Riverside Local News

Darryl L. Exum Selected for Esteemed Lawyers of America

2017-08-05

Darryl L. Exum Selected for Esteemed Lawyers of America Riverside, CA, August 05, 2017– A civil rights advocate who is also a teacher and mentor to young attorneys has been selected for admission to the Esteemed Lawyers of America. Since 1991, California criminal defense attorney Darryl L. Exum has earned a reputation for legal excellence, and he has emerged as one of the preeminent trial lawyers in Riverside, California, and the Inland Empire region of southern California. Mr. Exum has considerable experience in all aspects of criminal defense, and he’s been certified as a Criminal Defense Specialist by the State Bar of California since 2000. Attorney Darryl L. Exum earned his J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law. He is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi and the American Bar Association. Mr. Exum has been named as an Inland Empire “Super Lawyer,” and in 2015, he was honored as Attorney of the Year by the Richard...

NEW ACCOUNTANT’s Current Issue Explores “Taking the CPA Exam? Here’s Help”

2017-08-04

    CHICAGO, IL, August 04, 2017 — New Accountant Magazine, a trusted professional journal for college accounting students since 1985, published the latest issue, available both in print and online. This Back to School issue provides valuable information for students and professionals alike who are entering the accounting world. The featured cover story in this issue, “Taking the CPA Exam? Here’s Help.” provides readers with the steps one should take to prepare for the CPA Exam. From knowing what is on the exam, to understanding state licensure requirements and practicing. They also provide ideas on who to turn to for support during this process, as well as a list of CPA Exam resources. The...

First-time Buyers Discover Small Town Charm of Beaumont and Attainable New Homes by Pardee

2017-07-30

    BEAUMONT, CA, July 30, 2017 — As former renters who lived in Riverside, the Samala family knew that when the time was right to buy a home they wanted to live in a good place to raise a family–uncrowded and reminiscent of the small town in Central California where they grew up. They planned ahead and saved, worked hard and got pre-approved for a loan, and in time discovered Beaumont and Northstar by Pardee Homes. “Beaumont reminds me of Merced, offering my wife Mya and I a good place to raise a family and own a brand new home with plenty of room for our two children and my-mother-in-law too,” said Dennis Samala. “We looked at other homes in Beaumont, including resales, and signs led us to Northstar. I can’t believe we were able to buy this home. We couldn’t be happier, or prouder.” Crafted to provide the best lifestyle experience for growing families, Northstar is one of seven new home neighborhoods built by Pardee Homes...

Daphne Janice Fairbairn Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

2017-07-28

    RIVERSIDE, CA, July 28, 2017 — Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Daphne Janice Fairbairn a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Dr. Fairbairn celebrates many years’ experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process. Dr. Fairbairn is a Professor Emerita of the University of California, Riverside, as well as a past President of the Society for the Study of Evolution. She dedicated many years to the University of California and to Concordia University in Montreal pursuing the study of organismal biology, population...

Duong Retail Group Achieves Peak Pricing on the Sale of Two Inland Empire Retail Properties for Total of $9,865,000
Duong Retail Group Achieves Peak Pricing on the Sale of Two Inland Empire Retail Properties for Total of $9,865,000

2017-07-27

Press Release – updated: Jul 27, 2017 07:00 EDT RIVERSIDE, Calif., July 27, 2017 – Ron Duong of the Duong Retail Group closed escrow on two Inland Empire Retail properties. The University Heights Shopping Center by the University of California, Riverside was sold to a private investor based in San Bernardino County. Ron Duong and Roy Dilekoglu represented both the buyer and the seller on the transaction with an aggressive marketing campaign that resulted in multiple offers generated within two weeks of listing the property and a record low cap rate of 5 percent. Ron Duong and Peter Deltondo also represented the buyer and seller of a new Black Bear Diner in Chino, California. The sale of Black...

