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Salute to Big Bear students and grads | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

For hundreds of students in the Bear Valley Unified School District, last week was the final week of the 2018-19 school year. Celebrations took place at every ...

Big Bear High School takes part in Every 15 Minutes  Big Bear Grizzly

Maple Lane in Big Bear City is closed to motorists until approximately 11:30 a.m. May 21 for the Every 15 Minutes program.

Big Bear High School concert choir shines at festival  Big Bear Grizzly

The Big Bear High School concert choir upped its game at the Music in the Parks Festival in Anaheim this year. For the third year in a row, the choir.

15 minutes | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

In the United States that's the measure of time for someone to die in an alcohol-related traffic collision. It's a message the California Highway Patrol sends to ...

District to explore relocation options for Chautauqua High School  Big Bear Grizzly

The Bear Valley Unified School District board instructed the district administration to explore a temporary move of Chautauqua High School to the temporary ...

Day two of Every 15 Minutes a somber occasion  Big Bear Grizzly

Every 15 Minutes lasted two days at Big Bear High School with the goal of giving students advice that can save a lifetime.

Countdown for the Class of 2019 | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Nine days until the end and the beginning. Nine days before the Big Bear High School Class of 2019 walks across the outdoor stage to receive diplomas and ...

Maple Lane to close for special BBHS assembly  Big Bear Grizzly

Don't be alarmed if you witness the aftermath of a multi-vehicle crash on Maple Lane Tuesday, May 21 We can safely predict there won't be any casualties.

Big Bear to honor the fallen | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Memorial Day is a federal holiday to remember the people who died while serving in the U.S. armed forces. On Monday, May 27, the American Legion Post 584 ...

Snow days possible for Big Bear schools | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

There is no snow yet, and while there may be some in the forecast, Big Bear is playing a wait and see game until the flakes start falling from the.

New playoff group, familiar faces | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

Like clockwork, the California Interscholastic Federation has updated division pairings for fall sports. It's a process that takes place every two years, and ...

Top stories in 2018 | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Stories that made the headlines in the Big Bear Grizzly by the month in 2018. The first six months are featured here, the next six months will be featured on.

Early dismissal for BBHS and BBMS | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Winter weather means adjustments when it comes to Bear Valley Unified School District. For the high school and middle school, that means early dismissal Jan.

Big Bear girl home safe | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Less than a week ago, Misty Robledo didn't know if she would ever see her daughter again. The young girl was allegedly abducted by her father, and the pair ...

It's a youth movement in Big Bear baseball  Big Bear Grizzly

Don't tell the rest of the schools in the Cross Valley League that Big Bear's varsity baseball team is in a rebuilding year. They won't care.

What can BBHS students do in 5 minutes? | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

In February of last year, within six minutes, 17 lives were taken in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. Just three months later, in less than 10 ...

Ellen Conklin | Obituaries  Big Bear Grizzly

Ellen passed on quietly in her sleep on March 28, 2019 while at Pacific Pines Senior Care Center. She had hoped to leave quietly and had specified her wishes ...

Big Bear soccer playoff games set | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

Here comes the 2018-19 Big Bear High School soccer season encore.

Season ends for Big Bear baseball, softball | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

Two of Big Bear High School's five spring sports programs are hanging up the gear for now. The varsity baseball and softball teams exited the CIF Southern ...

Three's company | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Hard work by Caltrans exceeded expectations to sopen Highway 18 between Green Valley Lake and Big Bear just in time for the weekend as first announced by ...

Big Bear holiday weekend — outdoors and indoors | Grizzly Weekender  Big Bear Grizzly

The last weekend in May signals the beginning of the summer season in Big Bear Lake. While the official first day of summer is still a few weeks away, this.

Pitch in for garage sale | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

Big Bear High School baseball and softball teams are having a garage sale fundraiser Memorial Day weekend.

A Big Bear Lake cleanse | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

Fish are good for Big Bear Lake for environmental and economical reasons. But not all fish are created equal in the eyes of the fishery habitat.

BBHS performers host annual charity concert | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

The second event for the Big Bear High School Performing Arts Department's Little Theater is just around the corner. Students perform at their annual charity ...

The Big Bear Theatre Project sets auditions | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

The Big Bear Theatre Project holds auditions for its upcoming production of “South Pacific: In Concert” Wednesday, May 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, May ...

Collaborating to restore pebble plains | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

When it comes to restoration and study of the pebble plains ecosytem in Big Bear Valley, Big Bear High School students are taking an active role.

On the trail with the Southern California Mountains Foundation  Big Bear Grizzly

Calling all trail dogs! It's summer and that means it's time for fast and furry fun in the sun. But beware trail dogs, as many hidden dangers lurk in the.

Big Bear boys soccer overcomes challenges in first week  Big Bear Grizzly

The first week of the season for any high school sports team usually has its challenges. But nothing like what the Big Bear High School boys soccer team ...

