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  • TemeculaCOMMUNITY NOTES: Dodgeball tournament, Dickens Teas, Purse Party, more
    published on Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:54:14 GMT
    Murrieta school sets fundraiser at book store; Group to clean up garden at train depot; New site for academic decathlon; Diego Hills to celebrate school choice; E-waste collection to help needy children; Retired military official to speak at museum; Dickens Teas performances set; Breakfast to raise money for scholarships; Run with the Mustangs 5K set; Retired SWAT team member to speak; Filmmaker Chasnoff to speak at university; Gardening course starts Feb. 4; and Symphony celebrates black histor...
  • SOCCER: Talented players pick club teams over high school teams
    published on Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:26:19 GMT
    Quotable: "It was a little disappointing knowing there isn't going to be a 1st team to look up to, but I understand there's a business side to everything." Like many young soccer players, they were offered the choice between club or high school....
  • Fundraiser to Benefit Murrieta's Shivela Middle School
    published on Sun, 25 Jan 2015 17:57:37 GMT
    Shivela Middle School in Murrieta is having its 3rd annual Barnes & Noble fundraiser night on January 29th from 6-8pm at the Barnes & Noble in Temecula....
  • Fitch Affirms Temecula Valley USD, CA's GOs at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable
    published on Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:58:20 GMT
    However, these benefits have largely been offset by growing expenditure pressures and reserve levels that have declined substantially. ABOVE-AVERAGE ECONOMY: The district's local economy, located mainly in the city of Temecula, benefits from high wealth levels, unemployment materially below regional and state levels, and ready access to three large and diverse employment markets....
  • Wedding: Allyson Billion & Drew Messerschmidt
    published on Sun, 25 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Parents of the bride are Deb and Jack Billion, and parents of the groom are Kim and Steve Messerschmidt....
  • TemeculaTEMECULA: High school art, music teachers awarded grants
    published on Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Arts and music teachers from two Temecula high schools were awarded grants Jan. 14 as part of a larger effort by the Temecula Valley Foundation for Excellence in Education to support the arts and sciences at schools. The grants were in part funded through fundraising initiatives such as Taste of the Temecula Valley, an annual dining and entertainment event, and Great Oak High School's Spirit Run for the Arts, which raises money through pledges....
  • LCS students provide holiday cheer to family through Giving Hands project
    published on Sat, 24 Jan 2015 04:19:03 GMT
    When a Temecula family was in need this past holiday season, Linfield Christian School junior Lily Sinclair and her classmates stepped in to help them with a project called Giving Hands. During the 2012 holiday season, Sinclair participated in a Giving Hands program at an Apple Valley homeless shelter where Christmas presents were gathered for low income women and their children....
  • Professional Womens Roundtable offers women support, networking
    published on Sat, 24 Jan 2015 04:18:22 GMT
    The Professional Women's Roundtable, offers women in the Temecula Valley the opportunity to grow through mentoring, monthly luncheons and quarterly member showcases. CEO Annette LaRocque said she joined the nonprofit 501 3 women's organization when she first opened her businesses, Murrieta and Lake Elsinore VIP Florist....
  • Temecula education foundation awards grants to local educators
    published on Sat, 24 Jan 2015 04:18:13 GMT
    At the Jan. 13 Temecula Valley Unified School District Board Meeting, the Temecula Valley Foundation for Excellence in Education presented 61 educators with funds to support arts and science programs benefitting students at 23 schools in the Temecula district. Funded applications were limited to no more than $500 each; grants awarded totaled over $26,000....
  • Day of Action highlights human trafficking in the Temecula Valley
    published on Sat, 24 Jan 2015 03:54:50 GMT
    Nearly three dozen volunteers gathered at Calvary Murrieta on Saturday, Jan. 17 to raise awareness about human trafficking and how to stop it. The Day of Action campaign included the distribution of fliers in the Riverside metropolitan area, Lake Elsinore, Murrieta, Temecula and parts of the Coachella Valley....
