Ram’s rewarded during Jackie Robinson Day

Ram’s rewarded during Jackie Robinson Day

Major League Baseball just conducted its ninth annual Civil Rights Game at Dodger Stadium, coinciding with Jackie Robinson Day, for the first time on Wednesday, April 15, and one local Southwestern League baseball program was there to catch it all. Robinson’s widow, Rachel, who played a central role in the first pitch ceremony before the […]

Special Olympics give special Olympians opportunity to shine

Special Olympics give special Olympians opportunity to shine

More than 500 athletes and coaches from around the Inland Empire and the surrounding areas converged on Vista Murrieta last Saturday, May 2 for the Inland Empire Special Olympics Spring Games. Activities included Rhythmic Gymnastics, Golf, Basketball and Athletics, which is what the group calls track and field. The golfing was held at North Golf […]

Old Town Sweet Shop offers taste of the past

Old Town Sweet Shop offers taste of the past

It’s all about the nostalgia for shoppers of Old Town Sweet Shop. The store—located on Old Town Front Street—sells a wide variety of retro candy, from buttons to Sour Patch Kids. Chances are, if you can remember it from your childhood, shop owner Debbi Drew has your favorite candy in stock. “The number one most […]

Jacob’s House Golf Tournament a ‘Hole in One’ for Mercedes winner

Jacob’s House Golf Tournament a ‘Hole in One’ for Mercedes winner

Through rain and winter-feeling May weather, over 114 golfers set to the course to support Jacob’s House and their first ever Jacob’s House Golf Tournament. Prizes ranged from golf lessons for the highest score, to cars offered by Mercedes Benz, among others, for the elusive Hole-in-one. “Everyone wants to try and win the car,” stated […]

Chaotic collision sends motorist into Islands Restaurant

Chaotic collision sends motorist into Islands Restaurant

At approximately 10:56 a.m., on Thursday, May 7, a traffic collision at the corner of Verdes  Lane and Margarita Road caused one motorist to slam into the outside corner of the Islands Restaurant located at 40497 Margarita Rd. The middle aged female driver of a newer model white Toyota Highlander, who did not want to […]

Agencies say state water conservation mandates pose challenges

Agencies say state water conservation mandates pose challenges

RIVERSIDE – Inland Empire water agencies today were sorting out how to implement state-imposed water conservation mandates, which one agency head characterized as unfair and “very difficult” to achieve. Late Tuesday, the California Water Resources Control Board adopted an emergency regulation in response to Gov. Jerry Brown’s April 1 drought emergency executive order calling for a 25 percent reduction […]