Brush fire closes Highway 38 | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

UPDATE: 5:30 p.m. April 26, 2019 — Reports are that the Bryant fire is approximately 25 acres and is 30 percent contained.

Community pulls for Cory Norton | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

The heat was on at the Convention Center of Big Bear Lake July 13. Thirteen teams, including representatives of Big Bear, Anaheim, San Bernardino County ...

Taking Care of Business | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

TCB IS BACK. So it's been awhile since the Taking Care of Business column has made its presence known on the pages of the Big Bear Grizzly. But it's back ...

November election features five Big Bear Valley boards  Big Bear Grizzly

The November general election is a month away. In Big Bear Valley there are five boards and six elections on the ballot.

Be a contributing factor | Editorials  Big Bear Grizzly

Big Bear's infrastructure is aging, but it's changing, too. There are construction projects in progress, in the planning stages and development stages.

Big Bear Fire considers a new funding mechanism  Big Bear Grizzly

Big Bear Fire Chief Jeff Willis' message hasn't changed. Additional resources are needed or there will be a response failure. How to pay for those resources is ...

John Prior Zimmerman | Obituaries  Big Bear Grizzly

John Prior Zimmerman, a longtime resident of Big Bear, died December 29, 2018, as a result of a ski accident on Christmas Eve. He was 64 years old.

Stalcup Landscape — innovative designs | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Kent Stalcup loves to go to work. And the success of Stalcup Landscape Innovations is testament to that fact.

Prep coverage — 16 years and counting | Kathy Portie 360 G Street  Big Bear Grizzly

Summer break is over for some Big Bear High School students. Even more will see their summer end next week. Athletes start practices in a variety of fall prep ...

Snow affects bike parks, chains required in Arctic Circle  Big Bear Grizzly

Memorial Day in Big Bear Valley is also a snow day in Big Bear Valley. And while some recreational activities are affected by the snow, the Memorial Day ...

Bears tarnish Silver Valley's home finale | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

It's like they never had a week off. The Big Bear High School varsity football team came back from its bye week to crush Silver Valley 60-6 Oct. 18 in.

Snow (and rain) days | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

It all began on the final day of January, extending into the first week of February. Rain and snow and wind inundated Big Bear Valley over the span of six days, ...

Big Bear soccer coaches face early roster decisions  Big Bear Grizzly

There is an influx of boys and girls at Big Bear High School interested in playing competitive soccer this season. That's a mostly good news scenario for coaches ...

Big Bear goes bump in the night for Hollywood  Big Bear Grizzly

Tourists and migratory birds aren't the only visitors you may see this spring and summer in Big Bear Lake. There's a film production team in town off and on ...

Who will be queen at Big Bear High School?  Big Bear Grizzly

It's homecoming for Big Bear High School, with plenty of activities this past week leading up to the finale Sept. 9 when the queen is crowned.

Developer donates 213 acres to school district | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

It's a gift worth millions of dollars in property value. But for the Bear Valley Unified School District, the ultimate value of the donation of 200 acres to the district.

Hollywood U2 and Live From Earth at Music in the Mountains  Big Bear Grizzly

Are you a fan of U2 and Pat Benatar? Then the next concert in the 14th season of the Music in the Mountains summer concert series is not to be.

Don't pass on eco auction items | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Big Bear's EcoTourism Coalition annual Outdoor Adventure Day is set for June 22. In anticipation, the group holds a fundraiser auctioning off passes donated by ...

GRIZZLY STUFF  Big Bear Grizzly

Fall Sports Preview-Program. Yep, it's time for Big Bear students to return to the classroom. Big Bear High School athletes are already on the practice field and ...

How many times a week do you eat out in Big Bear?  Big Bear Grizzly

CONVENIENTLY DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX: Catch up on Big Bear news and information with email updates, featuring the latest and most interesting items ...

Chill out at 2019 Big Bear Polar Plunge | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Forget about all those other Big Bear Polar Plunges. This year it's the real deal.

Land, lots of land donated to BVUSD | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

More than 200 acres of undeveloped land in Big Bear City is under new ownership. RCK Properties Inc. donated 213 acres of property adjacent to Big Bear High ...

Fatal Traffic Accident Near Snow Valley Takes the Life of a Recent Graduate  kbhr933

Big Bear, CA – On Thursday, May 30th, at approximately 4:00 PM, Arrowhead Area CHP Officers responded to the scene of a solo vehicle traffic collision on ...

Big Bear wrestlers fall to Calvary Chapel Downey  Big Bear Grizzly

The flu bug hit the Big Bear High School wrestling team Jan. 17. Then Calvary Chapel Downey finished off the Bears with a 42-31 win in Cross Valley League ...

