Archive for March 9th, 2014

InlandPolitics: Grand Terrace: Cortes urged colleagues prosecution

Grand Terrace

Sunday, March 9, 2014 – 12:00 p.m.

A few years ago, the San Bernardino County Distrct Attorney charged Former Grand Terrace City Councilman Jim Miller, with a single felony conflict-of-interest count, for voting on approval of check registers, which listed checks paid to his wife’s community newspaper for city-purchased advertisments.

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stater Bros

Sunday, March 9, 2014 – 10:00 a.m.

Stater Bros. Holdings, an economic barometer for the Inland Empire and Southern California, posted solid numbers in the last quarter of 2013.

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San Bernardino International Airport

Executive Director AJ Wilson gives a tour of San Bernardino International Airport’s Customs building on Tuesday, February 25, 2014. Sneak preview of San Bernardino International Airport’s Customs building, which will enable the field to receive international flights. (Kurt Miller/Staff Photographer)

March 08, 2014; 06:09 PM

Without scheduled airline service, people will not consider San Bernardino International Airport a success.

Airport officials acknowledged as much at a ribbon-cutting last month for the newly built International Arrivals Terminal at the former Norton Air Force Base.

To read story by Cassie MacDuff in The Press Enterprise, click here.

By Don Thompson, Associated Press
Posted: 03/09/14, 3:19 AM PDT |

SACRAMENTO >> California counties are confounding the state’s court-ordered efforts to sharply reduce its inmate population by sending state prisons far more convicts than anticipated, including a record number of people with second felony convictions.

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Carla Marinucci

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Political news, election updates, for San Francisco CA and national politics
Posted on Sunday, March 9 at 12:01am | By Carla Marinucci

With proponents arguing that it could put billions into state coffers and provide crucial jobs, California Democrats on Sunday will move to insert a plank in their party platform calling to “support the legalization, regulation and taxation of pot in a manner similar to that of tobacco or alcohol,” the Chronicle has learned.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Sunday, Mar. 9, 2014 – 1:00 am

Three years ago, as he began his third term as governor and faced a severe budget crisis, Jerry Brown prescribed fiscal medicine that his fellow Democrats had a difficult time swallowing.

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