Anza Valley Municipal Action Council pursues Anza Area Trail Town plan

Anza Valley Municipal Action Council pursues Anza Area Trail Town plan

The Anza Valley Municipal Action Council met at the Anza Community Hall for a meeting outlining the advancement of enhancing Anza as a “Trail Town” and featuring special guest speakers Opal Hellweg, legislative assistant to Riverside County Supervisor Chuck Washington, and Marc Brewer of the Riverside County Parks and Open Space District. AVMAC board members […]

How to stay cool when the weather gets hot

Summer is here and with it is the potential of brutal heat waves that make it so miserable, it can literally take your breath away. Temperatures in excess of 100 degrees Fahrenheit are not only uncomfortable, they can be downright dangerous, especially for the very young or the elderly in our community. Weather forecasters may issue […]

New thrift store opens in Anza on Hwy. 371

New thrift store opens in Anza on Hwy. 371

The Thrift Store at the corner of Kirby and Hwy. 371 is now open with a colorful array of fine, gently used items for sale at deeply discounted prices. The shop is open from Tuesday to Saturday. from 9 a. m. until 3 p. m., with donations being accepted during those hours as well. Items in good, […]

Seventh annual Anza Film Fest a resounding success

Seventh annual Anza Film Fest a resounding success

An hourslong power outage did not dampen spirits at the seventh annual Anza Film Fest Friday evening, June 30, held on the patio of the Anza Valley Business Center across Hwy. 371 from Minor Park. The free event was part of the 2017 Anza Days celebration. Starting about 45 minutes later than planned, the affair entertained guests with a […]

Safe weed abatement is a must due to fire dangers

Safe weed abatement is a must due to fire dangers

We have all seen the public service announcements, read the notices and heard the radio spots regarding “defensible space,” the area between your home and a potential fiery disaster. Mow, trim, prune and relocate combustible materials like firewood piles are advised. Living in the rural environs of Riverside County, we are more than familiar with […]

High Country Boys & Girls Club update

The High Country Boys and Girls Club’s dream of a kid-oriented activity complex has run into a disappointing delay. Riverside County has denied approval of the proposed water system until the club has quantification. This means that they must quantify the physical and economic magnitude of public and non-public benefits that would be provided by […]

‘Common Grounds’ Coffee Cafe slated for October grand opening

‘Common Grounds’ Coffee Cafe slated for October grand opening

“Bringing People Together” over hot brews and scrumptious original recipe pastries is the clever theme for the new Common Grounds drive-thru coffee shop, set to open this fall. The brainchild of Anza businesswoman Robyn Garrison, Common Grounds has a planned grand opening in October 2017. All plans and permits have been submitted to the county […]

1 2 3 9