Can Riverside’s Harada House, a civil rights landmark, be saved?

Can Riverside’s Harada House, a civil rights landmark, be saved?   By Alicia Robinson | arobinson@scng.com | The Press-Enterprise PUBLISHED: May 6, 2017 at 6:00 am | UPDATED: May 7, 2017 at 11:35 am The Japanese-American Harada family fought hard to keep their home. First, white neighbors pressured them to move from the downtown Riverside … Continue reading Can Riverside’s Harada House, a civil rights landmark, be saved?

Is downtown Riverside becoming a place to call home?

  Is downtown Riverside becoming a place to call home? Hundreds of homes are in the works, with the city’s target set at 5,000 more by 2025. Is downtown Riverside becoming a place to call home? - Press Enterprise #slideImgDiv span { display: inline-block; height: 100%; } It’s just eight years away, but downtown Riverside … Continue reading Is downtown Riverside becoming a place to call home?

Heritage House in Riverside to host Chinese Moon Festival

The Riverside Metropolitan Museum’s Heritage House will host a Chinese Moon Festival from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16. There will be traditional Chinese lion dance performances, games, crafts, storytelling and chopstick training. Attendees can also view the full moon using telescopes provided by the Riverside Astronomical Society. Admission is free, with donations accepted. … Continue reading Heritage House in Riverside to host Chinese Moon Festival

RIVERSIDE: Main library to move to bus station site

After hours of impassioned public comments, Riverside council members voted unanimously early Wednesday to build a new main library where the downtown bus terminal now stands. By ALICIA ROBINSON / STAFF WRITER Published: Feb. 23, 2016 Updated: Feb. 24, 2016 9:19 p.m. After hours of impassioned public comments, Riverside council members voted unanimously early Wednesday … Continue reading RIVERSIDE: Main library to move to bus station site