Category: Government

Morrell Staff to Hold Mobile Office Hours in Big Bear Lake

Big Bear, CA, June 25th, 2016 – District staff from the office of State Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) will hold office hours at the Big Bear Chamber of Commerce in July. Constituents can stop by to discuss statewide or community issues as well as seek help with problems they may be having with state agencies. Appointments are encouraged and can be made by contacting the District Office at (909) 919-7731. Mobile office hours are held at the Big Bear Chamber of Commerce on the second Thursday of every month. A full district schedule of mobile office hours can...

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Thank You for the Support

County of San Bernardino, by  Supervisor James Ramos – It has been an honor to serve the residents of the Third Supervisorial District. We have accomplished a lot over the past four years. For the desert communities, a video conferencing center was opened in Joshua Tree giving residents easier access to all of the Board of Supervisors meetings. In 2013, a Solar Ordinance was adopted to establish a balance between the preservation of our pristine desert and solar development. We tackled the issue of illegal dumping in Lucerne Valley, and also worked with our Department of Special Districts to...

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James Ramos Wins – Election Rules Force Others to November Runoff

Although the nations’ campaigns for president have taken the spotlight for so many months the most important to the Big Bear Valley are the offices that have their roots closest to home.  With 100% of the precincts reporting the unofficial results of yesterday’s election are as follows. James Ramos has easily won his reelection efforts by taking 65% of the vote over opponent Donna Munoz for the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors Third District.  Robert Lovingood will face a runoff with Angela Valles for the first district and Josie Gonzales of the 5th district will return as she...

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June 7, 2016 Presidential Primary Election Day Reminder

Big Bear, CA, June 6th, 2016 – The San Bernardino County Elections Office reminds voters that the 2016 Presidential Primary Election will be held on June 7. There are over 780,000 voters in San Bernardino County eligible to vote in this election. The polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day. Voters can find their assigned polling place: On the back cover of their Voter Information Guide Online at By calling the Elections Office at (800) 881-VOTE (8683) or (909) 387-8300 Voters must have chosen a party preference by May 23 to vote in that party’s...

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Nominations Open For 2016 Women of Distinction Awards

Big Bear, CA, June 1, 2016 – Each year, Senator Mike Morrell hosts the annual Women of Distinction Awards Ceremony & Dinner to recognize extraordinary women from around the 23rd Senate District who have positively impacted their community. The nomination window for this year’s event is now open through August 1, 2016. Acknowledging remarkable women for their contributions to California has been an annual legislative tradition since 1987. Nominees should have a strong dedication to making a difference through acts of service, philanthropic efforts, or other demonstrations of commitment to their community. They must also live or work within the 23rd Senate...

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