Women of the Moose Annual Swap Meet Fundraiser at Jack O'Landia
Third District Supervisor James Ramos, left, makes a presentation to Lucerne Valley Market and Hardware Store owner Linda Gommel, center, while Ramos' field rep Bev Lowry, right, looks on. Gommel's store was honored for being a leader in local rooftop solar. Peter Day / The Leader
By Peter Day
LUCERNE VALLEY — Third District Supervisor James Ramos talked shop and fielded questions during a 1-1/2-hour coffee event Thursday morning at the Lucerne Valley Community Center.
LV Household Hazardous Waste collection
The next Lucerne Valley Household Hazardous Waste will be held from 9 a.m to noon on Saturday, Sept. 19 behind the fire stations.
Items: anti-freeze/oil/oil filters/batteries/paint(latex only)/all electronic wastes/fluorescent bulbs/medical needles. No trash, chemicals, tires, etc.
Food Giveaway days and locations
His Closet Fundraiser Yard Sale
His Closet/His Pantry Ministries will hold a fundraiser yard sale this Thursday, Friday and Saturday (Sept. 3, 4, and 5) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day.
This yard sale is a fundraiser to help with ongoing expenses and plans for future expansion to better serve this community.
His Closet/His Pantry is located at 34551 State Hwy. 18, Lucerne Valley. For more information, call 760-248-7070.
Please bring your own bags.
Tuesday, Aug. 25
12:30 p.m. A search and rescue operation was called in the area of Bessemer Mine Road and Old Woman Springs Road.
5:17 p.m. An OHV patrol was performed in the area of North Side Road and Lincoln Road.
4:43 p.m. Lewd acts with a child was reported by a Barstow Road resident.
11:32 a.m. Search and rescue were called to the area of Bessemer Mine Road and Old Woman Springs Road.
10:08 a.m. A drug-related arrest was made in the 32000 block of Azurite Road.
Monday, Aug. 24
Linda Sue Reed, 51, a lifelong resident of Lucerne Valley passed away April 10, 2015 after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born July 20,1963 in Flagstaff, Arizona to Nancy and John Reed. She was in remission for 10 years until the cancer came back full force. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends who loved her.
The next meeting of the Lucerne Valley Economic Development Association will be held at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 1 at the Senior Center.
To be discussed at the meeting:
• The drought including restrictions in place and how it affects the community, and its economic consequences
• The status of hauled water and we the community is with the county on the topic, also adjudication and issues affecting Lucerne Valley.
• The Rural Water Association working with local mutual water companies, grants, local programs, etc.
Food Giveaway days and locations
Days and locations of Food Giveaway in Lucerne Valley. First Thursday of the Month – Club House in Lucerne Valley Shopping Center, 32770 Old Woman Springs Road 9:00 am-Noon, Second Thursday – Midway Park, 34824 Rabbit Springs Road, Third Thursday – Domestic Violence, 32649 Highway 18, Fourth week of the month the giveaway is at the Lucerne Valley Community Church, 10375 Ladera Road behind the Fire Station, 8:00 am to 10:00 am, and the last Friday of every month His Closet located at 34551 Highway 18 is open 10:00 am -1:00 pm.