Traffic on and off the mountain from slow to a standstill  Big Bear Grizzly

UPDATE: Sunday, Jan. 20, 2 p.m. — Downbound traffic on Highways 18/330 to Highland from Big Bear are experiencing 30-plus minute delays.

Bear Valley Electric, DWP join forces to host Earth Day Expo  Big Bear Grizzly

Earth Day is April 22. Big Bear is celebrating early this year. Bear Valley Electric *Service* has partnered with the Big Bear Lake Department of Water to host the ...

BVUSD Board Tours Potential New Sites For Chautauqua High School  kbhr933

Big Bear, CA – The Bear Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees and administrative staff toured potential sites for consideration of the permanent ...

Storm Creates Havoc in Big Bear – Nine Inches of Rain and Hurricane Like Winds  kbhr933

Update: Sources tell Kbear that winds with speeds in excess of 75 miles per hour have fallen 50 trees today and that 30 of those trees fell into houses. Rainfall ...

Rotary, Big Bear community receive Tamberchi donation | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

Tony Tamberchi loves Big Bear. And on March 28 at the latest Rotary Club meeting, he proved it with a large donation to Big Bear Lake Rotary from the ...

Memorial service for Richard Millener | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

A celebration of life for Richard Millener is at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 28, at the Convention Center at Big Bear Lake, 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake.

Art on the Corner a Village tradition | Grizzly Weekender  Big Bear Grizzly

The first of three summer art shows hosted by the Bear Valley Guild for the Arts is during the Memorial holiday weekend, Saturday through Monday, May 25-27.

Celebrate bears at Alpine Zoo | Grizzly Weekender  Big Bear Grizzly

Black bears and grizzlies take center stage at the Big Bear Alpine Zoo Saturday, May 25, during Bear Awareness Day. Zookeepers put the spotlight on the zoo's ...

Big Bear prep roundup, Nov. 18, 2018 | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

Boys soccer. Big Bear's varsity boys soccer team ended its first week of action with a 2-1-1 record. The Bears capped the week with a 2-0 shutout over Mammoth ...

Cars shine at Show 'N Shine car show  Big Bear Grizzly

Ladies, gentlemen and children, start your engines. The annual Show 'N Shine Car Show and Pinewood Derby is Sunday, May 26. Hosted by the Big Bear Lake ...

Big Bear dominates first league cross-country meet  Big Bear Grizzly

As the escort bicycle leading the Cross Valley League boys high school race turned the corner, a sea of red jerseys followed closely. Their faces hardly sweating ...

Bears prep for Cross Valley League | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

Big Bear prep roundup, March 2, 2019. Baseball. Big Bear rallied with five runs in the seventh inning to beat San Bernardino 9-4 Feb. 28 in a nonleague game.

Don't be the one who doesn't | Editorials  Big Bear Grizzly

As this issue of the Big Bear Grizzly is going to press, Big Bear High School is taking part in a program called Every 15 Minutes. It's designed to send a message ...

Honor and gratitude | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Big Bear remembers. Big Bear remembers the battles, the victories, the defeats. But most of all Big Bear residents remember those who sacrificed everything to ...

Mudslide leaves handful of students sheltered at Forest Falls school  Big Bear Grizzly

UPDATE: 1:38 p.m. — The mud and debris continues to come down at Valley of the Falls with numerous vehicles stuck in the mud between the two slides, ...

Big Bear cross-country teams advance in CIF  Big Bear Grizzly

The Riverside Cross Country Course was filled with runners Nov. 10 — some warming up for their races, others waiting for their turn on the course, and yet more ...

She's Fearless in pursuit of dreams | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

In the pursuit of your dreams, you must be fearless. Coach Neela Moussavian is just that and has met the challenge head on to become the owner of new ...

Karl Benjamin Wininger | Obituaries  Big Bear Grizzly

Karl Benjamin Wininger, longtime resident of Big Bear, passed away peacefully May 10th after a long battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife, Cassandra ...

Big Bear's frosh-soph football team blanks Riverside Prep 65-0  Big Bear Grizzly

Big Bear's frosh-soph football team rebounded from a big loss in a big way Oct. 3. The Bears crushed Riverside Prep 65-0 in the first Cross Valley League game ...

Heal with Breakthrough to Freedom ministries | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

Freedom is rarely instantaneous, but most often obtained through a series of breakthroughs in our lives. Breakthrough to Freedom is a unique prayer-based ...

CHP gives chase on Highway 18 | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

On April 23, a California Highway Patrol officer stopped a vehicle for vehicle code violations. The Mazda MPV had a broken windshield and a brake light that ...

Fast take on Evan Williams | Grizzly Weekender  Big Bear Grizzly

He grew up with skis strapped to his feet. Evan Williams started skiing competitively on the Snow Summit Race Team at the age of 6. Now, at 21, Williams heads.

