The former site of the Los Angeles Times building in Costa Mesa is expected to be transformed into a creative office space dubbed “The Press,” with a focus on luring large firms to the area.
Kearny Real Estate Co., with offices in San Diego and…
The Beverly Center, like many long-standing Southern California malls, is getting a makeover.
The eight-story indoor shopping center at the corner of Beverly and La Cienega boulevards will be undergoing a “comprehensive renovation,” according to Robert Taubman, chief executive of mall owner Taubman…
VICTORVILLE — After a 90-minute special session Tuesday, the City Council recommended raising water rates 6.25 percent for four straight years beginning July 1, 2017. Under the plan, however, about 91 percent of the city’s water district customers will see lower bills, according to a consultant.The reduction was a focal point for city officials, who credit underway rate restructuring for the majority bill decrease despite the proposed […]
VICTORVILLE — A group of five students from California State University, San Bernardino are working together to try to brighten Mountain View Acres area streets — and bring some empowerment to the community in the process.Mountain View Acres, an area located east of Amethyst Road, west of Interstate 15, south of Palmdale Road and north of La Mesa Road and overseen by San Bernardino County, has no street lights along its roads. That’s something Maria Ceja, 31, of Fontana, […]
The March 2 deadline to apply for federal student aid is looming over students, and local schools are busy making efforts to encourage them to act as soon as possible.Experts advise that the sooner students fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, the more likely they will get the most aid available to them.In an effort to provide incentive for filling out the FAFSA, Sen. Sharon Runner, R-Lancaster, […]
Hi-Desert Genealogical Society meetingThe Hi-Desert Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. today at the Family History Center, 12100 Ridgecrest Road, Victorville. Guest speaker this month will be Gregg Legutki. He will be presenting a workshop, Creating Google Maps for Genealogy. Please bring your computer.If you need help with a genealogical problem, a member is available at 6:30 p. […]
APPLE VALLEY — As Americans continue to fight off excess pounds added over the holidays, one agency has revealed that many pets are also dealing with major weight issues.According to several pet experts and owners, the High Desert is not immune from the problem of overweight and unhealthy pets.Nationwide, the country’s first and largest provider of pet health insurance, recently reported that the pet obesity rate has risen the last two years, with insurance […]
MORONGO VALLEY — Members of the Morongo Valley Chamber of Commerce, along with other regional, local leaders and residents, celebrated President Barack Obama’s designation last week of three new national monuments in the California desert by dedicating a new community sign welcoming visitors to “The Home of the Sand to Snow National Monument” on Tuesday.The designation of Sand to Snow, in the Sonoran Desert, and Mojave Trails and […]
Tip of the WeekFrom complicated passwords to smart home security systems, it seems like everyone these days is coming up with novel ways to protect themselves and their family and keep their valuables secure.We all want to feel safe. However, almost 60 percent of adults believe the overall level of risk facing their family – whether to personal safety or financial assets – is increasing, according to Travelers 2015 Consumer Risk Index.With so many creative and often confusing ways […]
HESPERIA — Deputies arrested a 26-year-old man Saturday morning on suspicion of attempted murder after someone fired shots at a vehicle occupied by a man and his child, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department told the Daily Press on Tuesday afternoon.Authorities said deputies were dispatched at approximately 1:50 a.m. to a report of an attempted murder at the 16000 block of Orange Street in Hesperia. The victim was able to call officials from a safe location and […]