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                                                                                                                                                       Plymouth
TH IS WEEK                                                                                                                                            Village hosts
Salute the Route!
Route 66 Rendezvous                                                                                                                                       Gala




                                                                                                                                                       P
                                                                                                                                                              lymouth Village is hosting a
                                                                                                                                                              Gala Dinner and Live Auction
                                                                                                                                                              on September 17 at 6 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                        at the Main Dining Room at
                                                                                                                                                      Plymouth Village to benefit the
                 A14-A19                                                                                                                              Plymouth Village Foundation. There
                                                                                                                          IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD     will               be                a
                                The city of Redlands had multiple ceremonies in honor of 9/11 including a large memorial ceremony                      special performance by The Le Van
    3-year-old                  at the Redlands Bowl.                                                                                                 Family
                                                                                                                                                        Plymouth Village, a continuing
     killed in
     senseless
     shooting
                                Community remembers and                                                                                               care retirement community owned
                                                                                                                                                      and managed by American Baptist
                                                                                                                                                      Homes of the West, has provided
                                                                                                                                                      outstanding service and care for
                           A5


   Crafton Hills
                                reflects on 9/11 anniversary                                                                                          seniors since 1959. The Plymouth
                                                                                                                                                      Village Foundation is a 501(c)(3)
                                                                                                                                                      charitable organization which pro-
                                                                                                                                                      vides financial support through its
                                                                       officials from the city and county as   Afghanistan.
 College celebrates             By Naima Ford
                                                                       well as clergy and other speakers.        The official theme of the event
                                                                                                                                                      endowment fund for Plymouth
                                                                                                                                                      Village residents who have had the
      40 years                                                           “The significance of this day is      was “Remembrance, Reflection           great fortune of living long lives,

                                 T
                                         he Redlands Bowl has host-
                                         ed many events but few        growing rather than diminishing,”       and Renewal,” but within that          however, through no fault of their
                                         with as much impact as the    said Kasey Haws, co-chair of the        theme each of the speakers spoke       own, have outlived their financial
                                9/11 anniversary ceremony.             September 11 Remembrance                about the importance of not letting    resources. Each year, the fund pro-
                                  Before it began the bowl was         Committee.                              the impact of the event bring out      vides direct benefit to residents with
                                filled with people eager to mark the     The event remembered people           the worst in ourselves but the best.   demonstrated financial need.
                                occasion. The bowl stage was filled    like Melissa Barnes who was from          Redlands Fire Chief Jeff Frazier       Seating is limited at the Gala
                                with the Redlands Fourth of July       Redlands and died that day at the       was at Ground Zero 24 hours after      Dinner and Live Auction. Advanced
                                Band who played traditional and        Pentagon. It also remembered all of     the event. He said the recovery        ticket purchases are encouraged.
                                patriotic American songs.              those who perished in New York          effort was overwhelming but the          For more information go to
                                  Once the ceremony began the          and Pennsylvania as well as sol-                                               http://www.plymouthvillage.org/g
                                                                       diers who are fighting in                 Ceremony, cont. on next pg.
                                stage also filled with local elected                                                                                  rand-gala/.

         Tea party helps students ready for school Big Kahuna
                           A3


                                                   Luau dinner
  INSIDE By Naima Ford tea is a great way
                                                    and dance
                                 A
                fternoon
   ONE SECTION, 32 PAGES
                to pass the time but for
Calendar         A11                     Angels’ Closet is a great
Classifieds      A25           way to raise money.
                                 Angels’ Closet Charities is a non-
Hollywood Gossip A20           profit organization that collects
Horoscope        A21           new or gently used clothing and
Legal Notices    A26           gives them to high school students
                               in need. The organization goes to
Movie Showtimes A21            lengths to ensure that students have
Opinion           A4           an uplifting experience getting the
Service Dir.  A10-11           casual, formal and business wear
Sports          A12            they need to ensure they are com-
                               fortable and successful in high
 H O W T O R E A C H U S school. Closet hosted a Tea Party
                                 Angels’

                                                                                                                                                       T
        Inland Empire          at Martha Green’s Eating Room in                                                                                               he Joslyn Senior Center will
 Community Newspapers Redlands. Hundreds of women par-                                                                                                        host the Big Kahuna Luau
    Office: (909) 381-9898     ticipated during one of the three                                                                                              Dinner and Dance, from 5 to
      Fax: (909) 384-0406      days of the fundraiser.                                                                                                8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, spon-
                                 “I can’t believe the support we                                                                                      sored by the City of Redlands
Editorial:   iecn1@mac.com
                                                                                                                                                      Recreation and Senior Services
Advertising: iecnads@yahoo.com have had,” said Pat Williams,
                               founder and president of the chari-                                                                                    Division of the Quality of Life
 FREE CLASSIFIED ADS ty.                                                                                                                              Department.
SELL YOUR CAR AT ANY The first day of the fundraiser on                                                                                                 Entertainment will be provided by
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ITEM $150 OR LESS FOR and third day there was a full                                                                                                  dinner is included. Island dress is
4 WEEKS FREE!                  house. Women came to not only                                                                                          recommended to complete the
                                                                                                                                                      mood.
Call our FREE ad hot enjoy the tea but to support a wor-                                                                                                Tickets are $11 in advance and $12
line at (909) 381-9898         thy cause.
                                 Angels’ Closet is housed at                                                                                          at the door, or $10 with a patron
                    ext. 204                                                                                                                          card.
                               Redlands East Valley High School                                                           IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD
                 Deadline                                              Angels’ Closet Charities, whichcollects clothing for high school                 The Joslyn Center is located at 21
                 is Monday       Tea, cont. on next pg.                                                                                               Grant St. For information, contact
                                                                       students in need, hosted a fundraising tea party on Sept. 8-10.
                 at 4 p.m.                                                                                                                            the center at (909) 798-7550.
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                                                                                      IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD
The Combined Redlands Unified School District High School Chorale Groups sang along with the
Redlands Fourth of July Band.
                                                                          nuraju and Jonathan Roberts. She                                                           IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD
                                                                          spoke about the importance of            Misha Ponnuraju was one of two winners of a high school essay
                                                                          being a nation of overcomers and         contest and was invited to read her entry at the ceremony.
                                                                          to overcome the biggest obstacle
                                                                          which is fear.
                                                                            “I believe this nation is still try-
                                                                          ing to free itself from fear a decade
                                                                          later,” said Ponnuraju.
                                                                            Roberts spoke about the experi-
                                                                          ence of children growing up in the
                                                                          wake of 9/11. He was six years old
                                                                          when the tragedy happened and
                                                                          visited the World Trade Center
                                                                          three weeks before with his fam-
                                                                          ily. He said there are significant
                                                                          challenges now both to that gener-
                                                                          ation’s sense of safety as well as
                                                                          economic security.
                                                                            “I think, no I know, that we will
                                                                          be alright,” said Roberts.
                                                                            University of Redlands President
                                                                          James Appleton also spoke.
                                                                            “Now is the right time to bring
                                                                          these things into focus and deter-
                                                                          mine what we have learned,” said
                                                                          Appleton. He urged the audience
                                                                          to not allow fears of terrorism turn
                                                                          into cultural bigotry but to infuse
                                                                          the compassion of the first respon-
                                               IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD    ders in New York in everyday life                                                          IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD
Redlands Fire Chief Jeff Frazier was one of the first responders          in Redlands.                             The Angel’s Closet tea was hosted at Martha Green’s Eating
in New York immediately after the tragedy,                                  Mayor Pete Aguilar affirmed that       Room. Angels’ Closet Founder Pat Williams (right) presented
 Ceremony, cont. from front           again we will rise from the ashes   he has see that compassion in the        Green with a recognition of her service to the organization.
                                      and shake off our petty differ-     volunteerism in Redlands and
 collective will of the first respon- ences,” said Frazier.               urged it to continue.
ders made it possible.                 There were two speeches by local     “I’m confident in the strength of
 “I have faith that if attacked high school students Misha Pon-           this community,” said Aguilar.

                                                               Tea cont from front
                                                               but serves students from Red-
                                                             lands, San Bernardino, Highland,
                                                             Yucaipa and beyond. The charity
                                                             works with high school counselors
                                                             to direct students to Angels’
                                                             Closet. Students call to make an
                                                             appointment where they are in-
                                                             vited to go and shop for what they
                                                             need individually and take home
                                                             clothing discreetly.
                                                               From the beginning for Williams
                                                             the goal has been to maintain stu-
                                                             dents’ dignity at school whether
                                                             their clothing is bought by their
                                                             parents, brand new, or given to
                                                             them second hand. She believes
                                                             such dignity is important to stu-
                                                             dents being able to have confi-                                                                         IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD
                                                             dence and focus in school.                            Many of the attendees of the tea also participated in an opportu-
                                                               “We want to make sure when                          nity drawing for baskets created by local businesses.
                                                             they go out, when they go to
                                                             school, they look just as stylish as                  pher also took portraits of students   finger sandwiches and company as
                                                             everyone else,” said Williams.                        who could not afford senior pic-       well as entertainment by a young
                                                               Their work has extended beyond                      tures so they would have momen-        Elvis impersonator Joseph Banue-
                                                             clothing. The charity raises money                    tos.                                   los.
                                                             to purchase personal items like                         All of it is possible through do-      There was also an opportunity
                                                             shoes, socks, and underwear. The                      nations throughout the year.           drawing for gift baskets also made
                                                             money is also used to help students                     “We are truly appreciative of        by the community.
                                       IECN PHOTO NAIMA FORD pay for tickets to the prom, gradu-                   everything the community has             For more information about An-
Joseph Banuelos was the entertainment for the afternoon. He ation activities, senior yearbooks                     done for us,” said Williams.           gels’ Closet call Pat Williams at
performed songs and dances made famous by Elvis Presley.     and senior pictures.                                    That support was evident at the      (909) 794-7967.
                                                               This year, a volunteer photogra-                    tea where participants enjoyed tea,
                                                                                                             Inland Empire Community Newspapers • September 15, 2011 • Page A3




Crafton Hills celebrates 40th birthday
                                        By Cynthia Mendoza



                                         S
                                                omeone in Yucaipa is
                                                going all out for their 40th
                                                birthday with a year long
                                        celebration. On September 11,
                                        Crafton Hills College turned 40
                                        and a kick-off celebration on Mon-
                                        day, September 12 officially began
                                        the festivities. The celebration will
                                        continue through the entire aca-
                                        demic year.
                                          The San Bernardino Community
                                        College District has been dream-
                                        ing of a second campus to serve
                                        students in the East Valley and the
                                        first part of that dream came true
                                        in 1966 when the board accepted
                                        163 acres in Yucaipa as a donation                                                                                          IECN PHOTO COURTESY    SBCCD
                                                                                From left: Dr. Luis S. Gomez, President, Crafton Hills College (1990-2000); Joani Finwall, District
                                                                                Director, Senator Bob Dutton’s office; Dick Riddell, mayor of Yucaipa; Gloria Macias Harrison,
                                                                                President, Crafton Hills College (2000-current); Supervisor, Third District, Neil Derry; John Van-
                                                                                Winkle, Field Representative, Assemblymember Mike Morrell; Chris Mardis, Field Representa-
                                                                                tive for Supervisor Josie Gonzales; and Carleton W. Lockwood, Jr., President, San Bernardino
                                                                                Community College District Board of Trustees.
                                                                                from philanthropists Ruben and         and 24 staff.                             Today, Crafton Hills College oc-
                                                                                Lester Finkelstein, for whom the         This was just the beginning. In       cupies 523 acres and serves 4,600
                                                                                performing arts center on campus       1974 the six-hole golf course,          students.
                                                                                is named. In 1968 the name             which serves as a fire break along        "Bond measures have made it
                                                                                Crafton Hills was chosen and 1969      the edge of the campus, was com-        possible for updating the campus
                                                                                ground broke for the new campus.       peted. In 1975 the gym, two occu-       so it will continue to serve the
                                                                                  In 1972 the first five buildings     pational education buildings and        community well in the future,"
                                                                                were completed, including the stu-     the maintenance and operations          Harrison said. "We've completed
                                                                                dent services building, the class-     pad were completed and between          several projects and there are sev-
                                                                                room building, the lab and             1977 and 2010 many more build-          eral more to go. Construction will
                                                                                administration building and the        ings were built and projects            be going on for the next five or six
                                                                                one-story library and cafeteria.       brought to life, including the latest   years."
                                                                                  Upon its opening, Crafton Hills      of the pool and the library.              Harrison added that the comple-
                                                                                became the 96th community col-           The first college president was       tion of these projects will allow for
                                                                                lege in California and included ap-    Foster Davidoff and the latest pres-    the school to continue offering
                                                                                proximately 1,300 students its first   ident is Gloria Macias Harrison,        quality program to students and
                                                                                semester. There were 28 faculty        who was been serving since 2000.        the district.




                                            IECN PHOTOS COURTESY    SBCCD
Top: SBCCD Chancellor Bruce Baron was one of several speak-
ers at the Crafton Hills 40th birthday celebration on Monday, Sep-
tember 12.

Above: Crafton Hills College President Gloria Macias Harrison,
left, accepts a certificate of recognition from Supervisor Neil
Derry on Monday, September 12 at the Crafton Hills College 40th
anniversary celebration. Festivities are scheduled to go on
through the entire academic year.

