Big Bear Lake City Council to Consider Termination of Agreement for Jeffries Road Apartment Complex

Big Bear Lake, CA -- The City Council for Big Bear Lake convenes for their second regular meeting of this month this evening (June 28), with open session scheduled to begin at 6:30pm in Hofert Hall at the Big Bear Lake Civic Center. This evening’s action items by the Council will include consideration of terminating the current agreement with … [Read more...]

Three Seats on Big Bear Lake City Council Up for Election in November; Candidate Filing Papers Available in July

Big Bear Lake, CA -- The San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters has already been hosting information seminars for potential candidates planning to run for office in the November General Election and, come July 12, the City of Big Bear Lake will make available candidate filing papers. The City has three seats up for election on the City Council, … [Read more...]

Law Enforcement Seizes Four Marijuana Grows on Forest, and in San Bernardino Mountains

San Bernardino County, CA -- In recent days, law enforcement has seized marijuana from four outdoor grows in the San Bernardino mountains and on the national forest. Per the press release issued by the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department: "On Thursday, June 24 and Friday, June 25, 2010, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Narcotics … [Read more...]

Music at the Mansion with Wake the Bard

The Arts Council of Big Bear Valley continues the Music in the Mansion series with the Celtic music of Wake the Bard (popular at Redmond's Irish Pub in Running Springs since 2003). Wake the Bard's music includes harmonies, as well as dulcimer, guitar, drum and fiddle. Tickets to the concert at the Knickerbocker Mansion are $20; an additional $20 … [Read more...]

Fireworks Show Over Big Bear Lake on Sunday, the Fourth of July; All Personal Fireworks Illegal in Big Bear Valley

Big Bear Valley, CA -- In anticipation of the festivities surrounding Independence Day, revelers are reminded that all fireworks are illegal in the Big Bear Valley—this includes the City of Big Bear Lake, all unincorporated areas of the Valley governed by San Bernardino County, and the San Bernardino National Forest. Deputies of the Big Bear … [Read more...]

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Habitat for Humanity to Dedicate Fourth Local Home; June 29 Golf Event to Fund Construction of Home #5

Habitat for Humanity's fourth Big Bear house, Gabi's home, will be dedicated on July 11.

Big Bear Valley, CA -- Big Bear’s Habitat for Humanity has two events coming up, including the dedication of their fourth family home in the Big Bear Valley. First, however, Realty Executives hosts the 6th annual Habitat for Humanity Golf Tournament at Bear Mountain Golf Course on Tuesday, June 29. The golf tournament serves as Habitat’s major … [Read more...]

County Registrar of Voters Certifies June 8 Primary Election Results

San Bernardino County, CA -- The San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters today, June 24, officially certified the results of the June 8 Statewide Primary Election, which included a county-wide voter turnout of just 27.20 percent; of the 217,967 voters who cast a ballot for the June 8 election, nearly 15 percent of those were by mail. Those … [Read more...]

Two Fires on San Bernardino National Forest Due to Abandoned Campfires

Big Bear Valley, CA/ San Bernardino National Forest -- Within the last week, there have been three fires in our area and all of them on the San Bernardino National Forest. The first of these took place last Friday, June 18, and was located off Highway 38 near Glass Road, between Seven Oaks and Jenks Lake. Though this small fire was contained within … [Read more...]

County’s Pit Bull Ordinance Receives Preliminary Approval; Final Vote Set for July 13


San Bernardino County, CA -- In a move intended to reduce animal attacks, the number of animals in San Bernardino County shelters, and the number of animals destroyed by the county, an ordinance requiring virtually all pit bull and pit bull-type dogs in the unincorporated areas of San Bernardino County to be spayed or neutered won unanimous … [Read more...]