The Murrieta and Temecula area’s very first Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade will take place in 2018. The Inland Empire Men’s Club will host both the parade, Jan. 15, and a scholarship fundraiser banquet, Jan. 13, in honor of the civil rights icon. Charles Washington, president of the men’s club and owner of Rico’s […]
Temecula Valley Unified School District is resolving English language instruction civil rights complaint
An alleged civil rights complaint filed against Temecula Valley Unified School District’s English Learner programs in its middle schools is being resolved through an agreement with the Office of Civil Rights signed by TVUSD Superintendent Tim Ritter April 7. The OCR Resolution Agreement will reinstate designated English Learner instruction in the district’s middle schools that […]
SAN JACINTO – Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement were remembered and messages of tolerance and equality were shared Monday, Jan. 18, during the 10th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Unity Breakfast at Mt. San Jacinto College. Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-Palm Desert, served as the event’s featured speaker. As a child who grew up in a […]
TEMECULA – The Temecula Valley Museum will offer the final movie in a series of four screenings and discussion forums centered on civil rights documentaries.
The documentary, “The Loving Story” will be screened on Thursday, Feb. 12 as part of the museum’s Black History Month programming.