  • Two graduate Army basic training
    published on Sat, 24 Jan 2015 02:45:59 GMT
    Army Pvt. Allison R. Zaremski graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. She is the daughter of Dawn M. DeCuir of Temecula and a graduate of Great Oak High School in Temecula....
  • TVUSD Honors January Students of the Month
    published on Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:48:43 GMT
    PHOTO: : Tessa Buono , Shannon Que , Joshua Brooks , Mikayla Sutton , Evan Schreiber and Jordan Hartman . Six Temecula high school seniors were honored as Students of the Month on January 15th by the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce ....
  • Calling All Young Musicians in the Temecula Valley! Rotary Club Hosting Annual Competition
    published on Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:33:59 GMT
    PHOTO: The winners of the 2014 Rotary competition: Maeve McGonegal, flute; Natalie Hanson, vocal; Mitchell Kong, piano; Alanna Samarin, vocal; and Breanna Ohler, flute. The Temecula Sunrise Rotary Club will hold its 16th annual Music Competition on Monday, February 9, 6:30 pm at Grace Presbyterian Church, 31143 Nicolas Road, Temecula....
  • Assistance League of Temecula Valley awards grants to local educators
    published on Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Assistance League of Temecula Valley recently awarded teacher grants, in the amount of $750 each, to eight Murrieta Valley Unified School District teachers and 10 Lake Elsinore Unified School District teachers to help fund special classroom projects, activities or to help with specific classroom needs. This year the awards will be used to purchase classroom books and supplies, physical education equipment, music stands, drums and mini keyboards, help fund a marine science field trip to Catalina ...
  • Community to Raise Funds to Provide Quadriplegic Girl with Wheelchair Accessible Van
    published on Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:29:25 GMT
    PHOTO: Boy Scout Troop 90 presented Frank Boschma with his new 'track' mobility chair at the 2014 Frank the Tank Tournament. Jeff Kurtz, General Manager of Promenade Temecula and Paradise Chevrolet Cadillac of Temecula, along with Boy Scout Troop 90 will host the second annual 'Frank the Tank' golf tournament to raise funds to give local resident, Marlayna Diaz, a more reliable ride....
  • San JacintoCOMMUNITY NOTES: Women's safety discussion, quilt show, more
    published on Wed, 21 Jan 2015 20:10:08 GMT
    The January meeting of the Luiseno Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will be held on Tuesday at the Assistance League, 28720 Via Montezuma in Temecula. Chapter meetings are open to any woman who can trace her heritage to ancestors who helped the cause of independence at the time of the American Revolution....
  • This Jedi has become a force for Hillcrest
    published on Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:58:51 GMT
    Hillcrest's Samantha Malouff has tallied 113 goals in 17 matches this season, putting her on pace to break the Inland area record for goals scored in a season. Here are the area's top goal scorers in a single season for girls water polo....
  • Temecula has New Youth Leadership Program
    published on Mon, 19 Jan 2015 06:16:38 GMT
    San Jacinto College to launch the Promenade Temecula Leadership Council , a new program that will give Southwest Riverside County university, college and high school students the opportunity to increase their educational advancement opportunities and build career skills through mentorship from business and educational leaders in the community, according to Kym Espinosa, Director of Marketing at Promenade Temecula. The Promenade Temecula Leadership Council will be offered on an annual, two-semest...
  • Taste of Osher offers opportunities for lifelong learning
    published on Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:40:30 GMT
    California State University San Marcos will present Taste of Osher, previewing the spring schedule of classes for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the Temecula Higher Education Center located at 43200 Business Park Drive in Temecula on Friday, Jan. 23 from 10 a.m. to noon. The institute, named after Bernard Osher, a patron of education and the arts, offers a variety of non-credit classes and is open to students 50 years and older....
  • Temecula man earns award at international photo competition
    published on Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:39:57 GMT
    A Temecula man with a penchant for photography was recently commemorated in a big way when he received an honorable mention in a prestigious English photography competition, marking yet another milestone for his quickly evolving hobby. Lucas Haynes, who works in the public works department for the City of Murrieta, had some photography experience when his wife purchased him a camera as a gift in 2012....