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A city of southern California north of San Diego. It is in an area that specializes in grapes and citrus fruit.
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(ˌɛs kənˈdi doʊ)

a city in SW California. 116,184.
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Snow is a veteran commercial banker and has over 25 years of banking experience in the Escondido and North County Markets.
Survivors include four daughters, Patty Williams of Lakeview, Ark., Barbara Palmer of Harrisburg, Carol Stowe of Escondido, Calif., and Suzanne Spencer of San Diego; two sisters, Helen Mathews of Salida, Calif., and Shirley Palmer of Hastings, Neb.; a brother, Fred Gilbert of Rockford, Ill.; and 14 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
A special thank you goes out to Karen Gonzalez and April Peterson of Escondido, Calif.
After a helicopter tour of some of the hardest-hit areas, followed by a driving and walking neighbourhood visit, Bush said he and other top US officials were there "to assess the needs, to listen to the concerns, and to respond." His comments came as he stood with California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and firemen and rescue workers near four burned-out homes in Escondido.
of Escondido, Calif., purchased the Back Yard Burgers at 2511 McCain Blvd.
Ritzer, Seven Ox Seven Part One: Escondido Bound is the first volume of a western trilogy.
Sammy comes to us as a former Marine Captain and eight-year veteran street/SWAT/etc, cop on the city of Escondido. California.
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TEACHERS AND STUDENTS at Escondido Union School District (Calif.) are becoming veritable desktop moviemakers thanks to a digital media project that has boosted teacher morale and student achievement.
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