RIVERSIDE (CNS) - An annual Memorial Day ride that started 20 years ago involving thousands of motorcyclists who roared through Riverside and other areas will not be taking place next week because of the coronavirus pandemic. ``This is a difficult but necessary step,'' according to the West Coast Thunder Foundation. ``West Coast Thunder No. 21 (is planned) next year on Memorial Day, May 31, 2021 ... Stay safe, and stay healthy.'' The ride generally attracts upwards of 6,000 motorcyclists, who depart Riverside Harley-Davidson on Indiana Avenue at precisely 9:11 a.m., then swing by Riverside National Cemetery before turning south. In the past, riders have rendezvoused for a finale barbecue and musical celebration at the Soboba Casino or Perris Fairgrounds. Elected officials often take par
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