Monday, July 26, 2021

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Countywide home prices and sales climb in June

The median price of a single-family home in Riverside County climbed nearly 3% last month, while sales of existing homes also increased, the California...

Local nonprofit organization recognized for more outstanding achievements

Lynn K. Loyd Special to Valley News After more than two decades of charitable work involving at-risk children in Riverside County, Dr. Mona Salomo-Davies and her...

Duffy Honored as Menifee’s “Commercial Broker of the Year for 2021.”

The recent award is noteworthy because Menifee is the fourth fastest growing city in Riverside County and sixth fastest growing in Southern California, besting...

Menifee residents suggest better quality of life and housing in public workshop

About a dozen Menifee residents appeared to discuss their ideas on the city’s plans for improving the quality of life, housing and transportation before...

Movie Reviews: Triple Feature

Bob Garver “The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard,” the weekend’s No. 1 movie, was a colossal waste of my time. In the interest of not wasting too...

Pala Casino Spa Resort celebrates July 4 with a weekend of concerts

Pala Casino Spa Resort will celebrate the Fourth of July with a weekend full of live entertainment. Throughout the weekend, concerts will include Pink...

SRPNEF’s Rooted in Nature Craft Brew Festival returns to Wildomar in October

The Santa Rosa Plateau Nature Education Foundation is working with the city of Wildomar to once again celebrate the making of great craft beers...

Medical missionary experiencing breakthrough in reaching Malawi

Rick Monroe Special to Valley News Fallbrook High School grad Christina Metzler Miller and her husband Greg have been missionaries in Malawi for four years. They’ve...

Effective exercises for seniors

Losing interest in an exercise regimen is a situation many fitness enthusiasts have confronted at one point or another. Overcoming a stale workout routine...

Simple blood test reveals dangerous disorder

Shelby Ramsey Special to the Village News Top-notch cardiologist Dr. Steven Nissen, recognized as one of Time Magazine’s World’s Most Influential People, has a suggestion that...

More data confirm risk of COVID-19 death, serious illness very low in children

More data confirm risk of COVID-19 death, serious illness very low in children The risk of death or severe illness from COVID-19 in teenagers and...

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...

USA Today 10 Best Readers’ Choice nominates Temecula Valley Wine Country for Best Wine Region 

Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country has been nominated by USA Today as a 10Best Readers’ Choice for “Best Wine Region.” A total of...

Discovering Temecula Wineries. Again.

By The Mystery Wino Special to Valley News Greetings, gentle readers and fellow Grape-Nuts! Thank you for joining me for what I hope will be the...

Local cook spends time in ‘Top Chef’ kitchen

Pharmacist Basil Maqbool can usually be seen behind the counter at his Vail Ranch Pharmacy in Temecula but July 1, he will be on...

Jehovah’s Witnesses hold global virtual event in 240 Lands, 500+ languages

Breaking a century-old tradition in the name of health and safety, the largest convention organization in the world has moved its annual in-person event...

The guy everyone’s dying to meet

Zachary Elliott Special to Valley News My family and I were at the Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel. No, we weren’t staying there. We were camping in...

Trusting in God over your gut

Zachary Elliot Special to Valley News How many times has your gut led you astray? No, I’m not talking about the thing that hangs over your...

Animal Friends of the Valleys named Nonprofit of the Year

Animal Friends of the Valleys has been selected as the 2021 California Nonprofit of the Year by Assemblymember Kelly Seyarto (R-Murrieta) for the 67th...

Thomas becomes first-ever Murrieta Mesa alumni to be drafted by MLB

Three other former local players also taken in 2021 draft The 2021 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft took place July 11–13, in conjunction...

Storm report: Seven game losing skid had Lake Elsinore falling fast

Prior to the release of this report, the Lake Elsinore Storm had dropped eight of their last 10 games and fell to third place...

Brody Roa seeks second USAC/CRA win Saturday at Perris Auto Speedway

CYPREEE - Fresh off a second-place finish two weeks ago at the Santa Maria Raceway, Brody Roa will be seeking his second USAC/CRA win...

McWilliams wins Trailer Figure 8 race at Perris

Ken McWilliams normally drives in the Figure 8 and Trailer Figure 8 races at Perris Auto Speedway, but the Menifee driver missed the first...

Top high school athletes compete in California track and field State championships

The CIF track & field State championships were not held for a second straight season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but that did not...

Murrieta F45 training facility offers student and teacher package

The owners and staff at the Murrieta F45 training location have a summer exclusive offer for students and teachers. Valley News/Courtesy photo The owners and...

CIF Southern Section announces summer hours

With the 2021-2022 school year schedule looking more and more like it did prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, CIF Southern Section staff members recently...

Temecula’s Isaiah Mobley, currently with USC, withdraws from NBA draft

Temecula native Isaiah Mobley, who currently plays basketball for USC, announced last week that he was withdrawing his name from the NBA draft to...

Former local baseball players help their college teams through NCAA tournament

With the NCAA Baseball Tournament getting underway over the past two weekends, many of the rosters of the 64 teams competing for a chance...

Murrieta’s Andy Thomas named Collegiate Baseball All-American

Former Murrieta Mesa baseball standout, Andy Thomas (2016 graduate), who just wrapped his fifth and final season playing baseball at Baylor University, was named...