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December 2018

12/18/18 Christmas Arrived Early on Santa's Christmas Trolley
12/14/18 Perris City Clerk and Councilmembers Sworn In on December 11
12/13/18 Perris Bids Farewell to Councilwoman Tonya Burke
12/11/18 Perris Celebrates the Holiday Season With its 30th Annual Christmas Parade
12/07/18 Several City of Perris Employees to Retire at the End of the Year

November 2018

11/26/18 The City of Perris Plans to Build its Very First Dog Park
11/20/18 Perris Residents Tackle Terri Peak at Lake Perris on November 17
11/15/18 Final "Take a Hike" Event This Weekend at the Lake Perris State Recreation Area
11/13/18 Veterans Day Parade Commemorates 100th Anniversary of the End of WWI
11/07/18 Perris Working Scholars Initiative Draws Huge Crowd
11/07/18 Chaplain Quinn Hawley Named Grand Marshal of 2018 Veteran's Day Parade
11/02/18 Perris Honors Val Verde High School's Teen Vision Program
11/02/18 Perris Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Perris Valley Trail
11/02/18 Judy Haughney Named Perris Employee of the Quarter

October 2018

10/31/18 Raul Ruiz Has Withdrawn From the November 6, 2018 Election for Perris City Council
10/29/18 Perris Celebrates at the Annual Harvest Festival
10/29/18 Perris Residents Tackle Three Mile Hike in Kabian Park
10/24/18 Perris Lake High School Students Get VIP Tour of City Hall
10/15/18 Annual City of Perris Halloween Harvest Festival
10/11/18 Perris Announces Park Naming Contest Winner Jada Smith
10/10/18 Opening Day Launch Party of Motlagh Fitness Court
10/04/18 "Next with Karina" Live-stream Promotes Perris Venues
10/04/18 Perris Honors Retiring Riverside County Supervisor
10/01/18 Perris Unveils New Program to Allow 125 Residents to Earn a Bachelor's Degree

September 2018

09/27/18 Perris Residents Share LA Galaxy Excitement at Stub Hub Center
09/26/18 Perris Working Scholars Check Presented During Council Meeting
09/26/18 Annual TODEC Multi-Cultural Festival Draws Large Crowd
09/20/18 End of Summer Splash Draws 500 Residents to Mercado Park
09/20/18 Autumn "Take a Hike" Series Begins at Lake Perris
09/17/18 New Program May Allow Some Perris Residents to Obtain a Bachelors Degree
09/12/18 Lt. Mike Portillo Named New Perris Assistant Police Chief
09/11/18 North County Health Services Named Non-Profit of the Year
09/10/18 Rachel Pinedo Named Perris Citizen of the Year
09/05/18 Perris Partners With PUHSD and the ICC to Offer Construction Courses
09/05/18 New Homes and Businesses Coming to Perris

August 2018

08/30/18 New Community Garden Opens at Seventh Day Adventist Church
08/29/18 Junior Master Gardeners Receive Certificates of Recognition
08/29/18 The City of Perris, MSJC, and the ICC Ink Education Partnership
08/29/18 City Planner Diane Sbardellati Retires after 19 Years of Service
08/24/18 The City of Perris to Partner with Mt. San Jacinto College
08/24/18 Perris Breaks Ground on Perris Plaza Expansion Project
08/24/18 Perris to Add More Commercial and Retail Options for Perris Residents
08/22/18 Coming This Fall: Chilling in Perris
08/22/18 The City of Perris Celebrates With the End of Summer Splash
08/16/18 Third Annual Night of Prayer Draws Large Crowd
08/15/18 Perris Breaks Ground on Perris Commons Shopping Center
08/10/18 Perris Police Department Holds 2018 National Night Out
08/07/18 Perris High Teacher Velma Borrows Receives Golden Bell Award
08/02/18 Former Fellows Honored for Services to the City
08/02/18 The City of Perris Has Launched a New YouTube Channel
08/02/18 Arvie Dagatan Named City of Perris Employee of the Quarter

June 2018

06/29/18 Dr. Grace Williams Named Veteran of the Year for the 61st Assembly District
06/29/18 Three Val Verde Graduates Receive $1,000 Scholarships
06/21/18 Perris Welcomes New YAC Members
06/19/18 Perris Police Department Looking for Volunteers
06/14/18 In-N-Out Campaign Winners Honored at City Council Meeting
06/13/18 Don't Miss the Annual July 4 Salute-to-America Sky Concert
06/13/18 Pioneer Family Honored at Annual Potato Festival
06/07/18 2018 Summer Aquatics Program Begins June 11 at Perris High School
06/05/18 Five High School Seniors Honored at Student of the Year Awards
06/04/18 Rev. Mark C. Ely Presented with a Certificate of Recognition
06/04/18 Three Graduating Seniors Honored with $1,000 Scholarships

