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 […]

ACIL to host ‘I Love Anza Day’

In honor of Valentine’s Day, the Anza Civic Improvement League (ACIL) is sponsoring “I Love Anza” Day Saturday, Feb. 11. The event is scheduled for 1-3 p.m. at the Little Red Schoolhouse in the heart of Anza. The Schoolhouse will be decorated for Valentine’s Day, and children of all ages are invited to make their […]

Untapped talents shine larger than life at the premiere of ‘Tucker’s War’ continues

Untapped talents shine larger than life at the premiere of ‘Tucker’s War’ continues

The following is part two in a two-part series about the premiere of “Tucker’s War,” held Jan. 5 at the Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema at the Rustic Theatre in Idyllwild. “Tucker’s War,” a made for television series featured only six professionals in its making, the rest were untapped talent with most coming from the […]

Untapped talents premiered larger than life at the premiere of ‘Tucker’s War’

Untapped talents premiered larger than life at the premiere of ‘Tucker’s War’

Untapped talents premiered larger than life at the premiere of the “Tucker’s War” pilot Jan. 5, at the Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema at the Rustic Theatre in Idyllwild. “Tucker’s War” series was created for TV with a twist. According to its creator Stephen Savage, it will be used as an example and proof of […]

Locals star in ‘Tucker’s War’ debut at Idyllwild’s 7th Annual Film Festival

Locals Steve Silkotch and Michael Thomas will make their small-screen debut in “Tucker’s War,” created by Stephen Savage at Idyllwild’s Rustic Theatre Saturday, Jan. 7, at noon a as a part of Idyllwild’s seventh annual Film Festival running now through Jan. 15. “Tucker’s War” is a western saga created to be an independent TV series. Set in Southern […]