Tuesday, June 22, 2021

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County’s jobless rate falls amid gains across multiple sectors

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - With gains across almost all sectors of the regional economy, Riverside County's jobless rate dropped last month, according to figures released...

EMWD awards CCL contract for Phase 2 of Temecula Valley Recycled Water Pipeline

CCL Contracting, Inc., was awarded the Eastern Municipal Water District construction contract for Phase 2 of the Temecula Valley Recycled Water Pipeline. Eastern’s board voted...

Small-business owners who have yet to fully reopen due to the COVID-19 pandemic are now preparing to do so. Valley News/Courtesy photo

City of Menifee Welcomes First Chief Information Officer The City of Menifee is excited to introduce the organization’s first Chief Information Officer, Ron Puccinelli. Ron...

How to cut costs as your business fully reopens

TEMECULA – The ripple effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have been far-reaching. No aspect of life was insulated from the effects of the pandemic,...

Movie Review: ‘The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It’

Bob Garver Special to the Valley News NOTE: One reason why I didn’t find this movie very scary is that I was on vacation this past...

Pala Casino Spa Resort offers an unbeatable lineup of premium televised sports entertainment and events

PALA- Pala Casino Spa Resort’s entertainment lineup now features premium televised sports entertainment, including pay-per-view UFC and Boxing, Bundesliga, Serie A, EFL, FA Cup...

A rejuvenated fresco called a ‘National Treasure’ will soon be seen at the Ramona Bowl

It was an idea believed to be born in 1941, just after the bombs dropped on Pearl Harbor. It was inspired by muralist Milford Zornes,...

Movie review: “A Quiet Place Part II”

Bob Garver For over a year, “A Quiet Place Part II” was just out of reach. The film was originally supposed to open March 20,...

Programs to ease the pain of loss available through Hemet Hospice Volunteers

Through its many programs, Hemet Hospice Volunteers nonprofit provides resources for hospice patients and those grieving the loss of a loved one. For more...

Riverside County to receive $23 million in federal relief funds

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced June 10 that Riverside County is among multiple jurisdictions throughout the nation slated to receive...

Free virtual Vital Aging conference for older adults offered

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, preventing social isolation has become even more crucial to the health and well-being of older adults in...

Cal/OSHA board approves relaxed COVID rules for workplace mask-wearing

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Fully vaccinated people will be able to ditch face masks in most workplace situations under relaxed COVID-19 rules approved today...

Countywide home prices edge higher, sales drop considerably

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - The median price of a single-family home in Riverside County edged up last month, but sales of existing homes fell by...

Pardee Homes Inland Empire announces rebranding to Tri Pointe Homes

CORONA – In a move to create stronger awareness and recognition under one brand, Pardee Homes Inland Empire, a member of TRI Pointe Group...

The Hoffman Company announces 43-acre Murrieta Hot Springs property on the market

MURRIETA – The Murrieta Hot Springs Christian Conference Center and Bible College Campus, a 43-acre campus with lodging and educational facilities in southwest Riverside County, is available...

Hanley Investment Group announces sale of Chili’s Grill & Bar at Lake Elsinore Marketplace for $2.6 M

LAKE ELSINORE – Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, a nationally recognized real estate brokerage and advisory firm specializing in retail property sales, announced...

Wine Country Calendar of Events

Friday, Apr. 30 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Reserved Wine Tastings, Ponte Winery 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wine Tastings, Wilson Creek Winery 11 a.m. to...

South Coast Winery Resort & Spa offers ‘Work From Wine Country’ package

TEMECULA – With more and more organizations extending remote working, many employees are looking for a change of scenery – and for wine lovers,...

Try these easy, satisfying spring recipes

Family Features Special to Valley News Whether you enjoy your spring meals al fresco or simply turn to warm-weather dishes at the comfort of your own...

Nonprofit lightens the load for Indigenous communities

The desire to create a foundation to help others began many years ago for a Murrieta family, who share strong roots of faith and...

Learn from Congregation B’nai Chaim: Parshat Behaalotecha

Rabbi Emily JK Holtzman Special to Valley News In this week’s parsha, the menorah in the Tabernacle is lit in observance of Pesach Sheni (a second...

Vlada’s Seeds of Life Named “2021 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by GreatNonprofits

Award based on Community Recommendations Vlada’s Seeds of Life in Temecula has been named a “2021 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by GreatNonprofits, the leading website for community...

What we Christians should do

Zachary Elliott Special to Valley News  Have you ever asked God, “What do you want me to do?” If so, you’re just like millions of people...

Storm secure series split against Quakes

The Lake Elsinore Storm are now 3-0 on Sundays at the Diamond after their win Sunday, June 13, against the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes. Their...

Major tournaments announced leading up to Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships

USA Pickleball is excited to announce the USA Pickleball National Championships Series. For 2021, the Series launches with 4 major pro and amateur National...

Ferrandis wins AMA Pro Motocross season opener

Lake Elsinore rider Dylan Ferrandis won the AMA Pro Motocross season opener Saturday, May 29 at Fox Raceway in Pala. The overall results for...

Elsinore falls in finals, lose to La Habra 8-3

Not the ending Tigers wanted but Mosiello sees bright future for his program By: Derryl Trujillo Inland Sports Senior Writer WP: Castillo, Josh – 6.2 IP,...

Early mistakes too much for Lady Bulldogs to overcome

Hemet falls to Rosary Academy in Division Four CIF Southern Section finals By: Derryl Trujillo Inland Sports Senior Writer WP: Romero, Natalie>> CG, 5 Hits, 1 Run,...

Valley News CIF-SS Finals previews: baseball and softball

By: Derryl Trujillo Contributing Writer After Tuesday's baseball semifinals two softball and one baseball team from the Valley News coverage area earned spots in this weekend's...

Elsinore downs Aquinas, moves on to Division 6 CIF Southern Section baseball finals

It has been 51 years in the making, but the Elsinore Tigers baseball team is headed to a CIF Southern Section championship game for...

Former local baseball players help their college teams through NCAA tournament

With the NCAA Baseball Tournament getting underway over the past two weekends, many of the rosters of the 64 teams competing for a chance...

Murrieta’s Andy Thomas named Collegiate Baseball All-American

Former Murrieta Mesa baseball standout, Andy Thomas (2016 graduate), who just wrapped his fifth and final season playing baseball at Baylor University, was named...

Dates, sites set for NCAA baseball tourney super regionals

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA announced the schedule for the eight super regionals in the Division I baseball tournament Tuesday, with overall No. 1...