Archive for February 27th, 2013

The Sun: Simpson: San Bernardino must bolster Finance Department

San Bernardino Seal

Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 02/26/2013 06:11:18 PM PST

SAN BERNARDINO – In a resignation letter that effectively served as his last words as finance director, Jason Simpson gave San Bernardino a stark warning.

Get the city’s finances in order or fail.

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Ontario International Airport Terminal 4

Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Posted: 02/26/2013 06:37:34 PM PST
Updated: 02/26/2013 06:39:16 PM PST

ONTARIO – The bad news just keeps coming for LA/Ontario International Airport.

On Tuesday, the airport was hit with the news that it had recorded dismal figures for the first month of 2013.

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By Gregory J. Wilcox, Staff Writer
Posted: 02/26/2013 06:38:01 PM PST
Updated: 02/26/2013 09:17:01 PM PST

The Southland’s housing market is heating up as prices have popped to their highest level in six years, new home sales are increasing and foreclosure activity is on the wane, according to reports released Tuesday.

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VVDailyPress: SB County court cases officially reassigned


County Supervisors approve resolution to support equitable funding
February 26, 2013 7:29 PM
Brooke Self, Staff Writer

SAN BERNARDINO • San Bernardino County Supervisors on Tuesday voted to adopt a resolution seeking adequate funding from the state to keep courthouses open in Barstow, Needles and Big Bear.

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OCRegister: Edison: San Onofre woes have cost $402 million


Published: Feb. 26, 2013 Updated: Feb. 27, 2013 7:52 a.m.

The cost to inspect and repair faulty steam generators at the San Onofre nuclear plant reached $102 million by the end of 2012, while the cost to replace lost power hit $300 million, Edison International said Tuesday in a report on company costs.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013 – 12:00 am
Last Modified: Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013 – 7:49 am

On Monday, the Assembly Transportation Committee held what was supposedly an oversight hearing on the state’s nascent bullet train project.

It was a joke.

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By JULIET WILLIAMS – Associated Press
Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 | 09:44 AM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — As Republicans nationwide reconsider the party’s direction, nowhere is their challenge more daunting than in California.

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