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The Dodgers have renewed their player development contract with the Class-A Rancho Cucamonga Quakes through 2016, the Quakes announced on Monday. The Dodgers have been affiliated with the Quakes since the 2011 season, and the 2014 season was the most star-studded year of the partnership with California League MVP Corey Seager at shortstop for Rancho Cucamonga for 80 games, as well as 17-year-old left-handed pitcher Julio Urias lighting up players three to five years older than him all season.
To date, nearly 800 makers of things across the country will open their doors to the public on Oct. 3 to celebrate the third-annual Manufacturing Day. By offering a wide range of events, including plant tours, job fairs and education programs at colleges and conferences, the organizing Department of Commerce hopes to shed light on a misunderstood industry.
Jason Patison drove to his third straight victory in the Pick Your Part Super Late Models and Ryan Partridge and Ryan Cansdale won in Lucas Oil Late Model Twins Saturday night at the Irwindale Event Center. It was the fourth win of the season for Patison of Corona, Calif., and lifted him into a tie for the championship lead with Toni McCray of Highland, Calif., with one race remaining.
What goes for extreme athletes also applies to senior citizens, parents of small children, individuals with respiratory ailments and just about everyone else who found himself in the Inland region on Saturday. The National Weather Service does not expect that to change for the next few days.
A movement afoot in Sacramento would divide the nation's most populous state into six separate states. Seriously.
Santa Ana, Calif.: Preparer Alma M. Wilbur, 40, of Victorville, Calif., has pleaded guilty to filing more than $41 million worth of false claims against the U.S., making her the 53rd and final defendant linked to the quarter-billion-dollar 'Old Quest' tax refund scheme to be convicted. Wilbur admitted that in May 2009 she filed a false federal return in her name that sought a refund of $281,146, and that she prepared more than 70 returns that fraudulently claimed more than $41 million in bogus tax refunds.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> It was a relatively warm Thursday night earlier this month and the doors to Sweeten Hall were wide open. At first, only the sounds of fans running filled the old meeting hall.
Miss Inland Empire Rita Garabet, 21, of Redlands, right, and Miss Inland Empire Oustanding Teen Sophia Torres, 14, of Apple Valley visit with Aubrey Olivas, 2, of Rancho Cucamonga on Wednesday at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital. CALIMESA - A pancake breakfast will be held Sept.
The congresswoman spearheading a drive to create a San Gabriel Mountains National Monument responded to the San Bernardino County Supervisors' vote on a resolution to withhold support until further dialogue is conducted. "Our communities and stakeholders have been engaged in conversations for over a decade - during which I and others involved have actively encouraged wide-ranging input," Rep. Judy Chu, D-Pasadena, said in an email.
In a move from the suburbs to one of Southern California's tech hubs, Echo-Factory is relocating from Rancho Cucamonga to Pasadena. The ad agency for clients ranging from startups to national brands touts its new base of operations on Colorado Boulevard as being "just a few yards from the Apple Store"-perhaps a hint at how isolated the firm felt before.
A new family restaurant will call Victor Plaza Shopping Center on Seventh Street home after the Planning Commission and lawyers for the proposed establishment agreed this week on 12 conditions to its license that are intended to keep it from straying into nightclub-type activities. Broken Saddle Saloon & Steakhouse, to be located at 14562 Seventh Street, was granted a business license during a hearing Wednesday in which the restaurant was appealing an earlier decision by the Commission to deny its application.
ONTARIO >> The driver of a big-rig truck who was allegedly driving drunk and involved in three separate crashes, one of which was head-on and killed that car's driver, was arrested early Thursday morning, police said. Hilario Hmberto Urena, 40, of Tracy, was booked into West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga on suspicion of manslaughter, driving under the influence and hit and run.
An electronic beacon on a stolen welder led deputies to a 32-year-old Los Angeles man who was in a Rancho Cucamonga building containing 40,000 rounds of ammunition, 141 marijuana plants and six stolen vehicles, sheriff's officials say. Omar Medina was arrested at 2 a.m. Tuesday, Sept.
FONTANA >> Sheriff's investigators believe there may be more victims of a Bloomington man who was arrested in August on suspicion of sexually molesting a family member. Deputies assigned to the sheriff's Fontana Station arrested Jose Luis Millan, 48, for suspicion of lewd conduct with a child under 18, according to court documents.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 04:37 pm
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