Capt. Leonard Purvis has been tapped by Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff to replace Capt. Joe Borja as commander of the Hemet Sheriff’s Station who has announced his retirement next month.
The Anza Community Hall board will hold a special election Thursday, Jan. 12, to fill a vacancy left by Kathie Medaras who has moved to Arizona. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. Nominations for members of the Board will be made from the floor and then voted on by a written ballot. No “proxy” voting […]
A magnitude-3.1 earthquake has struck near Anza, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, but there have been no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The temblor, which struck at 9:33 p.m., was centered 12 kilometers east/southeast of the city center. The U.S.G.S. is reporting. This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information […]
RIVERSIDE – Rain was falling in Riverside County today as the first of two back-to-back storms struck the region. In a 48-hour period ending just after 5:30 a.m., automated gauges had collected 1.49 inches of rain at Railroad Canyon Dam; 1.46 in Perris; 1.42 in Clark; 1.38 in Riverside; 1.31 on Mount San Jacinto; 1.30 in Temecula; 1.26 […]
Fall is here and Anza-Borrego is ready for another exciting desert season of hiking, camping and exploring in the beauty of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. This year is extra special, as 2017 marks Anza-Borrego Foundation’s 50th anniversary of protecting the Park. A plethora of hikes, interpretive programs and classes are planned for the upcoming weeks at […]
UPDATE: 7:15 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 9 Temecula’s one-cent sales tax measure intended for public safety failed to win voter approval according to the most recent update issued by the Riverside County Registrar of Voters. Temecula’s Measure S was defeated with 12,286 “no” votes to 12,116 “yes” votes with all 32 precincts reporting. The next election […]
According to www.politico.com, Donald Trump currently leads the race for the oval office.
Anza resident Allison Renck was appointed to the Anza Municipal Advisory Committee during the Oct. 25 Riverside County Board of Supervisors meeting in Riverside. Renck, who is active in the Redshank Riders and a High Country 4-H leader, is known as a longtime community volunteer. She applied after 3rd District Supervisor Chuck Washington announced the […]
Monday (Oct. 24) is the deadline for voters to register and be eligible to cast a ballot in the Nov. 8 election. Registration applications submitted online at RegisterToVote.ca.gov prior tomidnight Monday will be honored, as will paper forms postmarked by the deadline. Paper applications are available at the Riverside County Registrar of Voters’ office, Department […]
RIVERSIDE – Workers at Riverside County government offices, businesses and schools will stop everything for a minute next week to “drop, cover and hold on” as part of a statewide earthquake preparedness drill. The Great California ShakeOut of 2016 is scheduled for Thursday at 10:20 a.m. According to organizers, the exercise will provide an opportunity for workers in the […]