Anza Earth Day celebration scheduled for April 22

ANZA – The High Country Conservancy will celebrate its 10th year of Anza Earth Day with a back to basics celebration. The event will be held Saturday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in Minor Park to explore activities and wares perfect for Earth lovers of all ages. See an all-electric car, find out how to […]

Ramona Cowboys make special play and movie appearances at Hemet’s Ramona Spring Fling

Ramona Cowboys make special play and movie appearances at Hemet’s Ramona Spring Fling

The world-famous Ramona Cowboys actors in the historic western “Cataract Gold” and the upcoming Tucker’s War series took the opportunity to appear in a Diamond Valley Arts Council play and show their independent production at the Historic Hemet Theater this past weekend. It was all a part of Ramona Spring Fling and Food Truck Festival […]

KOYT ‘Spring Fling’ fundraiser to be rescheduled due to delayed Hall renovations

KOYT ‘Spring Fling’ fundraiser to be rescheduled due to delayed Hall renovations

The planned KOYT Radio “Spring Fling Dance,” originally planned March 25 in the Anza Community Hall is going to be rescheduled due to unexpected delays in Hall renovations originally scheduled for completion March 20. Bill Donahue, KOYT 96.3 Radio spokesman and Hall renovation manager, gave this explanation of the unexpected delay due to the required […]

Anza-Borrego Foundation celebrates 50 years

The Anza-Borrego Foundation will hold a celebration honoring 50 years of service to the Anza Borrego Desert State Park April 1. Come to the Steele Burnand Anza Borrego Desert Research Center located at 401 Tilting T Drive in Borrego Springs to reminisce with ABF trustees and staff, volunteers, park staff and friends over the past […]

Free birthday lunch at the Community Hall Cafe.

Free birthday lunch at the Community Hall Cafe.

A very special lunch was served at Anza’s Community Café Tuesday, Feb. 7. Located in the Community Hall, the Cafe specializes in tasty, authentic Thai and Asian food, all created and cooked by Chef Patchara “Patch” Chansricha Palmer. Feb. 7 was her birthday, and she celebrated in an extraordinary way. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., a buffet line […]

Valentine’s Mud Fest gets down and dirty in Anza Valley

Valentine’s Mud Fest gets down and dirty in Anza Valley

After months of preparation and much anticipation, Feb. 11, dawned cold and misty, with a hint of rain. It was the perfect day for the Anza Lions’ Valentine’s Day Mud Fest held at the gymkhana field in Anza. Contestants came from near and far to compete with their various machines for the title of Mud King and Queen, with trophies and cash […]

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 […]