Menifee couple finds burgeoning passion in alpaca farming

Menifee couple finds burgeoning passion in alpaca farming

Art and Val Bradford are embarking on an adventure that few might consider as they approach their golden years: raising alpacas, the slightly smaller camelid cousins of llamas. On their farm in Menifee are huacaya alpacas of varying colors, genders and ages. The animals can be seen gathering together, eating and enjoying the Southern California […]

Students Go Bananas over community garden program

Students Go Bananas over community garden program

Kim Harris Managing Editor The sun beats down on a small plot of land located behind Alta Murrieta Sports Park as youngsters of all ages toil away, harvesting a bountiful crop of vegetables. Amid the laughter and lightheartedness, there is a serious side to what this group of fun-loving students is attempting to accomplish on […]