65 years ago – 1947 Everyone was invited to the first Christmas party in Town Hall. Ernie Maxwell was master-of-ceremonies and Charles Kretsinger led the carol singing. 60 years ago – 1952 Sale of Buckhorn Ranch at Dutch Flat to the Reorganized Church of Latter-day Saints was announced. 55 years ago – 1957 Vandals shot […]
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Hill businesses and institutions that will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 25, to observe the Christmas Day holiday: Area post offices BBVA Compass Bank Fairway Market Fern Creek Medical Center Idyllwild Library Idyllwild Pharmacy Idyllwild Transfer Station Mt. San Jacinto State Park These will be closed Monday-Tuesday, Dec. 24-25, to observe the Christmas Eve and Day […]
Fire log Hill fire stations responded to the following calls, Monday to Sunday, Dec. 10 to 16, 2012: Idyllwild Fire Department and Ambulance Dec. 11 — Smoke control, North Circle Drive and Highway 243, Idyllwild. Dec. 13 — Walk-in medical aid. Dec. 14 — Medical aid, 54300 block of Live Oak Lane, Idyllwild. Dec. 14 […]
A pack of letters that Kris Kringle himself let the Town Crier borrow. Instead of bringing you the usual news stories that fill the following page each week, we like to take a breather each year and let you look at the season through the eyes of the children in our community.
The Idyllwild Post Office retail counter will be open Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, Monday, Dec. 24 and 31, from 9 a.m. to noon. Package pickup will still be available from noon until 5 p.m. at the Dutch door in the main lobby.
The Town Crier has been informed of the following opportunities to help children and families on the Hill during the holidays: • The Red Kettle is a collection site for CHIPS for Kids through Tuesday, Dec. 18. • New Spirit Vacation Homes and New Spirit Mortgage is sponsoring its first Christmas Toy Drive. You can bring an […]
Town Hall adult volleyball got started last week with a rematch of last year’s championship game between the Idyllwild Garage and Silver Pines Lodge. Idyllwild Garage won the match last year for their second consecutive championship.
Fire log Hill fire stations responded to the following calls, Monday to Sunday, Dec. 3 to 9, 2012: Idyllwild Fire Department and Ambulance Dec. 4 — Smell of smoke, Doubleview Drive, Idyllwild. Dec. 5 — Medical aid, Temecula Drive, Idyllwild. Dec. 6 — Medical aid, North Circle Drive, Idyllwild. Dec. 8 — Walk-in medical aid. […]