Tuesday, May 18, 2021

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Pala Casino Spa Resort hiring for more than 100 positions

Pala Casino Spa Resort has announced an active search for candidates to fill more than 100 full- and part-time positions across various departments. As...

Arrivals and departures at T.H.E. Center in Hemet

When staff and board members at Hemet’s Therapeutic Horsemanship Equestrian Center (T.H.E. Center) were given the opportunity to rehome one of their horses, they...

Temecula City Council approves landscape maintenance contracts

The April 27 meeting of the Temecula City Council included the approval of two landscape maintenance services contracts. A 5-0 vote approved an agreement with...

Medline Industries donates 15,000 mini hand sanitizers to the city of Temecula for distribution

Thanks to the generosity of Medline Industries, the city of Temecula received 15,000 mini hand sanitizers, which will be redistributed to the community via...

Movie review: “Demon Slayer: Mugen Train”

Bob Garver Special to the Valley News Here’s a movie I didn’t expect to be reviewing two weeks ago. I didn’t know how this anime movie...

Movie Review: “Mortal Kombat”

Bob Garver I remember when the first “Mortal Kombat” movie came out in 1995. That’s not to say I remember “seeing” the first “Mortal Kombat”...

Temecula opera singer appears on game show

Temecula teen Chelsea Snow spent a pre-pandemic year winning 13 singing competitions, including two international events. Before COVID-19 halted public performances and concerts, the...

Movie Review: ‘Voyagers’

Bob Garver Special to Valley News Before I get into trashing sixth place weekend box office finisher “Voyagers,” I want to take some time to say...

  COVID-19 patients in Riverside County ICUs down to 11

RIVERSIDE - The number of coronavirus patients under intensive care in Riverside County is now fewer than a dozen, though five additional virus-related deaths...

California, RivCo to keep mask requirement another month

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - California will wait until June 15 to align witfederal guidance that no longer requires people who are fully vaccinated against the...

State sets up COVID-19 testing center for asylum seekers in Indio

INDIO (CNS) - A state-funded COVID-19 testing center for asylum seekers that will eventually provide vaccinations has opened in Indio, according to county officials. Set...

COVID-19 gives civilians a glimpse of what veterans already know

PTSD comes in many forms and is very real Eric Power Special to the Valley News When we talk about mental health and veterans, we often hear...

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...

SBA announces Official Restaurant Revitalization Fund Application and Guidelines

Economic relief prioritized for underserved communities WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman today announced key details on application requirements, eligibility, and a program guide for the Restaurant...

Pets of the Week

Ramona Humane Society Foster pet parents wanted! Contact volunteer@ramonahumanesociety.org for more information. The shelter is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m....

Why the Big Ten Still Matter – Part 3

Zachary Elliott Special to Valley News Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve been looking at God’s Big Ten, the Ten Commandments, and why they still...

Why the Big Ten Still Matter – Part 2

Zachary Elliott Special to Valley News Growing up, I was taught to call people by their proper name. Using Mr., Mrs. or Miss was an everyday...

Pets of the Week

Animal Friends of the Valleys Website: www.animalfriendsofthevalleys.com Address: 33751 Mission Trail, Wildomar, CA 92595 Phone: 951-674-0618 Hours of operation: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to...

NBA creates social justice award, named for Abdul-Jabbar

By TIM REYNOLDS Kareem Abdul-Jabbar appreciates what today’s NBA players are doing in their attempts to make the world better, how they’re using their voices...

Storm drop home opener to Inland Empire 66ers

The Lake Elsinore Storm had a night to forget as they lost the home opener by a score of 12-7 to the Inland Empire...

Menifee’s Shimoda wins first AMA Supercross race

Menifee rider Jo Shimoda won his first AMA Supercross race, and the 250SX class victory in the April 24 race at Rice-Eccles Stadium in...

H.S. Baseball: Southwestern League dogfight continues, Nighthawks hand Murrieta Mesa first loss

The Murrieta Valley Nighthawks took a late lead to defeat the Murrieta Mesa Rams 7-6 Friday, May 14, at Murrieta Mesa High School. The...

CIF Southern Section soccer playoff brackets announced as league titles come about

With about three weeks left in the school year, and about six weeks left of season two of the 2020-21 high school sports year...

Southwestern League tennis finals wrap up at Murrieta Valley Tennis Club

Champions crowned in both boys’ and girls’ singles/doubles tournaments MURRIETA - With the coronavirus pandemic causing so much uncertainty everywhere this past year, high school...

Student athletes from TV and Murrieta Mesa sign National Letters of Intent

Student athletes from two local high schools recently participated in their first on-site National Letter of Intent signing day ceremonies since the COVID-19 pandemic...

MSJC breaks ground on new athletics and kinesiology complex

Mt. San Jacinto College and community leaders’ broke ground on the $41 million MSJC Athletics & Kinesiology Complex at the Menifee Valley Campus in...

MSJC Baseball sweeps Antelope Valley in doubleheader

The Mt. San Jacinto College baseball team, which is comprised of quite a few recognizable former local high school names, did not think they...

Former Kentucky guard Terrence Clarke dies in LA car crash

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky freshman guard Terrence Clarke died Thursday following a car accident in Los Angeles. He was 19. The university announced Clarke’s...