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UC RIVERSIDE: Wooldridge steps down as athletic director
RIVERSIDE ? Citing a need for change within the department, Jim Wooldridge stepped down Thursday as UC Riverside athletic director. Executive associate athletic director and senior woman administrator Janet Lucas will serve as interim AD....
30 Oct 2014 at 7:58pm

EASTVALE: Church sponsors city-wide Halloween parties
VantagePoint Church will sponsor a Halloween Block Party from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 31 throughout Eastvale to bring together the community. Events at 10 homes will include a haunted house, petting zoo, games with prizes, bounce houses and Halloween...
30 Oct 2014 at 8:35am

DECISION 2014: One-stop shop for Inland election coverage
Undecided about how to vote in the Nov. 4 election? Let inform you with our news coverage of candidates and issues, as well as editorial board endorsements. This page will be updated with more links as more stories are published. Get even...
30 Oct 2014 at 12:00am

LAKERS: Scott, Bryant push Lin to take charge of offense
The Lakers? list of early-season issues is long and growing. But in the game of Pick-A-Problem, none may be more pressing than the play of Jeremy Lin. Through two games the starting point guard has scored just 13 points. Wednesday in Phoenix he...
30 Oct 2014 at 3:35pm

Lenard Guillen?s 1960 Chevrolet Brookwood 2-door station wagon has been in his family since his grandfather bought it new in 1959 for use in his grocery business. Ownership eventually passed to one of his uncles and then to Guillen about eight...
30 Oct 2014 at 12:00am

HSGameTime Football Scoreboard: Week 9
***Games listed by league*** THURSDAY'S GAMES AMBASSADOR LEAGUE Notre Dame 49, Western Christian 35  BASELINE LEAGUE Chino Hills 38, Etiwanda 35 BIG VIII LEAGUE  Corona Centennial 46, Corona 7  CITRUS BELT LEAGUE Rialto Carter 27, Redlands 14 ...
30 Oct 2014 at 7:44pm

Entire wars have come and gone during the time the CR-V has been the bestselling SUV in the U.S. Honda?s compact crossover has topped its segment for most of the past decade despite ever-increasing competition, so its most pressing mandate for the...
30 Oct 2014 at 12:00am

FOOTBALL: Heritage beats Paloma Valley for another league title
MENIFEE ? There was little excitement, mostly just satisfaction. Another rivalry win. Another league championship. Those are merely the minimum standards at Menifee Heritage, and ones the 2014 Patriots met. Isaiah Morrow ran for 155 yards and five...
30 Oct 2014 at 11:06pm

ONTARIO: Will city's bid for airport fly?
Pivotal elements in Ontario?s lawsuit against Los Angeles over the future of Ontario International Airport will be tackled at a hearing scheduled this morning in Riverside County Superior Court. The key facts: The players: Ontario v. Los Angeles,...
30 Oct 2014 at 10:12pm

SAN BERNARDINO: Disgruntled client robs lawyer
A disgruntled client robbed a divorce lawyer who has an office in the same San Bernardino building that houses the Mexican Consulate, police say, but then returned the stolen items -- and fled again. The holdup happened at 10:07 a.m. Thursday, Oct....
30 Oct 2014 at 3:46pm

  Daily Bulletin

Steve Ballmer like a kid with a new toy as Clippers start season

Steve Ballmer went to bed Wednesday night and slept the fitful, adrenaline-fueled sleep of children on Christmas Eve.

The new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers knew Thursday would be different than any other day since he bought the team for $2 billion in May after the NBA ousted previous owner Donald Sterling over recorded racist comments that were made public by TMZ.

30 Oct 2014 at 7:02pm
by David Montero

Solemn, tearful crowd salutes slain Pomona police officer

POMONA >> Residents, members of law enforcement, elected officials and ministers gathered in a parking lot at the Police Department on Thursday night to grieve and to pray.

They grieved for fallen Pomona police Officer Shaun Diamond.

They prayed for Pomona police, for city leaders and for the city.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:58pm
by Monica Rodriguez

Upland, school district discuss restoring crossing guards

UPLAND >> Restoring school crossing guards was one of the topics discussed Thursday between city and school district officials in the first meeting between the two since an 11-year-old boy was killed by a hit-and-run driver last week.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:42pm
by Liset Marquez

Supporters rally for Paul Chabot in Rancho Cucamonga

Supporters of Republican congressional candidate Paul Chabot held a rally Thursday afternoon in support of his campaign at the northeast corner of Haven Avenue and Foothill Boulevard in Rancho Cucamonga. Chabot, here with his family and supporters, is running against Democratic candidate and Redlands Mayor Pete Aguilar in the 31st Congressional District, which spans an area from Upland to Redlands.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:41pm

Breeder's Cup horse racing at Santa Anita Park to bring economic boost to reg...

ARCADIA >> Santa Anita Park will play host to the 2014 Breeders' Cup World Championships Friday and Saturday, bringing a major economic boost to the region.

The Breeders' Cup, one of thoroughbred racing's most prestigious international events, includes 13 races with purses totaling $26 million.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:34pm
by Kevin Smith

ONT left off Southwest Airlines expansion

ONTARIO >> As one airport in the region tries to lure in passengers with a new billboard campaign, another has managed to attract new flights.

Southwest will be adding nonstop flights to Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport, Oakland International Airport, and San Francisco International Airport from Love Field in Dallas in the next year.

30 Oct 2014 at 5:25pm
by Liset Marquez

Teacher of the Year: Claremont's Plumley came to job because of friendship

CLAREMONT >> It was friendship that brought Debbie Plumley to teaching and love that's kept her there.

