Kiwanis presents Hope of America Awards

Big Bear Lake, CA, May 6, 2013 - The Kiwanis Club of Big Bear Valley, the Bear Valley Unified School District and local school principals will honor students from across the Big Bear Valley in the annual Hope of America Awards program. The ceremony begins at 6:00 p.m. tonight at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center. The Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha … [Read more...]

High school speakers compete on important topics

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 25, 2013 - The Big Bear Branch of the American Association of University Women is partnering with Bearly Speaking Toastmasters to present the second annual Eleanor Stem Allen Memorial Speech Contest. This year’s topic is “Sexual Harassment in Schools…big deal?” and is open to all high school students. The … [Read more...]

No School Today! BVUSD Calls A Snow Day

Big Bear, CA, February 20, 2013 - The Bear Valley Unified School District has called a snow day today with no school for all BVUSD schools with more snow expected throughout the morning. … [Read more...]

All Local Schools on Lock Down or Modified Lock Down

Big Bear, CA, February 12, 2013 - According to the Bear Valley Unified School District, Big Bear High School, Chautaugua High School and Baldwin Lane are on full lock down as of approximately 1pm today.  All other schools are on-hold, or modified lock down, until more information is known about police activity in the Dorner investigation off of … [Read more...]

Chautauqua High School Restructuring Approved by the School Board 5-0

Big Bear, CA, February 11, 2013 - At the regularly scheduled meeting of the Bear Valley Unified School District on February 6th, Superintendent Kurt Madden made the recommendation for approval of the Board to implement changes at Chautauqua High School.  Madden tells Kbear that the fiscal impact of the restructuring will generate a savings of … [Read more...]

Angelus Oaks Students Return to Full Day at School

Angelus Oaks, CA, February 5, 2012 - After Sunday's tragic tour bus crash resulted in the closure of Highway 38, students of Fallsvale Elementary in the Angelus Oaks area had a half day on Monday.  With the re-opening of Highway 38, Fallsvale Elementary students return to a full school day on Tuesday.   Fallsvale Elementary School, in Forest … [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...]

“Young Americans” offer workshop to students, show tickets to hosts

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Big Bear Lake, CA, January 19, 2013 - Music programs have been shown to increase students’ math and reading abilities, critical thinking skills and self-discipline – yet budget cuts continue to reduce such programs around the country. That’s why groups like The Young Americans, which has been providing music education and performance … [Read more...]

Preschool Programs Seeking Students

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 16, 2013 - Enrollment is now being accepted for state-funded preschool programs that are in session at two elementary schools in the Bear Valley Unified School District operated by the San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools for low-income families who meet eligibility requirements. The state preschool sites at … [Read more...]

Hummingbird thrift store offers aid

Big Bear City, CA, January 7, 2013 - Applications for the Winter Activities Tuition Program and School Supplies Program are now available at the Hummingbird Thrift Store (400 West Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear City). Tuition is available for skiing, snowboarding and other selected programs offered by the Recreation and Park District.  School … [Read more...]