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Features editor Candice Brusuelas shows off her new Citizens Fire Academy t-shirt.
Engineer Louis Gonzales (left) is one of Brusuelas’ first new firefighting friends.

Citizens Fire Academy: Week 1

Monday night was the first of many for the new semester of the Citizen’s Fire Academy course. This is the fourth class of citizen firefighters, and I am excited to say I’m one of them. This 12-week course shows ordinary residents what the fire department does on a daily basis and the services they provide. The class meets once a week and some Saturdays. It’s a yearly course that starts in August and runs to early November.

Pet portraits by a San Marcos artist help save real pets via PALS.

Pet portrait proceeds help PALS

A local artist is giving San Marcans a way to feature the likeness of their pets in their home, and help others along the way. San Marcos artist Veronique Hahn has recently started painting abstract pet portraits with part of the proceeds going back to Prevent A Litter (PALS) of San Marcos.


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