The High Desert Mavericks will be having a special guest appearance by Dora the Explorer on Friday, where families will have the opportunity to meet the cartoon character and take a picture with her. There also will be a silent auction for autographed jerseys from the players. All proceeds from the auction will benefit the Inland Empire United Way Desert Communities region. The game will begin at 7 p.m. and concession items will be sold for $1. Stater Bros. Stadium is at 12000 Stadium Way, […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160823/dora-to-visit-mavericks-game?rssfeed=true
Longtime Victorville resident and acclaimed blues guitarist Ray Brooks will perform with his band the Bluzmasters on Friday and Saturday night at the Green Tree Inn, 14173 Green Tree Blvd., Victorville. Brooks will play from 8 p.m. to midnight both nights and there will be a $3 cover charge. Brooks will play at the Green Tree Inn every Wednesday from 8 p.m. to midnight beginning Aug. 31. Call 760-245-3461 for more information.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160823/ray-brooks-to-play-at-green-tree-inn?rssfeed=true
Get ready for the sounds of “Mexican Soul” music and dance as the second Felix G. Diaz Mariachi Music Festival comes to the High Desert Event Center, 14800 Seventh St., Victorville, on Sept. 3. Enjoy music, food and affordable, great family fun from 4 to 9 p.m. The festival is to honor Feliz G. Diaz, a lifelong High Desert resident, veteran, community leader and activist. Tickets can also be purchased at La Poderosa Radio, Desert Community Bank locations, the High Desert Event Center office […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160823/mariachi-music-festival-coming-on-sept-3?rssfeed=true
Positive Behavior Intervention and Support Coalition (PBIS) will host its first recognition event at Silverado High School from 4 p.m. through 6 p.m. today. PBIS is a proactive approach to establish behavioral support and social culture for all students in school who exceed in emotional, social and academic success and awards will be given to schools with reflection of excellence and the efforts in implementing the core features of positive behavior. The event will also recognize schools […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160823/pbis-to-host-recognition-event-at-silverado-hs?rssfeed=true
Donald Trump’s image crisis is starting to affect even his former supporters. A recent focus group of independent voters, some of who previously supported the Republican presidential nominee, ascribed a lot of negative traits to the brash billionaire.Original Article: http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/former-trump-supporters-soured-candidate-focus-group-pollster-finds/?sitename=VVdailypress?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — In response to the mandatory evacuations due to the Bluecut Fire being lifted , the American Red Cross serving San Bernardino County is closing down the evacuation shelters at the Jessie Turner Community Center in Fontana and the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville Tuesday.Yevette Baysinger, executive director of the American Red Cross serving San Bernardino County, praised the firefighters, county executives, local officials, and Red Cross […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160822/red-cross-closing-bluecut-shelters-shifting-recovery-efforts-to-families-affected?rssfeed=true
SILVERWOOD LAKE — Authorities announced Monday that a male swimmer at Silverwood Lake who has been missing since Saturday was presumed to have drowned after failed attempts to find him.The California Department of Parks and Recreation said in a statement that the swimmer was last seen Saturday afternoon. State Parks officers and seasonal lifeguards responded to the lake’s main channel for a possible drowning a little before 2:30 p.m.“Three park visitors had […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160822/missing-silverwood-lake-swimmer-presumed-to-have-drowned?rssfeed=true
CAJON PASS — Fire officials announced Monday evening that the once rampant Bluecut Fire was still at the 89 percent contained it was earlier in the morning and remained at 37,020 acres as firefighters work to full containment, which is anticipated to be accomplished by Aug. 31.In addition, the California Department of Transportation tweeted out that Hwy 138 was opened west of Interstate 15 as of 6 p.m.Incident Command said 1,223 firefighters still remain assigned to the […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160822/bluecut-fire-remains-at-89-contained-hwy-138-west-of-i-15-opened?rssfeed=true
An Irvine developer unveiled plans Monday to transform an old oil tank farm near Huntington Beach’s coastal marshlands into a $500 million development with a hotel, homes, and new shops and restaurants.
Shopoff Realty Investments closed a deal last…
ANAHEIM – Anaheim officials have reversed course on requiring short-term rental websites such as Airbnb and HomeAway to remove illegal listings or face hefty fines, the city confirmed Monday.
Those provisions are part of a divisive city ordinance…