Category: Apple Valley

The Town of Apple Valley was incorporated on November 14, 1988, and is one of the twenty-two incorporated municipalities in California that uses “town” in its name instead of “city.” As of 2006, the population was estimated to be 67,507. The town is 10 miles (20 km) east of neighboring Victorville, 37 miles (60 km) south of Barstow and 46 miles (74 km) north of San Bernardino through the Cajon Pass.

Apple Valley is governed by a town council, whose current mayor is Peter Allan. The Mayor changes each December by a vote of the five-member Council.

Apple Valley was home to Roy Rogers and Dale Evans, whose museum was first established in Apple Valley (in 1967) before the museum was relocated to Victorville in 1976. Since 2003, the museum has been in Branson, Missouri. The move was made in hopes of reaching more fans;[6] however, the museum closed for financial reasons on December 12, 2009.

Apple Valley is the final resting place for both Roy and Dale. There are reminders of the Rogers family everywhere including roads and highways. Roy and Dale created St. Hillary’s Episcopal Church, founded a home for boys, and took in some 20-40 children and raised them as their own.

Working Poets Rock It 70’s Style

By Jim Nickerson High Desert Daily Music Critic (Apple Valley)–The Working poets brought Classic 70’s and 80’s Rock to the near 1,000 person audience at the Apple Valley Sunset Concert Series Thursday night with music from the Eagles to Steely…

MedPoint Brings Better Service To LaSalle

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– LaSalle Medical Associates, Inc. recently began working with a new health care management company, MedPoint Management. 
 
“MedPoint Management will help us streamline our operations and enhance LaSalle Medical Associates’ and our other IPA members’ ability…

Moon Party At The County Museum

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)–Members of the San Bernardino Valley Amateur Astronomers will set up their telescopes at the San Bernardino County Museum in Redlands on Saturday evening, August 6, 2011. Club members will bring several sizes and types of…

Dolls For Everyone At County Museum

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)–Girls and boys all over the world make and enjoy dolls. On Saturday, July 30, 2011 from 1 to 4 pm, the San Bernardino County Museum’s Education Division will host a Family Fun Day, “Dolls for…

Board Approves Realignment of Oak Hill Road

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– Oak Hill Road will be widened and realigned after the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors today awarded a contract to construct the improvements. “This project will greatly enhance safety and accessibility for the residents…