Thursday, November 26, 2020

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2020 Legislative Summit will address issues affecting business

TEMECULA — The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the 2020 Legislative Summit on Dec. 1 from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. It will...

Aragon, Plajzer to serve as Rancho Water interim general managers as search continues

At the Thursday, Nov. 12, meeting of the Rancho California Water District’s board of directors, assistant general managers Richard Aragon and Eva Plajzer were...

Motorcycle accidents happen

Andrew Zucker Zucker Law Firm Did you know? California has the largest number of motorcycles among all 50 states. Makes sense; California is the most populous...

JDS Creative Academy is in the spirit of #Giving Tuesday

TEMECULA – With the holidays approaching and bringing in some much-needed warmth, thankfulness and good cheer, nonprofits are working overtime to ensure that those...

Movie Review: ‘Let Him Go’

Bob Garver Special to Valley News For once, I have something nice to say about the sparse schedule of theatrical releases, while studios push back their...

Pechanga Resort Casino continues safety measures, announces postponement of first quarter 2021 concerts and New Year’s Eve events

TEMECULA – Pechanga Resort Casino leadership announced Tuesday, Oct. 27, that it continues to put guest and team member safety first and is canceling or postponing...

Movie Review: ‘Come Play’

Bob Garver Special to Valley News “Come Play” finds itself in the plum position of being the hottest new theatrical horror release of Halloween 2020. It...

Ava Sarnowski releases first single on streaming services

It would be fair to say that Ava Sarnowski is one of many people around the world with a little more time to be...

Officials: Riverside County hospitals feeling pressure of higher COVID caseloads

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - Hospitals throughout Riverside County are contending with higher demand for beds because of increasing coronavirus cases, but they are well-positioned to...

Riverside County reports 34 additional COVID-infected hospital patients, 13 deaths

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - The number of coronavirus patients being treated in Riverside County hospitals jumped by 34 over the weekend, as the number of...

Free COVID screenings today at MSJC in Menifee

MENIFEE (CNS) - Mt. San Jacinto College's Menifee satellite campus Monday, Nov. 23 will host a COVID-19 screening clinic, offering free tests to Riverside...

COVID infections increase countywide, along with hospitalizations

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - The number of coronavirus cases in Riverside County increased by 433, with a slight elevation in virus-related hospitalizations and deaths reported...

Manos joins SVN Insight Commercial Real Estate Advisors

MURRIETA – SVN Insight Commercial Real Estate Advisors welcomed Steve Manos, current city councilmember and former mayor of Lake Elsinore, to its growing team....

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...

Wine Country Calender of Events

Friday, Nov. 20 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Craft Faire, Maurice Car'rie Winery 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Crush House + Food Trucks, Peltzer Family...

Richie’s Diner welcomes guests with All-American fare

Laci Dontain Intern Standing in Temecula’s Paseo Del Sol business center for over 29 years, Richie’s Diner continues to honor its mantra of “Pleasin’ People” through...

The Vineyard Rose Restaurant features Thanksgiving brunch and dinner, also holiday curbside carry out

TEMECULA – The Vineyard Rose Restaurant at South Coast Winery Resort & Spa brings romance, relaxation and scenic escapism to its dining among the vines for this year’s...

Visit Temecula Valley joins CRAF in promoting The Grateful Table Dine Out in November

TEMECULA – Visit Temecula Valley is supporting California Restaurant Association Foundation inaugural “The Grateful Table Dine Out,” a monthlong event in November, to benefit...

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...

Interesting facts about nocturnal pets

TEMECULA – While many animals like to soak up the sun and go about their business in daylight, there are plenty of others who...

JDS Creative Academy is in the spirit of #Giving Tuesday

TEMECULA – With the holidays approaching and bringing in some much-needed warmth, thankfulness and good cheer, nonprofits are working overtime to ensure that those...

The gift you can’t take credit for

Zachary Elliot Special to Valley News Has someone ever said to you, “Can you put my name on the gift?” If so, you know these are...

Temecula’s Ashley Yoder wins UFC Vegas 14 fight

‘Spider monkey’ defeats Miranda Granger in twister-like fight It’s been nearly three months since Temecula UFC fighter, Ashley “Spider Monkey” Yoder, fought in the octagon...

Kelley O’Hara teams up with Heineken in groundbreaking women’s sports podcast partnership

Women’s soccer fans can now take a stroll inside the world of Kelley O’Hara, member of the U.S. Women’s National Team and Utah Royals....

Lakers on verge of acquiring Dennis Schröder

By TIM REYNOLDS The NBA offseason, such as it was, is over. A wild few days of decisions and player movement await. Teams may begin making...

Great Oak competes in Indiana as South Temecula XC Club

There may not be a high school cross-country season this fall, but a few California club programs are finding a way to get their...

Champion American endurance cyclist breaks multiple world records

Murrieta’s Jen Orr competes in Borrego Springs Jen Orr is a 43-year-old physical therapist from Murrieta who loves to compete in the endurance cycling circuit....

Local high school student athletes celebrate National Signing Day amid coronavirus pandemic

Student athletes from around the area took part last week in National Letter of Intent signing day ceremonies as they were recognized for committing...

Perris Auto Speedway canceled final race of 2020 season

PERRIS – What was supposed to be a celebratory 25th anniversary season came to a disappointing end Wednesday, Nov. 11, when promoter Don Kazarian officially...

Troy Percival resigns as UC Riverside’s head baseball coach

The University of California Riverside announced recently that Troy Percival has resigned as the Highlanders head baseball coach. Percival, who was a longtime reliver...

SDSU football names former Vista Murrieta standout as a captain for the 2020 Season

The San Diego State football program has named seniors Dominic Gudino of Chula Vista and Dwayne Johnson Jr. of Murrieta as its captains for the 2020 campaign. The Aztecs’...

March Madness in one place? NCAA looking at Indianapolis

By JOHN MARSHALL The University of Maryland-Baltimore County pulled off one of the greatest upsets in American sports history at the 2018 NCAA Tournament, knocking...