Celebrities use social media platforms to encourage voting

During this upcoming election, celebrities have been using their platform to encourage fans to vote, and although this could have a positive influence, celebrities may have some biases that could create potential problems. Campaigns such as #rockthevote and #runwaytoregister are examples of these endorsements. Celebrities like model Kendall Jenner, singers Alicia Keys and Katy Perry […]

Cemetery hosts live readings

As the Halloween season quickly approaches, lovers of the American Gothic writing genre enjoyed the Dickens Festival: Tales from the Victorian Crypt event. From Oct. 14-15, audience members gathered at Riverside’s Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery to enjoy live readings of classic Gothic writings from authors such as Edgar Allan Poe. On the festival’s website, the […]

Fashion show spreads hope for survivors

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Downtown Riverside hosted an unforgettable night of showcasing fashion from local retailers to recognize breast cancer survivors. The Riverside Downtown Partnership worked with the Pink Ribbon Place and the Riverside Health Foundation Oct. 6 to host a free event for  the public. Visitors were able to view […]