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RISING STAR: Ava Sarnowski Shines as Dancer, Actor, Singer, Model

Name: AVA SARNOWSKI Age: 13 Education: Sky Mountain Charter School/ And All That Jazz/ The Ballet Studio/ Kate Rubke Foxworth Music Studio Specialty: DANCE / ACTING /SINGING / MODELING Q: … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sean Lafferty – Candidate for Riverside County Judge

Who is Sean Lafferty? Sean Lafferty has served the community for 17 years, in his own words, “fighting for justice for those who’ve been harmed. I’ve convicted murderers, rapists, child molesters, … Continue reading

May 24, 2014 · 1 Comment

Up Close and Personal with Elexeye, Temecula multimedia artist Alexis Dominguez

For Alexis Dominguez, 2013 marked a year of many changes. “It was the year of my wedding, moving to Temecula, and our lives changing in so many beautiful ways.” Dominguez … Continue reading

April 28, 2014 · 3 Comments

Up Close and Personal with Reality Rally’s Jim Vaglica – with this cop, no Expedition is Impossible

Temecula Grapevine’s last but far from least Reality Rally star is Expedition Impossible’s Jim Vaglica. The races are on, stars are arriving, ready for a weekend of adventure, excitement, and … Continue reading

April 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal: Reality Rally Veteran Stars Andrea Maue and Corie Maue return for Race, Cooking adventure through Old Town Temecula

Sitting down to lunch with Andrea and Corie Maue (pronounced like Maui) is what I consider a breath of fresh air. Temecula Grapevine had the pleasure of spending an afternoon, … Continue reading

March 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

Reality Rally Contestant and Supermarket Superstar – Xiomara Hall – Up Close and Personal

Reality Rally is rapidly approaching, and none so enthusiastic is Supermarket Superstar and local business owner, Xiomara Hall. Temecula Grapevine had the opportunity to chat with Xiomara and discover what … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · 1 Comment

Up Close and Personal with 2014 Reality Rally contestant, and Real Housewives of Orange County reality star, Peggy Tanous

Mother of two, entrepreneur, model, reality star, and fitness guru Peggy Tanous paused her busy day to chat with Temecula Grapevine about 2014’s upcoming Reality Rally. “I’m in Temecula a … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with Reality Rally contestant Liza Stinton, of Big Brother Canada

Big Brother Canada rocketed to the scene with some of the most colorful characters the reality show had seen yet. Of them, Liza Stinton gave all in the Canadian house … Continue reading

February 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with Big Brother 13’s Adam Poch – On Reality Rally, Fundraising, Bacon, and Temecula

Adam Poch, the self proclaimed Heavy Metal Teddy Bear is larger than life, a profound bacon lover, and rocker, is ready to come back for his third time in Temecula’s … Continue reading

February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with Reality Rally Contestant James Wallington – Capture, CW Network, Afterbuzz.com

James Wallington — of CW Network’s “Capture” — believes that you can do whatever you put your mind to. Whether with regard to standing up to bullies, to competing in … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · 1 Comment

Idyllwild author Joanne Bischof blends mountain music, fresh prose in final installment of her Cadence of Grace series

The famed mountain artist haven of Idyllwild has another success story to add to its many accolades. Author Joanne Bischof is celebrating the final release of the Blue Ridge Mountains historical romance … Continue reading

September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with the Winemaker’s Tour in Temecula

Temecula Grapevine had the rare opportunity to meet the Coco’s (Larry and Tressa) at Doffo Winery at the tail end of a heated summer day, to take a look at … Continue reading

September 15, 2013 · 3 Comments

Up Close and Personal with Aloha Landscape and Design

Aloha Landscape and Design in Temecula, California is rapidly becoming a preferred Landscape installer among new residences. Whether looking for yard beautification, patio covers, or adding pools or spas, Aloha … Continue reading

September 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

Up Close and Personal with Brewen’s Empire Trolleys in Temecula

You may have seen them driving around town — the bright red trolley with the yellow logo: Brewen’s Empire Trolley. The Temecula Grapevine took some time with Amy Brewen, owner … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with Ironfire Brewery 2013

Breweries are on the rise in Temecula. So, when the opportunity came up to meet with John Maino and Gregory Webb, owners  of Ironfire Brewery, and marketing coordinator, Sean Courtis … Continue reading

September 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with Serendipity Antiques

 (Photo by Cheryl Johannes)In one of Old Town Temecula’s finest locations, in close proximity to City Hall, the Public House Restaurant, and Above and Beyond Beauty, you will find Serendipity … Continue reading

September 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with Peltzer Farms in celebration of fall

What do you know? It is pumpkin harvest week at Peltzer Farms. While “Farmer Charlie” (Charles T. Peltzer III) was hard at work hauling in the pumpkins, his partner in … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · 2 Comments

Up Close and Personal: Patsy’s Country Kitchen offers good food, good service, good times

Temecula’s taste buds are in for a treat. Karri Jones, along with husband Don and son David, has opened a new country-themed restaurant in Temecula. Bacon, eggs, sausage, biscuits and … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with Bushfire Grill Owners Brandon and Clive Barwin

Providing a healthy, take-home meal is easier now than ever before, thanks to restaurateurs and cousins Clive and Brandon Barwin. While preparing for August 20, 2013’s National Lemonade Day, we … Continue reading

August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

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