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Gem society ‘heartbroken’ over destruction of stolen piece

One of the most prized specimens stolen during a smash-and-grab heist at the Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Museum is no longer intact — rendering it worthless, a museum official said this week. The nine-inch-long pink and green specimen was among five notable pieces stolen from the treasured tourmaline collection during …

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Fallbrook Music Society to present four hands piano

Naomi Hobbs, left, and Yumiko Oya are set to perform a concert, featuring four hands piano, at the Fallbrook Library, Oct. 29. FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Music Society invites the community to attend a one-of-a-kind concert experience with four hands piano Sunday, Oct. 29, featuring Fallbrook favorites, Naomi Hobbs and Yumiko …

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Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society to host potluck, meeting

From left, Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society members Christiane Toft and Bonnie Parsley show their gem and mineral specimens and handcrafted jewelry to members Angela De La Certa, Toni Carpenter and Rebecca Diaz. Elizabeth Cheatham photo FALLBROOK – After a busy summer primarily devoted to their booth and individual exhibits at the …

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Fallbrook Music Society presents ‘Four Women for Women’

From left to right, Quartet Nouveau consists of Victoria Bietz, violin; Erica Erenyi, cello; Annabelle Terbetski, viola; and Batya MacAdam-Somer, violin. FALLBROOK – Continuing its successful Classical Sundays format, Fallbrook Music Society celebrates women composers in classical music with Quartet Nouveau, an all-female string quartet performing 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. …

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Humane Society hires big dog lobbyist

Critics say San Diego mayor Kevin Faulconer — beset by legions of the downtown homeless and a bitter controversy over the future of Mission Valley’s Qualcomm Stadium — couldn’t get elected dog catcher these days. Enter the San Diego Humane Society in a well-greased attempt to show how to successfully …

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Scientific society recognizes local university professors

The world’s largest scientific society honored University of San Diego chemistry professor Tammy Dwyer and retired UC San Diego professor Marjorie Caserio in a Washington, D.C., ceremony Monday. The women were among 65 scientists who received fellowships from the American Chemical Society, which has more than 157,000 members. Caserio, a …

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Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society rock solid at fair

Meg Berry’s first-place winner in mixed display, work done by exhibitor. FALLBROOK – Although Fallbrook Gem and Mineral Society (FGMS) suspends regular monthly meetings during July and August, summertime was not an idle time for this active educational non-profit. Anyone attending the San Diego County Fair who toured the Hall …

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