Eastvale Fire Station 31 Recognized in Firehouse Magazine

Staff Reports Eastvale – In the November 2017 edition of Firehouse Magazine, Eastvale Fire Station No. 31 received a notable recognition in the Career Category 2 Fire Design section designated for stations built less than 15,000 square feet in size. The 4th annual 2017 Station Design Awards showcased 43 fire and emergency services facilities in […]

Eastvale: Major Projects Ahead

  R. Horton – The Trails, Planned Residential Development Residential Subdivision Project No. 11-0558 Project Location: Northwest corner of Archibald and 65th General Plan Amendment, Change of Zone, Tentative Tract Map, and Planned Residential Development for 256 dwelling units with a 5- acre park. CEQA: Mitigated Negative Declaration Planner: Yvette Noir/Malinda Lim Approved by City […]

Eastvale City Manager Receives Prestigious Award

By Marissa Mitchell Eastvale – Michele Nissen, Eastvale City Manager, received the Boy Scouts of America Distinguished Citizens Award for the ‘Temescal District’ Inland Empire last month. The other two recipients included Kathy Azevedo, former Mayor of Norco, and Jim Pauley, member of the Corona Rotary Club. The Distinguished Citizens Award is given to those […]

Eastvale Crime Recap: October 2017

INCIDENT: GRAND THEFT AND CONSPIRACY WHEN: 10/16/2017 WHERE: 1200 block of Hamner Ave., City of Norco On October 16, 2017, at approximately 2:00 p.m., deputies from the Norco Sheriff’s Office responded to a theft at a business, located in the 1200 block of Hamner Avenue, in the city of Norco. Three suspects entered the business, took […]

99 Cent Store Construction Halted

By Anthony Saude Eastvale – Construction of the 99 cent store on the northwest corner of Hamner Avenue at “A” street has come to a screeching halt several months ago. Eric Norris, the Planning Director for the City of Eastvale said, “Now that their structure is partially constructed, they need to have a water system […]

Can You Stop A Barking Dog?

By Marissa Mitchell Last week, a woman in Eastvale posted her frustration on the city Facebook page regarding a very loud dog her neighbors have. What to do about neighboring barking dogs – particularly when they consistently disturb the peace of surrounding residents – can be a relevant question for many. If a person calls […]

Here We Grow Again

City of Eastvale   KB Homes – The Lodge, Residential Development Project No. 10-0124 Project Location: Northwest Corner of Limonite Avenue and Scholar Way 205 detached single-family homes on approximately 40 acres. Planner: Malinda Lim PC approval on March 18, 2015 to add tempered glass panels along Scholar Way Approved Phase II Master Home Plan […]

Costco Inks Deal To Open

Staff Reports   Eastvale – The last hurdle has been cleared for the long awaited Costco project to move forward without any further negotiations. The city of Eastvale agreed to increase the $2.5 million to $4.5 million in future sales tax to be paid to the centers developer of the Goodman Commerce Center in November […]

Eastvale Crime Recap: September 2017

INCIDENT: ANNIVERSARY OF UNSOLVED FATAL HIT AND RUN ACCIDENT WHEN: 9/6/2017 WHERE: Limonite Avenue between Lucretia Avenue and Wineville Avenue, Jurupa Valley   ORIGINAL INCIDIENT: On Tuesday, September 6, 2016, at 2:06 a.m., deputies from the Jurupa Valley Police Department responded to the area of Limonite Avenue and Lucretia Avenue, in reference to a reported […]

Candlelight Vigil

The Candle light vigil was held on October 5, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Eleanor Roosevelt High School front parking lot.  The vigil was heartfelt and well attended. Many people shared experiences, offered condolences, and gave respect to those who have passed during this terrible tragedy.

Mailbox Thefts Recur

Staff Reports   Eastvale – Another cluster of Mailboxes have been broken into last week at the corner of Post and Lost Fort Place, and please alert residents about their mail being missing. But most mail thefts occur at night, so its recommended to pick up your mail every day after your courier has arrived, […]

Fall Into Some Fun At JCSD’s Annual Fall Festival Jurupa Valley

It is FALL FESTIVAL time again, this year it will kick-off on Saturday, October 7th, 2017. Jurupa Community Services District’s (JCSD) Parks and Recreation Department’s annual Fall Festival will be at Harada Heritage Park located at 13099 65th Street, Eastvale. Bring the whole family to join in the experience; there will be live music, dance […]

Here We Grow Again

  Smart & Final Store is now open: 13346 LIMONITE AVE EASTVALE, CA 92880 PHONE: (909)773-1813   Construction is now underway for this project 99 Cents Only Store Project No. 13-1601 NEC Hamner Ave. and A Street Major DP for new 19,104 SF stand alone retail building on 2.67-acres. CEQA: Mitigated Negative Declaration Planner: Cathy Perring/Kanika Kith […]

Driveway Blockers Beware

By Staff Reports In California, it is illegal to park a car in front of a driveway. According to California Vehicle Code § 22500, “A person shall not stop, park, or leave standing any vehicle… In front of a public or private driveway…” Anyone who decides to park in front of a driveway is subject […]

Non Profit Investigation: 88 Impact

Staff Reports Eastvale – In our investigative reporting series of local non-profits accountability, we have requested information and tax records for several area non-profits. Our response from 88 Impact Foundation, a local non profit who accepts donations from local residents, businesses, and government agencies, was “we are a private foundation and we do not have […]

Deputy Arrests Mira Loma Women for Identity Theft and Possession of a Controlled Substance

DATE/TIME: July 1, 2017 / 1800 hours INCIDENT: PC 530.5, Identity Theft HS 11378, Sales of Methamphetamine LOCATION: Britton Way / Mount Vernon Ave, city of Grand Terrace SUSPECT(S): Shawna Hernandez, 27-year-old resident of Mira Loma VICTIM(S): Confidential SUMMARY: Deputy Joshua Gile was patrolling in the contract city of Grand Terrace. He conducted a vehicle […]

Non Profits Under Scrutiny

Staff Reports Eastvale – Local nonprofits have been under scrutiny and a lawsuit is being filed this week, which has opened a can of worms in compliance and liability. Some non-profits have reportedly experienced mishandlings of their finances, refusals to release tax records, and non-filings of IRS documents. A local Chamber is now being sued […]

City Installs New Signs

Courtesy City of Eastvale   Eastvale – The City of Eastvale will be installing 18 new signs at 9 different locations throughout Eastvale to prohibit “Commercial Trailer/Semi Trailer” and “Commercial Vehicles with Gross Vehicle Weight over 10,000lbs” from parking in the Residential District, under the Eastvale Municipal Code (EMC) 10.20.160. The following locations are where […]

Eastvale Suicide Death Investigation

Post Date:07/24/2017 7:51 AM Press Release: Suicide Death Investigation Agency: Eastvale Police Station Area: Jurupa Valley Written Date: July 23, 2017 Time: 1:45 p.m. Incident Date: July 23, 2017 Time: 9:00 a.m. Incident Location: 5900 block of Festival Way, City of Eastvale (Orchard Park) Reporting Officer: Lieutenant Eric Briddick File Number(s): EV172040017 Details: On Saturday, […]

Here We Grow Again

By Michael Armijo Eastvale – There are so many projects in Eastvale, we will highlight a few at a time. Just a recap on what’s going on in the Eastvale Community: Map ID 1. KB Homes, The Lodge, Residential Development Project No 10-0124. Location: Corner of Limonite Avenue and Scholar Way. 205 detached single-family homes […]