2 hrs ago
Thanksgiving Rock Me Baby
Sidney Swanson Is a One Man Band. He performs in the Palm Desert and San Jacinto area.
11 hrs ago
BANNING: Owner refuses to give up on lost pet
Banning resident Inge Schuler chats with Armando Maldonado, animal care technician, at the Department of Animal Services West Riverside County Animal Shelter.
15 hrs ago
San Jacinto: Odd job among Kerns' Golden Deeds
I was not surprised that Bill and Elena Kern received the Exchange Club of the Hemet-San Jacinto Valley'S prestigious Book of Golden Deeds award Thursday at the Country Club at Soboba Springs.
Fri Dec 20, 2013
IDYLLWILD: Stolen Strawberry Creek Inn Buddha statue returned
A Buddha statue that was stolen Dec. 12 was returned to the Strawberry Creek Inn Bed and Breakfast in Idyllwild in time for the Thursday, Dec. 19, snowfall.
San Jacinto: 2 plead not guilty to multiple murders
Two of three defendants charged in a series of homicides this summer in the San Jacinto area have entered not guilty pleas, court records indicate.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
San Jacinto Valley: Holiday Lights Tour map is here
Santas in rocking chairs are this year's attractive decoration. Zinnia Street home of Yvonne and Pete Duckworth.
The Village News
Drum circle ends standoff, returns to square Dec. 22
A loose-knit Fallbrook musical group has struck a chord with a community organization that owns and operates a popular pocket park in the village.
Mad Dog Killers Stopped
Detectives from the Central Homicide Unit, San Jacinto Police Department, and the Hemet Sheriff Station continued with the investigation into three separate murders occurring in the city of San Jacinto and on the Soboba Indian reservation.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
San Jacinto Valley: Students of the Month recognized
November Students of the Month from the San Jacinto Valley are, from left, Aleczander Steele, Tahquitz High School; Elena Castro, San Jacinto; Jose Bustamante, Mountain View/Mountain Heights; James McElroy, Hemet ; and Cassidy Sawyer, West Valley .
Mon Dec 16, 2013
San Jacinto: Charges filed in three homicides
Three men have been charged with murder in a series of homicides this summer that authorities said were committed for the benefit of criminal street gangs.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
KESQ-TV Palm Desert
Fire danger high
Dry conditions and gusty wind continued to raise the risk of wildfires in Riverside County's mountains and valleys Sunday, meteorologists said.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
San Jacinto: Photos, superb animated Christmas light videos
During my Friday night hunt for Christmas decorations to place on my Holiday Lights Tour map, I came across several great displays and managed to record a pair of videos of computer-controlled, animated holiday lights that blinked to music.
Red Flag Warning for the Pass from Noon Saturday thru Sunday Evening
A red flag warning for "critical fire weather conditions" has been issued for an area including the San Gorgonio Pass from noon Saturday through Sunday evening.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
BANNING: Interior work progresses at courthouse construction site
Architect Rebecca Binder looks out from the second story of the Riverside County Superior Court building on Thursday, Dec. 12. The /Banning Justice Center is expected to open by spring 2014, replacing a courthouse that had been in use more than 30 years.
San Jacinto: Sunday jazz features hard-working teacher, guitarist
Sean Longstreet, who created a music career by teaching at Beaumont elementary school and performing in concert, will be on stage Sunday with his jazz quinted at the Esplanade Arts Center.
San Jacinto: Orchestras' program features holiday favorites
Conductor Pricila Chavez Lara leads the Mt. San Jacinto College Community Orchestra during a performance in June in Beaumont.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
MSJC Concert Band & Trombone Choir's Winter Concert Dec. 17
A winter concert will be presented by the MSJC Concert Band and Trombone Choir on Tuesday evening, Dec. 17 at 7:30 pm in the Theater on the San Jacinto Campus, located at 1499 N. State St., San Jacinto.
Air Quality District's Ban on Wood Burning in Fireplaces Includes the Pass
The South Coast Air Quality Management District has issued a restriction of burning wood in residential fireplaces on Friday Dec. 13 for portions of Riverside, San Bernardino, Orange and L.A. counties due to air pollution level forecasts.
Back in the Day: Christmas quake struck in 1899
The Hotel Hemet was one of many brick buildings in the San Jacinto Valley that were rendered uninhabitable by the December 1899 earthquake on Christmas Day.