• UPDATE: Vegetation Fire In Cajon Pass Causes 12-Mile Backup

    By Michael P. Neufeld UPDATE – Thursday, July 24 – 4:17 a.m. Cajon Pass – The so-called Split Fire on I-15 north of Highway 138 Wednesday caused a traffic nightmare that stretched for about 12 miles at one point, according to the California Highway Patrol. The fire — caused by a vehicle fire/overheated vehicle — was reported at 11:32 a.m. […]

    UPDATE: Vegetation Fire In Cajon Pass Causes 12-Mile Backup
  • Guns And Hoses First Responders Blood Drive July 29 In Big Bear Lake

    By Michael P. Neufeld Big Bear Lake, CA – A Guns and Hoses First Responders Blood Drive  will be staged Tuesday, July 29, in Big Bear Lake as law enforcement and fire officials face off to increase blood donations. Big Bear Professional Firefighters invite the public to join the blood drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 42140 Big Bear Boulevard […]

    Guns And Hoses First Responders Blood Drive July 29 In Big Bear Lake
  • “Concert Under The Stars” July 31 Offers Classical And Current Music

    By Michael P. Neufeld Big Bear Lake, CA – The stars at night on Thursday, July 31, will be big and bright in Big Bear Village when the Arts Council of Big Bear Valley presents a free “Concert Under The Stars” starting at 6:30 p.m. The “Concert Under the Stars” will feature musicians from The MountainTop Strings offering classical and […]

    "Concert Under The Stars" July 31 Offers Classical And Current Music
  • In Your Firehouse – July 24

    By Marc Peebles, Battalion Chief/PIO - San Bernardino County Fire We hope everyone is continuing to have a great summer! Your mountaintop fire agencies have seen a few more vegetation fires lately. Most notably, a fire of around three acres was reported off of Old Mill Road near Old Mill Spur Road (often known by locals as Davis Road) in the […]

    In Your Firehouse - July 24
  • Injured 17-Year-Old Hiker Hoisted From Big Falls Trail

    By Michael P. Neufeld Forest Falls, CA – An injured 17-year-old hiker was hoisted from Big Falls Trail by Air Rescue 06 Wednesday afternoon and transported to an area hospital. The unidentified hiker reportedly suffered a fractured femur. The incident brought a full response from various emergency responders at 1:51 p.m. including San Bernardino County Fire and the U.S. Forest […]

    Injured 17-Year-Old Hiker Hoisted From Big Falls Trail
  • Camp Mozumdar Restoration Volunteers Needed On July 26

    By Michael P. Neufeld Crestline, CA – Volunteers are needed July 26 to help restore Camp Mozumdar and the Pillars of God amphitheater. An orientation and tours of the 100-acre property will be offered at 12 noon as plans for the restoration are revealed. Camp Mozumdar, built in the 1920′s by Akhoy Kumar Mozumdar, is at the end of  Crest Forest […]

    Camp Mozumdar Restoration Volunteers Needed On July 26
  • Rim Unified District Hosts July 29 LifeStream PINT FOR A PINT Blood Drive

    By Michael P. Neufeld Blue Jay, CA - The LifeStream Bloodmobile will be accepting blood donations from 1 to 6 p.m. at the corner of Highway 189 and North Bay Road in Blue Jay on Tuesday, July 29, hosted by the Rim of the World Unified School District. It’s going to be a PINT FOR A PINT Blood Drive with coupons […]

    Rim Unified District Hosts July 29 LifeStream PINT FOR A PINT Blood Drive
  • Father Suspected Of Child Abuse And Torture Faces Pre-Preliminary Hearing

    By G.T. Houts San Bernardino, CA - The Sugarloaf father, suspected of assaulting his 22-month-old daughter, appears in San Bernardino County Superior Court on Thursday, July 24, for a pre-preliminary hearing.  The hearing for Aaron Wayne Degrise, now 20, is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. in Department S-12. Degrise, who remains in custody at the West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga, […]

    Father Suspected Of Child Abuse And Torture Faces Pre-Preliminary Hearing
  • Ten Breweries Slated For 5th Annual Lake Arrowhead Brewfest August 9

    By Michael P. Neufeld Lake Arrowhead, CA – What do Stone Brewing, Ritual Brewing, Big Bear Mountain Brewery, Hangar 24 Brewery, Dale Bros. Brewery, Firestone, Brew Rebellion, Skyland Ale Works, Strand Brewing, La Quinta Brewing, Mountain Brew Club, Bear Valley Homebrew Club and Maltose Falcons have in common? They’ll all be participating in the Fifth Annual Lake Arrowhead Brewfest to […]

