Big Bear house burns

The Big Bear Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire in the

Firefighter Andrew Crane tries to put out the blaze.

Firefighter Andrew Crane tries to put out the blaze.

300 block of Santa Clara Boulevard in Big Bear Lake at approximately 12:45 a.m. on Thursday, February 4, 2016.

Upon arrival of fire crews, active flames could be seen coming from the rear of the two-story single family residence. Crews were able to suppress the fire quickly, attacking the interior through the front door and rear window. Continue reading

Train to help during El Nino event

In preparation for a possible El Nino event in the Big Bear Valley, the Big COADBear Valley Community Organizations Active in Disaster (COAD) continue to prepare for what may be a very severe winter here in the Big Bear Valley. You can help make sure your community is prepared to assist during winter storm needs by signing up to attend a one day American Red Cross disaster training event that will qualify you to support shelter operations within Big Bear and beyond. Continue reading

Bear Valley Unified welcomes new superintendent

The Bear Valley Unified School District welcomes Dr. Mary Suzuki, the new district superintendent, during an event at the Big Bear Middle School on Wednesday, January 20, 2016.

Video by Richard Millener
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Literacy Tutor Training at the Big Bear Branch Library

The Big Bear Lake Library is looking for volunteers to act as tutors in their

The Big Bear Lake Library is looking for volunteers to act as tutors in their Adult Literacy program. If interested, please attend the training session scheduled for 4 p.m. on Thursday, January 21 at the library.

The Big Bear Lake Library is looking for volunteers to act as tutors in their Adult Literacy program. If interested, please attend the training session scheduled for 4 p.m. on Thursday, January 21 at the library.

Adult Literacy program. If interested, please attend the training session scheduled for 4 p.m. on Thursday, January 21 at the library.
No experience is needed. All training and materials will be provided.
The Big Bear Library is located at 41930 Garstin Drive, Big Bear Lake, next to the hospital, at the intersection of Summit Boulevard. Continue reading

Big Bear Lake Rotary Club Foundation to host annual Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Ball fundraiser

Valentine’s Day is always a joyous occasion for sweethearts to share theirrotary romantic love for each other. Spend the evening with good food, wine, live musical entertainment, romantic dancing and silent and live auctions, all to benefit the Bear Valley Community Hospital’s much needed renovation of patient rooms. On Sunday, February 14, the Big Bear Lake Rotary Club Foundation will host its third annual Sweetheart Ball to support this cause. Continue reading