County waste department to provide free household hazardous waste collection event for the Murrieta area on Saturday

County waste department to provide free household hazardous waste collection event for the Murrieta area on Saturday

The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources has scheduled a free household hazardous-waste collection event on Saturday (Oct. 22) at the Murrieta City Hall parking lot. The collection is open to all Riverside County residents. The department provides an opportunity for Riverside County residents to keep hazardous waste out of the county landfills and ensure it […]

Valley News announces America Essay Contest winners

Valley News announces America Essay Contest winners

Our Valley News staff would like to thank ALL of the encouraged students (and the teachers who encouraged them) who shared their patriotic thoughts and feelings in our essay contest! The winners for each grade range is as follows: Grades 2-3:  Kinzee Turner Grades 4-5:  Aly Swingley Grades 6-8:  Mary Handler Grades 9-12: Allyson Park Thanks […]

The Interfaith Council of Murrieta & Temecula Valley Presents Featured Speaker Opal Singleton

The Interfaith Council of Murrieta & Temecula Valley Presents Featured Speaker Opal Singleton

The Interfaith Council of Murrieta & Temecula Valley will present a special speaker, Opal Singleton, who will present “Million Kids and Human Trafficking” on Tuesday, July 19, 7 pm at the Temecula Public Library, 30600 Pauba Road. The public is invited to this free presentation. It’s important to bring the whole family, including children who […]

SCAQMD Releases Air Quality Alert

The South County Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) has recently released an hourly estimate of local Ozone levels. As of June 29 at 12 p.m., local Ozone reached 105 AQI (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups). When current or predicted air quality in your area is in the Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups range, or worse, please refrain […]

TRAFFIC ALERT: Traffic Signals to be Impacted along Rancho California Road at Jefferson/Old Town Front, I-15 ramps and Ynez Road

UPDATE 4:21pm: Good news. Southern California Edison (SCE) has informed the City that the traffic signal at the intersection of Rancho California Road and Jefferson/Old Town Front Street will be the only signal to lose power starting at approximately 7:00 PM. The signals at Rancho California and Ynez, and the I-15 on/off-ramps should not be […]