Latest Hesperia Star Stories

2008-06-24 15:03:08

By Beau Yarbrough, Hesperia Star, Calif. Jun. 20--Officials have issued an extreme heat advisory. Temperatures this weekend are expected to exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The San Bernardino County Department of Public Health is warning the public to take steps to avoid heat-related illness.

2008-06-17 15:00:18

By Peter Day, Hesperia Star, Calif. Jun. 16--For years, members of the Hesperia Chamber of Commerce have been networking through the weekly Coffee Club and the monthly luncheon and mixer events. Now, thanks to a complete overhall of its Web site, members can more easily connect in cyberspace.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.