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  • Nonprofits struggling with lack of funds
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:55:05 GMT
    Lisa Anderson, founder of Swapping Mamas, is one of dozens of nonprofit leaders who say that the need is greater than the funds available....
  • Tri-Community churches celebrate unity
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:03:45 GMT
    Members of nine different churches in the Phelan-Pinon Hills-Wrightwood area gathered for a "Picnic in the Park" on July 12. The event, which celebrated unity in the community, was hosted by the Mojave West chapter of Aglow International and was held at High Desert Baptist Church in Phelan....
  • Rafting down the American is a summer treat
    published on Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:09:15 GMT
    After all, for thousands of visitors annually floating down the lower American River on a rubber raft, it is their introduction to Sacramento....
  • Phelan racer to finish career in 2014 All-American Soap Box Derby
    published on Sat, 19 Jul 2014 01:04:55 GMT
    The Phelan native will compete in the 2014 All-American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio, on July 26. It will be his final race before retiring from the sport....
  • Rafting down the American is a summer treat
    published on Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:09:15 GMT
    After all, for thousands of visitors annually floating down the lower American River on a rubber raft, it is their introduction to Sacramento....
  • Family, friends remember teens at memorial service
    published on Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    "Life hurts. When death comes into your family, it will always be too soon," Flores said at the memorial service for Nicole Lyle, 18, of Victorville, and John Cabrera Jr., 16, of Phelan, on Friday morning....
  • Early electricity pioneer dies at 101
    published on Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:32:07 GMT
    Ruth McDaniel, a pioneer who helped to bring electricity to the High Desert, was elected Phelan's honorary mayor in 1962 and also served as postmaster for 31 years in the town, has died....
  • Former 'Planet of the Apes' actor itching for one more part
    published on Sat, 12 Jul 2014 04:31:21 GMT
    After working with the "Planet of the Apes" movie franchise some 40 years ago, Bill Blake is hoping Hollywood has a part for him in the next movie....
  • Rafting down the American is a summer treat
    published on Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:09:15 GMT
    After all, for thousands of visitors annually floating down the lower American River on a rubber raft, it is their introduction to Sacramento....
  • Father of Crash Victim Calls for Road Redesign
    published on Sat, 28 Jun 2014 17:24:00 GMT
    A steep off-ramp in the Cajon Pass is being called too steep for heavy vehicles like the dump truck that failed to brake before killing two teenagers and injuring three others near Phelan....
  • Teens killed truck: Dump truck carrying concrete hits 2 teens, knocking out car
    published on Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:56:50 GMT
    Two teenagers were killed and three others were injured when a dump truck lost control and pushed a vehicle off of a freeway and into an embankment in California late Tuesday, authorities said....
  • Vigil for SoCal Teen Crash Victims
    published on Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:21:29 GMT
    The dump truck driver lost control while getting off the 15 Freeway in the Cajon Pass and landed on a PT Cruiser with five people inside, authorities said A teen survivor who was in a fatal crash that claimed the lives of two of his friends talks to NBC4 News about what he experienced when a dump truck slammed into the car he was riding in that was ... (more)...
  • Concrete Truck Rolls On Car, Kills Two in California
    published on Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:19:05 GMT
    June 25--CAJON PASS -- Two High Desert teens died and three other people were seriously injured late Tuesday when a dump truck hauling 80,000 pounds of concrete crashed into a PT Cruiser and then rolled on top of it....
  • Hundreds gather at Phelan vigil for two teens killed in Cajon Pass crash
    published on Thu, 26 Jun 2014 05:21:32 GMT
    PHELAN >> Hundreds of people crowded the front parking lot at Serrano High School on Wednesday night to remember two teenagers who died in a crash in the Cajon Pass....
  • Survivor Of Crash That Killed 2 Teens: 'It Was Nothing That Was Our Fault'
    published on Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    One of the survivors of a crash that took the lives of two teenagers Tuesday night in the Cajon Pass is speaking out....
  • 2 killed, 3 injured in Cajon Pass crash
    published on Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    A 16-year-old Phelan boy and an 18-year-old Victorville woman were killed late Tuesday night in the Cajon Pass in the fourth fatal accident to claim two or more victims in the region since Mother's Day....
  • Excelsior, Brandman University to partner
    published on Tue, 17 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Excelsior Charter School and Brandman University have struck a deal to begin offering concurrent enrollment courses for high school juniors and seniors that will transfer to in-state universities, school administrators said....