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Online fundraiser boosts SB County nonprofits

Give BIG San Bernardino County

Give BIG San Bernardino County, the annual online fundraising event, raised nearly $240,000 for 107 county nonprofits. The 24-hour effort was held Tuesday and attracted more than 4,600 donations, with contributions ranging from $5 to $8,600, according to a statement. The Unforgettable Foundation in Redlands received the largest gift. Friends …

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Riverside TV wins awards

Innovation Awards

Riverside TV recently received eight awards from the California and Nevada chapter of the National Associations of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors. The city-run cable television channel won five first place, one second place and two third place awards at the association’s annual conference, according to a statement on the city’s …

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More buses for Omnitrans freeway route

Omnitrans has expanded the service hours on Route 208, the freeway express route that serves Yucaipa, Redlands and San Bernardino. As of Monday, the weekday-only route will leave the Yucaipa Transit Center four times between 4:28 and 7:20 a.m., while four evening routes will start in San Bernardino between 5 …

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Improvements to town’s business corridor to be discussed

Apple Valley and the town’s Village Property and Business Improvement District are asking for the public’s opinion regarding improvements to part of the town’s business corridor. A workshop will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Apple Valley Moose Lodge, 21955 Highway 18, during which upgrades to …

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Shuttered mall to hold auction

Carousel Mall, the San Bernardino shopping mall that struggled for years before closing last summer, will hold an auction. The event, scheduled to be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the mall, is being billed as the next step in the city’s downtown redevelopment, according to a statement. Items for …

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Riverside hits back against citrus greening

The disease, for which there is no cure, was first identified in the city last summer. It has already destroyed much of Florida’s citrus industry, and it has the potential to cause serious damage in California. Riverside is one of the few Southern California cities that still has a viable …

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