Community

  • Assistance League Reaches Out

    Assistance League’s Operation Community Outreach has donated five Acer 14” Chromebooks to the Murrieta location of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest County. Although the club has computers at the main Murrieta Clubhouse, due to building capacity issues, some of the kids have been moved to a modular unit at Shivela Middle School where […]

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  • TVCC’s ‘Women in Business Conference’

    The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the 12th Annual Women in Business Conference on Thursday, August 30, 2018 from 8:00am to 1:00pm in the stunning new Summit Ballroom at Pechanga Resort & Casino. The event title sponsors are Abbott and Temecula Valley Hospital. This conference is designed to inspire, motivate and equip business […]

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  • Economic Development Coalition Names New President

    Moving to Temecula in 1992, Mr. Hitzeman and his wife are longtime members of the local community, where he is President and co-founder of the law firm, Hitzeman & Evenson, APC. He has been practicing law in California since 1983 and in Temecula since 2004. Mr. Hitzeman is a graduate of Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington […]

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  • Menifee City Council Appoints New Mayor

    On Wednesday, July 18, the Menifee City Council appointed Bill Zimmerman as the Mayor at Large, filling the mayoral vacancy left by the late Mayor Neil Winter, who unexpectedly passed away in May. Zimmerman was appointed by a 3-1 vote by the Council during the City Council meeting. Zimmerman, who is a Menifee resident since 1989.

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  • The Boys & Girls Club of Southwest County Welcomes New CEO

    The Boys & Girls Club of Southwest County welcomed Shelly Anguiano Figueroa as their new CEO on Tuesday, July 3rd. The announcement comes as the organization sets higher goals to service more youth, ages 6-17, in Southwest Riverside County and prepares to embark on a growth phase to keep pace with the increased demands of […]

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  • NAFE Meeting in August to Feature Claudia Cooley as Guest Speaker

    Claudia is a Success and Lifestyle Enrichment Coach, Author and Speaker and is called “The Get It Done Coach”. Claudia is on a mission to inspire others to live their most empowered life. That is exactly why she founded Claudia Cooley Inc., a professional success and life enrichment coaching company. From the boardroom to the […]

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  • Murrieta Rotary Invites Nominations for ‘Hero’ Honors

    The Rotary Club of Murrieta is inviting nominations of “Heroes” who will be honored during the 2018 Murrieta Field of Honor, November 10th through 17th. What is a Hero? A hero is a person (or group) who in the face of danger or adversity or from a position of weakness displays courage or self-sacrifice for […]

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  • Temecula Sunrise Rotary Honors Johnny Roberts as ‘Rotarian of the Year’

    Photo: On left is 2017-2018 President Mark Sitar; on right is 2018 ‘Rotarian of the Year’ Johnny Roberts. The Rotary Club of Temecula Sunrise recently honored its Rotarian of the Year 2018, Johnny Roberts, with a plaque and a standing ovation. The award was presented to him by President Mark Sitar, who himself was sponsored […]

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  • Summertime and Sprinklers- EVMWD’s Irrigation tips

    With warm summer temperatures, it’s a great time to check that your irrigation system performing as efficiently as it should! It is important to routinely check sprinkler heads, pipes and drip systems for breaks and leaks to avoid water waste and ensure a healthy landscape. HERE’S HOW: Start by turning on the system to make […]

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  • TVCC Invites the Community to attend the 2018 Monte Carlo Extravaganza

    Join the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce for the 27th Annual Monte Carlo Extravaganza on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. This year’s theme is Rat Pack and the event will be held at the beautiful Wilson Creek Winery from 5:30pm – 8:30pm. This exciting night is sponsored by Pechanga Resort & Casino. It will feature Las […]

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  • Community Outreach Ministry Receives ‘Outstanding Community Service Award’

    Congratulations to Dr. Mona and Bob Davies of Community Outreach Ministry of Wildomar, CA. for being honored with the STATE OF CALIFORNIA SENATE CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION “Outstanding Community Service Award.” A photo of Senator Jeff Stone with the Davies was taken at his office in Murrieta, CA. on July 17th. As the Senator for the […]

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  • Thornton Winery Announces Tonya Wake as New GM

    Tonya Wake began her career at Thornton Winery in 1994 as a receptionist. She’s worn several hats in her tenure: she was office administrator working in several different departments, she helped out in accounting and “did any miscellaneous job they needed.” She was eventually put in charge of Thornton’s concert series, now in its 30th […]

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  • Allyson Trantum Announces the Opening of AJT Wealth Consultants

    Allyson prides herself on putting the client first and ensures that their needs and interests are the primary driver in their relationship. She works individually with each of her clients to create a strong, personalized financial plan with the goal of achieving a rising income during their retirement years, maximizing social security benefits, planning for […]

