Archive for July 21st, 2011

InlandPolitics: S.B. County: Supes staffer writing for attack blog

Rutherford

Thursday, July 21, 2011 – 09:00 a.m.

You know the saying.

How does it go?

What tangled webs we weave.

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The PE: Stone takes rebellion online

By PE Politics
July 20, 2011 9:19 AM

Riverside County Supervisor Jeff Stone, who proposed that 13 counties secede from California, has taken his effort online.

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The PE: SB Lincoln Club rides again

By PE Politics
July 20, 2011 7:29 AM

The San Bernardino County Lincoln Club had all but disappeared a few years ago. But the Republican organization is back and promises to bring together “concerned conservatives from the county’s west end, high desert and east valley…to promote freedom and liberty through the support of candidates and causes that further conservative core values,” according to its website.

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The PE: SB COUNTY: Redistricting proves difficult

10:00 PM PDT on Wednesday, July 20, 2011

By IMRAN GHORI
The Press-Enterprise

San Bernardino County supervisors struggled to reach agreement Wednesday at their third workshop in as many months to discuss new boundary lines for the county’s five supervisorial districts.

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10:00 PM PDT on Wednesday, July 20, 2011

By DARRELL R. SANTSCHI
The Press-Enterprise

Grand Terrace may have to surrender $2.8 million to the state of California this year and more than $670,000 a year in the future to keep the city’s redevelopment agency alive.

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10:00 PM PDT on Wednesday, July 20, 2011

By DARRELL R. SANTSCHI
The Press-Enterprise

The Grand Terrace City Council is looking to lift restrictions on the posting of campaign signs.

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The PE: REGION: March medical campus gets OK to build

06:40 PM PDT on Wednesday, July 20, 2011

By KIMBERLY PIERCEALL
The Press-Enterprise

Developer Don Ecker has rarely hidden his enthusiasm as he has reached benchmarks to build a medical campus on former March Air Force Base property, from the first agreement to first negotiations to the first building demolished.

Wednesday was no exception.

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The Sun: Mayor sees thriving city

Downtown is big goal for Redlands
Molly Davis, Staff Writer
Posted: 07/20/2011 06:40:52 PM PDT

REDLANDS – Although the city may not be financially well-off, there’s still much to be proud of, Mayor Pete Aguilar said Wednesday.

Speaking to local business leaders, residents and public officials, the mayor gave the State of the City address at a Chamber of Commerce luncheon held at the University of Redlands’ Orton Center.

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DailyBulletin: Political maps near finish

R.C., Upland would go into Baca’s district
Mediha Fejzagic DiMartino, Staff Writer
Created: 07/20/2011 06:30:31 PM PDT

After months of meetings and public input, the almost-final version of the Inland Empire’s congressional, Assembly and state Senate districts was released on Wednesday by the Citizens Redistricting Commission.

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VVDailyPress: Grand jury, Valles question city contract

Valles

July 20, 2011 3:44 PM
Brooke Edwards
Staff Writer

VICTORVILLE • The city’s contract for risk management services is stirring controversy, with both the San Bernardino County Grand Jury and Councilwoman Angela Valles raising concerns over what Victorville is getting for its money.

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$85 parcel tax would offset $1.3 million fire district shortfall
July 20, 2011 9:36 AM
Beau Yarbrough
Staff Writer

HESPERIA • A parcel tax to partly fund Hesperia’s fire service will appear on the ballot in November.

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SacBee: Jerry Brown assumes uncommon influence over FPPC

By David Siders
dsiders@sacbee.com
Published: Thursday, Jul. 21, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

Gov. Jerry Brown has seized uncommon influence over the political watchdog agency he helped create almost four decades ago as an independent body.

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