VICTORVILLE — It takes special people to be foster parents, people like Victorville residents Eddie and Shawn Whittingslow.According to the Greater Hope Foundation, Eddie and Shawna have positively impacted the lives of nearly 40 children over the last decade.Foster Parent Recruiter Jessi Hodges said the Whittingslows have gone “above and beyond” in their efforts to take in and care for children […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160326/victorville-couple-has-taken-in-39-foster-children-in-10-years?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — A small but impassioned group of locals formed a Good Friday gathering outside the Victorville Planned Parenthood facility to participate in a nationwide pro-life prayer vigil.The “Way of the Cross for Victims of Abortion” service was organized by the Chicago-based Pro-Life Action League, a national organization “dedicated to empowering Americans to put their pro-life convictions into effective action in […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160325/pro-life-prayer-vigil-held-outside-planned-parenthood?rssfeed=true
APPLE VALLEY — A recent survey revealed that smoking rates across the nation are rising, with numbers in the High Desert nearly double that of other regions.As the officials take steps to address tobacco-related harm and reduce usage rates, San Bernardino County and the High Desert continue to struggle in that area, the Institute for Public Strategies reported.The American Lung Association […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160326/smoking-rate-20-in-high-desert?rssfeed=true
ADELANTO — A 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of multiple crimes, including possession of methamphetamine, during a traffic stop early Thursday morning, officials said in a news release.At 3:42 a.m., Deputy Chris Haas from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Victorville Station conducted a traffic stop on Bartlett Road across from Bellflower Street in Adelanto.During the stop, Haas found about an ounce of suspected methamphetamine and approximately $1,000 in the […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160325/adelanto-man-arrested-suspected-of-meth-possession?rssfeed=true
ADELANTO — For the second time in five months, the City Council has approved a lucrative plan for a proposed 1,000-bed jail, positioning their reasoning as a way to rectify a previous bad deal as they put faith in the idea that the yet-to-be-built facility will eventually be constructed on an alternative site.By a 4-0 vote, with Councilman Ed Camargo absent, the Council on Wednesday night passed the first reading of the jail plan […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160326/officials-drawn-by-more-money-for-city-expect-location-change?rssfeed=true
U.S. renters saw their monthly leases rise at a significantly slower pace in February, a sign that new construction may be starting to limit housing costs for apartment dwellers.
Real estate data firm Zillow said Thursday that median rent rose a…
One of the most important parts of my job as a real estate agent is to listen to my clients. By listening, I learn what they want, need, like, hate, can afford, and when they need to be moving.
In my years of listening to clients, I’ve heard a few…
If you’re celebrity real estate titan Tomer Fridman, sometimes you’re helping a Kardashian drop millions on a new mega-mansion, and other times you’re mopping up wildlife droppings.
“I’ll climb into attics; if I need to, I’ll clean up coyote poop from a kitchen. I do it. I just do what it takes,”…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0326-tomer-fridman-kardashians-20160317-story.html
It used to look like a stuffy home suitable for grandma, but after a major redo, a San Pedro abode is now being touted as “the panty-dropper house” — at least by Los Angeles Realtor Alice Rodriguez.
Gone are the honey-colored wood-paneled walls, tiled roof, brick pavers and unruly greenery. Developer…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0326-before-and-after-san-pedro-20160326-story.html
This sleek, single-level home pulls off a contemporary design coup with its emphasis on horizontal lines. Wide walls of glass doors slide open electronically to connect open-plan indoor and outdoor living spaces. City and ocean views stretch to the horizon. Even the long, low gas fireplaces follow…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0326-home-20160326-story.html