Senate approves lawmaker’s bill to curb disability rights lawsuits

RIVERSIDE  – A Riverside County lawmaker’s bill aimed at deterring disability rights lawsuits targeting small businesses was unanimously approved today by the state Senate. Sen. Richard Roth’s SB 269 passed on a 38-0 vote and is now bound for the governor’s desk. “SB 269’s unanimous approval proves that my proposal is a common-sense, bipartisan solution to protect the disabled community […]

BMW erupts in flame on freeway, forcing partial shutdown

MURRIETA  – A BMW sedan was destroyed by fire on Interstate 215 in Murrieta today, causing a partial shutdown of the freeway while crews contained the flames. The non-injury blaze was reported at 1:35 p.m. on the northbound 215 at Clinton Keith Road, according to the California Highway Patrol. The agency said the fire started underneath the white […]

Menifee fitness champion gives back at upcoming competition

Menifee fitness champion gives back at upcoming competition

Menifee’s Nora Reynoso, a true all-natural Pro and PNBA Pro (natural bodybuilder and fitness competitor), is an inspiration to many in our local communities. In less than three years she has won over 19 trophies in competitions, 13 of which have been first place, and still has found the time to be a mom and […]

Trains to run flat out on new commuter rail line between Menifee and Riverside

PERRIS  – Trains will be running today and tomorrow — sans riders — on Metrolink’s new commuter rail line between Riverside and Menifee, traveling at top speed as officials continue safety tests before opening the line to the public. The 24-mile Perris Valley Line was completed in September, and since then, engineers have been conducting low-speed tests […]

Lawmaker: Hillary Clinton indictment ‘long’ overdue

RIVERSIDE – A Riverside County lawmaker weighed in today on the email-gate scandal swirling around Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton, saying she believed it was “long past the time for indictment” of the former secretary of state. “Everything about my job in the U.S. Navy was classified,” said Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore. “I’d be facing a court martial […]

Light rain, snow in Riverside County tonight into Sunday

RIVERSIDE  – Light rain and snow in the mountains were expected tonight, a much calmer variant of the storms that pummeled the county last week. The National Weather Service forecasts an 80 percent chance of precipitation tonight in Riverside, mainly between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. Other county areas expected to see rain include Beaumont, Idyllwild, Temecula and Hemet. The […]

RIVCO: Weather alert for Inland Empire – Torrential rain on the way

RIVCO: Weather alert for Inland Empire – Torrential rain on the way

A weather alert has been released for Southern California counties of Orange, San Diego, and Riverside. MORE.