Career Center In The Works For Big Bear Valley

Big Bear, Ca, December 7, 2011, 1:00pm - The Big Bear Valley may soon have a Career Center of its own, thanks to a group of community members who are working hard to create a place for people to receive job training.  The purpose of the Career Center would be to provide community members, 16 and older, an opportunity to utilize personalized and … [Read more...]

Big Bear Lake Ranked 4th In Trip Advisors Top Winter Vacation Getaways!

Big Bear, Ca, December 7, 2011, 9:00am - Big Bear Lake has been ranked on Trip Advisors “Top Winter Vacation Rental Getaway Destinations” for 2011.  The ranking was based on TripAdvisor’s vacation rental inquiry data for the winter months. Big Bear Lake ranked 4th in the top 10 list of winter vacation desitnations. Trip Advisor stated that … [Read more...]

Prevent Your Pipes From Breaking This Winter

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Big Bear, Ca, December 6, 2011, 9:00am - With below freezing temperatures this past week, the Big Bear Lake Department of Water and Power has had 15 calls from valley residents in the last week, in which all of the callers experienced pipe breaks, cracks or leaks due to the freezing temperatures.  To avoid leaking or bursting pipes, the Department … [Read more...]

Warren Miller Screening / Team Jordan Operation Antarctica Send Off – Thursday, December 8th!

Big Bear, Ca, November 6, 2011, 8:00am- Team Jordan is one week closer to their departure for Antarctica.  The team will be heading to climb Mount Vincent Massif in Antarctica, and once the summit is reached, they will have completed the seven summits, the seven highest peaks on each of the seven continents.  The team, comprised of Jordan and … [Read more...]

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Fresh Snow Means More Snow Play This Weekend

Big Bear, Ca, December 2, 2011, 12:00pm - Big Bear has turned into a winter wonderland over night with 14 to 16 inches of new snow on the slopes, with extra snow making occurring overnight.  According to Big Bear Mountain Resorts, more runs and chairs are expected to open this weekend, making for an excellent weekend on the slopes. New park … [Read more...]

US Bank Comes To Big Bear

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Big Bear, Ca, November 30, 2011, 2:30pm - Another bank is coming to the Big Bear Valley.  US Bank, the nations 5th largest commercial bank will be opening a branch in Big Bear in the second quarter of 2012.  The branch will open in the space next to Starbucks in the Vons shopping center, and according to US Bank, the branch manager will be Carol … [Read more...]

Has Big Bear Choppers Closed Down?

Big Bear, Ca, November 30, 2011, 11:00am - Motorists on Fox Farm road may notice a difference in the appearance at Big Bear Choppers as they pass by.  Recently the front display area has been emptied, and the building has been very quite and dark for the past week.  In early November, Big Bear Choppers co-owners Mona and Kevin Alsop were featured … [Read more...]

Airport Provides Space for Food Distribution Program

Big Bear, Ca, November 29, 2011, 5:00pm - The Big Bear City Airport has opened its doors and is providing the AARP/ Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino’s local food distribution, a place to distribute food this month.  The program that normally runs its distribution program out of the Senior Center had trouble finding a space this … [Read more...]

Shop Small on Small Business Saturday

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Big Bear, Ca, November 25, 2011, 1:00pm - With days like Black Friday, and Cyber Monday, super sales are abundant with big box businesses.  American Express now for the second year is promoting a different day, they are calling it Small Business Saturday, and they are promoting shopping locally, and shopping at Mom and Pop businesses.  The local … [Read more...]