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  • Jessie Ornelas-Mares is new counselor at Idyllwild School
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 01:34:06 GMT
    Jessie Ornelas-Mares splits her time as school counselor between two of the most highly regarded schools in the Hemet Unified School District, Idyllwild School and Cottonwood Elementary....
  • FOOTBALL: Mountain Pass League season preview
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:08:13 GMT
    The Battle for the Wheel always sparks spirits in the Pass. Cougars have won four of the past five, including three shutouts....
  • Woman searching for photos of Loveland and Larimer County men killed in Vietnam
    published on Mon, 24 Aug 2015 02:02:21 GMT
    Arthur Lloyd Adams, who was born in 1946 and died in 1968, had a home of record of Loveland....
  • REGION: Mountain bikers show wheel courage
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve: Eight to 10 miles of trails open to mountain bikes leave from the visitor center, 39400 Clinton Keith Road, near Murrieta. 951-677-6951; ....
  • San BernardinoCOMMUNITY NOTES: Nonprofit to hold wine tasting benefit, more
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Nineteen finalists will compete today at Rancho Community Church, 31300 Rancho Community Way, Temecula, to be crowned Boys and Girls Club Idol. They will perform songs by the Beatles and have been divided into three age categories: ages 6-9, 10-13 and 14-18....
  • HemetHEMET: Volunteers make greeting cards for hospitalized children
    published on Fri, 14 Aug 2015 22:09:30 GMT
    From left, Aaron Blackburn, Barbara Price and Carol Blackburn spend a family art day on July 25 decorating greeting cards for Loma Linda University Children's Hospital. The Hemet Valley Art Association gallery was recently bustling with activity as dozens of volunteers gathered to make greeting cards for patients at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital....
  • Erica Dillon joins school faculty
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 00:07:33 GMT
    Erica Dillon, wife of fourth-grade teacher Tom Dillon, joins the Idyllwild Elementary School faculty as kindergarten and transitional kindergarten teacher....
  • Political EmpireCONGRESS: Raul Ruiz's seat now considered "Safe Democrat"
    published on Wed, 12 Aug 2015 19:02:21 GMT
    The lack of a big-name challenger to Rep. Raul Ruiz has convinced one professional observer of political races to put the Palm Desert Democrat in the "Safe Democrat" category. The change in the Rothenberg & Gonzales Political Report rankings was announced Wednesday, Aug. 12. In a Roll Call blog , Gonzales wrote "there is no evidence that Democratic Rep. Raul Ruiz is in significant danger."...
  • Brusher That Injured Four People Partially Contained
    published on Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:52:21 GMT
    A vehicle-caused brush fire in east Anza that injured four people and scorched nearly 450 acres was 50 percent contained this afternoon and losing steam. The "Anza Fire," which broke out shortly before noon Monday, prompted some evacuations and led to the closure of state Route 74 between Palm Desert and Anza....
  • San JacintoCOMMUNITY NOTES: Art group seeks festival entries, more
    published on Mon, 10 Aug 2015 22:15:33 GMT
    The Diamond Valley Arts Council is seeking entries for its 10th Annual Festival of the Arts. The juried art exhibition's theme is "Art of the Ages," with the ages being Pleistocene, Native American, Spanish, agriculture, senior living and today....
  • HemetSpecial need performances sparkle in Hemet
    published on Mon, 10 Aug 2015 19:16:35 GMT
    Joey Marabito as Elvis and Jeremy Keis as "Teddy Bear" took first place at the fourth annual Let 'Em Shine Talent Contest, presented by EEK Fitness in Hemet. Joey Marabito won over the audience and judges with his spot-on Elvis impersonation to take home first prize and $75 at the fourth annual Let 'Em Shine Talent Contest....
  • 12 Vehicle Pileup in Corona Today
    published on Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    A multi-vehicle car accident in Corona involving at least a dozen vehicles caused injuries brought traffic to a crawl for Inland drivers commuting to Orange County. According to a news report in The Press Enterprise, the crash occurred early morning on August 6, 2015 on the westbound side of Highway 91 west of Green River Road....
  • Ex-USU student, fraternity brother to stand trial on rape, sex assault charges
    published on Fri, 07 Aug 2015 02:15:49 GMT
    A former Utah State University student and fraternity brother has been ordered to stand trial, accused of sexually assaulting two female students he met through the school's Greek system. On the stand Thursday, a 19-year-old woman testified that, in his bedroom at the fraternity house, Jason Brian Relopez, 27, told her, "I will win tonight because I am stronger than you, and we both know it," before raping her multiple times....
  • Bob PratteBOB PRATTE: Recalling 1960s coasting on empty from Idyllwild
    published on Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Hemetian Nancy McIntyre would have welcomed the new Mountain Center Market and Gas when she attended Hemet High during the 1960s. Shane Stewart recently opened the station in the San Jacinto Mountains at the junction of Highway 74 and Highway 243, which leads north to Idyllwild and Pine Cove....
  • Hemet Unified offers college classes for high schoolers
    published on Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:04:01 GMT
    Hemet and Tahquitz high schools are offering dual-enrollment classes to help students prepare for college....
  • BASKETBALL: Tahquitz guard Williams clutch for club team
    published on Sun, 26 Jul 2015 03:46:28 GMT
    Jordan Williams had two points at halftime. But when the game was on the line, Williams became the go-to player down the stretch Saturday as his Compton Magic 16-under team advanced in bracket play of the adidas Uprising tournament at the Cashman Center....
  • Charges filed against former USU student in campus rape case
    published on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:21:00 GMT
    Criminal charges were filed Thursday against a Utah State University student accused of raping three and possibly more women on campus. Jason Brian Relopez, 27, of Hemet, California, was charged Thursday in 1st District Court with aggravated sexual assault, aggravated kidnapping and rape, all first-degree felonies....
  • Vera James
    published on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 04:49:05 GMT
    Born March 26, 1922, in Grafton, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Goldie Freeze. She graduated from Wellsville High School in 1940, and was a member of the former Central United Methodist Church in Wellsville....