Friday, April 9, 2021

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Soboba Foundation funds nonprofits

Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians Special to Valley News At the end of May, 10 nonprofit organizations will benefit from the ninth annual Soboba Foundation Charity...

Lake Elsinore welcomes new Walmart Supercenter to serve community

LAKE ELSINORE – Lake Elsinore residents got their first look at the new Walmart Supercenter at 29260 Central Avenue, Wednesday, March 31. The new...

Mt. San Jacinto College and Impact SWRC to host virtual career fair

MURRIETA – Mt. San Jacinto College and Impact Southwest Riverside County announced a joint virtual career fair Tuesday, May 11, to serve businesses and...

Rancho Water receives $3.5M grant for Vail Dam rehabilitation 

TEMECULA – The Rancho California Water District received a nearly $3.5 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency which will fund up to 75%...

Historic Hemet Theatre readies for reopening

Artist Dan Melendez dedicated the past several months to bringing the Golden Age of Hollywood back to the lobby of the Historic Hemet Theatre....

 `Trial Of The Chicago 7,’ `The Crown,’ `Schitt’s Creek’ Claim Top SAG Honors

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Aaron Sorkin's historical drama "The Trial of the Chicago 7'' collected the top Screen Actors Guild Award honor of best motion...

Movie Review: ‘The Courier’

Bob Garver Special to Valley News “The Courier” would have done well to open last month, before the cutoff date to qualify for the Academy Awards....

Movie Review: ‘Chaos Walking’

Bob Garver Special to Valley News It was weird two weekends ago when the movie theaters in New York City reopened and this movie was playing...

Countywide COVID-19 hospitalizations fell to one-year low

COVID-19-positive hospitalizations in Riverside County fell below 100 Monday, April 5, representing a one-year low as the county awaits confirmation that it will be...

Red Cross hosts blood drives in southwest Riverside County to refuel the blood supply

RIVERSIDE COUNTY – The American Red Cross is calling for donors of all blood types, especially those with type O blood, to race to give blood and help...

Alzheimer’s disease could have a dietary connection

Debi Barnett Foli Straightnutrition.com In 2014, it was estimated that 5.4 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease, a severe form of dementia, and hundreds of thousands more...

How to reach a healthy blood pressure

Family Features Special to Valley News To take care of your heart, it’s important to know and track your blood pressure. Millions of Americans have high...

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. 2 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Reserved Wine Tastings, Ponte Winery 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wine Tastings, Wilson Creek Winery 4-7 p.m. Live...

Visit Temecula Valley shares spring recipes from Temecula Valley chefs

TEMECULA – Two top chefs in Temecula Valley share their favorite spring recipes and the inspiration behind them. Spring is a favorite time of...

Chef Deden Putra becomes Pechanga Resort Casino’s new executive pastry chef

TEMECULA – Pechanga Resort Casino welcomes pastry and bread artist, cookbook author and well-known pastry chef Deden Putra as its new executive pastry chef. With more...

Give spring salads a fresh spin

Family Features Special to Valley News With spring and warmer weather comes salad season, offering a perfect canvas for creating refreshing meals and appetizers centered around...

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...

Prevent pet-related damage to the house

TEMECULA – The benefits of having a pet are innumerable. Pets can be companions, protectors, service animals and help produce products that can be...

Learn the signs of vision problems in dogs

TEMECULA – Like their human companions, dogs can experience health problems that seemingly come out of nowhere, but unlike the men and women who...

Is Easter inconvenient for you?

Zachary Elliott Special to Valley News It’s Easter again. That time of the year when people fill Easter baskets and eggs, buy new outfits and invite...

George scores 33 points, Clippers snap Suns’ winning streak

By JOE REEDY LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Paul George and Kawhi Leonard are both healthy, they are one of the most difficult duos to...

Rose torches tough Augusta for 65 and 4-shot Masters lead

By DOUG FERGUSON AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Seven holes into the Masters, Justin Rose was 2-over par and in no position to panic. He knew Augusta...

MLB moves All-Star Game to Denver’s Coors Field

By PAT GRAHAM DENVER (AP) — Atlanta, you’re out. Denver, you’re up. Major League Baseball swiftly moved the All-Star Game to hitter-friendly Coors Field on Tuesday...

HS Football: Week Four schedules/scores

Here are reported schedules/results from Week Four of Southwest Riverside County high school football games that took place between April 8-10. Thursday, April 8 Sunbelt League Paloma...

Pace RUSH Sprint Car series to launch west coast region; California’s Perris Auto Speedway to serve as home base in 2021 and beyond

By Mike Leone (Pulaski, PA) – After three years of steady growth, the Pace Performance RUSH Sprint Car Series together with Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC...

HS Football: Week Three action has blowouts galore

Stage is set for Week Four showdowns Scoreboards were lit up big time during Week Three action of the shortened high school football season in...

Prep sports report 3/27 to 4/3

Here are reported results from southwest Riverside County high school events that took place over the last week. To report results, email information and...

Former Rancho Christian standout, Dominick Harris, to play in NCAA National Championship game

With its continuous success, Gonzaga has become a national powerhouse and with the stage set for the undefeated Bulldogs to play in the NCAA...

It’s on: Gonzaga vs. Baylor for the national championship

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Baylor made a mockery of the first Final Four game, stifling Houston for a chance at the program’s first national title....

Arizona, Stanford carry Pac-12 banner in women’s title game

By DOUG FEINBERG SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The last time that Tara VanDerveer and Stanford were playing for a national championship, the Pac-12 had just...