Norco College: LAUNCH

Norco College Norco – Armando Gomez, 18, learned about the LAUNCH apprenticeship program while attending Corona High School. “I was in the engineering program at Corona High for four years and when I learned about the apprenticeship program at Norco College, I decided to take advantage of it,” said Gomez. “It’s the best thing I’ve […]

Who Stole Norco Bob’s Big Boy Statue?

Staff Reports Norco –   The iconic “Bob’s Big Boy” statue in Norco was reportedly stolen and the “thieves” were caught on camera. The story buzzed around local social media sites until the culprits admitted it was just a publicity stunt. “OK, we’re busted!! Yes it’s true, we were in cahoots with Bob’s Big Boy Norco […]

Norco CarMax Auto Dealership

Staff Reports Norco – The CarMax auto dealership, approved in January 2019 for the southeast corner of Second Street and the I-15 Freeway, began construction in the fall of 2019. Like many development projects and economic activities, it was placed on hold in March 2020 due to the impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic, a decision […]

Norco High Prepares For Active Shooter

Police officials partnered with CNUSD to conduct an Active Shooting Training at Norco High School. Staff Reports Norco– On Monday, July 22 to Thursday, July 25, an Active Shooter Training took place at Norco High School. Jurupa Valley Station patrol and investigative personnel partnered with the Corona-Norco Unified School District (CNUSD) to prepare and create […]

Norco Dentist Cares About His Patients

Staff Reports Norco– Dr. H. Ghorbanian of Norco Family Dental Group genuinely cares for everyone who walks into his office.  As a private dentist, he strives to provide quality care and great customer service to all of his patients.  The Norco Family Dental Group business philosophy is to listen to their patients, treat them with […]

Norco Dentist Cares About His Patients

Staff Reports Norco – Dr. H. Ghorbanian of Norco Family Dental Group genuinely cares for everyone who walks into his office.  As a private dentist, he strives to provide quality care and great customer service to all of his patients.  The Norco Family Dental Group business philosophy is to listen to their patients, treat them […]

Norco Holds Elections Nov. 6

Staff Reports Norco –The City of Norco encourages all residents to go out and vote, as two seats are up on the City Council this year. The City of Norco utilizes an  at-large election system in which registered voters from the entire City choose each of the five City Council Members. On November 6, two City […]

1 Dead in Auto Accident in Norco

Staff Reports Norco – There was a fatal accident in Norco on Sunday morning, one person died in the single-pickup truck crash that occurred on the southbound side of the 15 Freeway in Norco, authorities reported. According to CHP logs and Cal Fire/Riverside County reports the accident took place at approximately 7:09 a.m. on an […]

Road Closure Alert: Hamner Bridge in Norco

On Thursday, August 2, the City of Norco will conduct a complete road closure of Hamner Avenue between Detroit Street and Citrus Street in order to trim the trees that are currently creating visual impediments for drivers along Hamner Bridge. This work will begin at 11 p.m. on August 2 and will end at 3 […]

Construction Update Norco: Week of July 30

Soundwall Work The northbound I-15 off-ramp at Ontario Ave. will be closed Monday night, from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. for crews to set k-rail. Crews will also be setting k-rail near Old Temescal Road in preparation for construction work on the northbound I-15 soundwall.  Lane & Ramp Closures Nightly lane closures are scheduled on […]

Norco Community Town Hall Meeting

The next Norco Community Town Hall Meeting, hosted by RURAL, will be held on Tuesday, July 10, at 6:30 p.m. at Nellie Weaver Hall. All Norco residents are encouraged to attend to participate in the discussion surrounding two important issues – a potential Norco Revenue Ballot Measure, and homelessness in the City. Residents will be […]

DOJ Honors Families Of Norco Vietnam Veterans

Staff Reports NORCO – On behalf of the City of Norco and the families of Norco Vietnam veterans, the George A. Ingalls Veterans Memorial Executive Committee has successfully requested Certificates of Honor from the United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration. This honor is part of the Commemoration’s Commemorative Partner Program and recognizes immediate family […]

Riverside County Sheriff’s That Thwarted Norco College Attack Is Honored

By Anthony Saude Norco – The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department team, who were responsible for thwarting an attack on Norco College, were honored by the Norco City Council. The forward thinking team used creative methods to stop the attack before the suspect could even start it. All together there were about 20-30 people who worked […]

Youth Emergency Preparedness Training Presented by the Norco Youth Advisory Council

Attention Norco Youth! Are you ready for the next big emergency? You can be! Join the Norco Youth Advisory Council at its upcoming Emergency Preparedness Training, hosted in partnership with CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department, and learn First Response Training, as well as emergency management procedures. The Training will take place on Saturday, May 5, […]

THE CITY OF NORCO T-BALL REGISTRATION!

Michelle Anglin Recreation Superintendent (951) 270-5632 manglin@ci.norco.ca.us Tee Ball Registration at Norco City Hall – Parks and Recreation Department or Register Online at http://www.norco.ca.us/depts/parks/sports/default.asp NORCO, CA: The City of Norco Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services is now accepting registrations for the upcoming Spring T-Ball Season. Stop by City Hall, 2870 Clark Avenue, Norco […]

State Approves Norconian Property For National Register

Staff Reports Norco – The California State Historical Resources Commission unanimously voted to expand the current Lake Norconian Club Historic District to encompass the property’s World War II Naval hospital and Cold War guided missile laboratory-related buildings and grounds. Many Norco residents have supported Norco’s David and Goliath efforts and praised the Commission’s decision – […]

Norco College Offers Degrees to Prisoners

By Anthony Saude Norco – There are seven rows of desk that seat 23 Norco College students, all men all dressed with the same blue shirts and pants. Does college have a uniform these days? No the shirts the men wear all have “CDCR prisoner” printed on them. Each one of these college students are […]