 Congressman Joe Baca announces
    campaign for 35th District

 O
           n Monday, Congressman
          Joe Baca (D–Rialto) an-
          nounced his campaign to
run in the newly created 35th Con-
gressional District in California.
The 35th District includes the
cities of Pomona, Montclair, On-
tario, Chino, unincorporated
Bloomington, and portions of
Fontana and Rialto.
  “It has been my distinct honor to
fight for the residents of the Inland
Empire in Congress since first
winning a special election in
1999,” said Rep. Baca. “As the in-      Veterans.”
cumbent in the 43rd Congressional         “I have a proven track record and
District, I have represented 60.7%      will continue to fight to create and
of the areas included in the new        keep new jobs here at home, lower
35th District. As a State Senator, I    the number of home foreclosures,
represented all of the communities      and protect Social Security and
in this new Congressional District.     Medicare for all Americans mov-
  "I have worked tirelessly to se-      ing forward. While I am declaring
cure funding and support for local      for the newly drawn 35th District,
transportation, water, law enforce-     I remain hopeful that the latest
ment, and education efforts. And        Congressional boundaries for the
as a former Army paratrooper, I         Inland Empire may still be
have continued to fight for the very    changed to better meet the require-
best in care and benefits for our       ments of the Voting Rights Act.”
OPINION&EDITORIAL
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                                                           pretty New York landmark, a
                                                           place to take pictures.
                                                             I pray that not just the sadness is
                                                           remembered but also the unity
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                                                             This point was made at local
                                                           9/11 ceremonies in the Inland
                                                           Empire and I am glad that it was.                           Education standards watered down
                                                             I was wondering on the days
                                                                                                                        I am 17 years old and a senior at                  "D" and it is OK to slack off in        stead of elevating our standards
                                                           leading up to it what would peo-
                                                                                                                      A.B. Miller High School. Being                       class because at the end of the day     we have watered them down in
                                                           ple discuss. As city leaders stood                         that I am into my fourth year of                     doing nothing will get you some-        order to reach a specific set of fig-
                                                           up and did their duty to offer com-                        high school, it has come to my at-                   where above an "F."                     ures at the end of the school year.
                                                           ments during this time of remem-                           tention that Fontana Unified
                                                           brance what would they say?                                School District's new grading pol-   Those in approval of the grading District management has contin-
                                                             Many of them expressed their                             icy is detrimental to the educa-    policy believe it is a beneficial as- ued to be careless toward what our
                                                           sadness at the memory but they                             tional well-being of Fontana's      pect in lowering the dropout rate. standards really should be in order
         Naima Ford                                        also reflected on the volunteerism
                                                           and community spirit that resulted
                                                                                                                      students.                           However, I strongly oppose and for us to succeed after high school.
                                                                                                                                                          believe that lowering the standard
                                                           afterwards.
   What 9/11                                                 “It bridged things for us in a way
                                                                                                                       We now live in an era where re- is going to have dire consequences
                                                                                                                      ceiving a 51 percent will get you a for our future in the long run. In-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Paola Vega
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Rialto
                                                           that nothing else could,” said for-
   taught us                                               mer Redlands Mayor Kasey
                                                           Haws. And he is right. I remem-
                                                           ber people donating clothing and                             Focus on ‘we’ rather than ‘me’
 T
         his week we remembered
         9/11. The day was de-                             donating blood and caring in a
         clared Patriot Day by                             way they never had before. I re-                             A suggested solution for the                       of accident victims from lawsuits
President George Bush in 2002                              member everyone, myself in-                                crossing guard problem facing the                    (gross negligence is not protected)       The "we" focus is what made us
but that name does not quite cap-                          cluded, engaged with the news                              Colton Joint Unified School Dis-                     and a similar one should be able to     great, it is the self-centeredness of
                                                           and politics like never before,                            trict and all the others who elimi-                  be drafted covering volunteers -        the "me" focus which is at the core
ture what the day still means to so
                                                           concerned about everything that                            nated these very necessary                           and it should cover all who volun-      of much of what is destroying all
many Americans.
                                                           went on the other side of the                              positions: Sacramento should pass                    teer at our cash-strapped schools.      our forbearers created.
  Watching what I could of the
                                                           country. We were all concerned                             a "Good Samaritan Law" covering
ceremony in New York was beau-
                                                           about how the families of the vic-                         those who volunteer at their local That crossing guards need liabil-                          I can always hope Sacramento
tiful. The monument was large                                                                                                                          ity insurance for anything short of
                                                                                                                      schools. While they are at it they                                                           will do something positive for
and majestic. But it was also re-                          tims were doing, how they were
                                                           being treated.                                                                              walking in front of an emergency
                                                                                                                      should also reduce the speed limit                                                           "We the people" rather than their
markably representative of the                                                                                        in school zones to 15 mph - the  vehicle with its lights flashing and                        normal just taking care of "Me the
feeling in many of the family’s                              I even remember vividly all the
                                                                                                                      speed most other states use - andsirens blaring is just one more ex-                         contributor."
hearts, and many of our own.                               American flags on people’s cars.
                                                                                                                      more importantly enforce.        ample of the fixation all too many
  The giant hole would otherwise                           It is such a vivid memory because
                                                                                                                                                       of us have with "me" instead of its                                                 Chris Daly
seem mundane however sur-                                  I also remember a few months be-
                                                                                                                       Many states have such a law to inverse "we" - as in our Constitu-                                                     Yucaipa
rounded by the New York skyline                            fore everyone seemed to have
                                                                                                                      shield those who come to the aid tion's "We the people ."
it was a reminder of something                             Lakers flags on their car after they
that used to be there. Something                           won the championship and I was
that is supposed to be there. I am
sure the mothers, fathers, hus-
bands, wives and friends of the
                                                           awed that all of Southern Califor-
                                                           nia could bond in that way. When
                                                           I saw the American flags I was
                                                                                                                       A Native Son, public servant
victims are living their mundane                           even more in awe thinking that                              This November, city of San                          pervisor and public defender he         city attorney.
day to day lives, functioning for                          the entire country was bonding in                          Bernardino voters will have their                    has worked in the heart of this city      McKenna will bring to City Hall
the most part like those around                            this way. Perhaps a random com-                            chance to elect former San                           for over 20 years.                      passion, knowledge, experience
them. But at the same time there                           parison but I was just in high                             Bernardino County Supervisor                           This race is similar to the 2009      and communication skills needed
is a huge gaping hole that was left                        school.                                                    and Public Defender David                            one for the 1st Ward seat in San        to manage a staff and he will lead
there by the loss of a loved one.                            Speaking of high school, of the                          McKenna as our new city attor-                       Bernardino. In that contest, Vir-       the city forward.
  Also the waterfall was beautiful                         great speeches I heard the best                            ney.                                                 ginia Marquez defeated a 20-year          Let's all elect a true public ser-
but at the time seemed to be cry-                          ones I would argue came from                                Mr. McKenna is a true Native                        incumbent.                              vant who will be an integral part
ing. As if all the collective tears                        two very intelligent, thoughtful                           Son. He was born in Loma Linda,                        Marquez has brought new en-           of our city's family and future.
cried over this tragedy between                            and articulate high school stu-                            and is a proud member of Arrow-                      ergy, transparency, and passion to
then and now were being cried                              dents: Misha Ponnuraju and                                 head Parlor No. 110, Native Sons                     her constituents as well as to the
perpetually into this hole.                                Jonathan Roberts.                                          of the Golden West, and Elks                         city as a whole.                                   James M. 'Jim' Smith
  Like I said it seemed appropriate                          They were just in kindergarten                           Lodge No. 836. As a county su-                         It is now time to unseat a 24-year                    San Bernardino
and beautiful and big. I cannot                            when the attacks happened but
wait to see what the end result is
like.
                                                           their reflections on the emotional
                                                           state of the country and their own                                Deserving of equal representation
  I also hope that the nation and                          hopes for the future were pro-                              I attended a recent press confer-                     The group is seeking the oppor-       comes a distant minority and dis-
communities will continue to                               found and rallied some in the au-                          ence sponsored by the League of                      tunity to elect at least two Latino     enfranchises Latinos.
have memorials like the one they                           dience to their feet in applause.                          United Latin American Citizens                       supervisors. This county has only         It's the same trick the old south-
had on this 10th anniversary. Be-                            But as a whole, University of                            (LULAC) which was held at the                        elected two Latinos in its long his-    ern states used to dilute the
cause while the memories and                               Redlands President James Apple-                            entrance of the San Bernardino                       tory and one is current Supervisor      African-American vote when they
memorials are still fresh in peo-                          ton hit the right note on what to do                       County Government Center. It                         Josie Gonzales.                         required a literacy test to qualify
ple’s minds, there is one day when                         next: “Now is the right time to                            was an impressive gathering of                         I was impressed with the profes-      to vote. The African-American
it will not be, and the giant bowl                         focus and determine what we                                Latino community leaders and                         sional approach LULAC demon-            voting power was diluted. This is a
of tears will just seem like another                       have learned.”                                             elected officials including Con-                     strated and the message its             form of history repeating itself.
                                                                                                                      gressman Joe Baca.                                   president Joe Olague and the              I hope LULAC continues the
                                                                                                                                                                           many speakers, including the Con-       fight for what is right and they

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                   achieve the equal representation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   the Latino population in San
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Bernardino County deserve.
         Mailing Address: P.O. Box 110, Colton, CA 92324 • Office Location: 1809 Commercenter West, San Bernardino, CA 92408                                               district lines they must follow the       A little more research revealed
                                                                                                                                                                           Voter Rights Act of 1965.               that in Los Angeles County the
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         Deadline is Tuesdays at noon. Readers may also submit their perspectives online                                                                                   stated that they have followed the      fought. Supervisor Gloria Molina
                                                                                                                                                                           law and they have drawn two             is leading the battle in an effort to
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                                                            Established 1876.           Established 1969.                          Community Newspapers                    the west end of the county which        the champion of the effort here?
 Co-Publisher       Bill Harrison                  Published weekly on Thursday.        Published weekly on Thursday.
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                                          circulation by the Superior Court of San      circulation by the Superior Court of San   El Chicano • Inland Empire Weekly       percent Latino population.              population in our county, I would
 Managing Editor    Maryjoy Duncan
                                           Bernardino County, State of California,      Bernardino County, State of California,    We are award-winning newspapers,          On the surface this sounds good       think she would be in the forefront
 Community News Editor Naima Ford          case #73036 and therefore qualified to       case #154019 and therefore qualified to     having been so recognized by the
 Assistant Editor   Cynthia Mendoza                           publish legal notices.    publish legal notices.                     Inland Professional Chapter of the      but after a little research I found a   of the battle. For this question I
 Production Manager Keith Armstrong                                                                                                Society of Professional Journalists     major flaw that appears to be the       don't have an answer; I'm only an
 Accounting &
                                                           RIALTO RECORD Inland Empire Weekly
                                                                         Established 2005.                                           In addition to mail subscriptions a   fly in the ointment for the county.     observer interested in equality.
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                                                               Established 1910.        Published weekly on Thursday.               combined total of 20,000 copies are    The county used population num-
                                                    Published weekly on Thursday.                                                     distributed to approximately 400
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Senseless shootings stun San Bernardino
                                                                               assailant approached the house on
                                                                               foot carrying a hand gun and
                                                                               opened fire on the two toddlers
                                                                               who were playing outside, shoot-
                                                                               ing them each in the head, and the
                                                                               pregnant woman in the neck and
                                                                               jaw.
                                                                                 “To the person who’s responsi-
                                                                               ble, turn yourself in,” commanded
                                                                               Kilmer, his statement lingering
                                                                               during a long pause. “We will find
                                                                               you, we will seek you out and we
                                                                               will arrest you and bring you to
                                                                               justice.”
                                                                                 Police believe that at least two
                                                                               other black males witnessed the
                                                                               earlier assault on the unknown
                                                                               woman, and are appealing to them
                                                                               and the woman to come forward
                                                                               with identifying information on
                                                                               the shooter.                                                                                IECN PHOTO   MJ DUNCAN
                                                                                 Kilmer said the department is so-     San Bernardino Police Chief Keith Kilmer, right, and Mayor
                                                                               liciting the public’s help in solving   Patrick Morris stood gravely in front of the San Bernardino po-
                                                                               this senseless homicide that ended      lice station on Tuesday during a press conference regarding the
                                                                               a 66-day stretch of no homicides in     senseless shooting at a residence on D Street Monday evening.
                                               IECN PHOTO COURTESY   SBPD      the city, the longest span of time      Kilmer called the murder of Nylah Franco-Torrez, 3, a “tragic,
Three-year-old Nylah Franco-Torrez was tragically killed by a                  experienced without a homicide in       senseless and despicable homicide.”
gunshot wound to the head on Monday evening while she played                   recent history.
in the front of a house on the 1300 block of D Street in San                     “Anytime you have an incident         cause it involves two innocent          be part of the solution to this ex-
Bernardino. The suspect, who is still at-large as of Tuesday af-               involving a child, particularly a       three-year-old children and a preg-     plosion of violence on our streets;
ternoon, also shot another three-year-old girl in her head, who is             young, young child like this, it        nant mother,” said San Bernardino       we have a city that cares deeply
                                                                               doesn’t matter how tough you are,       Mayor Patrick Morris. “Our heart        about its families, about the health
in extremely critical condition, and her mother, a 21-year-old preg-
                                                                               how experienced you are, it             does go out... to the family, and we    of the city and the safety on the
nant woman in the neck and jaw, who is in stable condition.                    touches you,” Kilmer said in front      are resolved as a city to solve this    streets,” Morris said. “Today we
                                        for what San Bernardino Police         of the police station during a press    crime and to bring to justice the in-   will come together as a city to find
By Maryjoy Duncan                                                              conference Tuesday morning.             dividual responsible for this           justice for this family and we will
                                        Chief Keith Kilmer described as a
                                        “tragic, senseless and despicable        The relationship of the deceased      heinous event.”                         find the person who committed


