The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Inland Empire dropped one-tenth of a cent today to $3.120, one day after dropping four-tenths of a cent.
A brush fire broke out Thursday, Aug. 31, amid soaring temperatures in an unincorporated area of Riverside, blackening about 85 acres before a thunderstorm rolled into the area.
RIVERSIDE – A man who targeted numerous small businesses in Riverside County in a shakedown extortion scheme based on supposed violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act began serving a 20-year jail term today. Rodolfo DeHoyos, 57, pleaded guilty last November to 143 felony and misdemeanor counts of grand theft, attempted grand theft, sending threatening […]
RIVERSIDE – A two-year prison term was handed down today for a man who fired a shot after breaking into a Perris apartment with an accomplice and threatening to kill an occupant. Tyler Rene Montejano, 29, of San Jacinto pleaded guilty in June to assault with a gun. In exchange for his admission, the Riverside […]
RIVERSIDE – An animal rescue operator accused of selling unborn horses and then refusing to relinquish the foals after they reached a certain age is slated to be arraigned in Riverside next week, as investigators continue searching for individuals who may have been victimized. Susan Violet Guillot, 60, of Good Hope is charged with six […]
RIVERSIDE – Firefighters were edging closer today to fully containing a wildfire that has scorched more than 1,000 acres around a mountain between Moreno Valley and Riverside. As of late this morning, the “Blaine Fire” was 95 percent contained, with expectations that the blaze will be completely encircled by nightfall. Roughly 1,050 acres have burned […]
The CIF Southern Section is pleased to announce that the 2017 CIF-Southern Section-Ford Boys and Girls Cross Country Prelims and Finals site will return to the Riverside City Cross Country Course. The course was developed in 2015 through the efforts of the Riverside Sports Commission, the City of Riverside and Riverside Unified and Alvord Unified […]
RIVERSIDE – A hearing is scheduled today to determine whether a Riverside elementary school teacher’s aide accused of molesting students should stand trial. Fernando Figueroa, 24, is charged with seven counts of lewd acts on a child under 14 years old and one count of oral copulation of a child under 10, with a sentence-enhancing […]
RIVERSIDE – A Riverside Walmart was closed for about 50 minutes and about 200 shoppers were evacuated after an altercation between shoppers led to the discharge of pepper spray, authorities said today. It happened about 9:10 p.m. Sunday at the Walmart at 5200 Van Buren Blvd., said Riverside Fire Department Battalion Chief Bruce Vanderhorst. “Firefighters […]
RIVERSIDE – An ex-con who turned combative with a Riverside policeman during a pursuit that culminated in a carjacking and ended with a foot chase was sentenced today to more than 20 years in state prison. Jeffrey Scott Kibbe, 27, of Nuevo pleaded guilty last month to assault with a deadly weapon on a peace […]