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ADELANTO — It’s easy to forget baseball is a hard game. The Mavericks provided a stern reminder of that in Wednesday night’s 13-7 loss to the Inland Empire 66ers.David Ledbetter looked nearly unhittable through five innings. The only hit he’d allowed to that point was a bleeder down the third base line and he had four strikeouts to go with no walks.In the sixth inning, things unraveled.Ledbetter allowed five-straight base runners, […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/sports/20160831/mavericks-falter-late-in-loss-to-66ers?rssfeed=true
ADELANTO — Driving in either direction on Highway 395, entering or exiting this city, the monument to a fading avocation here stands out. On a stretch of a heavily traveled thoroughfare without much roadside activity, the conspicuous Stater Bros. Stadium is clearly the passersby attraction, although it isn’t the only establishment.Off the stadium’s lot to the northwest sits a burger joint, as well as a gas station, diminished by the stature of the baseball park and left to soon […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160901/for-burger-joint-mavericks-were-hit-or-miss-for-business?rssfeed=true
Kelly Dodd, the newest cast member on “The Real Housewives of Orange County,” recently put up her 4,400-square-foot Corona del Mar house for sale at $6.25 million.
You can only see so much in the listing, so when she invited us over for a tour,…
What’s up with mortgage rates? Jeff Lazerson of Mortgage Grader in Laguna Niguel gives us his take.
RATE NEWS SUMMARY
From Freddie Mac’s weekly survey: This week the 30-year fixed averaged 3.46 percent, three basis points worse than last…
SANTA ANA — Two Orange County men were sentenced Thursday to more than four years in a Connecticut federal prison for their part in a loan modification scheme that bilked about 1,000 victims out of about $3 million.
Serj Geutssoyan, 34, of Santa…
Winston Yan stood atop the largest real estate project of its kind in downtown Los Angeles, a monstrous patchwork of glass and concrete next to the 110 Freeway, and marveled at the bustle of workers, construction vehicles and cranes 38 stories below.
The scope of development in this mixed-use project,…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-0825-china-dtla-snap-story.html
VICTORVILLE — A Victorville woman accused of stealing items from WinCo Foods in Victorville and then attacking a loss prevention officer Tuesday morning was behind bars, authorities said.A San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department deputy responded to the business, located in the 15000 block of Roy Rogers Drive, for a suspect being detained by the loss prevention officer at approximately 10:34 a.m.Victorville Sheriff’s Station spokeswoman Mara Rodriguez […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160831/authorities-victorville-woman-arrested-after-stealing-from-winco-foods?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — More than 1,700 residents were left without power Tuesday night before Southern California Edison was able to restore power to the affected areas early Wednesday morning.According to SCE Spokesperson MaryAnn Milbourn, the outage occurred around 7:57 p.m. and the incident affected the homes of 1,744 customers in Victorville that night.“The cause of the outage was due to a failed underground equipment on Hook Boulevard just east of Brucite Road in […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160831/power-outage-caused-by-failed-underground-equipment-affects-1744-homes-in-victorville-tuesday-night?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — Two local transients arrested on suspicion of possessing a weapon at a school — a misdemeanor — were released from custody Tuesday night, just hours after being cited by authorities, booking records show.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department deputies responded to Sixth Street Prep School, located at 15476 Sixth Street, a little before 2:30 p.m. regarding a man and woman in possession of weapons on school grounds.Victorville […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160831/man-and-woman-with-ax-machete-at-sixth-street-prep-school-cited-released-from-custody?rssfeed=true
APPLE VALLEY — Between February and May, the town paid more than $50,000 to a Sacramento-based law firm for advice services related to Measure W, the town’s alternative to Measure V, the Liberty Utilities-backed “Right to Vote on Debt Act.”The amount paid for the “ballot measure advice” services of Remcho, Johansen & Purcell LLP totaled $54,560.28, invoices obtained in a public records request show.Similarly, Liberty Utilities […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160831/town-paid-more-than-50k-for-ballot-measure-services?rssfeed=true