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          triple shooting outside a                                            3-year-old, Nylah Franco-Torrez,          Kilmer and Morris agree that the      this crime.”
         residence on the 1300          homicide.”
                                          Prior to the shooting, one of a      to the other surviving victims is       shootings are an anomaly in the           Anyone with any information on
         block of D Street in San                                              still unknown; police did not re-       significant downward trend of vio-      the homicide of Nylah is urged to
Bernardino Monday night has left        dozen people at the house located
                                        on D Street and Wabash witnessed       lease names of the surviving vic-       lent crimes in the city. According      call Detective Mike Vasilis at
one three-year-old dead, another                                               tims. The 21-year-old is five           to Kilmer, 2010 was the lowest          (909) 384-5636 or the Homicide
three-year-old in extremely critical    a woman being beaten by a black
                                        male adult in the neighborhood.        months pregnant and her unborn          year for crimes, particularly for vi-   Hotline at (909) 384-5656.
condition, and her mother, a 21-                                               child is reported to be in good con-    olent crimes over the past decade.        The shooting on D Street is one
year-old pregnant woman, in sta-        The good samaritan intervened
                                        long enough for the woman to es-       dition as of Wednesday.                 Last year there were 31 homicides,      of four that occurred in the city
ble condition at area hospitals.                                                 “The explosion came [Monday]          a significant drop from “when one       within 12 hours: Monday - 5:51
  After questioning numerous wit-       cape, and consequently returned to
                                        the residence.                         night and it was beyond tragic be-      time that number was up in the          p.m. on Foothill and Meridien,
nesses police have come up with a                                              cause it involved multiple victims,     nineties,” Kilmer said.                 male victim; 5:59 p.m. 100 block
single suspect and possible motive        At approximately 7:40 p.m. the
                                                                               and it grieves us most of all be-         Morris attributed the substan-        of E. Olive, one male subject is in
                                                                                                                       tially reduced crime rate in the city   critical condition and not expected
McKenna hopeful, excited about elections                                                                               to progressive policing strategies
                                                                                                                       that ultimately aligns the commu-
                                                                                                                                                               to survive and a second victim suf-
                                                                                                                                                               fered non-life threatening injuries;
                                                                                                                       nity with the police department, in-    Tuesday: 5:15 a.m. 700 block of
By Cynthia Mendoza
                                                                                                                       cluding the anti-gang activities that   East Valencia where a female vic-
                                                                                                                       are robust in the city.                 tim was shot in the face and ex-

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           n Thursday, September 8,                                                                                      “We need all of our citizenry to      pected to survive.
           a group of community,
           civic and community
supporters gathered at the San
Bernardino Hilton for a fundrais-
ing luncheon for David McKenna,
in his bid for the city attorney seat
for the city of San Bernardino.
McKenna received his B.A. from
the University of California at Los
Angeles (UCLA) and his J.D. from
                                                                                             IECN COURTESY PHOTO
University of San Diego Law
School, where he served as lead         The David McKenna fundraising luncheon at the San Bernardino
Editor of the Law Review. He was        Hilton on Thursday, Sept. 8 was an opportunity for Cal State stu-
admitted to the Bar in 1970, and is     dents to learn about the political process. From left: David Alli-
a current active member of the          son, Matthew Sabbah, David McKenna, Corinne Gilbertson
California Bar Association.             and Aaron Jimenez, CSUSB Student Body President.
  He currently serves as chief
                                        cording to a fifth grade classmate     facing the city of San Bernardino      Handcrafted Jewelry, Rough Rock, and Tools
deputy defense counsel for Sabbah
                                        he ran into at a reunion, once told    from a lawsuit side, where the city
& MacKoul in Riverside.
  He has also served as third dis-
                                        him he remembered hearing
                                        McKenna talk about becoming a
                                                                               is a named party," he said. "I'm
                                                                               looking forward to working with
                                                                                                                        Orange Belt Mineralogical Society
trict supervisor for San Bernardino
County, is a past justice court
                                        lawyer even way back then.             department heads by making their                                          Presents a FREE
                                          "The institution of law fascinates   jobs more effective by giving them
judge and as the Public Defender
                                        me," he said. "I'm fascinated by       good legal advice."                                                        outdoor tailgate
for San Bernardino County.
                                        how we as a society can resolve          McKenna says he is also com-                                         Rock, Gem, & Jewelry
  His decision to run stems from a
                                        our conflicts, even though it's not    mitted to bringing transparency
desire to bring accountability,
transparency and sound legal
                                        [a] perfect [system], but how we       and accountability.                                                                Show On
                                        can still attempt to find justice."      "I am committed to making sure
counsel to the mayor, council and
staff of the city of San Bernardino.
                                          If elected, McKenna will bring
                                        40 years of this experience with
                                                                               the people of San Bernardino are
                                                                               provided with an open government
                                                                                                                                 Friday, September 23, 2011
  "My review of the city attorney’s
spending habits has given me a
                                        him to the office of city attorney.    where we honor the public's right             Saturday, September 24, 2011
                                          "I saw it as an opportunity to       to know," he said. "A city attorney
disturbing inside look at how se-
                                        make a difference. I never would       should be providing information,                Sunday, September 25, 2011
cretive Mr. Penman's office is,"
McKenna says. "It is not the city
                                        have imagined running at this          maintain open doors instead of                                9 a.m. until Dusk. At
                                        stage in my career, but when I saw     fighting amongst ourselves. As the Little League Baseball Park
attorney’s job to provide employ-
                                        the opportunity, I was very ex-        constant bickering and in house
ment to outside attorneys and in
                                        cited."                                fighting clearly shows, we desper- 6707 Little League Dr.
our current economic hardship we
                                          If elected, McKenna plans to use     ately need a city attorney that un- San Bernardino, California
need to tighten our belt and handle
                                        his private and public law experi-     derstands       legal     strategy, Little League Dr OBMS Tailgate
cases in house."                                                                                                                     Little League
                                                                                                                                                           Palm Av
                                        ence to make some changes.             professionalism and the art of set-                                 Dr
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                                          "I know how to create an effec-      tlement."                                                               210
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Forecast says housing crisis storm has passed
                                                                          trends and applying them to these
                                                                          specific areas.
                                                                            The cities were chosen because
                                                                          of their unique attributes. In San
                                                                          Bernardino        County,         San
                                                                          Bernardino was chosen because it
                                                                          is the county seat; Ontario was
                                                                          chosen because it depends a lot on
                                                                          the logistics industry and is in that
                                                                          way a microcosm of the whole
                                                                          area; Redlands was chosen be-
                                                                          cause as opposed to Ontario it re-
                                                                          lies on an industry unique to the
                                                                          area, mainly information technol-
                                                                          ogy.
                                                                            In Ontario housing prices are ex-
                                                                          pected to stay flat, however, the
                                                                          lower priced housing market are
                                                                          expected to increase a little.
                                                                            In San Bernardino home prices
                                                                          are expected to stay relatively flat
                                                                          with a few fluctuations.
                                                                            In Redlands home prices are ex-
                                                 IECN PHOTO NAIMA FORD
                                                                          pected to increase and opposite of
According to a new study the Inland Empire has seen the worst of what is expected in Ontario, higher
the housing crisis and for the next two years home prices will re- priced homes are expected to in-
main relatively flat.                                                     crease in price faster relative to the
                                                                          rest of the city.
By Naima Ford                         unique factors and uses that to For more information about                                                                IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD
                                      make forecasts. This is as opposed ISEA go to http://isea.red-               The study was done by the University of Redlands Institute for Spa-
           he housing crisis has had to taking national or statewide data lands.edu.                               tial Economic Analysis which is led by Dr. Johannes Moenius.

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           country but one of its
biggest impacts has been in the In-
land Empire.
  Three years after the housing
bubble burst the experts at the In-
stitute for Spatial Economic
Analysis (ISEA) at the University
of Redlands have looked back and
forwards to forecast the future of
housing.
  “The news has been somewhat
more positive,” said Johannes
Moenius, director of the ISEA.
  He and Prof. Mak Kaboudan
looked at three counties and three
cities within those counties. The
study included Irvine, Orange and
Anaheim in Orange County; Co-
rona, Riverside, and Temecula in
Riverside County and San
Bernardino, Ontario and Redlands
in San Bernardino County.
  According to their analysis all the
cities in Orange County are ex-
pected to still see falling home
prices over the next two years be-
tween 2.5 and 9 percent.
  In Riverside and San Bernardino
counties, however, housing prices
are expected to remain flat and in
some small pockets to see growth
over the next wo years.
  Though flat home prices and little
growth are not the most welcome
economic news, it is not the fast
downward spiral that the areas
have seen in recent years.
  In fact Moenius says it is a sign
that the worst may be behind us.
The same is not true for Orange
County.
  “Orange County is still searching
for its true bottom,” said Moenius.
“The Inland Empire has overshot
it a little bit.”
  Their analysis is the result of
them looking at past patterns of
housing data and predicting what
would happen if everything stayed
along the current course. It does
not try to manipulate the data or
situations to much to give a more
accurate prediction.
  “It’s pretty much a hands off
analysis,” said Moenius.
  The only way the forecast could
be off is if there is a major change
to the economy such as the presi-
dent’s recent jobs bill having a
larger than expected positive af-
fect, a significant increase in oil
prices, or a natural disaster.
  The analysis is also unique be-
cause it looks at the housing data
of each area taking into account
                                                                                                                             Inland Empire Community Newspapers • September 15, 2011 • Page A7




Walk unites community, rekindles hope
By Naima Ford                                                                                                                           experience that is scary and unfa-
                                                                                                                                        miliar to most.
                                                                                                                                          “They incorporate the whole

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          family can know the dra-
          matic effects of child-                                                                                                       family in the event because they
          hood cancer all too well.                                                                                                     understand that it’s not just one
  Once a year the Childhood Can-                                                                                                        person who is experiencing cancer.
cer Foundation of Southern Cali-                                                                                                        It’s the whole family,” said Louise
fornia makes sure that the                                                                                                              Ramirez, parent of a 9-year-old
community knows those effects as                                                                                                        who was diagnosed with lukemia.
well through the Brianna Cadman                                                                                                           The walk was named for a 12-
Memorial Kids Walk.                                                                                                                     year-old girl who died from cancer
  September 11 was the twelfth                                                                                                          in 1999. Her hopeful, fighting
time the foundation has sponsored                                                                                                       spirit is what the walk tries to
the walk. It was a one-and-a-half-                                                                                                      rekindle and honor in everyone
mile walk from the foundation’s                                                                                                         who participates.
office through Loma Linda.                                                                                                                The walk is also the foundation’s
  Almost 400 individuals partici-                                                                                                       biggest fundraiser. Participants
pated, many of them have been                                                                                                           enter as teams and work to raise
touched by cancer personally.                                                                                                           money from family and the com-
  “It was just amazing,” said                                                                                                           munity.
Armida Kersey, executive director                                                                                                         The money raised is used to con-
of the foundation.                                                                                                                      tinue to support families monetar-
  The walk takes place in the                                                                                                           ily.
                                                                                                  IECN PHOTO COURTESY           CCFSC     This year they raised $12,000 for      IECN PHOTO COURTESY CCFSC
morning as families gather in what
is both an emotional and celebra-        The 12th Annual Brianna Cadman Memorial Kids’ Walk on Sunday                                   their work.                         The walk was also a time to cel-
tory event. Families of children         brought families of children with cancer together with the commu-                                The foundation will also be hav- ebrate young cancer survivors.
who have passed away due to can-         nity. Pictured here is Team Julieta at the beginning of the walk.                              ing a wine tasting fundraiser event Pictured here is six-year-old sur-
cer are able to honor their child in                                                                                                    from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, vivor Micheal Valle and his fam-
                                         cer it is a way to support the fami-             They provide helpful information,             Oct. 1 at the historic Hofer Ranch ily.
a very public way. For families
                                         lies and the foundation.                         financial assistance for food and             in Ontario. There will be a live
with children who survived it is a
                                           The mission of the foundation is               gasoline as well as a community of            band, food competition and live Childhood Cancer Foundation of
way to celebrate that victory. And
                                         to help families of children with                support.                                      and silent auctions.                So Cal call (909) 558-3419 or go
for families and individual who
                                         cancer with non-medical concerns.                  They give families help during an             For more information about to www.ccfsocal.org.
were not directly affected by can-

Nursing students gain hands-on, uplifting experience through outreach trip
By Maryjoy Duncan                                                                                                                         Taha brings much needed med-              bring her tremendous satisfaction.
                                                                                                                                        ical supplies donated by Loma               “You get a different perspective to
                                                                                                                                        Linda University Medical Center             life and the world, and people are

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         roviding basic health care
         to underserved populations                                                                                                     on her outreach excursions, such            grateful that you care about them,”
         around the world is what                                                                                                       as gloves, a necessary safety meas-         she said. “You feel like you are
Cal State San Bernardino assistant                                                                                                      ure when dealing with patients              doing something good and it’s up-
nursing professor Asma Taha has                                                                                                         with AIDS and other contagious              lifting to touch people’s lives, lis-
introduced to her students since                                                                                                        ailments.                                   ten to their stories, and see how
she started teaching at CSUSB last                                                                                                        Taha and her students agree out-          they live.”
year. Since 2005 Taha has been                                                                                                          reach trips should be to third world          The trip was a humbling experi-
dedicating herself each year to                                                                                                         countries, where the poor have no           ence for those involved helping to
those lacking access to health care                                                                                                     access to medical care, places              open the doors to more well-
in the West Bank. This summer                                                                                                           where their efforts would be                rounded nursing students at
she took eight nursing students on                                                                                                      greatly served.                             CSUSB.
the first student outreach trip to Ja-                                                                                                    Next year Taha would like to                “The fact that we were able to
maica in July for nine days, where                                                                                                      travel to China, but noted that the         have a child smile or an older per-
the valuable hands-on experience                                                                                                        major obstacle for the program is           son feel worthy of a visit…made
students gained paled in compari-                                                                                                       funding. She and her students are           me come back to a simple world
son to the emotionally uplifting ex-                                                                                                    responsible for all expenses.               where kindness matters,” Taha
perience they came away with.                                                                                                             For Taha her outreach efforts             said.
  In the infirmary and orphanage                                                         IECN PHOTO COURTESY           KIM VEULEMAN
students witnessed patients who          Cal State San Bernardino assistant nursing professor Asma Taha,
had been abandoned by caregivers,        middle, took eight nursing students on a medical outreach trip to
many without a single visitor in         Jamaica in July. Here she is showing student Krista Flores how
years. The joy they were able to         to check the patient’s blood sugar.
provide to patients, even for the                                                                                                                       Funerals
short time they were there, through
a gentle touch on the shoulder and
                                           “So now I know I could respond
                                         in an emergency, and know I can
                                                                                          nurses and patients. Because the
                                                                                          hospital is free, the resources are                     are often too costly.
conversation uplifted the students,
Taha said.
                                         work without fancy machines,”
                                         Snydal said.
                                                                                          stretched to accommodate every-
                                                                                          one, making the trip a humbling
                                                                                                                                                   A Solution is here
  “Some of the patients could not          Snydal went on to describe the                 experience to see the extreme
be helped medically, but we could        conditions facing the Jamaican                   work nurses do for little pay.                            Simp e remati n                                            0
help them emotionally,” Taha said.                                                                                                                                n ude        200      i    unt
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Black Rose Awards recognize outstanding service




