TEMECULA – Heather Petersen, founder and chief executive officer of National Merchants Association, recently purchased Sweet Oaks Ranch, a 40-acre equestrian facility and vineyard property in the heart of Temecula horse and wine country. “I am proud to be the new owner of Sweet Oaks,” Petersen said. “It is a very special place that has […]
SAN JACINTO – Officials from several different local law enforcement agencies worked together while tracking a carjacking suspect on a stolen motorcycle and ultimately taking the alleged suspect into custody. The man who was arrested, 28-year-old, Ryan Curtis Wilhite, of Murrieta, was wanted not only for stealing the LoJack-equipped motorcycle, he was also wanted for the armed-carjacking […]
A rattlesnake bit a man walking in a rural area west of Temecula during the afternoon hours Monday, April 17.
TEMECULA – The Ronald H. Roberts Temecula Public Library, 30600 Pauba Road, invites the community to attend a free legal clinic Tuesday, April 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in honor of National Library Week. Local attorneys will offer fifteen-minute consultations to the public at no charge. Many areas of law will be covered, […]
TEMECULA – Each year, Temecula’s mayor selects a theme to draw attention to a special area of focus, or to highlight one of the tenets that make the city a great place to live, work and play. “Community pride is evident throughout the city in our neighborhoods, businesses, schools, and service organizations. It is contagious […]
Police are seeking the public’s help identifying four people who were allegedly working together when they stole a cellular phone Monday, Jan. 23.
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TEMECULA – A woman was seriously injured while hiking in an area known as “Bum River” or “Bum Creek” Saturday, March 18. The area – which is in the hills just west of Temecula Parkway and Old Town Front Street – is part of the Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve. The victim was airlifted from the […]
TEMECULA – A Hemet resident was arrested Tuesday, March 14, after he allegedly attempted to pull over another motorist using law enforcement-style flashing lights and a siren. What the man did not realize was that the person he was trying to pull over was an off-duty Riverside County sheriff’s deputy. The deputy was traveling in the area […]
Three men were identified and arrested after a monthlong investigation into numerous incidents involving credit/debit card ATM skimming.