Wednesday, February 24, 2021

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Temecula’s Killarosa Boutique pulls in community support with help from local small businesses

Car club fanatics, billiards fans, sports fans, art fans, face painting fans, boutique fans and more made their way to Old Town Temecula Saturday,...

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...

Coping With COVID-19: Yasmin’s Beauty Supply opens in Hemet

While many small businesses have struggled to stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic, Ayisha Yasmin Burks of San Jacinto made the decision to launch...

Milano’s celebrates its customers for 30 years

When Frank McGrath opened Milano’s Pizza and Italian Restaurant in 1991, he was realizing a dream, he said. He began working at a pizza...

Temecula’s Killarosa Boutique pulls in community support with help from local small businesses

Car club fanatics, billiards fans, sports fans, art fans, face painting fans, boutique fans and more made their way to Old Town Temecula Saturday,...

Movie Review: ‘Promising Young Woman’

Bob Garver Special to Valley News I had particularly high hopes for “Promising Young Woman.” When I saw the first trailer in early 2020, my instincts...

RCOE opens free virtual solo music festivals to local students

RIVERSIDE – Although a solitary echo may be the only sound reverberating inside empty performance halls and school music rooms in Riverside County, music and...

Movie Review: ‘The Marksman’

Bob Garver Special to Valley News “The Marksman” has the unfortunate timing to come out less than a month after “News of the World.” Although the...

Riverside County reports 288 new coronavirus cases, 31 new deaths

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - Riverside County on Monday reported 288 newly confirmed coronavirus cases since Friday and 31 additional virus-related deaths, as county health officials...

Group plans more lawsuits to allow youth sports to resume in California

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - An attorney who helped win a temporary restraining order allowing high school and youth sports to resume in San Diego County...

1st clone of US endangered species, a ferret, announced

ByMEAD GRUVER CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Scientists have cloned the first U.S. endangered species, a black-footed ferret duplicated from the genes of an animal that...

Countywide COVID hospitalizations return to pre-December levels

Countywide COVID hospitalizations return to pre-December levelsRIVERSIDE  - COVID-positive hospitalizations in Riverside County dropped further, falling to a 10-week low,  while an additional 34 virus-related...

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, Feb. 19 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Reserved Wine Tastings, Ponte Winery 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wine Tastings, Wilson Creek Winery 11 a.m. to...

Find wedded bliss in times like these

Family Features Special to Valley News During pre-COVID-19 times, wedding concerns in Temecula Valley Wine Country had far more to do with budget, venue capacity and...

Wine Country Calendar of Events

Friday, Feb. 5 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Reserved Wine Tastings, Ponte Winery Noon to 5 p.m. Reserved Wine Tasting, Vineyard Rose, South Coast Winery 5-8 p.m....

Cheesecake makes a decadent Valentine’s Day treat

TEMECULA – A cheesecake recipe can be useful on any special occasion, and especially so on Valentine’s Day. For many people, cheesecake is not...

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...

Wild Wonders offers monthly “Wild Saturdays Mornings’

Christal Gaines-Emory Intern Wild Wonders is a wildlife education and conservation center in Bonsall where children and adults can connect with animals from all over the...

Welcome a foster kitten your home

Fostering kittens and cats has risen in popularity during these unprecedented times, and many pet lovers are becoming foster pet parents to help overcrowded...

Marty Edwards leads Black Sheep Harley-Davidsons for Christ

Black Sheep Harley-Davidsons for Christ is an over 20-year-old international organization with members in more than 40 states, Australia, France and Mexico. It has...

Tiger Woods Injured in Vehicle Crash in Rancho Palos Verdes

RANCHO PALOS VERDES (CNS) - Famed golfer Tiger Woods suffered major leg injuries today when the vehicle he was driving rolled off a winding...

NBA All-Star captains: It’s LeBron James vs. Kevin Durant

By TIM REYNOLDS The voters have spoken: They wanted LeBron James of the reigning champion Los Angeles Lakers to be an All-Star captain, again. So, he...

‘Holy smokes’: Padres rave about Tatis Jr.’s big contract

By BERNIE WILSON SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fernando Tatis Jr. has yet to take a ground ball or swing a bat at spring training and...

What could the new high school sports update mean for local schedules?

With the recent news regarding high school sports after the announcement Friday, Feb. 19, by the California Department of Public Health, as it pertains...

State eases restrictions, judge grants request to resume youth sports

SAN DIEGO - A judge has cleared the way for youth sporting activities, including football and basketball, to resume in San Diego County, hours...

Gov. Newsom updates California high school sports guidelines

Football can return on Feb. 26 in red and purple tiers In what was a huge victory for return-to-play advocates, California Gov. Gavin Newsom updated...

Great Oak baseball finds success while training through pandemic

It has been almost two years since the Great Oak varsity baseball team won the Division 3 CIF Southern Section championship and nearly a...

Former Great Oak baseball player gets the start for LSU

After winning a CIF Southern Section with his Great Oak High School baseball team in 2019, Zach Arnold was ready to move on and...

2021 preseason college baseball top 25

The annual preseason college baseball rankings are here, and they are led by a Florida team which returns to the No. 1 spot for...

Former Rancho Christian basketball standout helps Gonzaga blow past Toreros

Dominic Harris returned to Southern California recently as his Gonzaga University Bulldogs took on the University of San Diego Toreros. Harris played a pivotal...