• County Touts Success in Campaign to Prevent Illegal Fireworks

    A final tally of citations, calls for service and fires in Riverside County during the Fourth of July weekend indicates that the unified approach taken by public safety agencies to stop illegal fireworks, combined with a public education campaign,  netted positive results, officials said Wednesday. According to the county Executive Office, the most impressive statistic was […]

  • Blaze Erupts in Mulch Pile South of Mecca

    A fire erupted in a pile of mulch just south of Mecca Monday, scorching less than a quarter acre before it was stopped. The non-injury blaze was reported about 10:15 a.m. in the area of Pierce Street and 72nd Avenue, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. The agency said several engine crews were sent […]

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