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Victorville Fall Festival scheduled

Victorville is scheduled to hold its annual Fall Festival on Oct. 7. The event will take place from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Victorville City Hall, 14343 Civic Drive, according to a statement on the city’s website. The 20th-anniversary festival, which is free and open to the public, will …

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Grant will help fight riverbed homelessness

Cal State University San Bernardino receives grant money

Riverside County has received a $12 million state grant that it will use to reduce homelessness in the San Jacinto riverbed. The money from the Encampment Resolution Funding Program will pay for “housing, street outreach, and wrap-around services,” to address the issue of homelessness in and around the riverbed,” according …

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Electric vehicle manufacturer may land in Riverside

Riverside may be on the verge of getting an all-electric vehicle company to come to the city. City officials are negotiating with Ohmio Automotion Ltd. in Auckland, New Zealand, to establish that company’s international headquarters in Riverside, according to a statement released by the city earlier this month. During its …

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State job market posts a modest gain

Unemployment continues downward trend

California’s labor market added 23,100 non-agricultural workers in August, according to data released today. The state’s unemployment rate last month was 4.6 percent, unchanged for the third consecutive month, the state Employment Development Department reported. “It was a bit of a mixed bag during August, with the largest regions in …

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New Riverside agency will fight homelessness

Bill calls for homeless shelter at state hospital

Riverside has created a department intended to help the city reduce its homeless population. The Department of Housing and Human Services, which the city council approved Sept. 12, will “bring together all the city’s existing resources with a renewed focus to prevent and reduce homelessness in Riverside,” according to a …

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Route 66 festival ready to roll

Route ’66 Cruisin’ Reunion

Ontario’s yearly celebration of vintage automobiles is scheduled to be held this weekend. The Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion will take place Sept. 15-16,  taking up a 22-square block of downtown filled with vendors, rides, and live music and a stretch of Euclid Avenue filled with hot rods. More than 1,000 …

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