Leave it to the Pros: All Personal Fireworks are Illegal in Big Bear

Big Bear Lake, CA, July 2, 2014 - The Big Bear Fire Department reminds everyone that all personal fireworks are prohibited in the Big Bear area, even the “Safe and Sane” products. It’s against the law to use any fireworks in a community where they aren't permitted, and those convicted could be fined up to $50,000 and sent to jail for a … [Read more...]

Fireworks in Big Bear: The Best in SoCal

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Big Bear, CA, June 28, 2014 - On Friday July 4th, Big Bear residents and visitors to our valley will be treated to one of the largest and most unique fireworks displays in all of southern California. Shot from a barge in the lake, the fireworks are brilliant in our clear mountain air and we get the added bonus of their reflections on the … [Read more...]

Jim Miller crowned Man About Town

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Big Bear Lake, CA - 5/19/2014 - The annual fund raiser Man About Town raised a over $61,000 for Soroptimists International and women’s health issues in the Big Bear Valley.   Sunday night three contestants--Michael Natzic, Ray Hino and Jim Miller--made the final push for this years  Man About Town title.   With supporters, friends and family … [Read more...]

Will You Be the Next Big Bear Idol?

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 28, 2014 - The annual Big Bear Idol Music Competition will be held at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center on Saturday February 22nd, at 6:00pm. Residents and visitors alike are encouraged to attend this free concert to support our talented local musicians. Refreshments at intermission will be provided by members of … [Read more...]

Santa is Taking Appointments

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 3, 2013 - Every year, Santa Claus brings gifts to around 1,000 kids in the Big Bear Valley, and he's now taking appointments for this year's visits.  On the evenings of December 19, 20 and 21, the red-suited visitor will call out the child's name with a merry "Ho-ho-ho!" as he approaches the house with age-appropriate … [Read more...]

Fireworks Committee Promises Largest Show Ever

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Big Bear Lake, CA, June 28, 2013 - Thousands of people line the shores of Big Bear Lake each year to view one of the largest and most elaborate fireworks displays put on in Southern California. This year, the annual July 4th celebration will add 10% more fireworks, including some pyrotechnics never before seen locally.  KBHR 93.3 FM will … [Read more...]

Seven Excellent Residents Celebrated on Sunday

Big Bear Lake, CA, June 21, 2013 - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake will host its fifteenth annual “Eagle of Excellence” Community Service Awards Ceremony and Dinner this Sunday, June 23. The dinner and awards ceremony  honors community members who exhibit a very high caliber of professionalism, enthusiasm, work ethic and commitment to service … [Read more...]

Dental Screening At Local Elementary Schools

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 21, 2013 - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake will conduct its annual dental screening program at all three elementary schools in Big Bear Valley on Friday, March 1, 2013. The program will be held from approximately 9am until noon at Big Bear Elementary, North Shore Elementary and Baldwin Lane Elementary schools. All … [Read more...]

Rotary Santas to Brighten the Nights of Children

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 17, 2012 - For over three decades, the Rotary Club has been providing free Santa visits to over 1,000 Big Bear Valley children each year.  The visits this year will take place on the evenings of December 20th, 21st, and 22nd. Santa will arrive with a jingle of bells, shout out the name of each child and present age … [Read more...]

Rotary Club Honors Scholarship Winners

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Big Bear, CA, May 4, 2012, 1:00pm - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake has announced the names of the winners of their 2012 Rotary Scholarship Program.  This year the Club is awarding a total of $7500 in five separate scholarships of $1500 each.  The Rotary Scholarship winners include Lindsay Hafen, Jackson Rees and Alyssa Larson for academic … [Read more...]