Media Coverage

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Fallbrook Golf Club’s last stand is as training ground for firefighters. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, April 8, 2017.

Old Fallbrook golf course on its way to becoming winery. By J. Harry Jones, San Diego Union-Tribune, March 29, 2017.

Gird Valley ‘savior’ Work saluted by neighbors. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, December 2, 2016.

Shuttered golf club’s new owner applauded. By J. Harry Jones, San Diego Union-Tribune, November 25, 2016.

Fallbrook Golf Club sold; may become vineyard. By J. Harry Jones, San Diego Union-Tribune, November 16, 2016.

Escrow closes on Fallbrook Golf Club – Works now own 116-acre property. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, November 15, 2016.

Works have the cash – just want final bill for Fallbrook Golf Club. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, November 11, 2016.

Buyers waiting for attorney to provide tab for Fallbrook Golf Club. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, Oct. 28, 2016.

Fallbrook couple in process of trying to buy Fallbrook Golf Club. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, Sept. 22, 2016.

Fallbrook golf course in escrow. By J. Harry Jones, San Diego Union Tribune, Sept. 22, 2016

Fallbrook Golf Club owner Lamberson served with notice of default. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, Sept. 9. 2016.

Fallbrook Golf Club saga continues. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, Aug. 26, 2016.

Negotiations continue for Fallbrook Golf Club. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, Aug. 17, 2016.

Possible new suitor for Fallbrook Golf Club. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, Aug. 11, 2016.

Neighbors trying to keep Fallbrook course alive. By J. Harry Jones, San Diego Union Tribune, Aug. 6, 2016.

Yes, again: Fallbrook Golf Course a no-sale: Use of land as garbage dump is not off the table. By Ken Leighton, San Diego Reader, July 28, 2016.

Sale of Fallbrook Golf Course falls apart. By J. Harry Jones, San Diego Union Tribune, July 27, 2016.

Lamberson ends negotiations with Vaubel, closes Fallbrook Golf Club. By Tom Ferrall, Village News

New owner looms for Fallbrook Golf Club. San Diego Union Tribune, July 10, 2016.

Sale of Fallbrook Golf Club expected to be finalized this week. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, July 7, 2016.

Fallbrook Golf Club on verge of sale. By J. Harry Jones, San Diego Union Tribune, July 6, 2016

New hope for Fallbrook Golf Course. By Ken Leighton, San Diego Reader, July 2, 2016.

Fallbrook Golf Course to reopen Friday under new ownership. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, June 30, 2016

Fallbrook Golf Course closed ‘due to change in management’. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, June 30,2016.

Lamberson has ‘acceptable offers’ for Fallbrook Golf Course. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, June 3, 2016.

Lamberson still seeking buyer for Fallbrook Golf Course. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, May 5, 2016. 

Sad, baffling story at Fallbrook Golf Club. Residents, golfers contend that owner Jack Lamberson has intentionally run 56-year-old course into the ground. By Tod Leonard, San Diego Union Tribune, Mar. 14, 2016.

Fallbrook Golf Course sale falls through. “They created a monster that didn’t need to be created.” By Ken Leighton, San Diego Reader, Mar. 14, 2016.

Owner of Fallbrook Golf Club to close course March 14. By Tom Ferrall, Village News, Mar. 10, 2016.

Fallbrook Golf Course to shut down. Course maintenance to end the next day as owner moves to cut losses. By Bob Pickard, San Diego Union-Tribune, Mar. 9, 2016.

Gird Valley residents address FCPG, stating “We need to save Fallbrook Golf Course and the Gird Valley.” By Debbie Ramsey, The Village News, Feb. 18, 2016.

Hoping for positive change: Residents in vicinity of Fallbrook Golf Club organize themselves as owner contemplates options. By Debbie Ramsey, The Village News, February 4, 2016.

Part of Golf Course slated for land bank. Fallbrook residents in uproar over plan to sell the back nine. By Bob Pickard, San Diego Union Tribune, Feb. 2, 2016. Also available here in PDF.

Federal wetlands mitigation bank scam threatens popular California golf course. By Bonner Cohen, CFACT, Jan. 29, 2016.

Fallbrook Golf Course headed for the rough? Nearby residents fear potential sale will lead to abysmal conditions. By Ken Leighton, San Diego Reader, Jan. 26, 2016.

Old golf courses become new kind of wilderness. By Lewis Wallace, Marketplace, Jan. 12, 2015.

Opinion: Why locals shouldn’t be upset over a mitigation bank moving in. By William Coleman, Ecosystem Marketplace, Dec. 30, 2014.

Residents rally against plans for San Luis Rey Downs Golf Course. By Alison St. John, KPBS, Feb. 27, 2014.

Jack’s Place at Fallbrook Golf Club: A new name and lots of improvements! By Nathalie Taylor, Village News, Dec. 19, 2013.

Hukilau – Savor the food and the view! By Nathalie Taylor, Village News, Jan. 24, 2013.

New owners of Fallbrook Golf Club enthusiastic to please public. By Debbie Ramsey, Village News, Nov. 8, 2012.

Slice of land part of golf course feud. By Penny Parker, Denver Post, Sept. 27, 2009.

According to The San Diego Union-Tribunethe course sells 65,000 rounds a year in 1997. By Hank Wesch, San Diego Union-Tribune, Feb. 24, 1998.