Murrieta’s Field of Honor reflects on local heroes

Murrieta’s Field of Honor reflects on local heroes

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. From military war veterans to first responders and even doctors, Murrieta celebrates them all with the ninth annual Field of Honor. Hosted by the Rotary Club of Murrieta, the event serves as a focal point for the community’s annual remembrance of the sacrifices made by brave men and […]

Lt. Col. Ghyno Kellman reflects on 30 years of service in the United States Marine Corps

Lt. Col. Ghyno Kellman reflects on 30 years of service in the United States Marine Corps

Stephanie Lai valleystaff@reedermedia.com “He’s traveled the world,” Wendy Kellman said. At the end of this month, Lt. Col. Ghyno G.Kellman will be leaving for his sixth deployment to Iraq. His 30 years of service in the Marine Corps has given him the opportunity to travel to foreign countries all over the world. Gone for months […]

Residents and officials honor regional first responders during First Responder Appreciation Day

Residents and officials honor regional first responders during First Responder Appreciation Day

SAN JACINTO –Southwest Riverside city representatives, Riverside County and State government officials with hundreds of area residents turned out in force Saturday, Oct. 16 from 1-4 p.m. to pay honor to the valley’s first responders during the first ever First Responders Appreciation Day at Valley-Wide Recreation & Park District park on Esplanade Avenue. in San […]

Local veterans honored at Linfield Christian School

Stephanie Lai valleystaff@reedermedia.com Distinguishing the veterans of the community, Linfield Christian School is set to honor local veterans to ingrain the value of freedom. Their annual Veterans Day Chapel, scheduled for Nov. 10, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. honors veterans with gratitude and respect. The intimate event is limited to an attendance of about […]

‘Remembering Our Fallen’ traveling photo memorial of California heroes on display at Promenade Temecula

TEMECULA – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of Temecula Valley, VFW Post 4089, will host the unveiling of a very emotional memorial “Remembering Our Fallen,” Saturday, Oct. 8. The memorial is a stark reminder of the ultimate sacrifice made by over 700 fallen military heroes from California. John Hernandez, commander of VFW Post 4089, said […]

Assistance League of Temecula Valley says thank you to Camp Pendleton marines and their families

Assistance League of Temecula Valley says thank you to Camp Pendleton marines and their families

TEMECULA – Recognizing that military families sacrifice for all of us, seven Assistance League chapters from Orange, San Diego and Riverside counties say thanks each August in a very tangible way: new clothes and school supplies. The chapters hosted a “Chapters for Children” two-day “shopping” event at Camp Pendleton on Aug. 13 and 14 for […]

GenSmart Suite at Senterra is making life easier for Veteran and his family

GenSmart Suite at Senterra is making life easier for Veteran and his family

LAKE ELSINORE – As only one of just a few surviving veterans of three wars, Henry E. Felton has a lot to be proud of. His granddaughter, Jamie Truett, is not only proud but devoted to her distinguished grandfather. He has received numerous commendations including a Citation from the President of the United States and […]

Volunteers needed for Veterans Day Concert for Heroes

Plans are already underway by Manzanita Ranch officials for the 3rd Annual Concert for Heroes to be held on Veterans Day, Nov. 11 at Galway Downs’ new amphitheater. Ranch Director Johnny Roberts emailed a notification that the Concert for Heroes is now being organized and is looking for volunteers to help with parking and security, […]