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  • Bankrupt California City to Resume Paying Pension Fund, but Not Bondholders

    04/11/2013 10:19:12 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 34 replies
    NYTimes ^ | April 11, 2013
    Bankrupt California City to Resume Paying Pension Fund, but Not Bondholders April 12, 2013 LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Bankrupt San Bernardino will resume paying into the state pension fund on July 1, but the California city will continue to renege on other debts including payments to bondholders, according to a new budget released late Thursday. Nearly a year after it halted contributions to America's biggest pension fund, San Bernardino will resume payments to Calpers at the start of the new fiscal year - but continue to not pay other creditors, according to the budget. San Bernardino will not make interest...
  • Christopher Dorner shootout: 1 deputy killed, 1 wounded, sources say

    02/12/2013 4:47:36 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 68 replies
    The Los Angeles Times ^ | February 12, 2013
    One of the deputies involved in a gun battle Tuesday afternoon with fugitive former police officer Christopher Dorner has died of his wounds, law enforcement sources told The Times. The San Bernardino County sheriff's deputy was airlifted to Loma Linda University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, according to the sources. Another deputy was also wounded in the shootout near a cabin where Dorner was believed to be holed up in the snow-covered mountains near Big Bear. His condition was not immediately known. The afternoon gun battle in which hundreds of rounds were exchanged was part of a quickly...
  • CalPERS objects to bankruptcy filing by San Bernardino, which owes pension fund millions

    10/25/2012 9:16:19 AM PDT · by SmithL · 13 replies
    Sacramento Bee ^ | 10/25/12 | Dale Kasler
    After getting stiffed by the city of San Bernardino for millions in payments, CalPERS is objecting to the city's right to file for bankruptcy protection. In a lengthy court filing late Wednesday, the California Public Employees' Retirement System suggested San Bernardino is using bankruptcy protection to avoid paying its debts. The city owes CalPERS about $5.2 million. The city's action "raises a serious question of whether its underlying purpose has been merely to 'buy time' and 'evade creditors,'" CalPERS wrote in a filing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Riverside.
  • San Bernardino, California, files for bankruptcy with over $1 billion in debts

    08/01/2012 8:47:11 PM PDT · by tcrlaf · 59 replies
    Rueters ^ | 8-1-12 | Tim Reid
    San Bernardino filed for bankruptcy protection on Wednesday citing more than $1 billion of debts and making it the third California city to seek protection from creditors. The city of about 210,000 residents 65 miles east of Los Angeles declared a fiscal crisis last month after a report said local government had tapped out its reserves and projected spending would top revenue by $45 million in the fiscal year that began on July 1. The filing, made in the United States Bankruptcy Court, Central California District, states that the city has "more than $1 billion" in liabilities, and estimated that...
  • Trash Collection Expected To Drop During San Bernardino Fiscal Crisis (bankrupt city)

    07/17/2012 4:23:12 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 23 replies
    CBS ^ | 7-17-12 | CBS
    The consequences of the city’s fiscal crisis took a trashy turn during a hearing Monday night when San Bernardino officials noted garbage pick-up was among the obligations they might not be able to afford after turning their government into a cash-only operation. The City Council voted Monday to delay the vote until Wednesday to avoid mediation and head straight to federal bankruptcy. The council previously had voted to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection, but Monday night members expressed a desire for more time to look over financial information and talk to constituents. CBS2 reporter Jeff Nguyen reports the City...
  • PRIEST CONVICTED OF HERESY, BOOTED FROM DIOCESE

    01/21/2006 4:12:17 PM PST · by atomic_dog · 8 replies · 372+ views
    Monterey County Herald ^ | 01/21/2006 | AP
    SAN BERNARDINO (AP) - In a rare heresy trial, the local diocese has convicted and excommunicated a priest who joined a denomination that doubts papal infallibility and doesn't follow church teachings on homosexuality, abortion and ordination of women clergy. The Rev. Ned Reidy received a 30-page letter last week notifying him that a three-priest tribunal of the Diocese of San Bernardino had found him guilty of heresy and schism and that his authority to conduct priestly functions was revoked. The one-day trial was held Dec. 13. Reidy said he would not appeal the decision because he has not considered himself...
  • New Bishop of San Bernadino

    07/26/2005 6:26:04 PM PDT · by markomalley · 2 replies · 227+ views
    Zenit ^ | 7/26/2005
    New Bishop Named for San Bernardino SAN BERNARDINO, California, JULY 26, 2005 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI has named Father Rutilio del Riego auxiliary bishop of San Bernardino, California, announced the Vatican press office today. Father del Riego, member of the Fraternity of Diocesan Worker Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, was until now pastor of the parish of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Riverside, California. The new bishop was born in Valdesandinas, Spain, in 1940, and ordained a priest in 1965. Bishop Gerald Barnes is the current bishop of San Bernardino. The San Bernardino Diocese was created on Nov....
  • Eric Freeman RIP

    01/04/2005 8:57:52 PM PST · by OneYoungConservative · 35 replies · 1,627+ views
    Two years ago when the US first invaded Iraq, Brenda Freeman, and about fifteen of her close friends, went all around the city of Thousand Oaks, just 45 minutes outside of Los Angeles, and hung yellow ribbons along a couple streets to show support for her son who was a Marine in the 1st Expeditionary Force that had just crossed into Iraq. Just hours later, city officials removed the thousands of ribbons hung around the city and brought them back to Brenda's house. In protest, she contacted the former Mayor Andy Fox, and got permission to rehang all of the...