Mt. San Jacinto College to host award-winning author Michelle Latiolais

SAN JACINTO – The English department at Mt. San Jacinto College’s Menifee Valley Campus, in association with the MSJC Foundation and Poets & Writers, will host award-winning author Michelle Latiolais to read and to discuss the craft of creative writing. The event will be held 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at the Menifee […]

San Jacinto Unified School District celebrated countywide College Kickoff event district wide, Oct. 11

San Jacinto Unified School District celebrated countywide College Kickoff event district wide, Oct. 11

SAN JACINTO – The San Jacinto Unified School District held its annual College Kickoff, Oct. 11, as part of the Riverside County College Kickoff Day events. College Kickoff is an opportunity to promote the college application season and help students throughout Riverside County recognize the importance of planning for their college and career endeavors. San […]

Lake Elsinore announces Students of the Month for October

Lake Elsinore announces Students of the Month for October

LAKE ELSINORE – The Lake Elsinore Valley Chamber of Commerce has honored seven high school seniors as the October Student of the Month, Oct. 17, with program sponsor and founder Sally Meyers of BMW Management, owner of many Sizzler restaurants in the Valley. Jaymes Barrios and Kaitlyn Martin of Elsinore High School, Mariana Beltran and […]

Helping humanity of Houston

HEMET – The Hemet Unified School District serves the many wonderful and thoughtful students. Every time there is a tragedy or crisis, students step forward and create fundraisers to help those that have suffered, and their response to Hurricane Harvey was no different. Last month, the district had students at Jacob Wiens Elementary School writing […]

Cawston Elementary School implements no homework policy

Cawston Elementary School implements no homework policy

HEMET – Cawston Elementary School staff has left the idea of traditional homework behind and is creating monthly family projects that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. Instead of students spending time on worksheets, they are encouraged to create something with their families. A lot of thought and research went into the implementation […]

Alexandra McMahon earns deans scholarship at Baldwin Wallace University

BEREA, Ohio – Alexandra McMahon of Menifee was among more than 400 first-year students welcomed to the Baldwin Wallace University campus for the 2017 fall semester who claimed $6.1 million in merit scholarships. McMahon, a graduate of Paloma Valley High School majoring in theatre acting and directing, earned a $12,000 deans scholarship based on outstanding […]

Water education grants available for teachers in Riverside County

RIVERSIDE – Western Municipal Water District announced a call for applications for the 2017-2018 Lois B. Krieger Water Project Grants for Educators. Eligible teachers in Riverside County can apply to receive up to $1,000 in classroom funding for water-related projects. “Each year, Western recognizes teachers in Riverside County and provides them with resources to make […]