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June 13, 2003 | Lance Pugmire, Times Staff Writer
Three Riverside Community College administrators were charged Thursday with defrauding the state and college of more than $1 million by manipulating enrollment figures for public safety courses -- including classes at the California Highway Patrol Academy in Sacramento.
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July 6, 2013 | By Jason Song
Before Isaiah Aragon, a 17-year-old heading into his senior year, arrived in June at a weeklong camp for Native Americans at UC Riverside, he wasn't sure where he'd apply to college. But after only a day on campus with 30 other Native American high schoolers, Riverside was a possibility. "It has me a little more interested," said Isaiah, a member of the Ohlone tribe who attends school in Claremont. Organizers say the purpose of the camp, known as the Gathering of the Tribes, isn't necessarily to steer students toward UC Riverside.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 14, 2003 | Lance Pugmire, Times Staff Writer
Attorneys representing three Riverside Community College administrators charged with defrauding the college's public safety department out of more than $1 million asked a Riverside County judge to dismiss the case Friday, saying no crime was committed.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 28, 2006 | Susannah Rosenblatt, Times Staff Writer
A Christian group decrying Islam as oppressive to women drew scores of supporters to Riverside Community College on Thursday, along with dozens of boisterous Muslim student counterprotesters. The tense, 90-minute gathering began as a lecture and degenerated into heated arguments and one-on-one theological debates, with campus police eventually stepping in to disperse the crowd.
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April 28, 1989
Julie Abbott, 14, a freshman at Ocean View High School, has been selected to star as Dorothy in Riverside Civic Light Opera's presentation of "The Wizard of Oz." The play will run today through May 7 in Landis Auditorium at Riverside Community College. "Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance?" --Charlie McCarthy (Edgar Bergen, 1903-1978)
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 2, 2003 | From Times Staff Reports
The Riverside County Grand Jury has returned an indictment against three former Riverside Community College administrators charged with constructing a scheme that diverted more than $1 million in state funds to their own educational consulting business.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 2, 2004 | From a Times Staff Writer
Charles A. Kane, veteran educator and basketball coach who was president of Riverside Community College during a period of expansion from 1978 to 1991, has died. He was 72. Kane died Feb. 9 of prostate cancer at his home in Riverside. Known as a tough taskmaster, Kane led fundraising and property acquisition for the Riverside college to add campuses at Norco and Moreno Valley.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 26, 2004
The following schedule will be in effect today in the Inland Empire in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Riverside County Schools: No classes will be held at public schools, UC Riverside, Riverside Community College, College of the Desert, Mt. San Jacinto College or Palo Verde College. Trash collection: Trash pickup will be delayed a day. Government: City, county and federal offices and courts will be closed.
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May 13, 1988 | Associated Press
Former USC basketball coach Bob Boyd, who also coached at Seattle University and Mississippi State, is expected to come out of retirement and take the Riverside Community College job for one season, school officials said Thursday. Boyd, 57, will announce his decision at a press conference today, a college spokesman said. Boyd, who lives in Palm Desert, retired from coaching at Mississippi State in 1985. He would fill in for David Waxman, who has been granted a sabbatical leave.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 24, 2005
The following schedule will be in effect today in the Inland Empire for the Thanksgiving holiday. Riverside County Schools: No classes will be held at public schools, UC Riverside, Riverside Community College, College of the Desert, Mt. San Jacinto College or Palo Verde College. Mail: There will be no delivery, and post offices will be closed. Banks: Most will be closed. Libraries: County and city libraries will be closed. Public transportation: Riverside Transit Agency buses will not be in service.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 27, 2005
Monday is Memorial Day. The following schedule will be in effect: Riverside County Schools: No classes will be held at public schools, UC Riverside, Riverside Community College, College of the Desert, Mt. San Jacinto College or Palo Verde College. Public transportation: The Riverside Transit Agency will not provide service; the Sunline Transit Agency and most city transportation services will run on a normal schedule; and Metrolink trains will not run. Information: (800) 371-LINK.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 2, 2004 | From a Times Staff Writer
Charles A. Kane, veteran educator and basketball coach who was president of Riverside Community College during a period of expansion from 1978 to 1991, has died. He was 72. Kane died Feb. 9 of prostate cancer at his home in Riverside. Known as a tough taskmaster, Kane led fundraising and property acquisition for the Riverside college to add campuses at Norco and Moreno Valley.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 2, 2003 | From Times Staff Reports
The Riverside County Grand Jury has returned an indictment against three former Riverside Community College administrators charged with constructing a scheme that diverted more than $1 million in state funds to their own educational consulting business.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 14, 2003 | Lance Pugmire, Times Staff Writer
Attorneys representing three Riverside Community College administrators charged with defrauding the college's public safety department out of more than $1 million asked a Riverside County judge to dismiss the case Friday, saying no crime was committed.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 13, 2003 | Lance Pugmire, Times Staff Writer
Three Riverside Community College administrators were charged Thursday with defrauding the state and college of more than $1 million by manipulating enrollment figures for public safety courses -- including classes at the California Highway Patrol Academy in Sacramento.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 27, 2005
Monday is Memorial Day. The following schedule will be in effect: Riverside County Schools: No classes will be held at public schools, UC Riverside, Riverside Community College, College of the Desert, Mt. San Jacinto College or Palo Verde College. Public transportation: The Riverside Transit Agency will not provide service; the Sunline Transit Agency and most city transportation services will run on a normal schedule; and Metrolink trains will not run. Information: (800) 371-LINK.
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