MENIFEE- A bicyclist suffered severe injuries today in Menifee when he was struck by a vehicle driven by a suspected drunken driver who was arrested. The crash was reported around 2 p.m. in the 30000 block of San Rafael Street where the bicyclist was struck by a Jeep Cherokee, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s […]
San Jacinto – A probationer who repeatedly peered into a San Jacinto home to watch a girl get dressed for school was sentenced today to a year in jail. A Riverside jury last week convicted 46-year-old Ramon Rojas of three counts of misdemeanor peeping. The verdict came following a day and a half of testimony. Riverside […]
MURRIETA – A man accused of stealing mail from dozens of people in Menifee, Murrieta and Temecula to perpetrate an identity theft scam failed to appear for arraignment in Murrieta today, prompting a judge to issue a warrant for his arrest. Carlo Clay Vitte, 35, of Homeland was arrested last month, along with a 34-year-old […]
TEMECULA- One of seven sailors killed in a collision between a U.S. Navy destroyer and a container ship in the waters south of Japan had ties to Temecula. Petty Officer 2nd Class Carlos Victor Ganzon Sibayan, 23, died in the predawn hours Saturday after the U.S.S. Fitzgerald and the 30,000-ton ACX Crystal collided, punching a […]
Dr. Kali Pradip Chaudhuri’s path to success in the medical field has been a roundabout route that began in India and has lead him to locations around the world, including the Hemet and Menifee valleys. Despite his route being marked with some delays, detours and a dollop of controversy, he has shown a steady hand […]
Hemet Unified School District and Hemet Teachers Association have reached a tentative agreement for the 2016-2017 and 2017-18 schools years.
Menifee’s Craig Westerson received first-place and second-place ribbons for his entries in the San Diego County Fair’s homebrew competition.
Murrieta Valley’s Danielle Gibson tops the list of honors as the 2017 All-Southwestern League Softball team was recently announced. Gibson was named the league’s Most Valuable Player along with Vista Murrieta senior Shealyn Ollison and Murrieta Mesa junior Autumn Pease, who were selected as the Pitchers of the Year. Gibson led the Southwestern League with […]
Stephanie Lai email@example.com Hues of every color imaginable covered the asphalt streets in Old Town Temecula as the city reinvents its annual Street Painting Festival. Starting June 9, artists were invited to begin working in their space. Art exhibitions and visitors began coming in to see the sights at 5 p.m. During June 10 and […]
The city of Temecula broke ground on the Temecula Parkway interchange project in a June 6 ceremony. “This is a very happy day,” Temecula Mayor Maryann Edwards said at the ceremony. “We have been waiting 17 years for this opening.” Construction is set to take approximately 18 months, with completion targeted for December 2018, said […]