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35 New Del Sur Homes Sold in January & February

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Black Mountain Ranch LLC reported that 35 homes were sold in January and February at four Del Sur neighborhoods.

“Del Sur’s guest builders are seeing positive impacts from favorable buying conditions like tax credit eligibility, low mortgage rates and stabilizing home values, and they are reacting accordingly by stepping up construction to meet demand,” said Bill Ostrem, president…..   Read more…

Velocity Sports is Hosting FREE Self-Defense Classes

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Over 200 area teens registered in less than 24 hours for series of 3 free self-defense classes that began this past Friday.

The event was hosted by Velocity Sports Performance in 4S Ranch whose mission is to help athletes become faster, stronger and more confident.

Physical Self-defense techniques were demonstrated by….   Read more…

Danceology Students Earn Scholarships at San Francisco Event Over Weekend

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Danceology students ventured to San Francisco to participate in the West Coast Dance Explosion Convention.

Among the participants were Danceology students Chloe Lafleur and Kelly Cota. Both of these girls walked away from the weekend earning scholarships from the convention! Kelly earned a WCDE convention scholarship and Chloe was honored….   Read more…

23 New Homes in 4S Ranch Sell Within One Hour

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All 23 homes in two phase releases at the new-home communities of Monteluz and Andalusia at 4S Ranch sold in less than one hour earlier this month.

“We couldn’t be more pleased about the response to our new neighborhoods. We attribute the sell-out to offering homes that today’s buyers are looking for: beautiful architecture….    Read more…

4S Ranch Branch Library Surges As Economy Slows

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With Southern California – and much of the country – still reeling from a slow economy, at least one local entity is seeing a surge in business: The San Diego County Library’s 4S Ranch Branch.

“We are incredibly busy,” 4S Ranch Branch Library Manager June Zhou said. “Visits to the library are significantly higher than last year, especially by those utilizing our nine computer terminals…   Read more…

Del Norte High School Launches Innovative Water-Saver Fundraiser

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Del Norte High School’s Parent Teacher Student Association is inviting the media to attend the launch of a water-wise and green-savvy fundraiser on Monday, February 1, 2010.

The fund drive, …
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Postal Annex+ 4S Ranch Village Tops Rankings

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San Diego, CA (January 2010) – A 4S Ranch merchant tops the scoring in the latest Annex Brands overall customer service rankings. Postal Annex+ 4S Ranch Village received a “100% …
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Nighthawk Youth Football – Sign Up Now!

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-submitted by Chad Mitten, Publicity Director for the Youth Football Program

The Nighthawks Youth Football League is currently underway! Their Spring 8-man League consists of 4 grade based divisions each with an unlimited weight class.

Teams in each division will consist of no more than 16 players with (8-kids) in play at any given time. The playing field is 80 yards    Read more…

Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market to Open in 4S Ranch

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Fresh & Easy, a 14,000 square foot neighborhood market, has broken ground at 4S Ranch Village Center located at the intersection of Camino del Norte and Dove Canyon Road.  Doors are expected …
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Press Release – Garage, Cars Destroyed in Structure Fire

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-Courtesy of Rancho Sante Fe Fire Protection District

RANCHO SANTA FE, Calif. — On Friday, January 1, 2010, at 11:24 p.m., Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District firefighters responded to …
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