1st Goldsmith’s Race Results

Big Bear, Ca, December 20, 2011, 8:00am - The first Goldsmith’s Ski race of the season took place this past Sunday, and despite cold weather conditions and low visibility, many local children and even a few adults braved the temperatures and participated in the slalom race.  The harsh conditions made for an icy course, resulting in quite a few … [Read more...]

Goldsmith’s Race Series Kicks Off This Weekend!

Big Bear, Ca, December 16, 2011, 4:00pm - The Goldsmiths Race Series will kick off this Sunday, December 18th at Snow Summit.   Children and adults of all skiing abilities can participate in the race series that will occur each month through March.  The series has been around for a long time, and was previously known as the Alpine Race Series … [Read more...]

Team Jordan Waits For Good Weather To Take Off

Big Bear, Ca, December 16, 2011, 12:30pm - Team Jordan touched down in Chile after an anticipated 20 hour travel period from California turned into 50 hours of travel after delayed flights caused other flights to be missed. Luckily the team arrived at the southern most part of Chile with all of their gear in tact.  The team met with Antarctica … [Read more...]

Volunteers Needed For Bald Eagle Spotting

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Big Bear, Ca, December 14, 2011, 3:00pm - The Forest Service is looking for volunteers to help count bald eagles this Saturday.  This is the 34th Season in which winter bald eagle counts have taken place in the San Bernardino and San Jacinto Mountain areas. Volunteer’s will be stationed at vantage points around Big Bear Lake, in which they will … [Read more...]

Bill Jahn Remains City Mayor

Big Bear, Ca, December 13, 2011, 12:00pm - The City of Big Bear Lake City Council has reorganized for the 2012 year, as they held elections for council positions at their meeting last night.  Bill Jahn will remain as the Mayor of the City of Big Bear Lake with Jay Obernolte stepping in as the new Mayor Pro Tem.  This will be Jahn’s fourth year … [Read more...]

Property Taxes Due December 12th

Big Bear, Ca, December 7, 2011, 4:00pm - The County of San Bernardino is reminding residents that the first property tax installment must be paid by Monday, December 12th.  San Bernardino County Tax Collector Larry Walker has announced that property owners have payment options to choose from.  While the deadline of December 12th is approaching, … [Read more...]

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...]