Longtime historian Mrs. Alberta Kearney of Perris was chosen as Grand Marshall of the Black History Parade. The parade was a tremendous success according to the fifty plus entries that paraded down Perris Boulevard on a sunny day.
The North Fontana Parade Committee hosted a Cultural Arts Festival and Black History Parade on Saturday, February 22, 2003. The event was co-sponsored by the City of Fontana Recreation and Community Services Division.
Ricardo Etheridge worried about closing costs when he and his wife decided to buy their first home. They attended home faires co-sponsored by the Riverside Partners in Homeowership (RPIH), and prayed about it.
Circus Chimera, the worlds tallest big top circus, is coming to the Inland Empire, beginning on Monday, March 3 through April 6 in ten locations including Beaumont (March 3-5), Lake Elsinore (March 6-9), Moreno Valley (March 10-13), Riverside (March 14-16), San Bernardino (March 17-19), Norco (March 20-23), Rialto (March 24-27), Chino (March 28-30), Yucaipa (March 31- April 2) and Hesperia (April 3-6).