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10 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
Ballet folklorico performers entertain the crowd at the 2013 Riverside Mariachi Festival. This year's festival will be held on Friday and Saturday at Fairmount Park.
14 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
Monday's NAACP of Riverside forum was the first of four events the organization is sponsoring on violence and police brutality in the black community. * Performance of the play "Dreamscape," which is based on the 1998 fatal shooting by Riverside police of 19-year-old Tyisha Miller.
19 hrs ago | Patch.com
A hi-tech tool that identifies wildfire threats based on wind and other conditions will be officially rolled out Wednesday in Riverside by the U.S. Forest Service. The Santa Ana Wildfire Threat Index is expected to aid government agencies in preparing for destructive wildland fires by crunching meteorological data, according to Forest Service officials.
Yesterday | NBC Los Angeles
Police said a woman discovered a decomposing body in the trunk of her Lexus that was parked in in a Wal-Mart parking lot in Riverside on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.
The Hamilton Office Occupancy Survey for the six months to June 2014 shows there was a significant decrease in low-quality office space, and an increase in high-quality space. A and B grade office stock makes up 19 per cent of total office space in Hamilton's CBD, up from 15 per cent a year ago.
No doubt the star of the first Inland Empire Mini Maker Faire will be Russell, the 17-foot electric interactive giraffe. Its creator, Lindsay Lawlor of San Diego, will be joined by makers of a compressed-air rocket launcher, a human-sized foosball table, home-built 3D printers and art from recycled bottle caps.
Pomona police have identified the body of a man found inside the trunk of a 1999 Lexus parked outside a Riverside Walmart store by a woman who lived in his neighborhood. The discovery was made by a woman whose 1999 Lexus was parked outside the Walmart at 5200 Van Buren Boulevard at 4:45 p.m. Saturday said Riverside police Det.
The Press-Enterprise reports that the woman found the body upon opening her trunk around 4:45 p.m. Saturday after shopping at the store on Van Buren Blvd. Riverside police say the Pomona woman had detected an unusual smell earlier in the day. Authorities did not know how long the man had been dead.
Appropriately enough, the five young musicians in residence at the Brubeck Institute open this new season of Thursday and Monday shows. Sarah Kuo , Joel M. Ross , Jalon D'Mere Archie and Sean Britt return while Lucas Bere replaces Max Boiko .
A Riverside, California family has reached out to the public for help finding their two yellow Labrador retrievers who have been missing since June 28. In an interview with cbslocal.com , John Hencker, the senior member of the family, explained through an interpreter, that eight members of their family are deaf and depend on the dogs for daily ... (more)
The Inlandia Institute will present a program Thursday featuring Cal State San Bernardino faculty poet Chad Sweeney of Redlands and graduate student poets Elisha Holt, Nikki Harlin, Orlinda Pacheco, Michael Cooper, Chance Castro and Tim Hatch from Cal State's Master of Fine Arts program.
Shane McGowan, 44, of Southampton, was arrested on Aug. 26. McGowan was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and unlawful possession of marijuana after being stopped at a state police checkpoint on County Road 104 in Riverside.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:29 pm
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