Fire Department Merge - Our local fire departments become one under the Big Bear Fire Authority on July 1.

    Road Work in Village Postponed - The City of Big Bear has rescheduled applying a slurry seal on the asphalt in the Village until summer or early fall. Contact John Harris or call (909) 253-3201.

    High-Collision Reduction Campaign - The Arrowhead CHP has begun a program to lower the mileage death rate and number of injuries through traffic safety public awareness, education, and enforcement. Call 909-867-2791 or visit www.chp.ca.gov.

    From the Feds
    Drought Disaster Loans Available - Small non-farm businesses may apply for low interest federal disaster loans, including San Bernardino County. The deadline is November 8, 2018. Read More.

    Talk to Morrell or Cook Reps. - Office hours are held for field reps of Senator Mike Morrell and Congressman Paul Cook on the second Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Chamber's conference room.

    IRS Small Business Self-Employed Tax Center - See the video.

    Heavy Duty Engines Program - AQMD provides information on the Carl Moyer Program that seeks to obtain emission reductions. Grant money is available. Learn More.

    Hispanic BizCon 2018 - June 7 in Ontario. Learn more.

    Ignite! 90 Days to Business Mastery Program for Women - Partial scholarships are available. Learn more.

    Cyber Security & How to Protect Your Business - May 16, 11 am - 1:00 pm - Ontario Airport. Co-sponsored by the FBI Cyber Crime Task Force and the IE Regional Chamber of Commerce. Learn more and register.

    News You Can Use
    The IRS Video Portal provides a multitude of tips and advice on running a business. View video here.

    The Business Digest is also posted weekly at www.bigbearchamber.com