Summit breakers | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

By the time the California mountain bike season arrived in Big Bear June 1, there had already been four races in the cross country series. The endurance and ...

Big Bear keeps it close against Adelanto | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

In a final tuneup before opening Cross Valley League play, the Division 7 Lady Bears played tough against Division 5's Adelanto Nov. 21 in Big Bear before ...

Round up carp for MWD and win big prizes  Big Bear Grizzly

There is nothing common about the common carp. In the United States they are considered rough fish, considered less desirable to sport anglers. The Big Bear ...

Sightseeing | Grizzly Weekender  Big Bear Grizzly

Attractions. • Action Tours, 40957 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake. Segway, zip line, tree rope climbing. 909-866-0390, • Alpine Slide at ...

A new Miss Big Bear is crowned | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

The Miss Big Bear Scholarship Pageant attracted a large and enthusiastic crowd Sept. 15 at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center.

Life-saving instincts | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

Sometimes you just do the things that matter without thinking. Something drives you to move, to take action.

Tackling the trails | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

Derek Carpenter just happened to be online when registration opened for the 2019 Holcomb Valley Trail Run. That earned him the No. 1 bib for the June 15 ...

Bear Valley Electric restores power during storm | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

There was massive flooding in Big Bear Valley throughout the Valentine's Day Storm of 2019. But things didn't get really bad until 70 mph gusts started sending ...

Principals for a day | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

Members of the community participated in the Bear Valley Unified School District's annual principal for a day program Nov. 15. Pictured are, front row, from left, ...

Maggie & Friends to perform at the PAC  Big Bear Grizzly

The Voice Studio of Diane Sloan Kubeja presents Maggie & Friends, a variety show featuring voice studio alumni, friends and guest artists, performing all-time ...

Young vocal talents showcased at recital | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

The Voice Studio of Diane Sloan Kubeja presents the 2019 Summer Voice Recital at 7:30 p.m. Friday,

Maifest — Oktoberfest in May | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

There may have been a few last-minuted changes to the second annual Big Bear Lake Manifest because of the inclement weather in the Valley May 25 and 26, ...

Who is the next Miss Big Bear? | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

There's a new Miss Big Bear waiting in the wings. But we won't find out who she is until the 2019 Miss Big Bear Pageant Sept. 15 at the Big.

Nearly 200 people tackle The Wall | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

When Gary Pacillas' daughter told him about a 1-mile race in Big Bear, he didn't think twice.

Sparking history | Business  Big Bear Grizzly

After speed walking around his property, Bob Wyrick finally settled down to build a mid-day fire. Once seated inside his shop, Wyrick shoveled pine needles into ...

Big Bear students weigh in on sexism | Outlook  Big Bear Grizzly

Teenagers took on their public speaking fears and dove into the issue of sexism the evening of Feb. 22 at Hofert Hall.

A temporary assignment | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

For 35 years, Scott Hird has been a familiar face at Big Bear High School — as a teacher, a coach and assistant principal. But for the past few weeks,

Big Bear High School Concert Choir Wins Coveted Award  kbhr933

Big Bear, CA – Congratulations to the Big Bear High School Concert Choir for winning a second place finish and a rating of Excellent in the Music in the Parks ...

Bears overcome mistakes, beat Twentynine Palms 26-7 | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

It wasn't pretty, but in the end it was effective. The Big Bear High School varsity football team overcame miscues and penalties to beat rivals Twentynine Palms ...

Volunteer to help USARC this summer | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

The United States Adaptive Recreation Center is preparing another summer of fun and adventure. The nonprofit organization offers instruction in water skiing, ...

Traffic stop leads to recovery of stolen property  Big Bear Grizzly

On Oct. 30 deputies from the Big Bear Sheriff's Station conducted a traffic stop in the 40000 block of Ironwood Drive in Big Bear Lake. The vehicle had expired ...

Risking lives to shave time | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

What started as a meager blaze exploded into one massive complex by the time Deshon Herbert arrived in Northern California.

Where to write | Opinion  Big Bear Grizzly

San Bernardino County. • San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors, 385 N. Arrowhead Ave., San Bernardino, CA 92415-0120.

Mountain bikers brave the cold, rain and snow at Rim Nordic  Big Bear Grizzly

The first race in the 2019 Rim Nordic Cross Country MTB series was set to go Sunday, May 19. And while the weather kept some people away, several riders ...

Ex-husband pleads guilty to wife's murder | Big Bear Valley News  Big Bear Grizzly

In September 2017, the Big Bear Grizzly reported on a missing San Diego woman, Julia Jacobson, who may have been headed to Big Bear when she ...

Switching gears to summer fun | Big Bear Sports  Big Bear Grizzly

This is the time of year that we all make the switch from skis to mountain bikes, snowshoes to kayaks and on and on and on. Mountain bike racing in the San ...

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