Independence Day to be celebrated at Anza Days

Independence Day to be celebrated at Anza Days

The Anza Days Parade is one the community’s most anticipated events of the year. Community members can be found coming out of the wordwork to join in the long-time traditional activities. The event will be held Saturday, July 2 in several locations around town. The Anza Days Parade will include a line-up of floats that […]

Anza Events Calendar

To submit a calendar item, email [email protected] June 23, 24, and 25 – 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Two-day giant rummage sale by Back Country Christian Fellowship, 55180 Highway 371, Anza. June 25 and 26 – 11 a.m. Annual Worldwide Field Day to observe HAM Radio in action in Idyllwild west side of Highway 243, next to […]

Mobile homes damaged in brush fire near Anza

ANZA – A brush fire that broke out just south of Anza this afternoon damaged seven mobile homes and caused three injuries before it was fully contained at 25 acres. The blaze was reported around 1 p.m. near the intersection of Wellman and Terwilliger roads, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. Three victims suffered […]

Hamilton High School class of 2011 graduates

Hamilton High School class of 2011 graduates

Hamilton High School students gathered in their gymnasium on June 1 to celebrate the end of a chapter. Anza’s class of 2011 will now go into the world to face a whole new set of real world challenges. Many will go off to college, others will get jobs, and some will choose to serve in […]

54-acre fire fully contained after repeated ground and air assaults

ANZA – A 54-acre brush fire near Anza-Borrego Desert State Park was fully contained tonight after repeated ground and air assaults, and a firefighter was hurt, the Riverside County Fire Department reported. The blaze at Tule Canyon Truck Trail and Terwilliger Road was reported at 3:26 p.m. Saturday, said department spokeswoman Melody Hendrickson, adding that […]

Gunman ends argument at party by shooting three people

HEMET – A gunman ended an argument at a party in Hemet today by shooting three people, deputies said. The shootings occurred at 1:03 a.m. in the 40000 block of East Stetson Avenue in Hemet, said Riverside County Sheriff’s Sgt. Stephen Mike. Deputies found three victims with gunshot wounds to their lower bodies. Two of […]

Bicyclist Shoots at Car During Road Rage Confrontation

HEMET – A bicyclist shot into a car occupied by a man, woman and child — none of whom were hit — during a confrontation in Hemet between the driver and a friend of the shooter, who slipped away in a waiting vehicle, authorities said today. The attack happened around 4 p.m. Thursday near the […]

Anza couple to raise money for Ronald McDonald camp

Anza couple to raise money for Ronald McDonald camp

Team We’re Not of this World led by Anza residents Cameron and Lois Henson will participate in the Ronald McDonald House Charities Southern California Walk for Kids 2011 held April 10 at Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga to raise money for the SoCal nonprofit organization’s mission to send children, who have cancer or are in […]

50-year-old hiker found dead along Hemet trail

HEMET – A 50-year-old man was found dead along a hiking trail in east Hemet today, according to the sheriff’s department. Dean Hockersmith was found about 12:30 a.m. on a trail near Ramona Bowl Road after deputies got a report of a missing person about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, authorities said. An autopsy will determine the […]