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Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Riverside Alumni Chapter Announces Annual Charity Golf Tournament for October 15, 2016

RIVERSIDE, CA — The Riverside Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., has set Saturday, October 15 for their Annual Charity Golf Tournament at Shandin Hills Golf Club at 3380 Little Mountain Drive in San Bernardino. The tournament will be benefiting the Chapter’s Guide Right Program.

Guide Right encompasses many of the Chapter’s youth oriented programs such as mentoring, college preparatory programs, and tutoring.   It is a program designed to aid young men of high school age to grow and develop their leadership talents in every phase of human endeavor. Kappa League provides both challenging and rewarding experiences to enhance their lives.

The event begins with a shotgun start promptly at 9 a.m. Registration and cart assignment will be at the Clubhouse starting at 7:30 a.m.

The fee for the event is $100 per person, $400 for a team, and includes golf, cart, door prizes, and lunch. Tee-hole sponsor signs are available for purchase for $200. A Diamond Corporate Sponsorship for $600 includes a golf team, carts, dinner, hole sponsor sign and recognition certificate.

 The field will be limited to 30 teams. Early bird registrations by August 30 receive a price reduction to $90 per person, $360 for a team; payment is due at the time of registration. Check, Cash, and Credit Cards are accepted. Contact the Kappa’s for registration or more information at (949)633-3181 or email: Thomas Fisher at thomas.fisher46@gmail.com go to www.crimsonandcreamevents.com

SEVENsCamp Host Successful Grand Opening of New Production Facility

sevenSAN BERNARDINO, CA- SEVENsCamp’s Grand Opening of the San Bernardino Production Facility was held  on Friday, October 7. The event was well attended. SEVENsCamp is now open to provide superior quality media and music production to its clients. SEVENsCamp’s services include: Aerial Imaging, Aerial Advertising, Music Video Production, Music Sync Licensing, branding jingles, Soundtracks, and all video media services from commercials to documentaries to television and motion picture.  SEVENsCamp also offers live event coverage and live event pay-per-view services.

SEVENsCamp studios are available for live and live to tape production events. SEVENsCamp is bringing a new light to the World. For access to SEVENsCamp and its many services give them a call at 844-577-CAMP (2267).

Rialto Mayor Deborah Robertson Runs for Second Term

As Deborah Robertson moves from table to table greeting folks at Mary Stewart’s Southern Soul Food, the Mayor of Rialto looks as comfortable as if she was in her own kitchen.  

In a way, she is. Mayor Robertson has called Rialto home for nearly 30 years and has served in its local government for 16 years, including three terms as a councilwoman and one as Mayor.

As she campaigns for re-election – Election Day is Nov. 8 – Mayor Robertson’s reason for wanting a second term is simple. “I’m not done.”

“I feel the role of the Mayor is a calling, not just a title,” said Mayor Robertson, who is running against current councilmember Ed Palmer. “We keep it real in Rialto. Our foundation is in a common belief of community. We’re middle class, salt of the earth people.”

In her first term, Mayor Robertson accomplished much of what she wanted. Her focus was on keeping Rialto financially sound, moving forward on commercial and business development, generating jobs in Rialto and enhancing open space for healthy recreational usage.

“The community as a whole is concerned about safety and lowering crime in the city,” said Mayor Robertson. Cutting down on crime was also a major focus in her first term as Mayor. 

“I am very proud of the part the city’s police force played in response to the terrorist attack nine months ago in San Bernardino,” said Mayor Robertson.  Rialto’s SWAT Team was one of the first responders in support of San Bernardino’s units.

During her time as Mayor, Rialto was also one of the first cities to have its police force wear body cameras. “As the result of a research project, the Rialto police agreed to wear the cameras for one year,” said Mayor Robertson. The results were positive and Rialto decided to keep the cameras. Robertson said it gave citizens a new perspective into law enforcement.

“It gave us empirical data, not just anecdotal,” Mayor Robertson said. “The number of complaints from citizens went down drastically. It brought about a different level of respect for the police.”

Statistically, both violent crime and property crime have gone down in each year of Robertson’s first term as Mayor. 

In 2014, Rialto dropped below the national average in violent crime rate for the first time in 12 years, according to City-Data.com. Mayor Robertson is also one of four Mayors in San Bernardino County that have been very vocal about the illegal gun problem.

For more information about Mayor Deborah Robertson go to www.DeborahRobertson.org

About Rialto Mayor Deborah Robertson

Deborah Robertson was elected Mayor of Rialto in November 2012 – the latest achievement in a distinguished public service career that has included 12 years on the Rialto City Council, leadership positions at the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG), the San Bernardino Associated Governments (SANBAG), and more than 20 years with the California Department of Transportation.

Under Mayor Robertson’s leadership, Rialto has gained regional and national recognition for innovation in the areas of public-private partnerships, business development and job creation. The City’s refinancing and restructuring of its water and wastewater operations has become a model for other communities in California, pumping millions of dollars into the local economy.

A leading voice on regional and national infrastructure issues, Mayor Robertson chairs the Public Health Subcommittee for SCAG’s 2016 Regional Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy, is a member of the U.S. Conference of Mayors Water Council and Metro Economies, and member of Mayors Against Illegal Guns.

She is a founding board member for the NFL/AFL Youth Life Skills Camp, has hosted the annual State of Women event in Rialto for the past seven years, and was recognized by Assembly Member Cheryl Brown as 47th District Woman of the Year.

Mayor Robertson retired from Caltrans in 2012, most recently serving as Deputy District Director of External Affairs. A native Californian, she holds an undergraduate degree in Urban Planning from the University of California, San Diego, a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the City University of New York Bernard Baruch College and is a National Urban Fellows recipient. She is also a scholarship recipient and past participant of the Southern California Leadership Network.

Mayor Robertson was instrumental in developing Rialto’s Transportation Commission and coordinated a transportation summit for the region.  Her wielding influence and determination have helped bring new businesses and housing to the City of Rialto.

With all that she has done Mayor Robertson still has the time for family, two children and six grandchildren, that are the joy of her life.