Mission Inn Lights on Top List Again

Some of the best displays of Christmas lights in the West  If there is anything that deserves to be called awesome, it’s spectacular displays of holiday lights. Today’s high-tech extravaganzas have become a compelling mix of American art form, holiday tradition and irresistible tourist attraction. It may be hard to imagine that Christmas tree lights … Continue reading Mission Inn Lights on Top List Again

Changes coming to RTA

How Riverside Transit Agency is revamping its bus service Changes to downtown service begin Jan. 8.       Riverside Transit Agency has created new bus stops like this one near Third and Market streets in downtown Riverside as part of changes to bus service that begin in January 2017. ALICIA ROBINSON, STAFF PHOTO Inland … Continue reading Changes coming to RTA

Inland Empire Holiday Things to Do

So many fun things to do in the Inland Empire for the Holidays!!   Holiday Open House and Tour: Be one of the first to experience Kimberly Crest House & Gardens at Christmas at 4 p.m. Sunday Dec 4. The event will include a special tour of the home with information on decorations and traditions … Continue reading Inland Empire Holiday Things to Do

Mission Inn owner to buy Simple Simon’s building

Mission Inn owner to buy Simple Simon's building The city is selling the multi-tenant property that houses sandwich spot Simple Simon’s to Duane Roberts. Popular Riverside restaurant Simple Simon’s and other shops in a building on the Main Street mall across from the Mission Inn are about to get a new landlord: inn owner Duane … Continue reading Mission Inn owner to buy Simple Simon’s building

RIVERSIDE: Eclectic food mix proposed near Fox theater

From PE.com 1/22/16 RIVERSIDE: Eclectic food mix proposed near Fox theater A developer’s plans for “Mess Hall on Market” would include more than a dozen dining choices in downtown Riverside. Urban food halls like L.A.’s Grand Central Market or the newer Anaheim Packing House have been a draw for diners who like a variety of … Continue reading RIVERSIDE: Eclectic food mix proposed near Fox theater

RIVERSIDE: City checking residents’ opinions

RIVERSIDE: City checking residents' opinions An online survey offered through October asks what people think of living or working in Riverside. DAVID BAUMAN, FILE PHOTO A dragon dance team performs during the opening parade at the Lunar Fest in downtown Riverside in 2014. The city is asking people who live or work in Riverside in … Continue reading RIVERSIDE: City checking residents’ opinions

Millennial Magnet Cities

Ten Cities That Are Magnets for Millennials Las Vegas is among the U.S. cities with the fastest-growing millennial populations by Patrick Clark June 2, 2015 — 9:16 AM PDT   The millennial population of the Riverside, Calif., metropolitan area increased by 39 percent from 2010 to 2013, according to data compiled by Bloomberg, making the southern California … Continue reading Millennial Magnet Cities

Mission Inn Festival of Lights

{spoiler alert} We made to #1 in The winners of 'Best Public Lights Display' category in USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice   Great job Riverside! Click here to view the complete list and the article