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National Weather Service issues winter weather advisory for Big Bear – Big Bear Grizzly

January 19, 2018 12:24:26 pm | 0 Comments

Snow showers and gusty winds are expected in the San Bernardino Mountains around 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, through 6 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20. A low pressure system moves through Southern California bringing periods of strong gusty west winds and scattered mostly light showers. Snow levels begin above 7,000 Friday afternoon and lower to around…

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Apple Valley man sentenced to 25 years for raping his niece – VVNG.com

January 19, 2018 11:30:03 am | 0 Comments

Eric Damonne Green was sentenced to life in prison for raping a child. (Photo courtesy San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office) APPLE VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) – An Apple Valley man was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after being found guilty last month of raping his 10-year-old niece. Eric Damonne Green, 33, was…

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History Room at Lewis Library provides lots of interesting information about Fontana – Fontana Herald-News

January 19, 2018 10:12:47 am | 0 Comments

If you’re a long-time resident of Fontana, or if you’ve spent much time in the History Room upstairs in the Lewis Library and Technology Center, you’ve heard that our founding father, A.B. Miller, once owned and operated the largest hog farm in the country, and perhaps the world, during the 1920s and ’30s. But just…

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Man tried to kidnap 11-year-old girl from local school – Fontana Herald-News

January 19, 2018 9:58:05 am | 0 Comments

Authorities are investigating a report that a man attempted to kidnap an 11-year-old girl from Sacred Heart School. The incident took place on Jan. 10 at 6 p.m. at the school, which is located in the 12700 block of Foothill Boulevard in Rancho Cucamonga, near the border with Fontana. San Bernardino County Sheriff’s deputies investigating…

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Man Sought in Attempted Kidnapping of 11-Year-Old Girl in Rancho Cucamonga – KTLA

January 19, 2018 9:34:00 am | 0 Comments

Authorities asked the public for help Friday in their search for a man who attempted to kidnap an 11-year-old girl from a Catholic school in Rancho Cucamonga last week. Sacred Heart Catholic Church is seen in an image from Google Maps. Deputies responded to Sacred Heart School in the 12700 block of Foothill Boulevard at…

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Electric vehicle charging stations are now operational at Santa Fe Depot in San Bernardino – Fontana Herald-News

January 19, 2018 9:28:53 am | 0 Comments

In an effort to meet the needs of today’s commuter, San Bernardino County Transportation Authority (SBCTA) has installed new level 2 electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at the historic Santa Fe Depot in San Bernardino. SBCTA was awarded a $450,000 grant from the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC) for the purchase and…

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Adelanto should hold City Council election, let voters replace Wright – VVdailypress.com

January 19, 2018 9:16:38 am | 0 Comments

The Daily Press Editorial Board The arrest of former City Councilman Jermaine Wright on suspicion of bribery and attempted arson late last year certainly threw Adelanto for a loop and has left a hole in its city government. The City Council has been accepting applications from residents who want to fill Wright’s seat on the dais,…

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Flu death count in California jumps – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 9:07:08 am | 0 Comments

The death toll from influenza in California rose sharply on Friday, amid a brutal flu season that has spread across the nation. State health officials said that 32 people under 65 died last week of the flu, making it the deadliest week this season so far. In total, 74 people under age 65 have died…

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Suspect arrested, charged with felony home invasion robbery – Big Bear Grizzly

January 19, 2018 9:07:00 am | 0 Comments

On Jan. 17, at approximately 9:20 p.m., deputies of the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station responded to a call of a home invasion robbery in the 700 block of Edgemoor Road in Big Bear Lake. The victims reported a male adult, later identified as Jamey Passmore, was armed with a hammer and used force to enter…

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California's bullet train (and biggest boondoggle) is over budget by billions – Fox News

January 19, 2018 9:01:10 am | 0 Comments

It’s billions of dollars over budget and seven years behind schedule, and appears to have no plausible way of living up to its goal of getting riders across the state in three hours or less. Welcome to what’s arguably the nation’s largest infrastructure project and California’s biggest boondoggle. The highly hyped bullet train has been…

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