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Posted on: October 3, 2016

October 3, 2016 - Adelanto hosting second Town Hall meeting on Measure R

With a little more than 30-days until election day, Adelanto leaders are hosting another Town Hall meeting for residents to ask questions about a proposed tax on the November ballot for businesses involved in the cultivation, manufacturing, distribution/t...

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

September 19, 2016 - Vandals inflict heavy damage at Maverick Stadium

In what can only be described as a petulant act of vandalism, the home team locker room at Heritage Field—commonly referred to as Maverick Stadium—was almost completely destroyed.

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Posted on: September 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 - Adelanto’s first marijuana grow facility closer to reality

Almost one year to the day after Adelanto City Council voted to allow cultivation for medical marijuana, grading is set to begin on the first facility to grow marijuana.  Conco Construction will hold a groundbreaking ceremony September 15 at 11 a...

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Posted on: August 30, 2016

August 30, 2016 - Portion of Adelanto Rodeo Proceeds Pledged to Blue Cut fire victims

ADELANTO—After working side-by-side with hundreds of other volunteers helping evacuate families, save lives of horses and various types of animals by personally transporting them to a safe staging area at the San Bernardino County Fair Grounds, ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

August 15, 2016 - Adelanto to host Town Hall meeting on marijuana tax

ADELANTO—the City of Adelanto is pinning its hopes to ease its fiscal crisis on voters approving a tax on businesses involved in the cultivation, manufacturing, distribution/transportation, testing, and dispensing of marijuana.  A Town ...

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Posted on: August 10, 2016

August 10, 2016 - Adelanto city employee’s quick action averts potential tragedy

Adelanto city employee’s quick action

ADELANTO—a house fire in Adelanto August 2 was contained to a small area, thanks to the quick actions of Bill Rinker, City of Adelanto’s Lead Mechanic.  While driving by the residence in the 17000 block of Windy Way, Rinker noticed the fire and i...

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

August 4, 2016 - Rodeo Queen selected for the Adelanto rodeo

ADELANTO—the Adelanto Rodeo is still more than two-and-a-half months away, but one task is off the checklist of things to do in preparation… selection of the Rodeo Queen.  15-year old Adelanto resident Lexi Specchio was chose...

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Posted on: June 23, 2016

June 23, 2016 - Adelanto approves contract for grant writing service

$1,199,433 for Lancaster School District, $3,328,643 for San Bernardino City Unified School District…just two of well over $170 million in State and Federal competitive grants that California Consulting’s team of 25 grant writers have...

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Posted on: June 23, 2016

June 23, 2016 - Adelanto takes steps to improve road safety

PW Adelanto Rd - Closure

Effective immediately, access to Highway 395 via southbound Adelanto Road in Adelanto has been discontinued.  “We have taken steps to remove a dangerous access point and it will improve the safety for travelers in that area,” ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2016

June 21, 2016 - Marijuana grow operation discovered in Adelanto

Less than a week after a marijuana dispensary was discovered in the city, on Tuesday, June 21 Adelanto Community Safety officers served an inspection warrant at the 17100 block of Raccoon Avenue where several hundred marijuana plants and several pounds of...

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Posted on: June 16, 2016

June 16, 2016 - Illegal marijuana dispensary shut down in Adelanto

In what may sound like a movie script—a couple of law enforcement activities coincidentally converged in Adelanto on Thursday that led to the shutdown of an illegal marijuana dispensary.

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

June 13, 2016 - Adelanto takes safety precautions at City Hall

Citing concern in light of the weekend attacks in Orlando, Florida, Adelanto City Manager Cindy Herrera has made arrangement for an armed Security Guard to be stationed at City Hall for an indefinite amount of time.

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