Faces in the Crowd

The McCloskeys Founded a Nonprofit Dedicated to Education and Business Support

by LYDIA COBB | photos by Alicia Jeanne Photography Lifting Up Others Joe and Debby McCloskey have a combined 11 sisters. That’s plenty of female influence, according to Joe, and part...

Pierce Williams: Latest Creations are Stencil Prints of Famous Musicians

by Linda Frabl | photo by Dawn at Nicoli Productions Stencil Art Revolution! Pierce Williams (also known as Bill Pierce) is a Vista-based artist whose skill in forging new professional paths...

Jaydon Sterling-Randall Helps the Vista Art Foundation Give Artists a Voice

by KELLEY GUSICH | photos by Alicia Jeanne Photography Art Can Change the World A Palomar College sculpture class changed the world for Vista resident Jaydon Sterling-Randall. “I do work a...

With a Passion for Cycling and an Itch for Travel, Jeremy Nolan Biked 4,228...

by MICHELLE TREMBLAY | photos by Alicia Jeanne Photography Sense of Adventure Jeremy Nolan’s passion for biking goes way back. “I raced on the Whitman College Club cycling team for a...

Margrette Lamkin Teaches Strength and Flexibility Through Pilates

by BECCA BARR | photos by Mark Hopkins Photography Strengthening Cores and Values Exercising can be hard, especially for people trying something new. Longtime Vista resident Margrette Lamkin hopes to help....

Elizabeth and Eric Sainz Enjoy the Fruits of Their Labor (and Veggies and Nuts,...

by LIZ ONUFER | photos by Samantha Gleaton Photography Working with Nature An edible food forest may sound like something out of a fairy tale, but Elizabeth and Eric Sainz have...

Retired Superintendent of Schools Dave Cowles Continues to Make a Difference in 92081

by JENNIFER FRAKES | photo by Alicia Jeanne Photography Cornerstone of the Community Dave Cowles has deep roots in the city of Vista. He first came to the community as a...

Helping Youth Succeed

by Linda Frabl | photo by Dawn at Nicoli Productions Mike Havis Makes Researching College Majors and Career Salaries Easier Shadowridge resident Mike Havis founded the nonprofit organization Educate to Career...

Terry Chamberlin Brings Families Together with Cookies and Fun Activities

by JENNIFER FRAKES | photos by Jessica Breaux Baked with Gramma's Love When Terry Chamberlin retired from her career as an executive assistant for a local software company, she had a...

Antonio Bowman Is an Inspiration On and Off the Field

by MICHELLE TREMBLAY | photos by Alicia Jeanne Photography Overcoming Adversity Last October, Rancho Buena Vista High School (RBV) senior Antonio Bowman was seriously injured during his high school football game....