Mission Oaks featured in Western Banking Magazine

Mission Oaks National Bank was one of about four dozen community banks in the western United States recently recognized for its contributions to the community.The Temecula-based community bank was highlighted in the August/September edition of Western Banking Magazine for its work in setting up an innovative regional robbery prevention program. Last year, Mission Oaks established […]

Kids Outlet celebrates one year

The Kids Outlet celebrated its one-year anniversary with balloons, Dairy Queen gift certificates and a visit from John John the Magician, whose amazing tricks included a trained rat, chicken and dove. He also invited children from the audience to help him with his show.The Kids Outlet, a business in the Lake Elsinore Outlet Center, offers […]

Third generation Fallbrook woman takes over Express Copy Center

Lori Cook, the new owner of Express Copy Center, serves up traditional Fallbrook values along with copying and office services. She believes it’s that special attention which sets her business apart from others. “We get to know our customers not just as clientele; they’re our friends,” Lori says. She learned well. When she was barely […]

New local Web site aids job-seekers

A regional business and job attraction group is making it easy to find well-paying manufacturing, bio-tech, bio-med and technology-related jobs in Southwest California.Southwest California Economic Alliance, a three-year-old economic development group that brings jobs and companies to Lake Elsinore, Murrieta and Temecula, plans to begin posting local job openings at its recently redesigned Web site […]

Transit Project with RTA

RIVERSIDE, Aug. 6 – The Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) closed escrow this week on 2.11 acres in Corona, soon to be developed as a regional transit center. The property, located at 31 East Grand Boulevard (corner of North Main Street and Grand Boulevard, one block north of State Route 91), is the first capital transit […]

Tired of plain, boring rooms? Try Detailed Hardwood Floors!

Are you searching for a warm, inviting look for your home or hoping to add value? Either way, no other flooring offers the beauty and appreciation of wood. Wood flooring enhances the décor of any room and provides timeless beauty that will increase in value throughout the years. In fact, according to the National Wood […]

Curl up with a good book from L&L Bookstore of Temecula

Patti and Wayne Lunsford searched all of Wildomar, Murrieta and Temecula for a warm, quaint spot for their new book store. Having been in the book store business in San Diego for more than decade the couple knew that their new stores location would be vital to their success, which is why they fell in […]

American Crown & Mouldings

If you own an older home or want to set your newer home apart from your neighbors, it can be accomplished by adding custom mouldings. Aside from the transformation of your home with the beauty and elegance of mouldings, the most important reason to consider installing mouldings is the increased value of your home. If […]

Low Carb: It’s a lifestyle not a fad

Low Carb Life, a grocery store that caters to people who desire to live a life with less sugar, and calories has received a warm welcome from most of their customers since they opened their doors five months ago in Temecula. Located at 41669 Winchester Road just east of Jefferson owners Carol Bennett and Susan […]

Business Beat

Local businesses help children get dressed for schoolIn August, Mervyn’s and The Salvation Army hope to help more than 200 underprivileged children in the Temecula Valley with school supplies and new clothes through the very successful ChildSpree program. Last year ChildSpree helped 200 unfortunate children get their school year off to a good start by […]