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 […]

Public Park Ends Up With Admission Fee, Sit-Down Restaurant And Bar

Staff Reports Norco – The Riverside County Grand Jury is allegedly indicating Norco turned the 122-acre SilverLakes property that was intended for “public park, recreational and open space purposes” into a money-making venture that charges admission and features a full-service restaurant and bar. The grand jury is calling on the district attorney to probe Norco […]

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 […]

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 […]

Terrorist Threats Investigation and Arrest

Staff Reports Inland Empire – On Monday, February 19, about 9:39 a.m., the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, Norco Office, received information about a series of threats made on social media. An investigation was immediately initiated regarding a suspect posting comments on his Facebook page he intended on shooting people at a local college campus. The […]

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 […]

New Veterans Center at Norco College

By Anthony Saude  Norco – Norco College unveiled the future home of the Veterans Resource Center immediately following the Assembly Select Committee hearing on October 25. The Veterans Resource Center will include special programs that will involve the student veterans, college leadership, and elected officials. Assemblywoman Sabrina Cervantes of the 60th District was instrumental in the effort […]

Sheriff Sniff Speaks in Norco

By Marissa Mitchell Norco– Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff joined the City of Norco’s City Council meeting this past Wednesday, October 18. He traveled there at the invitation of city council to speak at the beginning of the citywide meeting. Sheriff Sniff opened his visit by first sharing a brief history of the Riverside Sheriff’s […]

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 […]

Adding A Family Member To Your Home

By Jennifer Williams, 2nd Chances Rescue Norco So you’re thinking about adding a new family member to your home? One with four legs and fur?? Let’s talk about the things that you should be considering: How much free time do I have to spend with my new friend? Do I care if my favorite pair […]

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 1971, […]

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 […]

More Students Qualify For Diplomas

Courtesy of Corona Norco Unified   Corona/Norco– On October 7, 2015, Governor Brown signed Senate Bill 172, suspending the administration of the California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) as a condition of receiving a diploma of graduation or a condition of graduation from high school. The bill provides for the granting of a diploma 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 […]

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 EdJoin.org 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 […]