Murrieta Lions name poster contest winner

The Murrieta Lions, assisted by the Murrieta Boys & Girls Club, sponsored the Lions International Peace Poster contest “Give Peace a Chance.” Lila Joyce Jomack, 12, of Warm Springs Middle School in Murrieta won $50 and a chance at the contest at the district level. Lila’s poster was among 350,000 entries submitted worldwide in the […]

Bloodmobile to visit Temecula

The San Diego Blood Bank’s Bloodmobile will accept donations at a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on March 19 in the parking lot at Pat & Oscar’s, 29375 Rancho California Road, Temecula. Anyone at least 17 years of age and weighing at least 110 pounds may be eligible to give blood. A […]

Marine Corps League meets monthly

Detachment 1057 of the Marine Corps League meets at 9 a.m. the last Saturday of each month at the Murrieta Police Station’s public conference room. The League is a veterans’ organization of Marines and former Marines with honorable service. All qualified persons are invited to attend and participate in the spirit and camaraderie of the […]

Genealogical Society to host speaker

The Temecula Valley Genealogical Society meets between 6:45 and 8:45 p.m. on the second Monday of the month in the Community Room of the Temecula Library. A beginner class meets between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. During the March 14 general meeting, Celia Langford Christensen will speak on the subject of finding Revolutionary War ancestors. Meetings […]

Swap meet set for Chaparral High School

The Chaparral High School Education Foundation will be sponsoring its annual Community Swap Meet between 7 a.m. and 2 p.m. on March 19 in the parking lot at Chaparral High School, 27215 Nicolas Road, on the corner of Winchester and Nicolas. A wide array of vendors, crafters, antique dealers and garage sale items will be […]

Easter Outreach in Lake Elsinore

New Song Calvary Chapel will host an Easter Outreach from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 26, at Machado Park in Lake Elsinore. There will be face painting and games for the children along with clowns, balloons, free hot dogs and soda. In addition, canned food and clothing will be given away. The park […]

‘Understanding Through Reading’ topic of Library Sunday Series

The Temecula Library Sunday Series for Inquiring Minds, sponsored by the Friends of the Temecula Library, will feature speaker Joanne Patton on Sunday, March 20, in a program on “Understanding Through Reading.” Patton will share the knowledge about the lives of women in the Middle East, which she has gained through extensive reading during the past […]

MTV casting new dating show at Pechanga

Pechanga Resort & Casino announces open auditions for the next big television dating show. The executive producer who brought audiences shows such as “DisMissed” and “Date My Mom” introduces “Next,” a program that takes speed dating to the next level. “Next” will air on MTV this spring. MTV is looking for energetic, young, single contestants […]

Temecula man critical after accidental shooting

A 78-year-old Temecula man was shot by a longtime friend who was looking at a gun that discharged accidentally. Temecula police received a call of the shooting at the 31900 block of Paseo Parallon at about 10 p.m. on March 8. Investigators learned that two men who had been friends for more than 40 years […]

Subsidized childcare offered for working families

The Southwest Childcare Council is offering subsidized childcare for working parents. To qualify, the parents must be employed and have children up to five years old. They must live in Anza, Aguanga, Temecula, Murrieta, Canyon Lake, Lake Elsinore, Wildomar, Sun City, Menifee or Quail Valley. They can up earn up to $40,000 gross income per […]