BE HAPPY, BE SAFE!

October 24, 2014 2:22 pm

Please be careful and safe this holiday season. If you participate in Halloween please see this website for safety tips. Be happy and be safe!

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Easy Riding on the San Luis Rey River Trail near Oceanside

October 21, 2014 4:42 pm

Whether you’re looking to test your speed, or you just want to go for a leisurely ride, the San Luis Rey River Trail is a great place to take your bike. This 7.2-mile trail, situated along the banks of the San Luis Rey River, is separate from motorized traffic and open to both cyclists and pedestrians. Free of stop signs and traffic lights, this trail is the perfect place for an uninterrupted ride or walk near Oceanside.

Dogs are welcome on the San Luis Rey River Trail. It's requested that owners keep their pets on a leash six feet or shorter and pick up any waste their four-legged friends leave behind. The west end of the trail is only a short walk from the Oceanside Transit Center, making it easy to catch public transportation home at the end of your ride. Trail use is suggested during daytime hours only, as the trail is not lighted.

San Luis Rey River Trail
Consult website for information about access points
www.ci.oceanside.ca.us/gov/ns/parks/amenities/trails.asp
www.yelp.com/biz/san-luis-rey-river-trail-oceanside

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How to Find Find Farmers’ Markets Near You

October 14, 2014 12:41 pm

If you strive to include local, organic produce in your diet, this post is for you! The following two websites make it easy to track down farmers' markets near you, so you can continue to stock your kitchen with fresh fruits and vegetables from local farmers.

USDA’s National Farmers Market Directory [USDA]
Listing more than 8,200 markets across the U.S., the USDA's farmers' market directory makes it easy to find exactly what you're looking for. You can search by zip code, available products, accepted payment, and location (e.g. farm or closed-off street). Making this tool even more convenient, results can be exported to a spreadsheet or viewed in map form.

Farmers' Markets [Local Harvest]
This website displays local farmers' markets in map form with a directory of market names listed underneath. Simply type your zip code at the top of the webpage, then click the results for more information and product highlights of each farmers' market.

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