Second storm expected to bring heavy downpours and mountain snow Friday

The second in a series of winter storms is expected to batter Riverside County today, bringing downpours, heavy mountain snow, possible flooding, potentially damaging winds and thunderstorms.

UPDATED: More storms expected to move through Temecula, Inland Empire

UPDATED: More storms expected to move through Temecula, Inland Empire

The first in a series of Pacific storms poised to deliver torrential rain, heavy mountain snow and gusty wind to Riverside County through early next week is expected to move into the region late tonight.

Board authorizes Sheriff to raise rates for use of deputies

The Board of Supervisors approved Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff’s request to hike the rates charged to cities and other contract entities for the use of patrol deputies.

Property tax deadline is today

RIVERSIDE  – Riverside County homeowners have until tomorrow to get the first installment on their property tax bills paid, or risk incurring penalties. The Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office in July sent out notices seeking payments on more than 910,000 secured properties, including parcels, houses and condominiums, for the 2015-16 tax year. The grace period to pay the first installment ends […]

Altura Credit Union sets up relief fund for San Bernardino shooting victims’ families

In response to the horrific mass shooting in San Bernardino on Dec. 2, Altura Credit Union has established a relief fund for the families of the 14 individuals killed. All donations to the IE United Relief Fund will directly benefit those families.

TEMECULA: Thanksgiving weekend crackdown begins today

Motorists heading out to join friends and family or have other sorts of fun during the Thanksgiving weekend need to remember to drive sober and safely – or there could be consequences, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Terrorists target Palm Desert rock band’s Paris concert, crew member killed

PALM DESERT  – A Palm Desert rock band that was onstage during the terror attacks in Paris that killed more than 120 people will return home, cutting their European tour short, it was reported today. One of the band’s crew members, Nick Alexander, 36, of Colchester, Essex in England was confirmed dead Saturday. “The group is going to […]

IE Gas prices drop to lowest amount since Feb. 18

IE Gas prices drop to lowest amount since Feb. 18

RIVERSIDE The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Inland Empire dropped today to its lowest amount since Feb. 18, decreasing seven-tenths of a cent to $2.857. The average price in Riverside and San Bernardino counties has dropped 73 of the past 76 days, decreasing 93.1 cents, including a half-cent on Wednesday, according to figures […]