Memorial Day, remembering those who have fallen while in service to our country, is known as the start of the summer season as millions gather together to barbecue, head to the beach or participate in other celebratory activities, but here at my house we do things a bit differently. As a military family – my […]
TEMECULA – The Temecula Grape Stompers, a local square dance club, will hold their second annual Veterans Benefit Dance May 20. It will take place at the Temecula Community Recreation Center, 30875 Rancho Vista Road in Temecula. The theme of the dance is “Salute, Honor, and Support our Veterans,” and the dance will be held […]
Karyn Vaughn, E.A. Special to Valley News As a former military family, my husband is a retired Marine sergeant major, I have many military clients around the world. There are a surprising number of tax rules specifically for members of the armed services that I’d like to discuss. First though, for active duty or former […]
This year, All From The Heart celebrated their 13th annual Support Our Troops event, bringing together active-duty military families, disabled veterans, community organizers, local businesses and volunteers. The event, which was free to all in attendance and open to the public, was held Sunday, Dec. 4. This year’s event, which was held at Galway Downs […]
The number of homeless military veterans in Riverside County has shrunk drastically thanks to the shoring up of resources now in place to ensure that any identified homeless veteran receives immediate attention, according to county officials.
HEMET – Hemet Unified School District is excited to announce its second districtwide College and Career Fair. The event will be held Tuesday, Oct. 25, at West Valley High School’s gymnasium from 6-8 p.m. There will be over 70 institutions and companies represented including California State universities, private colleges, community colleges, branches of military and […]
TEMECULA – A patriotic essay contest is open to all grades from kindergarten through high school to win prizes and show their appreciation for America and its armed services members. The contest, sponsored by the Valley News, is being made in conjunction with over a dozen local organizations and businesses who have joined to together to […]
LAKE ELSINORE – California Assemblywoman Melissa A. Melendez hosted a Veterans Expo at the Lake Elsinore/Wildomar Elks Lodge SaturdaySaturday, Aug. 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The purpose of the Veterans Expo was to provide a one stop shop for Veterans’ Services and to discuss state registration which affects veterans. Veterans and others arriving at the […]