Day: August 11, 2011

Energy Commission Approves Power Plant For Palmdale

By Staff Reports (Palmdale)– The California Energy Commission approved Wednesday the construction of a proposed 570-megawatt hybrid power plant in Los Angeles County. By a 4-0 vote, the Energy Commission adopted the presiding member’s proposed decision (PMPD) for the Palmdale…

Education: Excelsior School Opens In Phelan

Nikki Garret Metzger High Desert Daily (Phelan) — Excelsior Charter School celebrated the grand opening of their Phelan Resource Center Wednesday night with a ribbon cutting ceremony and entertainment by American Idol finalist Stevie Wright. Representatives from Congressman Buck McKeon’s…

Mojave Flick Review: Cowboys And Aliens

Editor’s note: We all love movies, but rather than ask a syndicated columnist who has never visited our beautiful High Desert, we commissioned our own local movie critic: Nolan P. Smith to review films and give us a local perspective.…

Thought of the day: Encouragement

Thought of the day. This section is honestly intended to generate quotes daily to get your day started, going or improved. Think positive High Desert. Unity is key to happiness. Miguel Gonzalez Editor & Founder. From Values.com “Encouragement is the…