Governor Brown signs bill returning funds to county’s newest cities

Governor Brown signs bill returning funds to county’s newest cities

JURUPA VALLEY – Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that will restore millions of dollars in revenue taken away from four cities in Riverside County and used to pay for public safety realignment programs. “With this bill, millions of tax dollars will flow to benefit the people of Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Menifee and Wildomar,” Brown said […]

San Jacinto High School Alumnus Wins National Weightlifting Championship

San Jacinto High School Alumnus Wins National Weightlifting Championship

SAN JACINTO – San Jacinto High School alumnus Sarah Robles won the women’s over-90-kilogram title at the USA Weightlifting National Championship this past weekend in Lombard, Illinois. Robles was successful in all six of her lifts at The Westin Lombard Yorktown Center. She opened the competition by lifting 110 kilograms in the snatch, then 115 […]

Eastern Municipal Water District announces Quail Valley sewer project

MENIFEE – After more than a decade of working with state funding agencies on behalf of local residents, Eastern Municipal Water District announced it has received funding and will soon begin construction on the first phase of a sewer system in the Quail Valley area of Menifee. Earlier this year EMWD finalized an agreement with […]

Mayor emphasizes community pride in 2017 Temecula state of the city address

Mayor emphasizes community pride in 2017 Temecula state of the city address

“Community pride is evident throughout the city in our neighborhoods, businesses, schools and service organizations,” Temecula Mayor Maryann Edwards said. “It is contagious and empowers us to set and achieve the highest standards with the confidence of knowing we are united in the common goals of making Temecula the best it can be. We are […]

County initiates Lakeland Village general plan amendment proceedings

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors approved the initiation of general plan amendment proceedings in the Lakeland Village area of unincorporated Lake Elsinore. The supervisors’ 4-0 vote April 18, does not approve the foundation component and land use designation amendments at this time but allows county staff to proceed with the process for the changes. […]

TEMECULA: Missing Temecula man found “uninjured and under no duress”

TEMECULA: Missing Temecula man found “uninjured and under no duress”

TEMECULA – A man who was reported missing Saturday, April 8 was found safe and uninjured Saturday, May 13. The man was found just over one month after he was reported missing. Riverside County sheriff’s deputies assigned to the Temecula Police Department’s Problem Oriented Policing team began searching for Mabry after he was reported missing by […]

MURRIETA: CHP announces planned school-zone traffic enforcement operation

MURRIETA: CHP announces planned school-zone traffic enforcement operation

MURRIETA – California Highway Patrol officials announced that as part of their ongoing efforts to improve pedestrian safety in Southwest Riverside County they will be conducting a traffic enforcement operation that will focus on traffic safety for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists on streets near Murrieta area schools. The enforcement operation will take place Wednesday, May 17, at […]

CIF Southern Section baseball, softball playoff brackets announced

CIF Southern Section baseball, softball playoff brackets announced

The California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section softball Championship playoff pairings were released this week and much of the talk of Riverside County is being focused on the Norco softball program, ranked No.1 in the nation. The Lady Cougars are bringing into the postseason a 30-0 record, but enter Murrieta Mesa, who also has been getting […]