VICTORVILLE — After the event was originally postponed due to the Bluecut Fire, a large crowd of cannabis enthusiasts and music lovers gathered together for the highly anticipated High Life Music Festival. Hosted at the High Desert Event Center in Victorville, the cannabis-themed two-day event is billed as a celebration of the best hip hop, reggae and medical marijuana in Southern California. A variety of talented musical groups took the stage while attendees mingled with […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160924/no-ordinary-festival?rssfeed=true
Victorville city leaders sought this week to emphasize one particular point: The project isn’t being paid out of the general fund and there aren’t any taxes being levied on current city residents to support the extension’s cost.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160922/no-construction-timeline-set?rssfeed=true
Fair CEO Geoff Hinds said the Fair regularly reviews its policies but that this particular one came to attention after an incident at the mariachi festival involving a political candidate.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160924/fair-revisits-policy-on-free-expression-zones-after-recent-valles-incident-at-mariachi-festival?rssfeed=true
Overdoses of prescription opioids continue to trend upward in San Bernardino County, according to Apple Valley Town Councilman Curt Emick.Emick — a pharmacist — said statistics show overdoses are highest in the cities of San Bernardino and Riverside, but he added that they’re increasing everywhere in the county and surrounding areas.“If you look at (stats from) 2011 to 2014, and you look at the range of colors they’re all moving toward the red […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160924/local-councilman-weighs-in-on-prescription-opioids?rssfeed=true
New-home construction in Orange County is on track this year to hit the highest level in 11/2 decades, a new forecast and new building permit data show. And there’s a huge appetite among buyers for all those new houses, townhomes and condos. Sales…Original Article: http://www.ocregister.com/articles/new-730076-permits-year.html
The homeowner of 2050 won’t park her car in the garage after returning from work. Because of Uber and Lyft, she doesn’t need a car, and there’s no garage either.
Instead, the owner will stroll directly to the front door, touch an app on her…
Garth Brooks will have to find another spot to hang his cowboy hat.
The country music star and his wife, singer-actress Trisha Yearwood, have quietly sold their home in Malibu’s Paradise Cove for $7 million in a deal completed outside the Multiple Listing Service.
The ranch-style house, built in…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-hotprop-20160924-snap-story.html
A modern interpretation of classic ranch style, this 1950s residence in Pasadena’s sleepy North Arroyo draws the eye with its contrasting hues, black-framed windows and a mix of concrete, metal and natural wood finishes. Two similarly inspired guest suites, a pool house and a greenhouse now accompany…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-home-20160924-snap-story.html
LifeStream blood bank is testing all collections for traces of the Zika virus, in compliance with a recent recommendation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.“While the test is not yet FDA-approved, tens of thousands of blood donors in Puerto Rico and the Southern United States have already been screened effectively using this very sensitive technology,” LifeStream chief medical officer Joe Chaffin, M.D., said.All potential donors are informed that their […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160923/lifestream-blood-bank-to-test-for-zika-virus?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — In light of recent terrorist attacks, such as the Dec. 2 shootings in San Bernardino and last weekend’s incidents in three states, many Americans are asking are these events and living in fear the “new normal?”The question arose after a weekend that saw a bombing in New York on Sept. 17 that injured 30 people. A second bomb was found blocks away and was safely dismantled.No injuries were reported in an earlier incident that day in New Jersey […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160923/sheriff-public-key-to-thwarting-attacks?rssfeed=true