Southwest Riverside County was hammered by its first big winter storm of the season Jan. 8 and Jan. 9, and that storm brought with it flooding, downed power lines and traffic accidents. The storm, which deposited as much as 3 inches of rainfall on some areas within a 24-hour period, spurred a flash flood warning […]
As welcoming to all gardeners as the recent rains were and as much as it would be great to think it was a sign of future rains and an end to the extended drought, gardeners can only wait for more substantial rains to arrive. The total inches of rain were not enough to sustain gardens […]
RIVERSIDE – As winter nears and temperatures cool, affected residents now have access to warm centers across Riverside County. “Because some people may not be able to escape extremely cold temperatures, we have worked with our community partners to open warm centers to ensure the safety and comfort of residents and visitors throughout Riverside County,” […]
Becky LeCompte Special to Valley News The holiday season is officially in full swing. Throughout this exciting time of year, filled with cooler weather, baked goods and travels to visit friends and family, it is easy to forget to properly prepare your home before leaving it unattended. When homeowners do not properly prepare their homes […]
Fireplaces and wood-burning stoves not only can be beautiful focal points within a home, but they also provide an additional source of heat and can be used to keep rooms or entire homes comfortable without the need for additional and potentially costly heating sources. Just like more modern home heating systems, stoves and fireplaces need […]
Wintery weather and frost advisories remain this morning in Southwest Riverside County. MORE.