Category: Business

Big Bear Airport District Board of Directors Notice of Vacancy

Big Bear, CA, May 2nd, 2016 – Due to the resignation of Gary Steube, there is a vacancy on the Board of Directors of the Big Bear Airport District. Pursuant to Government Code Section 1780, the Board is notifying the community of the vacancy and soliciting candidates/applicants to fill the vacancy.  The person chosen to fill the vacancy shall serve until the first Friday in December, 2016; if the person wishes to continue to serve on the Board, he or she must run for the position in the upcoming General Election to be held on November 8, 2016. The...

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Local Businesses Save Money with BVES Commercial Grant Program

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 4th, 2016 – A good businessperson is always looking for ways to save costs. Bear Valley Electric Service (BVES) has a program designed to help local businesses in the Big Bear Region achieve that end. The BVES Commercial Grant Program provides up to $10,000 in grant funding to local businesses to implement innovative, energy efficient technologies that will improve their energy usage and lower their electric bills. Two businesses in the Big Bear region have already seen substantial savings with the program. Alpine Gardens in Big Bear City is expecting a return on investment of nearly 90% on their major...

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BBLTBID Elects First Board

Big Bear, CA, April 1, 2016 – The Big Bear Lake Tourism Business Improvement District is a benefit assessment district that will fund marketing and sales promotion efforts for Big Bear Lake lodging and ski resort businesses. Ski resort and lodging business owners decided to form the BBLTBID in order to create revenues dedicated to marketing Big Bear Lake as a tourist, meeting, and event destination. The TBID was recently approved by the Big Bear Lake City Council. The TBID took another step forward on Wednesday, March 30, as they elected their new 7 member board. Elected to two-year...

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Big Bear Chamber Teams Up With Big Bear High School for Community Career Fair

Big Bear, CA, March 24, 2016 – The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with Big Bear High School, presents the first Community Career Fair hosted at Big Bear High School on Tuesday, May 10, at 5 p.m. The Community Career Fair is a way to provide hope for individuals living and working in Big Bear Valley. While employers and employees can struggle to find a suitable match, many options exist within a variety of industries right here in the Valley. Representatives of those industries will host information tables at the event with descriptions and requirements of the...

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Thanks to Big Bear Lake, Ski On!

Big Bear, Ca, March 23, 2016 – Many resorts were hopeful for a longer ski season thanks to El Niño this year, but officials at Mountain High Ski Resort said a dry March has led to an early end to the season. An average season for Mountain High typically ends in mid-April, but the prolonged drought has proven an unrelenting adversary for the ski resort. The two ski resorts in Big Bear, Bear Mountain and Snow Summit, run by Mammoth Resorts, should remain open until April, say Big Bear Mountain Resort officials. Nearby, officials at Snow Valley Mountain Resort, in...

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