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  • False Report of a Kidnapping
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 02:15:35 GMT
    In a media release, issued by the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, at 9:18 a.m., the Sheriff's Department Emergency Dispatch Center in Rialto received a report of the kidnapping of a 14-year old female occurring at the Mary Putnam Henck Middle School located on Rhine Road, Lake Arrowhead. Based on the report, every available deputy from the Twin Peaks Sheriff's Station, along with assistance from the California Highway Patrol, deputies from the Big Bear Sheriff's Station, the San Bern...
  • Marinello Schools of Beauty close, leaving an uncertain future for students
    published on Thu, 04 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    The Marinello Schools of Beauty announced Thursday they are closing all 56 of their campuses as a result of the loss of federal funding. Campuses in California, Nevada and Utah closed Thursday and locations in Kansas and Connecticut will close Friday....
  • Two San Bernardino council elections under way today
    published on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 18:44:10 GMT
    A poll worker walks inside after opening one of the doors Tuesday at First Congregational United Church of Christ in San Bernardino. SAN BERNARDINO >> Two City Council seats - enough to swing the balance of a city government that's recently made controversial decisions and is slated to make others - are up for grabs in Tuesday's runoff election....
  • More than 2,100 Eisenhower High students get free CPR training
    published on Mon, 01 Feb 2016 21:40:29 GMT
    Hundreds of high school students recently participated in a free CPR training course Friday at Eisenhower High School, in Rialto. RIALTO >> More than 2,100 high school students recently took part in a free one-day training course for saving a life using compression-only CPR - a county record, according to fire officials....
  • Two San Bernardino council elections Tuesday
    published on Sun, 31 Jan 2016 02:05:03 GMT
    SAN BERNARDINO >> Two seats on the City Council - enough to swing the balance of a city government that's recently made controversial decisions and is slated to make others - are up for grabs Tuesday. In November's election , no candidate got more than 50 percent of the vote in the race for the 6th Ward or 7th Ward....
  • No criminal charges against former Rialto Unified employees being sued by district
    published on Tue, 26 Jan 2016 04:04:23 GMT
    RIALTO >> In its lawsuits filed on Dec. 10, Rialto Unified has accused contractors and former employees of defrauding the district out of more than $600,000. But there are no criminal charges against any of those named at this time....
  • Robert Mitchell is Rialto Higha s new football coach
    published on Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    RIALTO >> One of the multitude of high school football coaching positions has been filled and Rialto High School didn't need to look far. Mitchell played football, wrestled and was on the track and field team at Rialto, graduating in 1999....
  • Fontana Police Chief Rod Jones to retire next month
    published on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    FONTANA >> Police Chief Rod Jones announced Thursday afternoon his plan to retire after 35 years in law enforcement - all of it with the Fontana Police Department. “Deciding on when to retire has always been difficult for me because I have been blessed to work alongside such great men and woman at the department and serving such a wonderful community,” Jones said in a written statement....
  • Chicano Batman and Tijuana Panthers set to co-headline shows in Pomona, Santa Ana
    published on Tue, 19 Jan 2016 02:36:27 GMT
    The Tijuana Panthers are scheduled to perform in Santa Ana on Jan. 21 and Pomona on Jan. 22. Growing up in Rialto, Chicano Batman guitarist Carlos Aréval was a regular concertgoer at the Glass House in Pomona, attending shows featuring bands like the International Noise Conspiracy, Queens of the Stone Age and even a secret Pixies show before they headlined the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in the early 2000s. Aréval, an alum of Eisenhower High School of Rialto in 200...
  • Martin Luther King Jr. events
    published on Sun, 17 Jan 2016 00:00:50 GMT
    Interfaith celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Dream of Nonviolence and Peace, 4 p.m. Monday, Wesley Center, San Ramon Valley United Methodist Church, 902 Danville Blvd. Father Tom Bonacci speaks on "The Justice That Makes Peace -- Let it Begin with Me." Program continues in downtown Danville after presentation for interfaith candlelight walk....
  • RialtoRIALTO: Rialto Hi athletic director recuperating after football field confrontation
    published on Thu, 14 Jan 2016 03:42:15 GMT
    Rialto High School's athletic director is recuperating after a confrontation during a football practice session, say Rialto Unified School District officials. "He is healing from his injuries in the altercation," district spokeswoman Syeda Jafri said Wednesday, Jan. 13, of Dan Williams....
  • El Cerrito civil rights observance marches to center stage
    published on Sun, 10 Jan 2016 03:15:23 GMT
    What's said to be the oldest Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration in the state will return Jan. 18 with a parade, a rally and a film screening on the schedule. The parade, led by the El Cerrito High School marching band, will start around 9:30 a.m. from City Hall Plaza and proceed south along San Pablo Avenue, turn left at Moeser Lane and end at El Cerrito High School on Ashbury Avenue....