Friday, July 1, 2022

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Report: Housing affordability heading down amid supply squeeze, inflation

Rising costs and reduced spending power, as well as a steady decline in supply, are bearing on one of the major drivers of the...

Murrieta Costco announces Aug. 5 opening

Costco officially announced its new store in Murrieta, located at Clinton Keith Road at Warm Springs Parkway, will open Friday, Aug. 5, according to...

Economic Development Coalition announces SoCal Jobs Initiative

TEMECULA – The Economic Development Coalition of Southwest California launched its SoCal Jobs Initiative website aimed at connecting Riverside County residents with local jobs,...

Chick-Fil-A welcomes back customers to Temecula location

Ava SarnowskiInternChick-fil-A reopened its doors to the public June 24 following a remodel that included a renovated kitchen, a double drive-through and a newly...

Movie Review: ‘Lightyear’

Bob GarverSpecial to Valley NewsThe streak is over.For over a quarter of a century, Pixar has been turning out some of the most thoughtful,...

Pala Casino Spa Resort to present Melissa Etheridge Aug. 21

PALA – Pala Casino Spa Resort will present one of rock music’s greatest female icons, Melissa Etheridge Sunday, Aug. 21, performing live outdoors at the Starlight...

City 2 City Extreme Tour visits Hemet’s Ramona Bowl in a youth music festival

Dozens of youths and their families enjoyed an unusual City 2 City event with hip-hop, rap and rock music reverberating through the hills surrounding...

Women’s ensemble to sing for refugee relief

TEMECULA – The Southern CA Damekor presents “A Prayer for Ukraine” Saturday, July 9. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. at Temecula Music...

Optum hosts health fair to increase awareness

With regional locations that include Murrieta and Lake Elsinore, the nationwide health care provider Optum chose to host a health fair at its newest...

UHS SoCal MEC launches four new graduate medical education programs

TEMECULA – Universal Health Services Southern California Medical Education Consortium was approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education to launch four new programs...

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...

Report: Housing affordability heading down amid supply squeeze, inflation

Rising costs and reduced spending power, as well as a steady decline in supply, are bearing on one of the major drivers of the...

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...

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...

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, on...

Analysis: If this was it for Williams at Wimbledon, it works

By HOWARD FENDRICH --WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — If this turns out to have been the last time the world gets to watch Serena Williams at Wimbledon — and she says...

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...

Inland Valley All-League baseball selections

The Inland Valley League announced their All-League First Team baseball selections last month, prior to the 2022 school year graduation. Hemet (10-1-1) took the...

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...

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, on...

Ole Miss championship validates Elko’s decision to return

By ERIC OLSON OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Tim Elko’s presence as a leader has loomed so large over the Mississippi baseball program that coach Mike...

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...