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Fire in Downtown Riverside, damages estimated at $1.2 million to building

Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Joshua Wilson | Staff writer A blaze ripped through a vacant Riverside apartment Nov. 16 at the corner of Market and Fairmont avenue. Riverside Firefighters responded to the fire at approximately 4:45 p.m. Approximately 100 firefighters and staff worked around the clock to battle the blaze

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VIDEO: Lightning ignites palm on RCC campus

UPDATE: The phone lines are currently down as of 7:16 p.m. Members of the Viewpoints staff noticed that there was not a dial tone on the newsroom phones. Staff members also called several campus related phone numbers including the main office number for the Riverside City College campus, only to hear a busy tone. ORIGINAL

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Smoky haze may be headed to a city near you

Nishe Butler | Opinions Editor 4:20 — not the usual chapter and verse of the Bible, but a holiday celebrated by many, known by some as “Weed Day.” 4:20 dates back to the early 70s when three high school friends referred to as the “Waldos” would meet up after their athletic practice, at the statue

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