Senior Citizens Service Center moves to new location

Senior Citizens Service Center moves to new location

The Senior Citizens Service Center and Food Bank, serving the Temecula/Murrieta community for almost 40 years, has been forced to move to a new location due to rising rents and reduced income in recent months. The center and food bank will be combining its operations with two other food bank organizations and will continue to […]

San Jacinto marijuana ordinance moves forward with more limits

San Jacinto marijuana ordinance moves forward with more limits

After many hours in workshops and public hearings, San Jacinto City Council moved ahead toward the strict regulation of commercial marijuana cultivation in designated light industrial areas of the city Tuesday, May 16. The council in a 5-0 vote amended Title 17 of marijuana Ordinance 17-02 of the city’s development code which provided the approval […]

Valley Beautiful’s Ramona Bowl Garden Festival draws many

Valley Beautiful’s Ramona Bowl Garden Festival draws many

Dozens of gardening enthusiasts took advantage of a series of informative garden workshops Saturday, May 20, during the second Ramona Bowl Garden Festival sponsored by Valley Beautiful and the University of California Master Gardeners of Riverside County. During the fundraiser for the maintenance of the gardens at the Ramona Bowl, located at 2700 Ramona Bowl […]

Manzanita Ranch Memorial Day Open House invites Veterans

Manzanita Ranch managers Johnny and Jill Roberts are inviting veterans to an open house at the ranch, “where horses are the therapy,” Memorial Day, May 29, beginning at 1 p.m. The ranch for years has been a place where veterans and others suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder can spend a day with gentle horses and […]

14-year-old Temecula filmmaker, director climbing to advertising stardom

14-year-old Temecula filmmaker, director climbing to advertising stardom

“Lights. Camera. Action!” Everyone who hears these words thinks of an intensely focused, experienced, older white-bearded director sitting on a movie set overseeing actors and his film crew. Yet that imaginative picture fizzles when you see 14-year-old Amelia Conway of Temecula standing next to a film crew equipped with the latest Arri movie camera, overhead […]

Hemet Police officers will soon have new police vehicles

The virtues of providing Hemet Police officers an assigned patrol vehicle that they may keep at home when off duty was explained to the Hemet City Council May 9 by Hemet Police Chief Dave Brown. The council after hearing the report approved the purchase of a new fleet of 19 fully equipped police cars for […]

Eastern Municipal Water District introduces Groundwater Reliability Plus plan

Eastern Municipal Water District introduces Groundwater Reliability Plus plan

Eastern Municipal Water District engineers, anticipating a 60 percent population increase in its 555-mile service area in the next 20 to 30 years, are continuing to find ways to increase drought-proof groundwater supplies to provide reliable potable and agricultural water for its increasing customer base. Joe Mouawad, EMWD assistant general manager, planning, engineering and construction […]