Archive for July 2nd, 2011

DailyBulletin: Colonies case hits a snag

Judge delays release of Grand Jury transcripts, Colonies defendants back in court on July 22
By Joe Nelson Staff Writer
Created: 07/01/2011 09:11:56 PM PDT

A court reporter’s glitch resulted Friday in delaying the release of thousands of pages of Grand Jury transcripts in a criminal conspiracy and bribery case implicating former San Bernardino County officials and a Rancho Cucamonga developer.

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By PE Politics
July 1, 2011 6:01 PM

San Bernardino County’s property values declined by less than 1 percent this year, Assessor Dennis Draeger reported Friday.

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10:00 PM PDT on Friday, July 1, 2011

By SANDRA STOKLEY and JIM MILLER
The Press-Enterprise

A day after Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation that could spell insolvency for Riverside County’s newest cities, dignitaries and residents gathered on Friday to usher in a new era for Jurupa Valley: as Riverside County’s 28th city.

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The Sun: Victorville audit not in Grand Jury report

By Joe Nelson Staff Writer
Posted: 07/01/2011 07:54:57 PM PDT

An unprecedented two-year investigation by the San Bernardino County Grand Jury into allegations of fiscal mismanagement in the city of Victorville produced no findings in the Grand Jury’s annual report released Thursday.

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The Sun: San Bernardino Airport Authority reacts to report

By Ryan Carter, Staff Writer
Posted: 07/01/2011 08:58:37 PM PDT

The executive director of the San Bernardino International Airport Authority on Friday fired back at a report out this week that raised questions about how the former Air Force base is being run.

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DailyBulletin: County leaders see the future

Adopt vision statement
By Mediha Fejzagic DiMartino Staff Writer
Created: 07/01/2011 09:11:58 PM PDT

RANCHO CUCAMONGA – When Greg Devereaux took over as top San Bernardino County executive a year ago, he noticed that its leadership did not have a clear road map to follow.

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Takano

 

10:00 PM PDT on Friday, July 1, 2011

By BEN GOAD
Washington Bureau

Riverside Community College Board trustee and two-time congressional candidate Mark Takano announced Friday that he would run for a newly proposed House seat representing Riverside, Moreno Valley, Norco, Eastvale and Jurupa Valley.

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Amazon.com Inc. said Wednesday that it will stop working with online affiliates based in California. (Paul Sakuma / Associated Press)

By Marc Lifsher and Andrea Chang, Los Angeles Times
July 2, 2011

Reporting from Sacramento and Los Angeles— Amazon.com Inc. is sticking by its vow not to collect California sales tax on Internet purchases — and state officials must decide what to do about it.

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By Tom Petruno Market Beat
July 2, 2011

America is getting good at muddling through.

That was the economy’s disheartening growth story in the first half of 2011. Things may not look much different in the second half.

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