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4 hrs ago | Black Voice News
As the world mourns and remembers the struggles and triumphs of South Africa's Nelson Mandela, community leaders in Southern California reflect on the profound impact Mandela had on their lives - how he shaped their perspectives and empowered the U.S. to improve civil rights locally and abroad.
What's the youngest age at which the death penalty should be applied?
Should all gun buyers receive a background check?
8 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
A car rests against a damaged Michaels sign on Magnolia Ave. near Tyler Ave., where a motorist jumped the curb and struck four people at a bus stop, killing two and sending two more to the hospital with critical injuries, on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 in Riverside.
9 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
"He was an institution in himself," said Rose Mayes, president of the Riverside African-American Historical Society, one of the event's sponsors.
12 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
Peter Pocklington arrives at U.S. District Court for sentencing on perjury charges, in Riverside, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010.
16 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
Rod and Honey Piazza will perform with The Mighty Flyers at Rod Piazza's annual birthday bash in Riverside on Sunday, Dec. 15. As much as Rod Piazza's fans love his annual birthday blues bash, they have demanded more of the blues legend.
19 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
Antonio Elias, left, general manager, with co-owner of the new Castle, Wally Haddad.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has committed $75 million to extend of Southern California's largest commuter rail network.
The Riverside Community Police Review Commission is scheduled on Wednesday, Dec. 11, to be briefed on the fatal shooting of Adolfo Ramirez.
A man has been arrested in connection with the robberies of two Riverside stores about a mile apart on Nov. 29. No other information on Washington was available.
Girish Balachandran, a 23-year veteran of California municipal utilities, including water, electric and natural gas, has been named General Manager of Riverside Public Utilities.
Lovers of D' Elia's Grinders will be thrilled to learn that another location will open Feb. 1. CONTRIBUTED IMAGE.
Highs for today are around 55 degrees with a 30 percent chance of rain. It'll get a little warmer Sunday with a high of 65 but the chance of rain will be even greater, at 50 percent.
A winter storm was expected to bring significant snow to Riverside County's mountains starting Saturday, and already has closed freeway links to Northern California.
A rampage somehow ended with no injuries Friday, Dec. 6, even though a woman stole a car, tried to run over bystanders, got her tires shot out and then rammed a patrol car, authorities said.
PHOOD will close Dec. 21. Mescal, a Mexican fusion restaurant and tequila/mescal bar, will open in February.