In a bold statement on NBC’s “Meet the Press” — not totally different from the senior Republicans defecting amidst a “time for choosing” — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) stated she’s vacating her position as the DNC’s vice chairwoman in order to support the Sanders campaign.
Serrano High School Softball is looking for community sponsors to help the group as they attempt to raise funds to upgrade their equipment.Sponsorship fees includes a banner with the sponsor’s chosen artwork, which will be displayed on the playing field fence.To sponsor the SHS Softball program, contact coach Kelly Thompson at 360-477-8345.
The Phelan Certified Farmers Market offers fresh produce, various vendors, a variety of food and drinks, and live entertainment.The market, which is designed to be held inside during inclement weather, runs from 2 to 6 p.m. every Monday at the Phelan Certified Farmers Market, 4128 Warbler Road.For more information, call Rowena McDermott, Phelan Certified Farmers Market manager, at 760-412-9746. […]
District staff from the office of state Sen. Mike Morrell, R-Rancho Cucamonga, will hold office hours from 9 a.m. to noon March 29 at the Phelan Piñon Hills Community Services District office, 4176 Warbler Road in Phelan.Constituents can stop by to discuss statewide or community issues, as well as seek help with problems they may be having with state agencies.Appointments are encouraged and can […]
WRIGHTWOOD — Despite warmer than expected weather, several public safety agencies got together to participate in a winter rescue operation drill Thursday.Sponsored and conducted by the San Bernardino County Fire Department, the Los Angeles County Fire Department, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Angeles National Forest Service, the Wrightwood Community Emergency Response […]
HESPERIA — The city’s at-large election process violates the California Voting Rights Act and dilutes the influence of Latino voters, according to a local coalition that is seeking to compel Hesperia to shift to a by-district system.Friends of the California Voting Rights Act is an informal body of “local people in the High Desert, primarily,” according to attorney Bob Conaway, who last month sent a notice on their behalf to city […]
APPLE VALLEY — Children of all ages from all over the High Desert gathered around inside an unlikely “petting zoo,” filled with violins, clarinets, trumpets and guitars for a musical experience they won’t soon forget.The Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce and Parade of Pianos held their seventh annual Music Instrument Petting Zoo, which introduced all kinds of instruments to children.Founder Director of the Parade of Pianos […]
BARSTOW — More than 100 people huddled around the family of Ahjanee Phillips, an 11-year-old girl who died in a rollover crash on Interstate 15 last Saturday, to honor her memory with a candlelight vigil on Friday evening.Ahjanee Phillips, or “China” as her family endearingly nicknamed her for her china doll-like features, was identified by San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department officials on Sunday as the only victim of a […]
APPLE VALLEY — The Town Council awarded a contract Tuesday to Riverside Construction Company, Inc., for construction services on the widening of Yucca Loma Road, which leads to the nearly completed 1,600-foot Yucca Loma Bridge.With a bid of approximately $8.2 million, Riverside Construction Company, Inc., outbid five other companies — including Apple Valley Construction Company’s more than $10 million bid — for the job. Work is scheduled to start April 11, […]
APPLE VALLEY — Authorities quickly responded to a call about a vehicle having been hit by a train Friday afternoon near Dale Evans Parkway.Apple Valley Fire Protection District Capt. Sid Hultquist said reports of a vehicle that had exploded after being hit by a train were received at 1:02 p.m. at Quarry Road between Central Road and Dale Evans Parkway in Apple Valley.Upon arrival, firefighters and Apple Valley officials discovered a Roto-Rooter truck stuck in the middle […]