TEMECULA, CA – The following freeway lane closure is planned tomorrow by Caltrans in the Temecula area for maintenance work and guardrail repair. Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Southbound I-15: The #5 lane and right shoulder from Route 215 south to Winchester Road (right-hand lane only) will be closed as Caltrans […]
PINE COVE, CA – CAL FIRE (The Department of Forestry and Fire Protection) in cooperation with California State Parks will be conducting a prescribed burn consisting of brush and slash piles in the Mount San Jacinto State Park off Highway 243. The project will begin on Tuesday, Dec. 12 and continue throughout the week, weather […]
HEMET, CA – The City of Hemet has been a leading advocate for the awareness of the Small Business Saturday’s national campaign on Saturday, Nov. 26. The importance of this day is to help support the local, home grown businesses that are vital to the economic vitality in our community. On social media, the city […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Millions of Californians will travel the road this Thanksgiving holiday weekend to visit with family and friends. While this time of year is usually full of joy, it can be one of the deadliest on our roadways. To help motorists avoid tragedies, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) will have all available officers […]
On Friday, Nov. 18, Supervisor John J. Benoit notified colleagues and friends of the following information: Dear Colleagues and Friends, Weeks of discomfort, dry coughing and extreme fatigue led to my having a CT Scan Wednesday. The scan revealed a number of pulmonary embolisms as well as a growth on the pancreas. There are also […]
Due to continued trapping of the mosquito capable of transmitting Zika virus in the unincorporated area around Hemet, Riverside County will apply an ultra-low volume of a material designed to reduce adult mosquito populations in the area. The Riverside County Department of Environmental Health’s Vector Control Program will use a truck-mounted sprayer to reduce the […]
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) will be conducting a “Start Smart” driver safety class for local teenagers and their parents/guardians. Start Smart is specifically geared towards the reduction of collisions and injuries involving teen drivers. Start Smart addresses traffic safety issues that directly affect new drivers in a way no other program does. Start Smart […]
The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) has issued a residential no-burn alert effective Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, for all those living in the South Coast Air Basin, which includes Orange County and non-desert portions of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino counties. SCAQMD reminds residents in these areas that burning wood in their […]
The number of homeless military veterans in Riverside County has shrunk drastically thanks to the shoring up of resources now in place to ensure that any identified homeless veteran receives immediate attention, according to county officials.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Inland Empire dropped a half-cent Friday to $2.811, the third consecutive decrease after rising nine times in 11 days.