Area Crime Recap: May 2019

Staff Reports Riverside County – Several crimes have occurred in Eastvale and Norco, but our Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is committed to keeping our community safe.  Below is a recap of crimes and suspects apprehended in the month of May.  INCIDENT: School Threats Investigation WHEN: May 30, 2019 WHERE: Norco High School, 2065 Temescal Avenue, […]

Congratulations to the ERHS Class of 2019!

Photos Courtesy: Eleanor Roosevelt High School

Facebook Groups Galore

Staff Reports Eastvale – Did you know Eastvale has a variety of Facebook Groups that you can be a part of?  Check out the list below to see if any groups interest you or your family.  However, remember to read each group’s guidelines before joining the group! Eastvale Babysitters Club: a closed group of 744 […]

The City of Eastvale to Hold 8th Annual State of the City

Staff Reports The City of Eastvale is excited to announce the 8th Annual Eastvale State of the City Address hosted by the Eastvale Chamber of Commerce! Join them as they share the current state of Eastvale, celebrate accomplishments, and share their goals for the future. They will be kicking off a two-day celebration, including a […]

Judge Says County Failed to Protect Corona Boy

Staff Reports Corona- During a hearing on May 1, a Superior Court Judge made a statement that the Riverside County Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) failed to protect missing 8-year-old Noah McIntosh from further harm, even though reports indicate that they knew he was being abused in his Corona home. The hearing was called […]

Chino Hay Fire

Staff Reports Chino – Firefighters from the Chino Valley Fire District (CVFD) responded to a second-alarm hay fire on Tuesday, May 7 at around 8:04 p.m.  The fire was located in the 8300 block of Pine Ave at a Chino dairy farm.  “Firefighters kept the fire from reaching several heads of cattle and nearby residential […]

Fatal Plane Crash in Norco

Staff Reports Norco – On April 22, a small plane crashed into a Norco prison, killing the plane’s pilot.  The pilot was identified as Dave Vopat, 51, of Chino.  Vopat was flying a rare and historic Northrop N-9M Flying Wing that was registered to the Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino.  The plane was […]

Here We Grow Again: Sprouts is Coming to Eastvale

Staff Reports Eastvale – The City of Eastvale officially announced that Sprouts Farmers Market will be coming to Eastvale!  The grocery store is expected to open in summer 2020, according to the City.  The new Sprouts will be located at the future Merge Retail Center on the northeast corner of Archibald Avenue and Limonite Avenue.  […]

Mt. SAC Employee Contract Not Resolved

Staff Reports Walnut– Mt. Sac faculty and administrators have been negotiating for over a year now over a divisive issue: a proposed change to their health insurance plan. What’s proposed is a move for Mt. Sac Faculty Association members form the State Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) to Self-Insured Schools of California. The concern for […]

CNUSD Students Win Awards

Staff Reports Corona – Congratulations to all the CNUSD students who won various awards in April.  Students from different schools in the Corona-Norco Unified School District were honored at several recent events.  Five Centennial High School (CeHS) students placed 2nd and 3rd at the 2019 Inaugural Riverside County Programming Competition.  This competition introduced students to […]

Eastvale Community Helps Locate Missing Boy

Staff Reports Eastvale – On March 25, the Eastvale community came together to search for a missing boy.  When 12-year-old Javier was reported missing by his family, the Eastvale Police Department and the City of Eastvale asked the community for help in locating Javier.  The City of Eastvale posted the missing child’s picture on their […]

Eastvale City Council Considers Creating Eastvale Police Dept.

Staff Reports Eastvale – The City of Eastvale has been recently discussing the possibility of creating Eastvale’s own Police Department, due to the rising expense of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department (RSO) contract.  The City stated that creating an Eastvale Police Department could save millions per year, improve response times, and increase the number of […]

Tint Your Windows at Mr. Tint

Staff Reports Norco- Car window tinting is one of the best ways to improve the look and comfort of your vehicle. You can protect the interior of the vehicle from sun damage by tinting the windows. Sunlight and heat can cause your interior, like seats and the dashboard, to fade, crack and deteriorate. Window tinting […]

WVUSD Science Olympiad Teams Bring Home Top Awards

All middle, high schools advance to state finals By Kelli Gile Walnut—After months of preparation, Walnut Valley USD Science Olympiad teams came away with an impressive cache of gilded medals during the Los Angeles regional competition. All three middle schools and both high schools will now advance to the Southern California State Finals at Caltech […]

VantagePoint Church to Host Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Staff Reports Eastvale– For the eleventh consecutive year, a popular springtime event will be returning to Eastvale. On Saturday, April 13 2019, VantagePoint Church will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Roosevelt High School Football Stadium.  The celebration will take place between 9 a.m. and 12 Noon. Easter egg hunts for children of […]

A Skunk in the Church

By Pastor Mark Hopper Diamond Bar- California was a cattle ranch for many years.  It has an interesting history dating back to Mexican land grants and a variety of owners.  Our church is built on the site where the original ranch house stood.  In the 1960’s, Transamerica Corporation bought the ranch and developed it into […]

City of Diamond Bar’s Annual Poster Contest to Celebrate Arbor Day

By City of Diamond Bar The City of Diamond Bar invites all students to celebrate Arbor Day 2019 by participating in their annual art contest.  Local artist may use any art medium of their choice to create a poster depicting the theme “Trees are Terrific: for our Health and Happiness.”  Judges will select a first-place […]

Competitive Coverage to Meet Your Family’s Needs

Melanie Smith-Rice of State Farm Insurance in Norco.

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 1971, Smith-Rice […]

Golf with Your Local Sheriffs in Chino Hills

By Walnut-Diamond Bar Sheriff’s Booster Club Chino Hills- The Walnut-Diamond Bar Sheriff’s Booster Club will host a golf tournament in Memory of Deputy Steven Belanger on Monday, April 1, 2019. If you would like to contribute and/or cannot attend and would like to donate, the Booster Club is looking for 150 promotional items for their […]

Here We Grow Again: Eastvale Celebrates Community Safety Achievements

By City of Eastvale Eastvale– Safety continues to be a top focus for the City of Eastvale and we are prioritizing community safety in an effort to maintain a safe environment for our community to live, work, play, and shop. We are working hard to enhance the safety in our community through collaborative endeavors that […]