Jordan Muniz graduates basic training

Jordan Muniz graduates basic training

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND – U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jordan D. Muniz graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas. Muniz is the son of Sandra Muniz of Menifee and a 2017 graduate of Vista Murrieta High School in Murrieta. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that […]

Murrieta Valley Unified School District forced to consider trustee elections by districts under threat of lawsuit

The Murrieta Valley Unified School District held a public hearing, Oct. 26, to discuss switching their election system from “at- large” to “by trustee.” The board of education heard a presentation by attorney William B. Tunick on the California Voting Rights Act and the process and schedule for a potential transition to by trustee area elections. The meeting […]

Tanner Shore of Murrieta awarded scholarship at State University of New York Oswego

OSWEGO, N.Y. – The State University of New York Oswego has awarded Tanner Shore of Murrieta, who is majoring in business administration, a Destination Oswego scholarship, which goes to high-achieving students from outside New York state. Destination Oswego awards are worth from $20,000 to $36,000 over four years. The university honored more than 850 incoming […]

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 […]