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The Watch Dog: Violence Has Someone Fighting Back

It seems like every time you turn on the news there’s some kind of robbery, shooting or murder that happens somewhere in the I.E. No one likes to hear about these kinds of things, but it is a harsh reality…


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You know, just big cats celebrating Halloween.…


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LOCALS ONLY: The Sweet Taste of The Peripherals’ New “Home Brew”

Released on Aural Gravy Records, San Diego-based folk-rock band The Peripherals’  latest album, Declarations, reaches up to great places for lyric inspiration almost directly from Modest Mouse while their instruments shoot ...



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The Terrifying Tour

The Horror that Happened in the Inland Empire While Halloween occurs only once a year, horror films are something we can celebrate every season . . . as long as we don’t die before the arrival of that next blockbuster.…


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Doing Halloween Right

ON A BUDGET Doing Halloween on a strict budget can be hard; creating impressive decorations as well as a cool costume can be stressful and take all the fun out of a beloved holiday. After scouring through the choices, we…


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BRUSCHETTA AND BUTTER STEAK

Brio definitely isn’t your run-of-the-mill Olive Garden Of all cuisines in the world, I enjoy the inspiring history that follows the evolution of Italian food. Images conjured by this thought are filled with both joyous famil...



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WINNING BET

Old pros deliver big fun in Last Vegas From the moment the new film Last Vegas was first announced, it seemed like it was trying to be The Hangover for AARP members. After all, the four old stars—Michael Douglas, Robert DeNi...


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Old Exit

MEMBERS: Ronald Reliable (guitar/vocals) and Donald Exit (drums/bass). CITIES OF ORIGIN: Montclair and Ontario. KINDERED SPIRITS: 13th Floor Elevators, The Mothers of Invention, Slayer, GG Allin, The Beach Boys, Hank Williams S...


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RAD PUNK

Even after a 30 year career, Meat Puppets still hasn’t lost its edge In the annals of punk rock, few acts have had the roller-coaster-ride of careers to extent that Meat Puppets have had for the last thirty-plus years. The&he...



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Killer Ink

Painting by Joanna Nguyen Empire Tattoo Studio’s Second Annual Art Festival This weekend, Empire Tattoo Studio in Fontana is gearing up to show the community exactly how a tattoo parlor throws an art exhibition. We’re talk...


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¡ASK A MEXICAN!

Dear Mexican: My hometown of El Paso is getting a new AAA baseball team. The owning group just announced the name: The El Paso Chihuahuas. Reasons given? The origins of the dog and the city’s location in the Chihuahua des...


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Transparent Efforts

Chaffey College representatives  have recently stepped into some murky waters Students and faculty at Chaffey College have been exposed to what would seem like any institution’s fair share of allegations, insinuations and co...



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“Aztlan The Next Decade ‘Con Safos’”

Thru Wed, Nov. 6 October is National Latino Heritage Month and the dA Center for the Arts will have a Latino themed exhibit to celebrate. The dA is located in Pomona, which is home to a fairly large Latino population.…


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Crossroads Haunted Village

Thurs, Oct. 31 Haunted houses and spooky spectacles are just around the corner as Halloween creeps its way closer! It’s public knowledge that Halloween happens to be the best holiday of the year, right? You’d think the enco...


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The 7 Day Stretch

Thurs/10/31 A NIGHT IN OLD SPADRA Spend your Halloween among real ghosts. Tours go through the night into the early morning, so if you’ve got the guts head over to the Settler’s Cemetery for a tour. Be sure to bring…



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Why did the chicken cross the road? You have the right to remain silent. That’s pretty much the response more than 30 drivers received last week as part of a traffic sting in Lake Elsinore. It also included—what the cluck?...


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The Rundown

Wednesday, October 23 Hump day seems like as decent a time as any to take up a new hobby—sh*t-talking. I notice that OC Weekly is a huge fan of sh*t-talking, and I surmise we don’t have enough of it in…


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Beyond Traditional Customs

Contemporary artists demonstrate their visions of Día De Los Muertos Mourning the death of a loved one is typically a sad and difficult time for most; however Día De Los Muertos is a refreshing celebration for the afterlife o...



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Baker’s Dozen Donuts

You might have missed it, but our Best Of issue came out last month. We don’t like to toot our own horn over here at the IE Weekly—but it was pretty rad. Especially the food section. Although there were a ton…


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IEW PhotoBomb: Jonny Craig @ The Glass House

Once upon a time, a terrestrial being ascended from the vocal heavens, landed in Canada, and spread his otherworldly gift of music through out our undeserving land. He managed to make a stop over the weekend at The Glass House&...


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IEW PhotoBomb: Turn Up The Vote!

Oct. 20′s Turn Up the Vote event consisted of little bit of everything. You’ve got your city council candidates trying to sway a few votes, frolicking children with painted faces, emotional city residents overcome b...



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IEW PhotoBomb: Mad Caddies @ UCR Barn

The Mad Caddies are still keeping “it going” in the studio and live! Recently performed at UCR’s Barn, these guys brought their A game and gave a great performance. “Since we started in 1995,” explains singer Chu...