    Ten Breweries Slated For 5th Annual Lake Arrowhead Brewfest August 9
  • Second Annual BBOR Jeep Show Rolls Into The Farmer’s Market

    By Michael P. Neufeld Running Springs, CA – On Saturday, July 26, the Running Springs Farmer’s Market and Artisan Faire will feature fresh vegetables, eggs, artwork and JEEPS! Yes, JEEPS. . . as Big Bear Offroad Racing #4458 stages its Second Annual BBOR Jeep Show. The show is scheduled between 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Last year, 11 JEEPS were […]

    Second Annual BBOR Jeep Show Rolls Into The Farmer's Market

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UPDATE: Vegetation Fire In Cajon Pass Causes 12-Mile Backup

UPDATE: Vegetation Fire In Cajon Pass Causes 12-Mile Backup

July 24, 2014 at 12:03 am

Traffic in the Cajon Pass on I-15 near Highway 138 was backed-up 12 miles at one point while firefighters battled the Split Fire. (Photo Courtesy Alicia Evans) By Michael...

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"Concert Under The Stars" July 31 Offers Classical And Current Music

“Concert Under The Stars” July 31 Offers Classical And Current Music

July 24, 2014 at 12:02 am

The Mountain Top Strings will be among the musicians entertaining on Thursday, July 31, during a “Concert Under the Stars” event sponsored by The Arts Council...

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The Social Security Administration has spent nearly $300 million over six years on a new computer system that is riddled with glitches, according to Fox News, citing a report by the agency. [...]
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Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is offering compassion but also tough love on the border crisis that has seen thousands of youth attempt to enter the country in recent months. [...]
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President Barack Obama's executive order giving employment protection to gay and transgender workers in the federal government and its contracting agencies adds an important level of protection to American workers, according to two of the president's advisers. [...]
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Hollywood studios are in a state of near-financial panic over the dismal performance of American-made films this summer. [...]
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Republican U.S. Representative Paul Ryan proposed a new way tohelp poor Americans on Thursday with a plan to allow charities, community groups and even for-profit firms to compete with government for federal money to fight poverty. The plan from Ryan, a potential Republican... [...]
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Governor Signs Assemblyman Donnelly's Bill To Improve Initiative Process

Governor Signs Assemblyman Donnelly’s Bill To Improve Initiative Process

July 22, 2014 at 12:02 am

By Michael P. Neufeld Sacramento, CA – Assembly Bill 2439 by Assemblyman Tim Donnelly (R-Twin Peaks/33) to improve information related to the initiative process by...

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Nall Advanced Chiropractic Hosts Running Springs Chamber Mixer July 23

Nall Advanced Chiropractic Hosts Running Springs Chamber Mixer July 23

July 20, 2014 at 12:02 am

Dr. Roma J, Nall, DC, invites you to the Running Springs Area Chamber of Commerce Mixer at Nall Advanced Chiropractic at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23. (Contributed (Photo) By...

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Father Suspected Of Child Abuse And Torture Faces Pre-Preliminary Hearing

Father Suspected Of Child Abuse And Torture Faces Pre-Preliminary Hearing

July 23, 2014 at 12:01 am

The 20-year-old father of a 22-month-old girl — Aaron Wayne Degrise — will appear in Superior Court for a pre-preliminary hearing on Thursday, July 24. related...

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SHERIFF'S LOGS - Wednesday, July 23, 2014

SHERIFF’S LOGS – Wednesday, July 23, 2014

July 24, 2014 at 12:01 am

Mountain Communities – The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has released the daily incident reports for the Big Bear Station, City of Big Bear Lake...

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SHERIFF'S LOGS - Wednesday, July 23, 2014

SHERIFF’S LOGS – Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Mountain Communities – The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has released the daily incident reports for the Big Bear Station, City of Big Bear Lake and Twin Peaks Station. Here are the logs for Wednesday, July 23: BIG BEAR STATION Date Time Agency Call No Report No Call Type Dispo Location 7/23/2014 11:45:16 PM BB BB142040046 SECCK PSR 1** W […]

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Congressman Cook Votes To Approve "Honor Flight Act"

Congressman Cook Votes To Approve “Honor Flight Act”

By Michael P. Neufeld Washington, D.C. – The House of Representatives has passed the “Honor Flight Act” (H.R. 4812)  with Congressman Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley/8) joining in support of the bi-partisan effort. Honor Flight Network, founded in 2005,  is a non-profit organization that works with Southwest Airlines and other non-profits to transport American veterans to Washington to visit memorials built […]

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