APPLE VALLEY — With energy to burn, Samantha Haskell danced and waved her colorful sign that announced to every passing vehicle that Girl Scouts cookies have arrived.After they received 720 boxes of assorted cookies on Saturday, Samantha and her family set up a roadside stand in Apple Valley to sell the popular Girl Scouts cookies that are celebrating their 100th anniversary.Samantha, 9, a Brownie from Troop No. 55, said her taste buds fell in love with the new […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170130/new-girl-scouts-smore-cookie-flying-off-shelves?rssfeed=true
Apple Valley Unified School District is inviting the public to review the proposed high school textbooks and supplemental curriculum in the areas of English Language Arts, mathematics, history, science and foreign language.These materials may be reviewed from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Apple Valley Unified School District Educational Support Center, Educational Services Department, 12555 Navajo Road, Apple Valley.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170130/public-invited-to-review-textbooks-tuesday?rssfeed=true
The Optimist Club of Apple Valley has scheduled its annual Always Value Our Children awards dinner for March 11.During the event, the club will recognize retired Col. George Armstrong for his work with the youth, and Cliff Earp for his work with the community.Tickets are $75 per person. Price includes dinner beginning at 6 p.m. The no-host beer and wine bar will begin its happy hour at 5 p.m. All profits raised will go toward funding Optimist Club youth programs. […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170130/avoc-awards-dinner-is-march-11?rssfeed=true
Join the Mojave Group of the Sierra Club for weekly conditioning walks beside the Mojave River in Apple Valley at 7 p.m. Wednesdays.Walks are three miles long, open to the public and are paced for participants. Attendees should bring a flashlight and water and are encouraged to wear layered clothing and good walking shoes.Those interested in the conditioning walks need to meet in the Jess Ranch Marketplace parking lot, closest to the Mojave River between Jess Ranch […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170130/sierra-club-leads-conditioning-walks?rssfeed=true
APPLE VALLEY — The Granite Hills boys soccer team trounced Barstow 5-2 to get back into the Desert Sky League race behind Adam Del Toro’s hat trick Monday.Del Toro scored three goals, two of which were assisted by Ray Pinkerton. Diego Torres and Carlos Blanco also scored, while Blanco and Bryson Jimenez each picked up an assist.Granite Hills led 4-2 at halftime and took an early 2-0 lead. Santiago Naranjo made four saves.”At halftime we made […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/sports/20170130/area-roundup-1-30-17-del-toros-hat-trick-paces-granite-hills-boys-soccer?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — The dollar amount a former treasurer will pay back to the Adelanto Little League following her sentencing remains unknown.San Bernardino County District Attorney spokesman Chris Lee told the Daily Press restitution in the embezzlement case involving Stacy Lynn Blandon will be ordered once more information becomes available.“Restitution in this matter has not been ordered yet as we are currently trying to obtain information surrounding the exact […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170130/exact-amount-uncertain-in-adelanto-little-league-embezzlement-case?rssfeed=true
An Ohio newspaper reported that Steve Mnuchin, President Trump’s nominee to be Treasury secretary, misled senators about foreclosures by OneWest Bank while he was chief executive, providing more fuel to opponents ahead of a contentious committee confirmation vote scheduled for Tuesday.
The Columbus…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-mnuchin-treasury-onewest-20170130-story.html
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EDITORIAL: Will soaring California housing costs lead policymakers to embrace common sense?
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But then it miraculously appears — and from California, of all places. For more than a decade, the Wall Street Journal reports, environmental lawyer Marco Gonzalez sued real–estate developers in California over housing proposals that he felt would …
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God’s candidate, and mineOK, I took the entire day off so I could share in Donald Trump’s celebration and was pretty much glued to the TV all day. After the swearing-in by Chief Justice John Roberts, I may have choked up a little bit when I took a deep breath, leaned back and thanked God that the fight was finally over.I was, and am, one of the 62-million-plus who voted for President Trump, and will readily accept my permanent position as a […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/opinion/20170129/letters-to-editor-01-30-17?rssfeed=true
The San Bernardino County Education Medal of Honor is seeking nominations for this year’s awards that recognize outstanding contributions to public education by volunteers, business/government partners, educators and alumni. The deadline for entries is 4:30 p.m. Feb. 21. Nominations can be made in six categories: Volunteer in Action/Community Volunteer; Volunteer in Action/Service Group; Partners in Education/Small Business or Franchise; Partners in […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170129/nominees-sought-for-countys-medal-of-honor-in-education?rssfeed=true