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Bike program connects destination points in downtown Riverside

Bike Riverside, which began earlier this month, will help reduce pollution and traffic congestion over time, city officials say. Riverside’s latest effort to improve its downtown traffic flow isn’t high tech. It’s an invention called the bicycle. Earlier this month, city officials launched Bike Riverside, the first bicycle sharing operation …

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Riverside named top digital city

Riverside has been recognized by a national research institute for its use of digital technology. The Center for Digital Government listed Riverside seventh among cities with a population of 250,000 to 499,999 in its 2018 Digital Cities Survey, according to a statement on the city’s website. The survey acknowledges cities …

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Dog Park to close temporarily

Dog park to reopen

The popular Palm Springs Dog Park behind city hall will be closed from Nov. 12 through Dec. 20 for its annual reseeding and maintenance. During that five-week period, a temporary park for small dogs will be available at Demuth Park at Vella Road and Mesquite Avenue across from the Palm …

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Holiday toy drive slated

Stater Bros. Gives to Marines’ Charity

Children’s Fund, a San Bernardino County nonprofit, will collect and distribute more than 30,000 gifts for underprivileged children this holiday season. The organization will collect toys for its 30th Annual Celebration of Giving Campaign Dec. 3 through Dec. 14, according to a statement. Donations may be brought to 1140 E. …

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RC Sheriffs get state grant

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department has received a grant of nearly $1.1 million from the California Office of Traffic Safety, money that it will use to pay for a year-long effort intended to prevent traffic-related deaths and injuries. Department officials plan to use the funds for education and enforcement activities, …

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Veterans parade scheduled

Riverside will hold its 13th annual Salute to Veterans Parade and Expo Nov. 10. Besides veterans, the event will feature marching bands, fly-overs, equestrian units, color guards, marching units, antique cars, military vehicles and active duty military personnel, according to a statement on the city’s website. The parade, which is …

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