Villaranda makes return to the small screen on NBC’s ‘The Voice’

Villaranda makes return to the small screen on NBC’s ‘The Voice’

The little girl with the big voice is back in the limelight. Anatalia Villaranda, last seen on the final season of “American Idol,” wowed judges of NBC’s “The Voice” with her performance of Bruno Mars’ “Runaway Baby.” Villaranda, 16, appeared during the first episode of the show’s newest season Monday, Feb. 23. With her family […]

‘SURVIVOR’ winner Adam Klein set to appear April 6-8 at Reality Rally in Temecula Valley

‘SURVIVOR’ winner Adam Klein set to appear April 6-8 at Reality Rally in Temecula Valley

Appearing at this year’s Reality Rally was a no-brainer for “SURVIVOR: Millennials vs. Gen. X,” winner Adam Klein. The twenty-something player lost his mother to lung cancer shortly after his return from playing the game that has earned a huge following since it first aired in May 2000. Klein said that his mother, Susie, was […]

Robots rule at Thompson Middle School’s VEX Robotics Competition

Robots rule at Thompson Middle School’s VEX Robotics Competition

Students from 28 middle schools through the Southern California gathered at Thompson Middle School for a VEX Robotics Competition Saturday, Feb. 25. The event, which was open to the public, highlighted each team’s skills as robots built by each team, battled it out on the “battlefields” set up at the school. Thompson Middle School had […]

Journalism should provide people with valuable, verified information

I don’t often comment on national politics, unless it’s an election year, but President Donald Trump’s words really got me thinking this week. During his Feb. 16 news conference, he addressed his issues with the press calling them “dishonest” and saying, “The press is honestly, out of control.” I have to say I agree with […]

Lake Elsinore comes to agreement with Alberhill developer Castle & Cooke, all urge ‘no’ vote on special election initiative

Lake Elsinore City Council approved an amended agreement for the Alberhill Villages Specific Plan during its Feb. 14 meeting and urged residents to vote ‘no’ in the May 2 special election for a separate Alberhill Villages Initiative. Should the initiative pass, it would negate the new agreement council approved during the meeting. Under the new […]

TEMECULA: ‘Love & Music… to Help us Heal’ tribute concert celebrates the life of slain Whittier Police Officer Keith Boyer

TEMECULA: ‘Love & Music… to Help us Heal’ tribute concert celebrates the life of slain Whittier Police Officer Keith Boyer

TEMECULA – Plans for a benefit concert to honor slain Whittier Police Officer Keith Boyer are underway. Boyer, a 27 year veteran of the Whittier Police Department, had strong ties to many in the Temecula Valley. According to a press release issued by the artists organizing the event, the purpose of the concert is “to […]