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Indio community holds candlelight vigil to honor Cpl. Hunter Lopez and others killed in Kabul, Afghanistan airport attack (Gallery)

The Coachella Valley community gathered at Indio City Hall Sept. 8 to mourn the loss of U.S. Marine Cpl. Hunter Lopez and others who died at the airport suicide bombing in Kabul Aug. 26. Cal Fire and the Indio Fire Department employees suspended the American flag between the extended ladders of two fire trucks while

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Members of the Riverside community show solidarity at vigil for victims of racial violence

By Leo Cabral     As protests against police brutality continue across the nation, hundreds gathered in solidarity at the Martin Luther King Jr. memorial statue outside the Riverside County Administration Building.     Many local prominent Black elected officials, civil rights leaders and union workers spoke at the vigil for victims of racial violence June 4.

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Riverside remembers victims

Published: April 30, 2015 | Posted: May 4, 2015 | Written by Josiah Patterson   Riverside County District Attorney’s office holds vigil for violent crime victims A package of tissues sat on each seat as an indication that tears would be inevitable for many. Audience members, most of whom had lost a loved one to

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