LouEllen Ficke receives Rotary Award for Vocational Excellence

LouEllen Ficke receives Rotary Award for Vocational Excellence

Jann Gentry Special to Valley News The Rotary Award for Vocational Excellence, also called the RAVE award, is awarded to special people in the community who have had positive impacts in their workplace and community. People from all walks of life are considered by the Rotary club making the presentation. This year the NewGen Rotary […]

Rotary music contest winners announced

Rotary music contest winners announced

MURRIETA – The 17th Annual Rotary Music Competition provided an introductory platform for high school musicians to perform and for many to enhance career opportunities. Pianist Ruby Bruder, a junior attending Great Oak High School in Temecula, won first place. Three prizes up to $1,000 are available in each category at the District finals. The contest was open […]

Local Heroes recognized at Patriots Ball

Local Heroes recognized at Patriots Ball

MURRIETA – Three individuals and one organization were recognized as heroes during the Murrieta Rotary’s Patriots Ball Saturday, Nov. 14. All were nominated for and won the honor for their work in helping others. The honorees were Warfighter Made, Ginger Greaves, John Hunneman, and Wallace Fanene. The Hero of the Month program is new this […]

Schools visit Murrieta Rotary Club’s Field of Honor

Schools visit Murrieta Rotary Club’s Field of Honor

TEMECULA – Temecula Rotary Club and Murrieta Rotary Club gifted over 200 Temecula fifth graders with an opportunity to visit the Field of Honor located in Murrieta’s Town Square. This annual event commemorates the valiant efforts of our United States Veterans from all five branches of military service. Over 2,000 flags are flown each year, […]

Field of Honor has stories to share

Field of Honor has stories to share

There will come a moment, probably in the minutes just before dawn, when I will come, once again, to understand fully the meaning of Murrieta’s Field of Honor. Sponsored by the Murrieta Rotary Club, the 7th annual Field of Honor takes place from Nov. 8 to 14 at Town Square Park. From the Opening Ceremony […]

Murrieta Rotary donates $750 to Child Spree

Murrieta Rotary donates $750 to Child Spree

MURRIETA—The Murrieta Rotary Club partnered with the Murrieta Salvation Army and presented Child Spree on Saturday, Aug. 8. Child Spree is now in its 18th year and is a program for under-privileged children who need new clothes to go to school in the fall. At a recent club meeting, Anne Young, the club’s Community Service Director […]