Oceanside Historical Society

‘Top Gun’ house gets a noticeable makeover

‘Top Gun’ house gets a noticeable makeover

OCEANSIDE — A new coat of yellow paint, two murals, and an information sign are causing people to stop and look at the “Top Gun” house on Pacific Street.

Preservation efforts on hold for ‘Top Gun’ house

Preservation efforts on hold for ‘Top Gun’ house

OCEANSIDE — Many people know the Victorian beach cottage on Pacific Street as the “Top Gun” house featured in the 1986 movie staring Tom Cruise, but historians see it as a significant historical landmark.

Historical Society opens up city’s photo archives

Historical Society opens up city’s photo archives

OCEANSIDE — To honor the city’s 125th anniversary, the Oceanside Historical Society gave a PowerPoint presentation of more than a dozen historic Oceanside images at the Civic Center Library on Sept. 14.

Oceanside Historical Society, library seeking out historical photos

Oceanside Historical Society, library seeking out historical photos

OCEANSIDE — The Oceanside Historical Society and Public Library are putting out a call for historical photos dating from the 1970s and earlier.