VICTORVILLE — Armed with megaphones and signs in hand, two group of protesters stood opposite one another as they began to exchange chants across Bear Valley Road on Saturday.After the revelation that 23 Syrian refugees had been resettled in Victorville, anti-Syrian refugee protesters angrily rallied on the Bear Valley Road overpass of Interstate 15. They held up posters and signs in an attempt to shame 1st District Supervisor Robert Lovingood and the Victorville City […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161029/syrian-situation-protesters-for-and-against-refugees-exchange-chants-on-bear-valley-road?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — A 33-year-old Adelanto woman died as a result from injuries she sustained in a two-vehicle collision Friday morning, officials said.Around 5:30 p.m., Victorville Sheriff’s Station dispatch was notified of a two vehicle collision on Monte Vista Road just south of Palmdale Road in Victorville.Upon arrival, deputies discovered a 2013 Mazda 3 was traveling northbound on Monte Vista Road, just north of Olivine Road, when the driver crossed into the […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161029/female-driver-dies-in-friday-evening-crash-on-monte-vista-road?rssfeed=true
HESPERIA — Laces tied and sweatbands on, cyclists readied themselves at the starting line as they rode across the High Desert for the 2nd Annual Victor Valley Bicycle Tour in honor of two local bicycle enthusiasts who died this year.The morning event kicked off Saturday morning near Mountain Vista and Main Street in Hesperia with a 100-mile ride as riders took off as early as 8 a.m. to pedal their way to the finish line with 3rd District Assemblyman Jay Obernolte leading the […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161029/city-hosts-second-victor-valley-bicycle-tour?rssfeed=true
The decision made by the FBI director to alert Congress that the agency was reviewing new emails related to its investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private server was contrary to the recommendation of the attorney general, according to two reports published on Saturday.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/zz/elections/20161029/fbi-director-reportedly-went-against-attorney-generals-recommendation-in-sending-bombshell-letter?rssfeed=true
Donald Trump’s campaign manager Kellyanne Conway has some telling strategies for managing the Republican nominee, a New York Magazine piece revealed on Saturday.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/zz/elections/20161029/kellyanne-conway-on-managing-trump-its-like-saying-to-someone-how-about-having-2-brownies-and-not-6?rssfeed=true
APPLE VALLEY — While residents continue to praise firefighters for risking their lives battling the recent Pilot and Bluecut fires, many first responders are battling another danger.Research found that 68 percent of firefighters develop cancer compared to about 22 percent of the general population, no matter the race or gender, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.“Years ago, a firefighter would fight a structure fire and deal […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161029/study-firefighters-face-battles-with-cancer-more-than-public-as-whole?rssfeed=true
Real estate-related employment is at a nine-year high in Orange County, not too far from a record high.
Is that good news – or a warning sign the market’s gotten too hot again?
The volatility of local real estate doesn’t just show up in…
When Jeanne Rodriguez rides one of her horses through Newport Beach’s Back Bay area, passers-by reach for their cameras.
“Some days, I could have 10 pictures taken in an hour,” said Rodriguez, who has lived in the neighborhood since 1969 and…
The Daily Press will be publishing a Veterans Day page Nov. 11 with photos of local veterans. If you, or someone you know, were in the service and would like to have a photo included on this page, please bring it into the Daily Press office (along with a signed photo release available at the Daily Press) no later than 5 p.m. Nov. 7. Photos will be available to be picked up after Nov. 14. The Daily Press office is at 13891 Park Ave., Victorville. The office is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161028/submit-photos-for-veterans-day-page-by-nov-7?rssfeed=true
Free Master Composter Training will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 19 in Conference Room D at Victorville City Hall, 14343 Civic Drive, Victorville. The class will cover backyard composting, vermi-composting (composting with worms), grasscycling, recycling and how to become a Master Composter volunteer. The training is sponsored by the City of Victorville in partnership with the Mojave Desert and Mountain Recycling Authority. The goal of the Recycling Authority is to reduce […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161028/city-to-hold-master-composter-training?rssfeed=true