Day Trippin’ Destination: Palm Springs Airplane Museum

Day Trippin’ Destination: Palm Springs Airplane Museum

Palm Springs Airplane Museum is a nonprofit organization that runs mostly with the help of volunteers and funds garnered through admissions and donations. From the road, the Gene Audrey Trail, the museum looks ordinary, but as someone pulls into the parking lot, they will begin to see a lot of history: searchlights, jeeps, ammo shells […]

Get to know your new ACHA Board

Get to know your new ACHA Board

Anza Community Hall Association Board has welcomed nine new members for the 2015-2017 term. Those nine were elected on March 19, 2015 at the last general meeting. Seven were elected to the board and two others were elected to stand in as alternates. To help the board members better introduce themselves, a community a questionnaire […]

Thimble club holds ‘Lots O’ Ribs’ fundraiser

Thimble club holds ‘Lots O’ Ribs’ fundraiser

The Thimble Club sold 123 rib meals to the community in order to raise proceeds for the many community organizations the Thimble Club donates to and provide Veterans lap robes to the Veterans Hospital in Loma Linda each year. The meals consisted of baby back ribs, cole slaw, barbecue ranch beans and corn bread. Meetings […]

Hamilton High School seniors hold fashion show

Hamilton High School seniors hold fashion show

Members of the Hamilton High School senior class put on a fashion show on Friday, March 6 that came complete with dinner provided by local businesses and the families of students. There were a wide variety of offerings at the event, including pasta, fry bread tacos and desserts. While dinner was being served, raffle tickets were sold […]

Thimble Club donates three benches to Minor Park

Thimble Club donates three benches to Minor Park

When Mary Bohme took her young grandson to Minor Park she was left without a place near the playground to comfortably sit and watch him. There were no benches or other forms of seating at the park. She talked about that absence with the other members of the Thimble Club, one of Anza’s oldest organizations, […]

Accident causes backup on Highway 79 South

Accident causes backup on Highway 79 South

An accident with injuries that occurred on Friday, March 13 caused a significant back-up on Highway 79 South leading into Anza. According to Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputy Armando Munoz, a Riverside County Sheriff’s deputy attempted to stop a vehicle for a possible DUI at the intersection of Ynez and Rancho Vista roads in Temecula, after a […]

BREAKING: Promenade bomb threat was “only shoes,” says RCSO

BREAKING: Promenade bomb threat was “only shoes,” says RCSO

Deputy Albert Martinez with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department has given the all clear following a bomb threat that caused the Promenade Temecula to be evacuated and surrounding roadways to be shut down. The Riverside County Hazardous Device Team arrived at the Promenade and upon investigation of the suspicious package determined the shoebox contained a pair […]

Thunderstorms roll through Anza

Thunderstorms roll through Anza

While NOAA predicted only a 20% chance of rain last night and with the weak amount of clouds streaming by from the west most of the day, rain wasn’t  really something  expected in the Anza Valley today. By the early afternoon dark clouds had been building up to the east of Anza from the desert side, until […]