Photo courtesy of Soboba Band of Luiseño IndiansA street-light post banner in downtown San Jacinto helps promote San Jacinto Heritage Month. ■ Mike Hiles / Contributed Discussing the importance of instilling pride of heritage with newer families in the community, San Jacinto Unified School District Board President John Norman and Donald Marabella, organizer of the nonprofit Performing Arts Guild Alliance, had the idea to hold a heritage festival. “Norman asked SJUSD staff to consider some heritage-themed instruction activities and that led to increasing the emphasis beyond the school walls into a community-invited experience,” said Dawn Lawrence, the school district’s communications and emergency preparedness coordinator. The inaugural San Jacinto Heritage Festival will

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