RIVERSIDE: Gas prices remain unchanged

RIVERSIDE – The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Inland Empire remained unchanged today at $2.878, its lowest amount since Feb. 10. The average price in Riverside and San Bernardino counties has dropped 28 of the past 30 days, including three-tenths of a cent on Friday, according to figures from […]

RIVERSIDE: County’s 2017-18 Grand Jury to be announced Thursday

RIVERSIDE – Riverside County Superior Court officials on Thursday will announce the names of 19 residents who will spend the next 12 months serving on the county’s civil grand jury, scrutinizing government operations and performing other watchdog tasks. The individuals were nominated by judges under a process that began in January and involved background checks […]

RIVERSIDE: Heat wave updates

RIVERSIDE- Temperatures in Riverside County’s deserts could soar as high as 122 degrees today and Wednesday as the heat wave roasting Southern California peaks. A National Weather Service excessive heat warning for the Coachella Valley and the San Gorgonio Pass zone, which includes the cities of Banning and Desert Hot Springs, will remain in effect […]

RIVERSIDE: Board Set to Approve Ordinance Prohibiting Contact with Wild Burros

RIVERSIDE- The Board of Supervisors today unanimously approved an ordinance establishing penalties for people who feed or otherwise entice wild burros into populated areas of Riverside County, increasing the chances of an accident. Ordinance No. 934, the Prohibiting the Harassment and Feeding of Undomesticated Burros Act, makes it an infraction to interact with untamed donkeys, […]

Kali P. Chaudhuri, M.D. – Investing in Health & Community

Kali P. Chaudhuri, M.D. – Investing in Health & Community

Dr. Kali Pradip Chaudhuri’s path to success in the medical field has been a roundabout route that began in India and has lead him to locations around the world, including the Hemet and Menifee valleys. Despite his route being marked with some delays, detours and a dollop of controversy, he has shown a steady hand […]

Firefighter Explorers to Brave Scorching Heat to Compete for Top Honors

RIVERSIDE – Dozens of aspiring firefighters from throughout the Inland Empire will endure today’s extreme heat to compete in a contest meant to test participants’ strength, stamina and team spirit. The Inland Empire Firefighter Explorers’ Association’s fourth annual “Fire Muster” is slated for 9 a.m. at Arlington Heights Sports Park in Riverside. Two-dozen teams, numbering […]

Workers rupture gas line at Riverside business

RIVERSIDE – A punctured gas line prompted the evacuation of a business today in east Riverside. The rupture was reported just before noon at 1550 Marlborough Ave., near Chicago Avenue, below the 60/91/215 interchange, according to the Riverside Fire Department. A crew working inside the structure penetrated the gas line, at which point staff and customers evacuated the building, […]