Archive for October 10th, 2013

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Thursday, October 10, 2013 – 02:00 p.m.

The California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) has been given expanded authority to deal with conflict of interest violations under Governmant Code section 1090 et. seq.

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Campaigns

Thursday, October 10, 2013 – 01:05 p.m.

The San Bernardino County District Attorney’s race, currently between incumbent Mike Ramos and Deputy District Attorney Grover Merritt, finally landed in the legal publication, Daily Journal.

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Breaking_News

Thursday, October 10, 2013 – 12:57 p.m.

Sources report that the Orange County Sheriff’s Department and District Attorney are presently executing a search warrant at the Foothill Boulevard offices of Upland-based Law firm Lackie, Dammeier, McGill and Ethir.

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ARMC

Thursday, October 10, 2013 – 09:00 a.m.

It’s been some time since federal authorities executed the November 2012 search warrant at San Bernardino County-owned and operated Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC).

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InlandPolitics: GOP caving again?

GOP

Thursday, October 10, 2013 – 08:40 a.m.

Republican members in th U.S. House of Representatives, who haven’t the slightest clue what they’re doing, appear to be on the path to caving, once again, this lovely Thursday morning.

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Mark Uffer

Mark Uffer, the former top administrator of San Bernardino County, will be the new CEO of Corona Regional Medical Center./File Photo

October 09, 2013; 02:45 PM

A former San Bernardino County administrator has been chosen as Corona Regional Medical Center’s new chief executive officer.

To read story by Imran Ghori in The Press Enterprise, click here.

Moreno Valley seal

The Moreno Valley City Council will hold a special meeting at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, to consider ratifying the recent appointment of Yxstian Gutierrez

October 09, 2013; 09:26 PM

The Moreno Valley City Council has announced a special meeting Thursday night, Oct. 10, to ratify the controversial appointment of Yxstian Gutierrez. But an attorney said the meeting may violate the state open-meetings law that it is intended to satisfy.

To read story by Suzanne Hurt in The Press Enterprise, click here.

Campaigns

By Ryan Hagen, The Sun
Posted: 10/09/13, 7:27 PM PDT |

SAN BERNARDINO >> All 11 mayoral candidates gave their plans to bring the city together, attract business and achieve their first priority in office Tuesday at the first of three forums hosted by the San Bernardino Area Chamber of Commerce.

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San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen, The Sun
Posted: 10/09/13, 1:09 PM PDT | Updated: 8 hrs ago

SAN BERRNARDINO >> It might have saved $12 million a year and it might have left residents less safe, but potential proposals by outside agencies to run the city’s fire services won’t be seen — for now.

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By Joe Nelson, The Sun
Posted: 10/09/13, 6:52 PM PDT | Updated: 2 hrs ago

ONTARIO >> While the Inland Empire experienced major losses in the manufacturing and construction sectors during the Great Recession, the unemployment gap is closing, economic output is steadily increasing and the housing sector is showing signs of recovery, a Claremont McKenna College professor said Wednesday,

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VVDailyPress: Daily Press owner buys Riverside newspaper

Press-Enterprise

October 10, 2013 7:14 AM
By MARY ANN MILBOURN, ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER

Freedom Communications Inc. on Thursday announced an agreement to purchase The Press-Enterprise in Riverside, a daily newspaper owned by Dallas-based A.H. Belo Corp., for $27.25 million. The deal is expected to close by mid-month.

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Investors are getting nervous about the government shutdown and threat of debt default

By Walter Hamilton
October 9, 2013, 10:58 a.m.

Nearly three-quarters of investors in a new survey say their confidence in the economy has been shaken by the government shutdown and threat of default.

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Taxes

By Mark Glover
mglover@sacbee.com
Published: Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 – 11:12 am
Last Modified: Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 – 2:36 pm

California ranked 48th out 50 states in the Washington, D.C.-based Tax Foundation’s 2014 State Business Tax Climate Index.

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