Archive for March 12th, 2013

InlandPolitics: Election Day: Voters to weigh-in on 32nd Senate District vacancy


Tuesday, March 12, 2013 – 09:00 a.m.

It’s Election day in the Inland Empire.

The 32nd State Senate District seat vacated by now U.S. Representative Gloria Negrete-McLeod is under consideration today.

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Riverside County Sheriff

March 11, 2013; 03:24 PM

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department’s new radio system will not go into use by the end of March, as was previously expected.

To read story by Brian Rokos in The Press Enterprise, click here.

The PE: SAN BERNARDINO: State demands another $15.2 million

San Bernardino Seal

The finance department says it’ll dock San Bernardino’s future tax proceeds if it doesn’t hand over redevelopment funds

March 11, 2013; 09:19 PM

The state Department of Finance is warning that it could dock some of San Bernardino’s future tax proceeds if the city does not hand over $15.2 million in former redevelopment funds — a dispute that could cause the city to become the first in California to face costly post-redevelopment penalties.

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

black ribbon

March 11, 2013; 07:18 PM

Jesus Cardenas, who came to the United States as a teenage migrant worker almost 60 years ago and built one of Inland Southern California’s iconic locally grown supermarket operations, has died. He would have turned 74 in about two weeks.

To read story by Jack Katzanek in The Press Enterprise, click here.

DailyBulletin: Upland City Council approves mid-year budget

Upland seal

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/11/2013 09:55:33 PM PDT
Updated: 03/11/2013 10:06:45 PM PDT

UPLAND – The Upland City Council on Monday approved the mid-year budget review, which shows about $200,000 in savings.

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DailyBulletin: Upland seeking finance manager

Position has been vacant since 2011
Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/11/2013 08:58:23 PM PDT
Updated: 03/11/2013 08:58:30 PM PDT

UPLAND – As city officials continue to work through Upland’s financial troubles, they are seeking help in monitoring day-to-day finances.

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By Susan Abram, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/11/2013 08:00:00 AM PDT
Updated: 03/11/2013 10:01:18 PM PDT

Special report: Dollars for Docs

Regional snapshots: South Bay | Long Beach | Pasadena | Inland Empire

Drug money runs deep in the Golden State.

It comes from the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies and leads to a mental health clinic in Granada Hills, an anesthesiologist’s office in Santa Monica, and to a cardiologist with practices in Glendale, Pasadena, and Long Beach.

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Andrew Edwards, Staff Writer
Posted: 03/11/2013 09:31:17 PM PDT
Updated: 03/11/2013 09:47:50 PM PDT

At least three San Bernardino County physicians have earned more than $100,000 in speaking fees from pharmaceutical companies, according to new data.

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VVdailyPress: Brady may face censure

Victor Valley College

Trustee accused of misusing VVC logo in fundraising mailer

March 12, 2013 6:07 AM
Lynnea Lombardo

VICTORVILLE • A committee formed on the Victor Valley College Board plans to consider censuring trustee Joseph W. Brady at tonight’s board meeting.

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March 11th, 2013, 3:38 pm

Orange County is known as an ATM for political fundraisers – Mitt Romney came for the dough four times in 2012 – but the sums brought in by the county’s own Congress members are relatively middling.

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Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
March 11, 2013

California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye implored the Legislature on Monday to better fund the court system, tying the issue to a basic guarantee of justice.

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