Christmas Kicks Off With Tree Lighting Ceremonies

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Big Bear Lake, CA, November 29 – With Thanksgiving leftovers still in the fridge, Big Bear is ushering in Christmas! It begins tonight in the Village, with KBHR's Steve Cassling emceeing the Official Tree Lighting Ceremony and Santa’s Grand Entrance. The Wonderelles Rockin’ Christmas Revue will warm up the crowd between 5:00 and 6:00 p.m. … [Read more...]

Technology Tuesday at Middle School

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 18, 2013 - The public is invited to attend a presentation called “Extreme Collaboration Via Technology” at Big Bear Middle School at 6:00 p.m. tomorrow. Educator and technology advocate Roland Garcia will be the main presenter. Roland has been a classroom teacher for 15 years, teaching educational technology … [Read more...]

Hot Dogs & Hay Rides for Old Miners Volunteers

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Big Bear Lake, CA, November 16, 2013 - The Old Miners Association (OMA) is holding their Annual Membership Meeting & Volunteer Appreciation Open House on November 18 at 40877 Stone in the Village (corner of Stone Road and Knickerbocker Road). If you're a new or renewing member, a sponsor or a volunteer, you're welcome to attend with a … [Read more...]

A New Thanksgiving Tradition: The Turkey Trot

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  Big Bear Lake, CA, November 14, 2013 - Here's a novel idea: burn calories on Thanksgiving Day...or at least rev up that metabolism before the big feast. Open Air Big Bear -- the group behind hallmark outdoor events like Showshoe the Bear and Big Bear PaddleFest -- is producing the first annual Turkey Trot. The Big Bear Turkey … [Read more...]

Bonanza for Book Collectors Set for November 16

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Big Bear Lake, CA, November 11, 2013 - Book lovers will want to mark their calendars for November 16th. The Big Bear Lake Branch Library (41930 Garstin Drive) is holding their annual auction of rare and collectible books. Close to one hundred books will be auctioned off, including many collectors’ items and some first editions, art and history … [Read more...]

Happy 238th Birthday, Marine Corps!

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 9, 2013 - The public is invited to celebrate the 238th birthday of the United States Marine Corps tonight, in the company of veterans, families of past and present service personnel and the Marine Corps League Detachment. The program begins at the Elks Lodge (40611 Village Drive) at 5:00 pm with cocktails (no … [Read more...]

Big Bear Shelter Offers Free Pets For Vets

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Big Bear Lake, CA, November 8, 2013 - San Bernardino County Animal Care and Control will recognize U.S. veterans with free pet adoptions November 9 - 17, through the “Pets 2 Vets” program.  There is a limit of 2 adoptions per qualified veteran. An extra bargain is being offered tomorrow: the “Animals Are First Fund” will pay for the … [Read more...]

Harvest Dinner & Auction Will Raise Funds for School; RSVP by 11/13/13

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Big Bear City, CA, November 6, 2013 - Bear Valley Community Nursery School, Co-op in the Pines will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a Harvest Dinner and Silent Auction, and the deadline to RSVP is November 13. The event is on November 16 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Northwoods Resort, at a cost of $30 per adult and $10 for the Children’s Buffet. … [Read more...]

In Loving Memory: Sean Jacques 4/28/1967 – 10/16/2013

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Big Bear Lake, CA, October 24, 2013 - A Celebration of Life for Sean Jacques is scheduled for Saturday, November 2 at Bear Mountain Resort at 4:30 p.m. Sean passed away October 16 and is survived by his wife, Suzie, his son Anthony and daughter Alexandra as well as his parents, sister, nieces and nephew. Following his wishes, his organs were … [Read more...]

Hospital Asks For Votes in $25,000 competition

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Big Bear Lake, CA, October 9, 2013 - Bear Valley Community Hospital is participating in a YouTube phenomenon, and now they need your help. They've created a Medline Pink Gloves Dance Video as part of a nationwide competition promoting breast cancer awareness and prevention. Our Healthcare District has a chance to win up to $25,000 for … [Read more...]