Community Members Rally For Immigration Reform in Palm Desert

Community Members Rally For Immigration Reform in Palm Desert

Dozens of community members gathered outside Congressman Raul Ruiz’s office in Palm Desert, carrying signs and chanting ‘Si se puede’, and calling on the Congressman to deliver on immigration reform. “We’re here today to thank the Congressman for taking a lead role on immigration reform,” said Maribel Nunez, Executive Director of Coachella Valley Immigrant Dignity […]

  • ALDI Announces Countywide Recruitment Drive

    The ALDI grocery store chain is hiring throughout Riverside County as part of a nationwide recruitment drive that will culminate in “National Hiring Week” in September, the company announced Monday. According to ALDI, more than 500 new employees are needed to fill slots at the chain’s dozen stores in Riverside County, as well as neighboring […]

  • Three Displaced in Moreno Valley House Fire

    Three people were displaced Friday when fire tore through a Moreno Valley home. The non-injury blaze was reported about 12:20 p.m. in the 27000 block of Arla Street and extinguished 30 minutes later, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. Multiple engine crews responded and encountered a two-story home on fire. Authorities said the blaze […]

  • Blaze Chars 45 Acres in Badlands East of Moreno Valley

    A brush fire that erupted Tuesday in the Badlands east of Moreno Valley scorched 45 acres before it was stopped. The non-injury blaze was reported at 12:03 p.m. in the area of Gilman Springs Road and Jack Rabbit Trail, near Mystic Lake, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. The agency said multiple engine and […]

  • COVID Hospitalizations Climb Countywide over Previous Week

    The number of coronavirus hospitalizations in Riverside County increased by almost 30 over the last week, health officials said. According to numbers released Wednesday by the Riverside University Health System, 94 people are hospitalized countywide with COVID-19 symptoms, up from 68 a week ago. The hospital count includes 14 intensive care unit patients, an increase […]

  • COVID Positivity, Case Rates Down in Riverside County

    The COVID-19 positivity and case rates in Riverside County dropped further Tuesday, and no additional virus-related deaths were reported. The latest metrics published by the California Department of Public Health indicate that the county’s COVID positivity rate is now 1.2%, compared to 1.3% last week, and the state-adjusted case rate is 1.6 per 100,000 residents, […]

  • Riverside County reports increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations

    The number of COVID-positive patients in Riverside County increased by about 10% over the weekend, while the number of active coronavirus cases continued to wane, health officials reported Monday. According to the Riverside University Health System, 70 people countywide are hospitalized with coronavirus, seven more than Friday. That includes 19 intensive care unit patients, two […]

  • Riverside County fails to meet yellow tier criteria

    The rates of both new coronavirus cases and positive test results dropped in Riverside County, but not enough to see loosened restrictions for at least another two weeks, according to state data released Tuesday. The coronavirus positivity rate is 1.9%, compared to 2.1% last week, according to the California Department of Public Health, which reported […]

  • Riverside County’s COVID positivity, case rates down

    Riverside County’s COVID-19 positivity and case rates have both dropped, signaling moves toward wider virus mitigation, local health officials told the Board of Supervisors Tuesday. “Our numbers have come down. For four consecutive days, they’ve been coming down,” Department of Public Health Director Kim Saruwatari said during the supervisors’ weekly board meeting. “They’re changing incrementally.” […]

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