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Local mayor named to federal panel

Mayor Acquanetta Warren

Fontana Mayor Acquanetta Warren has been appointed to the U.S. Intergovernmental Policy Advisory Committee. Warren will help advise the Office of U.S. Trade Representatives on trade policy between the state and local governments and the United States, according to a statement. Her four-year term began April 4. “I understand the …

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San Bernardino to hold beautification events

Free Trees Available

Volunteers are being sought for two beautification events in San Bernardino. Both efforts – a citywide planting of 245 trees and a revitalization of Lyle Creek Park – will be be held April 21, Arbor Day, according to a statement on the city’s website. All volunteers will work with the …

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Palm Springs to host public forum

Palm Springs has scheduled a community forum for May 1. The event, which will be hosted by city council members Geoff Kors and J.R. Roberts, will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Palm Springs Convention Center, 277 N. Avenida Caballeros, according to a statement on the city’s …

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Acquitted Colonies defendant sues SB County

Colonies corruption trial

A former defendant in the Colonies corruption trial has filed a $50 million malicious prosecution lawsuit against multiple defendants, including San Bernardino County District Attorney Mike Ramos and former state Attorneys General Jerry Brown and Kamala Harris. The 56-page suit, filed Monday by Rancho Cucamonga developer Jeff Burum in U.S. …

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City wants to spruce up its parks

Riverside is looking to improve its parks, and it wants the community’s help in doing so. The city is scheduled to hold five public hearings this month during which city residents may discuss the services and amenities they would like to see at Riverside’s 2,983 acres of parkland, according to …

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Library to reopen

Riverside Renames Libraries

The Apple Valley branch of the San Bernardino County Public Library is scheduled to reopen later this month. The Newton T. Bass Branch Library will get back in business with a ribbon cutting and ceremony at 10 a.m. April 28, according to a statement. “This will be an outstanding day …

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