If you can’t stand the heat …

If you can’t stand the heat …

Rosie O’Conner Special to Valley News Traveling entices my curiosity, and I’m adventurous enough to try new things. Therefore, when I heard about the healing ceremony of a temazcal, I was interested in trying it. A temazcal is a sweat lodge which originated in Mesoamerica, and the rituals are still practiced today in Mexico. It’s […]

STEM and the FBI, recruiting the best and the brightest

STEM and the FBI, recruiting the best and the brightest

WASHINGTON D.C. – The acronym STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) describes a range of academic disciplines that have become more important than ever to the FBI’s mission of protecting the American public. “The country’s enemies, be they terrorists, computer hackers, spies or financial fraudsters, are exploiting the newest technologies at every turn,” said Special […]

Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

Ramona Humane Society My name is Tripp. I am a 2-year-old Shepherd Rottweiler mix and very handsome boy. I am good with other dogs and would love a nice home with a yard. I am up-to-date on my shots and am looking for a loving home. I am all ready to go home with you! […]

Wine Country Calendar of Events

Friday, Dec. 8       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, John Rankin and Evan Diamond-Goldberg, Cougar Vineyard and Winery   6-10 p.m. Slive Music, Endeavor, Bel Vino Winery   11 a.m. to […]

Safety comes first when traveling with pets

Safety comes first when traveling with pets

TEMECULA – Pets’ love is unconditional, so it’s no wonder that pet parents want to keep their beloved animals by their side as much as possible. Pet owners whose pets spend ample time in the car should brush up on some safety precautions to ensure the roadways are safe for all travelers, including those covered […]

Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

Ramona Humane Society My name is Rusty. I am a 7-year-old Labrador, Rhodesian Ridgeback mix and a very sweet fellow. I am good with other dogs and love to ride in the car. I am up-to-date on my shots and am looking for a loving home. I am all ready to go home with you! […]

Simple steps may reduce depression triggers during the holidays

SAN DIEGO – It is no secret that the holiday season can be a stressful time. With family gatherings, office parties, gift exchanges and other demands on time and attention, the final month of the year can be a trying time for even the most optimistic and enthusiastic people. For individuals who suffer from or […]