Tag: Magnolia Avenue

Riverside Police chief provides crime stats, oversight report to skeptical public

By Jonathan Ramirez The Riverside police chief provided an update on city crime statistics to a skeptical public at the City Council meeting April 20. Chief Larry Gonzalez’s report indicated that, while crime in Riverside has declined over the last five years, murder in the city has more than doubled since 2015. There were 21 homicides

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Black Lives Matter and pro-Trump rally confront each other downtown

By Erik Galicia The vitriol of some of Donald Trump’s supporters was put on display in downtown Riverside when Black Lives Matter activists responded to a rally in favor of the president Oct. 18. At one point, Black Lives Matter activists Junior Vilchiz, Azley Tellez Rivera and Kai King walked over to the pro-Trump demonstration

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Police pursuit ends in collision

A police pursuit of a stolen car, that started on Van Buren Boulevard and Indiana Avenue, ended in a collision on the southwest corner of Magnolia Avenue and Ramona Drive in Riverside at approximately 4:20 p.m.  

Chili Cook-Off turns up the heat and kicks into gear

Tyler Reese | Staff writer May 29, 2014 From hot chili to hot-rods, Riverside’s 12th annual Inland Empire Regional Chili Cook-Off & Car/Cycle Show had something for everyone. The chili booths, cars, and live entertainment filled the streets of Magnolia Avenue from Van Buren Avenue to Jackson Street May 24. Vendors, beer gardens and a

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