Verizon upgrades wireless network along Highway 74 and 243

IDYLLWILD – Verizon has upgraded its 3G wireless network along Highway 74 and Highway 243 in Idyllwild, improving high-speed wireless data and voice connections, the company announced today. Hundreds of upgrades since December 2009 have increased the company’s 3G data and voice capacity by nearly 30 percent in Southern California, according to the company. The […]

Two microquakes reported near Anza

ANZA – Two microquakes rattled the southern Riverside County crossroads of Anza, according to automated seismographs and computers operated by the U.S. Geological Survey. A 1.5-magnitude quake occurred at 6:40 a.m roughly 12 miles northwest of Anza, followed by a 1.8-magnitude quake at 9:51 a.m. roughly 5 miles northeast of Anza. The two small quakes […]

San Jacinto man previously convicted of possessing child porn arrested again

SAN JACINTO – A San Jacinto man previously convicted of possessing child pornography was behind bars today on suspicion of the same offense after deputies called to his home saw alleged explicit pictures of minors, according to the sheriff’s department. James O’Neill, 53, was arrested and charged with possession of child pornography, violating the conditions […]

San Jacinto attic fire breaks out Sunday

SAN JACINTO – The cause of a house fire in San Jacinto was under investigation today, a fire official said. The fire broke out shortly before 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the attic of a two- story home in the 700 block of Sweet Clover Court, said Cheri Patterson of the Riverside County Fire Department. Firefighters […]

41-year-old man killed from injuries suffered from fight in Anza

ANZA – A 41-year-old man was killed from injuries he suffered from a fight in Anza, a sheriff’s sergeant said today. The altercation was reported at 11:57 a.m. Thursday at a home in the 59000 block of Reynolds Way, Sgt. Michael Lujan of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said. Arriving deputies found the victim dead […]

41-year-old man killed from injuries suffered from fight in Anza

ANZA – A 41-year-old man was killed from injuries he suffered from a fight in Anza, a sheriff’s sergeant said today. The altercation was reported at 11:57 a.m. Thursday at a home in the 59000 block of Reynolds Way, Sgt. Michael Lujan of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said. Arriving deputies found the victim dead […]

Nov. 6 – M-COR Presentation “Transition Town – Guiding Communities Toward a Positive Future” and Pampered Chefs Food Show

Nov. 6 – 6:30 pm M-COR Presentation – “Transition Town – Guiding Communities Toward a Positive Future” will be the focus of a presentation by Mountain Communities of Resilience with guest founding members of Transition Laguna Beach – Anza Community Hall, 6:30 pm. Nov. 6 – 2-5pm Pampered Chefs food show and cookie decorating with […]

Thieves slog it out at Hemet Golf Club las Tuesday

Thieves slog it out at Hemet Golf Club las Tuesday

“I played as much golf as I could in North Dakota, but summer up there is pretty short. It usually falls on Tuesday.” – Mike Morley So what’s a little drizzle compared to the long, cold winters that drive golfers in other parts of the country indoors for months at a time? On Oct. 21, the […]

Carl Long, Anza community icon, dies

Carl Long, Anza community icon, dies

Carl Long, an Anza icon who rubbed elbows with political figures as he produced a weekly community newspaper for nearly 25 years, died last week at age 77. Long, who suffered a range of medical problems, sold the Anza Valley Outlook to its current owners about two years ago as his health began to decline. […]