Temecula teen receives rarely-gifted Honor Award for life-saving heroism

Temecula teen receives rarely-gifted Honor Award for life-saving heroism

In early February, a teen at a local high school was honored with a rarely-gifted award by one of the nation’s oldest values-based youth organizations for saving his friend’s life when he fell from a cliff. At the Moreno Valley Conference and Recreation Center Feb. 4, the California Inland Empire Council of the Boy Scouts […]

HEMET: Two men, including 85-year-old, rescued from DVL after boat capsizes

HEMET: Two men, including 85-year-old, rescued from DVL after boat capsizes

HEMET – Two people were rescued from Diamond Valley Lake in Hemet after their boat capsized, dumping both men in the water Sunday, Nov. 20. According to a fire official at the scene, one of the victims was an 85-year-old man who was left clinging to some rocks in the frigid water. Temperature at the […]

Local guardsman awarded after dramatic water rescue

Local guardsman awarded after dramatic water rescue

A Temecula native and American rescue swimmer who saved four men from a sinking ocean-going rowing boat was recently reunited with three of the people he rescued in an emotional ceremony on Nov. 19. At International Maritime Organization headquarters, Aviation Survival Technician Christopher Leon of the United States Coast Guard received the IMO Award for […]