Rich in history and traditions Temecula was established in 1859. Old Town is a a great way to spend the day shopping, or visiting many of the hundreds of antiques shops. Enjoy some great food at the historic restaurant like "The Bank", or catch one of the many events like the Temecula Gunfighters, or Rod Run. More...
Schools No Longer Punishing Athletes Harshly for Marijuana At least one-third of the Power Five conference schools are not punishing athletes as harshly as they were 10 years ago for testing positive for marijuana and other so-called recreational drugs, according to an investigation by The Associated Press.
Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic Games Just days ahead of the Olympic Games the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with dangerous viruses and bacteria, according to a 16-month-long study commissioned by The Associated Press. The APâs survey of the aquatic Olympic and Paralympic venues has revealed consistent and dangerously high levels of viruses from the pollution, a major black eye on Rioâs Olympic project that has set off alarm bells among sailors, rowers and open-water swimmers.
Why I Like It When My 8-year-old Loses at Sports âIn business, you either close a deal or you donât â and if you donât, you canât just say, âWell, everybody tried hard, right?ââ Jen Welter, a sports psychologist and the first female coach in the NFL, tells Yahoo Parenting.
As NFL Player Daniel Fells Contracts MRSA, a Look at How Serious Staph Infections Work Daniel Fells in January 2015.Â âThis is a serious situation that has been taken seriously from the beginning,â Giants spokesman Pat Hanlon told NFL.com. âWeâre all fighting for Daniel.â But what is MRSA, exactly? âI canât count how many MRSA infections I see. While MRSA infections have leveled off in the last few years following a rapid increase from the 1960s to mid-2000s, they have the potential to turn deadly â and do.
Muslim Teen Defies Tradition to Become First Hijab-Wearing Ballerina With a dream of becoming the first hijab-wearing Muslim ballerina, 14-year-old Stephanie Kurlow recently launched a fundraising page in the hopes of pulling together more than $7,000 so that she can get her certification to open a performing arts program in her native Sydney because she said, âI donât want certain people who are discriminatory to hold anyone back from achieving their dreams and being unique.âÂ
Study Finds Benefit of Cheerleading Could cheerleading be the most progressive sport in terms of gender roles? New research from the University of East Anglia indicates that the traditionally female-centered activity can help participants of both sexes challenge stereotypes about girls in sports. The study, which was published in the journal Sport in Society: Cultures, Commerce, Media, Politics, tracked the growing popularity of cheerleading in the U.K. and focused on the members of four cheerleading teams. âThe participants in our study talked about flipping gender norms in cheerleading,â Dr. Amy Pressland, a co-author of the study, tells Yahoo Parenting.
Tom Brady on Coca-Cola and Frosted Flakes: 'That's Poison' Tom Brady and wife Gisele Bundchen. (Photo: Instagram.com/gisele) A run-of-the-mill post-game radio interview with Tom Brady ended up being a lot more than that, when the Patriots quarterback took a swing at the processed foodÂ industry â calling out Coca-Cola and Frosted Flakes, specifically.Â Bradyâs been known to stick to an extremely healthy diet âÂ avocadoÂ âice cream,â anyone? â but this interviewÂ revealed the passion behind his healthy habits.
Millions Will Watch the Super Bowl â But Is the Football Generation Ending? One NFL player after another â from former Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, 69, who died in July 2015, to 27-year-old Giants safety Tyler Sash, who died two months after Stabler â has been diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease caused by repeated trauma. The New York Times reports that well over 100 football players, including several Pro Football Hall of Famers, have CTE so far.
World's Longest Bicycle Spans 117-FeetâHalf a City Block! Clear the streets!Â Dutch cycling group Mijl Van Mares Werkploeg just broke the 2016 world record for longest bicycle.Â At a whopping 117 feet long, the bike stretches half a city block and spans farther than the wordâs longest limo, at 100 feet long. Per Guinness World Recordâs requirements, it has just two wheels and is actually operable. The bike stretches half a city block.Â (Photo: Guinness World Records) In the video, Mara Montalbano shows us how it rides.
What We Can Learn About Sibling Rivalry From Serena and Venus Williams Serena and Venus Williams share a hug after Serenaâs victory over her big sister on Tuesday night. (Photo: Corbis Images) After Serena Williams beat her sister Venus on Tuesday night in a competitive three-set U.S. Open quarterfinals match, the two met at the net and embraced. Venus, the older Williams sibling, whispered to her sister: âIâm so happy for you.â