Sunday, January 16, 2022

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Riverside County District Attorney to speak at TVRWF luncheon in Temecula

Mike Hestrin, district attorney of Riverside County, will be the guest speaker at the Temecula Valley Republican Women’s Foundation, Tuesday, Jan. 18, at Wilson...

Temecula chamber announces 2022 board of directors

TEMECULA – The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce announced its 2022 board of directors, which will be led by Chair Mike Noon of Noon...

Menifee makes it easier to submit planning applications

MENIFEE – Building on its virtual city hall, Menifee announced the addition of 16 different planning application types that can be submitted online via...

Sancerra Communities plans to build 163 rent-to-own townhouses in Wildomar in 2022

Construction may soon begin by Sancerra Communities to build one of first build-to-rent townhome communities in Riverside County in Wildomar that they hope will...

Movie Review: Holiday Leftovers

Bob Garver Special to Valley News It has been well-established that “Spider-Man: Far From Home” dominated the box office over the Christmas and New Year weekends,...

Temecula library to show ‘Call of the Wild’

TEMECULA – Grab a buddy, pull up a seat and enjoy a movie night at the Ronald H. Roberts Temecula Public Library, 30600 Pauba...

Bee Gees Gold tribute band wows Historic Hemet Theatre crowd Jan. 8

The crowd at the Historic Hemet Theatre’s first Tribute Mania concert of 2022 listening to the Bee Gees Gold tribute band didn’t hesitate to...

Harry Styles, Billie Eilish and Ye to headline Coachella 2022

INDIO (CNS) - The lineup for the 2022 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is out with Billie Eilish, Harry Styles and the rapper formerly...

How will the pandemic end? Omicron clouds forecasts for endgame

Lauran Neergaard and Carla K. Johnson The Associated Press Pandemics do eventually end, even if omicron is complicating the question of when this one will. But it won’t...

Temecula Valley Hospital needs community assistance during major surge

TEMECULA – Temecula Valley Hospital is currently experiencing a major surge in patients seeking care and testing through the Emergency Department. “Due to the impact...

Front-line health care workers thanked with flowers

Olive Tree Gifts is a nonprofit designed to bring smiles to those who receive a gift of caring. It dispatches volunteers to deliver gifts...

Riverside Hospital, Healthcare Union reach tentative agreement, avoid walkout

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - A planned walkout involving more than 300 unionized healthcare workers at a west Riverside hospital will not go forward as planned today, following...

Sancerra Communities plans to build 163 rent-to-own townhouses in Wildomar in 2022

Construction may soon begin by Sancerra Communities to build one of first build-to-rent townhome communities in Riverside County in Wildomar that they hope will...

Menifee honors Lennar Homes of California as Home Builder of the Year

MENIFEE – Menifee honored Lennar Homes of California, Inland Division, as the 2021 Home Builder of the Year at the city’s inaugural Home Builder...

New housing development with open space approved by Murrieta City Council

Michelle Gerst Special to the Valley News Murrieta City Council, Tuesday, Nov. 16, unanimously approved a 972-acre mixed development after almost three hours of discussions and...

MBK Rental Living sells Artesa at Menifee Town Center apartment community to MG Properties Group for $156M

IRVINE – MBK Rental Living executed the sale of its Artesa at Menifee Town Center, a 330-unit new Class A apartment community in Menifee,...

The Winery Review: My favorite Temecula wineries for 2021

The Mystery Wino Special to Valley News Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, fellow grape nuts. For all of 2021’s difficulties and unhappy surprises, at least...

The Winery Review: Doffo Winery

With Christmas nearly upon us, I hope you’ve set aside a few bottles of Temecula’s best for that special wine aficionado in your life....

Temecula Valley Wine Country mourns the death of Joe Hart, founder of Hart Winery and legendary pioneer of Southern California Wine Country

Joe Travis Hart, one of the original pioneers of Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country, died Nov. 19, after a brief battle with cancer....

The Winery Review – Robert Renzoni Vineyards

The Mystery Wino Special to Valley News After last week’s excursion to Vindemia, a micro-winery offering excellent red wines but few amenities, I head back to...

How to keep growing in 2022

It’s 2022. Can you believe it? The question is: are you going to be the same person at the end of 2022 as you were...

Pet supply drive to benefit shelter animals

Lisa McGuigan and her family are passionate about supporting animals in need and will be holding a pet supply drive Feb. 11, from 10...

Kiwanis Club of Hemet supports youth bowling for more than two decades

The Kiwanis Club of Hemet has been providing a fun and active outlet for middle and high school students in the San Jacinto Valley...

Temecula pastor’s book makes best seller list

Zachary Elliott is the lead pastor at Fusion Christian Church in Temecula and has tapped into his nearly 25 years in ministry to write...

Carlson’s FG as OT expires sends Raiders into postseason

By W.G. RAMIREZ LAS VEGAS (AP) — Daniel Carlson’s 47-yard field goal as time expired in overtime lifted the Las Vegas Raiders past the Los...

49ers clinch playoff berth by holding off Rams 27-24 in OT

By GREG BEACHAM -- INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — When the Los Angeles took an early 17-0 lead on the San Francisco 49ers, George Kittle had...

Former Linfield standout, Lorenzo Burns, elevated to active NFL roster

The number of former area players to play in an NFL game increased by one more this past Sunday. The Jacksonville Jaguars elevated cornerback...

Linfield boys’ control top spot in Ambassador League basketball standings

TEMECULA – It was a battle for the top spot in the Ambassador League boys’ basketball standings Wednesday, January 12, between Aquinas and Linfield...

Female wrestlers look for Queen’s crown in Corona

As the start of the new year crept in on high school student athletes, approximately 420 wrestlers, from nearly 60 schools, zoned in on...

Hughes shares Demo Cross season championship

Weston Hughes, who moved from Fallbrook to Wildomar eight years ago and currently lives in Lake Elsinore, shared the 2021 Demo Cross season championship...

Temecula Valley High School wins Best in the West girls’ soccer tournament

IRVINE — Temecula Valley and Los Alamitos battled it out in the finals of the Best in the West girls’ soccer tournament a few...

Former MSJC standout, Britney Thomas, named CBU female basketball player of the week

California Baptist’s Britney Thomas, a recognizable face that once played at San Jacinto High School (2015 graduate) and Mt. San Jacinto College, was named the...

SDCCU Holiday Bowl at Petco Park canceled due to COVID 19

SAN DIEGO - Tonight's SDCCU Holiday Bowl at Petco Park in San Diego was canceled just hours before kickoff, with UCLA announcing it is...

Temecula’s Isaiah Mobley named tournament MVP for USC

Temecula native and former Rancho Christian standout Isaiah Mobley scored 18 points and had 12 rebounds as No. 24 USC’s stifling defense earned a...