Supervisor Jeffries has positive outlook despite challenges

Supervisor Jeffries has positive outlook despite challenges

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 […]

New Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee schedule finally wins Lake Elsinore Council approval

The appearance of a Western Riverside Council of Government representative along with an explanation of the latest Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee increase helped sway the Lake Elsinore City Council to approve the fee increases during the council’s regular Sept. 12 meeting. The council was assured by WRCOG representative Director Rick Bishop that the newest TUMF […]

Withrow Elementary School introduces ‘buddy bench’ for making friends

Withrow Elementary School introduces ‘buddy bench’ for making friends

LAKE ELSINORE – An elementary school in Lake Elsinore Unified School District created a safe space for students to make friends Friday, Aug. 25. Withrow Elementary School, after some deliberation between Assistant Principal Amity Conkright and concerned grandparent David Masters, installed a “buddy bench” at their weekly “Friday Flag” ceremony, Aug. 25, to help students […]