VICTORVILLE — A fire at an abandoned home was quickly extinguished Sunday afternoon, authorities said.San Bernardino County Fire Department officials received multiple reports of a structure fire in the 15000 block of Center Street just after 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Authorities said in a Monday news release that initial reports stated that smoke was seen coming from the windows of an abandoned home in the area.Firefighters arrived on scene a few minutes after initial reports […]
VICTORVILLE — Authorities investigated a crash that left a pedestrian dead early Monday morning.Victorville Sheriff’s Station Spokeswoman Mara Rodriguez said reports of a crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian on Mariposa Road near where the Southwest Gas Corporation is located were first received at 2:30 a.m. Monday. The description of the vehicle involved or the circumstances of the crash are not yet known.San Bernardino County Fire Department Captain Jeremy […]
VICTORVILLE — Despite thieves making off with thousands of dollars in resources, one nonprofit leader said nothing will deter his group from reaching out to the community.In May, burglars broke into the Community Health Action Network’s (CHAN) Victorville facility and stole all of the nonprofit’s supplies, including several computers, software and accessories used to help families in need. The organization provides free diapers, car seats and general education diploma training […]
The story of “Frankenstein” was first published in 1818, and the GOP is just now starting to understand the moral of it. The #NeverTrump campaign is rallying behind Marco Rubio, whose campaign manager, Terry Sullivan, must be advising him that the only way to WIN this horrid election is to use the same playground tactics that Donald Trump popularized and has put his candidate on the trail saying some pretty unsightly things.
APPLE VALLEY — Authorities arrested a man Friday after he allegedly stole thousands of dollars from an elderly person in his care.Steven Lawrence Griffiths, 33, of Apple Valley, was arrested on suspicion of elder theft by caretaker and making a fictitious check, authorities said in a Monday news release. Authorities said Griffiths created a check with the victim’s account information and was able to cash it, receiving $8,000.The theft was first reported Jan. 31. […]
HESPERIA — A man was arrested after reportedly leading deputies on a short pursuit before attempting to enter a home and resisting arrest Saturday night.Joshua Paul Konikow, 31, of Victorville, was arrested on suspicion of felony evading, assault on a peace officer, and violation of a court-ordered restraining order Saturday, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials said Monday. Konikow had reportedly been causing a disturbance at the home and was in […]
In a bold statement on NBC’s “Meet the Press” — not totally different from the senior Republicans defecting amidst a “time for choosing” — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) stated she’s vacating her position as the DNC’s vice chairwoman in order to support the Sanders campaign.
ADELANTO — A plan that lays the groundwork for the city to potentially arm its animal control officers also authorizes Adelanto workers with concealed weapons permits to holster their legal guns to the hip, city officials say.It was a byproduct of an ordinance passed 4-0 Wednesday that largely concentrated on the implications for animal control, but apparently also conjoined the concealed carry weapons (CCW) provision. As this was a second reading, the ordinance will take […]
Jeff McClure was driving to work from his Anaheim Hills home when he took a side trip through Old Towne Orange and spotted a house on North Pine Street. A postcard from the past, the one-story, Mediterranean-revival charmer had a set of prim, arched…
The capping of a massive gas leak this month brought relief to the Porter Ranch community. But as thousands of displaced residents return to their homes, many are worrying if their property values have taken a big hit.
The four-month leak in Aliso Canyon laid bare that Porter Ranch is near an enormous…