                                                                                                                                                            IECN PHOTO COURTESY   CHRIS SLOAN
(Left to Right back row) Honoring some of the unsung heroes who have worked diligently to improve the lives of others throughout the Inland Empire, the Black Cul-
tural Foundation awarded the 2011 Black Rose Award to the following community advocates: Juanita Dawson, James Butts, Jimmie Brown, Herb English Jr., John
Futch, Mark Campbell, Vicki Lee, Carl Dameron, Tim Evans The Unforgettables Foundation, Dr. Queen Hamilton, (left to right front row) Geraldine Reaves, Jen-
nifer Vaughn-Blakely and Dr. Harold Cebrun.
By Cynthia Mendoza                       “It is important to pay tribute to   Sundance Company; Jimmie              provides proper burial and funeral      of ourselves to develop our young
                                        our local ‘Heroes’ and ‘Sheroes’      Brown, Police Chief, California       services for youth whose families       working professionals," she said.
                                        who work tirelessly to improve our    State University, San Bernardino;     cannot afford to do so.                 "Dr. Cebrun spoke quite passion-

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          n Friday night, Septem-
          ber 9, the San Bernardino     everyday lives,” said Dr. Margaret    Herb English, Jr., Director EOPS       And for the seventh year in a          ately about children and his love
          community came to-            Hill, program chairman of the         and CARE at San Bernardino Val-       row, this year's masters of cere-       and commitment to kids, which is
gether at the National Orange           Black Culture Foundation. “Each       ley College; Dr. Queen Hamilton,      monies included Kathryn Ervin,          very important."
Show for the 22nd Annual Black          one of our recipients has made a      board member, Youth Action Proj-      California State University, San          According to Roberts, in the next
Rose Awards, which recognizes           difference in our community and       ect; John Futch, board member,        Bernardino Theater Arts professor       few years the Black Culture Foun-
outstanding individuals who go          should be acknowledged for their      San Bernardino Community Col-         and Carl Dameron of Dameron             dation would like to develop more
above and beyond to serve their         efforts.”                             lege District; and Geraldine          Communications.                         youth centered programs.
communities.                             These year's recipients are: “Hu-    Reaves, founder, Open Arms             "This year's Black Rose Awards           The San Bernardino Black Cul-
  This year's theme was celebrating     manitarian of the Year” Dr. Harold    Make A Difference, Inc.               were a huge success, we had a           ture Foundation is a non-profit or-
"unseen and often unsung" heroes,       L. Cebrun, Superintendent of            There were also a few other         great turnout," said Black Culture      ganization, run solely by
those who work quietly behind the       Schools for the Rialto Unified        recognitions given out in honor of    Foundation President Joann              volunteers. For more than 40 years
scenes to make a positive differ-       School District and the Commit-       9-11, including to Vicki Lee, Mark    Roberts about the 400 or so atten-      it has awarded scholarships. The
ence. Recognitions go to individu-      ment to Service Award to James        Campbell, Mel Albiso, Albert          dees.                                   foundation is culturally diverse
als and organizations of all            Butts, a micro-computer specialist    Arteaga,      Dion Clark, Carl         As far as the overall feeling of the   and committed to the development
ethnicities, residency and back-        at Rio Vista Elementary School.       Dameron, Juanita Dawson, Bill         event, Roberts hopes that it in-        and understanding of African
grounds.                                 Black Rose Award recipients are:     Hanes, and The Unforgettables         spires others to do more outreach.      American culture.
                                        Jennifer Vaughn-Blakely, founder,     Foundation, an organization which      "We need to look at giving more


San Bernardino community joins fight against single serve alcohol
By Naima Ford                                                                 beverage and encourages current       eliminate single serve alcohol bev-       According to Amelia Lopez of
                                                                              businesses to decrease the impact     erages all together. She proposed       the Department of Public Health
                                                                              of their sales.                       that it is good for businesses and      during the study they also sur-

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          he community is who
         prompted a study by Prof.                                             “We want responsible retailers,      the economy because it will de-         veyed the blight around the estab-
         Robert Parker on the ef-                                             people who will do it with a social   crease crime and increase the num-      lishments, and the saturation of
fects of single serve alcohol con-                                            conscience,” said San Bernardino      ber of reputable retailers that come    liquor stores in the city. They have
tainers on a community. Now the                                               Mayor Pat Morris.                     into a community.                       done similar surveys in Redlands
community is taking those results                                              According to City Attorney Jim         “It doesn’t have to be this way,”     and Ontario, and plan to do one in
and running with them.                                                        Penman the ordinance is already       said Hart.                              Victorville.
  Parker presented findings that                                              having an impact.                       She says the community was able         According to Parker they are
show the proportion of single                                                  Community activist Linda Hart        to get behind the findings because      continuing to monitor the sales and
serve alcohol containers sold to vi-                                          said she wants to see all retailers   it confirmed what they all sus-         crime rates and will have more de-
olent crime have strong correla-                                              partner with the community and        pected was a problem.                   finitive results in six months.
tion.
  The study was done in partner-
ship with the Department of Public                  IECN PHOTO   NAIMA FORD
Health who went to liquor stores in     Prof. Robert Parker of UC
San Bernardino and calculated           Riverside presented his recently
how much refrigerated space is          published findings on the effects
used for display of single serve al-    of single serve alcohol bever-
coholic beverages.                      ages being sold in the commu-
  This measurement was used be-         nity.
cause in the United States bever-
age companies do not have to            Parker.
reveal sales data for single serve        He said they controlled for vari-
beverages. The assumption is that       ables like race, income level and
if retailers are giving a significant   other factors that may influence
amount of valuable refrigerated         crime rates.
space to a certain product, they          At a press conference on Sep-
must sell a high volume of that         tember 12 Parker joined with the
product.                                city of San Bernardino and com-
  That data was compared to the         munity group San Bernardino
amount of violent crime in the area     Against Drugs and Alcohol to urge
surrounding the store and was re-       business owners to eliminate the
cently published in the Drug and        sale of such beverages.
Alcohol Review.                           The city of San Bernardino has
  “The whole impetus came from          created an ordinance that forbids
residents and their concerns,” said     new businesses from selling the
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Charlie Tribble remains unmatched in San Bernardino lore
By Harvey M. Kahn                        who saw many of Tribble's               les said he vividly recalls a buffed
                                         matches since his older brother         Tribble playing on the Pacific
                                         George wrestled at both schools         High football team coached by Joe

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          nly one wrestler would
          dare volunteer to take on      with Tribble.                           Lash. "He was a big, strong guy.
          the feared Curly Culp in         After accepting a scholarship to      For as big as he was, he was quick
practice. Charlie Tribble would          wrestle at ASU, Tribble entered         and had good speed. He was a de-
face off Culp when both were             the 1964 AAU Wrestling Tourna-          fensive lineman and I thought he
members of the 1965 Arizona              ment held at the World's Fair in        weighed well over 200 pounds.
State University wrestling team.         New York. Tribble made head-            They would put in some offensive
Before entering ASU Curly Culp           lines by pinning the defending 171      specialty plays for him to run,"
was the top high school athlete in       pound AAU champion Len Kauff-           said Gonzales. He remembers that
Arizona during the 1960's. At            man to finish in second place. A        Tribble was big enough to throw
ASU, he won the NCAA Division-           month later, he made the U.S.           the shot put on Pacific's track and
I heavyweight wrestling champi-          Olympic team by winning the             field team.
onship before advancing into the         Olympic Trials Tournament at 170          That was the Charlie Tribble that
NFL. Tribble weighed 177 pounds          pounds and earned the trip to the       Lopez remembered, the 177-to
and Culp a stocky 250.                   1964 Tokyo Games; still the only        191-pound wrestling machine that
  "I remember when Charlie and           wrestler to date from San               pinned 43 of his 56 foes at SBVC.
Curly Culp were at ASU and no            Bernardino to make the Olympics.        Lopez said that Tribble had a
one could beat Curly," said Dr.          Tribble died in 2009 at 67.             teammate at Pacific and at SBVC
Moody Jackson, former adminis-             Despite the apparent success,         named Claude Potts "who was an
trator and colleague of Tribble's        Lopez and others said that a po-        animal that looked like an old man
when both worked in the Phoenix          tential pre-Olympic problem was         but could pin surprised opponents                                                          IECN COURTESY PHOTOS
Union High School District.              lurking for Tribble. Lopez said that    in just minutes."                      Charlie Tribble, graduate of Pacific High School in San
"Charlie wrestled him and beat           Tribble usually wrestled at 191           SBVC sports historian Roger          Bernardino, was a decorated wrestler who earned a scholarship
him a few times despite giving up        pounds and at the lightest 177          Schmidt said that Tribble was          to Arizona State University, and became the only wrestler from
a lot of weight. When those two          pounds, but made the Olympic            named California Community Col-
                                         team at 171 pounds. Lopez said                                                 San Bernardino to make it to the Olympics - 1964 in Tokyo.
got together, you could feel the                                                 lege "Wrestler of the Year" in
thunder in the gym. It was some-         that some can easily lose 20            1961, with Potts winning the
                                         pounds and maintain their en-           award in 1963. Schmidt listed oth-     the Sun Devils to its first Western    that Tribble coached the South
thing to see."                                                                                                          Athletic Conference title. After       Mountain High girls track team to
  Culp went on to play pro football      durance.                                ers from that championship era at
                                           "Not Charlie. He didn't have any-     SBVC as: John Davies; Walter           building a 32-2-2 personal record,     the 1981 state championship.
for 14 years and was named all-pro                                                                                      Tribble also claimed the WAC             Dr. Jackson remembers Tribble
nose tackle six times. Tribble be-       where to lose the weight. Losing        Richard; Jack Lucas; Dave Goed-
                                         that weight did him in," said           ker; Carl Schroeder; Dave Her-         championship at 177 pounds. He         coaching a number of high school
came a hall-of-fame high school                                                                                         was named to the Division-I, All-      state wrestling champions as well.
coach.                                   Lopez. Tribble was pinned in four       nandez; Bob Janko; Bernie
                                         minutes in his only Olympic             Christian; and Sam Cereceres.          American team by placing 3rd in          "He was a positive role model
  Prior to enrolling at Arizona                                                                                         the NCAA Tournament, where he          and well liked by everyone. He
State, Charlie Tribble was the most      match--albeit by eventual 1964            Schmidt wrote that Tribble has
                                         Gold medalist Ismail Ogan of            been inducted into the San             won the Gorriaran Award by pin-        was very quiet but a good person
decorated wrestler to come from                                                                                         ning the most opponents in the         to look up to. He was a great men-
San Bernardino. He was a CIF             Turkey who was a three-time             Bernardino Black Athletes Hall of
                                         world champ. Not only did Tribble       Fame; the SBVC Athletic HOF;           shortest amount of time (three pins    tor especially to his counselees,
champ at Pacific High for coach                                                                                         4:28).                                 who were about to lose it in school
Al Lyles in 1960 and rapidly im-         allegedly have trouble making the       the Arizona HOF; and the Arizona
                                         170 weight limit, there were re-        State University HOF. Prior to his       Phoenix Union High School Dis-       until he would get them back on
proved enough to win two state                                                                                          trict spokesman Craig Pletenik         track. Tribs was a gentle bear, easy
community college individual ti-         ports just before the 1964              death in 2009, Tribble was pre-
                                         Olympics, saying that Tribble was       sented a "Lifetime Service to          verified via E-mail that Tribble       going and soft spoken. I never saw
tles at San Bernardino Valley Col-                                                                                      started in their district in 1971 at   him mad. I am glad he had that at-
lege for coach Bob Smith. Tribble        distracted by being shifted be-         Wrestling Award" by the Arizona
                                         tween the Greco-Roman team and          Chapter of the National Wrestling      South Mountain High as a coun-         titude because if he ever did get
compiled a personal record of 56-                                                                                       selor, and took an early retirement    mad, he could crush you."
0 in two years to help SBVC to the       the Freestyle team.                     HOF. Tribble does not have a
                                           Some local reporters say they         wall-of-fame plaque at Pacific         in 1999. He continued to work as a       Tribble is survived by his wife
team state championships in 1961                                                                                        substitute teacher until 2007 and      Mishay and five children. His
and 1963. "Tribble was part of a         saw the larger-than-life Tribble        High.
                                         dominate the football fields while        Tribble wrestled only one year at    during his career coached football,    brother George was also a well
dynasty at Pacific when they didn't                                                                                     girls track, and wrestling. Pletenik   known student/athlete at Pacific
lose a dual match in ten years, and      weighing considerably more than         ASU when in 1965 he helped lead
                                         200 pounds. Long time Redlands                                                 said that Arizona records show         High.
he was part of a dynasty at Valley
for Bob Smith," said Larry Lopez         High sports statistician Al Gonza-


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day at 1 p.m., following the SAN-        structure.
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now lead the tour that includes a        sive access to the museum. Com-
showcase of the San Bernardino           fortable walking shoes are advised.
History and Railroad Museum.               Reservations are encouraged. To
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derwent a $15.1 million restoration        The Santa Fe Depot is located at
between 2002 and 2004. Addi-             1170 W. 3rd Street in San
tional exterior restoration took         Bernardino. Guests should park in
place earlier this year, completing      the east lot, walk along the north
the current look of this local land-     side of the building (next to the
mark. The restoration included the       train tracks) and follow the signs
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Linda, CA 92354. The event is Speakers, workshops. Riverside                 Sept. 28, 29: 25th Annual Con-       ets $8. Parking is free. Tickets Mondays at 6 p.m.: Town &
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shot gun start at 1 p.m. $75 per ing an American Kennel Club Re-           at the San Bernardino Hilton. For 6 p.m.; 650 N. La Cadena Dr.               Second Tuesday of each month,
golfer. Sponsorship opportunities sponsible Dog Ownership Day at           more information, call Mary Lou Highland: Second and fourth                10 a.m. - 12 p.m. “Esperanza para
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jillo at (909) 229-8005.              Bernardino Valley (374 West Or-      5th Annual                                          August.
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                                 Redlands Little League

       BUD BRACKEN
 IECN SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHER
From left: Adam (last name un-
available), Anthony Jacobs,
Andrew Canzoneri and coach
Kevin Morse take to the field
on Sunday.

