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County waste department to provide free household hazardous waste collection event for the Murrieta area on Saturday

County waste department to provide free household hazardous waste collection event for the Murrieta area on Saturday

The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources has scheduled a free household hazardous-waste collection event on Saturday (Mar. 18) at the Murrieta City Hall parking lot. The collection is open to all Riverside County residents.

Thursday, March 16, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (931)/Comments (0)/
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CORRECTION: Small Business Administration loans available to businesses for drought losses

CORRECTION: Small Business Administration loans available to businesses for drought losses

RIVERSIDE – Small, non-farm businesses in Riverside County that encountered economic losses as a result of California’s drought, are eligible to apply for low-interest loans from the Small Business Administration (SBA). These loans are intended to augment reduced business revenue caused by the drought.
Monday, March 06, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2178)/Comments (0)/
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Drop & Shop reuse stores open in Beaumont and Moreno Valley to provide free household products on Saturdays

Drop & Shop reuse stores open in Beaumont and Moreno Valley to provide free household products on Saturdays

If your New Year’s resolution is to get a head start on spring cleaning, the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources is here to help. The department will make good, reusable household products available for FREE to residents and businesses through the new Drop & Shop stores at the Lamb Canyon Landfill in Beaumont and Badlands Landfill in Moreno Valley. 
Friday, March 03, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1029)/Comments (0)/
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Commission for Women accepting nominations for the 2016 Woman & Young Lady of the Year Awards

Commission for Women accepting nominations for the 2016 Woman & Young Lady of the Year Awards

The County of Riverside Commission for Women is accepting nominations for its 2016 Woman of the Year and Young Lady of the Year awards. The awards are bestowed upon an outstanding woman and young lady in each supervisorial district who has demonstrated an exceptional commitment to the community by working to improve the status of women, young ladies and families within Riverside County.

Monday, February 27, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1081)/Comments (0)/
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STATE RECOGNIZES RUHS MEDICAL CENTER  FOR REDUCING C-SECTIONS

STATE RECOGNIZES RUHS MEDICAL CENTER FOR REDUCING C-SECTIONS

Fewer than half of California’s maternity hospitals achieved a rate of less than 23.9 percent for low-risk first-birth deliveries

MORENO VALLEY, Ca. – A public-private partnership that supports safe and accessible healthcare has recognized RUHS Medical Center’s success in reducing Caesarian Sections in first-time moms with low-risk pregnancies.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1266)/Comments (0)/
County conducts point-in-time homeless count and survey

County conducts point-in-time homeless count and survey

Hitting the streets in groups of three or four, Robert Gonzalez and his team were among 550 volunteers physically counting people living in unsheltered areas of Riverside County on Tuesday. 
Monday, January 30, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1449)/Comments (0)/
Riverside County urges  residents to prepare for coming storms

Riverside County urges residents to prepare for coming storms

RIVERSIDE – With storm systems expected to soak the area through early Tuesday, residents and businesses in flood-prone areas are urged to prepare for possible flooding and to drive with caution on wet, slick roads. The heaviest rain, with snow in some areas, is predicted today (1/19), tomorrow afternoon (1/20), and Sunday night into Monday, with chances for thunderstorms throughout.

Thursday, January 19, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2852)/Comments (0)/
Public Health official  confirms first influenza-related death in Riverside County for current flu season

Public Health official confirms first influenza-related death in Riverside County for current flu season

Health officials say a 12–year-old child who died after being hospitalized is Riverside County’s first flu-related death for the current influenza season.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1354)/Comments (0)/
County environmental  health officials offer reminder after two rodents test positive for hantavirus

County environmental health officials offer reminder after two rodents test positive for hantavirus

Two out of 11 rodents collected in late December from the San Timoteo Canyon at the Norton Younglove Preserve near the city of Beaumont have tested positive for hantavirus.  The California Department of Public Health confirmed the mice that Riverside County Environmental Health officials submitted have tested positive for the virus. Over the past decade, approximately 10 percent of the rodents collected in Riverside County have tested positive for hantavirus.  This is fairly consistent with the average for California. 
Tuesday, January 17, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1340)/Comments (0)/
Satellite Location, Parking Information for Benoit Memorial Service

Satellite Location, Parking Information for Benoit Memorial Service

LA QUINTA – Due to limited parking and seating capacity at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, public parking and a satellite location to view Tuesday’s funeral service for Supervisor John J. Benoit will be set up at Southwest Church in Indian Wells.

Friday, January 06, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (5123)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola News

Facts and other information about the potentially fatal Ebola virus are available on a new web page from Riverside County health officials.