Supervisor Jeffries has positive outlook despite challenges

Supervisor Jeffries has positive outlook despite challenges

Riverside County 1st District Supervisor Kevin Jeffries was the speaker at the Economic Workforce Development Committee luncheon held Sept. 21, at the Diamond Club in Lake Elsinore. “I have been in office four years and nine months, and I have a lot of frustration and excitement,” Jeffries said. “An excitement dampened by our fiscal financial […]

Wine Country Music Awards announces concert headliners

Wine Country Music Awards announces concert headliners

The Wine Country Music Awards presented by Golden Crown Productions is generating interest all over Southern California, attracting more than 100 artist submissions in 11 different categories. The awards ceremony will be held Sunday, Nov. 5, at the Wilson Creek Winery in Temecula and will feature a full concert by Terri Nunn and Berlin, Warrant, […]

Record number of pets adopted during AFV’s “Clear the Shelters” day

Record number of pets adopted during AFV’s “Clear the Shelters” day

WILDOMAR – In just one day, hundreds of local residents visited the shelter at Animal Friends of the Valleys as well as the Petco stores in Temecula, Menifee and Lake Elsinore and adopted a record number of cute and cuddly pets. According to Neil Trent, executive director of AFV, families, couples and individuals adopted 103 […]

Great Oak Steak House offers the finest dining near home

Great Oak Steak House offers the finest dining near home

My wife and I recently visited the highly-regarded Great Oak Steakhouse at Pechanga Resort & Casino for the first time, deciding to stay local for an anniversary dinner instead of driving to Ruth’s Chris Steak House in San Diego. It was a gastronomic delight from appetizer to dessert. The Great Oak Steakhouse is the “prime” […]

Commercial and industrial real estate poised for explosive growth in Inland Empire

Commercial and industrial real estate poised for explosive growth in Inland Empire

The driveway was rocks and gravel. The parking lot was dirt and mud in some places. Still, a distinguished group of city officials, developers and commercial real estate marketing professionals gathered enthusiastically for the grand opening of three warehouse-sized buildings at the end of 3rd Street in Lake Elsinore on a Thursday morning. The buildings […]

SRPF Summer Concert Series a huge hit

SRPF Summer Concert Series a huge hit

The Santa Rosa Plateau and Nature Education Foundation began the second half of their 2017 Summer Concert Series and 20th annual Santa Rosa Plateau Art Show with a fun-filled show put on by Ryan Bueter and Killer Dueling Pianos. Killer Dueling Pianos has put on shows nationwide, including for clients such as the NFL, NBA, […]

Foster kids receive free athletic shoes

Foster kids receive free athletic shoes

On July 24 at the Pechanga Theater, 54 foster children from Rancho Damacitas and the Koinonia programs in Temecula received free brand-name athletic shoes from the Shoes That Fit organization and Pechanga Casino & Resort. Angels pitcher, aptly-named Matt Shoemaker, distributed the shoes personally to each of the children. Pechanga also treated the foster children […]

Six chambers of commerce celebrate with Assistance League of Temecula Valley

Six chambers of commerce celebrate with Assistance League of Temecula Valley

Six local chambers of commerce – Temecula, Murrieta, Wildomar, Lake Elsinore, Canyon Lake and Menifee – joined together, July 11, to celebrate with the Assistance League of Temecula Valley for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Assistance League Thrift Store, 28720 Via Montezuma, in Temecula. The Assistance League was celebrating being honored as the 2017 Nonprofit […]