9 local Albertsons, Vons stores set to be sold A Washington state-based supermarket chain plans to buy nine local Vons and Albertsons stores in a transaction linked to the $7.6 billion sale of Safeway to the investors group that owns Albertsons. In the Ventura County area, Haggen Inc. plans to buy seven Albertsons and two Vons in Camarillo, Newbury Park, Oxnard, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Westlake Village. More
911 Calls -- Published Dec. 21, 2014 Sheriff’s OfficeThere were 64 bookings at the San Joaquin County Jail in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Saturday. At that time, there were 1,199 people held at the jail, which has an official capacity of 1,411. When the jail is full, some inmates may be released early.Stockton PoliceWeapons arrest: Officers responded to a report of a fight in progress about midnight Friday in the 500 block of East Park Street. More
Metro Briefs -- Published Dec. 21, 2014 Super Bowl raffle raises more than $423,000STOCKTON — The seventh annual Super Bowl Raffle raised more than $423,000 for 30 local charities this year, organizers of the raffle said.In its seven-year history, it has raised nearly $2.5 million for local programs for students, families and children in need.Six grand-prize winners each won two tickets to the Super Bowl, which will be played this year in Glendale, Ariz., on Feb. More
High number of pedestrian deaths, injuries concern officials Thirteen people have been killed in pedestrian collisions since 2007 on Palmdale ... The organization does contract work with the county to host pedestrian safety assemblies at Victorville and Apple Valley elementary schools. According to statistics ... 12/17/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
Pedestrian struck and killed on 101 Freeway in Encino A pedestrian was struck and killed while walking on the eastbound 101 Freeway in Encino early Wednesday, the California Highway Patrol said. Multiple vehicles hit the pedestrian at approximately 1:06 a.m., CHP Officer Alex Rubio said. Officials said calls ... 06/25/2014 - 1:03 am | View Link
Pedestrian killed in Victorville car crash A Hesperia man died when he was struck by a car on the 15 Freeway in Victorville on Sunday night. The California Highway Patrol received a call about the crash at 8:42 p.m. on the 15 at Bear Valley Road, San Bernardino County coroner's officials said. 11/2/2013 - 2:41 am | View Link
Car rolls over and strikes blind pedestrian in Orange County A compact car rolled over onto a 46-year-old blind pedestrian after a collision in Costa Mesa, police said Thursday. The pedestrian, an Irvine resident, was taken to Western Medical Center in Santa Ana with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. 07/18/2013 - 7:22 am | View Link
Pedestrian killed in Victorville car crash A Hesperia man died when he was struck by a car on the 15 Freeway in Victorville on Sunday night. The California Highway Patrol received a call about the crash at 8:42 p.m. on the 15 at Bear Valley Road, San Bernardino County coroner's officials said. 02/10/2013 - 8:00 am | View Link
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VVNG.com Real News. Real Fast. | Victor Valley News Group VICTOR VALLEY-(VVNG.com): A 26-year-old Victorville man and volunteer church group leader has ... Read More » 12/21/2014 - 2:51 am | View Website
Bicyclist Killed in Riverside Car Accident on Van Buren ... 951-710-9600 RIVERSIDE BICYCLE ACCIDENT (May 15, 2014) -- A 40-year-old man riding a bicycle was killed last night in a car accident on Van Buren Boulevard 12/21/2014 - 2:37 am | View Website
San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department Sheriff Press Releases. Press Releases for 2014. December. Victorville- Car Giveaway; Highland - Failure to yield; Highland- Possible Impersonation of a Police Off 12/20/2014 - 11:38 pm | View Website
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National coal mining deaths dropped by more than half the year after the 2010 Upper Big Branch mine explosion in West Virginia, from 48 to 21, and there were 20 each in 2012 and 2013, and a record low of 15 so far in 2014. The U. S. averaged about 30 coal mining deaths a year in the five years before Upper Big Branch.
The key role Pope Francis played encouraging talks between Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro left fractures among his flock in South Florida, where many older Roman Catholics equate the Castro brothers with the devil.