Archive for January 8th, 2013

The Sun: San Bernardino City Council meets, sets new meeting

San Bernardino Seal

Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 01/07/2013 07:46:50 PM PST

SAN BERNARDINO – The first City Council meeting of the year flew by in only two hours Monday, after starting about an hour and a half late.

The delay was to privately discuss the city’s bankruptcy case with attorneys.

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Ontario International Airport

Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 01/07/2013 12:14:03 PM PST
Updated: 01/07/2013 08:48:39 PM PST

View: OIAA Adopted Strategic Business Plan – Executive Summary

ONTARIO – It’s a question that has been asked over and over again: What would the Ontario International Airport Authority do if it had control of Los Angeles/Ontario International Airport?

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Wes Woods II, Staff Writer
Posted: 01/07/2013 10:23:43 AM PST
Updated: 01/07/2013 06:40:13 PM PST

LOS ANGELES – A former medical marijuana dispensary owner on Monday was sentenced to 10 years in prison for operating three facilities in the Inland Empire.

Aaron Sandusky, one of only a handful of defendants to fight U.S. prosecutors, was convicted in October on federal charges of distributing marijuana.

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January 07, 2013 9:38 AM
LYNNEA LOMBARDO, Staff Writer

SAN BERNARDINO • Robert Lovingood, the newly elected San Bernardino County 1st District Supervisor, has chosen Daily Press Editor Donald Holland to be his special assistant.

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PolitiCal
On politics in the Golden State
January 7, 2013 | 10:02 pm

Gov. Jerry Brown contends California no longer needs to reduce overcrowding in the state’s prisons.

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PolitiCal
On politics in the Golden State
January 7, 2013 | 5:28 pm

When Gov. Jerry Brown releases his budget proposal Thursday, he will include his plans for $500 million in new spending on energy efficiency and related programs.

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PolitiCal
On politics in the Golden State
January 7, 2013 | 4:46 pm

Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, left, shown last June, has a long to-do list for the California Senate before he’s termed out of office in two years.Senate leader Darrell Steinberg has only two years left in the Legislature before term limits force him out, and he has a long to-do list he wants to finish before then.

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SFChronicle: Banks’ mortgage settlement draws skepticism

Hmmm

Carolyn Said
Updated 11:02 pm, Monday, January 7, 2013

Consumer advocates on Monday questioned the effectiveness of an $8.5 billion settlement to resolve charges that 10 major banks mishandled foreclosures and loan modifications, saying details remain murky and that the amount of money will be minimal once distributed among millions of people.

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