New playground equipment gets a workout

Stonehouse playground

Clementia ParkRancho Murieta moms and their kids have discovered that equipment installation is complete at the Stonehouse and Clementia playgrounds. Monday afternoon at Stonehouse, above, a group of moms sat and chatted while the kids worked off some energy giving each other rides on the spinning thingie. Down at Clementia, right, Marjorie Salo turned the home-schooling day to P.E., and Jax, 8; Jonah, 11, and Joy, 13, gave the equipment there a good workout. Last November, the Rancho Murieta Association decided to spend $116,000 for the equipment. Work, which began last month, was promised for completion in March. (Click photos for larger images.)

Our rainy March continues...


After today's sunshine and springlike temperatures, the National Weather Service sees a rainy week ahead. This NWS chart shows the expected precipitation totals over the next seven days. The forecast, which follows, predicts two storms, with the second, landing Wednesday-Thursday, as the strongest. Click through to see the seven-day NWS forecast. Read more »

March's ETC update has a special offer

Entertainment, Theatre & Culture for Rancho Murieta has published its March community update, and the community nonprofit organization has a special offer if you invite friends to join you in membership. Check out the update. You can learn about the ETC season of summer shows at

RMA, CSD, Parks meetings this week

The Rancho Murieta Association and Community Services District boards hold their monthly meetings this week, and the Parks Committee will hold a public meeting Thursday to adopt a trails plan. Read more »

Sunset at Lake Clementia


Photographer Paul Anderson writes, "Loving these stormy sunsets. Lake Clementia last night." And now, a break in the weather. The forecasters see a few dry days, then rain Tuesday into Thursday. (Click photo for larger image.)


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