Candidate Forums Start September 19th

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 12, 2012, 6am - The Lighthouse Project and the Chamber of Commerce are hosting this year's Candidate Forums.  The first Forum is scheduled for September 19th  at 6pm with the Big Bear Municipal Water District, and at 6:30pm with the Bear City Airport District. The Forum will be held at the Community Church by the … [Read more...]

The Lighthouse Project’s “Vision 2012 Community Summit” Welcomes Jamie Vollmer

BVUSD Board Trustee Dr. Kenneth Turney, The Lighthouse Project's Founder Tim Wood, BVUSD Superintendent Kurt Madden, Jamie Vollmer, BVUSD Board of Trustees Paul Zamoyta, Bev Grabe and Dr. Al Waner

Big Bear, CA, May 25, 2012, 5:00pm - To an auditorium packed with educators, students, parents and community members last Wednesday evening, the Vision 2012 Community Summit, presented by The Lighthouse Project, began with an over view of the Community Summits of the last four years.   This, the fifth annual Vision 2012 Community Summit’s … [Read more...]

Moonshine & Mayhem Event To Raise Money For Local Charities

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 17, 2012, 3:00pm - The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual Moonshine & Mayhem event on February 25th, 2012, at the Big Bear Lake Convention Center.  The Chamber has added a charity dance competition to the event that will help raise money for local Big Bear charities and the Chamber of Commerce. … [Read more...]

Theater Festival At Discovery Center

Fawnskin, CA, August 12, 2011, noon - The Big Bear Summer Theater Festival comes to the Discovery Center this weekend on Friday and Saturday nights starting at 7 pm each night. The Festival presents "Clarence Darrow," a visit with America's lawyer. Darrow brought the working man an eight-hour day and defended the right of a Southern school … [Read more...]

Book signing for School Gardens

Beth Gardner, lead author of What Grows in a Garden?, will join Katie Adams, the book's illustrator and a Big Bear High School sophomore, for a book signing on Sun., May 29 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Big Bear Book & Bean in the Village. Published by The Lighthouse Project, What Grows in a Garden? tells the story of Big Bear Elementary students, … [Read more...]

Time to Plant Big Bear’s Community Garden

Community Gardens Project of the Big Bear Valley

Big Bear, Ca April 1, 2011 5:00 pm - The ground-breaking for Big Bear’s Community Garden was last September.  Gardeners everywhere dream and plan during what seems to be a never-ending winter.  Big Bear gardeners are no different.  Now that spring seems to have finally arrived, they are excited and hopeful about planting in the China Gardens … [Read more...]

Big Bear Contractors are Good Neighbors


Big Bear, Ca March 22, 2011 8:00 am - The Big Bear Valley Contractors Association is working hard to build good relationships with the community.  All members are expected to be licensed and in good standing with the Contractors State Licensing Board, part of the California Department of Consumer Affairs.  Members are also encouraged to be part … [Read more...]

What Grows in a Big Bear Garden?

What Grows in a Garden

  Big Bear, Ca February 28, 2011 12:00 pm - What grows in a Big Bear garden?  According to the new book about Big Bear Elementary School’s Community Garden, some wonderful things.  The book was illustrated and designed by Big Bear High School student and artist Katie Adams.  She began creating the watercolors for the book when she … [Read more...]

Lighthouse Project 2011 Community Vision Summit Last Night at the PAC

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 24, 2011, 12 noon - The Lighthouse Project hosted their fourth annual Lighthouse Project 2011 Community Vision Summit last night at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center.  Community members and leaders were welcomed by Mayor Bill Jahn and, by way of a video electronic greeting, County Supervisor Neil Derry.  Ryan … [Read more...]

Lighthouse Project Sponsors Bella Musica Concert


Big Bear, Ca February 20, 2011 12:00 pm - This afternoon, the Lighthouse Project is sponsoring a benefit concert featuring the Bella Musica quartet playing Mozart, Bach, and more.  The Lighthouse Project's mission is to honor and support the children of the Big Bear Valley.  Proceeds from the concert will support the Schools' Strings … [Read more...]