Twenty years after the first volume of "San Jacinto Valley, Past and Present" was published, the group is compiling Volume II to coincide with this year's Hemet centennial. The indexed book contains entries on prominent and not-so-prominent residents of the Valley, as well as churches, businesses and other organizations.
"It doesn't matter if someone moved to (the Valley) last year, that's fine," said Pam Hubbell, a society member and Hemet Public Library volunteer. "We use this for research every single day. It's a wonderful resource."
You can read more in an article by Brian Rokos in The Press-Enterprise at http://www.pe.com/localnews/stories/PE_News_Local_D_egene09.26681cb.html