May 2018

05/29/18 Perris Veterans Remembered on Memorial Day
05/25/18 Senior Prom Draws More Than 300 Seniors for a Fun Filled Evening
05/25/18 Job Shadow Day Participant Hired at Lake Perris as Seasonal Park Aide
05/23/18 Perris Memorial Day Remembrance Monday, May 28
05/21/18 Rods and Rails Comes to the City of Perris June 9th
05/17/18 Public Service Day Draws Enthusiastic Residents to City Hall Campus
05/14/18 The Perris Police Explorers are Looking for New Recruits
05/08/18 Perris Offers Interns a Chance to Learn Valuable Real World Skills
05/08/18 Pastor Noland Turnage Named 2018 Perris Citizen of the Year
05/04/18 Newly Reopened Trails at Lake Perris Draw More Than 80 Cyclists
05/03/18 Perris Valley Historical Museum Acquires Victorian-era Hook House
05/03/18 Almost 1,000 Take Part in the Annual 5K/Fun Run
05/03/18 Proclamation Issued in Support of Municipal Clerks Week
05/03/18 The 6th Annual Health Fair was a Huge Success!
05/02/18 Linda Guthery Named Perris Employee of the Quarter
05/02/18 Proclamation Issued in Support of Mental Health Awareness Month
05/02/18 Senior Prom to be Held on May 19th at the Bob Glass Gym
05/02/18 Proclamation Issued in Support of Lupus Awareness Month

April 2018

04/30/18 Perris Receives $100,000 Grant for New Community Gardens
04/19/18 $100,000 Grant to be Awarded During 6th Annual Health Fair
04/19/18 Perris Wraps Up "Take A Hike" Series with Terri Peak Climb
04/18/18 CDBG Public Hearing Notice Cancellation
04/18/18 Perris Boulevard Widening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to be Held April 26th
04/13/18 The 6th Annual Health Fair is Just Around the Corner!
04/13/18 Miss Perris Valley and Miss Teen Perris Valley Honored at City Council Meeting
04/12/18 Perris Honors Dedicated Volunteers at Awards Ceremony on April 5th
04/12/18 Perris to Host First "Public Service Day" on Friday, May 11th
04/11/18 Hike & Bike Events Come to Lake Perris in April
04/11/18 Teenage Rowers to Take Over Lake Perris Sunday, April 15th
04/10/18 City Residents Participate in Annual Spring Egg Hunt
04/02/18 Perris Celebrates DMV/Donate Life California Month
04/02/18 The City of Perris Participated in Career Day at Lakeside Middle School

March 2018

03/29/18 The City of Perris and the YAC held a Teen Wellness Workshop on March 17th
03/28/18 Metrolink to begin offering "Angels Express Train"
03/22/18 75 Perris Residents Participated in Kabian Park Hike
03/20/18 Habib Motlagh Recognized for 30 Years of Service to the City of Perris
03/19/18 2017 Crime Stats for the City of Perris
03/16/18 Thomas Rodriguez Sworn in as the City of Perris’ New Postmaster
03/16/18 Sheriff’s Department Welcomes New K9 Cop
03/14/18 Perris Honors Pastor Connor Smith at March 13 City Council Meeting
03/12/18 The City of Perris Wins 2 AAF Awards for Excellence in Online Video
03/12/18 6th Annual Health Fair to Take Place on April 21
03/12/18 Kabian Park Hike to Take Place on March 17
03/07/18 Mayor Vargas and Councilwoman Burke Become "Principal for a Day"
03/01/18 Superintendent Michael R. McCormick Honored at City Council Meeting

February 2018

02/28/18 Perris Hosts Concert in the Park on March 9th
02/28/18 Perris Remembers African-American Veterans During Black History Month
02/27/18 Recent Economic Strategy Meetings a Big Hit with Perris Residents
02/20/18 City of Perris Ends Successful GoFundMe Campaign
02/20/18 Perris High School Celebrates the Opening of its New Community Garden
02/16/18 African American History Celebration February 24th at Foss Field
02/14/18 Josh Estrada Named City of Perris Employee of the Quarter
02/14/18 Perris Resident Sidney Lee Celebrates His 90th Birthday
02/14/18 More than 200 residents participate in "Take A Hike" Event at Lake Perris
02/14/18 Terry Wells Appointed New Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Perris
02/12/18 The City of Perris Breaks Ground on Ethanac Road Widening Project
02/12/18 The City of Perris Hosted the Third Annual Job Shadow Day
02/08/18 The City of Perris Will Hold Two Economic Development Strategy Plan Meetings
02/05/18 Turpin Children GoFundMe Page Surpasses Goal
02/05/18 Rabb Family Honored for Fred T. Perris Day
02/02/18 The City Council Recognizes Mrs. Perris at the January 30th Council Meeting
02/02/18 Perris Partners With MSJC to Establish Bright Futures Fund
02/01/18 2018 “Take a Hike” Series Kicks Off Feb. 10
02/01/18 Learn More About the California Earned Income Tax Credit on February 10
02/01/18 Service Line Protection Available for PERRIS Homeowners

January 2018

01/31/18 Perris Receives $100,000 Grant to Develop New Community Gardens
01/25/18 Perris Celebrated its Annual Snow Day on January 20th
01/24/18 Meet Captain Greg Fellows, Police Chief for the City of Perris
01/22/18 Pioneer Family to be Honored at the Annual Fred T. Perris Day
01/22/18 The City of Perris Encourages the Public to Report Possible Abuse
01/19/18 Community Meeting Teaches How to Spot Signs of Abuse
01/18/18 City of Perris to Hold Adoption Raffle for Dogs of Couple Accused of Abuse
01/10/18 Volunteers Needed for Annual Homeless “Point In Time” Survey!
01/08/18 Snow Day Comes to Perris January 20th!
01/02/18 Expanded Hours for City Hall
01/02/18 1st Annual Jingle Mingle Event
01/02/18 Code Enforcement Toy Drive & Giveaway