Hope Through Education hosted Tennis Camp for Oak Grove Center Youth

Hope Through Education hosted Tennis Camp for Oak Grove Center Youth

Hope Through Education hosted 38 students from Oak Grove Center for a Tennis Camp at Lakeside High School Tuesday, July 25, taught by Tennis Pro Brien Sullivan, who competed at The U.S. Junior Davis Cup and U.S. National Team Camps and the inaugural United States Olympic Tennis Trials in Flushing, New York. Coach Brian Henderson […]

Hemet City Council finally approves the 2017-2018 fiscal year budget

Two departmental budget cuts and an agreement to combine the cost centers for all departmental internal services and employee retirement charges into a single cost center led to the final approval of the $81-million-dollar budget for fiscal year 2017-2018 by the Hemet City Council, July 25. The new 2017-2018 Hemet city budget approval did not […]

County agricultural commissioner to hold public meeting on “citrus greening disease”

RIVERSIDE – Riverside County Agricultural Commissioner Ruben Arroyo will hold a public meeting today to spotlight the potential danger of  “citrus greening disease” and how residents can help stop it before it affects the county’s $187 million-per-year commercial citrus crops. “This disease threatens all citrus trees, whether they are grown by citrus farmers or in […]

TEMECULA: County waste department seeks outreach volunteers

TEMECULA: County waste department seeks outreach volunteers

TEMECULA – Are you interested in helping the environment?  Do you like to compost or recycle?  Become an Outreach Volunteer with the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources and help the earth by helping others become better recyclers and composters. Outreach Volunteers assist with classes or events by interacting with the public, answering questions on […]

ANZA: Kidnapping was false alarm, sheriff’s department says

ANZA – A 28-year-old Anza man who deputies originally said was kidnapped at gunpoint from his home by four suspects during an apparent marijuana robbery was found safe and unharmed, and no abduction actually occurred, the sheriff’s department reported today. In a statement released Monday afternoon, sheriff’s officials said Spencer Hayes was “considered to have […]

AGUANGA: 92-acre blaze contained

AGUANGA – Firefighters contained an Aguanga brush fire that blackened 92 acres Tuesday. The blaze, which drew nearly 300 firefighters from three counties and forced the evacuation of five homes, broke out for unknown reasons at 2:14 p.m. Monday in the 38000 block of Reed Valley Road, said April Newman of the Riverside County Fire […]

Agencies team up to hit ‘Home Run for Health’

Agencies team up to hit ‘Home Run for Health’

Inland area residents are invited to help “Hit a Home Run Health” Aug. 10 when the Inland Empire 66ers face-off against the Lake Elsinore Storm in a baseball game that focuses on healthy living. Riverside University Health System – Public Health, the San Bernardino County Department of Public Health and the California Health Collaborative have all joined […]

Tahquitz High School student diagnosed with active tuberculosis; officials urge TB testing for some students and staff

Tahquitz High School student diagnosed with active tuberculosis; officials urge TB testing for some students and staff

A student at Tahquitz High School in Hemet has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis. Riverside County health officials are working with school representatives to identify students and staff who might have been exposed to the illness. The student is receiving treatment and is expected to recover and will not return to school until a medical […]

Temecula plans first Emergency Management Business Continuity Summit

TEMECULA – The city of Temecula’s Emergency Management Division and the Temecula Valley Entrepreneur’s Exchange cordially invites the public to the city’s first Emergency Management Business Continuity Summit. The summit will be held 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Temecula Civic Center, 41000 Main St. The fun-filled day will feature keynote […]