Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival to begin this weekend

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 […]

Senior Citizens Service Center moves to new location

Senior Citizens Service Center moves to new location

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 […]

New sidewalks will be installed in Old Town

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 […]

County waste department to host composting class in Temecula

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: “Vigilant resident’s” 911 call results in arrest of felon with firearm, stolen laptop

TEMECULA: “Vigilant resident’s” 911 call results in arrest of felon with firearm, stolen laptop

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. […]