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The Inland Empire is notorious for high temperatures and this weekend, it's proving itself to be guilty as charged as temperatures in many places exceeded 100 degrees. An excessive heat warning remained in effect Sunday until 7 p.m. Tuesday for the region, according to the National Weather Service.
SAN DIMAS >> City Council members strongly disagreed Tuesday night on how to deal with a denied condominium project after the developer asked for guidance on how to re-format a multiple-family residential proposal. The council voted 3-2, with Councilmen Denis Bertone and John Ebiner dissenting, to continue formal denial resolutions for 47 condominiums at 155 N. Eucla Ave. Councilman Jeff Templeman, one of the majority voters, leaned toward the dissenters' point of view, but agreed with Mayor Curt Morris and Councilman Emmett Badar that the council needs to hold a special session to give guidelines to developers of council expectations for in-fill residential developments.
The fire -- estimated to have burned about 5 acres by 5:30 a.m. -- was reported at 4 a.m. in the foothill community of San Dimas, about 20 miles east of Pasadena. No structures are threatened, according to fire officials.
SAN DIMAS >> Around 150 firefighters are battling a two-alarm brush fire in steep terrain in San Dimas since early this morning. The fire was first reported on Terrebonne Avenue, near the San Dimas Canyon Golf Course, shortly before 4 a.m., according to a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department news release.
A helicopter drops a load of water on a brush fire that broke out in the hills above San Dimas early Wednesday. A helicopter drops a load of water on a brush fire that broke out in the hills above San Dimas early Wednesday.
The quiet city of Walnut has become a hotbed of controversy these past few months, mostly over repeated public attempts by Mayor Nancy Tragarz to fire the city attorney that boiled over during a raucous public meeting filled with accusations and pleas by her colleagues for her to stop talking. In addition, open government advocate Gil Aguirre of San Dimas sent the city a “demand to cease and desist” for violating the state's open meeting law which claims Tragarz communicated with outside attorneys hired by the city and other council members, passed out documents and distributed emails to fellow council members without providing copies to the public.
Brewmaster Simon Brown and Michael Nabarrete of Chancho's Tacos stopped by KCAL9 Friday to share great food-beer pairings that will be featured at the upcoming California Beer Festival. The California Beer Festival will be held Sat.
Roger Protz, the editor of CAMRA's Good Beer Guide, explains how to taste beer, at the Great British Beer Festival in London Hey suds-loving dudes and dudettes here's a chance to enjoy a few brewskies and have a barrel of fun.
A known felon was in custody Tuesday, Aug. 26, following his arrest on suspicion in a string of burglaries in Glendora, San Dimas and Covina over the past month, a Los Angeles County sheriff's lieutenant told Patch.