New ‘Civil Rights Institute’ in downtown Riverside to tell stories of area’s civil rights leaders

The stories of the Inland Empire’s Civil Rights heroes will soon have a permanent home thanks to the Civil Rights Institute of Inland Southern California, a new historical institution which will be built in downtown Riverside. The facility is a key part of a unique community under development called Mission Heritage Plaza that will also combine […]

Supervisors set meeting schedule for 2018

RIVERSIDE – Riverside County supervisors approved their 2018 schedule, designating days on which no meetings will be held. Incoming Chairman Chuck Washington, who will take over from current Chair John Tavaglione Jan. 1, proposed no board meetings on 19 Tuesdays — the day of the week when the board is in regular open session. Unlike […]

Donald James Anderson

On Sunday, September 3, 2017, Donald James Anderson passed away peacefully at his home in Murrieta, Calif. Don was born on January 7, 1934 in North Adams Massachusetts, the third of four sons born to William James and Mary Agnes (Michaels) Anderson; he was 83. He graduated from Drury High School in North Adams in […]

AYSO soccer brings Anza together

AYSO soccer brings Anza together

The competition was fierce and wild at the American Youth Soccer Organization games held at the Hamilton school fields Saturday, Sept. 30. Anza’s local AYSO Region 1641 has 16 teams. All the teams play every Saturday during the season, and the children, parents and coaches are as dedicated to the game as they are to each other. […]

Volunteers needed for recycling classes and events

JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. – Residents who are interested in helping the environment or enjoy composting or recycling can become an outreach volunteer with the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources. Outreach volunteers assist with classes or events by interacting with the public, answering questions on outreach programs and distributing materials. The department said that the ideal volunteer […]

Board formally adopts Riverside county budget

RIVERSIDE – The Riverside County Board of Supervisors formally adopted the $5.5 billion budget, Sept. 26, which it tentatively approved in July, locking in additional funding support for county public safety agencies that began the fiscal year projecting multimillion-dollar shortfalls. In a 5-0 vote without comment, the board finalized appropriations levels for 2017-2018, while still […]

15-acre wildfire near Pine Cove is halfway contained

15-acre wildfire near Pine Cove is halfway contained

A fire that broke out in the San Bernardino National Forest, just east of Pine Cove, was partially contained today after scorching roughly 15 acres. The non-injury blaze was reported about 9 p.m. Tuesday between the mountain community and Fern Valley. No homes or other structures were threatened. The California Highway Patrol reported that state […]

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