Non-profit holds festival to help people of Del Rosa neighborhood

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Priscilla's Helping Hands Project R.E.A.C.H. public relations director and event coordinator Araceli Fosado thanking the public for attending the Spring CommUnity Fest on March 27. "These are resources that are very important," Fosado said. "I hope residents took advantage."

Residents of the Del Rosa neighborhood in San Bernardino were able to learn more about various community resources and services during the Spring CommUnity Fest that took place on Friday March 27 at the Ecclesia Fellowship Church in San Bernardino. The festival—which gathered approximately 150 people—featured speeches from councilmembers Jim…

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Norton Air Force Base Museum celebrates Second Anniversary

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A family looks at memorabilia that commemorates the old Air Force base's and museum's namesake, Leland Francis Norton, during a celebration on March 21.  Captain Norton's A-20 Havoc was struck by antiaircraft fire on May 27, 1944 near Amiens, France. He was 23 years old.

By Anthony Victoria Twenty-one years ago this month, the Norton Air Force Base closed—leaving thousands of people without employment. The economic hardship that followed continues to be felt in San Bernardino. However, local leaders and veterans believe the San Bernardino International Airport (which was constructed after Norton’s closure) can still…

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