Change. Not everyone likes it, but it’s one thing we can all accept with certainty will happen. Change happens every day, every hour, every minute.
Labor Day is over and the summer season is coming to a close. There are still many fall activities and events in Big Bear for residents and visitors to enjoy, so don’t go into hibernation just yet.
This past weekend, Grizzly staff members were alerted to a possible bullying incident at Big Bear Middle School. As long as we have collectively lived here, raised children here, have friends and family with children in Big Bear schools, we knew this was something that needed addressing.
Big Bear is alphabet soup in terms of local governing boards and bodies. Water, school, utilities, healthcare, city and community services district, not to mention roads and advisory and visitors and chamber boards. The list is endless.
Is there anywhere safe in this country? The mass shootings take place at schools, in theaters, at festivals, at concerts, in malls and at Walmart. Violence has become a way of life, sadly the norm rather than the exception.