Hemet Valley Medical Center proudly introduces state-of-the-art, $8.4 million Catheterization Lab

Hemet Valley Medical Center proudly introduces state-of-the-art, $8.4 million Catheterization Lab

HEMET – Hemet Valley Medical Center, as part of a larger expansion plan, recently announced the opening of a new, State-of-the-Art Cardiac Catheterization Lab. The $8.4 million project was two years in the making. (Click link to view related story.) A Catheterization Laboratory or “Cath Lab” is an examination room with diagnostic imaging equipment used to visualize […]

SAN JACINTO: Temecula carjacking suspect arrested after stealing second vehicle

SAN JACINTO: Temecula carjacking suspect arrested after stealing second vehicle

SAN JACINTO – Officials from several different local law enforcement agencies worked together while tracking a carjacking suspect on a stolen motorcycle and ultimately taking the alleged suspect into custody. The man who was arrested, 28-year-old, Ryan Curtis Wilhite, of Murrieta, was wanted not only for stealing the LoJack-equipped motorcycle, he was also wanted for the armed-carjacking […]

UPDATED: HEMET: 58-year-old motorcyclist ID’d after deadly motorcycle accident

UPDATED: HEMET: 58-year-old motorcyclist ID’d after deadly motorcycle accident

UPDATE: April 25, 3 p.m. HEMET – Riverside County Coroner’s officials have identified the victim killed in yesterday’s fatal motorcycle accident that happened on Mountain Avenue west of Cedar Avenue in an unincorporated area of Hemet. Officials identified the man as Robert Pittenger, 58, of Hemet. Pittinger was pronounced dead at 2:12 p.m., less than twenty minutes […]

SAN JACINTO: Victim shot multiple times, suspect suffers critical injuries, during violent encounter

SAN JACINTO: Victim shot multiple times, suspect suffers critical injuries, during violent encounter

SAN JACINTO – A victim was shot several times and the alleged suspect in the shooting suffered critical injuries during a violent encounter inside a private residence Sunday, April 23. The incident happened on the 1700 block of Wheatfield Way in San Jacinto. The two-story residence where the shooting happened is in a small, unfinished neighborhood […]

MENIFEE: Firefighters knock down Menifee business blaze

MENIFEE: Firefighters knock down Menifee business blaze

MENIFEE – More than two dozen firefighters spent about one and one half hours knocking down a structure fire involving several vehicles, structures and outbuildings at a local business Sunday morning, April 23. The blaze broke out at the Menifee Collision Center in the 27700 block of Jackson Street in Menifee. Twenty-seven firefighters from six engine companies and […]

UPDATED: MENIFEE: Man killed running across freeway after vehicle breaks down ID’d

UPDATED: MENIFEE: Man killed running across freeway after vehicle breaks down ID’d

UPDATE: April 23, 8:50 p.m. Riverside County Coroner officials have identified the person killed in yesterday morning’s fatal vehicle versus pedestrian accident when he struck while darting across the freeway. Officials identified the victim as Juan Escutia, 51, of San Bernardino. Escutia was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident less than ten minutes after […]

RIVERSIDE: One hospitalized after two-vehicle, head-on collision

RIVERSIDE: One hospitalized after two-vehicle, head-on collision

RIVERSIDE – One person was hospitalized after a two-vehicle, early-morning, head-on collision Sunday, April 23. The wreck happened on Sycamore Canyon Boulevard north of Central Avenue in Riverside. Cal Fire/Riverside County firefighters and other emergency first responders were dispatched to the scene of the wreck about 5:45 a.m., after other motorists and witnesses called 911 […]

MURRIETA: Overturned slurry sealer creates “sticky mess,” causes SigAlert

MURRIETA: Overturned slurry sealer creates “sticky mess,” causes SigAlert

MURRIETA – Officials were left dealing with a “sticky mess” after a pickup truck and a big rig hauling asphalt slurry collided. The collision caused the big rig to overturn, spilling slurry across the roadway Thursday, April 20. The accident happened in the northbound lanes near the junction of Interstates 15 and 215. The crash, which […]

TEMECULA: Two deputies hospitalized after two-vehicle wreck

TEMECULA: Two deputies hospitalized after two-vehicle wreck

TEMECULA – Two Riverside County sheriff’s deputies and another driver suffered minor injuries when they were involved in a two-vehicle traffic collision Friday, April 21. The accident, that sent both deputies to the hospital with unspecified injuries, happened at the intersection of Margarita Road and Temecula Parkway in Temecula about 3:20 p.m. The two vehicles, described as […]

Video Digital apprenticeship program comes to Temecula

Video Digital apprenticeship program comes to Temecula

JDS Creative Academy announced its partnership with the City of Temecula and Mt. San Jacinto College will establish a new digital video apprenticeship program that will help the city with its marketing efforts in the form of a weekly video newscast. The apprenticeship program begins with the first Digifest three-day event featuring All Things Digital […]