CarMax Appeals City of Norco’s Decision to Deny Zoning Change

By Izabella Salinas Norco- The City Council for the City of Norco has issued a notice of a public hearing to revisit a previously denied project proposal. On Nov. 28, 2018, CarMax auto retail’s request to build a CarMax location on property located on the southwest corner of Second St. and Valley View Ave was […]

Pine Ave. Widening Project Runs into Problems: City Forced to Use Fifth Amendment Right to Eminent Domain

By Izabella Salinas Chino- The Pine Avenue Widening Project, Chino’s plan to expand Pine Avenue into six lanes, has hit an obstacle due to the City being unable to reach an agreement with the owners of the land needed for the expansion.  A resolution between the parties has not been easy, forcing the City to […]

Voortman’s Egg Ranch: Farm Fresh Eggs for 60 Years

Staff Reports Ontario – Voortman’s Egg Ranch has been in the business of providing farm fresh eggs to friends and visitors to the local area for over 60 years. Originally from Bellflower, the Voortman family – who has always been in the egg ranching business – moved their operation to Ontario in 1951. Voortman’s has […]

Eastvale Residents Exercise the Power of Petition

By Izabella Salinas Eastvale– Eastvale resident, James Sinnema, started a petition on the website Change.org to bring residents together who share the same concerns for a proposed project in their neighborhood. In November of last year, the building of a self-storage facility was proposed to the City Council. The property is located east of Hellman […]

Carjacking in Corona; Suspect Arrested Following Pursuit

By: Izabella Salinas Corona– On Jan. 9 at about 4:20 p.m., Corona Police responded to a call about a carjacking. A 2016 Honda Accord was stolen in the 400 block of River Road while the owner was standing near it. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male and was later identified as Corona resident […]

I-15/Limonite Avenue Lane & Ramp Closures

By City of Eastvale Contractor will be closing the freeway ramps and the Limonite Avenue Bridge on Tuesday and Thursday, January 15 and 17, 2019 from 9:00 pm to 5:00 am. The closures on Thursday, January 17, 2019 will only be used if the work is not completed on Tuesday.

Courage and Confidence

By Mark Hopper      Recently, we learned that one of our grandchildren was elected “president” of her classroom.  She is in the fourth grade.  This was quite an honor to be selected by her young peers. Apparently, each classroom was asked to elect one person to represent their class.  She was selected.     […]

New Year, New Phase of the Pine Avenue Widening Project

By: Izabella Salinas Chino- The city of Chino is advising residents and commuters to find alternate routes to Pine Avenue from January 4 to January 14. This is the next phase in the multi-phase project to expand Pine Avenue from Euclid Avenue to Meadowhouse Avenue into six lanes. The improvements are said to be completed […]

Swim Smarter in an Automated, State-of-the-Art Pool & Spa

Staff Reports Eastvale homeowners want more than a pretty swimming pool. They want beauty and design elements such as sweeping shapes, lush waterfalls, and custom rockwork, but they also want a high-tech pool that’s easy and affordable to own. “More than ever before, this means building pools that save time and money,” says Ron Grijalva, […]

Ring in the New Year at the Eastvale Community Center

By JCSD JURUPA VALLEY, CA (December 10, 2018) – Back by popular demand, the JCSD Parks and Recreation Department will turn the Eastvale Community Center (ECC) into the ultimate party destination.  This exciting event begins at 7:00 p.m. and will feature a disc jockey and dancing, a buffet dinner with a dessert station, two wine […]

Eastvale: Here We Grow Again

Staff Reports Eastvale– The City of Eastvale continues to grow and residents are waiting patiently for their desired establishments to open.  For example, many residents are very excited about the new In-N-Out expecting to come to town in the first quarter of 2019, according to local reports.  However, the community is also currently celebrating the […]

Eastvale Woman Fatally Shot

By Diana Sanchez Eastvale – On Nov. 24, an Eastvale woman was shot and found deceased in the roadway of Jasper Loop, north of Aspen Leaf Lane.  The woman was later identified as Alicia Rene Lopez, 28 of Eastvale.  The Eastvale Police Department is currently seeking the public’s assistance to obtain any additional information regarding […]

Hundreds Served at Christmas Gift Mart

Staff Reports Eastvale – VantagePoint Church held their 6th Annual Christmas Gift Mart on December 1 at Eleanor Roosevelt High School.  This event helps low-income families provide holiday gifts for their children each year.  This year’s Gift Mart allowed 420 families to take home 2,100 gifts for their children.  Members of VantagePoint Church donated over […]

Eastvale Appoints New Mayor

By City of Eastvale Todd Rigby has lived in Eastvale for almost a decade as a California native.  He is a strong believer in giving back to his community. Professionally, he works in residential real estate as a broker and owner.  Rigby and his wife Charlene are the parents of three children.  Rigby enjoys volunteering […]

Eastvale Area Crime Recap: November 2018

INCIDENT: GRAND THEFT INVESTIGATION AND ARREST WHEN: 10/20/2018 (Date of theft) & 11/7/2018 (Date of arrest) WHERE: Norco High School, 2065 Temescal Ave., Norco DETAILS: On Monday, October 22, 2018, a Riverside County Sheriff’s school resource officer investigated a reported theft at the Norco High School campus, located at 2065 Temescal Avenue, in the City […]

Komar Factory Outlet: Designer Brands at Discounted Prices

Staff Reports Eastvale – It is the season of giving, but sometimes giving can take a toll on your wallet.  However, with Komar Outlet’s location in Eastvale, now you can buy quality clothing items at a discounted rate!  Stop by to get a gift for a loved one, or a gift for yourself! Komar Outlet […]

City of Eastvale News: Complete Edition December 2018

The City of Eastvale News covers local news for Eastvale, Norco, Corona, Jurupa Valley, MiraLoma, Chino and more. Click the following link to access the complete issue in pdf format: 

Local News: Lt. McDonald Retires After 53 Years of Dedicated Service to Pomona PD

Lt. Ronald McDonald

By Pomona PD Lieutenant Ronald McDonald retires today after more than 53 years of service to the Pomona Police Department and the residents of Pomona.  Ronald began his policing career in 1965. At the time, the Pomona Police Department had its own police academy where Ronald was a graduate of the Pomona Police Academy Class #8.  […]

SB Sheriff Looking For Additional Underage Sex Victims

Man arrested for lewd and lascivious acts with a child  DATE/TIME: November 7, 2018 / 07:00 p.m. INCIDENT: PC 288(a), Lewd and Lascivious Acts With A Child PC 261.5 (d), Unlawful Sex with a Minor LOCATION: 2200 Block of Ogden St., San Bernardino 11000 Block of Primrose Ave., Hesperia SUSPECT: Jose Alfredo Ortiz-Hernandez, 33 years old, Hesperia VICTIM(S): […]

Missing Chino Hills man found deceased

Missing Chino Hills man found deceased Dear Michael armijo, DATE/TIME: November 28, 2018 INCIDENT: Missing Person / Death Investigation LOCATION: Venezia Court / Venezia Terrace Drive, Chino Hills VICTIM: Xuan Liu, 63-year-old male, resident of Chino Hills SUMMARY: On November 10, 2018, deputies from the Chino Hills Police Department responded to a report of a […]