AV YouthBuild opens Palmdale Dream Center

[Left] AV YouthBuild Executive Director Rossie Johnson embraces YouthBuild participant Rehonda Trotter, after Trotter’s emotional remarks at the opening celebration…

2 arrested in car-to-car shooting of teen girl

Several hours after the car-to-car shooting, a vehicle believed to be involved was stopped near Palmdale Boulevard and 10th Street East. Three occupants were detained, and two were eventually arrested. [Photo by LUIS MEZA]

PALMDALE – Two suspects have been arrested in connection with a gang-related car-to-car shooting in Palmdale Friday that critically wounded a teenage girl, authorities announced Saturday. Jaime Espinoza, 20, and Fernando Albarran Jr., 21, were booked at the Palmdale Sheriff’s…

AV YouthBuild opens Palmdale Dream Center

Palmdale Dream Center 5

PALMDALE – Antelope Valley YouthBuild on Thursday celebrated the completion of the Palmdale Dream Center, a new transitional housing program and outreach facility located at 38518 5th Street East in Palmdale. The 6,000 sq. ft. facility was constructed over the…

AVH ‘excellent’ in treating stroke patients

AV Hospital

LANCASTER — Antelope Valley Hospital (AVH) has achieved Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification from The Joint Commission and the Los Angeles County Emergency Medical Services Agency. This designation signifies that AVH has the equipment, infrastructure, staff and training programs needed…

UAV adding men’s basketball

UAV basketball

LANCASTER – University of Antelope Valley is starting an intercollegiate men’s basketball program, Athletics Director Jeff Bussell announced this week. UAV is recruiting players immediately, and the inaugural season is slated for winter 2015. “We are truly excited to add…