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City Council Said No Citizens Say Yes for Alley Art Festival

By   /  August 26, 2016  /  Local  /  1 Comment

Jaydon Randall….At the Vista City Council meeting on August 9th I spoke in front of the Council asking them to consider waiving the Vista Art Foundations street closure fees for the 2016 Alley Art Festival. This is the 3rd year of the festival. 2014 was our first year and we had received a small grant […]

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Motorcycle Riders and Pizza

By   /  August 25, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Kathy Woods….Every Monday night at 7:00pm at Lampost/Backstreet Pizza, in the Vista Village, you will find over a dozen men with motorcycles gathering there to shake hands, eat pizza and talk about motorcycles.  They are the Doulos Brotherhood, which means, “Put others before ourselves and seek to serve those around us. We are a brotherhood […]

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Sustainable Surplus Back to School BYOB

By   /  August 25, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Alison Sprague….On Thursday, August 18th, Sustainable Surplus welcomed teachers and nonprofit staff to their 5th annual Back to School BYOB (Bring Your Own Box) event, where they were encouraged to fill an empty box with free office supplies. Sustainable Surplus is a nonprofit organization that turns corporate overload into resources for the community. Perfectly good […]

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Skye Apartments Holds Summer Luau Open House

By   /  August 22, 2016  /  North County  /  No Comments

Last Saturday on August 20th, Skye Apartments located at 501 W. Bobier Drive, Vista, CA 92083, held a Summer Luau Open House to welcome North County residents to see Vista’s newest apartment complex.  Guests were welcomed at the entrance by Teresa Cleveland and Carrie Jeffords who gave each person a Lei and goodie box. “When […]

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Prayer in the Park

By   /  August 15, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Prayer Matters You are invited to a neighborhood prayer meeting in The Park! (PIP) on Saturday, August 20- 27, 2016 from 9:30 to 10:00 A.M., located in Buena Vista Park at Shadowridge & Antiqua Drive, Vista, 92081.  (Look for the PIP sign when turning into the park). This is a non-political gathering to pray for […]

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Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary

By   /  August 8, 2016  /  Local  /  1 Comment

The Flying Pig Pub and Kitchen at 230 S. Santa Fe Avenue in Vista, celebrated its 1st Anniversary on Sunday, August 7, 2016.  Their actual anniversary date is Wednesday August 10th but Roger “Roddy” and Aaron Browning, wanted to celebrate during the weekend while the 27th Annual Rod Run was in full swing in Historic […]

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Neverland at the Moonlight With Peter Pan Excited All

By   /  August 3, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Neverland at the Moonlight With Peter Pan Last Friday on July 29, 2016, the Moonlight Youth Theatre and Moonlight Angels Auxiliary of the Moonlight Culttural Foundation hosted a Young Performers Theatric Luncheon and an Afternoon Adventure with Peter Pan including a backstage tour of the Moonlight Stage. Activities included: Theatrical Make-Up, Photo Booth, Life Casting […]

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Opening Celebration of Information Resource Center Celebrates Seniors

By   /  July 23, 2016  /  North County  /  No Comments

Standing Room Only!  So many guests came out to celebrate the Opening of the Information Resource Center in San Marcos that it was a challenge to fit everyone in the building. The Information Resource Center is an invaluable new resource for seniors in the region.  The Foundation for Senior Wellbeing not only connects seniors with comprehensive resources for housing, […]

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Health Care Discussed At Chambers Government Affairs Meeting

By   /  July 7, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

TR Robertson….On Thursday, around 30 civic, political and business leaders crowded into the Vista Chamber meeting room for a monthly Government Affairs Committee meeting that features presentations from various agencies in the county and updates from different political groups on legislation and concerns that affect the citizens of Vista. The meeting was called to order […]

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When Pigs Fly Receives the 1st Golden Fork Award

By   /  June 30, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

The 8th Annual Taste of Vista was held on Wednesday, June 15, 2016.  The Golden Fork Award was awarded to the restaurant that the attendees voted on for “Best Taste”.  The first winner of the Prestigious Golden Fork Award went to When Pigs Fly.  They are located at 1211 East Vista Way and owned by […]

