The switch turned.And Levontay Ott wasn’t expecting the reaction he got. In his first couple weeks with the Hesperia boys basketball team the junior felt like he’d gotten a good sense of his new head coach, Calvin Tang. The Excelsior transfer already respected Tang. Ott could tell he knew what he was talking about and having credentials of being an assistant coach at an […]
HESPERIA — Calling them the “pillars of the community,” a group of individuals and businesses were recognized during the Hesperia Chamber of Commerce Award Luncheon on Tuesday.”Today, we get to recognize some of our members and what they’ve done for our community,” said Jay Jeffress, who served as master of ceremonies. “I could nominate and elect every single person in this room, but unfortunately I can’t so we get to […]
APPLE VALLEY — Community leader Joseph W. Brady said he’s honored to be the host of the inaugural Unforgettable Heart Awards luncheon, which will recognize those who have made the most impact in the lives of others.Brady, president of the Bradco Companies, said Friday’s event will be presented by The Unforgettables Foundation and will feature Rep. Paul Cook, R-Apple Valley, Assemblyman Jay Obernolte, R-Hesperia, and 3rd District Supervisor James Ramos as the […]
SANTA ANA – The Santa Ana City Council made the rare move Tuesday of rezoning an 18-acre parcel of industrial land for what would be the city’s largest mixed-use development to help solve housing needs in the densely populated community.
Orange County’s housing market started 2016 strongly with the record-high selling price for January as house hunters rushed to buy at a pace near the post-recession peak.
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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, […]
VICTORVILLE — A person was airlifted after a crash involving a garbage truck early Monday, authorities said.The crash was reported just before 11:40 a.m. near the intersection of Santiago Street and Third Avenue and involved a Burrtec garbage truck. The driver of the truck attempted to make a turn at an unsafe speed, according to Victorville Sheriff’s Station Traffic Sgt. Steven Pennington, causing it to tip over.San Bernardino County Fire Department Paramedic Eric […]
A Lifestream community blood drive will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at Westech College, 14554 Seventh St. in Victorville. Donors will receive, while supplies last, a coupon for a small combo meal, courtesy of Jack in the Box. Donors also will receive a free cholesterol screening and Gift of Life Donor Loyalty points that may be redeemed in the online donor store at www. LStream.org. Those 15 and older are eligible to donate, but 15and 16-year-olds must provide […]
AARP will offer free tax preparation for seniors every Tuesday through April 14 at the Apple Valley Senior Citizens Club, 13188 Central Road, Apple Valley. You must have your Social Security or Medicare card, picture ID and last year’s return. Hours are 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Preparation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 760-247-3155 for more information.
PHELAN — Firefighters successfully rescued a man trapped in his vehicle after a crash Monday night, authorities said. San Bernardino County Fire Department officials said in a Tuesday news release the man was trapped in his vehicle for 40 minutes, and was taken by a Mercy Air helicopter crew to a trauma hospital for treatment of his injuries.Firefighters and California Highway Patrol officials responded to a crash at the intersection of Duncan Road and Johnson Road […]