Day: April 1, 2020

Riverside City Council approves St. Michael’s housing project, some disapprove

By Jonathan Ramirez Construction of the controversial St. Michael’s Project, a 50 unit permanent supportive housing complex, was approved March 31 by the Riverside City Council despite heavy opposition. The 6-1 vote is set to provide aid to the homelessness population in Riverside. Chuck Conder of Ward 4 voted against the project.  The apartment complex

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The Viewpoints Network: March 23, Season 1 Episode 2

Episode description: Viewpoints news reporter Jonathan Ramirez brings you the latest headlines remotely during the campus closures. Riverside County’s COVID-19 cases rise, Gov. Gavin Newsom declares Californians stay indoors and non essential services close. RCC transitions to online instruction March 23.

The Viewpoints Network: March 14, Season 1 Episode 1

Episode description: Viewpoints news reporter Jonathan Ramirez brings you the latest COVID-19 headlines of the week. Campuses begin to go online, sports have been postponed and President Trump declares a travel ban.

Editorial: Pandemic reveals selfish underbelly of society

By the Viewpoints Editorial Board “If I get corona, I get corona,” entitled spring-breaker Brady Sluder told CBS News in Miami. “At the end of the day, I’m not gonna let it stop me from partying.” Meanwhile, COVID-19 is killing hundreds of people every day in Italy. Known Riverside County infections went from around 10

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