Archive for December 20th, 2011

InlandPolitics: You gotta love it!

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 – 11:15 a.m.

You gotta love it!

San Bernardino County has announced the location of its always much anticipated State of the County event to be held in February 2012.

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The PE: BALLOT: Americans Elect qualifies for ballot

BY JIM MILLER
SACRAMENTO BUREAU
jmiller@pe.com

Published: 19 December 2011 02:29 PM

SACRAMENTO – For the first time since 1995, a new political party has been certified for the California ballot.

The secretary of state’s office announced Monday that Americans Elect had turned in 1.09 million valid voter signatures to qualify for the June 2012 ballot. It needed 1,030,040 valid signatures.

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The PE: RIVERSIDE: Charter group makes recommendations

BY ALICIA ROBINSON
STAFF WRITER
arobinson@pe.com

Published: 19 December 2011 09:10 PM

Proposals to create a commission on sustainability, have Riverside’s internal city auditor report to the council, hold council runoff elections sooner, and a handful of less substantive changes have passed the first hurdle to getting into the city charter.

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McNeely

Josh Dulaney, The (San Bernardino County) Sun
Posted: 12/19/2011 01:55:21 PM PST

SAN BERNARDINO – City Manager Charles McNeely on Monday denied rumors swirling around City Hall that he will leave his post in January.

When reached by telephone and asked if he intends to step down, McNeely said, “At some point, yeah, but not now.”

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Joe Nelson, The (San Bernardino County) Sun
Posted: 12/19/2011 05:22:30 PM PST

Seven current and former employees of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, accused of forging training documents for increased pay in a decade-long scam, appeared briefly in San Bernardino Superior Court Monday for a pre-trial hearing.

Lawyers agreed to another continuance and set a new pretrial date for March 23.

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DailyBulletin: Chino voters to fill 3 seats, mayor included

Canan Tasci, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Created: 12/19/2011 09:14:29 AM PST

CHINO – Although it’s months away, the city’s mayor and two councilmen have their eyes set on the prize – being re-elected to the City Council in the November elections.

Chino’s Mayor Dennis Yates – who will be entering his 20th year on the council – said the elections this year will be significant.

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VVDailyPress: 8th District congressional candidates face off

December 20, 2011 8:58 AM
Natasha Lindstrom, Staff Writer

VICTORVILLE • There were more friendly nods of approval exchanged than competitive sparks flying Monday night as candidates for the High Desert’s new 8th Congressional District faced off at a public debate.

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The PE: HIGHLAND: City Council meeting canceled

DARRELL R. SANTSCHI
STAFF WRITER
dsantschi@pe.com

Published: 19 December 2011 11:05 AM

The Highland City Council has canceled its Dec. 27 meeting.

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