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quisha Lomax, co-captain,
and Jillian Peace, captain.                                                                         Eisenhower cheerleaders

Huskies nip Yellowjackets
By Richard Dawson



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      t was a long week and a rough
      start to the season for Colton's
      football program. In the week
prior their coach Rick Bray had
quit, leaving Chris Mailo to step in
as interim coach. The players did
their best to focus on the game at
hand but Riverside’s J.W. North
didn't let them make a game of it.
The Huskies had a 41-10 lead
heading into halftime of a game
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Housing Authority awards scholarships to 10 students
                                                                                                                                                          as: biology, business management,

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                                                                                                                            he Housing Authority of
                                                                                                                            the County of San             film, human resources, liberal arts,
                                                                                                                            Bernardino      (HACSB)       nursing, psychology, and social
                                                                                                                   awarded 10 students a college          work.
                                                                                                                   scholarship to help them pay for         “We are pleased to be able to
                                                                                                                   their education expenses. The se-      continue the scholarship program
                                                                                                                   lection committee reviewed almost      for two decades, especially as tu-
                                                                                                                   50 applications from Housing Au-       ition costs are on the rise. Even
                                                                                                                   thority clients, and narrowing the     though the scholarships are small
                                                                                                                   selection to 10 was a tough deci-      monetary contributions, we know
                                                                                                                   sion.                                  it helps these students through
                                                                                                                     For 20 years, the Housing Au-        their educational journey,” states
                                                                                                                   thority has been awarding college      Susan Benner, HACSB’s Execu-
                                                                                                                   scholarships to students, in a com-    tive Director.
                                                                                                                   mitment to helping students suc-         The scholarship recipients were
                                                                                                                   ceed in college. Students attending    also greeted by Bisrat Gebrekris-
                                                                                                                   a four-year college or university      tos (pictured to the right), a former
                                                                                                                   received a $1,000 scholarship          Housing Authority resident who
                                                                                                                   while community and techni-            also received a college scholarship
                                                                                                                   cal/vocational students received a     in 1994 and is now a Neonatolo-
                                                                      IECN PHOTO COURTESY   HOUSING AUTHORITY                                             gist with Kaiser Permanente.
                                                                                                                   $500 scholarship. The Housing
2011 Scholarship recipients (left to right): Evelyn Amez, Jashe Lee, Shawn Jackson, Shirley                        Authority uses non-public funds to       In her statement to this year’s
Wilson, Linda Ton, Jessica Espinoza, Wendy Padron, Isis Eskander, Sultana Dillion and An-                          promote educational success            scholarship recipients she remi-
gelica Mosqueda.                                                                                                   among their participants.              nisced on how the financial assis-
                                                                                                                     This year’s scholarship recipients   tance helped encourage her to
No-cost green training programs for veterans                                                                       are attending one of the following
                                                                                                                   colleges/universities: University of
                                                                                                                                                          continue her education. She also
                                                                                                                                                          reminded them that reaching their
                                       where a portion of their wages are      Interested veterans may apply       California, Los Angeles; Univer-       educational goals won’t be easy,

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         he San Bernardino County
         Workforce      Investment     reimbursed while they train on the    through their local San Bernardino    sity of California, Merced; Cali-      but in the long run the results are
         Board seeks 100 veterans      job. Welding and HVAC certifi-        One-Stop Employment Resource          fornia State University, San           worth it.
to participate in free job training    cation courses are currently being    Center located in Rancho Cuca-        Bernardino; Biola University;            Her encouraging words reassured
programs. These training pro-          launched. Other training courses      monga, San Bernardino or Hespe-       Summit Career College; or San          the awardees to continue their en-
grams will teach the skills needed     will be determined based upon the     ria. A social security card and       Bernardino Valley College. Their       deavors despite any obstacles they
for green jobs available with local    job interests of the participants.    DD214 paperwork are required.         areas of study include majors such     may face in life.
employers. Green industries in-        Post-training job placement assis-    Fifty of these participants must be
clude solar panel maintenance and      tance is also available.              veterans separated within the last    ized skills, and this training will    oration with Kern County Em-
installation, sustainable and recy-      “We are grateful for the commit-    48 months. The other fifty partic-    prepare some of our returning he-      ployers’ Training Resource. The
cled products manufacturing,           ment made by all our County’s         ipants may have been discharged       roes to enter these fields,” said      deadline for veterans to complete
transportation and logistics using     courageous veterans,” said Josie      at any time to qualify. Accepting     Sandy Harmsen, Executive Direc-        their no-cost training and obtain a
alternative fuels and hundreds of      Gonzales, Chair and County of         training paid for by federal grant    tor of the Workforce Investment        job certification is March 31, 2012.
other industries according to the      San Bernardino Fifth District Su-     funding does not affect a veteran’s   Board and Director of Workforce          To find the location of the nearest
grant.                                 pervisor. “We hope to see as many     G.I. Bill.                            Development for the County of          San Bernardino County One-Stop
  Participants can enter training      veterans as possible seize this op-     “Employers in the transportation    San Bernardino.                        Employment Resource Center,
certificate courses paid for by this   portunity for job training and job    and manufacturing industries are        The program is funded by a grant     please www.sbcounty.gov/csb-
grant, or On-the-Job Training,         placement through this grant.”        still seeking workers with special-   that the County received in collab-    win/wia.htm.
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22nd Annual Stater Bros. Route 66 Rendezvous revs up Thursday - Sunday




              IECN ARCHIVE PHOTOS
The Route 66 Rendezvous re-
turns this Thursday to transform
downtown San Bernardino into
a car lover’s mecca.


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        tater Bros. Route 66 Ren-
        dezvous is a special event
        that incorporates nostalgia
and family entertainment with an
icon of southern California
lifestyle. It debuted in 1990 as a
one-and-a-half day event at Glen
Helen Park and was produced by
the San Bernardino Convention &
Visitors Bureau (SBCVB).
  The Bureau created and owns the
Route 66 Rendezvous name and
registered trademark. The event
has grown each year and now at-
tracts over 500,000 spectators.
  The SBCVB’s primary objective
is to have a positive impact on the
San Bernardino region through
tourism by creating special events
that encourage overnight stays.
With the Stater Bros. Route 66
Rendezvous the goal is to develop
mutually beneficial relationships
with corporate sponsors that share
our vision and values while bene-
fiting from their association with
the event.
  Designed as an economic devel-
opment project, the Rendezvous
now generates over $44 million for
local economy. Vehicle participa-
tion has grown from 300 classic
cars, hot rods, customs, muscle
cars and sport cars to the limited
1,700 vehicles with each partici-
pant receiving a reserved parking
space. Many local non-profit edu-
cational and charitable organiza-
tions are given the opportunity to
participate, earning dollars for
their respective community proj-
ects.
  San Bernardino is centrally lo-
cated as the transportation hub of
Southern California. Prominently
mentioned in Bobby Troup’s im-
mortal 1946 hit song, Get Your
Kicks on Route 66, San
Bernardino embodies the Southern
California spirit with orange
groves, beautiful mountains and
palm trees.
  The mystique goes back to San
Bernardino’s legendary “E” Street,
which was also designated as US
Route 66. During the cruisin’ era,
“E” street was hopping with cool
cars and great music. During the
Rendezvous, the nostalgia contin-
ues.
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Stater Bros. announces America’s largest supermarket chain-sponsored event
                                       historic streets of downtown San        their classic cars, hot rods and cus-   are happy to give back to the many                      This exciting promotional area is

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       tater Bros. Supermarkets is
       proud to announce its title     Bernardino.                             tom vehicles, generating $44 mil-       car enthusiasts in the communities                    free and will feature food sam-
       sponsorship of the largest        This is the 15th straight year that   lion dollars for the local economy.     we serve by sponsoring this free                      pling, interactive games, and com-
car show on the West Coast as          Stater Bros. has been the title           “During our 75th Anniversary          nostalgic weekend for the entire                      munity outreach booths.
well as the largest Supermarket        sponsor.                                Celebration Year, Stater Bros. is       family to enjoy.”                                       The Stater Bros. Court Street
Chain sponsored event in America.        The 22nd Annual Stater Bros.          especially proud to once again            The Stater Bros. “Family” Fun                       Stage will host live music through-
 The Stater Bros. Route 66 Ren-        Route 66 Rendezvous is expected         support the annual Stater Bros.         Zone will be located in the heart of                  out the event from a variety of
dezvous will be held from Thurs-       to draw a record breaking atten-        Route 66 Rendezvous,” stated Jack       the event at Court and “E” Streets                    famed artists such as The Fab Four
day, September 15th through            dance of over 500,000 car enthusi-      H. Brown, Chairman of the Board         in downtown San Bernardino with                       Beatles Tribute Band, Rockabilly
Sunday, September 18th along the       asts, and there will be 1,700           and Chief Executive Officer of          activities for the whole family to                    favorite Buzz Campbell, and the
                                       registered participants showcasing      Stater Bros. Supermarkets. “We          enjoy.                                                piano-pumping Neil Morrow.


Route 66 burnout contest returns to Orange Show Speedway
                                                                                                                       organizers are also planning a low-                   at the National Orange Show
                                                                                                                       rider display featuring Duke’s car                    Speedway. Admission is $10, and
                                                                                                                       club, a Harley motorcycle bike dis-                   kids 10 and under will be admitted
                                                                                                                       play featuring “The Crew” bikers                      for FREE.
                                                                                                                       for charity, a drifter’s display fea-                  Individuals interested in partici-
                                                                                                                       turing Drift Day, along with mer-                     pating in the contest are encour-
                                                                                                                       chandise vendors and food                             aged     to     pre-register    by
                                                                                                                       concessions. A drift show will take                   downloading a form at www.no-
                                                                                                                       place during contest intermission.                    sevents.com.
                                                                                                                         “We are keeping the tradition,                       The entry fee is $15 per vehicle.
                                                                                                                       but bringing in new elements,”                        The winner will receive a cash
                                                                                                                       commented promoter Naoki                              prize.
                                                                                                                       Kobayashi, “It’s a multi-car-                          A portion of contest proceeds
                                                                                                                       culture show— try saying that                         will benefit the Best Buddies or-
                                                                                                                       three times fast!”                                    ganization. For more information,
                                                                                                                         The smoking-hot fun kicks off at                    call (909) 888-6788 or visit
                                                                                                                       6 p.m. on Saturday, September 17                      www.nosevents.com.



                                                                                                                       U nder New Ownership!
                                                                                    IECN PHOTO COURTESY    SBCVB
Last year’s burnout contest winner Katelyn Hood in a 74 Chevy Nova with a 350 ci engine.
          tradition at the Route 66 First is the thrilling main event, tires to burn rubber. The more

 A        Rendezvous for over 20 which is all about showmanship— smoke, the better. The winner of
          years, the burnout contest and smoke. The first 50 contest- the competition is determined by
is returning to the National Orange ants who register will compete to the crowd’s reaction in the judge’s
Show Speedway with a little get the audience excited as they opinion.
something for everyone.              rev their engines and allow their In addition to the contest, event



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                                                                                                                          134 0 E. W a sh i ng to n St . C o l t o n
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                                                                               wheel competition, the Pikes Peak                                                                                                   10/6/11
                                                                               Hill Climb, rally racing and sports
                                                                               car racing.                                    For people who care about where & how they live
                                                                                 As a stunt driver his driving cred-
                                                                               its include Fast and Furious:
                                                                               Tokyo Drift, Dukes of Hazzard,
                                       son National Hockey League ca-

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        he celebrities have been                                               Bourne Ultimatum, Iron Man 2
        announced       for     the    reer, he won a Stanley Cup in           and the remake of Red Dawn.
        celebrity autograph ses-       2001-02 with the Detroit Red            Tanner is an on-air host for Top
sion at the 22nd Annual Stater         Wings. He has played with the           Gear USA and Battle of the Super-
Bros. Route 66 Rendezvous, being       Pittsburgh Penguins and New             cars.
held September 15 – 18.                York Rangers, but is most known
 On Saturday, September 17, Luc        for his fourteen seasons with the           IECN PHOTOS COURTESY    SBCVB
Robitaille, National Hockey            Los Angeles Kings. He retired           Tanner Foust (L), professional
League Hall of Famer and Tanner        after the 2005-06 season as the         racing and stunt driver, and Luc                                                     WE NOW RENT
                                       highest-scoring left winger in
Foust, the professional racing and
stunt driver will be signing auto-     NHL history.
                                                                               Robataille, National Hockey
                                                                               League of Famer will be signing
                                                                                                                                                                   U-HAUL TRUCKS
graphs at the Stater Bros. Court St.     Tanner Foust is a three-time X                                                                                                            e i beat any
                                       Games gold medalist and a two-          autographs on Saturday at
Stage from 10 a.m. – 12 noon.                                                  Stater Bros. Court St. Stage                                                                      mpetit r pri e n
 During Luc Robitaille’s 19-sea-       time Formula Drift champion. His
                                       racing experience includes open         from 10 a.m. - 12 noon.                                                                            ru     enta
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2011 Lifetime Achievement inductee: David McClelland
  Known as the Voice of NHRA, Dave McClelland is one of the most
recognizable voices in all of motorsports. He has been heard not only on
the tracks, but also on radio and television coverage of the events, a role
he filled for some 50 years. Dave has placed his restored Fiat altered in
the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum after campaigning the car
for 10 years and winning the March Meet in 1998, and continues to par-
ticipate in as many street rod and street machine events as possible.