She grew up in Glendora and attended Cal Poly Pomona, pursuing a degree in Behavioral Science. But when a lifelong friend was interested in teaching, Plumley tagged along as an elementary school aide and discovered she loved it and changed the course of her academic career, and life, around it.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:18pm
by Beau Yarbrough

Claremont voters face water bond measure Tuesday

CLAREMONT >> City voters on Tuesday will decide the fate of Measure W, which would allow the city to borrow up to $135 million in revenue bonds to finance the acquisition of the local water system.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:13pm
by Liset Marquez

Measure N seeks to improve Central School District facilities

RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> When Donna L. Libutti, visits facilities in the Central School District, she can't help but see the need for repairs -- ranging from removing asbestos, fixing aging classrooms and improving fire safety systems.

Some of the buildings in the 100-year-old district have been around for 65 years without major improvements, said Libutti, the district's superintendent.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:13pm
by Liset Marquez

Chino Hills election candidates focus on traffic, economy

CHINO HILLS >> Candidates for the City Council in Tuesday's balloting are focusing their efforts on economic issues in the city like traffic and attracting business and social issues, like maternity hotels and euthanizing dogs.

There are six candidates vying for three seats, including incumbents Ray Marquez, Peter Rogers and Ed Graham and challengers Rossanna Mitchell, Lou Alfonso and Debra Hernandez.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:12pm
by Grace Wong

 San Bernardino Sun

Redlands East Valley football team dominates Yucaipa 45-9

Redlands East Valley played like it was in a rush during Friday's Citrus Belt League game against Yucaipa on Friday.

"Well, it is a school night," REV coach Kurt Bruich said following his team's 45-9 victory over Yucaipa.

The Wildcats led 35-0 at the half and took a 45-0 lead early in the third quarter, which prompted a running clock that helped the Wildcats make quick work of the Thunderbirds at Citrus Valley High School's Hodges Stadium.

30 Oct 2014 at 12:01am
by Ed Castro

Breeder's Cup horse racing at Santa Anita Park to bring economic boost to reg...

ARCADIA >> Santa Anita Park will play host to the 2014 Breeders' Cup World Championships Friday and Saturday, bringing a major economic boost to the region.

The Breeders' Cup, one of thoroughbred racing's most prestigious international events, includes 13 races with purses totaling $26 million.

30 Oct 2014 at 8:34pm
by Kevin Smith

Celebrate Halloween with these Inland Empire haunted houses

In the old days, zombies had a hard time staggering toward you with their outstretched arms and unseeing eyes.

But thanks to cutting-edge technology, animated zombies covered in dirty rags and dripping gore can move and groove to make your Halloween Haunts more memorable.

Electronics, the power behind a successful fear factor, are capable of bringing things to "life," simulating the electric chair while the bad zombie sitting in it is shocked beyond words.

30 Oct 2014 at 7:38pm
by Michel Nolan

San Bernardino watches for guidance as judge approves Stockton bankruptcy plan

SACRAMENTO >> A judge on Thursday approved a plan by Stockton, one of the largest U.S. cities to declare bankruptcy, allowing it to eliminate more than $2 billion in long-term debt payments without touching its massive pension obligations.

Marking a critical development in the city's financial recovery, U.

30 Oct 2014 at 7:35pm
by By Scott Smith Associated Press

February trial date canceled in Colonies corruption case

San Bernardino Superior Court Judge Michael A. Smith on Thursday canceled a previously set Feb. 2 trial date for the Colonies corruption case, an attorney for one of the defendants said.

There are two sets of appeals pending, said Stephen Larson, an attorney for Rancho Cucamonga developer Jeff Burum, one of four defendants in the case.

30 Oct 2014 at 7:32pm
by Jim Steinberg

Rain, snow in the Inland Empire forecast for Halloween night

SAN BERNARDINO >> The first rains and snow of the rainy season are likely for Halloween.

There is a 20 percent chance of rain in the area from Ontario to Redlands before 11 p.m.

But don't snicker.

After 11 p.m., the odds go up to 80 percent to 90 percent, said National Weather Service forecaster Brett Albright.

30 Oct 2014 at 7:06pm
by Jim Steinberg

Colton voters seek accountability as they head to polls

COLTON >> Transparency, accountability and filling vacant buildings downtown are at the top of voters' lists as they head to the polls to vote for City Council candidates on Nov. 4.

Lowering utility rates also tops voters' concerns, said Colton resident Ron Lawrence who already cast his absentee ballot.

30 Oct 2014 at 7:06pm
by Leslie Parrilla

Rialto Unified School District celebrates Red Ribbon Week

You can just feel the "Love" driving past schools in the Rialto Unified School District.

Area schools are decked out in red ribbons and crepe paper, posters and hearts in observance of Red Ribbon Week's national theme, "Love Yourself, Be Drug-Free" Decoration Contest.

Students at the nine Rialto schools we visited, apparently do love themselves that much, judging by the anti-drug message of the festive decor.

30 Oct 2014 at 7:01pm
by Michel Nolan

Yermo duo arrested in connection with Barstow-Daggett Airport theft

A Yermo couple were arrested after someone stole a cement mixer, security cameras, a screen door and plywood from the Barstow-Daggett Airport.

Jarrod Wayne Tuers, 39, and Tanya Christine Raggio, 44, were booked into the Barstow Jail on suspicion of possessing stolen property. Tuers was released on bail Thursday and Raggio was being held on $25,000 bail.

30 Oct 2014 at 6:50pm
by Greg Cappis

Injured Big Bear Lake hiker rescued by helicopter

BIG BEAR LAKE >> A 23-year-old resident is recovering after hurting himself while hiking 8,200 feet above sea level.

The man fell amid 80-foot trees in steep terrain about 2:55 p.m. Wednesday, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department.

The sheriff's helicopter was dispatched to the scene, east of Bear Mountain Ski Resort.

30 Oct 2014 at 4:23pm
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