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Former Hesperia resident Eric Uglum carves out his niche in folk, bluegrass
Just because Apple Valley resident Eric Uglum grew up in Huntington Beach, it doesn’t mean the young lad was wild about surfing and boogie boarding. Instead, Uglum chose to ride the wave of acoustic music, which he says he took to like a fish t... Full story
Theater hoping for killer debut with 'Macbeth'
Ghost Light Theater presenting Shakespearean production Thursday through Saturday
Considering the current array of graphic television shows, films and video games desensitizing the masses, most wouldn’t bat an eye these days watching the bloody storyline of Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” unfold. However, that may... Full story
Macbeth fun facts
Although William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” is centuries old (written around 1604), the deeply disturbing play continues to be a fan favorite among theater buffs around the world. The first production was speculated to have been staged... Full story
2nd Annual Hesperia PetWalk coming to Civic Plaza Park
The Rotary Club of Hesperia hopes to breed lots of love and smiles among High Desert seniors with its upcoming 2nd Annual Hesperia PetWalk from 8 a.m. to noon on May 10 at Civic Plaza Park. According to Suzanne Edson, chairperson for the event, fund... Full story
'Jimmer,' furry friend 'Gizmo' to be grand marshals
For a pet lover like KAT Country DJ Jim “Jimmer” Dillman, losing his beloved beagle Boscoe two years ago was one of the worst experiences he’s ever been through. Dillman says in the aftermath, he and his wife Judy decided they did n... Full story
When pet owners are away, pet sitters come by to play
Pet sitting business a growing industry in U.S.
Going out of town for any length of time can be very hard on pet owners and their beloved companions, who grow accustomed to the daily love and care they receive. Thankfully, people like High Desert residents Jennifer Houston and Marie Parrino offer... Full story
Vallarta bringing more than groceries
New Hesperia store to hold grand opening, ribbon-cutting April 9
Ay Caramba! Vallarta Supermarket (Carniceria Vallarta) is coming to Hesperia with the aim of offering consumers an exciting and interactive shopping experience unlike any other. According to Tony Hernandez, director of marketing for the California-b... Full story
Seasonal fishing clinic coming next week
Hesperia Lake clinic for children ages 3 to 10
Local children can learn how to fish at Hesperia Lake at a seasonal clinic next week. Hesperia Recreation and Park District will host its seasonal Kid’s Fishing Clinic from 9 a.m. to noon April 12. The event is designed for children ages 3 to ... Full story
Stone Soup
Hello, Hesperia! I’ve got a cute story and great recipe for you. Have you ever heard of Stone Soup? I have but it was many years ago and I forgot all about it ... until now. When I took Madyson to preschool last week, that’s what they we... Full story
City officials: Help us fill time capsule
Residents invited to participate in photo, poetry contests, submit other items for consideration
Over its 25-year history, Hesperia has grown into a community that many are proud to call home, according to Rachel Molina, public information officer for the city. She says its residents have played a significant part in making it the warm and welco... Full story
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