Month: January 2013

January Is National Mentoring Month

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)–Did you know that January is National Mentoring Month? Each year since its launch in 2002, National Mentoring Month has helped raise awareness of the need for supportive, adult mentors in a child’s life. At Inland…

Recycled Water Permits Approved By State

By Staff Reports (Barstow)– — A 20-year effort launched by the Victor Valley Wastewater Reclamation Authority, it’s supporting member agencies, and the Mojave Water Agency to bring the vital resource of recycled water to the High Desert culminated Thursday in…

Thought Of The Day: To Take Advantage

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

Aging Faster With Diabetes

By Staff Reports From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. (Victor Valley)–Even if we’re healthy, we still lose about 10 percent of our aerobic ability each decade after about age 40 or…

Obesity, Overweight And Dying

By Staff Reports From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. A look at data from almost 100 studies with about 3 million people indicates that people who are obese are more likely…

Thought Of The Day: To Touch The Stars

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

Tips To Stay Healthy At College

By USA.gov (Victor Valley)–College students spend a lot of time worrying about their studies; sometimes they can forget the importance of taking care of their health. While college life involves new challenges, responsibilities and excitement, it can also be a…

A Firsthand Experience Of ecoATM

By Nolan Patrick Smith High Desert Daily (Victorville)–You have seen the television ads, maybe even the segments on the local news channels, but how is the new ecoATM really? Now that the High Desert has its very own ecoATM in…