Riverside, CBU host events for anti-human trafficking campaign

Operation Safehouse launched its first Day of Action and Awareness Jan. 17 to fight human trafficking in Riverside County. Last April, Senate bill 1193 was passed that mandates certain businesses to post a notice informing the public and victims of human trafficking of telephone hotline numbers to seek help or report unlawful activity. Operation Safehouse […]

Bridge construction affects commute

The Riverside County Transportation Department closed Magnolia Avenue in both directions from Lincoln Street to Buchanan Avenue in Riverside on Jan. 20 to construct a bridge over the city’s railroad tracks on Magnolia Avenue. This yearlong project, estimated to be finished by February 2016, was started because of multiple car accidents caused by vehicles stopping on the […]

My Double, My Brother releases sophomore album

My Double, My Brother, a Long Beach-based band that formed at Biola University’s Conservatory of Music, is entering a new chapter with the release Feb. 6 of their sophomore album, “Shelves.” The album’s production was made possible through a Kickstarter campaign launched last summer, and frontman Joel Hasemeyer took some time to tell  The Banner […]