Quake rattles Southern California; some damage in Ridgecrest

Updated at 3:30 p.m., PDT. A strong earthquake rattled a large swath of Southern California and parts of Nevada on July 4, rattling nerves on...

Virgin Galactic moving to New Mexico from Mojave

At a May 10 press conference at the New Mexico State Capitol Building in Santa Fe, hosted by New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham,...

Aviation legend Bob Gilliland passes

Robert J. “Bob” Gilliland, former Lockheed test pilot and the first man to fly the iconic SR-71 Blackbird spy plane, the world’s fastest aircraft,...

Students solar, electric cars rev up to win

In preparation for an upcoming competition, 20 students in Palmdale High School’s Engineering Academy have been spending as much time as possible perfecting their...

Palm Springs Air Museum offers flight of memory in a time...

PALM SPRINGS--A richly-endowed air museum is a time machine of sorts, in that it combines an expansive view of recent history, with aviation technology...

High Desert Hangar Stories: The N-9MB — Not an eagle in...

On April 22, we suffered a tremendous loss when Planes of Fame pilot David Vopat and the historic Northrop N-9MB were both lost in...

Honoring our fallen heroes: Remembering those who gave their all

At Mojave Cemetery small American flags fluttered in the cold 30-mph winds above the graves of 462 veterans. The flags were placed on veterans...

A simple thank you inadequate on Memorial Day

With the 75th anniversary of D-Day approaching, nothing can sufficiently compensate the men and women who lost their lives defending in war the freedoms...

Opportunity awaits veterans back home

A door opens into a room at Antelope Valley College’s Lancaster campus, representing paths to the future for military veterans and their dependents. For at...

Memorial Day recognized at events Valley-wide

While Memorial Day events at some sites in the Antelope Valley maintained a somewhat formal approach, other places like Desert Lawn Memorial Park in...