CORONA: 5th Grader spells “colcannon” to progress in National Bee

A fifth-grader at Garretson Elementary School in Corona will be among 45 spellers competing in today’s finals of the 89th Scripps National Spelling Bee in National Harbor, Maryland, out of an initial field of 285. Aisha K. Randhawa correctly spelled colcannon — an Irish cabbage-and- potato dish — and discountenance — meaning disapproval or an […]

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.