Media changes stigma for officers

Sometimes seen in a negative light, police officers  are working on bridging the gap between them and their surrounding communities. Sgt. Aram Choe, adjunct professor with online and professional studies at California Baptist University, has been in law enforcement for 14 years and has recently worked with the activist group Humanizing the Badge. “We are […]

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Three dead, two injured in Riverside plane crash

A twin-engine plane crashed into a Riverside neighborhood on Monday evening, resulting in three casualties, two injuries and the destruction of two homes. Reports of what felt like an earthquake came to the Riverside Police Department around 4:50 p.m. The Cessna 310, en route to San Jose from Riverside Municipal Airport, was carrying five passengers […]

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Singer prepares for ‘The Voice’

Ashley Ryan, country artist, auditions for popular NBC competition Finding the confidence to follow dreams can be a daunting experience. However, when a passion clicks, there is no reason not to pursue it. Ashley Ryan, freshman exercise science major, found her  passion within singing. Ryan did not start her journey as a singer-songwriter until the […]