A Veteran’s Day story: How a teenager’s act of kindness saved a young girl’s day

Children whose parents are in the military often have to deal with their parent’s absence while they are away on military duty serving our country. That often leaves children of military parents attending school functions such as plays, recitals, sporting events, and performances knowing their parent will not be in the audience or in attendance to support them. One such […]

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HEMET: 3-year-old found wandering neighborhood reunited with her family

HEMET – A young girl, who was found wandering with a small dog in a gated Hemet neighborhood, started a community-wide effort to identify her via social media Tuesday, Oct. 11. The little girl who identified herself as three-year-old Elizabeth was found lost and afraid in the Laurel Park gated community in Hemet. The community is bordered by W. Whittier and […]

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RAOK: Homeless soldier’s sign offering his resume has community talking

FONTANA – Heather Nelson recently had an experience with a uniformed soldier she felt she needed to share on Facebook. Nelson explained that she made the post public so it could be shared as much as possible. By the end of the first day, Nelson’s post had been shared 3,424 times. Nelson wrote that on Thursday, Sept. 9 she was on her way […]

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RAOK: Kindness. Love. Compassion. There is no age limit.

Kindness. Love. Compassion. There is no age limit.   On August 31, proud father Eddie Scott shared on Facebook a short video that showed the simple, but amazingly kind actions of his daughter Ella. Ella was enjoying a meal with her father when she noticed a homeless man sitting outside the restaurant where the pair were eating. The man appeared dirty and disheveled […]

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Yet another officer caught on camera – RAOK

HEMET – Sometimes it is easy to focus on all the bad things the news often shares about law enforcement officers. Many people forget or simply choose not to notice or acknowledge all the good things our local law enforcement professionals do to serve our community and assist our citizens. One recent small – but very touching – act by […]

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Deputy’s single “random act of kindness” touches cancer patient and many others

Desiree Correa recently made a new friend and has a new hero, after a chance encounter and completely random act of kindness renewed her spirit and left her thankful for the small and simple act that has touched her and so many others in such a big way. The Upland resident explained she was recently diagnosed with cervical cancer and […]

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2 Hemet Police officers caught in the act, again – RAOK

HEMET – Two Hemet Police officers were recently caught on camera by citizens, who witnessed them helping two women during a recent downpour in Hemet. Police officials did not become aware of the two separate and unrelated incidents, until they received photographs showing the officers coming to the rescue of the two. One had suffered a mechanical failure of her […]

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