KOYT 96.3 Anza radio dinner-dance fundraiser planned

KOYT 96.3 Anza community radio will conduct a fun-filled Spring Fling benefit dinner and dance Saturday, March 25, at the Anza Community Hall, Highway 371 across from the Circle K in Anza. The age 21 and older event will include a dinner, live music, raffles, beer, wine and more for $15 donation per couple or […]

It was a delightful ‘Posada’ at the 2016-17 HUSD Culturefest

It was a delightful ‘Posada’ at the 2016-17 HUSD Culturefest

There was not a moment when the children weren’t engaged at the 2016-2017 Hemet Unified School District’s annual Culturefest Feb. 3 with almost every school in the district providing exciting, fun and entertaining activities at the Santa Fe Education Center Gym in Hemet. Little Layla Serna, 6, dipped her fishing line into the lair of […]

ZEV electric car charging stations coming to Anza Valley

ZEV electric car charging stations coming to Anza Valley

Two electric vehicle charging stations will be unveiled at the Anza Electric Cooperative headquarters on Highway 371 at 1 p.m. Feb.17 opening a new era of electric car travel to and from the Anza Valley. The ribbon cutting at the AEC parking lot, 58470 CA-371, will open the Valley to more Zero Emission Vehicle owners […]

Hemet’s ‘Ramona’ outdoor play 2017 is cast

Hemet’s ‘Ramona’ outdoor play 2017 is cast

The 95th “Ramona” outdoor play coming this spring will be featuring the same last year’s leads and many of the returning actors and actresses that brought the Helen Hunt Jackson novel to life in 2016. The “Ramona” Pageant, considered California’s only official outdoor play, will be presented the weekends of April 22-23, April 29-30 and […]

Rumble strips planned on Highway 371 in Anza

Caltrans announced it will constructing rumble strips on the existing shoulder and centerline of Highway 371 in Anza from Wilson Valley Road to Cary Road and from Kirby Road to State Route 371/74 starting in 2018. Rumble strips on highways are designed to let motorists know when they are drifting out or into the opposing […]

Anza Community Vision and Goals open for discussion at next AVMAC

Anza Community Vision and Goals open for discussion at next AVMAC

It will be 11 years Feb. 7 since the Anza Valley Municipal Advisory Council and community submitted its “Anza Community Vision and Goals” statement to then 3rd District Supervisor Jeff Stone. It was intended for the board of supervisors to use as a guide to county planners for future land use planning, road improvements and […]

Area nonprofits gifted County Asset Forfeiture Special Fund money

Two southwestern nonprofit groups that help at-risk children and teens keep away from drugs and crime will be receiving a portion of $281,477 in Asset Forfeiture Special Fund money provided by the Riverside District Attorney’s Office. District Attorney Mike Hestrin announced AXIS Foundation out of Perris and Calicinto Ranch, Inc. in San Jacinto will be […]

Small water systems now must get state approval

Small water systems now must get state approval

Another round may begin in the effort to bring small water systems to developments in the Anza Valley with new state water regulations requiring the California Water Resources Board to approve all new water systems due to the continuing drought conditions. Until now Anza developers seeking approval to operate a small water systems for Thomas […]

SunAnza Solar Project grading nears completion

Despite weather delays, Anza Electric Cooperative’s SunAnza Solar Project contractors have finished most of the grading and much of the undergrounds at the solar farm project adjacent to the AEC headquarters building on Highway 371 in Anza. The AEC SunAnza is a cooperative project with its power supplier Arizona Electric Power Cooperative (AEPCO). Groundbreaking was […]