san bernardino county news

Prescribed burns set for Inland Empire mountains – Big Bear Grizzly

January 19, 2018 8:48:43 am | 0 Comments

After last week’s storm, which brought considerable moisture and new grass growth, officials with the San Bernardino National Forest remind the public of planned ecological restoration efforts using prescribed burning in the forest. The prescribed burns — broadcast and pile burning — are planned for areas in the San Jacinto and San Bernardino mountains. The…

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In Victorville, 'official capacity' questions raised after councilwoman's exile from homeless shelter –

January 19, 2018 8:41:24 am | 0 Comments

“Whatever happened was the action of a single individual,” Kennedy said. “In no way was it sponsored or approved by the Victorville City Council.” Shea Johnson Staff Writer @DP_Shea VICTORVILLE — After Councilwoman Blanca Gomez was asked on two occasions to leave a homeless warming shelter over the weekend, the city attorney will review the…

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California sets a new record for lowest unemployment rate – Sacramento Bee

January 19, 2018 8:40:22 am | 0 Comments

Riding a wave of seasonal hiring and robust employment in multiple sectors, California’s unemployment rate fell to a record low 4.3 percent in December. The state Employment Development Department said Friday that the jobless rate last month plunged to 4.3 percent, with a robust 52,700 jobs added to California payrolls. The statewide unemployment rate was…

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Thursday night Apple Valley church fire under investigation –

January 19, 2018 8:38:41 am | 0 Comments

(submitted photo) APPLE VALLEY, Calif. ( – A fire at the Church of the Valley in Apple Valley destroyed one outbuilding and caused extensive damage to a second structure Thursday night. The fire was reported around 10:30 pm, at the church in the 20700 block of Standing Rock Avenue. Arriving firefighters with the Apple Valley…

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Los Gatos: Shorter building urged for controversial Alberto Way plan – The Mercury News

January 19, 2018 8:34:20 am | 0 Comments

The controversial Alberto Way development at the corner of Highway 9 returns to the Los Gatos Planning Commission next month, with planners hoping to hear that a compromise they approved on Jan. 10  is feasible. The developers want to construct a two-story building, but the Planning Commission voted 4-2 to ask them to consider a…

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City sets final public hearing on election change – Hi-Desert Star

January 19, 2018 7:50:04 am | 0 Comments

TWENTYNINE PALMS — The 5th and final public hearing on the change from at at-large to district elections will be held at the Tuesday, Jan. 23, City Council meeting, set for 6 p.m. in council chambers at city hall, 6136 Adobe Road. The council held the fourth public hearing on the issue at its Jan.…

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Attempted kidnapping at Rancho Cucamonga parish prompts parent meeting – San Bernardino County Sun

January 19, 2018 7:26:00 am | 0 Comments

San Bernardino County sheriff’s officials are searching a man who tried to kidnap a girl from inside Sacred Heart Parish School in Rancho Cucamonga last week, authorities and Diocese of San Bernardino officials said. The 11-year-old girl fought off the unidentified man with kicks after he grabbed her on the evening of Jan. 10, according…

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5 Things to do this weekend –

January 19, 2018 7:22:37 am | 0 Comments

1. An Evening of Comedy and Magic: Enjoy world renowned magicians in a night of comedy, improvisation and above all magic, starring Chipper Lowell, Richard and Josette Burr, and Arthur Trace. When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Where: Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center, 18422 Bear Valley Road, Victorville. Cost: $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students with…

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A Thursday at Milestone | Moto Mash-Up – Transworld Motocross

January 19, 2018 6:55:05 am | 0 Comments

After quite a-bit of rain hit Southern California last week, racers were unable to test and ride at the factory test tracks due to flooding. Luckily, the crew at Milestone MX Park went to work and made their SX track rideable. Although the dirt was soft and some puddles sat scattered amongst the jumps, riders…

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Police Report: Campbell police report for the week of Jan. 19 – The Mercury News

January 19, 2018 6:02:24 am | 0 Comments

Burglary: Jan. 6 at 12:11 a.m. West Campbell Avenue. Police officers responded to an alarm call at a business. They found a broken window and determined that someone had entered the business and stole four paint sprayer kits. DUI: Jan. 6 at 10:15 p.m. Winchester Boulevard and Campbell Avenue. Police officers responded to a physical…

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