Five graduate Air Force basic training

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, TEXAS – The Air Force graduated four new airmen from the Temecula Valley. U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Tyler N. Young, U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Nate Nguyen, U.S. Air Force Airman William C. Frazier III, U.S. Air Force Airman Brett Leonard and U.S. Air Force Airman Domonique A. Jordan all graduated from basic […]

How to find the right replacement windows

How to find the right replacement windows

TEMECULA – Replacing old windows is often a worthwhile investment for homeowners. Energy-efficient windows can prevent heating and cooling loss and keep homes more comfortable throughout the year. Such windows also can improve a home’s resale value, proving a good return on investment for homeowners who want to upgrade their homes before putting them on […]

Free screening of ‘Being Mortal’ June 27 at Michelle’s Place

TEMECULA – Michelle’s Place is holding a free, community screening of the documentary “Being Mortal” on June 27 at 6:30 p.m. After the screening, audience members can participate in a guided conversation on how to take concrete steps to identify and communicate wishes about end-of-life goals and preferences. “Being Mortal” delves into the hopes of patients and […]

Man killed in rollover identified

WILDOMAR  – The man killed in rollover crash in Wildomar was identified today as a Lake Elsinore resident. He was Ramon Castaneda, 31, according to the Riverside County coroner’s office. The victim identified as Castaneda was found at about 10:40 p.m. Friday, lying next to the vehicle that was reported being driven erratically northbound on Palomar Street before […]

Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

Retrievers and Friends My name is Angel. I am a beautiful, 2-year-old Rat Terrier mix. I walk on a leash, am housetrained and love to run and play in the yard. I would do well in a home with a lot of active young children. I am friendly and good with other dogs, no cats. […]

Nominations open for 2017 Women of Distinction awards

RIVERSIDE – Each year, Sen. Mike Morrell, R-Rancho Cucamonga, hosts the annual Women of Distinction Awards ceremony and dinner to recognize extraordinary women from around the 23rd Senate district who have positively impacted their community. The nomination window for this year’s event is now open through Aug. 1. Acknowledging remarkable women for their contributions to California has […]

Evening Balloon Glow with new balloons to pay tribute to Armed Forces

TEMECULA – “Somewhere over the Rainbow” Gap, lies a land of rolling emerald vineyards, iridescent blue skies and graceful hot air balloons. The Rainbow Gap is a natural phenomenon of the Temecula Valley that ushers the evening sea breezes into the valley of wine. It is this backdrop that cradles the 34th annual Temecula Valley Balloon & […]

Wine Country Calendar of Events

Friday, May 19       11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Craft Faire, Maurice Car’rie Winery   2-4 p.m. Gourmet Cheese Artisanal Tour & Wine Tasting, Avensole Winery   5-8 p.m. Live Music, Britt (Doehring) Kinoshita, Cougar Vineyard and Winery   6-9 p.m. Live Music, Sebastian Sidi, Avensole Winery Restaurant   6-10 p.m. Live Music, […]

Hemet Unified School District recognizes district librarian

Hemet Unified School District recognizes district librarian

HEMET – The governing board of the Hemet Unified School District, on nomination by Trustee Ross Valenzuela, has selected Dagmar Rea, district librarian, as the April recipient of the Governing Board Recognition and Award. Rea attended the University of Wyoming, where she received her Bachelor of Science in business education and her master’s degree in […]