Corona athlete suspected of gunning down dad, visitor

CORONA  – A professional baseball player suspected of fatally shooting his father and another man and wounding a third inside a Corona home was arrested today following a short car and foot chase, authorities said. Brandon Willie Martin, 22, was arrested at the end of a pursuit in the 800 block of Derby Street, according to Corona police. […]

Charity

Dear Editor, Congratulations to the City of Temecula for not hosting the Susan G. Komen event this year. In my opinion, the organization has gotten off track from doing what many of us would consider to be acceptable behavior for a charity. The more than $670,000 that was raised at the event in Temecula last […]

LifeStream holding blood drives

TEMECULA—LifeStream is holding three blood drives this weekend. One drive will be at Brunswick Cal Oaks Bowl, 40440 California Oaks Road, Murrieta, on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Donors receive a coupon for a free game of bowling, courtesy of Brunswick and, while supplies last, a $1 discount coupon off a […]

The Alpaca Hacienda hosts 9th annual Open Ranch Day

The Alpaca Hacienda hosts 9th annual Open Ranch Day

TEMECULA—On Saturday, Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., The Alpaca Hacienda will open its gates to the community in celebration of National Alpaca Farm Days. The event is free and sure to delight animal lovers of all ages. Visitors will be able to see and hand feed an array of gentle alpacas, raised […]

Results of Sept.12 PASSCAR Races at Perris Auto Speedway

Results of Sept.12 PASSCAR Races at Perris Auto Speedway

PERRIS—Following are results of the Sept.12 Amsoil PASSCAR Series races at Perris Auto Speedway. PASSCAR Street Stocks 1. Luke Dodd – Riverside 2. Eddie Gurwell – Murrieta 3. Henry Wesoloski – Temecula 4. Ronnie Everhart – Perris 5. Casey MacDonald – Riverside 6. Stefan Davies – Murrieta 7. Mike Harris – Victorville 8. Curtis Dietzsch – […]

Robert John Merlo, DVM

Robert John Merlo, DVM

Robert John Merlo, DVM, was born November 7, 1941 and died August 14, 2015. “Dr. Bob,” son of Esther & John Merlo, was San Mateo High School’s senior class president and distinguished himself as a fiercely competitive football and track athlete. Aka “Big Horse,” he set the SMHS Bearcat shot-put record in 1960 finishing second […]

Pets of the week

Pets of the week

Retrievers and Friends Rusty is a 7-year-old Keeshond. She is very gentle. She belonged to an older man who loved her dearly. He passed away and Rusty is heartbroken. She will sit by your side as a faithful companion. She is good with other dogs and likes to go for short walks. She is working […]