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How Well Do You Know the IE? Week Five

How well do you all know your Inland Empire? Take a guess in the form of a comment on either the website or IE Weekly’s FB in order to find out if you are correct! — What are the nearest…


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The Magnificence of Maple Syrup

Across the country, numerous states are reporting widespread freezing temperatures, snow-days and other icy details. Americans are complaining about the dip in temperature while Canada is laughing at our inability to deal with ...


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Lil’ Miss Menifee

The world we live in today is so fast-paced it seems like everyone wants to stay way ahead of the curve and grow up as fast as they can. I blame TV for this. There are tons of shows out…



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The Watch Dog: A Fitting Tribute to Fallen Officers

There are times when the world just doesn’t make sense. And almost a year ago, a tragedy happened that conveyed such meaninglessness. We all remember the massive manhunt that took place for Christopher Dorner back in February...


Flower Boy Ready

LOCALS ONLY: Flower Boy

Sweet, melodic voices and dramatic, plucky guitar lines fill Chino Hills’ indie band Flower Boy’s new single “Lemonade.” Self-proclaimed as “dream grunge for flower punks,” this little trio band based in the IE has ...


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Death and Dismay

A murderous father finally gets sentencing On December 19, a Riverside County jury opted to put a man to death, for the 2001 murder of his own two-month-old baby girl, Montana. The little girl was killed by her father, 39-year-...



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Seven Day Stretch

>>Thurs/1/9 BLACK BEAR & THE CHEYENNE AUTUMN BAND Have you heard the tale of Black Bear & The Cheyenne Autumn Band? It all started before Corona was filled with cookie-cutter houses and commercialization; before p...


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Disney Junior Live on Tour! Pirate and Princess Adventure

Sat, Jan. 11-12 After the long and tiring holiday season, enjoy some family fun and ring in the New Year with a new and exciting show! Join Mickey and Minnie as they go on an adventure with characters from the…


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Snoop Lion

Sat, Jan. 11 The story goes like this. Back in ‘93, Snoop came on the mainstream hip-hop market with his debut album, Doggystyle. Not sure if you’re familiar with it, but this record had a marginally popular song by the&hel...



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¡ASK A MEXICAN!

Dear Mexican: How do we humanize the illegals in this country? My reasons for asking this question are many, but mainly a very personal one. I’ve been in this country illegally for 16 years, y ya chole no? For sixteen&hel...


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The Rundown

Wednesday, January 1 Who gives teenagers professional grade fireworks? I mean, honestly . . . Who would seriously think that was a good idea? The same pimple-faced miscreants that plague our restaurants and movie theaters on th...


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Smell that? It’s science!

Dogs prefer to align along a north-south magnetic axis whenever they relieve themselves, according to a study in the journal Frontiers in Zoology. Called magnetoreception, the study reviewed 70 dogs, 1,893 poops and 5,582 pees....



(WEB)music

Sweet Emotion

Islands has plenty of variety in its quirky and hypnotic sound With 2014 only having just begun, leave it to Canadian indie rockers, Islands, to hit the ground running into the New Year. Starting on January 16th at Pappy &&...


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EDGAR SOSA

MEMBERS:  Edgar Sosa. CITY OF ORIGIN: Fontana. KINDERED SPIRITS: Celphi, Lz$, Stevie Crooks and Snazz Gordy. RECENT RELEASES: The Epidemic (Jan. 2012). WEBSITES: www.edgarsosa.bandcamp.com and www.twitter.com/edgarsosa909. FRE...


(WEB)film

A Voice From Tomorrow

Her aptly illustrates the personal isolation of our mechanically interconnected world Emily Dickinson once famously wrote, “The heart wants what the heart wants.” That idea is put to an extreme test in the new movie Her, in...



(WEB)eats

DISCOVER DOÑA

Find Norco’s Doña Luisa’s Mexican Grill on the road less traveled I commuted to Norco College years ago, back when it was just an extension of Riverside Community College. In my routine, the longer I took the same route, t...


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Kids in Cages

The strange trend of children’s MMA in the IE Pankration was an ancient Greek sport that combined boxing and wrestling into a varied fighting event that was a part of the Olympic Games and taken quite seriously by the Greeks....


(WEB)arts

The Marvelous Mr. Byrd

The innovative art of poster design awakens San Bernardino’s art history RAFFMA is a museum snuggly tucked away in the Visual Arts building at Cal-State San Bernardino. Although hidden, it is the only accredited art museum in...



NYE 13

NYE Photobomb

2013 may have been a year full of laughs, love, tears, up or downs, opportunities or downturns—but whatever the case, 2014 is here and for some that means a fresh start. We spent New Years Eve at the lovely Ace…