March 2013

Detective Jeremiah MacKay
Honoring Sheriff’s Department Detective Jeremiah MacKay

Detective Jeremiah MacKay was a fifteen year veteran of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department before he was fatally shot during a manhunt in Big Bear. Another deputy was shot during this shootout and is recovering.

On February 21st at the San Manuel Amphitheater in Devore, family, friends, colleagues, and public safety officials from across the nation joined to honor the memory and sacrifice of Detective MacKay. He had graduated from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Academy on his 21st birthday. He was born in 1977 and attended Rim of the World High School in Lake Arrowhead.

San Bernardino County mourns this hero and will honor his sacrifice.

Detective Jeremiah MacKay

Free Booklet – “Helpful Phone Numbers for Seniors”

Supervisor Gary Ovitt is offering a booklet that has helpful phone numbers for services in his district. The booklet is tailored to the needs of senior citizens. If you would like one mailed to you: please call 909-465-1895 or email and give your name, address, and phone number.

Spring Festival
Spring Festival & Egg Hunt at Cucamonga Guasti Regional Park

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Registration: 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM • Event: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Egg Hunts - Prize Eggs – Crafts – Jumpers - Egg Decorating Contest - Visit from the Easter Bunny & Friends and Much More!

Cucamonga Guasti Regional Park 800 N. Archibald Avenue , Ontario, CA 91764 $10 Parking

Click here for the event flyer. For more information call (909) 481-4205.

Free Tax Preparation Assistance Provided by San Bernardino County

The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is for people who earned less than $51,000 in 2012. If you qualify, the only way to claim your credit is by filing a tax return.

  • The Transitional Assistance Department (TAD) offers fast, accurate, confidential, and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Certified tax preparation.

  • We e-file California State and Federal tax returns, so refunds may be received in as few as 7 days!

  • We prepare both California State and Federal returns for free.

  • Tax preparation services are available at various locations throughout the County.
Walk-ins are welcome. Late appointments (past 4:30 pm) and Saturday hours are available - please call the Ontario TAD office for more information (909) 933-5732. The address for the Ontario TAD office is 1627 E. Holt Blvd. Ontario, CA 91761.
Events Around the County

• MAR •
  Trout Derby for Kids
Location: Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park
800 North Archibald Ave., Ontario

  • APR •
  Upland Chamber of Commerce Gourmet
Golf Tournament

Location: Red Hill Country Club
8358 Red Hill Country Club Dr ,Rancho Cucamonga, CA

• MAR •
  Upland State of the City Luncheon
Location: Scheu Family YMCA
1150 E Foothill Blvd , Upland, CA

  • APR •
  Civil War Re-Enactment
Location: Prado Regional Park
16700 S. Euclid Ave., Chino, CA.

• MAR •
  21st Annual Easter Egg-Citment
Location: Chino Hills Community Park
3280 Eucalyptus Ave., Chino Hills

  • APR •
  Civil War Re-Enactment
Location: Prado Regional Park
16700 S. Euclid Ave., Chino, CA.

• MAR •
  Upland Spring Egg Hunt
Location: Memorial Park
1100 E. Foothill Blvd., Upland

  • APR •
  State of the County Address
Location: Citizens Bank Arena
4000 E. Ontario Center Parkway, Ontario