'Super Tutors' volunteer vacation time

June 24, 2014

Granite Hills students lend helping hand at Yucca Loma Elementary’s summer intersession

By Martial Haprov
Apple Valley Review Editor

Dominique Fenton was in kindergarten for her first experience with the summer intersession program at Yucca Loma Elementary School. Now heading into her sophomore year at Granite Hills High School, Fenton is giving back by being a volunteer tutor for the elementary school’s “Around the World in 15 Days” intersession.

Code enforcement reports on May cases, results

June 24, 2014

Trash, debris, dumping among top violations

By Martial Haprov
Apple Valley Review Editor

A neighborhood clean-up day helped the Town’s Code Enforcement department remove more than 28 tons of trash from the community while department officers were busy enforcing the Town’s codes last month, according to a Town report.

On May 17, Code Enforcement conducted a six-hour neighborhood clean-up event at Central and Sitting Bull roads. Town officials report that 80 citizens participated, bringing in a total of 28.9 tons of trash and debris and 1.3 tons of recyclables.

'Phat Cat' to open Sunset Concerts Series Thursday

June 24, 2014

Concerts continue through Aug. 17

By L.J. Gambone
Apple Valley Review

Good times and great memories are on the bill at the Town of Apple Valley’s free Sunset Concert Series. The energetic High Desert-based Phat Cat Swinger band will kick off the event at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Apple Valley Civic Center Park Amphitheater, 14955 Dale Evans Parkway. The series will continue on Thursday evenings through Aug. 17.

Swing it, baby!

June 24, 2014

By Pat Orr
Apple Valley Review

The summer Sunset Concerts Series resumes Thursday with Phat Cat Swinger on the stage. This series of concerts has become a nice community event as it has built in popularity over the years.


'Music Man' debuts at Civic Center Thursday

June 18, 2014

Musical is first to be produced outdoors in Apple Valley

By Davida Siwisa James
For the Apple Valley Review

The Town of Apple Valley, in a collaborative venture with Hannett-Thorn Productions, will be presenting Robert Willson’s “The Music Man” this Thursday through Saturday at The Civic Center Park Amphitheater behind Town Hall.

Councilman Curt Emick, who was instrumental in spearheading this production, has a love of live performance dating back to his childhood.

Around the world in 15 days

June 18, 2014

James Quigg, Apple Valley Review

Visha Patel, second from right, dances with Simarjut Sing, Varun Patel, Manav Patel and Keshav Kapur of the Revolution Institute of Performing Arts as they performed a Bollywood style dance last week at Yucca Loma Elementary school's summer intersession program, 'Around the World in 15 days.'

Optimists honor AV students

June 18, 2014

Club honoring kids through ‘Youth Appreciation’ since 1968

From Staff Reports

The Optimist Club of Apple Valley recently recognized local children who show dedication and a high quality of moral character within their community at the club’s Youth Appreciation program.

“This is my favorite event of the year because it is not a contest of athletic strength or who gets the best grades but rather an award ceremony for the kids in our community who demonstrate the qualities of high moral character,” said Julie Whittingham, chairperson for the Youth Appreciation program.


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