Community Events – Inland Empire

EASTVALE JCSD WINTER WONDERLAND DECEMBER 2, 3:00 – 9:00 P.M. Where: Eastvale Community Center located at 13820 Schleisman Road, Eastvale. Sneak Peek: Friday, December 1, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Tree Lighting Ceremony Saturday December 2, 6:30 pm The first ten shoppers at the Friday sneak preview will win a T. Marie Boutique swag bag. […]

Goblins and Ghouls Beware

Norco Sheriff’s Office It’s that time of year again when the ghosts, ghouls, and superheroes come out and enjoy the Halloween spirit! Our primary concern on Halloween, and any other time, is the safety of children. Across Norco, children are preparing to dress up as their favorite characters and walk neighborhoods looking to score a […]

Youth Basketball League-Register Now!

City of Norco Is your child a basketball hopeful? Register her or him for the 2017-2018 Youth Basketball Season.  Register now!. Pee Wee League (Co-ed):  Boys/Girls born 2012 & 2013 Instructional League (co-ed): Boys/Girls born 2010 & 2011 Registration deadline for Pee Wee and Instructional has passed.  For Ages 8-13 for “C”,”B”, “A” Divisions. Boys and […]

Event Challenges Horse Trainers

By Ted Harbin  NORCO– For centuries, training horses has been a major part of ranch work worldwide. The key, all horsemen say, comes in the early stages of a colt’s development. Such is the foundation for Colt Starting Challenge USA, an association of two-day competitions that feature trainers utilizing Natural Horsemanship methods with young horses. […]

Crime Re-cap for December

Staff Reports The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, including Eastvale Police and Corona Police, has done a great job combating crime in the area. Read a recap below to see what happened in the month of December. Norco- On Thursday, December 22, 2016, at 5:45 A.M., deputies from the Norco Sheriff’s Office responded to the 3300 […]

First annual SilverLakes College Showcase event

By  Lelani Kroeker of SilverLakes   NORCO– Several thousand young female soccer players descended on SilverLakes, the newly minted 130-acre soccer facility in Norco, California, for the three day SilverLakes’ College Soccer Showcase, November 25-27, 2016. The young athletes participating in this signature event hoped to seize the rare opportunity to have their athletic prowess […]

CNUSD held 9/11 Remembrance Assemblies

By CNUSD The National Day of Service and Remembrance, also dubbed Patriot Day, is held on September 11th in remembrance of the 2001 9/11 attacks.  Throughout CNUSD schools held assemblies and presentations in honor of the 2,977 people who lost their lives, and the service men and women who sacrificed their lives to help others implemented […]

Chair Volleyball Scheduled at Rose M. Eldridge Senior Center

Staff Reports   Norco– The Rose M. Eldridge Senior Center will host Chair Volleyball, on Wednesdays, beginning June 1, 2016, Noon to 1:45pm. Chair Volleyball is played with a beach ball and is great for all ages, but practically perfect for seniors! FREE for ages 50 and better!   Using badminton net, and a beach […]

Competitive Coverage To Meet Your Family’s Needs

Staff Reports   Norco – At the Melanie Smith-Rice State Farm Office, 24-hour good neighbor service is at the forefront.  Smith-Rice is confident that she can meet your needs for all insurance and financial services, and promises to wow you with expert professional service. A State Farm Agent since 1985 and a Corona resident since […]

Norco College Turns 25!

Photo courtesy: Norco College

Staff Reports NORCO– Norco College celebrated its 25th Silver Anniversary last month with a group photo, a time-capsule opening and a western-style jamboree. Norco College, a branch of Riverside City College, first opened in 1991. Riverside Community College leaders first began to dream about a branch campus in the area in the early 1970s. On […]

Garretson Elementary Girl Heading to Scripps

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Courtesy of CNUSD CORONA– Two-time CNUSD Spelling Bee Champion Aisha Randhawa finally achieved what she has dreamed about since the third grade: She is going to Washington D.C. to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Aisha was the last speller standing in the 39th Annual Riverside County Spelling Bee at the Moreno Valley Conference […]

Norco: Special Ed Art Exhibit Draws a Crowd

Courtesy of CNUSD NORCO– The CNUSD Special Education Community Advisory Committee hosted their 11th annual art show at the District Office. This year’s theme was “My Imagination” and students created a variety of projects, including paintings, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, and transfer art. The event drew parents, students and teachers and packed the room as they […]

Corona-Norco Unified School District K-12 Teacher Job Fair

By Nicole Leiva On Saturday, Jan. 30, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Corona-Norco Unified School District held a job fair to recruit teachers for kindergarten through high school. When the district announced the event, they advised teachers to visit to complete an application before attending the fair.  Those who completed their applications […]

Free Tax Preparation for Community Members

Courtesy of City of Norco   NORCO–  AARP volunteers are ready to assist you with tax preparation beginning February 2, 2016 through April 12, 2016 (on Tuesdays only), at the Rose M. Eldridge Senior Center.  Appointments are available from 9:00a.m. to 1:30p.m, Each appointment is about 45 minutes in length.  AARP has provided a checklist […]

Inland Empire December Events

  Jurupa Valley Winter Carnival When: Saturday, Dec. 12 from 8:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Where: Jurupa Community Center, 4810 Pedley Road Jurupa Valley, California 92509 Details: Santa, breakfast, crafts and more. Contact: (951) 361-2090.   Chino Youth Christmas Parade and Fair When: Saturday, Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Parade starts at […]

CNUSD School Resource Officers Honored

Courtesy of CNUSD Corona/Norco – The School Safety Advocacy Council recently awarded the Corona-Norco Unified School District (CNUSD) with the 2015 Exemplary School Safety Initiative Award for its Project Safety Net Program. CNUSD was the only district in California to receive this award, and one of eight in the entire nation. The Project Safety Net […]

Corona Norco Unified Puente Program

Selected by White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics   Courtesy City of Eastvale Norco – The White House on Educational Excellence for Hispanics has identified CNUSD’s Puente Program as a model program to be featured in their national online catalog. The national online catalog includes over 230 programs that invest in key education priorities for Hispanics. The […]

Norco High – A Model Of Innovation

Staff Reports Norco – Future Farmers of America selected Norco High as a finalist for the National Chapter Award Program Model of Innovation in the area of Student Development. Norco High joins an exclusive list of just ten schools nationwide to be nominated for this distinction. Student development in Norco High’s Agricultural Program focuses on […]

CNUSD Receives National School Safety Honor

Staff Reports Corona/Norco – The Corona-Norco Unified School District’s Project Safety Net Program has been selected to receive the 2015 Exemplary School Safety Initiative Award by the School Safety Advocacy Council, a recognized leader in school safety based services and training. CNUSD was honored at the National School Safety Conference on July 27, in Las […]