After months of planning, the prestigious California Economic Summit opens today for two days in Ontario. It's the first time the state's preeminent economic conference has been held in a location away from a big coastal city. Hosting the summit here gives the Inland Empire a chance to show the state's top private and public sector leaders our region's importance to the state's economy. KVCR's Ken Vincent interviewed Inland Empire Economic Partnership CEO Paul Granillo - one of the main organizers of this year's summit - about what the conference will focus on.
The sixth annual Inland Empire Economic Forecast Conference brought economists and business leaders together in Ontario Thursday. KVCR's Matt Guilhem was there and says experts believe the Inland Empire is in a solid recovery.
Moreno Valley continues the process of soul-searching before making a final decision on the proposed World Logistics Center. Public hearings have been taking place this week, with residents and developers voicing hopes and concerns for the huge logistics project that would transform the city's east side. KVCR's Matt Guilhem has more.