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Riverside is the seat of Riverside County
east of Los Angeles
, between San Bernadino and Escondido. It lies along Highway 60 near Lake Perris and the Angeles National Forest
In 1870, a development company acquired and platted the future townsite. Riverside was incorporated in 1883. Early growth was spurred by citrus farming. The first marketing cooperative, formed here in 1892, led to the California Fruit Growers Exchange. Industry followed in the early 1900s.
Today, Riverside is a citrus fruit-packing and diversified industrial hub. The University of California at Riverside operates a citrus experimental station. Attractions include California Citrus State Historic Park and the Parent Washington Navel Orange Tree, which is more than 130 years old and still produces fruit. Nearby are March Air Reserve Base and Riverside International Raceway.
There also is a Riverside, Wyoming.
California Counties Riverside County |
Education California Baptist University | La Sierra University | Phillips College Inland Empire Campus |
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries La Villa Mexican Restaurant | Mrs T's Heavenly Desserts |
Golf Fairmount Golf Course | Parkview Community Hospital | Riverside Community Hospital | Econo Lodge Riverside |
Residential and Commercial Real Estate David Robinson Realtor |
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08/14 Coming to The area
OC Greek Food Fest Anaheim CA May17-19 The OC Greek Food Festival celebrates the best of Greek food, music, dancing and culture. Experience authentic Greek foods and homemade Greek pastries; traditional Greek dancing and Greek music.
San Diego Greek Festival San Diego CA June7-9 Treat yourself to an enjoyable Friday evening with delicious Greek food,
imported beer, live Greek music and dancing. Then come back the next day for more fun. On Sunday, repeat as needed!
Baroque Music Festival Corona del Mar CA June16-23 We strive for historically stylistic interpretations of the great masterpieces of the Baroque period.
Antique And Garden Show Bakersfield CA August12-13 =The show features 200 dealer spaces, located on five tree covered acres, 30 historic buildings, a variety of great food, and live blues and jazz music.
Little Italy Festa San Diego CA October13 The largest Italian American festival on the West Coast. Hip and Historic Little Italy welcomes over 120,000 attendees with the tantalizing sights, sounds and aromas of Italian culture.