Yazmin Alvarez

Yazmin Alvarez is the Community News Editor for Rialto Record and Inland Empire Weekly. For news leads, she can be reached at: (909) 381-9898 ext. 207 or via email: iecn.yazmin@gmail.com

Underage drinking in Colton reduced by 65 percent

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Mental Health Systems coordinator Mirza Martinez-Andrade.

Recent statistics demonstrated that the City of Colton experienced dramatic reductions in alcohol usage among teenagers. According to Mental Health Systems coordinator Mirza Martinez-Andrade, the city experienced a 65 percent reduction rate through 415 police calls (underaged drinking calls). Colton Community Coalition for Change founding member and Parks and Recreation…

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Agencies to host free Water Conservation Fair at U of R

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IEffiecient will host its first Inland Empire Water Resource Fair June 27 at the University of Redlands. Representatives from multiple water agencies will host workshops and demonstrations to teach customers how to meet current water reductions in place.

In an effort to help water customers reach reductions implemented under the current drought restrictions, the region’s water agencies are partnering up to host the Inland Empire’s first Water Conservation Fair June 27 at the University of Redlands’ Stauffer Complex. Presented by IEfficient, a collaborative conservation effort developed by water…

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