Sisters Eveline Baldock and Elsie Shallenberger of Hemet are regulars at the Temecula Stampede in Old Town. They get dressed up and greet all their friends every Friday and Saturday. Country music rings out through the air as teens and young adults line dance across the Stampede’s hardwood floor, and Baldock, 90, and Shallenberger, 91, […]
HEMET – Both Menifee Valley Medical Center and Hemet Valley Medical Center were recognized with nine, 5-Star awards from Healthgrades. Every year, Healthgrades evaluates hospitals nationwide which include 4,500 hospitals. It is an online leading service that allows patients to rate their experience and care. Their ratings allow patients to make informed decisions when choosing […]
Hemet Police Chief Dave Brown forwarded a plan to speed up the application process for citizens requesting to carry concealed weapons through an online third party, winning the approval of the Hemet City Council during a work study session Tuesday, Oct. 3. The Hemet Police Department in recent months has received inquiries from residents asking […]
HEMET — The City of Hemet features nine City Parks; including Gibbel, Mary Henley, Simpson, Cawston Community, Weston, Dave Oltman, Spencer, Brubaker and Griffith Way Community Park. A number of other community, regional and county maintained parks can also be enjoyed in and around the city. Unfortunately, some of those parks have become more well […]
A fire that broke out this morning scorched a 1,000-square-feet building in Hemet.
A Nov. 29 trial date was confirmed Friday, Nov. 3, for a Hemet man accused of killing his girlfriend and keeping her body in his SUV until he was located by police.
The city of Hemet, now 108 years old, was described as a “City for All Generations” by its Mayor Linda Krupa and city council in 2017. Krupa was the keynote speaker at the 2017 Hemet “State of the City” breakfast event at the Four Seasons in Hemet, Thursday, Oct. 26, and said to Hemet San […]
Murrieta police on Sunday, Oct. 29, arrested two people who they say were caught alongside numerous pieces of stolen musical equipment. Pedro Sanchez, 41, and Emily Renee Craven, 23, both of Hemet were arrested on suspicion of possessing stolen property and possessing burglary tools, among other counts. Sanchez was booked into the Cois M. Byrd […]
A man was killed Tuesday night, Oct. 31, as he crossed a roadway in Hemet and was struck by a pickup truck, officials said. The incident happened shortly after 9 p.m. in the area of Lyon and Florida avenues. The man was walking across Lyon Avenue when he was struck by the 2005 Dodge pickup […]
HEMET – On Saturday, Oct. 28, at approximately 6:29 p.m., Hemet police officers responded to a domestic violence call at a retail shopping center, in the 3500 block of West Florida Avenue. Upon arrival officers observed a male subject, who was involved in the incident, brandishing a knife. The subject refused to drop the knife […]