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Palmdale Road repairs can’t start soon enough, officials say

VICTORVILLE — City officials are urging Caltrans officials to expedite a planned upgrade to a stretch of Palmdale Road between Interstate 15 and Highway 395, which as of now wouldn’t start for a year.Caltrans will be paving the road as part of a project set to begin in March 2017.  The pavement will be milled and overlayed with rubberized asphalt concrete, according to Christy Connors, the deputy district director of design for […]

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Bull’s-eye: A first-time shooter’s account

VICTORVILLE — Guns aren’t an unusual topic in journalism. Even as a reporter who covers mainly education at the Daily Press, I’ve written about gun laws, reported on kids bringing guns to school and covered drills to prepare campuses for a mass shooting threat. I also contributed to articles covering the San Bernardino tragedy. And not long after that, I covered a “Community Training Day” hosted by the Apple Valley Gun Club. […]

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VVUHSD Board Member Lisa Crosby steps down

VICTORVILLE — It was announced at the last Victor Valley Union High School District Board meeting that Lisa Crosby has resigned from her seat on the board, stating that the move “is best at this time for my family.””It is an extremely tough and emotional decision, but I feel it is best at this time for my family that I resign my position on the school board,” Crosby said in a written statement on Friday. “Being […]

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Adelanto man fatally shot in Hawthorne early Sunday

HAWTHORNE — An Adelanto man was killed during a shooting in Hawthorne early Sunday, authorities said.William Fifita, 20, was identified by the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner as the man who was shot and killed in a vehicle during a drive-by shooting early Sunday. L.A. County Sheriff’s officials said in a Sunday news release the shooting occurred at the intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard and Rosecrans Avenue in the city of Hawthorne. Two other men were wounded […]

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City subpoenas Mavericks owner to produce records

ADELANTO — The city has subpoenaed Main Street California LLC to produce records relating to the number of its employees and the amount provided to Adelanto in parking and conference room revenues, according to documents made public by the city.The records, the city says, will reveal whether the High Desert Mavericks owner has “accurately reported the numbers of full-time and part-time employees” for purposes in connection with economic development subsidies and complied with […]

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Young ambition

VICTORVILLE — Community leaders were recently afforded an up-close peek of Lakeview Leadership Academy’s “Leader in Me” philosophy in action, touring the school and meeting with students.The academy, which is part of the Victor Valley Union High School District and teaches seventh and eighth graders, practices the philosophy based on Sean Covey’s book “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens.” The school extended an invite to community members to see for themselves how […]

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Firefighters put out blaze at abandoned home

ADELANTO — Firefighters fought a blaze after an abandoned home had caught on fire Saturday evening, officials told the Daily Press.According to San Bernardino County Fire Department Capt. Jeff Allan, firefighters received reports of a structure fire in the area Chamberlaine Way and New Hampshire Street in Adelanto just after 5 p.m.Firefighters arrived on scene within minutes as smoke could be seen coming from the abandoned single story structure, officials said. After […]

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Homebuilding revolution: Factory builder staging a comeback

Condo board – and owners – failed their duties by not uncovering alleged embezzlement

Mariana Academy host National Agriculture event on campus

APPLE VALLEY — Various farm animals surrounded the Mariana Academy campus as clucks, moos, oinks and neighs filled the air during the fourth annual National Agriculture event Friday afternoon.In honor of National Agriculture Week, the school holds the event to teach the importance of farm life, with various booths and live farm animals on campus for the students to interact with.Along with three […]

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