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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

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

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

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

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

Camp Pendleton Noise Advisory from March 31-April 4, 2014

The following noise advisory for the Camp Pendleton and surrounding areas was released on Facebook through Camp Pendleton Scout. Be advised, the “sounds of freedom” will be in full force … Continue reading

March 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Murrieta’s State of the City address by Mayor Alan Long: Murrieta – Grow, Encourage, Create and Attract Talent

By Heather Rawlings Murrieta, CA –The Performing Arts Center at Murrieta Valley High School looked beautiful at the State of the City address in March, 2014. The evening began with … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rock the Oaks Friday Night tickets honored Saturday — see Trevor Moran, Brewer Boys, Cougarzz Rock and more

Over 300 people braved the rain for Friday night’s Oak Grove “Rock the Oaks” concert at Murrieta’s The Bridge Church–the first of the three day event raising money for Oak Grove … Continue reading

March 1, 2014 · 1 Comment

Turn Around Don’t Drown -Riverside County Fire Department offers these words of warning on flood heavy Southwest Riverside streets

Chances are, you hunkered down during the brunt of yesterday’s storm–if you were lucky. Others were out in force, witnessing a torrent of water pouring through Southwest Riverside streets, shopping … Continue reading

March 1, 2014 · 1 Comment

Major water main break in Temecula closes roads, floods streets from Promenade Temecula south to Solana Way

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 Read Update Here: Rancho Water District repairs Margarita, Broken 16″ Pipe in Temeucla  Steer clear, Temecula. A water main break on Southbound Margarita Road slowed traffic … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · 6 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

San Bernardino And Riverside County Valleys – The Inland Empire Flash Flood Watch in effect until 8PM PDT MON

This just in from the National Weather Service: FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS EXPANDED THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO … Continue reading

August 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

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