Weekly booking logs - August 14, 2013

August 20, 2013

SUSPENDED LICENSE: At 12:18 a.m. on Aug. 1 in the location of Barstow Road and Route 247, 29-year-old Michael Davis of Lucerne Valley was arrested on suspicion of speeding, driving on a suspended license, resisting arrest and driving without proof of insurance. He was booked in the Victor Valley Station and bail was set at $25,000 on the felony resisting arrest charge and $40,000 on the misdemeanor warrant for driving on a suspended license. He was released later the same day.


Sheriff's Blotter 8-14-13

August 20, 2013

FOUND KEYS: A resident found a set of keys in the roadway and gave them to the Lucerne Valley Station. The keys were handed in on Aug. 6.
RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY REPORT: Deputies responded to a report of a residential burglary in the 30000 area of Emerald Road at 6:20 p.m. on Aug. 5. The reporting party stated someone was in her closet; however, nothing appeared missing.
RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY REPORT: A resident of the 9000 area of El Sereno Avenue reported at 7:57 p.m. on Aug. 4 that someone kicked in his back door and took his cellphone. However, the phone had been misplaced.

This Week In History: August 14, 2013

August 20, 2013

50 years ago (Aug. 15, 1963):
• A stretch of Highway 18 east of Deadman’s Point was searched for evidence related to the death of Dolores Siddall. The search was lead by Hugh Pheaster, the man who was convicted of killing Siddall.
• Shopping: Lettuce was selling for 9 cents per pound; 26-ounce bottles of Pepsi Cola were selling at 5 for 89 cents.
• Weather: Aug. 13, 1963 high temperature was 101, with a low of 70.

What's Happening - August 14, 2013

August 20, 2013

Outriders plan
progressive ride
Lucerne Valley Outriders are planning a progressive ride on Saturday, Aug. 17. The ride will start at the Lucerne Valley VFW at 10 a.m. Please be there at 9 a.m.
They will proceed to Chris and Rae Schwarcz’s ranch in the Cove, for a Goody stop, then back toward the “V” and drop in on Blew Eyes for another Goody stop, then back to the VFW. Our BBQ and Potluck will be held on the back patio of the VFW. Meat and potatoes will be provided. Please bring a potluck side dish, your chairs and your drinks.

Solar, wind top issues at LVEDA

August 20, 2013

Leader Editor

An array of current, local topics were discussed during last Tuesday’s meeting of the Lucerne Valley Economic Development Association.

Agendized topics included Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan, Marine Base Expansion, the push to end the hauled water prohibition, the new joint Lucerne Valley and Johnson Valley Municipal Advisory Council and the status of a Lucerne Valley pictorial book in progress.

Ramos swears in seven to new regional MAC

August 14, 2013

Leader Editor

Seven appointed members of the newly-formed regional Municipal Advisory Council were sworn into office Tuesday night by Third District Supervisor James Ramos.

Richard Selby was named chair and Joanna Wright vice-chair of the new combined Lucerne Valley-Johnson Valley MAC. The MAC will provide advise on land use and other issues to Ramos and the county of San Bernardino.

Lucerne Valley and Johnson Valley MAC Members to be sworn in

August 13, 2013

From Staff and Wire Reports

Tonight (Tuesday, Aug. 13), Supervisor Ramos will be swearing in the new members of the Lucerne Valley and Johnson Valley Municipal Advisory Council during the first meeting.

“We are pleased to have this MAC up and running. It is a much-needed avenue where residents can voice their concerns and make the changes they wish to see in their communities,” Supervisor Ramos said.


New school year just weeks away

August 7, 2013

By Peter Day
Leader Editor

With the beginning of the school year just two weeks away, Lucerne Valley Unified School District staff and parents are gearing up for 2013-14 school year.

The first day of school for the district’s elementary, middle school, high school and alternative education sites is Wednesday, Aug. 21.

Walk-in registration began last week at all school sites and will continue as needed. Hours are 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. through Aug. 8 and 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. after Aug. 12.

Summer hours for all offices ended on Aug. 8.


At the park: "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory"

August 7, 2013

“Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” will be shown on Friday, Aug. 9 at Pioneer Park.

The movie is part of the Lucerne Valley Parks and Recreation 2013 Summer “Movies In The Park” series, which will conclude with “Big Miracle” on Aug. 23.

The movies are shown in Pioneer Park’s Outdoor Theatre and begin at sunset.
Admission is free. For more information, call CSA 29 at 760-248-7048.


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