TextMarks Chosen by Riverside Transit Agency For Real Time Bus Arrival Information Through SMS Platform
TextMarks Chosen by Riverside Transit Agency For Real Time Bus Arrival Information Through SMS Platform

2017-07-25

Pasadena, CA July 25, 2017 — TextMarks, a leading provider of SMS text messaging, today announced it is powering SMS capabilities for Riverside Transit Agency (RTA), which provides public bus service for the residents of western Riverside County, California, a 2,500 square miles service area. RTA riders can now find out when the next scheduled bus will arrive using any cell phone via text message. This follows RTA’s recent launch of the new version of their BusWatch app, which allows customers to view arrival times of all large fixed-route buses in real-time. “We are thrilled to put this vital information in the palm of our customers’ hands,” said RTA Chair Linda Krupa. “The ability to track bus times through both the app and by text message reflects our commitment to making transit easy and accessible.” Krupa...

California Corporate Whistleblower Center Now Urges an Employee of a Company That Is Overbilling the Defense Department or any Federal Agency in California To Call About Possible Rewards

2017-07-25

Call us anytime at 866-714-6466 if your employer is involved in significant overbilling, fraud or if the company is out of compliance with their federal contract” — California Corporate Whistleblower Center WASHINGTON, DC, USA, July 25, 2017 — The California Corporate Whistleblower Center says, “We are urging an employee of a California based company that is providing any type of imaginable service to the US Department of Defense or any other federal agency to call us anytime at 866-714-6466 if their employer is involved in significant overbilling, fraud or if the company is out of compliance with their federal contract. As we would like to discuss the rewards for this type of information can be substantial.” http://California.CorporateWhistleblower.Com...

The Gift of Solar Will Be Helping Local Riverside Family Send Kids to College
The Gift of Solar Will Be Helping Local Riverside Family Send Kids to College

2017-07-19

GRID Alternatives and Sullivan Solar Power partner to give local family a brighter future Press Release – updated: Jul 18, 2017 13:39 PDT RIVERSIDE, Calif., July 18, 2017 – In today’s economy, it’s not uncommon to hear about financial challenges of raising a family. After paying the mortgage, a car payment and the utility bills, saving for college tuition, a dream vacation or even retirement can seem like a distant dream. This was the case for the Ocampo family from Riverside. As a single mother, Maria Ocampo works long hours to provide for her children. Yet, every day she must budget to pay for what is necessary and worry how she will have enough to pay for her children to attend and graduate from college, an opportunity she was never granted. In her search to provide...

National American Miss State Finalist
National American Miss State Finalist

2017-07-17

Miss Josie Cabrera will be competing in the National American Miss Junior Teen Division as a State Finalist held on July 30th, 2017 at the beautiful Indian Wells Resort in Indian Wells, CA. Riverside, CA, July 17, 2017– The National American Miss Pageant System is the largest in the nation. The focus of this organization is to create future leaders and to equip them with real-world skills to make their dreams a reality. The program is based on inner beauty, as well as poise and presentation, and offers an “All American spirit of fun for family and friends.” Emphasis is placed on the importance of gaining self-confidence and learning new skills, such as good attitudes about competition, as well as setting and achieving personal goals. Miss Cabrera is excited at the potential of being crowned Miss Junior Teen California. As an entering Junior at Riverside Poly High School, Josie is concert master and first chair violinist...

Skye Palm Springs Wins Project Of The Year Honors In 2017 Gold Nugget Awards
Skye Palm Springs Wins Project Of The Year Honors In 2017 Gold Nugget Awards

2017-07-08

    MISSION VIEJO, CA, July 08, 2017 — Skye Palm Springs was named Residential Detached Project Of The Year in the 2017 Gold Nugget Awards program, which celebrated all winners June 29 in San Diego at PCBC, the homebuilding industry’s largest regional conference. Created and developed by Woodbridge Pacific Group (WPG) and Hannouche Architects, Skye Palm Springs also won Gold Nugget honors for each of its three modeled floorplans. Residence Four earned a Grand Award and Residences One and Two earned Merit Awards. “We knew immediately that Skye Palm Springs was special, and the more we looked, the more we liked,”...

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