Voortman’s Egg Ranch

By K.P. Sander Ontario – Voortman’s Egg Ranch has been in the business of providing farm fresh eggs to friends and visitors to the local area for over 60 years. Originally from Bellflower, the Voortman family – who has always been in the egg ranching business – moved their operation to Ontario in 1951. Voortman’s […]

Mother Arrested For Murder

By Anthony Saude   Ontario – A mother was taken into police custody early on May 29, after she, allegedly, struck her boyfriend and their 7-month-old daughter with her vehicle resulting in the child’s death. The boyfriend, and father of the child, suffered minor injuries. According to investigators, the infant’s mother, 19-year old Sarah Marie […]

Criminal charges brought against California hen factory farm for violating Prop 2

By HSUS  Inhumane extreme confinement of hens led to 39 charges representing first-ever prosecution under 2008 citizen initiative overwhelmingly approved by voters. San Bernardino County law enforcement authorities today charged Hohberg Poultry Ranch in Ontario, California, with 39 counts of violating the state’s Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act, along with 16 other criminal counts […]

Small Business Development Day

Staff Reports Ontario – If you are a business owner, you don’t want to miss the Small Business Development Day on August 17. The event will be held at the Ontario Airport Hotel. Registration and Networking will be held from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m., Round Table Sessions 2 p.m. – 5 p.m., Exhibits 1 […]

Missing Woman Found Dead

Staff Reports    Chino– On July 17, Chino Police Department released information of a missing woman, Laura Johnson, 68 year-old resident of Ontario. The missing person report was made on July 16 to Chino Police personnel, stating that Johnson had last been seen July 15 when she had left her mother’s residence in Chino to […]

Brazilian Leaders Visit U.S.

Photo Courtesy: Michael Armijo Jerry Silva hosted a dinner for local officials to meet with Brazilian leaders as part of the IVCLA.

Staff Reports Ontario– Local resident, Jerry Silva, hosted a Home Hospitality dinner for Brazil Leaders last month thanks to the International Visitors Council of Los Angeles (IVCLA). The visitors were invited to the United States under the auspices of the Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program. The Department of State has outlined the following specific […]

Ontario City Council Public Hearing on Harvest Power Permit

By Nicole Leiva ONTARIO– Harvest Power appealed a conditional-use permit denial at a public hearing on March 1, during the Ontario City Council meeting. Harvest Power, who wants to establish and operate an organic materials facility on 34 acres near the Chino border at Campus and Schaefer, composts green waste, manure, food materials, fats and […]

Lawsuit Over Control of Ontario Airport Settled

Staff Reports ONTARIO—The Los Angeles City Council approved last Wednesday the landmark settlement agreement that hands over the reins of LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT) to the Ontario International Airport Authority (OIAA). In a closed-session meeting, the council unanimously settled the $250 million lawsuit brought by the city of Ontario in June 2013. In 1967, Ontario […]

Big Rigs Causing Big Headaches for Some Residents

By Emily Aguilar Ontario/Eastvale – For the past few months, Ontario and Eastvale neighborhoods have had to deal with the disruptive presence of Jauregui Trucking semi-trucks passing through Sumner and Bellgrave. The disruption has ruined the calm serenity of the neighborhood to the point where some citizens have expressed that they need ear plugs to […]

West Nile Virus on the Rise in San Bernardino County

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Staff Reports Ontario– Local medical centers have reported a rise in West Nile virus exposures in San Bernardino County. In response, San Bernardino County’s Public Health Department, local vector control agencies and San Bernardino County’s Sheriff Department have joined forces to reduce the risk of exposure. On Oct. 10, the West Valley Mosquito and Vector […]

Ontario Airport To Return Home

Photo Courtesy: Ontario Airport

By Claire Lewis Ontario – Since 1923, when a small landing field was first built on land leased from the Union Pacific Railroad (three miles west of the current Airport), the City of Ontario has had a vested interest in the success and sustainability on the Ontario International Airport. Wikipedia states that in 1929, the […]