In spite of the Wildomar Fire burning in the La Cresta area of Murrieta near Wildomar and Lake Elsinore, it’s business as usual for Murrieta Valley Unified School District and Lake Elsinore Unified School District, officials announced earlier this morning.
A 350-acre brush fire burning in heavy fuels in the Cleveland National Forest near Wildomar Thursday was started when an 18-year-old Ladera Ranch man lost control of his off-road motorcycle and crashed into a tree, ultimately sparking the blaze, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.
DE LUZ – Nationally recognized sculptor and De Luz resident Austin Casson has recently installed two life-sized horse sculptures in La Cresta in Murrieta. One of Casson’s bronze eagles was presented to President George H.W. Bush by Howie Long. Five of his works are installed in the world golf hall of fame and the permanent […]
Four La Cresta families opened their estate gardens to visitors May 14 showing their support for the Santa Rosa Plateau Nature Education Foundation’s mission to help students become aware of the environmental challenges they will face in the future. The 13th Annual Garden Tour and Garden Party entitled “Gardening in Mother Nature’s Backyard,” brought hundreds […]
MURRIETA – The Santa Rosa Plateau Nature Education Foundation’s annual Garden Tour and Garden Party will highlight five beautiful and unique private gardens nestled in the La Cresta area on the Santa Rosa Plateau and a Garden Party May 14. Now in its 13th year, the tour is a favorite event for local gardening and nature […]
A male hiker near Murrieta required airlifting off of a trail in the rugged Cleveland National Forest west of Murrieta, and hospitalized today, firefighters said. MORE…
A brush fire that broke out in an unincorporated community of Murrieta on Wednesday, June 24 was contained by 100 firefighters to just five acres. According to unconfirmed CHP dispatch reports, the La Cresta blaze was reported following work that was being done on a fence between two properties just before 6:30 p.m. “CAL FIRE/Riverside County […]
MURRIETA – A Temecula Valley woman who neglected her 17 horses, failing to provide food and causing most of them to become emaciated, is slated to be sentenced today. A Murrieta jury on Wednesday found 50-year-old Janice Susan Deutsch guilty of 17 misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty. Deutsch is already serving a seven-year sentence for felony elder abuse. Prosecutors […]