Archive for August 9th, 2011

InlandPolitics: Is there really anything good to write on the economy?

Tuesday, August 9, 2011 – 08:00 a.m.

People keep asking is there anything good to say about the economy?

The answer? Not really.

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Tuesday, August 9, 2011 – 07:30 a.m.

The race between San Bernardino City Attorney Jim Penman and challenger David McKenna is shaping up to be the same old song.

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The PE: Inland car pool and rail projects could proceed

11:28 PM PDT on Monday, August 8, 2011

By DUG BEGLEY
The Press-Enterprise

Construction of car pool lanes along Highway 91 in Riverside and a major railroad overpass in Colton will begin by early next year, provided state officials approve a new round of money for transportation projects.

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The PE: Governor signs national popular vote bill

By PE Politics on August 8, 2011 1:09 PM

Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Monday that pledged the state’s 55 electoral votes to the presidential candidate who wins the national popular vote.

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10:00 PM PDT on Monday, August 8, 2011

By SANDRA STOKLEY
The Press-Enterprise

The Eastvale City Council, meeting in joint session with the city’s Planning Commission, will get its first in-depth look Wednesday at a proposed development that would put three mega-warehouses on one of the last major pieces of developable land in the city.

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10:00 PM PDT on Monday, August 8, 2011

By ALICIA ROBINSON
The Press-Enterprise

An attorney for four medical marijuana dispensaries in Riverside has filed several lawsuits to pre-empt any city attempts to close the facilities.

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The Sun: Few file for council races

Two challengers showing interest
Josh Dulaney, Staff Writer
Posted: 08/08/2011 08:39:45 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – Few challengers thus far have pulled candidate papers to run for the four City Council seats up for election on Nov. 8.

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DailyBulletin: Quincey report suggested DA review

Quincey

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Created: 08/08/2011 10:40:11 PM PDT

UPLAND – The original police report taken during a domestic dispute between former City Manager Robb Quincey and his ex-fiancee requested that the case be sent to the San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office.

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By Dale Kasler
dkasler@sacbee.com
Published: Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 1A
Wall Street’s scary losing streak could put a dent in California’s fragile economic recovery.

In some ways, it already has.

The huge downturn in the stock market, punctuated by Monday’s near-record fall, is costing the state’s public pension funds billions of dollars. It’s putting a strain on tax revenues – and could throw the just-passed state budget out of whack.

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