WILDFIRE: Are You Prepared?

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RANCHO SANTA FE – Wildfires are a constant threat for those of us living in Southern California, especially within wildland-urban interface areas like Rancho Santa Fe and its surrounding communities. The Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District (RSFFPD) employs a full-time hazard abatement inspector. This inspector surveys properties for fire hazards and mails violation notices to property owners not in compliance with District Ordinance 2008-01, which can be found….   Read more…

4S Ranch Community Pool Now Open

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4S Ranch Community Pool opened last weekend (May 1) for the first time this year — and plans to stay open later in the day through the summer season in 2010. The pool, located at 16118 4S Ranch Parkway, is operated by Pacific Swim.

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4S Girls Softball Holds Pancake Fundraiser

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It was early on a Saturday morning, but hungry 4S residents turned out last weekend (May 1) at the 4S Ranch Sports Park for the 4S Ranch Girls Softball hosted pancake breakfast — designed to raise funds for the local program.

Starting at 7 a.m., volunteers served pancakes and other fixings until 10:30 a.m., making it a convenient way to feed the family prior to the day’s games in a all sports at the local complex.

4S Ranch Hosting Women's Senior Soccer Tournament

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A Women’s Senior Soccer Tournament — associated with the Prime of Life Women’s Soccer League and the San Diego Senior Olympics — is scheduled for May 29-30 at the 4S Ranch Sports Park.

Additional information is available by contacting Karen Brookfield at 619-226-1324 or by going to or Plans Mother's Day Drawing

By  •  Events, Local is sponsoring a 4S Ranch Mother’s Day drawing for a chance to win prizes from local businesses.

It’s easy for local residents to enter the drawing: Simply email the first and last name of the mother you feel should be honored to, with “Mother’s Day Drawing” in the subject line. Be sure to include your name, address, and phone number in the email…..   Read more…

4S Ranch Fields Site of Chelsea King Fundraiser

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La Jolla Youth Baseball has donated its field at Cliffridge Park for use on Sunday to raise money for the Chelsea’s Light Scholarship Fund. In addition, the La Jolla Surf, a 12-and-under team managed by Tim Scott, Greg Hansen and Paul Delmore, will participate.

Hundreds of youth baseball players from organizations throughout the region participated in a one-day tournament last weekend to….   Read more…