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  1. For good or bad, grey water systems becoming more popular due to droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    In the backyard of Penny Pengra's Glendale home, there are no signs of the historic drought that has ravaged Southern California for the past three years. “My plants are crazy awesome,” says the 40-something who works in television, crediting her lush, green backyard oasis to the affordable, low-tech grey water system she had installed last year.

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  2. Ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach congestion hit toy companies hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Cloud b, a Gardena-based company the makes stuffed plush toys that help children sleep. Linda Suh, CEO.

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  3. Jack Fry brings a Einstein!a to Los Angeles; discount tickets availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | San Bernardino County Sun

    In his one-man show, Jack Fry imagines Albert Einstein has returned from the beyond upset at how his image has been cheapened. The young physicist launches into his remarkable story behind his General Theory of Relativity and proves his relativity as a father in this historical drama, opening 8 p.m. tonight at Lounge Theatre in Los Angeles, with select dates through Nov. 22. Fry's new work is based on the recent release of 15,000 documents and three years of research, offering insights into Einstein's early life in Berlin.

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  4. Shoppers to spend $7.4 billion on Halloween this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Some are scary, some are sexy and others are plain silly. But they all have one thing in common - they're flying off the shelves at breakneck speed.

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  5. Harvard junior from Long Beach who took dying mother to Mexico can return to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | San Bernardino County Sun

    LOS REYES LA PAZ, Mexico >> A Harvard University student stuck in Mexico for months after breaking an immigration rule was told Tuesday that he will be allowed to return home to the United States. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service had declared that Dario Guerrero Meneses, an illegal immigrant, effectively deported himself when he crossed the border without permission to accompany his dying mother to clinics offering alternative treatments to cancer patients in Mexico.

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  6. Jack White keyboardist, Ikey Owens, found dead in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Long Beach musician and touring keyboardist for Jack White, Isaiah “Ikey” Owens, was reportedly found dead in his hotel room in Cholula, Puebla, Mexico this morning, according to Mexican news reports. Mexican authorities are investigating the death.

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  7. Thousands flock to 30th anniversary of Long Beach marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | San Bernardino County Sun

    LONG BEACH >> It was the 30th time thousands of runners clogged the streets of Long Beach, chugging along the coastline, whizzing past businesses and the local university, heaving up hills that, toward the end, felt like mountains. They took selfies in handmade T-shirts, tutus and leopard skin spandex; many ran for causes as varied as substance abuse recovery to curing cancer to healthy living.

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  8. Torrance store sells $315,000 Fantasy 5 lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | San Bernardino County Sun

    A Fantasy 5 lottery ticket sold at a Torrance liquor store is worth $315,066, the California Lottery announced Sunday. The ticket was sold at Frank's Liquor, 1601 Cabrillo Ave., just north of Carson Street.

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  9. Thousands enjoy Aquarium of the Pacifica s Kids Fun Run in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | San Bernardino County Sun

    LONG BEACH >> A sea of red capes lined the race route Saturday at the Aquarium of the Pacific's Kids Fun Run. Parents, racers and friends wore the capes emblazoned with Junior Beach Runners on them to show the participants support as they took on the one-mile challenge.

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  10. Thousands enjoy the fun of Aquarium of the Pacifica s Kids Fun Run in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Sebastian Guetterman of Lakewood high-fives celebrity trainer Dion Jackson at the finish of The Aquarium of the Pacific Kids Fun Run on Saturday, the day before the Long Beach International City Bank marathon & half marathon.. LONG BEACH >> A sea of red capes lined the race route Saturday at the Aquarium of the Pacific's Kids Fun Run.

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  11. 32 enterovirus D68 cases in California, 440 nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | San Bernardino County Sun

    More than 30 children and teens have been sickened by enterovirus D68 , the rare respiratory disease that has spread as expected to the West Coast, but its transmission also appears to be slowing down, state health officials said Friday. Of the 32 cases now confirmed statewide, four were from Los Angeles County, one was from Long Beach and one from Ventura County.

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  12. Hermosa Beach school enterovirus case not confirmed by countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Parents, staff and students at two Hermosa Beach schools were notified that a student contracted enterovirus D68, but Department of Public Health officials said Wednesday they weren't informed about the case. The parent of a Hermosa Valley School student presented a “physician's diagnosis stating that their child has contracted Enterovirus D68” on Monday, said Hermosa Beach City School District Superintendent Patricia Escalante.

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  13. Sex app a Good2Goa lets users give consent before a sexual encounterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | San Bernardino County Sun

    A San Diego-based company owned by a mother of two college students has created Good2Go , a phone app that lets would-be lovers login and give consent to a sexual encounter. Lee Ann Allman, president of Sandton Technologies said the idea for the app came about in speaking with her kids about campus affirmative consent laws in the state and around the nation.

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  14. New AQMD study finds much lower air pollution levels across Los Angeles CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | San Bernardino County Sun

    The good news from the latest comprehensive air-quality study across the Los Angeles basin, which will be released, today, is that the amount of cancer-causing toxins in the air has been reduced overall by 65 percent since 2005. The bad news is that black carbon, formaldehyde, nickel, benzene, arsenic and dozens of other chemicals are still causing increased cancer risk, particularly because of heavy diesel emissions at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

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  15. 2 Los Angeles County children sickened by enterovirus D68Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Two Los Angeles County children are confirmed to have been sickened with enterovirus D68 , the rare respiratory illness that has hospitalized more than 400 children across much of the nation, health officials said Wednesday. An infant was hospitalized at Miller Children's and Women's Hospital in Long Beach and a little boy was brought to Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.

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  16. Womena s air race hits turbulence produced by its male criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | San Bernardino County Sun

    The “girls” who participated in the first women's cross-country air race in 1929 realized there was a lot more at stake than just $25,000 in prizes. The race, which crossed the skies of the Inland Empire, was dubbed “the Powder Puff Derby” by Will Rogers.

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  17. CSU to install sexual assault victim advocates at all campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Cal State University officials have announced that each of the system's 23 campuses will have a confidential sexual assault victim advocate in place by June. Last week's announcement comes amid calls from lawmakers and advocacy groups to strengthen campus policies against sexual assault, and bolster programs that combat what some say is an epidemic of sexual violence among college students.

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  18. Those middle of the night phone callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | San Bernardino County Sun

    I have never once been woken up by someone calling to say, “Hey, got that scholarship” or “There's no 'could be' about it - you're the winner!” “Mom's mad at me because I went to play Bingo instead of going to the movies like I told her, so can I stay at your house?” But our phone rang the other night at 2 a.m. and thanks to caller ID we knew who was calling - and knew to be worried. I knew by his overly dramatic exhales that he wanted me to ask what that was all about, but I was trying to pretend to be asleep.

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  19. CSU says it will have sexual assault victim advocates at all campuses by JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Cal State University officials have announced that each of the system's 23 campuses will have a confidential sexual assault victim advocate in place by June. This week's announcement comes amid calls from lawmakers and advocacy groups to strengthen campus policies against sexual assault, and bolster programs that combat what some say is an epidemic of sexual violence among college students. 1 comment

  20. Long Beach couple conserves water with native landscapingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Conserving water wasn't the only reason Joshua Frank and his wife, Chelsea Mosher, converted their tiny yard and parkway to California coastal and chaparral native plants. As surfers, they wanted to curb runoff and create a habitat for local wildlife in their downtown Long Beach neighborhood.

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