Arson Suspect Charged

San Bernardino, CA, March 22, 2013 - The man suspected of starting five wildfires yesterday in Waterman Canyon, Jaried Escobedo, has been charged with arson and bail set at $250,000. The fires in Waterman Canyon above San Bernardino were quickly knocked down Thursday afternoon by firefighters. The suspect, 27-year-old Jaried Escobedo of San … [Read more...]

Historical Society Taco “Friend Raiser”

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 22, 2013 - Sonora Cantina will host a “Friend Raiser” next Monday to help raise money for the Big Bear Valley Historical Society. “Tacos With A Purpose” will take place on Monday, March 25th, from 12 noon until 8:30pm at Sonora Cantina in Big Bear Lake. You don’t have to cook or clean up, and you’ll have a … [Read more...]

Waterman Canyon Fires

San Bernardino, CA, March 21, 2013 - Five suspicious fires in Waterman Canyon above San Bernardino were quickly knocked down Thursday afternoon and a suspect has been taken into custody. Initially, it was unclear what charges Jaried Escobedo will face. The 27-year-old from San Bernardino was treated for injuries he sustained when he was trying to … [Read more...]

Redlands Bicycle Classic

Redlands, CA, March 21, 2013 - The 29th Annual Redlands Bicycle Classic will kick off with a Time Trial on the North Shore of Big Bear Lake on April 4. The event features a field of professional men's, women's, and para-cyclist racers. The 7.8 mile Time Trial, also known as the Race of Truth, along the north shore of Big Bear Lake will create a … [Read more...]

Pile Burning Today

Seven Oaks, CA, March 20, 2013 - Smoke may be visible today (Wednesday, March 20) near Glass Road and Highway 38. The US Forest service wants the public to know that pile and debris burning will take place today, so you may see smoke in the area. … [Read more...]

Spring Easter Egg Hunt

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 20,2013 - Soroptimist International of Big Bear Valley will be hosting their 13th annual Spring Easter Egg Hunt this weekend. The event will be held one week before Easter this year so more families and organizations will be able to participate. Every year, more than 400 children usually show up at the Easter Egg Hunt. It's … [Read more...]

Resort Association Meeting

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 19, 2013 - The Big Bear Lake Resort Association is hosting its Annual Membership Meeting on March 20, 2013 at 5:30pm. Workshops precede the meeting beginning at 4pm, topics include Getting Your Story In The Media’s Hands and Discovering The Best Internet Marketing Techniques For Your Business. Registration will take … [Read more...]

Calico Site Archaeological Program At Library

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 15, 2013 - The Friends of the Big Bear Valley Library will be offering  an interesting archaeological program on March 23 at 2pm. The program will be presented by Adella Schroth, Curator of Anthropology at the San Bernardino County Museum, and the Project Director of the Calico Mountains Archaeological Site (previously … [Read more...]

1st Annual Jump Rope For Heart Event

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 14, 2013 - Big Bear Elementary students are jumping for heart health by hosting their 1st annual Jump Rope For Heart event to raise money for the American Heart Association. The event will take place on Friday, March 15, at Big Bear Elementary School where each class will participate in 25 minutes of heart health … [Read more...]

Recruiting Deadline Extended For Grand Jury

San Bernardino, CA, March 13, 2013 - Volunteers for the San Bernardino County Grand Jury are needed. The deadline to apply and be considered for the 2013-2014 Grand Jury has been extended to April 30. Successful applicants will serve for one year beginning July 1. To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years of age, a citizen of the United States, … [Read more...]