The Rotary Club of Murrieta has named John Hunneman as Hero of the Month for September. A U.S. Navy veteran, Hunneman covered events and news in Southwest Riverside County as a journalist and columnist for a quarter century. In early 2015, he was named director of communications for then newly elected State Senator Jeff Stone, […]
Murrieta City Council voted to remove Mayor Harry Ramos from his position after a city investigation determined there might have been cause to believe that Ramos did engage in misconduct.
AB 109 sparks further controversy in Murrieta, CA with the routine traffic stop of two parolees. Drugs, stolen property found during the late night traffic stop. MORE.
RIVERSIDE – An Inland Empire lawmaker’s bill authorizing the transfer of a segment of Highway 74 from the state to Riverside County was signed into law today by Gov. Jerry Brown. Under AB 218, sponsored by Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, the California Department of Transportation will relinquish control of a six-mile stretch of state Route 74 between Lake […]
Harvest Moon Markets is coming to Murrieta thanks to the efforts of local resident Lisa Stergulz. Located at the corner of Washington and Juniper Streets in Old Town Murrieta, the first night for the traditional farmer market is scheduled for Oct. 8. From 3 – 7 p.m. Stergulz said that this is the first market […]
Oct. 7 is international Walk to School day, and over 20,000 students in Riverside will participate in pedestrian friendly neighborhoods across the county. Send us your pictures. #VNCrew
Morning headlines for Southwest Riverside County: A Murrieta man awaits his fate after killing his Escondido police officer wife. Stagecoach announces lineup. Pumpkin patches are open in Temecula. MORE.
RIVERSIDE – A weather system that triggered storms throughout Southern California over the weekend produced locally heavy downpours in parts of Riverside County today. By mid-afternoon, Corona, Eastvale, Norco, Moreno Valley and Riverside were all under overcast conditions, with a line of rain cells tracking northeast. Most of the inclement weather was fleeting, but some locations experienced heavy rain events. […]
ANZA: An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.0 has struck about 4 miles west-northwest of Anza in Riverside County, the U.S. Geological Survey reports, but there have been no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Jury deliberations got underway today in the trial of a Murrieta man accused of killing his police officer wife and setting their house ablaze to cover up the crime. Freddy Perez Rodas, 29, could face 50 years to life in prison if convicted of the July 23, 2014, slaying of 25-year-old Laura Perez, an Escondido police officer and mother […]