2011 Cruisin’ Hall of Fame inductees




  Builder/Designer Category:          in the world of “kustomizing.”
John D’Agostino – Kustom Kars                                                                                 American magazine and has been
                                                                              mitment to the foundations of the                                       Historical/Misc.     Category:
of California                           Manufacturer/Vehicle Cate-                                            owned by the Hearst Corporation
                                                                              brand: interactivity, authenticity                                    PEP BOYS
  Born in Pittsburg, California       gory: Revell, Inc.                                                      since 1958. There are nine interna-
                                                                              and fun. Additionally, Revell sup-                                      In 1921 four Navy buddies
John D’Agostino started building        For over 60 years, Revell, Inc.       plies the Make ‘n Take building tional editions. Popular Mechanics    pooled together $800 to open a
and customizing model cars when       has been leading the world in           model kits at the Rendezvous, asfeatures regular sections on auto-    single auto parts supply store in
he was a child. His first cus-        model kit building and die cast col-                                    motive, home, outdoors, science,
                                                                              well as many large events includ-                                     Philadelphia. This venture would
tomized car was a ’56 Chevy hard-     lecting. Every year, Revell offers a    ing auto races and trade shows. and technology topics. A recurring    become the multi-billion dollar na-
top. John has displayed his kustom    wide variety of model kits for                                          column is “Jay Leno’s Garage”         tionwide retail and service that is
cars in over 1,000 shows world-       every taste and age group in the         Entertainment/Media Cate- featuring observations by the              known as PEP BOYS today. With
wide and has won more major kus-      hobby market. Customers can be          gory: Popular Mechanics         famed late-night talk show host       over 600 stores, the company has
tom awards than anyone in history     assured of their continued com-          First published on January 11, and vehicle enthusiast.               come a long way from its humble
                                                                              1902, Popular Mechanics is an                                         beginnings.
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2011 Route 66 Rendezvous event contests
                                                                               Limited to the first
                                                                                400 vehicles.
                                                                                Check-in     Location:  The
                                                                               Hampton Inn & Suites Parking
                                                                               Lot at 27959 Highland Avenue
                                                                                in Highland – off the 330
                                                                               Highland exit.


                                                                               Open Header Contest
                                                                                 Get ready to rumble as partici-
                                                                               pates crank up their engines with
                                                                               the goal of being the “loudest” as                                            IECN PHOTO COURTESY   SBCVB
                                                                               the sound is registered by a deci-    Start of Poker Run contest last year.
                                             IECN PHOTO COURTESY    SBCVB      bel meter. Each reading is posted     Rider. Kids accompanied with par-    Watch or participate in the
Last year David Winshaw won the Open Header contest with 122.                  to entice even more pressing of the   ents have an opportunity to “Make   “Run with the Cops” as teams
                                                                               pedal. Winners are announced im-      ‘n Take” a model car for free,      run through the streets of San
Neon Light Contest                     Arrowhead Ave. and Mt. View             mediately after the contest and       while they last.                    Bernardino ending at the Ar-
                                                                               awarded plaques and prizes.             Saturday, September 17            rowhead Credit Union Park.
 Street lightning is the theme         Poker Run                                 Saturday, September 17                Check-in Time: 10:00 a.m. –       This 5k benefits families of
in downtown San Bernardino                                                       Check-in time: 2:30 p.m. – 5:00     2:00 p.m.                           law enforcement personnel
as car participants compete to          Registered vehicle partici-            p.m.                                    Contest held: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00   killed or injured in the line of
see who has the most creative          pants cruise to local busi-               Contest held: 3:30 p.m. – 5:30      p.m.                                duty.
and decorative neon lights.            nesses, collecting playing              p.m.                                    Admission: Free                    Sunday, September 18
Neon Light Cruise starts at            cards at designated stops to              Admission: Free (Must be a reg-       Entry Fee: $5 – Unlimited En-      Registration: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00
dusk, prior to the contest at          create a winning poker hand.            istered vehicle participant.)         tries                               a.m.
7:00 p.m.                              Enjoy the food, fun, and the              Location: 5th Street between Ar-      Participants: Ages 12 and          Run: 8:00 a.m.
 Friday, September 16,                 best hand wins $500.                    rowhead Ave. and Mtn. View            younger are free                     Registration Fee: $30, 3rd
 Check in time: 5:30 p.m. –             Saturday, September 17                                                                                           grade and under $5
8:00 p.m.                               Check-in time: 7:30 a.m. – Model Car Contest                                                                      Located at Arrowhead Credit
 Contest held: 7:00 p.m. –             10:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                     Run With The Cops                   Union Park,
9:00 p.m.                               Contest held: 8:00 a.m. – ap- Model cars are entered into 17                                                      280 S. “E” Street
 Admission: Free (Must be a            proximately 1:00 p.m.            different class types for judging,
registered vehicle participant.)        Admission: $5 (Must be a everything from Nostalgia Drag
 Location: 5th Street between          registered vehicle participant.) Race to Street Machine or Low



Route 66 entertainment line-up                                                                                          909-875-1910
  Thursday, Sept. 15             Beatles Tribute Band                         Sunday, Sept. 18
  5:00 p.m. Big Papa and the TCB                                              12:00 p.m.       Cold Duck –              Professional Plating &
-- Stater Bros. Court St. Stage  7:30 p.m. Danny Dean                      – Stater Bros. Court St. Stage
  Back Alley Brawlin’ Rythym & O’Reilly Auto Parts Stage                      Sounds of Rock ‘n Roll                    Polishing Since 1972
Blues                            Rock-a-billy
                                                                                1:30 p.m. Barela – Stater Bros.        236 S. Riverside Ave. Rialto
 Friday, Sept. 16                                                              Court St. Stage
 6:00 p.m.         The Deadbeat 8:00 p.m. Chubby Checker – Cal-                 The powerful brass sounds of the
Daddies - Stater Bros. Court St. ifornia Theatre of Performing Arts            70’s & 80’s
Stage                               Twist & Shout to the music of                                                                           ater ua ity
 Rock-a-billy music taking you 50’s & 60’s                                      8:00 p.m. BareNaked Ladies –
back to an era of hot rods and sock
hops
                                                                               California Theatre of Performing
                                                                               Arts
                                                                                                                                             eminder
 7:00 p.m. Buzz Campbell --
Stater Bros. Court St. Stage
                                                                                                                                                   est alley ater
 Rock-a-billy, Blues & Swing                                                                                                                            istrict
 8:00 p.m. Chuck Berry – Califor-                                                                                                                     residents
nia Theatre of Performing Arts                                                                                                                   are reminded that
 Rock ‘n Roll
                                                                                                                                                        yo r
 Saturday, Sept. 17
                                                                                                                                               ordinary tap ater,
 1:00 p.m. Danny Dean - Stater                                                                                                                    y ar the least
Bros. Court St. Stage
 Rock-a-billy
                                        Serving Highland For Over 35 Years                                                         e pensi e ater yo can
                                We have been servicing customers in the local Highland area for thirty-five years
 3:00 p.m. Neil Morrow – Stater and have a reputation for automotive service excellence at a competitive price.               o tain, consistently meets all tate
Bros. Court St. Stage           We are a member of the Professional Service Dealer Network, and an Auto Value                           ealth tandards
 Piano Pumping Rock ‘n Roll     Service Center. We employ ASE certified Technicians and are AAA Approved.
 3:45 p.m. House of Rock – Free vehicle safety inspections are performed with every repair and oil change.                               n ony u c    rai a
O’Reilly Auto Parts Stage  This minimizes downtime from unforeseen, unexpected and costly breakdowns.
                                                                                                                                           enera Manager
                           Our facility is open six days a week, from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm.with our friendly
 4:50 p.m. Slick Richard – knowledgeable staff who care about your vehicle maintenance issues and
O’Reilly Auto Parts Stage  schedules.
                                                                                                                                     e t a ey ater i tri t
 5:10 p.m. The Rayford Bros. – Call us with any questions and or concerns. We provide free shuttle
O’Reilly Auto Parts Stage      service to work or home. Call Lou Holutiak/Drew Lucas at (909) 425-2121                                 55       a e ine d
                                               Thank you for this opportunity to introduce ourselves                                      ia t ,    23
 6:50 p.m. Hot Rod Trio –
O’Reilly Auto Parts Stage                                                 909-425-2121                                                                         d r
                                                                            3708 E. Highland Ave
 7:00 p.m. The Fab Four – Stater                                            Highland, Ca. 92348
Bros. Court St. Stage                                                  wwweasthighlandautotech.om                                        (909) 875-1804
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                                                                                                                    G ossi p
Clooney shows off new girlfriend
          EORGE Clooney's new love Stacy Keibler yesterday that the couple confirmed their romance.

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summer.
          towers over him during their first public out- Earlier when asked what she likes about the actor,
          ing since the pair sparked up a romance this Stacy replied "Everything!"
                                                          A witness said: "(Stacy) really stood on her own.
 The couple caused a stir when they left a Toronto George was not overprotective and didn't have to look
Film Festival party together last night.                 after her."
 Former WWE wrestler Stacey, 31, smiled as she George split with his Italian model girlfriend Elisa-
showed off her 42-inch legs in a little black dress – betta Canalis in June amid rumors that she wanted to
with 50-year-old heartthrob George looking short by marry and have a child.
her side.                                                 Shortly afterwards rumors of dates with Keibler
 It was when they attended the after-party together emerged however it's taken committment-shy George
                                                         until now to show off his statuesque beauty.


Charlie Sheen gets a roasting
                                                                             medical specimen. I guess that's
                                                                             what comes from waking up at the
                                                                             crack of crack."
                                                                               Comedian Jon Lovitz later
                                                                             quipped: "How much blow can
                                                                             Charlie Sheen do? Enough to kill
                                                                             two and a half men."
                                                                               At the end of the evening, held at
                                                                             Sony Studios in Culver City, Cali-
                                                                             fornia, Charlie — who had taken
                                                                             everything in good humour
                                                                             throughout the night — remained
                                                                             unrepentant of his lifestyle
                                                                             choices.
                                                                               "I'm done with the winning cause
                                                                             I've already won,” he said. “This
                                                                             roast may be over, but I'm Charlie
                                                                             Sheen.
                                                                               "In here burns an internal fire. I
                                                                             just have to remember to keep it
                                                                             away from a crack pipe."
                                      and a marijuana magazine model.

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         HARLIE Sheen says he
         "never realized how            Sheen, who sat on stage in a huge
         [messed] up" he was until    throne, was introduced by host
his Comedy Roast this weekend.        Family Guy creator Seth McFar-
  The star made the admission after   lane.
a host of comedians and celebs —        He told the audience: "You've
including Slash, boxer Mike           seen him on TV. You've seen him
Tyson, and ex-wife Brooke             in movies. And if you are a prosti-
Mueller, tore strips out of him on    tute, you have seen him point a
the show, which sees an individual    gun at your head."
mocked by a panel of 'roastmas-         He also referred to an incident at
ters'.                                Christmas 2009, when Charlie al-
  And they weren't short of ammu-     legedly threatened Brooke with a
nition, in the last year Sheen has    knife, saying: "She's here volun-
struggled with drug addiction,        tarily, no one put a knife to her
been fired from sitcom Two and a      throat."
Half Men and had a polyamorous          Actress Kate Walsh joined in,
relationship with an ex-porn star     saying: "Charlie is an amazing


Aniston has nothing to say




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     ENNIFER Aniston looks glum-faced as she's picked up by her
     boyfriend Justin Theroux.

