Saturday, September 19, 2020

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Rancho Water chooses SRRRA alternate, moves forward with general manager search

The Rancho California Water District Board of Directors named vice president William E. Plummer as an alternate on the Santa Rosa Regional Resources Authority...

The bigger question: when and how can businesses begin to reopen?

Effective as of Aug. 31, California now has colored tiers which depict which county is more apt to be widespread in transmitting COVID-19 among...

Fight COVID-19 fatigue

Andrew Zucker, Zucker Law Firm Can you believe it’s September? It seems like just weeks ago March arrived, and people were forced to reevaluate their lives...

Step into a virtual world

JDS Creative Academy, Special to Valley News “Virtual” by definition is more literal than ever in today’s world. Between Zoom, virtual conferences, webinars, etc., people can...

Home prices rise, sales slide countywide

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - The median price of a single-family home in Riverside County jumped last month, but sales of existing homes declined, the California...

The pitfalls of holding property in joint tenancy or as community property

Paul A. Hanks, Attorney & Broker The purchase of a new home is a most exciting time for a couple. Once your offer has been...

Realtors say that 77% of potential home sellers are preparing to sell following end of stay-at-home orders

WASHINGTON – More than three in four potential sellers – 77% – are preparing to sell their homes following the end of stay-at-home orders, with half...

Michael Culton of Brubaker-Culton Real Estate and Development featured in the Southern California Edition of Top Agent Magazine

HEMET – Michael Culton of Brubaker-Culton Real Estate and Development in Hemet was featured in the Southern California Edition of Top Agent Magazine in...

Sept. 11-17: Poker run and rally, annual grape stomp, art camp and more

Grape Stomp 2020 South Coast Winery Resort and Spa’s annual Grape Stomp will look a bit different this year due to COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines....

Pala Casino Spa Resort presents La Séptima Banda

PALA – Pala Casino Spa Resort announced La Séptima Banda is coming to the Starlight Theater Saturday, Sept. 26. The outdoor concert will feature...

Movie Review: ‘The New Mutants’

Bob Garver, Special to Valley News I was able to see “The New Mutants,” as well as a few others, in a theater during a recent...

Another Marx (his daughter) gets Venice Film Fest spotlight

Sep 06, 2020 12:46 PM By NICOLE WINFIELD Associated Press VENICE (AP) — There’s been a lot of talk about gender parity, feminism and equality at...

Wine Country Calendar of Events

Friday, Sep. 11 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Craft Faire, Maurice Car'rie Winery 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Crush House + Got Polish Keilbasa?, Peltzer...

Cougar Vineyard & Winery wants ciliegiolo recognized in US

What’s ciliegiolo, you ask? “There’s not a lot of information on it, but they thought it was like the mother of sangiovese,” Rick Buffington, co-owner...

‘Sushi kept following me’ says local sushi chef bringing the art of sushi-making into homes

Sushi chef Don Munoz wasn’t quite sure sushi was the path for him when he first started off in the food business. “I started when...

Stone Brewing announces Maria Stipp as CEO

ESCONDIDO (CNS) - Stone Brewing, founded in San Diego in 1996 and ranked as the country's ninth largest craft brewery, today announced the hiring...

Riverside County’s active COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations continue dropping

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - Riverside County health officials Friday, Sept. 18 reported another 307 confirmed coronavirus cases and 10 additional deaths, while the number of...

County officials urge residents to get tested for COVID-19

Riverside County health officials said only about half of the capacity the county has to conduct COVID-19 tests was being utilized by residents and...

Riverside County’s active COVID cases drop further, slight increase in hospitalizations

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - Riverside County health officials Thursday, Sept. 17 reported another 173 confirmed coronavirus cases and seven additional deaths, but the number of...

215 new coronavirus cases, 11 new deaths in Riverside County on Wednesday

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Riverside County crept up by 215, with 11 more deaths attributed to the virus,...

God wants to do 6 new things in your life

Zachary Elliott, Special to Valley News My father has worked hard as a landscaper for over 40 years. As you can imagine, it has taken a...

Shana Tova

Roger Cohen, Special to Valley News Jews worldwide will be wishing each other, “Shana Tova,” a happy and healthy New Year with the stress on remaining...

Practice fire safety for furry family members

Family Features, Special to Valley News If you have a fire escape plan in place for your home, you’re steps ahead of many Americans. According to...

Adopters can help Animal Friends of the Valleys receive a Holiday Wishes grant

WILDOMAR – Individuals who have adopted a pet from Animal Friends of the Valleys are invited to share how their pet has changed their life to help...

With LA story ruined, Lakers set for West finals vs Nuggets

By BRIAN MAHONEY LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the Lakers were there waiting. Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers were right on the doorstep. One more win...

LeBron James makes All-NBA team for record 16th time

By TIM REYNOLDS LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — LeBron James now stands alone in All-NBA recognition history, getting there unanimously. James was revealed Wednesday as...

Dodgers 1st team to clinch playoff spot, beat Padres 7-5

By BERNIE WILSON SAN DIEGO (AP) — While the Los Angeles Dodgers are regular participants in postseason baseball, there was something unusual about becoming the...

CIF launches new online content show

The CIF Southern Section has been working on a new project and announced the launch of the “CIF-SS This Week” online show. The new...

Temecula speech pathologist makes semifinal round of 2020 Ms. Health and Fitness competition

It has been a wild ride for Temecula resident Givona Sandiford Sapp, Ph.D., who not only took first place in the group round of...

Murrieta’s Heo wins Toyota Tour Cup at Arrowood

The SCPGA Junior Tour has been hosting events, and earlier in September, the Toyota Tour Cup got a break from the heat down at...

CIF Southern Section high school sports update

The CIF Southern Section offices released their latest updates regarding high school sports recently, and as August leaves and September begins, there have hopefully...

Reverse: Big Ten will try to play fall football after all

By RALPH D. RUSSO Players were pumped. Coaches were stoked. Fans seemed relieved. Even the president was pleased. The Big Ten is going to give fall...

NCAA basketball season set to open day before Thanksgiving

By ERIC OLSON The NCAA men’s and women’s basketball season will begin Nov. 25, the day before Thanksgiving. The Division I Council voted Wednesday to push...

School leader: B1G football on hold until questions answered

The University of Wisconsin chancellor said Tuesday that Big Ten football will remain on hold until there are answers to questions about COVID-19 testing...