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Katie White, 5, and her sister Kinsley White, 1, are dressed up in matching handmade dresses for Independence Day. Their parents are Randy and Beth White of Chino Hills. The Whites entered the City of Chino Hills Independence Day photo contest where the deadline to enter is today (July 4). S…

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The Fourth of July weekend got taken down a notch when Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday the immediate shutdown of bars, indoor operations in restaurants, movie theaters, family entertainment centers, breweries, wineries, zoos and museums.

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After an outbreak among inmates testing positive for COVID-19 in mid-May, the California Institution for Women in Chino has only one positive case in the past two weeks, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation statistics as of Friday morning. 

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The coronavirus pandemic has left seniors in residential facilities with no hope of personal contact with their family members and loved ones.

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Four Girl Scouts from troops in Chino and Chino Hills used their leadership skills to make positive changes in their local communities, and even as far as Mexico.

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The Chino Branch Library at 13180 Central Ave. re-opened Tuesday one week after the Chino Hills Branch Library and six others reopened June 23 with modified hours.

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The Chino Valley school board last month adopted the district’s 2020-21 budget for its new fiscal year that began July 1. 

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Chino Valley Unified parents and guardians using the online Aeries Student Information website are being asked to change their passwords after an incident involving an unauthorized person attempting to exploit a vulnerability in the software the school district uses to store information.

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Amid uncertainty about financial losses from COVID-19 shutdowns, the City of Chino has taken a conservative approach to its 2020-21 fiscal year budget adopted June 16 by the city council.

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A 62-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning on suspicion of burglarizing a home in the unincorporated area of Chino, according to the Chino Hills Police Department.

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California Public Utilities Commission will begin educating businesses and residents later this month on the new “840” area code that will be added to the geographic region served by the 909 area code.

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Homeowners in the Vellano Country Club development at the end of Woodview Road, west of Peyton Drive in Chino Hills will see a 5 percent increase, or $54.24 per year, in their lighting and landscape fees.

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Environmental documents containing more than 600 pages are available for review on the proposed “Reserve at Chino Hills” apartment complex by visiting Chino Hills City Hall, 14000 City Center Drive or online at chinohills.org/1633/The-Reserve-at-Chino Hills.

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Chino Hills residents will face fines of $108 if they park along a red curb, in a fire lane or fire access road, or within 15 feet of a fire hydrant.

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Chino Hills police jailed a 55-year-old man Wednesday night on suspicion of trying to steal bottles of alcohol from the Costco store at 13111 Peyton Drive in Chino Hills.

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The California Transportation Commission approved more than $1.8 billion on June 24 to repair highways and bridges and improve the state’s growing network of pedestrian, bicycle and mass transit routes, including a 71 Freeway project in the Chino Valley. 

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Sales of legal fireworks in Chino will cease at 9 tonight (July 4) as law enforcement officials in Chino and Chino Hills will issue citations for violators caught breaking the law.

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Tests and testing sites for COVID-19 are limited and predators are using the limited availability to set up fake testing sites and invitations to scam residents, according to San Bernardino County officials. 

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Soroptimist International of the Chino Valley, Inc. announced its Board of Directors for 2020-21. Pictured are (left to right) Donna Young, director; Paula Cheatham, vice president; Karen Haughey, president; Connie Schofield, director-at-large; Janice Jimenez, secretary; and Yvonne Rodriguez…

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OmniTrans customers can plan their trips, track bus arrivals, make multimodal connections and pay their bus fare using Transit, the official app of OmniTrans. 

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More than 140 seriously ill COVID-19 patients at hospitals served by LifeStream Blood Bank in San Bernardino and Riverside counties are awaiting transfusions of COVID-19 convalescent plasma that only can be donated by those who have recovered from infection with the virus.

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Chino Valley Unified School District is providing free grab-and-go meals for children ages 1 to 18 from 10:30 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday until Friday, July 31.

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The Friends of the Steve McQueen Car and Motorcycle Show will be held Labor Day weekend. A pre-show dinner will be held 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 and the car show will be 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6 at Boys Republic in Chino Hills. Information: stevemcqueencarshow.com or Boys Republic, 6…

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A weather station on Avenida de Portugal east of Butterfield Ranch Road in Chino Hills connects to an irrigation controller as part of the Vila Borba homeowners’ association open space irrigation system, according to assistant community development director Winston Ward. 

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Two homes proposed on vacant land just north of the former maternity hotel on Woodglen Drive, west of Frost Avenue, in Chino Hills will undergo a custom home design review by the Chino Hills Planning Commission at 7 p.m. Tuesday during an online meeting.

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Crews from Crown Castle, a utility contractor, install conduit for communications (Internet) infrastructure on Peyton Drive near Chino Avenue in Chino Hills. 

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Food for Life Ministry will give away food 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 7 and Thursday, July 9 at its warehouse at 4712 Cheyenne Way in Chino. 

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The city of Chino Hills has scheduled a Lifestream blood bank that will also offer free COVID-19 antibody testing 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 18 at the government center parking lot, 14077 Peyton Drive. 

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Chino Hills resident Morgan Scheerer was named to the Dean’s List for the 2020 spring semester at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. Students must earn at least a 3.5 to 3.84 grade-point average to earn a spot on the list.

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Andrea Hanson of Chino Hills was one of four students announced last week as the Inland Empire recipients of the Southern California Association of Governments’ (SCAG) 2020 scholarships. 

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About a dozen residents, mainly young adults, have attended the last two Chino Hills council meetings asking for a police department forum on the safety of black residents, a cultural affairs committee to increase awareness on black history, and more police training on racial basis.

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Chino Valley Fire District board member Winn Williams was censured Wednesday night for a fourth time since he took office in November 2018 for using an anti-semitic remark at the June 10 board meeting when talking about a fire district attorney’s last name.

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The Vintner’s Tavern, a boutique winery and restaurant in Chino, has had to adjust its business model since sit-down service was closed on March 16 because of the coronavirus.

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Four Chino Valley high school students received Boys State pins June 17 during a family ceremony at Chino American Legion Post 299 after the annual event in Sacramento was cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic. 

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Chino City Council members appeared unconvinced by arguments made by several young adults at the June 16 meeting who called for a diversion of funds from the Chino Police Department to social service programs.