Dick Kun, 76, passes in wake of battle with Parkinson’s disease

Dick Kun, 76, passes in wake of battle with Parkinson’s disease

Industry leader and former chairman and CEO of Snow Summit Ski Corporation, Richard “Dick” Kun, died at his home Sunday after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was 76. Kun was Big Bear Lake’s most iconic and influential businessman of the past half century, and one of the nation’s most innovative and successful ski resort developers. Born in Lacrosse, Wis., Kun moved to Big Bear at the age of eight with his mother and father, Tommi and Jo Tyndall, founders of Snow Summit. After Tommi’s death in 1964, he…

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Big Bear to host Amgen Tour of California Time Trial for Stage 6 in May 2017

Big Bear to host Amgen Tour of California Time Trial for Stage 6 in May 2017

Big Bear Lake has been chosen as the site of Amgen Tour of California’s first ever high-altitude Time Trial for its Stage 6 race. This marks the fourth time that Big Bear Lake has been named a host city for the Amgen Tour of California, which reaffirms the mountain resort as a world-class road cycling destination and the “Cycling Capital of Southern California.” The 2017 Amgen Tour of California men’s competition is set to begin in Sacramento on May 14, 2017. The women’s competition will conclude its four-stage race in…

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Big Bear Lake Fishing Association fishing for donations

Big Bear Lake Fishing Association fishing for donations

  Big Bear Lake fishing now has an advocate working to enhance spot fishing through more frequent fish stocking, increased numbers of tournaments, sport fishing shows and much more. A group of more than 25 interested persons recently gathered and elected an interim board for the now newly-created Big Bear Lake Fishing Association. The interim board, consisting of John Cantrell, Susan Mraz Tuttle, Steve Raphael, Terry Snell, Mike Marzell, Trish Marzell and Aaron Armstrong, will now work to complete  the soon-to-be-established nonprofit association’s mission statement, to create by-laws and determine…

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Annual Rotary Senior dinner will be on Wed., Dec. 7 | Free senior tickets are available this year starting Tues., Nov. 1, at RE/MAX Big Bear, 42153 Big Bear Blvd. Big Bear Lake, across the street from CVS Pharmacy

Annual Rotary Senior dinner will be on Wed., Dec. 7 | Free senior tickets are available this year starting Tues., Nov. 1, at RE/MAX Big Bear, 42153 Big Bear Blvd. Big Bear Lake, across the street from CVS Pharmacy

The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake will host its 28th annual Senior Citizens’ Holiday Dinner on Wednesday, December 7, at the Salvation Army Pine Summit Conference Center in Big Bear Lake. Doors open at approximately 10 a.m., with dinner to be served at noon, and the event will conclude about 2 p.m. The free senior tickets are available this year starting Tues., Nov. 1, at RE/MAX Big Bear, 42153 Big Bear Blvd. Big Bear Lake, across the street from CVS Pharmacy. For more information, please call (909) 866-5062; however,…

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CATS presents ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ at PAC

CATS presents ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ at PAC

Playing at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center for 11 performances from November 18 thru December 4, CATS will present the classic Andrew Lloyd Webber/ Tim Rice musical, “Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” Lyrics by Tim Rice and Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. The show will be directed and staged by Michael Reno. The musical plays November 18, 19, 22, 25, 26 & 30 and December 2 and 3 at 7:30 p.m. There are matinees on November 20, 27 and December 4 at 1:30 p.m. “Joseph and the…

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Enjoy trout fishing with Lucky Bear Fishing Charters

Enjoy trout fishing with Lucky Bear Fishing Charters

Your guides at Lucky Bear Fishing Charters are Mike and Trish Marzell, the only professionally licensed husband and wife charter fishing guides on Big Bear Lake. Mike and Trish have been fishing for rainbow trout together on Big Bear Lake for 25 years. Mike is your captain and Trish is his first mate. Their goal is for all guests to experience quality fishing, personal attention, fun memories and a safe time on a clean, fully-equipped pontoon. All rainbow trout fishing is done by trolling, which means the boat is moving…

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