Day: November 26, 2014

Safely Surrender law saves lives

Published Nov. 26, 2014 Josiah Patterson | Special to Viewpoints Defenseless, abandoned, and innocent, yet left to die. That was the fate of little Yachaziel, a newborn girl left on a conveyor belt at the Advance Disposal facility in Hesperia on Oct. 1. The Garden of Angels, an organization that holds burial services for abandoned

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RCC Spotlight: Virginia Blumenthal gives back to the city she came from

Published Nov. 24, 2014 Josa Lamont | Features Editor Riverside is the kind of city that builds people into a success story. Board of Trustees President Virginia Blumenthal went to Poly High School and attended her prom at the Mission Inn. When she was in high school she used to put on makeup with her

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SmartRiverside Bridges the digital divide

Published Nov. 24, 2014 Joshua Wilson | Staff Writer With the rapid growth of technology in Southern California, the forward-thinking SmartRiverside organization ventures to prove to be a valuable asset to the city’s technological expansion and to the community. SmartRiverside is a non-profit organization that includes several programs with the focus of bringing Riverside residents

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