Brush fire burning in Lake Elsinore

A 94-acre brush fire being called the Toro Fire is burning in Lake Elsinore. It is 85 percent contained as of 8:15 a.m. Tuesday. Forward progress on the fire has been stopped.

Poppy super bloom brings huge crowds to Lake Elsinore

Traffic was at a standstill in Lake Elsinore over the weekend because of the huge number of people coming into town to look at the beautiful super-bloom of wildflowers. That led to a temporary shutdown and then a quick reversal.