WINCHESTER – Balloon rides, outdoor concerts, wine tastings and a variety of entertainment will be available beginning today as the Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival gets underway in Winchester. The event—an annual tradition going back to 1988—will run all weekend within the Lake Skinner Recreation Area. According to organizers, tonight’s main stage entertainment will […]
The Senior Citizens Service Center and Food Bank, serving the Temecula/Murrieta community for almost 40 years, has been forced to move to a new location due to rising rents and reduced income in recent months. The center and food bank will be combining its operations with two other food bank organizations and will continue to […]
TEMECULA – Construction of new sidewalks and related improvements in Old Town began May 30. The planned improvements include installing new sidewalks, constructing curb, gutter and associated improvements and creating a new streetscape with four new lamp posts and six new trees along the sidewalk on the south side of Fifth Street and installing new […]
The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources will host a free backyard composting class Saturday, June 3, in Temecula.
Family, friends and loved ones throughout southwest Riverside County and beyond are mourning the deaths of four Southwest Riverside County residents who died yesterday in a head-on, traffic collision, involving a small sedan and a big rig.
A Murrieta woman who operated a licensed alcohol and drug treatment program has been charged in an insurance fraud case involving a loss of more than $231,000, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office said Wednesday. Brooke Best-Freeman was charged with four felony counts of insurance fraud and one felony count of solicitation or referral […]
A teenager’s horseplay while driving a pickup truck resulted in the boy suffering major injuries Sunday evening, May 28, about 8:25 p.m.
The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources will host a free backyard composting class Saturday, June 6, in Temecula, the agency said in a press release. Attendees will learn how to recycle organic resources such as yard trimmings, as well as fruit and vegetable waste, into a soil conditioner. “Composting is nature’s way of recycling,” […]
TEMECULA — Officials are crediting a “vigilant resident” who spotted and called in a report of suspicious activity Friday, May 26, as resulting in the early-morning arrest of a convicted felon. The man, who was attempted to concealed a semiautomatic handgun from deputies, was found to be in possession of ammunition and a stolen laptop. […]