Author: Mike Evans

Breakfast To Raise Money For Multiple Sclerosis Society

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 20, 2013 – You can help support the National Multiple Sclerosis Society while enjoying a delicious pancake breakfast next week. The Big Bear Lion’s Club is hosting its annual All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast for $5 at the Grizzly Manor Café on Tuesday, April 23. Everyone is invited to the fundraising breakfast to help the Lion’s Club raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society. About 68% of the society’s income is generated through special events and every dollar helps....

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Alaska USA Big Bear Branch Now Open

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 19, 2013 – The newly relocated Alaska USA Big Bear branch celebrated its grand opening on April 8. Big Bear Mayor Jay Obernolte and members of the Big Bear Chamber of Commerce attended the event and assisted branch staff in a ribbon cutting ceremony. Big Bear residents and the staff at Vons also joined in the celebration. The new Big Bear branch opened on February 11 inside Vons grocery store on Big Bear Boulevard, across the street from its former location. All branch staff relocated to the new branch, which is open Monday through Saturday, 9 am to 6 pm and offers a full range of credit union services, including an ATM and a Self-Service Terminal. Alaska USA currently operates seven branches in the High Desert region of California. Anyone who lives, works, worships, or attends school in San Bernardino County is eligible for Alaska USA...

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Ray Lozano Presents “High Expectations”

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 18, 2013 – The Breakthrough Task Force will host Community Nights at Big Bear Middle School tonight with Ray Lozano.  Ray will bring humor and inspiration as he focuses on the subject of marijuana. Ray has been a guest at Big Bear Middle School in the past, and has addressed this issue with students, parents, and faculty – all of which took away valuable tools from a very enjoyable presentation. Everyone is welcome to attend and get up-to-date information on “High Expectations”.  The meeting starts at 7:00 p.m. in the Big Bear Middle School cafeteria and refreshments will be...

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New Enforcement Efforts For Signs And Outdoor Displays

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 18, 2013 – Earlier this year the Big Bear Lake City Council received a presentation regarding the implementation of a “City Wide” Code Enforcement program tailored to address specific code violations that significantly detract from the overall appearance of the City. Issues were identified and most of the discussion centered around the New Sign Ordinance adopted by the City Council last year and the effort to begin enforcing the new requirements. Since the initial public meeting in January the City Council has reaffirmed enforcement efforts by ensuring the program is focused on fairness and equity across the community. The City continued its enforcement efforts throughout the month of March by presenting information about the program to the business community. All of these awareness efforts have been in preparation of the enforcement activities that began on April 15.  Enforcement will be “City Wide”, and will address illegal signage and property use issues.  If non-compliant issues are identified, business contacts will have the opportunity to work with the Planning Department prior to the May 16 re-inspections.  Additionally, enforcement efforts will continue through the summer with meetings with City departments to gain compliance....

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Kindergarten Parent Orientation Tonight

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 17, 2012 – North Shore Elementary School will be hosting a Kindergarten Parent Orientation meeting tonight, April 17, 2013. The meeting will take place beginning at 6:30 pm. Students must be the age of 5 or above on or before October 2, 2013 to attend kindergarten for the 2013-2014 school year. The evening will offer the opportunity to hear from classroom teachers and the school principal regarding student expectations, academic goals, buses, traffic and more. The evening will end with parents having an opportunity to ask questions regarding the upcoming school year. All kindergarten parents enrolling their child are encouraged to come to this informational program. The school is asking respectfully that children not attend the meeting. If you have any questions call the North Shore Elementary School office at (909)...

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