Help Count Eagles and Learn More About Them This Weekend

USFS Robin Eliason holding live Eagle

Big Bear, Ca, February 9, 2012, 12:00pm - The Discovery Center is once again seeking volunteers for this weekends Eagle Count on February 11th. No experience is needed, but volunteers are encouraged to dress warmly and bring binoculars and a watch.  Volunteers should meet at the Discovery Center located on North Shore Drive at 8:00am on February … [Read more...]

Big Bear Middle School Gets Healthy Food, New Cameras and School Spirit


Big Bear, Ca, February 8, 2012, 5:00pm - Changes are coming to Big Bear Middle School, and many are due in part to the Positive School Climate Committee that has been reinvigorated this year in large part to Dena Arbaugh, employee at the middle school.  Arbaugh along with middle school teachers, administrators, parents, and concerned community … [Read more...]

Tour of California Stage 6 Route Announced: Palmdale to Big Bear

Stage 6: Palmdale to Big Bear

Big Bear, Ca, February 8, 2012, 11:00am - This week the stage routes for the Amgen Tour of California are being announce and Big Bear will once again be a mountain top finish for the Tour as this year’s finish for Stage 6.  The route will take professional cyclists from Palmdale to Big Bear Lake with over 12,000 feet of climbing over 115 miles … [Read more...]

New General Manager for the CSD: Robert Hopkins

Big Bear, Ca, Feburary 7, 2012, 12:00pm - The Big Bear City Community Services District has a new General Manager after Monday nights meeting.  In September of last year the CSD hired Bob Murray and Associates, an executive search firm to help in the hiring process of a new GM.  The board unanimously voted yes on offering the position to Robert … [Read more...]

Education Trust Fundraiser At Club Bombay

Big Bear, Ca, February 7, 2012, 12:00pm - The Big Bear Valley Education Trust is holding a fundraiser at Club Bombay on Wednesday, February 8th from 6:30 to 9:00pm. The Education Trust formed in 2009, when a group of concerned citizens decided to explore ways to support out local schools.  Since then the Education Trust has helped bring 25 … [Read more...]

Bush Family Chosen For Newest Habitat For Humanity Home


Big Bear, Ca, February 6, 2012, 4:00pm - The Big Bear Valley Habitat for Humanity has chosen a family for the new home that is currently under construction.  The Bush Family, consisting of Jessica and Donnie and their four daughters, was chosen as the family to buy house Number 5 of Big Bear Valley Habitat for Humanity.  According to Connie Baker … [Read more...]

Winterfest: This Weekend!

Big Bear, Ca, February 2, 2012, 12:00pm  - An age-old battle will come to Big Bear this weekend, starting Friday Night,  with the inaugural XOS Battle of the Sexes: Winterfest in the Village of Big Bear Lake.  This battle will be unlike any other that Big Bear has seen, in that it will showcase males vs females in three categories that include: … [Read more...]

Polar Plunge Comes To Big Bear


Big Bear, Ca, February 1, 2012, 5:00pm - Big Bear Lake will talk the plunge this year, with its very first Polar Plunge on March 10th.  The event, which is done all over the world, sees hundreds of people stripping down to their swimsuits in the dead of winter, and taking a plunge into frigid lake or ocean temperatures.  The Big Bear Lake Resort … [Read more...]

School Board Meeting To Discuss Parcel Tax Parameters

Big Bear, Ca, February 1, 2012, 12:00pm - The Bear Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees will meet tonight for their regularly scheduled meeting.  Student representatives from Big Bear High School and Chautauqua High School will provide the board with updated on what is going on at their schools, and the BVUSD Governing Board will … [Read more...]

Quilt Work Party: Quilts For Orphans In Africa

First Baptist Church will once again have a quilt work party on Saturday,  February 11th.  The Church and volunteers are helping create quilts for boys and girls in Africa that live at the orphanages the church supports.  The quilt party will start at 9am and will end at noon.  The church is in need of sewing machines, seamstresses and anyone … [Read more...]