Archive for January 21st, 2012

The PE: REDEVELOPMENT: Bill aims to save agencies improving former bases

A state Assembly plan to continue revamping ex-military bases could be expanded to Inland sites

BY JIM MILLER
SACRAMENTO BUREAU
jmiller@pe.com

Published: 19 January 2012 06:19 PM

SACRAMENTO — Redevelopment agencies focused on bringing new businesses and other projects to decommissioned military bases could keep operating if legislation taking shape in the Capitol becomes law.

Read the rest of this entry »

The PE: S.B. COUNTY: Pension reform voter measure proposed

BY IMRAN GHORI
STAFF WRITER
ighori@pe.com

Published: 20 January 2012 10:26 PM

Future retirement benefit increases for San Bernardino County employees could be decided by voters under a proposal that will go before the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.

Read the rest of this entry »

By Andrew Edwards, Staff Writer
Created: 01/20/2012 10:52:09 AM PST

The Inland Empire’s unemployment rate fell to 12.2 percent last month as employers in San Bernardino and Riverside counties added 5,200 non farm jobs, state officials reported Friday.

Read the rest of this entry »

The PE: REPORT: Inland job market continues its comeback

BY JACK KATZANEK
STAFF WRITER
jkatzanek@pe.com

Published: 20 January 2012 04:08 PM

December was an excellent month for the job market in Inland Southern California, and the typical seasonal opportunities in stores, restaurants and movie theaters had very little to do with it.

Read the rest of this entry »

By Wendy Leung, Staff Writer
Created: 01/20/2012 03:29:05 PM PST

RANCHO CUCAMONGA – As Ontario steps up efforts to gain autonomy of L.A./Ontario International Airport, leaders from neighboring Rancho Cucamonga are joining a growing number of agencies calling for local control.

Read the rest of this entry »