Lake Elsinore City Council approved a joint power agreement with the city of Temecula that will bring in 1.5 megawatts of solar power to the city’s parks, streetlights and other facilities, saving the city millions of dollars in electric bills in the next 20 years. Currently, Lake Elsinore city-owned parks and facilities, excluding Diamond Stadium, […]
A 20-year-old man who carjacked a Lake Elsinore shopkeeper and attempted to forcibly take another person’s vehicle in the same general area was sentenced today to a year in jail and four years probation. Sawyer Lee Aston of Wildomar pleaded guilty last month to carjacking and attempted carjacking, as well as vehicle theft, robbery and […]
A 30-year-old man was run over and killed Tuesday, Oct. 16, when he darted into traffic on Interstate 15 in Lake Elsinore, authorities said.
Firefighters today rescued an injured hang glider from a hard-to-reach spot with the aid of a helicopter. The injury was reported at 12:57 p.m. near Ortega Highway and Main Divide Road, in an unincorporated area east of Lake Elsinore in the Mount San Jacinto State Park, Tawny Cabral of the Riverside County Fire Department said. […]
A man was arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing an SUV and leading law enforcement officers on a 30-mile chase from Lake Elsinore to Jurupa Valley.
Bright headlights and squealing tires announced the arrival of Lake Elsinore Mayor Bob Magee as he made a grand entrance into the large dining hall at Pins & Pockets, Wednesday, Sept. 20, driving a custom dune buggy and golf cart hybrid. He was accompanied by 1st District County Supervisor Kevin Jeffries, Murrieta Councilman Randon Lane […]
Deputies on Friday arrested a 28-year-old woman suspected of leading them on a chase through Wildomar city streets in a Jeep that was stolen from Temecula, sheriff’s officials say. Kaitlynn Zimmerer was arrested on suspicion of receiving known stolen property and booked into the Cois M. Byrd Detention Center in French Valley, jail records show. […]
Riverside County 1st District Supervisor Kevin Jeffries was the speaker at the Economic Workforce Development Committee luncheon held Sept. 21, at the Diamond Club in Lake Elsinore. “I have been in office four years and nine months, and I have a lot of frustration and excitement,” Jeffries said. “An excitement dampened by our fiscal financial […]
A person was struck by a vehicle and killed Sunday, Oct. 1, on the Corona (15) Freeway in Lake Elsinore, authorities said.
Jury deliberations got underway yesterday in the trial of a probationer accused of stabbing a man during a confrontation in Lake Elsinore.