'It's Extraordinary': Fontana Substitute Teacher Living In Car Gets $27K Check From Former StudentJose Villarruel has been a substitute teacher in Fontana since 2013 — the same year he started living in his car — and when the pandemic hit, his hours were cut. But on Thursday, a former student presented him with a $27,000 check.
3 Homes Destroyed When Wind-Whipped Fire Rips Through Bloomington NeighborhoodThe fire is believed to have been started by someone who was burning items in a barrel, which is an unpermitted burn.
One-Time COVID Vaccine Event Tuesday At Fontana Auto Club Speedway3,500 people will be vaccinated. A super site will open Thursday at the Ontario Convention Center.
Parrot Named Verde Flies Into Fontana Police Chief Billy Green's Office To Escape HawkThe little chartreuse parrot – appropriately named Verde, which means green in Spanish – flew into the police chief’s office while being chased by a large, vicious hawk. Green, the human, chased off the hawk and protected Verde.
Pursuit Ends In Deadly Crash In FontanaA  pursuit related to a criminal investigation ended in Fontana Wednesday with one person dead and two others hospitalized, police said.
Fontana Woman Dies From COVID-19 Weeks After Giving Birth To DaughterHer widower, now raising his three young daughters without his beloved wife, shared their story Thursday in hopes it will prompt people to take the COVID-19 pandemic seriously.
Fontana Pastor Dies Week After Being Hospitalized For COVID-19Bob Bryant, a pastor at the Water of Life Community Church in Fontana, died Monday, Senior Pastor Dr. Dan Carroll confirmed in a Facebook post.
Police: Fontana Man Posed As 16-Year-Old Boy To Talk To Teen Girls On Snapchat, Kik, Tik TokEdgar Carrizalez, 27, was arrested on Oct. 28 after Fontana’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force was notified about a Texas investigation involving a 12-year-old girl who had been contacted on Snapchat and was sent an unsolicited sexual photo.
Man Arrested For Starting Cypress Fire In Fontana After Being Rescued From Its FlamesMultiple calls to 911 reported seeing a man they saw standing near the fire had possible started the Cypress Fire. Authorities found the man standing on a boulder in the hills and later identified him as Mondragon.
2nd-Alarm Fire Destroys Gas Station Mini Mart In FontanaThe second-fire was reported at a Valerio gas station near Sierra Avenue and the 15 Freeway before 8 a.m., according to San Bernardino County officials. Heavy smoke was seen billowing from the station’s mini mart.
'You Have No Right To Hurt An Elderly Person': 67-Year-Old Fontana Woman Takes Down IntruderLorenza Marrujo might be small — standing less than 5 feet tall — but on Monday night, the 67-year-old proved she can pack a punch when she took down an intruder who broke into her Fontana apartment building.