Victorville Conservation Workshop Presented In Spanish This Weekend: RSVP

VICTORVILLE, Calif. – The City of Victorville will host a free water conservation workshop on Friday, Oct. 18 that will be presented entirely in Spanish. The workshop will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Conference Room D at Victorville City Hall, located at 14343 Civic Dr.

This hands-on workshop is free and open to Victor Valley residents who are 18 and older. Children from 12 to 17 years old may attend the workshop with a parent or guardian. Registration is required and available online at on the City’s website or by calling (760) 955-2016. Reservations

MDAQMD Warning: Increasing Wind Speeds, Dry Conditions Elevate Particulate Pollution

The Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District has issued an air quality advisory due to windblown dust throughout much of the Mojave Desert Air Basin. The advisory will expire as winds die down; according to forecasts as of Thursday afternoon, winds are expected to calm late Friday into Saturday morning. 

Windblown dust is nothing new to long-time desert dwellers, but the amount created by consecutive high-wind days can cause a significant decline in air quality that can adversely affect the health of our residents – especially those with pre-existing cardiac or respiratory issues.

Battery Electric Buses Plug Into The High Desert

HESPERIA, Calif – Victor Valley Transit Authority unveiled its first zero-emission electric buses during a ceremony last week. For years, the VVTA fleet has been powered by clean compressed natural gas, but California Air Resources Board regulations are requiring transit agencies to shift to electric buses. During the ceremony, VVTA Executive Director Kevin Kane noted these buses are the first battery electric transit buses for County of San Bernardino.

2019 Apple Valley Airshow: See The USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team Heritage Flight

APPLE VALLEY, CA – The Apple Valley Airshow and NAPA© Auto Parts Car Display promises to be the most exciting Victor Valley event ever. Saturday, October 12, 2019 is the date to Save!

The Apple Valley Airshow attracts spectators from all over Southern California.It is a big favorite with families. This year’s line-up includes the USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team Heritage Flight with the F-86 Sabre, US Coast Guard Air Station Sacramento with the C-27J Spartan, Dawn Patrol RV Formation

VVC Avionics Paid Apprenticeship Applications Open Now: Trade School At Its Best

VICTORVILLE, Calif. – Charity Lindsey, The first cohort of Victor Valley College students training to become avionics technicians began last month with ongoing recruitment for the next two groups of apprentices.

The Electronics Technician Apprenticeship Program is a paid apprenticeship program created in partnership between VVC, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), and the San Bernardino County Workforce Development Board.

New CA State Grant Website In Progress : Virtual Journey Mapping Webinar and Survey For Nonprofits

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – CalNonprofits and CivicMakers: California is designing a new, game-changing website that will be a central hub for all grants available to nonprofits from California state agencies The California State Library is creating the website now, and your insights and experiences are needed to make sure it serves the needs of nonprofits. If you have ever tried to get a state grant, currently get state funding, or even thought about applying for one, the State Library needs your input.

150th Union Pacific Anniversary Celebration Comes To Victorville Station Oct. 9

OMAHA, Neb. – The world’s largest steam locomotive, Union Pacific’s Big Boy No. 4014, will embark on a third and final tour celebrating the 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad’s completion, giving rail fans across the Southwest an opportunity to experience history. The newly restored locomotive recently completed a tour across the upper Midwest and a trip to Ogden, Utah, for a May 9 ceremony commemorating the anniversary.

Governor Vetoes Assemblyman Obernolte’s Bill To Fast-Track Fire Safety Escape Routes

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Assemblyman Obernolte (R-Hesperia) announced his disappointment that Governor Newsom vetoed his bill to streamline urgent safety projects in high-risk fire areas with insufficient egress (exit) routes.

“I am astonished and extremely disappointed that Governor Newsom has vetoed my fire safety bill. As we enter into our high-risk fire season, we need to ensure that residents who live in fire-

Ontario Professional Career Event – Sales & Management Specific

ONTARIO,  Calif. – HireLive is a national career service company specializing in Sales, Retail and Management Career Fairs, and has more than a decade of experience in connecting job seekers with industry leading companies that are currently hiring. This is your opportunity to interview face to face with Fortune 500 and Industry Leading companies seeking talented, experienced and enthusiastic sales, retail and management candidates.

Annual Happy Trails Parade Returns to The Village In Apple Valley Oct. 5

APPLE VALLEY, Calif.  – Floats, marching bands, classic cars and horses will all make their way down Outer Highway 18 on Oct. 5 for one of Apple Valley’s oldest traditions, the Happy Trails Parade.

The procession steps off at 10 a.m. Residents and event patrons can also stop by the Street Fair featuring local retail, food and art vendors during or after the show. The annual event draws hundreds of residents each year to The Village and more than 50 parade