2015 Perris Auto Speedway Schedule

Sept. 12 PASSCAR Series – Street stocks, Super Stocks, Modifieds, and Factory Stocks Sept. 19 Glenn Howard Classic USAC/CRA Sprint Cars, PAS Senior Sprints, PAS Young Guns, and California Lightning Springs Oct. 3 11th Annual Southern California Fair Oct. 24 PASSCAR Champions Night – Street Stocks, Super Stocks, Modifieds, Factory Stocks, and CDCRA Dwarf Cars […]

WestMar Commercial Real Estate announces recent transactions

TEMECULA—WestMar Commercial Real Estate, a leading local real estate services firm, announced the following transactions on Sept. 3: Sales Protea Senior Living, LLC purchased 4± acres of commercial land from Chaparral Courtyard, LLC. The property is located near the northeast corner of Winchester Road and Nicolas Road, in Temecula. Jerry Palmer, Mark Esbensen and Scott […]

DAR will celebrate Constitution Week with Bells Across America ceremony on Sept. 17

DAR will celebrate Constitution Week with Bells Across America ceremony on Sept. 17

TEMECULA – Sept. 17 marks the 228th anniversary of the signing of the Constitution of the United States. As a result of the Daughters of the American Revolution petitioning President Dwight Eisenhower in 1956, Sept. 17 – 23 is designated Constitution Week and Sept. 17 is designated Constitution Day. The intention of recognizing this significant […]

Temecula Valley Elks hold Elks National Foundation fundraiser

Temecula Valley Elks hold Elks National Foundation fundraiser

TEMECULA—Recently the Temecula Valley Elks held a fundraiser for the Elks National Foundation, an Elks charity. The Elks National Foundation helps fund scholarships, Hoop Shoot and various programs throughout the United States. The special guest at the fundraiser was District Deputy Grand Exalted Ruler for the Southeast District Bob Cones, who is a member of […]

EMWD moves into Stage 4b of drought response plan

EMWD moves into Stage 4b of drought response plan

PERRIS—Eastern Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors voted on Wednesday, Sept. 2 to move into Stage 4b of the District’s Water Shortage Contingency Plan effective that day. The move reduces outdoor water budgets by 30 percent. Stage 4b allows for reductions of up to 50 percent in outdoor (Tier 2) water budgets as a response […]

LifeStream eliminates tattoo deferral for potential blood donors

SAN BERNARDINO—LifeStream blood bank is altering its policy that currently defers potential blood donors with a tattoo for one year from the date of the most recent inking. The new policy took effect on Monday, Aug. 31. “Since the 2012 implementation of the “Safe Body Art Act” in California, body art establishments are required to […]

Number of tech savvy seniors growing each year

Technology maven Clara Tsao figures that nearly two-thirds of seniors over 65 are connected by computers and smartphones and that the number is growing at a rate of six percent a year, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens. That’s a good thing for the nation’s aging population. For one thing, most seniors, nearly 80 […]

Saavedra graduates from Army basic combat training

COLUMBIA, S.C.—Army Pvt. Louis Saavedra has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. He is the son of Christine and Louis Saavedra of Menifee and a 2009 graduate of Mission Hills High School in San Marcos, Calif. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and […]

Classes now forming with city of Menifee Community Services Department

MENIFEE—Menifee Community Services Department announced that brand new classes are forming now at various facilities. Instructors were carefully selected to bring safe, fun and affordable classes to Menifee residents. Classes have been scheduled to meet the needs of all Menifee families. Current classes include: horseback riding, yoga, Zumba, dance for youth and teens, cooking, dog […]

Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

Animal Friends of the Valleys September Special:  For the month of September all adult cats and kittens are just $5 (plus spay/neuter fee if applicable) with approved application. My name is Ted and I’m a 2-year-old creme colored domestic short-haired cat. I’m a handsome and playful boy who would be a wonderful pet. I am already […]