Public Library to close early for New Year's

The Upland Public Library will close early for the New Year's Day holiday.

The library will be closed from 5 p.m. Monday through Jan. 1.

Regular hours of service will resume on Jan. 2

Book-Enders to discuss book set in World War II

The Book-Enders club at the Upland Public Library will be discussing "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand during their meeting on Jan. 5.

The group will meet from 10 a.m. to noon in the multipurpose room, 450 N. Euclid Ave.

The book is about an Army Air Forces bomber who crashed in the Pacific Ocean and disappeared on an afternoon in May 1943.

The book tells the story of the young lieutenant who survived the crash and his journey during World War II.

The meeting is free to participate.

For more information call 909-931-4205.

Chamber holds economic development forum

The Upland Chamber of Commerce will hold a Governmental Relations & Economic Development Forum meeting from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Jan. 10 at its office, 215 N. Second Ave. Suite D, in Upland.

The Government Relations Forum monitors legislative issues and seeks actions from the board of directors on important city, state and national business-related legislation or regulations that impact business owners' ability to do business.


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These open forums are monthly with city and school representatives to discuss issues that affect the vitality of the Upland business community.

This committee's primary responsibility is to create and support a positive business climate.

These are informational committees only.

For more information call 909-204-4465.

Final registration for Foothill Little League

Final registration for the Upland Foothill Little League's spring season will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Jan. 7 at Pepper Tree Elementary School, 1045 W. 18th St. in Upland.

There will be no online registration.

All registration and proof of residency reviews must take place in person.

Guardians signing up their children must bring:

- the original birth certificate for each player. No abstract copies are allowed.

- three proofs of residency such as utility bills, car insurance and driver's license.

More examples of proofs of residency are available online at www.ufll.org for more samples.

- medical insurance information

Fees for major/minor leagues is $195 and farm/t-ball is $175.

There is a $20 sibling discount.

Fees include player dues, a $40 snack bar buyout, which is funded after working each required shift, and two $10 discount cards.

All parents are urged to attend the flowers field cleanup party from noon to 3 p.m. Feb. 9.

Housing Authority plan review period ending

The public comment period on the Upland Housing Authority's 2013 annual plan is ending soon.

All public comments on the plan and other programs must been received by Friday in order to be taken into consideration.

Proposed revisions to the Housing Choice Voucher Program Administrative Plan, which establishes policies that govern the Section 8 program, as well as the Public Housing Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy, which establishes policies that govern the Public Housing program, are also available online.

The plans can be viewed on their website at www.uplandhousing.com.

Public comment forms are available on the Housing Authority's website.

Comments can also be mailed to:

Housing Authority of the City of Upland

Attn: Agency Plan Public Comments

1200 N. Campus Ave.

Upland 91786

sandra.emerson@inlandnewspapers.com

909-483-8555

@UplandNow