Passing of Marge McDonald

Big Bear City, CA August 10, 2013, updated:  Marge McDonald of Sugarloaf passed away on Friday August 9, 2013. The Memorial Service is scheduled for Sunday, August 18th at 4:00 PM at Summit Christian Fellowship located at 41965 Garstin Dr. in Big Bear Lake, across from the DWP office. Marge McDonald served the public as an elected official on … [Read more...]

Celebration of Life for Julie Rodgers on Saturday

Big Bear, CA, June 7, 2013 - One of Big Bear’s beloved residents, Julie Rodgers, passed away on Friday, May 31st at her home in Big Bear surrounded by her family including husband, Dave, and their six children. Julie fought a hard battle with breast cancer for six and a half years.  A celebration of Julie’s life will be held for family and … [Read more...]

Public servant passes away

Big Bear City, CA, May 21, 2013 - Longtime Bear Valley resident Robert Colven has passed away after a battle with cancer. Colven moved with his wife Kim from Palm Springs to Big Bear City in 1987, after having vacationed in the mountains here since 1967. He served on the Governing Board for the Big Bear Area Regional Wastewater Agency (BBARWA) … [Read more...]

Services For Janie Wormsbecker April 13

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 9, 2013 - Services for Janie Wormsbecker will take place on Saturday April 13th, 2013 at noon at Big Bear Community Church with Pastor Jeff Tunnell. Kimm Wormsbecker said “Janie was a artist in many ways.. From doll making to a beautiful drawings.. Mostly of  dogs.. She belong to a golden club..loved her golden friend … [Read more...]

Bus Victim Mountain Memorial Vigil

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 1, 2013 - Community members are invited to memorialize and celebrate the lives of the eight fatal victims & survivors who were involved in the tragic Highway 38 bus accident on February 3rd near Yucaipa. A Vigil will be held at 1pm Sunday, March 3, 2013 at First Baptist Church Of Big Bear Valley, 41960 Big Bear … [Read more...]

Services scheduled for fallen detective

MacKay

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 17, 2013 - The City of Yucaipa and its Police Department will conduct a candlelight vigil in memory of Sheriff's Detective Jeremiah MacKay.  The vigil will be held in front of Yucaipa City Hall at 34272 Yucaipa Blvd. on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 6pm.  The memorial is open to the public. His funeral is scheduled … [Read more...]

Memorial Service for Nancy Kennedy This Friday

Nancy-Kennedy

Big Bear, CA, January 31, 2013 - UPDATE: February 6, 2013 - Long time Big Bear resident, Nancy Kennedy, passed away on January 30th in a hospital in Murrieta surrounded by family and close friends.   A memorial services for Nancy Kennedy will be held this Friday, February 8th at 2pm at St. Joseph's Catholic Church on North Shore Drive in Big Bear … [Read more...]

Local Designer Passes Away

Richard Smith

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 4, 2013 - A longtime employee of Interiors on Fox Farm Road passed away suddenly on January 29, 2013. Born April 9, 1959 in Santa Monica, Richard Smith moved to Big Bear 15 years ago and worked at The Emerald Forest for several years before continuing his love for design at Interiors. Richard was an … [Read more...]

Debby Dokter 1955-2012

debbie-dokter

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 5, 1012 - After a two and a half year battle with cancer, Debby Dokter passed yesterday afternoon at her home in Big Bear Lake.  She was 57 years old.  Debby and her husband, Garry, own the two Elevation Day Spa locations in Big Bear and have called Big Bear home for many years.  The family will hold a celebration of … [Read more...]

John Grandi interview to air on KBHR today

September 30, 2012, Big Bear Lake, CA -- John Grandi received a fitting sendoff at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center yesterday, with his friends and family presenting four hours of music and heartfelt stories about Mr. Big Bear. To honor this well-loved performer, columnist and community activist, KBHR will air a 2009 interview with John, in … [Read more...]