Tuesday, June 28, 2022

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Roe v. Wade Abortion Precedent

The announcement follows the unprecedented leak of the draft opinionBy Matthew VadumAfter a leaked draft majority opinion caused a national uproar, by a vote of...

County’s jobless rate remains below 4%

Despite losses in a few sectors of the regional economy, Riverside County’s unemployment remained below 4% last month, according to figures released Friday, June...

Supervisors approve funding agreement for Grand Avenue widening

Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee funding will be used to widen Grand Avenue from two lanes to four.The TUMF funding agreement between Riverside County and...

County approves Clinton Keith Road extension acquisition and access agreements

Riverside County will acquire right of way or temporary construction access for 10 legal parcels needed to construct the extension of Clinton Keith Road...

Movie Review: ‘Downton Abbey: A New Era’

Bob GarverSpecial to Valley NewsIt might not be the epitome of blockbuster entertainment, but I do understand the appeal of “Downton Abbey.” The British...

Jury sides with Johnny Depp in libel case, awards him $10M

By DENISE LAVOIE-- FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A jury sided Wednesday with Johnny Depp in his libel lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard, awarding the...

Movie Review: ‘Firestarter’

Bob GarverSpecial to Valley NewsIt’s the week after a big blockbuster in “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” and you know that means:...

Pala Casino Spa Resort announces new Rise & Shine Game for Balloon & Wine Festival tickets

PALA – Pala Casino Spa Resort announced the new Rise & Shine Game, where guests can play for a chance to win tickets to the Temecula...

Supreme Court Strikes Down Roe v. Wade Abortion Precedent

The announcement follows the unprecedented leak of the draft opinionBy Matthew VadumAfter a leaked draft majority opinion caused a national uproar, by a vote of...

Riverside County joins global initiative to raise awareness about elder abuse

RIVERSIDE COUNTY – The Riverside County Board of Supervisors proclaimed Wednesday, June 15, as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, joining a worldwide effort to...

Difference between assisted living and nursing homes

Alissa Sauer Leisure CareWhen it comes to finding senior care, today’s options are limitless. From independent living to skilled nursing care, today’s senior living industry...

True or false: What to know when it comes to sun protection

Dr. Jennifer Malin OptumWith summer officially here, you may be rushing outside to enjoy the sunshine and warm weather. You may also be thinking about...

Home sales tumble again as mortgage rates surge

Sales of previously occupied U.S. homes slowed for the third consecutive month in April as mortgage rates surged, driving up borrowing costs for would-be...

Supervisors approve Lakeland Village Sports Park concept, budget

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors approved the concept and a budget of the Lakeland Village Sports ParkA 5-0 vote May 10 approved the...

Menifee honors Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices CA Properties – Menifee as city’s March Business Spotlight

MENIFEE – Menifee announced Berkshire Hathaway Home Services CA Properties – Menifee as the city’s March 2022 Business Spotlight, a program that is a...

Riverside County home prices up 16.5% from last year

The median price of an existing, single-family home in Riverside County was $605,030 in February, up from $590,000 in January and $519,500 one year...

The Winery Review – Fazeli Cellars

The Mystery Wino Special to Valley NewsAfter a mild spring in Temecula wine country, summer has arrived with a vengeance. I hope you are stocking...

The Winery Review – Maurice Car’rie Winery

The Mystery WinoSpecial to Valley NewsConfession time: I – your ordinarily faithful mystery wino – cheated on Temecula wine country last month.On a COVID-postponed...

Danza del Sol winery gets new owner

Danza del Sol Winery is under new ownership, the winery announced Thursday, May 12.Formerly known as Filsinger Vineyard and Winery and founded 1978 by...

The Winery Review – Lorimar Winery

The Mystery WinoSpecial to Valley NewsScottish poet and novelist Robert Louis Stevenson once wrote that “wine is bottled poetry.” The citizens of Napa liked...

Former Temescal Canyon Titan, Norman Xiong, breaks through in Wichita birdie fest

By Derryl Trujillo -- WICHITA, KANSAS -- Norman Xiong has had success at every level of golf but life as a professional has been a...

Temecula’s Isaiah Mobley drafted by Cleveland Cavaliers in second round

Brothers reunited in NBA after playing high school, college basketball together -- BROOKLYN, NY – They played basketball together in youth leagues, in high school,...

‘We ain’t done’: NBA champion Warriors already looking ahead

By TIM REYNOLDS -- The goal was enormous: Return to the NBA’s mountaintop. And now with that monumental task complete, the NBA champion Golden State Warriors...

Great Oak’s Eric Morton ready to hang up baseball coaching hat

Student athletes that have gone through the Great Oak baseball program have really only ever known one man to lead them as a head...

CIF State Track and Field Championships bring out the best

CLOVIS — The 102nd CIF State Track and Field Championships took place May 27-28 at Buchanan’s Veterans Memorial Stadium, with several area student athletes...

Fallbrook’s Lady Warriors win CIF softball championship

SAN DIEGO -- Fallbrook High School’s softball team defeated Foothills Christian in the CIF San Diego Section Division V finals Friday, May 27, at...

Gewecke silences Lady Titans offense as Temescal Canyon’s softball playoff run ends

By Derryl Trujillo  -- TEMPLE CITY – Throughout their playoff run the Temescal Canyon softball team has been able to solve most of the pitchers...

RCC Tigers win 2022 CCCAA State Baseball Championship

Local talent helps secure programs fifth title -- FOLSOM, CA – For the fifth time in program history, the Riverside City College baseball has won...

Long Beach State to face Hawaii for NCAA Men’s Volleyball Championship

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Top-seeded Long Beach State will face defending champion Hawaii in the championship match of the NCAA men's volleyball tournament today at UCLA's...

As college sports evolve, what will be NCAA president’s job?

By RALPH D. RUSSO --One of Mark Emmert’s go-to lines when talking about his role as NCAA president and the extent of his power...