Ryan Hall Olympian from Big Bear Runs Marathon Sunday Morning

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London, England - Big Bear Lake, CA, August 9, 2012- Ryan Hall, two-time Olympian, runs the Olympic Marathon Sunday Morning as the final event of the 2012 London Olympics.  According to Ryan’s mother Susie Hall, “Jackie Joiner sent an email to the athletes encouraging them that winning gold or silver medals are meaningless in the scheme of … [Read more...]

Over 1100 Bicycle Riders in Big Bear Tour

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Big Bear Lake, CA August 3, 2012 4:00 pm -  Bicycle riders from all over Southern California are arriving in Big Bear today to participate in the Tour de Big Bear.  The numbers have grown substantially from the modest beginnings during the May 2010 Tour of California which ended in Big Bear at Snow Summit.   At last count 1125 riders have … [Read more...]

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Summer On Big Bear Lake And The Living is Great

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Riverside Man Dies In Lake Accident

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Big Bear Lake, CA, July 23, 2012, 8:00am - (UPDATE) - The victim has been identified as 44 year-old Cesar Espana of Riverside, California. [Original Story] Big Bear Lake, Saturday July 22, 2012, 2:00 pm - On Friday afternoon at 4:59 pm a there was a report of a possible drowning victim near the east launch ramp on Big Bear Lake.  The Municipal … [Read more...]

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Big Bear BMX Park Is Open!

Supervisor Neil Derry remarks about the Big Bear BMX Park grand opening.

Big Bear Lake, CA July 20, 2012 - San Bernardino County Third District Supervisor Neil Derry was on hand today at the Big Bear Recreation Youth Center for the grand opening of the BMX park along with other city and county officials.  Reese Troublefield remarked that this project would not have been possible without county funding and the hard work … [Read more...]

Panorama Fire 70% Contained SR-18 Re-Opened

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Crestline, CA, July 10, 2012, UPDATED at 9:20am - Today firefighters will be completing and improving containment lines and mopping up hotspots within the interior of the burn. SR18 has been re-opened, but southbound traffic is reduced to one lane. The fire is 70% contained at 75 acres. The cause of the fire is under investigation, if you have any … [Read more...]

Big Bear PaddleFest 2012

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Big Bear Lake, Ca July 7, 2012 12:00 pm - "PaddleFest" 2012 is growing each year.  Over 150 racers signed up this year with 92 in the 5k alone.  This event has been attracting many, over the three day event, who want to try, for free, kayaking, canoeing and stand up paddle boarding as instruction demonstration rides are available.  The event … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Accident Big Bear City

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Big Bear City, CA July 6, 2012 4:00 pm - Today around 1:00 pm a motorcycle traveling eastbound on North Shore Drive was involved in an accident with a white pickup truck traveling west.  The vehicles came to rest where near Greenway Drive on Highway 38.  The California Highway Patrol, Big Bear Sheriffs and local fire authorities responded to the … [Read more...]