  The actress stared sternly at the ground at a Beverly Hills skin clinic,
trading little in the way of conversation with her trendy fella.
  What Jen lacked in smiles and chit-chat, she more than made up for
with her super-bronzed body.
  At 42 years of age, the former Friends star continues to boast a body
most twentysomething women would be proud of.
  Jen and Justin have been dating since May.
  The Wanderlust co-stars first set tongues wagging after an intimate
night out at the Sunset Towers Hotel.
  Representatives for the pair originally dismissed rumours they were
an item, insisting they were just good friends.
  However they have been inseparable in recent months.
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                                                                                                                        Crafton Hills College Art Gallery hosts “Creep”
     Krikorian Redlands showtimes                                                                                                                              broader meaning than just some-

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                                                                                                                                 he Crafton Hills College
                                                                                                                                                               thing that merely looks or seems
   Krikorian Redlands                   Be a Star R                                                                              Art Gallery will host its
                                                                                                                                                               creepy. It is also meant to convey,
       Cinema 14                        Nick Swardson, Stephen                                                                   first event of the 2011-
                                                                                                                        2012 academic year, Creep, fea-        for example, a creeping thought, or
     Showtimes for                      Dorff                                                                           turing a group of new, up and          feeling, creep as a state of mind or
 Saturday, September 17                 10:25                                                                           coming, artists representing a         thing. The artists hoped to create
                                                                                                                        range of techniques. “Creep” will      work that leaves the viewer with
Straw Dogs R                            Contagion PG-13                                                                 be in the Gallery from September       lingering questions, or possibly an
Alexander Skarsgaard,                   Matt Damon, Gwyneth                                                             16 to October 13. The Gallery          uneasy feeling that overshadows
James Marsden                           Paltrow                                                                         hours are Monday through Thurs-        the aesthetic quality of the piece.
(11:00 AM), (11:45 AM),                 (10:40 AM), (11:30 AM),                                                         day, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Artists’    They are aiming to go beyond
(1:40), (2:25), (4:20),                 (1:25), (2:10), (4:10),                                                         Reception is Friday, September 16      mere visual beauty.
7:05, 7:50, 9:45, 10:35                 (4:55), 6:50, 7:40, 9:40              Our Idiot Brother R                       from 6 pm- 8 pm. The Gallery is           Although this is not their first
Sorry, No Passes Al-                                                          Paul Rudd, Elizabeth                      open Monday through Thursday           show, these emerging artists will
lowed                                   Warrior PG-13                         Banks                                     from 11 am – 3 pm. The Art             gain valuable experience from this
                                        Joel Edgerton, Tom                    (2:05)                                    Gallery is located in the Library      exhibit. Each has been in the an-
                                                                                                                        and Learning Resource Center.          nual juried student exhibition at
Drive R                                 Hardy                                 The Help PG-13                            Given the current construction on      CSUSB, some twice. Some have
Ryan Gosling, Carey                     (12:25), (4:00), 7:45,                Viola Davis, Bryce Dallas                 campus, the best parking access is     also curated their own shows at
Mulligan                                10:10                                 Howard                                    from Lot E.                            CSUSB.
(10:50 AM), (11:50 AM),                                                       (12:00), (3:30), 7:00,                      The title is meant to have a much      Participating artists are Sarah
(1:30), (4:05), (5:25),                 Apollo 18 PG-13                       10:20
                                                                                                                                                               Amarin,       Timothy      Dickson,
7:00, 8:00, 9:35                        Warren Christie, Lloyd                                                                                                 Michelle Fernandez, Kristy Fred-
                                        Owen                                                                                                                   erick, Celeste Gamboa, Katie Grip,
The Lion King 3D G                      (2:30), 10:30                         Rise of the Planet of the                                                        Jamie Katz, Thomas Osekowsky
Matthew Broderick,                                                            Apes PG-13                                                                       and Jessie Zylstra.
Niketa Calame                           The Debt R                            James Franco, Tom Fel-
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Sorry, No Passes Al-                    (4:45), 7:30, 10:15                   The Lion King G
lowed                                                                         James Earl Jones,
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I Don't Know How She                    Dark R                                (11:25 AM), 6:45                  Two of the varied works that will
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it's easier to be persistent if you     beyond their usual boundaries.        plined in many regards, though
don't have a lot of emotional bag-      Sometimes you do this purely          you will leap to a new level of ef-
gage and/or frustrated feelings at-     through your living example, but      fectiveness in the days to come as
tached to your efforts. This week
brings tests of your patience. On a
                                        this week you make a conscious
                                        effort to cheer people on. You go
                                                                              you learn to apply that discipline in      At any                     U N
                                                                                                                                                 COcoupPOime of order
                                                                              a daily, organized process. You'll                                   t on at t
                                                                                                                                           Must presen
few occasions, you'll have to wait
for what you need, so bring some-
                                        out of your way to make it safe for
                                        others to excel beyond their previ-
                                                                              have a mentor. This person has fig-        location!                INCLUDES:
                                                                              ured out a method that works for
thing to do in the meantime.            ous limits.                           her and for many others.                       2 WHOLE CHICKENS, Choice of 20 Corn Tortillas or
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  You make friends easily, and yet                                              Just because you understand
good friendships are still hard to      you appreciate and understand a
                                                                              your feelings doesn't mean you'll
come by. The perfect combination        wide variety of people and influ-
                                                                              automatically be able to get over
of mutual interest, logistical con-     ences. However, when it comes to
                                                                              them. Recently, you've had trouble
venience and indescribable chem-        your work, you will be better off
                                                                              moving on from something that
istry is required to form special       if you specialize. Go as deeply
                                                                              happened in the past. However,
bonds. Realizing this, you demon-       into one niche as possible -- you
                                                                              this week brings a breakthrough.
strate your appreciation to the ones    have great powers of concentra-
                                                                              An exciting person and a brand-
who have proved loyal.                  tion and tenacity. Become an ex-
                                                                              new goal will take your mind off
                                        pert, if not The Expert.
                                                                              of old history.
                  Sept. 23-Oct. 23                                                                     Nov. 23-
                                                         Oct. 24-Nov. 22                                   Dec. 21
  You'll have increased powers of                                               Success depends on your ability
self-control this week. Instead of       You fluctuate between being out
                                        of touch with your feelings and       to recognize an opportunity, even
applying them to make yourself do                                             when the opportunity happens to
what is unpleasantly "good for          being overly in touch with them.
                                        Getting a grip on your emotions       be dressed as a shabby little prob-
you," why not apply your power to                                             lem. Your remarkable imagination
creating more enjoyment in your         will be easier for you when you
                                        have a healthy perspective on         helps you see three steps ahead of
life? For instance, you could pace                                            where you are now and make de-
yourself in order to make a fun ac-     your life. Imagine that a future
                                        version of yourself is looking        cisions that will lead you in a pos-
tivity last as long as possible.                                              itive direction.
                                        back on this current scene. Ask
                                        your future self for insights.
                  Dec. 22-Jan. 19                         Jan. 20-Feb. 19                       Feb. 20-March 20
  You will be reinventing yourself        You master the art of being mod-     You were due for some great
in some way this week. You'll no-       est while flaunting what you've       news. The resources and elite con-
tice how a certain pattern affects      got. Your perfect balance of ego      nections you have been wishing
your life -- for instance, your habit   and ability will attract opportuni-   for will begin to materialize this
of accepting way more responsi-         ties, both professional and per-      week. At first, good luck comes in
bility than one person can grace-       sonal. You'll be in a position to     sprinkles and trickles. Think of
fully handle. You'll change the         choose. It might be difficult for     each drop as a sign of things to
trend by getting into a new envi-       you to let someone down, but          come. Your gratitude and happy
ronment. In a sense, you can start      you'll enjoy the part where you get   attitude will attract a deluge of
over.                                   to make another person's day.         good fortune.
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Charter school hosts fundraiser with Goodwill
By Annemarie Paxton                                                                                                                                          lation of residents surrounding the
                                                                                                                                                             former Norton Air Force Base.
                                                                                                                                                             The advantage of the location near

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          he Norton Space and
          Aeronautics      Academy                                                                                                                           the former Air Force base is the
          (NSAA), a California Pub-                                                                                                                          surrounding aeronautical and engi-
lic Charter School authorized by                                                                                                                             neering businesses that have
the San Bernardino County Office                                                                                                                             pledged their support, offering
of Education, was established in                                                                                                                             partnerships that will enable un-
San Bernardino in August of 2008                                                                                                                             derserved students to experience
with grades K-2, as a Dual Immer-                                                                                                                            real-life science.
sion Program School. The goal is                                                                                                                               The school will be holding a
for all students to be fluent in writ-                                                                                                                       fundraising event in partnership
ing, reading and speaking English                                                                                                                            with Goodwill of Southern Cali-
and Spanish in all academic areas                                                                                                                            fornia on September 17 and 24
after five years of continued atten-                                                                                                                         from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
dance in the program. This aca-                                                                                                                                School officials and volunteers
demic year students will be                                                                                                                                  will be collecting gently used
introduced to Mandarin Chinese as                                                                                                                            items such as clothing, cookware,
a world language through partner-                                                                                       IECN PHOTO COURTESY   AMBER YOUNG    stereos, small appliances, bicycles,
ships with UCLA, the Confucius           The Norton Space and Aeronautics Academy in San Bernardino will be holding a fundraiser on                          CD and DVD players, sporting
Institute, and the California School                                                                                                                         goods, area rugs, curtains, bed
                                         September 17 and 24 on its campus from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. at 503 E. Central Ave. Items sought are
Board       Association     Chinese                                                                                                                          frames, head/footboards and E-
                                         gently used clothing, furniture, small appliances, etc. Pictured are NSAA students at a recent re-                  waste even if they are not in work-
Teacher and Principal Shadowing          cycling fundraising event. Pictured from left are Ryan Nord, Roxana Perez, Xander Rosenbaum,
Program.                                                                                                                                                     ing conditions. Items that will not
                                         and Jhon Paul Elizalde Hernandez.                                                                                   be accepted are mattresses, major
  Each year the school will expand
by one grade level with the goal of      (English learners) and language         of the time during the entire pro-     Only one language is used at a       appliances, exercise equipment,
becoming a K-12 academic insti-          majority students (English speak-       gram, and the 90/10 model, where       time for instruction. New students   broken items, hazardous waste or
tution by 2018. Currently the            ers) in order to develop their bilin-   English is used for a minimum of       enrolling in the academy should      ruined furniture.
school serves K-5.                       gualism and bi-literacy in English      10% kindergarten and the percent-      come from a bilingual classroom        Collection will take place at the
  Dual immersion, also known as          and another language.                   age increases each grade level until   or home environment to be con-       NSAA campus, located at 503 E.
Two-way immersion programs, in-           Two common program models              both English and Spanish are used      sidered for the program.             Central Ave., San Bernardino,
tegrate language minority students       are the 50/50 model, in which both      equally.                                 The vision and goal of the NSAA    92411.
                                         English and Spanish are used 50%         NSAA utilizes the 90/10 model.        is to reach the underserved popu-



CASA hosts annual Munchin’ at the Mansion
                                         move from home to home, and             Hilliard "Hillstreet" Wilson.          Etta James, Gladys Knight, Bette       Individuals wishing to purchase

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          ASA of San Bernardino
          County will host its an-       they are 95% less likely to re-enter    These top notch musicians have         Midler and Tony Bennett, to name     tickets to Munchin’ at the Mansion
          nual Munchin’ at the           the foster care system.”                backed up such artists as Pink,        a few. They also have TV and film    may do so by visiting the website
Mansion event at Edwards Man-              Currently, there are approxi-         Mark Anthony, Celine Dion,             credits, including Saturday Night    www.casaofsb.org. Tickets are:
sion on September 28 from 5:00           mately 3700 foster children in San      Shakira, Bon Jovi, Earth, Wind         Live, David Letterman, Oprah         $50 Individual - Two Tickets: $90
p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The event fea-      Bernardino County and 104 chil-         and Fire, Johnny Guitar Watson,        Winfrey and The Tonight Show.        - Table of 8: $350.
tures a wonderful variety of sam-        dren on our waiting list. Munchin’
plings from the area’s finest            at the Mansion is the ideal oppor-
purveyors of food and drink, ter-        tunity to learn more about this ter-
rific entertainment, opportunities       rific program and the many
to win fabulous prizes (including a      personal rewards of becoming a
$3,000 custom diamond ring,              CASA - as well as for discovering
Goody Bags valued over $100,             the delicious treasures San
and more).                               Bernardino County has to offer.
  Munchin’ at the Mansion is as            Festivities will begin at 5 p.m.,
much of an awareness-building            when guests enter through the
event as it is a fundraiser. All pro-    Friends of CASA Walk and are
ceeds benefit the Court-Appointed        greeted by CASA of San
Special Advocate (CASA) pro-             Bernardino County Board of Di-
gram, which trains community             rectors. Be sure to come hungry
volunteers to advocate in the best       and have your taste buds ready for
interests of abused and neglected        the array of gourmet foods, wines,
children living in foster care.          beers and coffees from San
  CASA recruits, trains and super-       Bernardino Counties’ BEST
vises volunteer adult advocates          restaurants, chefs, wineries/brew-
who provide a stable and consis-         eries.
tent presence in the often turbulent       Renee Rojanaro will be perform-
lives of foster youth. As Dr. Phil, a    ing with an all-star band, bringing
national spokesperson for CASA,          high energy and a deep groove that
explains, “CASA volunteers also          makes you want to hit the dance
help to alleviate the constant up-       floor! Her players include drum-
heaval faced by foster children.         mer Moyes Lucas, keyboardist
When a CASA volunteer is in-             Eddie Gip Noble, guitarist Jim
volved, a child is less likely to        Henken, and bassist/vocalist




                                                         IECN PHOTO ARCHIVE
CASA of San Bernardino County will be holding its annual
fundraiser Munchin’ at the Mansion next Wednesday at Edwards
Mansion in Redlands. Guests will be able to sample food, drink
and entertainment from the area’s purveyors. Above is food pro-
vided by Mikan Sushi Restaurant during a past event.
                                                                                                             Inland Empire Community Newspapers • September 15, 2011 • Page A23



Arrowhead Regional remembers 9/11 with ceremony
                                         ber those men, women and chil-

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           n Monday, Arrowhead
           Regional Medical Center       dren, who lost their lives on Sept.
           (ARMC) held a special         11, 2001, and all of those men and
ceremony in the main lobby of the        women who continue to risk their
medical center marking the 10th          lives in the service of protecting
anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. At-     this great country,” said Petre.
tending the event were members of          A special display with memora-
the public, hospital employees, pa-      bilia symbolizing the sacrifices of
tients, Colton Police officers and       9/11, and photographs, will remain
Fifth District Supervisor and Chair      in ARMC’s main lobby. A black
of the County of San Bernardino          and silver ribbon imprinted with
Board of Supervisors, Josie Gon-         Sept. 11, 2001, and the 10th An-
zales.                                   niversary date was provided to all
  ARMC Director Patrick Petre            attendees.
provided welcoming remarks;                ARMC Director of Pharmacy
Gonzales spoke about the impor-          Services, Dr. Andrew Lowe, was
tance of continuing to honor those       at ground zero in New York City,
who paid with their lives; and           about a month after the 9/11 at-
ARMC Chaplain, Fr. Miguel                tacks to help provide medical care
Urrea, spoke in remembrance of           to workers at the site, as part of the
the event and the many men and           Disaster Medical Assistance
women who sacrificed themselves          Team, under the jurisdiction of the
to prevent further destruction on        National Disaster Medical System.
that day.                                  “I was lucky I was able to go and
  “It is important for us to remem-      help,” said Dr. Lowe. “Sept. 11 is
                                         a date that we can never forget.”

