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Joey Lopez Memorial Run adds weight to the race

ROSAMOND, Calif.--There is competitive running on a 5-K cross country course in the foothills of the Mojave Desert, then there is competitive running wearing...

STARBASE is hiring

Edwards Air Force Base in Southern California is now hiring a government civilian instructor position for its STARBASE program. Interested applicants should contact STARBASE Director,...

Marine Corps League honor fallen

The evening before Memorial Day, the Marine Corps League presented their 22nd Annual Candlelight Ceremony at the Lancaster Cemetery. Guests were given a lit candle...

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...

Memories shared at Memorial Veterans Barbecue

The meaning of Memorial Day is to hold in one's heart those people that veterans know as "absent friends and comrades," and the meaning...

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...

Care facility hosts pinning ceremony

Going into the Memorial Day weekend, the Ellison John Transitional Care Facility in Lancaster, Calif., hosted two dozen veterans whose service ranged from World...

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...

NASA taps 11 American companies to advance human lunar landers

NASA has selected 11 companies, including Masten Space Systems in Mojave, Calif., to conduct studies and produce prototypes of human landers for its Artemis...

Memorial Day Events, 2019

Annual Veteran Pinning Ceremony - Friday, May 24; 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Ellison John Transitional Care Center, 43830 10th Street West, Lancaster. FMI, 661-494-8600 Memorial...