The dining room, an architectural victim of the Great Recession, may be back.
When homebuilders gained the nerve to start building anew after the housing bubble burst, brash home designs gained quick popularity. Developers rolled out models in lower-…
Question: I was on the board when the association’s attorney commented, “This year’s been slow at the office,” then pushed a big project for himself. He wrote “easement agreements” we never asked for and didn’t want. After nearly a year pushing his project of nonsensical easement agreements affecting…
VICTORVILLE —This year’s High Desert Real Estate Symposium, scheduled for Thursday at the Hilton Garden Inn in Victorville, will present a variety of business leaders and real estate professionals who will address issues concerning local and commercial markets.Headlining the event is keynote speaker Fred Schmidt, who was appointed president and chief operating officer of Coldwell Banker Commercial Affiliates in February 2010.Schmidt, who has led the franchise […]
HESPERIA — No injuries were reported in a two-vehicle crash Saturday night at the intersection of 9th Avenue and Sultana Street, authorities said.The incident was reported at 9:05 p.m.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s deputy Brian LoVasco said that a white Nissan Sentra was traveling westbound on Sultana Street when it reportedly failed to stop at the stop sign at the two-way controlled intersection at 9th Avenue.A dark-colored pick-up truck, meanwhile, was […]
VICTORVILLE — For the past 11 years, students at Victor Valley College have been outperforming 90 percent of schools worldwide, including four-year institutions, participating in the National Model United Nations conference.Model UN, or MUN, is an educational simulation in which students represent designated countries of the UN and find solutions to world problems within committees that may discuss topics from environmental issues to […]
APPLE VALLEY — An SUV was reported to have rolled over on the southbound lanes of Interstate 15 on Saturday afternoon, causin a fatality and multiple injuries, according to San Bernardino County Fire officials.County Fire Captain Mike McClintock said units from both County Fire and Apple Valley Fire Protection District responded to reports of a rollover traffic accident near the Dale Evans Parkway exit in Apple Valley.A Chevy Suburban SUV overturned with children […]
We’ve seen them hundreds of times, in cities all over the High Desert. A man or woman stands on a street corner, or outside a retail store, holding a sign, begging for money.If you look in their eyes, often what you see is disturbing: Someone clearly high on some type of substance, looking for enough money to satisfy their next craving.Law enforcement has been saying for months not to yield to […]
HESPERIA — Sultana kept things interesting deep into the fourth quarter Saturday, but eventually the size of Yorba Linda proved to be too much to overcome in a 46-31 defeat in the second round of the CIF-Southern Section Division 3AA playoffs.Entering the game Sultana coach Dean Serbus knew his team would have to shoot well from the perimeter to stay competitive. Sultana (14-13) got its looks from behind the arc, but shot just 6 of 20 […]
APPLE VALLEY — About 500 people woke up with the sun, laced up their running shoes and headed to Newton T. Bass Stadium in Apple Valley for the fourth annual Color Run.The event was hosted by the Apple Valley High School alumni group that featured students, alumni and community members running and walking from the stadium track to the streets and back again.The event is spearheaded by Ellen Burke, the school’s Mock Trial coach, and it raises funds for campus clubs and […]
The constant, rapid advancement of technology impacts every area of our modern lives, even our homes.
Water softeners, artificial grass, solar panels, solar heated pools, video surveillance cameras systems monitoring every entrance, ovens and…