The Inland Empire will once again flirt with record heat today. The National Weather Service expects a high of 101 degrees in Ontario. That’s a few degrees shy of yesterday’s blistering high of 107, which set a record for the date. Looks like we’ll start to see some relief beginning tomorrow with even cooler temps by the weekend.
The San Bernardino City Council is cutting fire department funding to help reduce the city’s 46-million dollar budget deficit. The council voted 4-1 to slash the Fire Department budget by $2.9 million.
The FBI is investigating the death of a prisoner at the Federal prison in Adleanto. The 35 year old man died from un specified trauma Monday night.
A U.S. Border Patrol agent has been shot and killed and another was wounded this morning. It happened in Arizona, just south of Tucson in an area known for being a major drug smuggling corridor.
A judge is granting an injunction to temporarily halt Pennsylvania’s voter identification law. It mandates every voter must present a photo ID at the polls.
The “Hollywood” sign is getting a facelift. Starting today, crews will begin repainting the large white letters that sit on the Hollywood Hills. Its the most extensive renovation of the sign in 35 years.
October 2, 2012 at 8:06 am | Local News | No comment