SACRAMENTO –Assemblywoman Melissa A. Melendez (R-Lake Elsinore) introduced legislation last week, AB 536, designed to protect billions of dollars California currently receives in federal funding. “Sacramento Democrats are jeopardizing hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding to score political points while endangering those they’ve been elected to represent,” said Melendez. “A majority of this funding goes […]
SAN DIEGO – A Hemet man was sentenced today in federal court in San Diego to 40 years in prison for forcing a 16-year-old girl into prostitution and keeping the money she made for himself. A jury found Luther Gene Ray, 33, guilty in December 2015 of sex trafficking of a minor by force, fraud or […]
WHITTIER – A Whittier police officer was shot and killed today and another one was wounded by a suspected 26-year-old gang member who had been driving a stolen car, Whittier police said. Officer Keith Boyer, a 25-year veteran of the Whittier Police Department and band member of local band Mrs. Jones’ Revenge, was killed shortly after arriving […]
The unincorporated Riverside County portion of what has historically been State Route 74 will be taken over by Riverside County. A 3-0 Riverside County Board of Supervisors vote Jan. 31, with John Tavaglione absent and one vacancy on the board, adopted a resolution to accept the portion of the road between Dexter Avenue at Interstate […]
Nominations are now being accepted from individuals and groups for the 2017 Veterans Service Awards presented by State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County). The awards are given annually to 10 military veterans from the 28th Senate District who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to help their fellow veterans and members of […]
SACRAMENTO –Assemblywoman Melissa A. Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, introduced legislation Wednesday, Feb. 8, AB 351, to restore billions of dollars back to California taxpayers through road improvements. “The Governor and legislative democrats have insisted that raising taxes is the only way we can fund the much needed repairs to our crumbling roads. I am not buying […]
A confidant of one of the husband-and-wife terrorists who carried out the 2015 massacre in San Bernardino pleaded guilty Thursday, Feb. 16, to charges that he conspired to commit acts of terror in Riverside.
Former Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet allegedly took tens of thousands of dollars in bribes from two Coachella Valley developers, who sought and got his support on land projects throughout the city, Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin said Thursday, Feb. 16.
Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office We can’t live without it. It literally surrounds us. But we can’t see it and most of us never think about it. It’s our air. We all share it and we all need to protect it, because pollution – from chemical vapors to tiny particles of matter – […]
Music promoter Goldenvoice is seeking applicants for a number of positions to work the upcoming Coachella and Stagecoach music festivals in Indio.