San Jacinto soon to offer electric power choice

The San Jacinto Council has agreed to enter an administrative services contract with the City of Lancaster’s California Choice Energy Authority giving residents the opportunity to choose their electric services from the CCEA or keep their current provider Southern California Edison. The two cities in the CCEA, for now, will continue to purchase its power […]

TEMECULA: Bicyclist, struck by pickup truck yesterday, dies at hospital

TEMECULA: Bicyclist, struck by pickup truck yesterday, dies at hospital

TEMECULA – A bicyclist has died after he was struck by a pickup truck Wednesday evening, April 26. The deadly accident happened in the area of Temecula and Pechanga Parkways in Temecula. Despite life-saving efforts, the bicyclist succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead by hospital staff today, Thursday, April 27. The victim has not yet been […]

Great Oak High School hosted Easter egg hunt for special needs children

Great Oak High School hosted Easter egg hunt for special needs children

Great Oak High School’s National Honors Society students hosted an Easter egg hunt for local disabled and special needs children at the Go Bananas Farm in Murrieta April 8. The project coordinators partnered up with Go Bananas for the third annual event. Aiming to offer a safe environment for these children from various age ranges, […]

UPDATE: Officials investigating after wandering toddler pulled from side of busy Gilman Springs Road

UPDATE: Officials investigating after wandering toddler pulled from side of busy Gilman Springs Road

UPDATE: April 27, 3:30 p.m. See original story below. Riverside County Sheriff’s officials provided an update regarding a toddler who was found wandering along the 34000 block of Gilman Springs Road by a passing motorist yesterday, about 4:30 p.m. Luis Navarro first spotted the girl, described as about two to three years old, as she was wandering along […]

Hemet Valley Medical Center proudly introduces state-of-the-art, $8.4 million Catheterization Lab

Hemet Valley Medical Center proudly introduces state-of-the-art, $8.4 million Catheterization Lab

HEMET – Hemet Valley Medical Center, as part of a larger expansion plan, recently announced the opening of a new, State-of-the-Art Cardiac Catheterization Lab. The $8.4 million project was two years in the making. (Click link to view related story.) A Catheterization Laboratory or “Cath Lab” is an examination room with diagnostic imaging equipment used to visualize […]

SAN JACINTO: Temecula carjacking suspect arrested after stealing second vehicle

SAN JACINTO: Temecula carjacking suspect arrested after stealing second vehicle

SAN JACINTO – Officials from several different local law enforcement agencies worked together while tracking a carjacking suspect on a stolen motorcycle and ultimately taking the alleged suspect into custody. The man who was arrested, 28-year-old, Ryan Curtis Wilhite, of Murrieta, was wanted not only for stealing the LoJack-equipped motorcycle, he was also wanted for the armed-carjacking […]

Missing woman’s family asks public’s help finding her

HEMET – Hemet police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a woman who went missing more than a month ago. Nichole Marie Dillard, 38, was last in contact with her family on March 16. Dillard’s relatives told police she may be bipolar, and the disorder could explain her disappearance and why she ended communication with her […]

UPDATED: HEMET: 58-year-old motorcyclist ID’d after deadly motorcycle accident

UPDATED: HEMET: 58-year-old motorcyclist ID’d after deadly motorcycle accident

UPDATE: April 25, 3 p.m. HEMET – Riverside County Coroner’s officials have identified the victim killed in yesterday’s fatal motorcycle accident that happened on Mountain Avenue west of Cedar Avenue in an unincorporated area of Hemet. Officials identified the man as Robert Pittenger, 58, of Hemet. Pittinger was pronounced dead at 2:12 p.m., less than twenty minutes […]

California Highway Patrol offers Start Smart class for teen drivers

TEMECULA – A teenager is killed in a traffic collision every four hours nationwide. That equates to more than 1,870 teenagers killed each year. Another 184,000 teenagers are injured in traffic collisions. These deaths and injuries can be substantially reduced or prevented by eliminating high-risk driving behaviors through education. The California Highway Patrol’s “Start Smart” […]