Active TB found at Tahquitz High School

Officials urge testing for some students and staff ■ Public Service Announcement A student at Tahquitz High School in Hemet has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis. According to a news release, Riverside County health officials are working with school representatives to identify students and staff who might have been exposed to the illness. The student…

San Jacinto approves updated TUMF fees

Retail commercial fees decrease by 28 percent ■ By Kyle Selby / Reporter Tuesday night, San Jacinto’s City Council approved an updated Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee (TUMF) schedule, proposed by Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG), to produce city revenue through development activity. During the 2002-2003 fiscal year, the member jurisdiction of WRCOG – a…

It’s a tightly-knit group

Retired educators solve problems while they knit ■ By Matt McPherson / Columnist On any given Thursday at noon, you can find a group of seven lifelong friends who meet at Destination Coffee Bar & Bistro. This group of former educators gathers every week to dish about the many elaborate and beautiful knitting projects they…

COMMUNITY NEWS – August 17, 2017

■ By Melissa Diaz Hernandez / Editor DVAC plein air art show Join DVAC from August 11 through Oct. 7, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday thru Saturday, 123 N. Harvard Street, Hemet. Free admission. “Plein Air” refers to works that are created in an outdoor setting. To participate, contact the Diamond Valley Arts Council, 951-652-3822.…