SOUTHWEST RIVERSIDE COUNTY: Monday headlines, Aug. 31

It’s the last day of August, 2015 and the weather is finally moving toward a cooling trend. The Southwest Riverside cities from Lake Elsinore, Idyllwild, Temecula, and more will hover in high to mid 80s across the region after a sweltering weekend.

The Temecula Dance Company recently ended its 23rd annual recital season with 15 spectacular shows. Rob Davis photo.
The Temecula Dance Company recently ended its 23rd annual recital season with 15 spectacular shows. Rob Davis photo.

LOCAL NEWS

What’s going on in your city? Read more about your city, and what’s happening out and around town.

SPORTS

Great Oak's defense had a tough time coming up with the stop against the powerful Heritage offense. Jalen Glover of Heritage (6) stiff arms Great Oak's Oluseyi Shonuyi (11) during a run. Amanda Schwarzer photo.
Great Oak’s defense had a tough time coming up with the stop against the powerful Heritage offense. Jalen Glover of Heritage (6) stiff arms Great Oak’s Oluseyi Shonuyi (11) during a run. Amanda Schwarzer photo.

FOOTBALL: Fans filled area football stadiums at high schools across the county, as teams began their fall season. Read more to find out scores, and follow your alma mater through Valley News’s premier sports photographers.READ: HS Football: Zero Week scores from across Riverside County

SOCCER: It was all fun and games on the soccer fields across Murrieta and Temecula this weekend, as recreational soccer leagues began their fall season.

READ: For the love of the game – a message to coaches, parents on kids soccer

REGIONAL NEWS

GAS PRICES

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Riverside and San Bernardino counties fell today for 17 straight days, shedding a penny-and-a-half to land at a fraction over$3.47.
The average price has dropped nearly 73 cents over the past 45 days.

WEATHER

It will be sunny today … warm and breezy. The National Weather Service is forecasting highs of 107 in Blythe, 106 in Palm Springs and Thermal, 105 in Indio, 103 in Desert Hot Springs, 93 in Riverside, 92 in Moreno Valley, 90 in Corona, 89 in Lake Elsinore, 88 in Banning and Hemet,
87 in Temecula, 82 in Idyllwild, and 75 on Mount San Jacinto.

Air quality will be unhealthful for sensitive groups today in the valleys around Riverside but moderate everywhere else in the county.

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