Bluewater Grill features French and Italian seafood specialties in February

TEMECULA – Bluewater Grill is going back to the countries that wrote the book on love – France and Italy – for its February tasting celebration. Borrowing from the European tradition of linking romance with food, Bluewater Grill is hosting a “From Europe with Love” tasting throughout the month of February. The menu features special […]

Watch for potential symptoms of prostate cancer

TEMECULA – Prostate cancer is a formidable foe that kills tens of thousands of men every year. According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer is the third leading cause of death in American men, behind only lung cancer and colorectal cancer. The World Cancer Research Fund International said that age-adjusted incidence rates of prostate […]

Jeremiah’s Ranch to show film ‘BE SAFE The Movie’

FALLBROOK – Jeremiah’s Ranch will be showing the film “BE SAFE The Movie,” which teaches people with developmental disabilities skills for dealing with law enforcement and being safe, 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at North Coast Church, 1375 S. Mission Road, in Fallbrook. The meeting will include a complimentary dinner catered by Z Cafe and interactive exercises. Meetings […]

Melissa Melendez named Elected Woman of the Year 

Melissa Melendez named Elected Woman of the Year 

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Melissa A. Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, announced that she has been named the 2018 Elected Woman of the Year by California Women Lead for her outstanding work in public service. “Melissa Melendez’s dedication to public service is something to be admired,” Rachel Michelin, executive director and CEO of California Women Lead, said. “From being […]

Women over 40 shouldn’t worry about being single

Lee Volpe Special to Valley News Studies show that women are waiting longer to get married and to give birth than they were in the second half of the 20th century. Those women who remain unmarried and childless by their mid-40s comprise a relatively small percentage, though, and some social observers have said they are […]

Pets of the Week

Animal Friends of the Valleys Special: All cats/kittens, pit bulls and Chihuahua adoptions are just $5 (spay/neuter fees, if applicable, are additional). Dog & cat adoption fees include a microchip, basic shelter vaccines (excluding rabies and a free vet check. Hi, my name is Dude. I am a 5-month-old Tabby cat. I love to play […]

Wine Country Calendar of Events

Friday, Feb. 16 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Craft Faire, Maurice Car’rie Winery Noon-2 p.m. Gourmet Cheese Artisanal Tour & Wine Tasting, Avensole Winery 1-2:30 p.m. Behind the Scenes Wine Tour, South Coast Winery 3-4 p.m. Wine and Cupcake Pairing Tour, South Coast Winery 3-5:30 p.m. Happy Hour, Vineyard Rose, South Coast Winery 5-7 p.m. […]

Macala Orchards Winter Market offers taste of locally grown virgin olive oils

Macala Orchards Winter Market offers taste of locally grown virgin olive oils

Macala Orchards an award-winning olive and pomegranate grower in the foothills of Sage offered a taste of locally produced healthy virgin olive oil, sweet marmalade and pomegranate jelly and guava juices to visitors at its first Winter Market Feb. 5 at its warehouse on Garnet and Newport Roads. The business that grows organically fed olive, […]

Bugged by the flu or other ailments? Good nutrition protects and heals

Sanda Moldovan Special to Valley News As another flu epidemic tears through the U.S., the nation appears almost defenseless. From flu shots to healthy habits such as hand-washing and covering the mouth when coughing, no remedy is infallible. One of the best bets against getting the flu, according to experts, is eating healthier. Good nutrition, […]