Giving forward: ways to help a family in need

Big Bear City, CA, March 4, 2013 - Friends of the Sprague family have put out a public call for donations of any size to help with medical and living expenses while Randy Sprague awaits eye surgery. The longtime resident is the owner/operator of Randy Sprague Roofing. His wife PJ sells fresh eggs, and bringing her your business would be … [Read more...]

New Enforcement Efforts For Signs & Outdoor Displays

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 22, 2013 - At their regular meeting on January 14, 2013, the Big Bear Lake City Council received a presentation regarding the implementation of a "City Wide" Code Enforcement program tailored to address specific code violations that significantly detract from the overall appearance of the City. Issues identified include … [Read more...]

Nottinghams hosts high school fundraiser

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 21, 2013 - Nottinghams Restaurant & Bar is once again supporting Big Bear High School athletics and music programs. On Sunday, February 3, they’re hosting a Super Bowl Pool & Party Fundraiser. Contact Shelly Egerer 909 659-6646 or Rebekah Romero 909 374-2145  for more information.   … [Read more...]

Adventure Passport Gives Kids Incentives To Exercise

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 31, 2012 - Big Bear is doing its part to fight the national epidemic of childhood obesity with its initiative KIDS. GET OUTDOORS. WIN. With the introduction of a new adventure stamp passport, kids can now use their participation in winter sports to win prizes like a new snowboard, a free session of laser tag, or a … [Read more...]

Renee Marquez Named Rural Health Champion

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Big Bear Lake, CA, December 23, 2012 - The California State Rural Health Association (CSRHA) has recognized Renee Marquez as a Rural Health Champion for 2012. Marquez is Director of Outpatient Clinical Services at the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District rural health clinics. CSRHA Executive Director Steve Barrow said, “This award was … [Read more...]

Riddle Refocuses Her Talents

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 16, 2012 - The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce has found a new Membership and Relationship Coordinator in Erin Riddle. Erin has been an active Big Bear Valley resident since 1981 -- most notably as a Special Events Coordinator and the Fundraising Chair for the Victor Alvarez Memorial Race and Auction. Her strengths in … [Read more...]

Chocoholics, Mark Your Calendars!

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 3, 2012 - A collection of local B&B’s known as A Big Bear Bed & Breakfast Experience is hosting the annual “Big Bear Loves Chocolate” event. On December 8 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., the public is invited to go a self-guided tour to sample chocolate treats in the form of desserts and appetizers. Stops include … [Read more...]

Improve Your Business In 2012

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 4, 2012 - The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce is producing Business Expo 2012 at Northwoods Resort on November 13th. Exhibitor presentations start at 7:30a.m. and seminars start at 8:00, including topics such as “Easy Social Media for businesses” and getting an employee funded by San Bernardino County. The day will … [Read more...]

RA Appoints Rebecca Hrabia As Ops Director

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 8, 2012 – Rebecca Hrabia will step into the role of Director of Operations at the Big Bear Lake Resort Association, following Rick Shoup’s resignation as President and CEO to spend more time with his family. Hrabia has been with the Resort Association since 2004, and she’s credited with increasing sales dramatically … [Read more...]

Local Lodges Offer International Hospitality

Big Bear Lake, CA, Septmber 22, 2012 -- Local lodging sponsors once again paved the way for a large influx of Hollywood professionals attending the Big Bear Lake International Film Festival – many of whom were visiting the area for the first time. Accommodation sponsors included Alpine Village Inn, Bear Creek Resort, Big Bear Frontier, Big Bear … [Read more...]