The Victor Valley Museum will host a series of Youth Art Workshops this summer for children age 8 years and above. With the theme “Discover Your Own Backyard,” each 2-hour workshop will focus on an animal from the High Desert, past and present. The workshops, cosponsored by the Artists of the High Desert, are scheduled on Saturdays from 2 to 4 p.m. Registration is required. At the first workshop this Saturday, participants will draw, paint, sculpt and learn about fossil mammoths. Cost for […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160707/museum-to-present-summer-art-workshops?rssfeed=true
Sunrise Church High Desert is hosting a free bilingual marriage conference on from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The conference will cover topics of abuse, addiction and relationships with former partners. Couples will also examine boundaries and responses. Church and community resources will be available to aid couples in their next steps to healing and restoring their marriages. For more information or to register, go to www.sunrisechurch.org/hd-marriage-conference or contact Pastor Art […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160707/church-to-host-bilingual-marriage-conference?rssfeed=true
APPLE VALLEY — Some residents have spoken out in the wake of a presentation to the Town Council by members of the High Desert Cannabis Association at the June 28 Council meeting.At least two public comments delivered during the meeting decried advocacy of medical marijuana; however, the crux of the outrage stemmed from how the presentation was conducted rather than the topic itself.Over the course of two hours — numerous public comments included — HDCA […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160707/pot-stirred-at-apple-valley-town-council-meeting?rssfeed=true
DALLAS — Five police officers were fatally shot and seven others wounded during a protest over fatal police shootings of black men in other states, authorities said. It was the deadliest day for U.S. law enforcement since the 2001 terrorist attacks.Thursday’s bloodshed, which unfolded just a few blocks from where President John F. Kennedy was slain in 1963, also evoked the trauma of the nation’s tumultuous civil rights era.Police Chief David Brown blamed “snipers, […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160708/5-dallas-officers-slain-deadliest-day-for-police-since-911?rssfeed=true
What’s up with mortgage rates? Jeff Lazerson of Mortgage Grader in Laguna Niguel gives us his take.
RATE NEWS SUMMARY
Rates continue to slide as the Mortgage Bankers Association reports a dramatic 14.2 increase in loan application volume from the…
Orange County developers may not be building enough new homes to meet demand, but four master planned communities in South County are selling swiftly enough to grab top spots in one national ranking.
The Irvine Ranch neighborhoods were the…
Former Rep. John Campbell, R-Irvine has put his 7,500-square-foot home with a “Bat-cave” style garage on the market.
He’s seeking $6.738 million for the five-bedroom house in Irvine’s guard-gated Shady Canyon community.
Built in 2003, the home is…
WASHINGTON — The Justice Department’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email setup has been formally closed without any criminal charges, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Wednesday.The decision had been expected and was largely a formality given FBI Director James Comey’s recommendation a day earlier against any prosecution. Even before Comey’s public statement, Lynch had said she intended to accept the recommendations of the FBI director and of her career prosecutors. […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160706/justice-dept-closes-clinton-email-probe-with-no-charges?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — A Hesperia man has been sentenced in a child abuse case involving a toddler, court records show.In early June, Zachary Meddaugh, 20, pleaded no contest to felony child abuse and he was sentenced June 30 to four years probation and jail time, according to court records.In addition, he must complete a 52-week domestic violence program.Meddaugh’s 39-day county jail sentence was credited as time served pursuant to the plea bargain. […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160707/hesperia-man-gets-probation-in-child-abuse-case-severe-bruising-scratches-found-on-2-year-old-victims-face?rssfeed=true
What happens in a U.S. Senate race when a multimillionaire businessman who rose to riches in the energy sector meets a relatively unknown lieutenant colonel in the Iowa Army National Guard who says she “proudly” carries a pistol in her purse?Original Article: http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/tbt-when-joni-ernst-promised-to-make-em-squeal-in-washington/?sitename=VVdailypress?rssfeed=true