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Moonlight Cultural Foundation Donates Baby Grand Piano

By   /  June 27, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Vista, CA…On Monday, June 27, 2016, The Moonlight Cultural Foundation through the generosity of a group of its donors,was donated a Samick SG140 Baby Grand Piano to the music and theater program of the Boys and Girls Club of Vista. Present at this presentation was: Boys & Girls Club of Vista, CEO Matt Koumaras. Moonlight […]

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Full Moon Brings Out Stargazers to Historic Vista

By   /  June 20, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Kathy Woods…The full moon brought out many sky enthusiasts to the Wavelength Brew Company at 236 Main Street in Historic Downtown Vista.   We found Hans Haas, the Owner of Wavelength, stated that with the clear skies this evening, we would be able to view the Moon, Saturn and Mars and it was quite spectacular to […]

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Iron Mongers Gym Hosts 2 Day Power Lifting Event at Smash Weight Open

By   /  June 9, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Last Saturday June 4th and Sunday June 5th the Iron Mongers Gym, formerly Smash Academy, hosted a 2 day power lifting extravaganza in Vista. Last year the event was 1 day with 60 participants. This year the event grew to 2 days with 45 participants each day performing in 3 categories which included Bench Press, […]

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3rd Annual Belching Beaver Car Show

By   /  June 6, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

The 3rd Annual Belching Beaver Car Show, 980 Park Center Dr, Ste A, was held on Sunday June 5th, 2016. It was a beautiful sunny day with lots of Belching Beaver craft beer with awesome and amazing looking driving machines of old. The cars were just beautiful and everyone enjoyed socializing and listening to the […]

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The Wave Waterpark OPENS May 28

By   /  May 26, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

OPENING DAY – MAY 28! Yay! The waterpark is officially open daily beginning this Saturday (May 28, 2016). Join us for your first big splash of the summer! More Information»

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Early Childhood Education Fair Held Saturday, May 14th

By   /  May 19, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Saturday, May 14th 2016 VUSD in conjunction with Early Enrichment Systems, and several other local partners, held their 2nd annual Early Childhood Education Fair. There was representation from every elementary school in Vista Unified along with  several from non profit organizations, and community partners. This fair was to bring awareness to the forefront about the […]

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ALDI Store Grand Opening in Vista May 19th to 22nd

By   /  May 16, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

Kathy Woods…The new ALDI Store at 1750 University Drive in Vista  held an Open House on Sunday from 2 to 6 pm. Hundreds of guests waited in line to enter the store to see what all the excitement was about. We were greeted by several associates that offered pastries and juice to enjoy while touring the […]

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Victoria Waufle Vista City Council Candidate Holds Fundraiser

By   /  February 25, 2016  /  Local  /  No Comments

  Vista City Council Candidate Victoria Waufle held an Open House meet & greet fundraiser Thursday night, February 25th, for her friends, family and supporters to learn about her vision for the future of our City.  Some attendees were dressed in casual Hawaiian attire, and enjoyed delicious appetizers and refreshments from the “Island”. The pulled […]

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Community and City Meeting Regarding Parking

By   /  November 23, 2015  /  Local  /  No Comments

On Wednesday, November 18th the City received  community input on a variety of parking issues. City staff and community members engaged in dialogue that covered many parking issues or concerns from parking enforcement to parking requirements for multi-family residential development, adequate parking for businesses to thrive. Also safety issues, such as proper lighting of parking […]

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Vista City Council Meeting, 5 hours 27 minutes

By   /  November 16, 2015  /  Local  /  No Comments

Last week  TheVistaPress.com  published the agenda for the City Council meeting held on Tuesday, November 10th and  mentioned that you should bring snacks as a long meeting was expected.  At 9:50 pm the City Manager, Patrick Johnson, informed the City Council members that if they were going to continue the meeting past 10 pm they […]

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