Monday, July 27, 2009

San Manual Indian Bingo Sweepstakes

Del Taco launches Bold Challenges sporting sweepstakes

24 Jul 2009

San Manual Indian Bingo & Casino and Del Taco have launched a Bold Challenges sweepstakes that will give residents of California, Arizona and Nevada the opportunity to challenge the sports champion of their choice.

Winners can choose to challenge one of five champions: hockey player Luc Robitaille, ultimate fighter Tito Ortiz, race car driver Matt Kenseth, boxer Sugar Ray Leonard or poker player Annie Duke.

Entries will be accepted from July 29 through Aug. 28, and the winners will be notified in early September.

Participants can enter online or by texting the champion’s name to 34343 (for example, text Luc to 34343). Additional details and a special offer from San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino are available at participating Del Taco locations.

Thursday, July 16, 2009

free cookbook

Sun Maid is sending out a free cookbook that contains awesome looking recipes from breakfast to dinner. Examples include tropical breakfast risotto or vegetable, raisin, and rice salad. You can also get these 17 recipes in PDF. Check it out!

Monday, July 13, 2009


Fatality in Pala identified as 16-year-old boy

PALA- Friends and family are mourning a 16-year-old boy who apparently died after being struck by one or more vehicles on the Pala Indian Reservation.

Andrew Thomas Smith Jr. was found lying unresponsive in the roadway at Pala Temecula Road and Moro Road around around 2:45 a.m. Sunday, according to the California Highway Patrol and the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office.

He was taken to Pala's fire station, where he was pronounced dead at 3:15 a.m., the Medical Examiner's Office reported.

Smith lived on the Pala reservation with his father. His ATV was found nearby, according to the Medical Examiner's Office.

(previous story Sunday, July 12, 2009)

Fatal accident in Pala

PALA- One person Advertisement
was killed early this morning on a highway that runs along the Pala Indian Reservation, the California Highway Patrol said.

The CHP dispatcher on duty this morning had little information about the incident reportedly occured at

2:44 a.m. on Pala Temecula Road at Moro Road in Pala.

However the dispatcher did confirm that a person had died, but did not know whether a car or motorcycle was involved. The dispatcher also didn't know if any other people were injured.

The southbound lanes of Pala Temecula Road were shut down near the scene for about two hours. The Pala Casino Spa and Resort is about a mile southwest of where the fatality occurred.

2008 Twin spirit Women's gathering

Howka, this is a you tube video put together by the sisters from native out. The event is open to lesbians and bisexual and transgendered Native women and their non native partners and children. The event this year will be July 23-26. Contact me at if you are interested in attending.

Apollo 11 mission recreated

Howka tribal members,
For those of you that are too young to have experienced the landing on the moon, You will now be able to watch the Apollo 11 mission recreated in real time on the Web. The website goes live at 8:02 Thursday 90 minutes before the 40th Anniv. Of the Apollo

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

For Moms and Moms-to-Be

For Moms and Moms-to-Be:
1. Home Made Baby Food at "The Bump"- Every 1st Wednesday of the month, the W Hotel hosts "the Bump," where moms and babes get together to learn about local resources and services. Dining Details will be showcasing baby food at the July, August, and September meetings.
2. Indigo Dragon Open House- Come learn about hypnobirthing, acupressure, and pre and post natal massage at the Indigo Dragon Open House. Healthy, organic appetizers provided by Dining Details, with samples of organic, home made baby food. For more information on this event, please email


Howka tribal members, Just wanted to post some links that will offer freebies for our tribal children on their birthday.
Free birthday stuff for kids
Hot Wheels - FREE Coupon for a FREE hotwheels car on your child's birthday!

Burger King - FREE Hamburger Meal Birthday Club!

Denny's - FREE Kids under 10 will receive a "Happy Birthday" Postcard in the mail redeemable for a FREE Kid's Entree From the kids menu and a FREE Kids Sundae!