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2 hrs ago | AmmoLand
Somewhere, everyday in the USA, 2100+ people use a gun for self defense, to stop a crime or save the lives of themselves or their family. "We believe that the American public deserve to understand that on the average, guns save 2,191 lives and are used to thwart crimes every day," says Alan Gottlieb of the Second Amendment Foundation Most times you won't see these tales on the news as it does not fit the main stream media's story line of " Guns and Gun Owners are Bad ".
7 hrs ago | Patch.com
An ex-convict who shot and nearly killed his Lake Elsinore neighbor has been sentenced to 14 years in prison. Riverside County Superior Court Judge Ronald Taylor imposed Friday the mid-term on Kevin Ronald Fulkerson for his convictions in July for attempted voluntary manslaughter, assault with a deadly weapon and sentence-enhancing gun and great bodily injury allegations for the April 9 shotgun attack on 59-year-old Steven Cook.
Lawyers for the plaintiffs in the California Voting Rights Act lawsuit against the city of Whittier, filed on Monday a notice of appeal after a Superior Court judge's Sept. 8 decision to dismiss their case .
Supervisors from San Bernardino and Riverside counties on Tuesday will join together to discuss issues affecting the region, including health care and the early release of inmates to alleviate prison overcrowding. The special joint meeting will begin at 10 a.m. on the first floor of the Riverside County Administrative Center, 4080 Lemon St., Riverside.
In the event of an emergency, what would happen to our communications systems? Perhaps one place that needs it the most -- the Coachella Valley's only trauma center -- found a more reliable solution to staying on the grid. Desert Regional Medical Center is the first hospital in Riverside County to make sure these emergency calls still come in during a disaster, by using a satellite.
Amici's East Coast Pizzeria at 3958 Fifth Ave. is working with the Escondido Police Officers Association to hold the event. Organizers said 100 percent of the sales from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. will go to the Laura Perez Memorial Fund.
Firefighters and police officers were on the scene of an overnight duplex fire on the 78800 Block of Avenue 42 in Bermuda Dunes early Monday morning, a block west of Adams Street. The suspicious two-alarm blaze was first reported at 1:54 a.m., and contained to one unit of the unoccupied single story building approximately 40 minutes later.
Potential record-breaking heat was expected again Sunday as heat advisories, warnings an red flag warnings were placed on areas throughout Southern California. NBC4's Elita Loresca has the forecast for Sunday, Sept.
Greg Norman Nearly Slices-Off Left Hand With Chainsaw: Australian golf legend Greg Norman calls himself a lucky man after he almost sliced his left hand off during a chainsaw accident while cutting back trees at his Florida home. I'm not surprised - he always did have a wicked slice.
The Pomona woman who found the body of a transient in the trunk of her car after a day of work in Riverside has been eliminated as a suspect in the man's death, police said Sunday. Police are treating the case as a suspicious death investigation.
Menifee Mayor Scott Mann today condemned what he described as "a scurrilous, repulsive and false campaign smear" against him and demanded that opponent Paul Wiggins repudiate the material in accordance with the Code of Fair Campaign Practices. Mann referred to a flier that has been hung on the front door of houses in the Sun City community of Menifee that includes defamatory statements about the mayor and reported facts that are not true.
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for West Central Riverside County including Hemet until 4:45 pm Sunday. Radar detected near stationary storms near Lake Hemet capable of producing winds up to 60 mph.
Sparky is only four months old and is not doing well at this noisy shelter. This is no place for an active puppy.
Fire authorities warned residents today to stay indoors as smoke from the Silverado Fire has made its way into Riverside County through Temescal Valley.
As temperatures crested to the triple digits throughout the Inland Empire, the National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for Riverside County and other parts of Southern California through Tuesday. The high temperatures, which have exceeded 100 degrees in places throughout the county, have been caused by a combination of high pressure and weak onshore flow, according to an NWS report.
WHAT : Widening of Bundy Canyon Road iin Wildomar and its extension, Scott Road in Menifee, to four lanes from two lanes. NEXT STEPS : Wildomar officials are forging ahead with their share of the project by hiring a consultant to do final design work through 2015; funding acquisition in 2016; right-of-way acquisition in 2016; and construction in 2017.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:11 am
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