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Temecula, CA
The City That Shines Through The Mist
Area Code: 951 - Zip Code: 92592

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Whether you are visiting Temecula wine country among the rolling hills and vineyards, spending the day in historic Old Town Temecula, or attending one of the many annual events, you will be sure to find a quality hotel close to your favorite venue. Check availabilty
Temecula Wine & Music Festival
Every April/May the Temecula Wine and Music Festival is held at the Vail Lake Resort in Temecula. Come see some of the greatest Jazz musicians of our time. Mark your calendar and get ready for a great time. Artists like Michael Paulo, Gregg Karukas, Patrice Rushen, and many more.. More...
Temecula was established in 1859. Temecula get its name from the Luiseno Indian Band word "Temecunga" from "teme" meaning "sun" and "nga" meaning "the place of the sun" The Luiseno indians lived in the area during the 1700's. Later the Spanish interpreted and spelled the word as "Temecula" . Its latest interpretation is "The City That Shines Through The Mist". Old Town
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Every April/May the Temecula Wine and Music Festival is held at the Vail Lake Resort in Temecula. Come see some of the greatest Jazz musicians of our time. Mark your calendar and get ready for a great time. Artists like Michael Paulo, Gregg Karukas, Patrice Rushen, and many more. - More


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US blanks Europe in emotional Ryder Cup start
USA's Patrick Reed (R) and Jordan Spieth react after winning against Team Europe Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson during the Morning Foursome matches at the 41st Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Course in Chaska, Minnesota, September 30, 2016The United States whitewashed Europe 4-0 in Friday's opening alternate shot foursomes session at the Ryder Cup, the first time in 41 years the Americans blanked their rivals to start the team golf showdown. Not since a 1975 squad captained by Arnold Palmer, who died last Sunday at age 87, had the Americans dominated an opening session as they did at Hazeltine, never trailing to win two matches and coming from behind in two more with impressive late fightbacks. It has been an emotional couple of weeks with Arnold's passing.

Texans confirm Watt out for season
27-year-old Texans defensive star J.J. Watt underwent surgery after consulting a specialist, having been placed on injured reserve a day earlierHouston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien confirmed Friday that injured defensive star J.J. Watt would miss the rest of the season after undergoing back surgery. Watt underwent surgery on Thursday after consulting a specialist, having been placed on injured reserve a day earlier. O'Brien said Friday he had not seen Watt since his surgery.

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C$ gains with solid GDP data, up 0.4 percent for week
A Canadian dollar coin, commonly known as the "Loonie", is pictured in this illustration picture taken in TorontoBy Alastair Sharp TORONTO (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar strengthened against its U.S. counterpart on Friday as its economy grew more than expected in July, but its muted gains over a week in which oil prices surged raised questions about the currency's ability to further appreciate. Canada's gross domestic product grew 0.5 percent in July, fueled by a rebound in oil and gas extraction after wildfires in Alberta earlier this year, Statistics Canada data showed. "All in all a solid report ... it should definitely push back against some of the recent pessimism we see in the market," said Andrew Kelvin, senior rates strategist at TD Securities.

Historic takeover of Puerto Rico's finances, agencies begins
FILE - In this July 29, 2015 file photo, a bronze statue of San Juan Bautista stands in front of Puerto Rico’s capitol flanked by U.S. and Puerto Rican flags, in San Juan. A federal control board on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, took over Puerto Rico's finances and several government agencies for the first time in the U.S. territory's history in a bid to haul the island out of an acute economic crisis. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File)SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A federal control board on Friday took over Puerto Rico's finances and several government agencies for the first time in the U.S. territory's history in a bid to haul the island out of an acute economic crisis.
   

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Welcome to Temecula - "The city that shines through the mist". One of Southern California's premier destinations. A city rich in history, natural beauty, rolling hills, picturesque vineyards and expansive views of the San Jacinto mountains make it a favorite destination for thousands of visitors.

In the 1700's The Shoshone indians made the Temecula Valley their home. They call it, "Exva Temeeku". Later the Spanish interpreted and spelled the word as "Temecula" and called the Indians living in the region as "Luiseos".

The first known European to discover the valley was Father Juan Norberto de Santiago, in October 1797, while seeking a site for a new mission. Temecula was one of the stops on the route of the Butterfield Stage and in 1859 became the location of the seventh post office in California. The first post office was in San Francisco.

In 1904, Walter Vail bought 87,500 acres (four Spanish land grants) and drove 1,000 head of cattle from Arizona. It was the last large cattle drive in the United States. It remained a working cattle ranch for the next 60 years. in 1882, when the Santa Fe Railway came through our valley, Old Town Temecula was born.

Many famous people "passed this way" including mountain men like Jedediah Smith, Indian scout Kit Carson and authors Helen Hunt Jackson and Erle Stanley Gardner that have had two Temecula schools name after them.

Temecula has approximately 100,000 residents. With neighboring Murrieta, on the northwest and the Pechanga Indian Reservation on the south, Temecula forms the southwestern anchor of the Inland Empire region. The city is almost equidistant to San Diego, Los Angeles, and Orange County. The I-15 corridor between Los Angeles County and San Diego was completed in the early 1980's and the subdivision land boom began.

Temecula was incorporated in December, 1989. Developers tried to change the name to Rancho California, but citizens voted to officially name the city "Temecula".



 
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