Archive for October 1st, 2015

Lou Desmond

Thursday, October 1, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Ontario International Airport

Published: Sept. 30, 2015 – Updated: 10:36 p.m.

  • But domestic passengers drop for third month in a row.

Passenger traffic at Ontario International Airport rose 2.26 percent in August over the previous year, driven by flights to Mexico that weren’t being offered in 2014. Domestic passengers dropped for the third month in a row.

To read article by Richard K. De Atley in The Press-Enterprise, click here.

Warehouse

A worker makes his way through an aisle at the Pacific Mountain Logistics company on Feb. 17 in Ontario. The San Bernardino-Ontario-Riverside area is one of the most logistics-friendly places in the state, according to a recent report. (File Photo)

By Neil Nisperos, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 09/30/15 – 8:20 PM PDT |

The San Bernardino-Ontario-Riverside area is among the top most logistics-friendly places in the state, according to a recent report.

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San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen, The Sun
Posted: 09/30/15 – 9:03 PM PDT |

SAN BERNARDINO >> Arguably the only person with direct knowledge of much of the city’s complex redevelopment process won’t show up to work today, after nine sometimes-controversial years at City Hall.

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PPIC

Capitol Alert
By Christopher Cadelago
ccadelago@sacbee.com
September 30, 2015

  • Nearly half of likely voters want to extend Proposition 30 tax increases
  • Cigarette taxes favored by majority of voters
  • Broad support for shifting public employees to 401(k)-style plans

A new poll finds that nearly half of likely California voters favor temporarily extending Proposition 30’s sales and income tax hikes, but support falls to just 32 percent when asked if they should be made permanent.

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Refinery

By Nick Green, Daily Breeze
Posted: 09/30/15 – 7:56 PM PDT |

The buyer of ExxonMobil’s Torrance refinery is a little-known company that has existed only seven years but will become the nation’s fifth largest independent refiner once the deal is consummated next year.

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California

Chris Kirkham
September 30, 2015

California’s economic growth will continue to outpace the rest of the nation over the next five years, according to a new forecast, though the expansion is expected to slow after next year.

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Orange County District Attorney

Sept. 30, 2015 – Updated 11:18 p.m.

ORANGE – A top official for the Orange County District Attorney’s Office had a one-word response Wednesday to widespread accusations that local prosecutors illegally use jailhouse informants and withhold evidence beneficial to the defense: “baloney.”

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Kevin McCarthy

By Carolyn Lochhead
September 30, 2015 at 8:40 AM

House Speaker-in-waiting Kevin McCarthy of Bakersfield put his foot in his mouth in a big way Tuesday night in an interview with Sean Hannity in which he directly tied the Benghazi hearings — the longest in congressional history — to Hillary Clinton’s poll numbers.

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CNBC Logo

By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press
Sept. 30, 2015 | 5:19 p.m. EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — CNBC announced debate criteria Wednesday that could narrow the crowded field of Republican presidential hopefuls.

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Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney, seen here campaigning in Ohio in 2012, long ago ruled out a 2016 run but has been following the race closely and has ideas for the Republican Party to win back the White House. (Melina Mara/The Washington Post)

By Philip Rucker
September 30, 2015 at 5:30 PM

Mitt Romney long ago ruled out a presidential run in 2016, but he is hardly retired from politics.

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