VICTORVILLE — Local Democratic voters descended upon Victor Valley College to vote for delegates Sunday in separate 8th Congressional District Caucuses for presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.On the upper floor in the Student Activities Center, voters for Sanders delegates were waiting in a line at least 25 deep just a half-hour before the 3 p.m. caucus start time. Once signing in, they were directed to a side room that was packed by the time delegates […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160501/district-caucuses-held-sunday?rssfeed=true
San Bernardino County 1st District Supervisor Robert Lovingood, who is running for re-election in the June 7 primary, will stop by the Daily Press offices today and take questions on Facebook Live. The feed is expected to run for about 15 minutes beginning at 5 p.m.Go to www.facebook.com/vvdailypress to follow the Daily Press and view the feed.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160501/supervisor-lovingood-to-appear-on-facebook-live-stream?rssfeed=true
Staff from the Board of Equalization’s Statewide Compliance and Outreach Program (SCOP) will soon visit non-residential retail businesses in Hesperia. The purpose of the SCOP program is to educate business operators about their tax and fee obligations, and identify those who sell or lease tangible personal property without a seller’s permit. The BOE has found that more than 98 percent of California businesses are […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160501/board-of-equalization-staff-to-visit-hesperia?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — A life-long Democrat, Denise Wells’ political life has recently ramped up.The four-year Victorville resident was a campaign aide to San Bernardino County Sheriff candidate Clifton Harris in 2014, and now serves as the campaign manager to 8th Congressional District candidate Dr. Rita Ramirez.But Wells’ involvement in politics has escalated now to a national campaign, as she will act as the chair/convener for presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s 8th […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160430/with-clinton-caucus-surge-to-wells-political-life?rssfeed=true
ADELANTO — Since her August appointment to the Planning Commission, Joy Jeannette says she’s been thinking about a dog park.It’s a topic she’s frequently broached at City Council meetings. Last week, Jeannette’s tenacity brought city leaders together for a special session two hours before the regular Council meeting to outline the parameters of such a plan and draw early conclusions on the pros and cons.Ultimately, the Council appeared to consider the idea of a dog park […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160501/city-leaders-consider-dog-park?rssfeed=true
ADELANTO — The City Council recently approved an employment contract with Wilson So to replace former City Engineer and Public Works Director Tom Thornton, who resigned in January.The Council OK’d the agreement with So last Wednesday.So “is a licensed civil engineer in the State of California, with additional skills and experience in the High Desert area, and prior City of Adelanto experience,” a city staff report said, “that make him a qualified candidate to fit the […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160501/city-hires-so-to-replace-thornton?rssfeed=true
Adelanto High School will be decked out in purple, green and gold Thursday.The host site for the 3rd annual Victor Valley Union High School District prom for special needs students will be putting on a masquerade ball with a Mardi Gras theme for students from Adelanto, Silverado and Victor Valley high schools.The planning for the event, which is scheduled to go from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, has been a collaborative effort by teachers and students, as well as members of the […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160501/mardi-gras-magic?rssfeed=true
Bill Cook gazes upon fields of strawberries and, in his mind’s eye, he sees thousands of his Marine brothers leaving for Vietnam, never to return.
He also sees hallowed ground – and an opportunity for healing, homecoming and honor.
Since the 1999…
When Martin Welc asks his real estate classes at Saddleback College if one agent should represent both the buyer and the seller in a negotiation over a house, the students widely disagree.
“We ask them: ‘Dual agent or double agent?’” said…
Question: Our association recently elected a new board of directors and audited the association’s financials. It obtained proof that one of the former board directors used about $35,000 from association funds to upgrade her condominium. This director still lives here and does not deny receiving…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-associations-20160501-story.html