Day: February 27, 2014

Lunar festival livens downtown

LUIS SOLIS | PHOTO EDITOR Downtown Riverside was transform into a cultural experience known as the Asian Lunar New Year Festival on Jan. 25. The Lunar New Year is based on the Lunisolar Chinese calendar in many Asian cultures dates are indicated by both the moon phase and the time of the solar year. It begins on

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RCC Spotlight: Kiki Rosenberger

VALERIE OSIER | INTERIM FEATURES ED. She’s the friendly face students see while getting a quick snack in the Riverside City College bookstore. Her short, sometimes spiky blonde hair makes her easily recognizable. She’s not only the head cashier at the bookstore, but she is also a student at RCC. Kiki Cox Rosenberger began working at RCC in fall of 2004. When she first started at

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Homeless protest over acquittal

JOSA LAMONT | INTERIM NEWS EDITOR The people that shared shelters with Kelly Thomas are finding camaraderie in the aftermath of his death. In the knitted community of Fullerton transients, Kelly Thomas was known throughout. Though not many people knew him closely, many people had positive impressions of him, so when the officers who beat him to death, Manuel Ramos and Jay Cininelli, were acquitted

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