An excessive heat warning is posted again today for the Inland Empire where temperatures could go as high as 111 degrees. More triple digit heat is expected tomorrow before a slight cooling this weekend. Meantime, a Fontana man has been arrested for leaving his two pit bulls locked outside without water, causing one of them to die.
The body of a missing Canyon Lake woman was found yesterday in a Poway motel. Authroties say 47 year old Christine Osborne Stewart was murder. Police are looking for her boyfriend 27 year old Joseph Dorsey of Lake Elsinore. He may be driving a dark blue 1994 Ford Explorer with a license plate of 6UDY773.
Yesterday mornings 4.5 quake near Yorba Linda is being blamed for causing a gas leak that led to an explosion at a home in Ontario yesterday. Several windows were blown out and the garage door was damaged at the house on West Carlton Street. No one was hurt.
Chevron and an assortment of government agencies are investigating a pair of fires at a Richmond fuel refinery this week. Concern about fuel shortages has alreadyu caused a quick uptick in gas prices. Analyts say $4 dollar gas is likely in the coming days.
Singer Neil Diamond will get his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame tomorrow. The ceremony will take place in front of the Capitol Records Building on Vine Street.
At the Summer Olympic games in London, Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings won gold in women’s beach volleyball tournament. American Aries Merritt won the gold medal in the men’s 100-meter hurdles and Brittney Reese earned the gold medal in women’s long jump. The US is now atop the medal leaderboard at 81.
August 9, 2012 at 5:07 am | Local News | No comment