Tag: Riverside Fire Department

Where to give or receive this holiday season

By Keyshonna Simmons Spark of Love Toy Drive The Riverside Fire Department and ABC7 are teaming up for a toy drive running through Dec. 24. To make Christmas special for a child or teenager in Riverside, donate at the Cesar Chavez Community Center at 2060 University Ave., the Stratton Community Center at 2008 Martin Luther

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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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‘T-Rex’ remains in Riverside Fire Department memory

Nov. 13, 2014 Joshua Wilson | Staff Writer What was supposed to be a normal day for the Riverside Fire Department became a day that changed the organization forever on Nov. 5, 2005. That day, the Riverside Fire Department received one of its most crushing blows as they lost a dear brother. Fire Engine 3

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Fire: this is not a drill

A fire breaks out on Halloween on RCC campus by theater studio in maintenance below Tech B Building. CAMPUS FIRE: Students were surprised as they exited their Thursday morning classes on Oct. 31. They walked into a smoke filled campus. A moderate sized fire started in the maintenance room below the Tech B building and was promptly handled

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