Man who exposed himself to women, minor sentenced

RIVERSIDE  – A man who repeatedly exposed himself to women and at least one child at a Lake Elsinore park pleaded guilty today to misdemeanor charges and was immediately sentenced to three years probation. Aaron Vincent Acevedo, 30, was arrested in September 2015 following a Riverside County sheriff’s investigation into flashing incidents that occurred over a […]

Supervisors to consider changes to marijuana regulations

RIVERSIDE  – Riverside County supervisors today will review their options in regulating the cultivation and sale of marijuana in unincorporated communities, which became legal on Jan. 1 under Proposition 64. The Board of Supervisors reserved an afternoon session to hear from the Office of County Counsel on what may be the best way to proceed now […]

Temecula teen receives rarely-gifted Honor Award for life-saving heroism

Temecula teen receives rarely-gifted Honor Award for life-saving heroism

In early February, a teen at a local high school was honored with a rarely-gifted award by one of the nation’s oldest values-based youth organizations for saving his friend’s life when he fell from a cliff. At the Moreno Valley Conference and Recreation Center Feb. 4, the California Inland Empire Council of the Boy Scouts […]

Meet the 7th batch of reality stars attending Reality Rally 2017

Meet the 7th batch of reality stars attending Reality Rally 2017

To show our support for Reality Rally 2017, Valley News will be sharing the local event’s list of confirmed reality stars in the upcoming weeks! You can still donate directly to the charity below, which will benefit Temecula’s non-profit breast cancer resource center, Michelle’s Place. See the full list of reality stars attending the event here. […]

Home damaged by fire in Menifee

MENIFEE – Fire damaged a home in Menifee Sunday, authorities said today. It was reported at 9:10 p.m. Sunday in the 33000 block of Bonnies Way, said Tawny Castro of the Riverside County fire Department. “The first arriving engine company reported a residential structure well-involved in fire,” Castro said. Twenty firefighters had the flames out at 9:45 […]

TEMECULA: Hiker airlifted after suffering major injuries

TEMECULA: Hiker airlifted after suffering major injuries

TEMECULA – A woman was seriously injured while hiking in an area known as “Bum River” or “Bum Creek” Saturday, March 18. The area – which is in the hills just west of Temecula Parkway and Old Town Front Street – is part of the Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve. The victim was airlifted from the […]

LAKE ELSINORE: Theft of truck from Murrieta gym leads to arrest of Lake Elsinore resident

LAKE ELSINORE: Theft of truck from Murrieta gym leads to arrest of Lake Elsinore resident

LAKE ELSINORE – Deputies assisting Murrieta police officers in a theft investigation arrested a Lake Elsinore resident March 16. Andrerw Adan Verdi, 25, tried to flee from deputies but was arrested in the 19000 block of Tule Way in the unincorporated area of Lake Elsinore. Verdi was booked at the Southwest Detention Center for charges related […]