ADELANTO — Authorities nabbed a pair of teens allegedly found with thousands of dollars worth of rodeo arena equipment stolen from Adelanto Stadium earlier this month.Raphael Alexander Arias, 18, and a 16-year-old accomplice were arrested on suspicion of possession of stolen property after San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials linked them to thefts at the stadium over the last several months.Officials said the city of Adelanto has had over 50 rodeo […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20180220/officials-arrest-teens-found-with-stolen-adelanto-stadium-equipment?rssfeed=true
ADELANTO — City Manager Gabriel Elliott will remain on paid administrative leave, the city’s attorney said Tuesday night, declining to offer a firm timeline for revisiting the matter or disclose whether sexual harassment accusations lodged against the top administrator were substantiated.For now, Elliott will be stuck in a sort of limbo despite the fact that the third-party investigation into sexual harassment claims raised by two women has concluded.Tristan Pelayes, […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20180221/developing-sexual-harassment-investigation-done-but-findings-close-to-vest-and-elliott-in-limbo?rssfeed=true
In the past week alone, 424 homeless people who had been living in the Santa Ana River tent city were moved to local motel rooms and provided vouchers allowing them to stay there free of charge for at least a month.
That total, as of Wednesday morning, represents an enormous portion of the riverbed encampment population, which advocates estimated earlier this year was between 500 and 1,000 people.
It’s unclear how many people remained in the camp on Wednesday, but it’s likely that somewhere between several dozen and 200 people are still living there.
Orange County counsel Leon Page said he expects
People seeking to sneak their own snacks into Cinemark movie theaters will have to get more creative.
The chain has announced that bags or packages larger than 12x12x6 inches will not be permitted inside theaters, beginning Thursday, Feb. 22. The policy, posted to the company’s website , does allow exceptions for medical equipment bags and diaper bags.
Cinemark says it took the step to “enhance the safety and security of guests and employees.” The chain notes that it does not provide places to store bags and reserves the right to inspect all bags and packages.
The move didn’t exactly impress moviegoers posting
The 97th summer season at the Hollywood Bowl surely has 97 wonderful things on the schedule announced Wednesday, from its opening night featuring Miss Diana Ross with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra to a cornucopia of genre-busting billings throughout the summer.
Our quick pop music-oriented look at the season turns up many highlights, including:
Stand-alone shows: Diana Ross officially opens the season on June 16, but scattered across the summer are other one- or two- or three-offs including the Go-Go’s with the Los Angeles Philharmonic on July 2-4; Jennifer Hudson, July 6-7; Michael McDonald, Kenny Loggins and Christopher Cross, July 13-14; Randy
ANAHEIM – The Ducks make their latest attempt at winning four consecutive games for the first time this season when they take on the Dallas Stars at Honda Center on Wednesday night.
The Ducks (30-20-11) have won three in a row four times, including right now after a 2-0 win over Vegas to end a four-game road swing. Those three victories helped lift their road record to 15-11-7.
Ryan Miller (7-4-5, 2.63 GAA, .918 SV%) will get the start for the Ducks. It will be his first since Feb. 6 at Buffalo, where he made 30 saves in a 4-3 overtime
By JONATHAN J. COOPER
The Associated Press
SACRAMENTO — A California state senator accused of sexual misconduct apologized Wednesday to anyone who felt uncomfortable by his behavior but flatly denied two of the more serious allegations, one involving a 19-year-old female intern, a day before his fellow senators could decide his punishment.
Los Angeles-area Democratic Sen. Tony Mendoza offered his first words of conciliation but otherwise struck a defiant tone in a two-page letter to fellow senators who can censure, suspend or expel him as soon as Thursday.
Lawyers investigating complaints against Mendoza found that he likely engaged in unwanted “flirtatious or
TEMPE, Ariz. — Colin Walsh is becoming an expert at adapting.
A non-roster invite with the Angels, Walsh is with the seventh team of his career, including five in just the last two-plus seasons.
“You meet a lot of people,” Walsh said. “It’s not ideal, but whatever path it takes to get to the right team is the best one. If it takes six or seven teams to end up in the right spot, that’s all I can really ask for.”
Walsh, a 28-year-old infielder, would seem to be in a decent spot now. When the Angels traded C.J. Cron a few
Sales of existing homes in the U.S. fell in January from a year earlier by the most in more than three years. Would-be buyers were stymied by rising prices and a shortage of homes for sale.
The National Assn. of Realtors said Wednesday that sales dropped 3.2% from December to January, the second…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-home-sales-20180221-story.html
A 38-year-old man was killed in a head-on collision on Highway 18 Sunday evening, authorities said.The man, who was a Los Angeles resident, was driving a 2011 Nissan Rogue west on Highway 18, east of Blanco Road, at approximately 5:50 p.m. and, according to California Highway Patrol officials, “was possibly fleeing from a three-vehicle, non-injury, hit-and-run traffic collision that he was involved in.”Approximately three minutes later, the Nissan was reportedly traveling […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20180220/38-year-old-man-killed-in-head-on-crash-on-highway-18?rssfeed=true