Alta Loma Jr. High School Warriors of the Week

Two Alta Loma Junior High School students have been named Warriors of the Week, according to a news release from the Alta Loma School District. Allyson Larson, a 7th grader, “shows great participation and effort in class,” the news release said. Nick Hibshman, an 8th grader, “is an outstanding student, good student and (demonstrates) good…

City of Ontario Receives $1 Million Healthy Living Grant

Ontario Mayor Paul Leon announced that The City of Ontario had received a $1 million healthy living grant from Kaiser Permanente Hospital. The grant will be used to educate the community on food choices, healthy activities, weight management, cooking classes and more. CONGRATULATIONS, Mayor Leon, in taking the lead to bring funding to Ontario to…

Rapper Heavy D died of blood clot in lung after long flight

An autopsy performed on Rapper Heavy D, who collapsed and died suddenly on Nov. 8, found that the cause of death was a pulmonary embolism, according to the report released Tuesday. The coroner’s office found that Dwight Arrington Myers, better known as Heavy D, died of a blood clot in his lung. He also suffered…

Dickens Festival 2012 Serves as Time Machine; Tea and Evensong in Riverside

The annual Riverside Dickens Festival, like a time machine, will deliver spectators to Victorian England for the era’s equivalent of a dinner and a show — a classic outing in any historic era. The festival runs from Saturday, January 7 to Sunday, January 8, 2012. First Congregational Church, located at 3755 Lemon Street — across…

11th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Breakfast Tribute

The 11th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Breakfast Tribute returns on Monday, January 16th, 2012, with Share the Dream Honoree & Special Guest Speaker John Longville and Share the Dream Honoree Gary George of Verizon, amongst special musical performances and feat…ures. The event will be held from 8:30AM-10:30AM at the Ontario Airport Doubletree…

2012 Rose Parade float preparations under way | abc7.com

2012 Rose Parade float preparations under way | abc7.com. IRWINDALE, Calif. (KABC) — The countdown is on for the 123rd Pasadena Tournament of Roses and volunteers are working just about around the clock to get all the floats ready for one of the most popular parades in the world. This year’s theme is “Just Imagine.”…

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Add INLAND EMPIRE COMMUNITY NEWS to YOUR list of media contacts! Email us with your press releases, news stories, anniversaries, birth announcements, engagement and wedding announcements and photos….and we will try to add them to our digital and print (coming Jan. 20th!!) editions. Send to iecnews@yahoo.com. Include your name, address, phone number, email address for…