9 arrested during sobriety and driver’s license checkpoint in Temecula

9 arrested during sobriety and driver’s license checkpoint in Temecula

Nine people were arrested during a weekend sobriety and driver’s license checkpoint in Temecula, a sheriff’s sergeant said today. The checkpoint ran from 7 p.m. Friday to 12:30 a.m. Saturday near the intersection of Rancho California Road and Margarita Road. Of the 1,158 vehicles that passed through the checkpoint, 8 drivers were arrested for driving […]

Large housing project to come before Temecula Planning Commission

Large housing project to come before Temecula Planning Commission

A large housing development that will bring about 1,750 residential units to the foothills west of Old Town Temecula is slated to come before the city’s planning commission, Nov. 15. The project, known as Altair, would bring a variety of residences to that area, including detached single-family housing, multiplexes, rowhouses and live/work spaces that combine […]

County to widen Rancho California Road, pave Hunter Street

The Feb. 7 actions of the Riverside County Board of Supervisors included a 4-0 vote with one vacancy to widen a portion of Rancho California Road in unincorporated Temecula and to bring Hunter Street in Mead Valley into the county-maintained road system and pave that road and. Rancho California Road will be widened from Butterfield […]

Supervisors approve Rancho California Road widening agreement

Traffic congestion along Rancho California Road near Butterfield Stage Road has led to a desire by the City of Temecula to provide intersection improvements along Rancho California Road and Butterfield Stage Road. Some of that improvement work is in the unincorporated portion of Riverside County, but the road improvement work also has the support of […]

UPDATED: Victim identified in fatal Temecula hit and run case

UPDATED: Victim identified in fatal Temecula hit and run case

UPDATE: The victim of a fatal hit and run crash in Temecula has been identified as 24-year-old Alexander Fiala of Temecula, according to a Riverside County Coroner’s report. Fiala was riding his motorcycle when he was allegedly struck by Benjamin Liano on Saturday, June 28. He succumbed to his injuries shortly after midnight at Inland Valley […]

Temecula’s ‘Star Spangled Concert in the Park’ postponed

Due to anticipated traffic impacts resulting from the Rancho California Road resurfacing project that will be taking place on June 13 and June 14, the City of Temecula Community Services Department will be postponing the free community concert “A Star Spangled Concert in the Park” by the Valley Winds Community Concert Band. The event which was scheduled to take place […]