Area nonprofits gifted County Asset Forfeiture Special Fund money

Two southwestern nonprofit groups that help at-risk children and teens keep away from drugs and crime will be receiving a portion of $281,477 in Asset Forfeiture Special Fund money provided by the Riverside District Attorney’s Office. District Attorney Mike Hestrin announced AXIS Foundation out of Perris and Calicinto Ranch, Inc. in San Jacinto will be […]

Lennar shares the holiday spirit with Rancho Damacitas foster youth

Lennar shares the holiday spirit with Rancho Damacitas foster youth

TEMECULA – For over a decade, Lennar has played Santa Claus for the foster youth at Rancho Damacitas Children and Family Services. Lennar treated Rancho Damacitas foster youth to a night of food, games, presents, and good cheer Dec. 15. Lennar Charitable Housing Foundation rented out Mulligan Family Fun Center for the night so the […]

The Three Amigos challenge community to fundraise for Reality Rally, Michelle’s Place Breast Cancer Resource Center

The Three Amigos challenge community to fundraise for Reality Rally, Michelle’s Place Breast Cancer Resource Center

Last year they raised $13,000 for Reality Rally. This year, they’re back and ready to beat their previous mind-boggling fundraising record. Reality Rally’s “Three Amigos” Rick Fortin, Steven Pickett and John Vataha are challenging the community to join them and are hoping to pass on their passion for endless fundraising. The seventh annual Reality Rally […]

Children and families from the Inland Empire enjoy Holiday of Hope at Pechanga

Children and families from the Inland Empire enjoy Holiday of Hope at Pechanga

TEMECULA – The holidays came two weeks early for some of the most disadvantaged children and families in Southern California. Pechanga welcomed hundreds of children and their families from Lake Elsinore, Murrieta, Temecula and the surrounding communities by special invitation to enjoy a 22,000-square foot Polar Express-themed winter wonderland inside the Pechanga Grand Ballroom. During Pechanga’s […]

Military and disabled veterans honored at annual Support Our Troops event

Military and disabled veterans honored at annual Support Our Troops event

This year, All From The Heart celebrated their 13th annual Support Our Troops event, bringing together active-duty military families, disabled veterans, community organizers, local businesses and volunteers. The event, which was free to all in attendance and open to the public, was held Sunday, Dec. 4. This year’s event, which was held at Galway Downs […]

Race for the Cure 2016, 4,000 participants, 150 teams, $400,000 raised

Race for the Cure 2016, 4,000 participants, 150 teams, $400,000 raised

The 2016 Susan G. Komen Inland Empire Appreciation and Awards Dinner was held Nov. 29 at the Diamond Club in Lake Elsinore. The event recognized top award winners and sponsors for the 2016 Race for the Cure. Jill Eaton, in her first year as executive director for the organization, reported that this year’s event attracted […]

In light of Measure U funding, Hemet City Council to hear police and fire department expansion plans for 2017

In light of Measure U funding, Hemet City Council to hear police and fire department expansion plans for 2017

Hemet’s police and fire chiefs have begun the process of recruiting new firefighters and police officers even though the recently passed Measure U one-cent sales tax collections won’t begin until April 1. The sales tax revenues are to be used only for city public safety departments, specifically for the fire and police departments. Police Chief […]

Community Celebrates Jacob’s House Playground

Community Celebrates Jacob’s House Playground

The parking lot was full and adjoining streets were lined with cars as residents, friends, family and the Temecula and Murrieta Chambers of Commerce came out to celebrate the latest developments at Jacob’s House in Temecula: a children’s playground and new garden landscaping. These new developments are in addition to the Chapel, Pathway of Hope, […]

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