Local company develops small wind turbine for home and commercial use

Local company develops small wind turbine for home and commercial use

A new wind turbine developed in the Temecula Valley could save homeowners hundreds to thousands of dollars annually in energy costs, according to Dan Bechtel, President and COO of Universal Wind Turbine, LLC. Bechtel said the company has designed and built a compact Wind Turbine Generation System (WTGS) that can produce more than enough energy […]

Temecula stabbing victim and suspect identified

Temecula stabbing victim and suspect identified

The victim of stabbing that occurred on Nellie Ct. in Temecula early Thursday morning, May 15 has been identified as 21-year-old Wilysha Gardner, according to Deputy Albert Martinez, public information officer for Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. The suspect in this homicide has been identified as Jonathan Kim, 23 years old of Temecula. He has been […]

One woman’s journey affects lives of many

One woman’s journey affects lives of many

When it comes to strong women making a difference, many names come to mind. Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey and even Madonna have all championed causes to empower people in their local communities and around the world. While there are many women who work tirelessly on thousands of causes to make the world a better place, […]

Voluntary EMS subscription program sees success, saves station

Murrieta Fire Department’s EMS Subscription program is exceeding expectations according to department analysts. Currently, there are 8,500 subscribers to the program, far exceeding the initial projected numbers for first year enrollment. The program was designed to help offset declining tax revenues that fund the department. The one-year-old EMS Subscription Program began in January 2013 when […]

Supervisors approve funding for Wine Country sewer improvements

Supervisors approve funding for Wine Country sewer improvements

In spite of concerns regarding funding, the Riverside County Board of Supervisors voted to approve the Temecula Valley Wine Country Interagency Funding Agreement between Riverside County and Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) during a regular meeting held April 22. The move will allow for a budget adjustment in the county’s general fund and a loan […]

Temecula to host city-wide clean-up day, April 26

The city of Temecula, along with CR&R Waste and Recycling Services, will hold a city-wide cleanup day this Saturday, April 26. The event is for Temecula residents only and will be held at Chaparral High School. The goal of the program according to event organizers is to help residents dispose of household waste and large […]

Library to give away legal advice, comics

Library to give away legal advice, comics

Temecula Library will hold a free legal clinic in celebration of National Law Day on Thursday, May 1, followed by a Free Comic Book Day on May 3. During the legal clinic, volunteer attorneys will be on hand for 15 minute consultations. “We had a clinic a couple of weeks ago and 16 people signed […]

Storm set to celebrate 20 years of baseball throughout season

Storm set to celebrate 20 years of baseball throughout season

In spite of a heartbreaking 5-6 loss to Lancaster JetHawks on opening night, April 10 Lake Elsinore Storm hit a homerun opening the season with a year-long celebration honoring the team’s 20 years of baseball in Southern California. The Lake Elsinore Storm became a fixture in Southern California when they opened their gates on April […]

2014 Reality Rally fundraising event returns to Old Town Temecula

2014 Reality Rally fundraising event returns to Old Town Temecula

Like most weekends, the streets in historic downtown Temecula were packed this past Saturday, April 12. The usual Saturday shoppers and sightseers got the treat of their lives around noon though, when 120 reality TV stars along with their teammates took to the streets in an Amazing Race style event to raise money for Michelle’s […]

Reality Rally brings stars, fans together

Reality Rally brings stars, fans together

Gillian Larson is at it again. The former Survivor contestant and Temecula resident will bring the popular Reality Rally back to Temecula this weekend, April 11-13 and this year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever. The event, featuring 120 television reality stars from 39 reality TV shows, allows fans the opportunity to […]