Rooms can serve double duty

Rooms can serve double duty

Many homes do not have space for guest rooms, children’s play areas and home theater lounges that are possible in homes with substantial square footage. But they may not be missing out at all. While large homes remain popular, many people are embracing the benefits of smaller residences. Small homes help homeowners save money, require […]

PERRIS: One injured in residential blaze that displaced family of 3

PERRIS: One injured in residential blaze that displaced family of 3

PERRIS – One person sustained minor injuries and a home was badly damaged in an April 4 residential structure fire. Nearly two dozen firefighters battled the blaze, which left the home uninhabitable and displaced a family of three. American Medical Response medics treated one victim at the scene for minor smoke inhalation. The victim declined […]

HOMELAND: Menifee burglary suspect arrested after pursuit on stolen motorcycle

HOMELAND: Menifee burglary suspect arrested after pursuit on stolen motorcycle

HOMELAND – A suspected residential burglar was arrested after leading deputies on a high-speed pursuit while riding a stolen motorcycle Tuesday, April 4. The man was eventually tracked down by a sheriff’s K9, after he initially managed to elude authorities. The suspect, who was later identified as Jesse Wayne Osburn, 35, of Menifee, was booked into the […]

UPDATED: CANYON LAKE: Local man arrested, charged with starting blaze that displaced family of four and killed family’s dog

UPDATED: CANYON LAKE: Local man arrested, charged with starting blaze that displaced family of four and killed family’s dog

UPDATE: April 5, 11:49 p.m.   CANYON LAKE – Officials have announced the arrest of a man they allege started an April 4 fire at a Canyon Lake residence. A family of four was displaced and their pet dog died during the blaze that destroyed their home in the in the 23000 block of Canyon Lake Drive […]

SAN JACINTO: Victim burned during early morning residential blaze

SAN JACINTO: Victim burned during early morning residential blaze

SAN JACINTO – A victim was burned and sustained major injuries when a house caught fire Sunday, March 26. The early-morning residential blaze broke out just after midnight in the 400 block of Shaver Street in San Jacinto. Twenty-six firefighters from seven engine companies responded to the fire, Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information Officer Tawny Cabral explained […]

TEMECULA: Firefighters quickly contain early-morning residential garage fire

TEMECULA: Firefighters quickly contain early-morning residential garage fire

TEMECULA – Firefighters quickly knocked down an early-morning residential fire Monday, Jan. 16. The fire happened about 12:51 a.m., in the 31000 block of Via San Carlos, south of Loma Linda Road and north of Kent Hintergardt Park, in Temecula. Cal Fire/Riverside County firefighters and deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Temecula Police station were […]

UPDATE: HEMET: Six adults displaced by residential blaze

UPDATE: HEMET: Six adults displaced by residential blaze

UPDATE: 01/11/2018 12:32 a.m. HEMET  – Cal Fire/Riverside County, City of Hemet, and Soboba Fire Departments spent about one and one half hours battling a residential structure fire this evening. The fire, that happened in the 27000 block of Dartmouth Street in the unincorporated community of Little Lake, reportedly began in the home’s attic. Firefighters knocked […]

TEMECULA: Family of 5 displaced after home destroyed by fire

TEMECULA: Family of 5 displaced after home destroyed by fire

TEMECULA – A family of five was displaced after their home was destroyed by fire Friday, Dec. 23. The fire happened in the 27500 block of Nellie Court in Temecula. Nellie Court is located northeast of Margarita Road and east of Winchester Road. Firefighters responded to the residential structure fire after deputies from the Riverside County […]

Prep Your Home for Holiday Travel and Colder Weather

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 […]