A thimble full of news

A thimble full of news

In 1943, a request for a school piano was discussed by the Thimble Club. April of that year, it was voted to donate $5 to the Red Cross and $5 to the Salvation Army. Mrs. Rhea’s sister-in-law donated the piano.  Three $25 War Bonds were purchased by the club. Balance on hand in May 1944 was $11.26.   […]

Call for vendors and exhibitors

The community is invited to participate as exhibitors for the 3rd Annual Anza Earth Day Fair. This neighborhood supported celebration provides exhibitors an active marketplace for products and services. The atmosphere is lively with family-friendly programs, demonstrations, children’s activities, and entertainment. The public event is free for attendees. The fair will feature nonprofit and for […]

Emergency responder incident reports

Anza Valley Fire Station 29 * Feb. 16 – 7:56 a.m. Medical aid, Highway 371 and Contreras Road * Feb. 16 – 10:15 a.m. Medical aid, Highway 371 and Contreras Road * Feb. 16 – 12:49 p.m. Medical aid, Boulder Drive and Ayers * Feb. 17 – 1:08 a.m. Medical aid, Highway 371 and Anza […]

While parents work, children need a place to go for fun

Children look within their community for fun things to do. They spend a lot of time searching for activities to fill long days on the hill when school is not in session. Options may be limited. Parents may be at work. The Boys & Girls Club of America has programs and services that promote and […]

Wine tasting to benefit youth

Wine tasting to benefit youth

The mission to bring a youth facility to Anza continues. A wine tasting will be held with a range of local talent including a lively auctioneer, popular stage group, acoustic guitar soloist, seasoned country performer, and set of music students. The High Country Boys and Girls Club fundraiser will be held March 21 from 3 […]

Pizza delivery gone bad

Three men and two teens were arrested on suspicion of robbing a pizza deliveryman with knives and a screwdriver in a neighborhood south of Desert Hot Springs, a sheriff’s sergeant said. The robbery was reported just before 7 p.m. Sunday in the 15000 block of Via Montana near Camino Campesino, said Sgt. David Florez. A […]

Fire destroys trailer home in Anza

TEMECULA – A fire destroyed a trailer home in unincorporated Anza east of Temecula this afternoon, but no one was hurt. The blaze was reported at 3:45 p.m. on Bautista Road at Highway 371, said Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department. It took about 20 minutes to knock down the blaze in the […]

Assembly members to hold neighborhood breakfast with Riverside residents

There will be an opportunity for constituents to share their concerns and meet with legislators Saturday. Assembly members Brian Nestande and Bill Emmerson announced they are inviting residents from Riverside and the surrounding area to join them for a no-host breakfast to discuss state issues and other matters.  Nestande serves the communities of Hemet, Anza, Aguanga, Idyllwild and other surrounding […]