October 24 is deadline to register to vote in the 2016 General Election

October 24 is deadline to register to vote in the 2016 General Election

Monday (Oct. 24) is the deadline for voters to register and be eligible to cast a ballot in the Nov. 8 election. Registration applications submitted online at RegisterToVote.ca.gov prior to midnight Monday will be honored, as will paper forms postmarked by the deadline. Paper applications are available at the Riverside County Registrar of Voters’ office, […]

County waste department to provide free household hazardous waste collection event for the Murrieta area on Saturday

County waste department to provide free household hazardous waste collection event for the Murrieta area on Saturday

The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources has scheduled a free household hazardous-waste collection event on Saturday (Oct. 22) at the Murrieta City Hall parking lot. The collection is open to all Riverside County residents. The department provides an opportunity for Riverside County residents to keep hazardous waste out of the county landfills and ensure it […]

Statewide quake drill set for Thursday

Statewide quake drill set for Thursday

RIVERSIDE – Workers at Riverside County government offices, businesses and schools will stop everything for a minute next week to  “drop, cover and hold on” as part of a statewide earthquake preparedness drill. The Great California ShakeOut of 2016 is scheduled for Thursday at 10:20 a.m. According to organizers, the exercise will provide an opportunity for workers in the […]