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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

Temecula child falls from upstairs window in Paseo Del Sol neighborhood, injuries unknown at local area hospital

UPDATE: Monday, June 2, 2014: Child who fell from upstairs window reportedly NOT a toddler, but child.   READ MORE: Update: Temecula child remains in critical condition at area hospital … Continue reading

May 31, 2014 · 7 Comments

Awareness Vigil for Ashley Brittany Lopez May 31, 2014 at 3 p.m. at Murrieta Creekside Village Green Park

On Saturday, May 31 at 3 p.m., the search for Ashley will take a new turn as friends and family spread awareness about the missing Temecula teen. Ashley Brittany Lopez, 16, … Continue reading

May 31, 2014 · 2 Comments

Memorial Day remembered – Temecula, Murrieta home to military families – show celebrations mean much more than barbecues

Two years ago, on a Temecula street, military wife Stephanie McKay used her best Pinterest skills to paint a red, white, and blue American flag. Her then nineteen month old son, … Continue reading

May 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Riverside County Sheriff Candidates Battle for the Badge

Among the choices voters will make June 3 at the polls is who should serve as Riverside County sheriff-coroner for the next four years. Temecula Grapevine recently caught up with … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · 3 Comments

Las Pulgas Fire, Tomahawk Fire, Cocos Fire, Bernardo Fires sends San Diego smoke into Southwest Riverside County

Where there is smoke, there isn’t always fire. Air quality in Temecula continues to deteriorate as winds shift from easterly to westerly direction. While good news for increasing humidity, and … Continue reading

May 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

Temecula Children’s Museum prepares to celebrate tenth anniversary with wacky and wild June celebrations in Old Town Temecula Facility

Look, touch, come inside and find the hidden pennies and pickles. How long has it been since you’ve ventured inside the great Professor Pennypickle’s Old Town Temecula workshop? Things inside … Continue reading

May 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

Tips to ensure safety before a wildfire threatens

  The winds are swirling and conditions throughout Los Angeles, Southwest Riverside, and San Diego counties continue to suffer from record droughts. READ: Ready, Set, Go campaign with CalFire, and … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

Ready, Set, Go campaign with CalFire, and the U.S. Forest Service, reminds that just one spark is all it takes for disaster in Southern California Fire Season

Early May is reserved for Wildfire Awareness Week. Last week, Riverside County Supervisor Jeff Stone, together with Cal Fire and U.S. Forest Service notables gathered in Hemet to recommit their … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

Windy in Riverside, in more ways than one — as Riverside County Sheriff’s Department introduces newest member of caninie team

On a windy day in Southwest Riverside County, the Sheriff’s Department introduces the latest member to their canine team, an 11-week-old female Bloodhound named, Windy. “Windy joins the ranks of a well-established … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

Riverside County Vigil Keeps the Legacy of Violent Crime Victims Alive as new names added to Victim’s Memorial

Sabine Durden said she felt as if she was lost in a crowd after her only son was killed. “Being here with people that know what we feel, what I … Continue reading

May 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mother’s Day gift ideas in Temecula Valley – last minute shoppers can breathe easy with these local sweets, treats, and wine country ideas

Looking for the perfect mother’s day gift? And who doesn’t love a great deal, especially mom. So, check out this “local deal round up” on some of the best ways … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Wildfire in Murrieta at Los Alamos Road chars wild land, stops short of evacuations near Clinton Keith, road closures remain in effect

By Maggie Avants Aggressive firefighting kept a vegetation blaze that broke out Sunday afternoon in Murrieta to 7 acres, a fire official said.  Flames were reported at 1:22 p.m. on … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Astronomy lovers, Connect With The Stars At The Inaugural StarLight Festival, Big Bear Lake, California

Hosted by the AstronomyOutreach network, the inaugural StarLight Festival is a unique celebration of science and astronomy that is set to launch on Memorial Day weekend under the stunning skies … Continue reading

April 29, 2014 · 1 Comment

COUNTRY MUSIC FANS MARK CALENDARS FOR WYNONNA and THE BIG NOISE FOR ONE HOT SUMMER NIGHT at Pechanga Resort and Casino

A five-time GRAMMY winner and New York Times best selling author, Wynonna’s career has always revolved around telling stories. Whether she’s using her rich, commanding voice to sing one of her countless … Continue reading

April 23, 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

Mount Palomar Winery in Temecula Valley Wine Country suffers kitchen fire in propane related explosion

  On Friday morning, 8:35 a.m. a possible propane related explosion rocked Mount Palomar Winery in Temecula Valley Wine Country. 3 fire engines, with 14 firefighters, responded to the 9-1-1 call and … Continue reading

April 18, 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

Child Annoyance Suspect wanted in Murrieta, California

On April 9th, 2014, the Murrieta Police Department Juvenile Investigations Unit received information from students and staff at Murrieta Mesa High School regarding a child annoyance suspect on or near … Continue reading

April 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

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