In summer 2007, the Los Angeles County median home price hit an all-time high of $550,000. It soon plunged as the housing bubble burst and the national economy crashed.
Now the median, the point where half the homes sold for more and half for less, has finally passed the heights of 10 years ago…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-home-prices-20170621-story.html
The San Diego County median home price hit $530,000 in May, breaking the nominal record set last month and increasing 8.2 percent in a year, real estate tracker CoreLogic reported Wednesday.
Lack of homes for sale and slowed home construction appear to be major forces in new peaks set over the…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/sd-fi-corelogic-20170621-story.html
The Hesperia Leisure League will hold its weekly dance from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday.Admission is $5 and the dance is open to the public.This week for your dancing pleasure will be the band South of Santa Fe (line dancing takes place during intermission). Light refreshments will be available at no extra cost. League has a dance most every Friday throughout the year. Admission serves as a raffle; additional raffle tickets also available for purchase. […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170620/leisure-league-to-host-dance-friday?rssfeed=true
“Super God” vacation Bible school will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday through June 29.Children are welcome for a fun learning experience with games, Bible stories, crafts and lunch. There is no cost.The church is located at 18623 Main St., Hesperia.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170620/united-methodist-church-offers-vbs?rssfeed=true
The Mojave Group of the Sierra Club will lead a 4-mile round trip hike to the historic Big Horn mine near Wrightwood on Saturday.This hike offers spectacular views of the San Gabriel Mountains and a glimpse into the past. The trail is flat but a little rough in one small area. The mine has much of the equipment dating back to days gone by and there will be a historical commentary at the site.This hike is open to the public. Meet at the Victor Valley Museum, 11873 Apple […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170620/sierra-club-offers-hike-at-big-horn-mine?rssfeed=true
Have an event planned in the near future and you’d like to let the public know about it?Send us the details and we’ll publish a notice in this space.Email your items to Kay Lovato at firstname.lastname@example.org Put “community calendar” in the subject field.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170620/let-daily-press-publicize-your-event?rssfeed=true
BIG BEAR — Fire personnel continued to battle a stubborn wildfire in the San Bernardino Mountains southeast of Lucerne Valley on Tuesday that temporarily forced mandatory evacuations.Dubbed the Holcomb Fire, the blaze was first reported at 3:05 p.m. Monday in the Holcomb Valley area, northeast of Big Bear. It grew to 950 acres Tuesday morning, with only 10 percent containment.As of Tuesday evening, the size of the blaze had grown to 1,200 acres, but containment remained […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170620/holcomb-fire-reaches-1200-acres-containment-at-ten-percent?rssfeed=true
SUMMIT VALLEY — Access to Silverwood Lake was closed Tuesday as firefighters battled a brush fire in the area.Named the Vista Fire, the blaze erupted in an area east of Highway 138 and south of Highway 173, near the main entrance to Silverwood Lake, at 2:37 p.m. Tuesday.Calfire San Bernardino firefighters were reported to be “making good progress” with the blaze, holding the flames at 5 acres around 3:15 p.m., according to a tweet from the San Bernardino […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20170620/vista-fire-threatens-nearby-silverwood-lake-shuts-down-highway-138?rssfeed=true
COSTA MESA – The two quarterbacks that will represent the South football team in the Orange County All-Star Game are big talents from small schools.
Joey Gutierrez of Brethren Christian and Cade Henjum of Saddleback Valley Christian were consistently atop the county’s passing leaderboards during the 2016 season. Now, both quarterbacks are excited to show what they can do against the best players in the county.
“We are kind of representing small schools,” Henjum said. “We get to show our talent with some guys from bigger schools. It’s a perfect time to showcase our talent.”
Pat McInally, Brethren Christian’s coach and the
A Powerball ticket worth nearly half a million dollars was recently purchased at a gas station in Anaheim, according to California Lottery officials.
Estela Arias, who matched all five numbers except for the Powerball number, was rewarded with a $480,287 payout. If she had hit the Powerball number, the jackpot would have been $228 million.
Her numbers for the draw on May 20 were 45-5-47-54 and 22 and she only missed the Powerball number 3.
Arias, who declined to say what city she is from, purchased the winning ticket at the Chevron station at 1198 S. State College Blvd. Initially, she only