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Former Riverside City College students launch business, turns passion into profit

By Cheetara Piry Two former Riverside City College students took advantage of its vast catalog and affordability, consequently becoming successful entrepreneurs who built an oasis in the heart of Downtown Riverside. The latest addition to downtown’s growing number of small businesses, Meraki Plants is a female-owned indoor plant nursery that showcases thousands of lush and

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Riverside City College District student Valeria Viveros, 20, dies from COVID-19 complications

By Saida Maalin A nursing student working on the front lines of the pandemic died April 10 from COVID-19 complications. 20 year-old Valeria Viveros, also known as Valerie, was a former Riverside City College District student, according to Robert Schmidt Senior Public Affairs Officer for RCCD.  Viveros showed symptoms and rushed to Corona Hospital where

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