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Vista Murrieta High School next on Every 15 Minutes Program rotation – Mock Disaster proves major results with students, families

On Thursday, April 24, 2014 the Murrieta Police Department in conjunction with several other City and Riverside County Emergency Response Agencies will be hosting the Vista Murrieta High School Every … Continue reading

April 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Happy Easter, Temecula! City of Temecula Easter egg hunts lead to record family fun

Temecula Valley residents love a good party, and this weekend, the Easter Egg hunts abounded. Citywide egg hunts, divided by age, and even by special needs programs, led all to … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Temecula Valley Cross Walk draws more than two-thousand residents and visitors to carry crosses, show their faith on Good Friday

Temecula Valley Christians united once again on Good Friday, 2014 to walk for the love of their savior. And not even a bomb scare could stop them. Approximately 2,500 attended … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mock Disaster Drills throughout Temecula Valley Unified School District High Schools leave parents, kids, reeling

Every 15 minutes, disaster strikes. It could have been someone drinking one too many.   It might have been a random text driving accident. Either way, Temecula Valley High School … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · 2 Comments

Horses Head to Hoof II educates all things horses at Green Acres Ranch in Temecula Valley Horse Country

By Dr. Silke Courtenay The second annual “Horses Head to Hoof” event took place this past Sunday, April 13, 2014 at Green Acres Ranch on De Portola Road. The Rancho … Continue reading

April 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Survivor Gillian Larson welcomes all to the 4th Annual Reality Rally Games in Old Town Temecula, by Kerri Mabee

By Kerri S. Mabee Excitement swept into Temecula Saturday morning as thousands gathered to take part in the 2014 Reality Rally. Based on the vision of former “Survivor: Gabon” contestant … Continue reading

April 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Temecula’s Wilson Creek draws hundreds at meet, greet mixer with Reality Rally stars for Casino Night

The expansive lawn, jazz filled spring air, and over 100 reality television stars set a surreal scene at Wilson Creek during Reality Rally 2014’s Casino Night Fundraiser. In a progressive party, the … Continue reading

April 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

Rock Fitness Gym serves many masters – after one year, climbs into Southwest Riverside’s favorite workout spot

By Corie Maue in·no·va·tion inəˈvāSHən/ noun noun: innovation the action or process of innovating. Synonyms: Change, alteration, revolution, upheaval, transformation, metamorphosis, breakthrough While necessity may be the mother of invention, … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Crush and Brew expands kitchen, menu, to the delight of Temecula foodies–Beer, Wine, and Dine in Old Town

By Corie Maue, Temecula In late 2013, an Old Town Temecula kitchen quietly closed. Would this be the end of another beloved gathering place–another tale of one who tried, but … Continue reading

January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pechanga Resort and Casino delights crowd with new restaurant additions, swift ornate lobby remodel

Pechanga Resort and Casino invited Temecula to celebrate the renovation and renewal of the hotel’s grand entrance Wednesday, January 9, 2014. Starting the event with a traditional Luiseno greeting, Tribal … Continue reading

January 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

A look back–Holiday Taste of Old Town Temecula leaves great flavor, introducing locals to top restaurants, shops, and spices in December 2013

On December 11, 2013 the Holiday Taste of Old Town Temecula showed for the fourth year in a row that this is one of the best kept local secrets of … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Quick contained patio fire at popular Old Town Temecula 5th Street Blackbird Tavern generates concern

Friday the 13th bad luck hit Temecula  area eatery, Blackbird Tavern, hard with a small fire that broke out on a non-permitted patio cover. The restaurant itself is undamaged, there … Continue reading

December 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Christmas Parade of Lights in Temecula, California — a cold night with bright shining lights rings in the small town holiday season

Beautifully captured by Temecula Grapevine photographer, Crispin Courtenay, the 2013 Temecula Christmas Parade of lights was once again well attended by area residents. The new, extended route gave more room … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · 2 Comments

Kindred Workshop in Old Town Temecula invites art lovers into unique Pinterest Style Gallery

Kindred Work + Shop, in Old Town Temecula’s unique 5th Avenue Arts District, is set back from the Front Street hustle. “We love this space, as it was a natural … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Briar Rose Winery presents Disney Magic, world class wine, and a behind the scenes tour of the magical winery in Temecula Valley

Drive and passion led Briar Rose Boutique Winery Owners Les and Dorian Linkogle to the most unusual and magical winery in Temecula, and they are used to making magic happen. … Continue reading

December 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Temecula Valley Wine Country Association Hosted 23rd annual Harvest Festival draws wine lovers deep into fall wine country

Wine lovers descended on Temecula Valley Wine Country in early November, 2013. Participating wineries offered food and wine pairings, showed off their “stuff” in festive fall scarecrows, and educated the … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wild West 10k at Vail Lake Resort a quick draw for Temecula Valley Residents and beyond

Fall was in the air, leaves in full color at Vail Lake Resort, when the starter gun sounded at Old West 5k and 10k run Sunday, November 17, 2013. With Saturday’s … Continue reading

November 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Building for America’s Bravest, Gary Sinise Foundation and Stephen Siller Tunnels to Towers Honors Temecula at Concert

The “Building For America’s Bravest” Program, a joint project established in 2011 by the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers  Foundation, and the Gary Sinise Foundations to assist America’s most seriously … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · 1 Comment

Expect Delays on Rancho California Road Wednesday, Oct. 30 2013 due to Driver’s License and DUI Checkpoint

Get your licence and insurance information ready, click on your safety belt, and put that cell phone away, Temecula. A DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint located on Rancho California Road, between Moraga … Continue reading

October 30, 2013 · 3 Comments

The freaks come out…in the day — BooJum Hosts family friendly 5k Zombie Run at Temecula’s Galway Downs

Saturday, October 26, 2013 was a howling success at Galway Downs, with BooJum Institute’s Zombie Run in Temecula. BooJum Institute, who poses the question, “How can children save our environment … Continue reading

October 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

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