 Adoption Day and jewelry fundraiser                                                                                                                                IECN PHOTO COURTESY
                                                                                  Josie Gonzales, Fifth District Supervisor and Chair of the County of San Bernardino Board of Su-
                                                                                                                                                                                          ARMC

   to benefit No Paws Left Behind                                                 pervisors, addresses those who gathered Monday morning at Arrowhead Regional Medical Cen-
                                                                                  ter for a special ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
                                         adoptions, jewelry will be on dis-

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        et Scene Bath and Bou-
                                         play and available for purchase          www.nopawsleftbehind.org.             sional styling by appointment,        (2nd Tuesday of each month by
        tique located at 31776 Yu-
                                         from Inspiranza Designs (www.in-          Pet Scene is offering “Self-Serve    healthy food and treats, toys and     appointment), Pet photography by
        caipa Blvd. in Yucaipa is
                                         spiranzadesigns.com). Earrings,          Saturday’s” in September where        specialty gift items for people and   Kristy’s Kritter Sitters on October
hosting a Pet Adoption day and a
                                         necklaces, watches, rings and other      any dog, any size can get a bath,     pets. Food lines currently include    8th where you can get your pet’s
Jewelry Fundraiser to benefit “No
                                         beautiful pieces are available with      blow-dry and freshening spritz for    Blue Buffalo, Royal Canin,            photo taken with a Halloween or
Paws Left Behind”. If you are
                                         100% of the proceeds benefiting          $10.00! This special price is valid   Canidae, Taste of the Wild, Hi-       Christmas backdrop, and our first
looking for a new best friend, then
                                         “No Paws Left Behind” for ani-           only on Saturday and in the self-     Tek Naturals and Honest Kitchen.      annual “Howloween Bash”, food,
visit Pet Scene on Saturday, Sep-
                                         mals that have been abandoned            serve bath. Full bath and styling     Visit us at www.petscenenow.com       fun, contests and more on October
tember 17, 2011, 10:00 am to 3:00
                                         due to foreclosures. No Paws Left        appointments are available. Pet       or (909) 389-2424.                    29th. Call Pet Scene at (909) 389-
pm. Representatives from Red-
                                         Behind, Inc. is a focus driven not       Scene Bath and Boutique services                Upcoming Pet Scene          2424 for more information on our
lands Animal Shelter and Yucaipa
                                         for profit organization, designed to     include no appointment walk-in        events include a monthly dental       events or to order your pet a cos-
Animal Placement Society will be
                                         bring awareness to all communi-          self- and full-serve baths, profes-   clinic offered by Doggie Dental       tume today.
on hand with a few dogs and cats
that are in need of their forever        ties about the silent victims of
                                         foreclosure who have no voice or

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home. Are you the family they are
looking for? In addition to the          rights to implement change, for
                                         more         information       visit


Words to Think About: Stress                                                                                            erti ing S ecial
By G.W. Abersold Ph.D



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      n November 1981 I received
      a Ph.D degree with dual ma-                                                                                                     n and mpire mmunity
      jors, Behavioral Medicine
and Humanistic Psychology. The
                                                                                                                                            e paper
focus of the first major was psy-
chosomatic illness with an empha-




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human body.
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that we can add thirty years to our      etc.
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  I also became very familiar with       stress: getting up in the morning, a                                                      Excluding full & 1/2 page ads/ all ads must be pre-paid
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of worry to the endocrine system           Dr. M. Lazarus, Ph.D. of Stan-
and ulcers. He formulated the clas-      ford University added a different
sic phrase, “the flight or fight” syn-   dimension to the list of stressors.
drome.                                   He called them “hassles”; loss of
  It means “confrontation or es-         car keys, getting stuck in traffic,
cape.” His metaphor was an exam-         late for an appointment, burning
                                         the roast, spilling a paint can, the
ple of our pre-historic ancestors,
confronting a saber toothed tiger.       IRS etc, all stressors.
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Immediately his eyes would dilate,
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hungry and very sexual. The flight         First, everyone is affected by it,
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  There aren’t any saber toothed
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Burlin Holt of Colton trained race horses for seven decades
By Ed Ahrens                              track,'' smiled Holt.                      "I did not have a preference in
                                            Burlin also worked for thirty-five     training either quarter or thor-
                                          years at the General Telephone           oughbred horses. I just wanted to

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          urlin Holt, a long time
          resident of the Inland Em-      Company in San Bernardino.               win and if a horse could run, it did-
          pire started training race        ''I worked the graveyard shift at      n't matter the breed,'' said Burlin.
horses in the late l940's after a stint   the telephone company that al-             One of Burlin's horses, Daring
during World War II in the Mer-           lowed me to train the horses in the      Jerry, triggered a $5,645 pay off
chant Marines.                            mornings. One of my co-workers,          for a five dollar exacta wager on
  ''I was born in l92l in the State of    Clare Juarez, was also a trainer and     September l3, l986 at Fairplex
Arkansas which makes me ninety            once we finished first and second        Park with Artistic Venture finish-
years young on December 29th of           in the same race at Fairplex race        ing second. To win an exacta, the
this year. I attended Redlands            track in Pomona,'' noted Burlin.         horses must finish first and second
High School and enlisted in the             Holt raced horses in Michigan,         exactly as played. The $5,645 pay
Merchant Marines in l943. I               Arizona, Ohio, Nevada, Mexico            off is still the all-time record at
served on nine ships, attended of-        and at all the major race tracks in      Fairplex Park since the five dollar
ficer's school and saw all of the Pa-     California including Santa Anita,        exacta bet has been discontinued.
cific Islands during the war,'' stated    Hollywod Park, Del Mar, Bay                ''I didn't wager on Daring Jerry
Burlin.                                   Meadows, Golden Gate and Fair-           that day but do I have a story to tell
  Holt moved after the war to Yu-         plex in his fifty-six year training      when I did win big,'' smiled Holt.
caipa and began training and rac-         career.                                    It is a little remembered fact that
ing horses along with his brother           ''I enjoyed running horses at the      there was live pari-mutuel horse
                                          big tracks but really loved compet-      racing at Las Vegas, Nevada in the                                                 IECN PHOTO COURTESY    ED AHRENS
Bonny at Victorville and Los
Alamitos. Victorville and Los             ing at the smaller tracks in Ari-        early l950's and mid l960's for          Burlin Holt, left, a graduate of Redlands High and current Colton
Alamitos were considered bush             zona, Nevada and California that         three years. The race tracks in Las      resident, trained and raced horses with his brother, and is known
tracks at that time because they did      were not recognized by those state       Vegas were eventually closed due         as the King of the Bush Tracks.
not have pari-mutuel wagering.            racing commissions. I was given          to a lack of wagering by the local
  ''Los Alamitos race track became        the title "The King of the Bush          publis probably due to the many          years,'' remembered Holt.               tracks but a lot of thoroughbreds at
recognized in l95l and I won my           Tracks" after winning eight out of       other betting options in that city.        Holt's wife Dorothy passed away       the bush tracks for me for many
first race there with a quarter horse     eight races at Salinas, California in      ''I raced horses at Las Vegas in       earlier this year after over sixty      years in Arizona and California,''
that year. I scored my first win          l973," grinned Holt.                     l963, l964 and l965. I won quite a       years of marriage.                      stated Holt.
with a thoroughbred horse at a rec-         Holt's favorite horses to train        few races with both quarter and            ''We did a lot together and she re-     Holt was able to make money at
ognized track in the early l950's         were Cody's Chance, Swift Tune,          thoroughbreds during those three         ally supported me in the race horse     the non-recognized tracks in Ari-
but I can't recall at what particular     Drifty Dan and Mean of Queen.            years. My bid day occurred on            business for all of those years. I      zona and the bush tracks by fol-
                                                                                   Sunday, November 3, l963 when I          was blessed to have been married        lowing his formula.
Naturalization information session scheduled                                       wagered on the exotic Big 6 for          to Dorothy and I have a lifetime of       ''I did it all myself. I owned,
                                          tion about eligibility and residency     races 5 through l0. In order to win      wonderful memories,'' stated            trained, shoed and transported my

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           .S. Citizenship and Immi-
          gration Services will host      requirements, application forms,         the Big 6, one had to correctly pick     Burlin.                                 horses. I preferred a former class
          an information session in       fees, the background security            a winner in each of the 5-l0 races.        Burlin's favorite race track to run   horse that other people didn't really
partnership with Ministerio Cris-         check and processing times. Par-         Lucky for me, one of my horses,          horses was the picturesque Santa        want. I treated all of my horses as
tiano Ebenezer in Fontana on Sat-         ticipants will also see sample ques-     May's Pilgrim, won the fifth race-       Anita Park in Arcadia and his fa-       individuals and babied them if
urday, September 17. The session          tions from the naturalization test       the first leg of the Big 6. I eventu-    vorite jockey was Al Hetrick.           that's what it took,'' said Holt.
is part of a larger USCIS initiative      and receive an overview of U.S.          ally won the next five races and           ''I really clicked with Hetrick es-     Burlin Holt retired from active
to help immigrants better under-          history and civic principles. Free       received a payout of $4,902. I was       pecially winning the eight races to-    training at age 84 in 2005 and will
stand the naturalization process,         educational materials will be given      then referred to as Mr. 49 02 in Las     gether at Salinas in l973. Al rode      forever keep the title of ''The King
including the content of the natu-        out while supplies last. Bilingual       Vegas for the next couple of             primarily quarter horses at the big     of the Bush Tracks.''
ralization test, and become famil-        Immigration Service Officers will
iar with free educational resources
and materials available from the
                                          be available for questions and an-
                                          swers at this session.                       Advertise to people who live & work around your business!
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                                          place from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at
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  The public is invited and USCIS
personnel will be on-hand to dis-         Ministerio Cristiano Ebenezer,
cuss the naturalization process
step-by-step and provide informa-
                                          7888 Cherry Ave, Suite D,
                                          Fontana. For more information,
                                                                                                                               Inland Empire
                                          call (909) 904-4845.
  Stress
  as deadly as dis-stress. During
                                          tive compulsive actions. They
                                          begin drinking too much (booze
                                                                                                                            Community Newspapers
the Vietnam War I pastored a large        and a myriad kinds of alcoholic
Methodist church in Orange                beverages); they beginning eating
County. One of the church families        too much or too little (becoming
had a son in Vietnam. They re-            anorexic or bulimic); they engage
ceived word he had been killed.           in sexual promiscuity; they have
They were obviously grief                 sleeping problems (too much or
stricken. Two weeks later they            too little); they engage in drugs
again received word from the U.S.         and become addicted and they
Army that a mistake had been              often become very abusive-espe-
made and he was on his way                cially to members of their family.
home.                                       Studies have shown that 60% of
  The mother had a heart attack           our stress is job related; which in-
and almost died. The good news            cludes limited income, pressure to
almost killed her. It was stressful.      perform and domestic responsibil-
  Third, both kinds of stress are cu-     ities. Forty per cent of our stress is
mulative. For example, the affects
of the loss of a spouse or a divorce
can last for several years. Taking
                                          family related. The imposition of a
                                          spouse, parents, siblings, relatives
                                          and others can be unbelievably
                                                                                                                                    ELECTION
responsibility for the care of a          stressful. The sequence often be-
loved one or friend is extremely
stressful, plus hassles, plus house-
work, or maintenance, all add up
to a lot of stress.
                                          gins with expectation, subtle pres-
                                          sures that erode one’s tranquility.
                                          The shoulder and neck muscles
                                          tighten; a nervous stomach and pe-
                                                                                                                                                     2011
  Fourth, stress causes or aggra-
vates the major causes for death
                                          riodic headaches are evidence of
                                          stress. The mind becomes clouded                                                   SPECIAL EDITION
and other sickness. Major killers         with depression. The psyche
are: heart attacks, cancer, strokes       (mind) affects the soma (body) in                                                       Let the Community know about the
and accidents. I’ll bet you a nickel      many ways.                                                                               Candidate seeking Election and
that the last time you had the flu,         Amen. Selah. So be it.
headache, or sore throat, a few                                                                                                             their Message!
days before you had a stressful ex-
perience..
  Fifth, and closely related to num-
                                            Bill Abersold, resident of High-
                                          land, is a retired Methodist and
                                                                                                  Reserve Early for Best Positions!
ber four, is the fact that stress low-    Congregational minister and ac-             This special edition will carry your special advertising message in all 4
ers the immune system. Our                complished author of eight books.
immune system is weak at three            He has visited 84 countries and              of our publications. Don’t miss this special Election edition and get
distinct times: when we are babies;       has been on 105 cruises, most of
when we are elderly; and when we          them as a lecturer. He has a B.A.
                                                                                             your message out to the community before Election Day.
are under stress.                         and M.A. in Mideastern history, a
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                                                                                                CALL 909-381-9898 ext 204
tendency to engage in what I call         Ph.D. in Behavioral Medicine and
“maladaptive behaviors” or nega-          Humanist Psychology.
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