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HolyLand COGIC Welcomes Presiding Bishop Avel B. Forto, Sr.

Presiding Bishop of the Phillipines, Bishop Avel B. Forto, Sr., Ph.D. will be the guest Speaker on Sunday Morning, December 4th, 2011@ 10:30 am at HolyLand COGIC located at 1024 North G Street in San Bernardino, CA. Pastor, Bishop Lenton H. Lenoir.

Fundraising Fellowship Banquet

In honor of World AIDS Day, Kansas Avenue Resource Center, Inc. will host a Fundraising Fellowship Banquet at the Moreno Valley Coneference Center, 14075 Frederick Street, Moreno Valley on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 beginning at 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The theme is “30 years later...Where are we now?” to benefit the Kansas Avenue Resource Center, HIV/AIDS Education Prevention Program. For more information, contact 951.823.1209.

Driver Strikes Disabled Vehicle; One Dies

On November 26, 2011 at approximately 1:05 a.m., Dionisio Glodovza Abando, 63, of Phoenix, AZ was driving his gray Mitsubishi Lancer on I-15 northbound just north of SR-91 at an approximate speed of 75 MPH.

Due to an earlier collision, a black Mitsubishi Lancer was disabled and blocking lanes ahead of Abando’s vehicle. Abando failed to notice the unoccupied vehicle and struck its rear end. Abando’s right front passenger, a female age 67, also from Phoenix, AZ was transported to Riverside Community Hospital where she succumbed to injuries.

Abando sustained minor injuries as a result of this collision. Both parties were wearing their seatbelts prior to the collision.

This collision is still under investigation.

No arrests or citations were issued in this incident.

Sacred Sistahs Fit-For-Fall 5-Kilometer Walk-A-Thon

Sacred Sistahs will host their Fourth Annual Sacred Sistahs, Inc. Fit-For-Fall 5-Kilometer Walk-AThon fundraiser taking place on Saturday, November 26, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at Red Hill Community Park, 7484 Vineyard Avenue, Rancho Cucamonga, CA.

All proceeds will benefit their outreach program for abused women and children.

Sacred Sistahs, Inc. is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. All proceeds are tax deductable. $25 registration includes t-shirt.

For registration information, please go to http://www.sacredsistahsinc.org/news_and_events

35th annual celebration of wri ters and writing returns to UCR Feb. 7-10, 2012

UC Riverside will celebrate a host of prize-winning poets and novelists – among them distinguished UCR creative writing faculty and alumni – when the 35th annual Writers Week Conference begins on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012.

Participating writers will read selections from their works, answer audience questions and sign books after their presentations. Award-winning poet Diane Wakoski will close the four-day event as the keynote reader on Friday, Feb. 10, at 7:30 p.m.

All events will be held on the UC Riverside campus in Interdisciplinary Building Room 1128 and will begin at 1 p.m. each day. All sessions are free and open to the public. Parking costs $6 per day.

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