UC Riverside to host eclipse viewing event

UC Riverside to host eclipse viewing event

The first total solar eclipse across the United States in nearly 40 years will occur tomorrow, with partial darkness falling over Southern California, where UC Riverside researchers will be offering residents an opportunity to watch through solar-filtered telescopes.

Anza Civic Improvement League horseshoe tourney Aug. 5

Anza Civic Improvement League horseshoe tourney Aug. 5

The Anza Civic Improvement League hosted a horseshoe tournament in Minor Park in the afternoon Saturday, Aug. 5. The event was held in conjunction with Anza Summer Nights celebration, sponsored by Russell Kitchen’s Kids of Anza and featuring live bands, vendors, a caricature artist, gaming trailer and more. The bronze trophy went to Darrel Evans, […]

August solar eclipse: what you need to know

August solar eclipse: what you need to know

ANZA – All North America – as well as parts of South America, Europe and Africa – will, weather permitting, be able to view a partial eclipse of the sun, Monday, Aug. 21. A total eclipse will be viewable to the select 12.2 million Americans living within the path of totality, a 70-mile band stretching […]

Anza Electric Cooperative meets with the California Public Utilities Commission

Anza Electric Cooperative meets with the California Public Utilities Commission

The Anza Electric Cooperative hosted a meeting with California Public Utilities Commission’s Bill Goedecke and several key people involved in acquiring a second California Advanced Services Fund Infrastructure grant. The grant is for the second build phase of the ConnectAnza fiber optic internet service offered by the cooperative to its members. General Manager Kevin Short […]

Community Hall board wins grant approval, adjusts usage fees

Community Hall board wins grant approval, adjusts usage fees

A meeting of the Community Hall board of directors was held Thursday, July 27, but community attendance was noticeably lacking. Present at the meeting were board members Les Fin, Dan Robinson, Donald Seddon, Taz Hoffstat, Gayle Shaffer, Barbara Keller, Noel Donahue and Kyran Roberts. “Usually people don’t attend board meetings unless they have an issue […]

Lake Riverside Estates Fire extinguished at State Route 371 and Lake Riverside Drive

Lake Riverside Estates Fire extinguished at State Route 371 and Lake Riverside Drive

A grass fire was reported at approximately 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2, at the intersection of State Route 371 and Lake Riverside Drive in Aguanga. The incident occurred just off the highway shoulder near the north side of the Anza Electric Cooperative substation at Lake Riverside Estates. First on scene was Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff […]

Sheriff’s Department: Anza man kidnapped at gunpoint by four suspects

Sheriff’s Department: Anza man kidnapped at gunpoint by four suspects

UPDATE: AUG. 8, 7:20 a.m. Spencer Hayes has been located unharmed, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. No further details have been released at this time. ORIGINAL STORY: ANZA: A 28-year-old Anza man was kidnapped at gunpoint from his home by four suspects today during an apparent marijuana robbery, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department reported. Deputies say […]

Anza racing mowers speeds back into town

Anza racing mowers speeds back into town

It was a morning of keen competition, flying dirt clods, the heady scents of racing fuel and the frenzied screaming of lawnmower engines at full power During the July 29 installation of the Anza Racing Mowers series. For those who appreciate dirt track racing, these race-modified mowers will not disappoint. There were four races put […]