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  • Michelle’s Place Announces 2018 Scholarship Recipients

    Patricia Deroeux and Michelle’s Place Scholarships Promote Educational Achievement Michelle’s Place Breast Cancer Resource Center is pleased to announce two recipients of the Patricia Deroeux Scholarship and three recipients of the Michelle’s Place Scholarship, for a total of $7,000 given toward continuing education in 2018. Ashley McMullen, a college student at San Diego State University, […]

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  • Craig Davis is New President of Rotary Club of Temecula

    Craig Davis is the President of Davis Family Insurance Agency, Inc., a Farmers Agency in Temecula. Craig has been a Rotarian since January of 2013 and serves on several committees within the Club. He is a member of the Temecula Valley Chamber and Murrieta/Wildomar Chamber of Commerce. In addition, he serves as a Board Trustee […]

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  • Murrieta Rotary Club Chosen as Non-Profit of the Year

    Murrieta Rotary Club has been selected as a 2018 California Nonprofit of the Year by California Senator Jeff Stone (R 28th District).

    Co-founders of the Club’s iconic Field of Honor, Bob Bryant and Frank Donahoe, traveled to Sacramento to join with 100 other nonprofit leaders honored by their state senators and assembly members during a celebration luncheon as part of California Nonprofits Day June 6.

    “All of us in Murrieta Rotary are very proud of this recognition,” President Vickie Ashmore said. “We all work hard to bring the Field of Honor to Murrieta and have appreciated the support of the City of Murrieta as well as our sponsors and volunteers.”

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  • Rotary Club of Temecula Announce New Location for Weekly Meetings

    Weekly meetings will be held 12:00 pm on Wednesday’s at 8Bit Brewing Co. as of May 30th. Claim Jumper has been home to the Rotary Club of Temecula for years and has been a great supporter of Rotary and the community. Claim Jumper closed its doors May 24th and The Rotary Club of Temecula searched […]

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  • Temecula Valley Visitors Spent $724 Million in 2017

    “In 2017, the Temecula Valley leisure, hospitality, lodging, and travel industry welcomed more than 2.6 million visitors who spent a record-breaking $724 million, representing a 2.5 percent and $17 million increase over 2016,” explained Cherise Manning, Visit Temecula Valley Executive Board Chairman and co-owner of A Grape Escape Balloon Adventure. “Meanwhile, salaried and self-employed individuals, […]

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  • Temecula Valley Chamber Receives 2018 CalChamber President’s Circle Award

    On May 23rd, the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce (TVCC) was proudly presented with the 2018 President’s Circle Award from the California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber). This award acknowledges chambers for excellence in business advocacy and assisting their members comply with California employment laws. “A strong advocacy coalition is critical for our region and we […]

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  • Temecula Subaru “Shares the Love” with Assistance League

    During the campaign, which ran from November thru December of 2017, John Hine Temecula Subaru raised over $22,000 for their local chosen charity, Assistance League of Temecula Valley. “This is the 5th year John Hine Temecula Subaru has had the opportunity to take part in this wonderful Subaru Campaign” said Bill Brumbaugh, Vice President and […]

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  • Murrieta/Wildomar Chamber Receives 2018 CalChamber President’s Circle Award

    The Murrieta/Wildomar Chamber of Commerce is one of 28 local chambers of commerce to receive the 2018 President’s Circle Award from the California Chamber of Commerce. The award, first presented in 2009, recognizes chambers for excellence in business advocacy and helping their members comply with California employment laws. Representatives of the President’s Circle chambers were […]

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  • Murrieta Rotary Announces New President and Rotary Officers

    A native of Arizona, she has spent most of her life in California with a few years spent in the South. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations, a Bachelor of Arts in Advertising Design, and studied her master’s degree in business at the University of Tennessee. She is a board member for […]

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  • Caring for Our Nation’s Heroes

    There are just under 2 million World War II veterans remaining in the U.S., and they are aging quickly. Many members of the “Greatest Generation” who are dealing with the challenges of advancing age need care and assistance with activities of daily living. Home care can be an ideal solution to help veterans receive exceptional […]

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  • Michelle’s Place Awarded $55,000 Grant from Harrah’s Resort Southern California

    Fourth annual “All-in 4 Change” event raises funds for local charities and organizations. Temecula, Calif. (June 18, 2018) – Last week, Harrah’s Resort Southern California hosted its fourth annual “All-in 4 Change” awards luncheon, awarding $150,000 in grants to some of Southern California’s most deserving non-profit organizations. Michelle’s Place was awarded the 1st place grant […]

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