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Victorville HomeTown Buffet abruptly closes

VICTORVILLE — The only HomeTown Buffet in the High Desert has abruptly closed, with employees Tuesday congregating outside the Valley Center Drive location to pick up final paychecks and meet one-on-one with upper management.The restaurant’s official last day of operation was Saturday, workers told the Daily Press. Employees were called Sunday morning and essentially told to come to the eatery Tuesday.A sign posted on the front window simply read that the location was […]

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Education Consortium honors school administrators

VICTORVILLE — Local school administrators rose with the sun Thursday morning, sipping coffee and mingling with district and state dignitaries at the Holiday Inn for the High Desert Higher Education Consortium’s annual School District Appreciation Breakfast.“There is so much we can do together,” Dr. Donald Parker, the director of admissions at University of La Verne, said in his address to the attendees. “The […]

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Authorities: Man poses as police officer, sexually assaults three women

Authorities arrested a man Monday who allegedly posed as a police officer and sexually assaulted three women.William Hernandez, 51, of Big Bear, was arrested on suspicion of several sexual assault charges Monday, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials said in a Wednesday news release. Hernandez allegedly identified himself as a police officer and threatened a Rancho Cucamonga woman and two Victorville women with a handgun before sexually assaulting them. […]

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Victor Valley High School set to reflect on 100 years

VICTORVILLE — The Victor Valley’s oldest high school is ready to celebrate a century of tradition this weekend.Volunteers and staff were hard at work this week preparing displays and presentations for Victor Valley High School’s centennial celebration “Reflecting on a Century,” scheduled to run from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the campus on Mojave Drive at Sixth Street in Victorville.“This will be a fantastic, multi-year reunion for all of […]

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Woman reports rape attempt

VICTORVILLE — Authorities are searching for a suspect who attempted to a rape a woman early Monday morning.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department personnel received reports of an assault with an attempt to commit rape behind the Wal-Mart store in the 11800 block of Amargosa Road in Victorville at 6:31 a.m. Monday. The assault occurred near Dunia and Desert Escape roads, Victorville Sheriff’s Station spokeswoman Mara Rodriguez said.The woman wasn’t […]

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Victorville mayor to seek re-election

VICTORVILLE — Mayor Gloria Garcia on Monday said she plans to seek re-election to the City Council, becoming the third and final incumbent who is facing an expiring term to declare candidacy for November’s general election.In announcing her plans, Garcia emphasized the “team” element that she said exists behind the dais — a key phrase that has been echoed during city functions as a reflection of a united front with a shared vision. During the State of the City address […]

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Officials: Search on for alleged assault, attempted rape suspect

VICTORVILLE — Authorities were searching for a suspect who allegedly attempted to a rape a woman early Monday morning.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials received reports of an assault with an attempt to commit rape behind the Wal-Mart store on 11896 Amargosa Road at 6:31 a.m. Monday. The alleged assault occurred near Dunia and Desert Escape roads, Victorville Sheriff’s Station Spokeswoman Mara Rodriguez said.The woman was not injured but […]

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Person airlifted after multi-vehicle crash

VICTORVILLE — A person was trapped in their vehicle after a multiple vehicle crash Monday afternoon, according to California Highway Patrol logs.A crash involving three vehicles was reported at 2:47 p.m. Monday at the intersection of El Evado and Dos Palmas roads. CHP logs reported that a white car caused the crash by making an unsafe pass, but specifics weren’t provided. The descriptions of the other vehicles involved is not known at this time. The crash blocked the […]

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Car takes out fire hydrant after hitting light pole

VICTORVILLE — No injuries were reported after a car crashed into a light pole, spun out and took out a fire hydrant Thursday afternoon, authorities said.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Jeff Dean said the crash was still under investigation, but mechanical issues were believed to be a factor.The crash occurred in front of the Royalty Limousine Services building on Amargosa Road just after 12:30 p.m. A man in a white car was headed southbound on […]

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Area Roundup 3-3-16: Shane named CCAA Freshman of the Year

Victor Valley graduate Jordyn Shane was named California Collegiate Athletic Association Freshman of the Year on Thursday.She was also named to the All-CCAA Honorable Mention team at the conference’s awards banquet.Shane starred for the Cal Poly Pomona women’s basketball team in freshman season. The point guard averaged 10.9 points, 1.6 assists and 3.1 rebounds per game while playing almost […]

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