Lighthouse Project Hosts Free Screenings of “Waiting For Superman”

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Big Bear, Ca, February 3, 2011, 4:00pm - The Lighthouse Project is inviting everyone to see the Documentary “Waiting For Superman” for Free at the Village Theaters North.  The Documentary film follows several students through the American public education system, and was called the Best Documentary Feature at the Critics Choice Movie Awards.  … [Read more...]

Lighthouse Project Voter Forum Tonight For Candidates for Big Bear Lake City Council

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 22, 2010, 1:00pm - The second Lighthouse Project Voter Forum will take place tonight at 7:00pm at Community Church by the lake.  Candidates running for Big Bear Lake City Council will be on hand to answer questions from the Lighthouse Project.  A theme of the forums is campaign ethics and the political climate of the … [Read more...]

The Lighthouse Project Hosts Voter Forums in September

Big Bear Valley, CA, September 8, 2010, 3:00pm - The Lighthouse Project will host a series of three Voter Forums this month to provide an opportunity for the public to meet local candidates running for election.  Program Director Beth Gardner says a theme of the forums will be campaign ethics and the political climate of the valley as she states, … [Read more...]

The Lighthouse Project Releases Information from Community Forum for Schools

Big Bear Lake, CA, July 15, 2010, 3:52pm - The Lighthouse Project has released the information they gathered from a Community Forum for Schools they hosted that was conducted on May 5, 2010 in an open forum for community members to share their ideas for coping with the current financial crisis in education in a proactive, constructive and unified … [Read more...]

The Big Bear Valley Education Trust and The Lighthouse Project Seek Adult Volunteers for Local Schools

Big Bear Valley, CA, July 13, 2010, 12:34pm - The Big Bear Valley Education Trust, in collaboration with The Lighthouse Project, are working together to help support our local schools.  Their goal is to help assist the students and teachers at this critical time when the California economy has brought about a funding crisis in our school system.  … [Read more...]

Simply Voices to Open Music in the Mountains Concert Series, to Benefit Peace Gardens and Forest Restoration

If you haven't yet heard Simply Voices (here at the PAC for a hospital benefit), the a capella group performs a wide variety of music, including "Bohemian Rhapsody," "Java Jive" and tunes from Schoolhouse Rock.

Big Bear Valley, CA -- The Music in the Mountains concert series returns to the outdoor amphitheater at the Big Bear Discovery Center, with a kick-off concert this Saturday featuring local talent. The Memorial Day weekend concert, outside under the stars on the San Bernardino National Forest, is offered at a cost of just $5 (free for children 12 … [Read more...]

Teens and Sex: Common Ground Presents Free Monday Workshop for Parents

Big Bear Valley, CA -- The local parent support group, Common Ground--which was formed as an off-shoot of the Lighthouse Project and their efforts to foster a child-honoring community--will once again offer a free opportunity for parents to learn and grow, while also promoting strong, supportive relationships with their teens. On upcoming Mondays, … [Read more...]

The Lighthouse Project Community Forum Inspires Change

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Last Wednesday, the Lighthouse Project hosted a Community Forum to marshal community support for schools and children of the Bear Valley Unified School District.  Community members who attended were given the opportunity to discuss in small groups their opinions about how to help solve the budget crisis our school district, and many others, are … [Read more...]

Lighthouse Project Hosts May 5 Community Forum to Address Public Education Funding Crisis

Big Bear Lake, CA -- In furthering their efforts to foster a child-honoring community, the Lighthouse Project is hosting a community forum to address opportunities to alleviate crisis for our public schools. On Wednesday, May 5, from 6 to 8pm, all interested community members are invited to participate in the forum at Community Church by the Lake … [Read more...]

It’s a Tie: David Leach and Gabriel Rojas Share Soroptimists’ Man About Town Title, Raise Over $60K to End Teen Violence

This year's Men About Town: David Leach and Gabriel Rojas

Big Bear Lake, CA -- After 17 years of the Soroptimists’ fun Man About Town campaign, 10 weeks of fundraising and events in this round, and two candidates, David Leach and Gabriel Rojas, $60,508 was raised in the effort to stop teen violence in our community. Traditionally, since Dr. Bob Leiske was crowned Big Bear’s first Man About Town in … [Read more...]