Trailer destroyed in structure fire

Trailer destroyed in structure fire

A home was totally destroyed and two people were displaced following a structure fire in the 42200 block of Lilac Lane in Anza Tuesday, Oct. 10. The fire was first reported at about 9 p.m., officials said. The initial report, written by Riverside County Fire Department/Cal Fire Spokeswoman Jody Hagemann, indicated a singlewide mobile home was […]

Anza Post 1873 celebrates VFW’s 118th birthday

Anza Post 1873 celebrates VFW’s 118th birthday

  Anza VFW Post 1873 celebrated the Veterans of Foreign Wars 118th birthday and many years of achievement in the community Friday, Sept. 29, with a Commander’s Dinner at post headquarters on Baily Road. The dinner featuring a green salad, beef brisket, baked potato, beans, dinner roll and a piece of a marble cake that […]

‘Ride on the Rez’ raises funds for Anza Valley Christian School

‘Ride on the Rez’ raises funds for Anza Valley Christian School

The seventh annual Ride on the Rez fundraiser took place on the Cahuilla Indian Reservation Saturday, Sept. 23. It included a trail ride, raffle prizes, barbecue lunch, dessert auction and live music by country western performer Michael Thomas. The group of cowboys and cowgirls left the staging area at the Costo Ranch off Terwilliger Road. […]

Sage Ranch holds open house and barbecue

Sage Ranch holds open house and barbecue

Sage Mountain Farm held a grand opening at their field location in Anza Saturday, Sept. 23, to celebrate the harvest season. Owner Phil Nobel entertained guests with his wealth of information on the organic fruits, vegetables and meats that Sage Mountain Farm offers. Free slider sandwiches featuring Nobel’s own organically and sustainably raised beef were […]

Pam’s Gift dinner and dance drew a crowd

Pam’s Gift dinner and dance drew a crowd

The seventh annual Pam’s Gift Dinner and Dance was held at the Anza Community Hall, Sept. 16, providing a successful fundraiser for the popular nonprofit organization. The evening started with dinner from Danny Stone’s, including barbecue beef brisket, smoked ribs and lamb for the main courses, with pasta, green salads, coleslaw, macaroni and cheese, rolls […]

IDYLLWILD: Alleged tip jar thief arrested after officials receive different type of tips

IDYLLWILD: Alleged tip jar thief arrested after officials receive different type of tips

IDYLLWILD — After a nearly two-week investigation and search, sheriff’s officials announced they located and arrested a man accused of stealing a donation/tip jar from a well-known and award-winning Idyllwild area harpist. “Investigators received information the subject was hiding inside a vacant residence located in the 53000 block of Country Club Drive,” Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant Robert Duckett […]