Tag: Downtowne Bookstore

Downtown Riverside businesses strive to survive

By Holland Snipes Sisters Nadia and Vera Lee sat in their Downtowne Bookstore on a slow Monday afternoon. A few people came in to browse but the store has seen busier days. “Our store sales this year were about 50% of our previous year, but our online sales were about 60% better,” Vera Lee said.

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A bookworm’s delight

AMINA SAMREEN SALAHUDDIN | ASST. FEATURES EDITOR   Just at the corner, passing through an arched walkway and along side an old building leads one into a quaint and cozy downtown bookstore. The Downtowne Bookstore, located on Main Street near the Mission Inn, was established in 1979 and offers a classic and cozy little place

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