Get the Burger Rated 100 Percent

Get the Burger sign

Big Bear, Ca April 9, 2011 3:00 pm - Get the Burger recently received the highest rating possible from the San Bernardino County Health Department.  Owner Eric Schwartz told KBHR, “100% is what we’ve strived for.”  From the time the 50’s diner style hamburger restaurant opened in Big Bear City, Schwartz has been checking with the health … [Read more...]

Final Weekend for Bear Mountain this Season

Bear Mountain Skier

Big Bear, Ca April 9, 2011 12:00 pm - Thursday and Friday’s spring storm added 7 to 10 inches of powdery snow to the slopes according to Bear Mountain Resorts, and conditions are very good to excellent.  Although this weekend will be the last of the season for Bear Mountain, Snow Summit plans to remain open through April 17, and possibly through … [Read more...]

Spring in Big Bear

On top of Snow Summit April 8, 2011

Last week, sunbathing by Big Bear Lake.  This week, more snow and cold temperatures, several inches of powder on the ski slopes.  Big Bear's four seasons, all in one week! … [Read more...]

Power Outage in Upper Moonridge

Bear Valley Electric logo

Big Bear Lake, Ca April 8, 2011 3:00 pm - A widespread power outage in the Upper Moonridge area of Big Bear Lake today resulted from a small truck hitting a utility pole.  The accident occurred at Moonridge and Sheephorn Roads at approximately 12:30 pm.  Bear Valley Electric Service was able to isolate the problem and restore power to most … [Read more...]

Fight Back Against Identity Theft

FTC Identity Theft Protection website

Big Bear, Ca April 8, 2011 3:00 pm - Many residents in the Big Bear Valley have experience with attempted identity theft.  They may have received a phone call from a person who represents themselves as a bank or agency.  During the conversation, the caller asks for verification of a social security number.  Hopefully awareness of the risk of … [Read more...]

Anne’s Salon Has New Owner

Annes Salon in Big Bear Lake

Big Bear, Ca April 6, 2011 8:00 am - Long-time Big Bear resident, Renee Cawley has taken over as the owner of Anne’s Salon.  Renee has many year’s experience as a hairdresser and has worked in several salons in town.  For the past four years years, she had a booth at Anne’s.  When the opportunity to purchase the business became … [Read more...]

Olympic Marathoner Ryan Hall Training in Big Bear

Olympic Marathoner Ryan Hall Training in Big Bear

Olympic marathon runner and Big Bear native, Ryan Hall was seen on a run in town today, accompanied by his father Mickey  Hall (on the bicycle)  According to Ryan's page on Facebook, he's currently training for the Boston Marathon, set for Monday, April 18, 2011. … [Read more...]

Big Bear Farmers’ Market Opens April 12

Big Bear Farmers Market

Big Bear, Ca April 4, 2011 4:00 pm - The annual Big Bear Farmers Market will be opening this year on April 12.  Held at the Big Bear Lake Convention Center on the corner of Division Drive and Big Bear Boulevard each Tuesday from early April through October, the market allows Big Bear residents to purchase freshly picked fruits, vegetables, and … [Read more...]

Highway 18 Road Closures Possible This Week

Cal Trans Slow for the Cone Zone

Big Bear, Ca April 4, 2011 12:00 pm - Cal Trans will be inspecting bridges on portions of Highway 18 this week.  Each bridge between Highway 138 in Crestline and below Lower Waterman Canyon will be checked.  Traffic holds in both directions of approximately 20 minutes may be required during each inspection.  Motorists are asked to be aware of … [Read more...]

Enjoy Big Bear Lake Safely

Boat responsibly on Big Bear Lake

Big Bear, Ca April 3, 2011 12:00 pm - Big Bear Lake is open and the early spring is a great time for boating on the lake.  Because the water temperature is quite cold as snow melt runs into the lake, a few extra precautions should be taken to make your trip safe.  Personal flotation devices, also known as PFDs or lifejackets should always be worn … [Read more...]