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It's an apple upgrade in Oak Glen after two drought-starved years

The apples have bounced back in Oak Glen, one of Southern California’s premier growing regions. Trees are full and shops are full of fresh fare after two years of disappointing harvests tied to the drought.   “We’re good,” Nina Foster, vice president of the Oak Glen Apple Growers Assn., said by...
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