Archive for October 2nd, 2011

Saturday, October 1, 2011 – 1:30 p.m.

San Bernardino County’s pension fund, in a step in the right direction, appears headed towards abandoning a half-baked plan to manage the money of other jurisdictions and terminate the consultant and lobbyist involved in helping conjure up the idea to line their pockets.

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Saturday, October 1, 2011 – 12:30 p.m.

Assemblyman Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley), a newly announced candidate for the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors, says he wants to help distance the county from corruption and thus will run on an anti-corruption platform.

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The PE: Munger gives $15k to help San Bernardino GOP

By PE Politics
September 30, 2011 6:53 PM

The San Bernardino County Republican Central Committee’s finances are getting a lot healthier thanks to a wealthy Northern California activist whose ideas are sometimes unpopular in GOP circles.

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The PE: INLAND: Medical marijuana legal fights heat up

Store operators say their medical marijuana dispensaries are legitimate under Prop. 215; cities, however, fear guidelines are being ignored


Inland area cities and counties are working to close storefront medical marijuana dispensaries that have appeared all over the landscape in the past two years.

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The Sun: Democrats rescind SB city school board endorsement

Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 10/01/2011 03:30:29 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – The Democratic Central Committee of San Bernardino has taken back its endorsement of Teresa Parra for school board.

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VVDailyPress: Victorville sales tax jumps 11.63 percent

Upward trend continues after years of steady decline
October 02, 2011 12:00 PM
From Staff Reports

VICTORVILLE • Net sales tax revenues to Victorville increased by 11.63 percent in the second quarter, for the largest year-over-year gain in six years.

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By John Hoeffel, Patrick McGreevy and Jean Merl, Los Angeles Times
October 2, 2011

She is described by people who hired her as modest, generous, pleasant and so ordinary they struggle to recall anything about her. Her lifestyle showed no sign of extravagance. Quite the opposite.

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