All posts tagged "opinion"
The Future of Home Design Revealed in New Report
By Phillip B. Burum I chose to celebrate National New Home Month in April by sharing the benefits of new home ownership with all of you. I am hopeful that you will choose to celebrate and support the...
- Posted April 18, 2019
New Homes Better Conserve Water
By Phillip B. Burum Growing up in the mid-Atlantic region, I never understood the underlying premise of dystopian-themed movies that depicted a future where water was the new currency or something worth killing for. Living in the suburbs...
- Posted April 11, 2019
New Home Building Supports Communities, Economies, Environment
By Phillip B. Burum In April, Americans celebrate National New Homes Month. The focus of this celebration extends beyond the home itself as new home communities have a far greater reach, including positive impacts to the local environment...
- Posted April 4, 2019
America Celebrates New Homes in April
By Phillip B. Burum Buy now! Aside from yesterday, there has never been a better day to buy a home. According to recent reports by CoreLogic, Inc., a major California-based corporation providing financial, property and consumer information; “homeowners...
- Posted March 28, 2019
Energy Audits Help Make Older Homes New Again
By Phillip B. Burum “Seems it never rains in southern California…” Albert Hammond It Never Rains in California 1972 Albert Hammond clearly knew not of what he spoke. If the winter of 1971 mimicked our current weather patterns,...
- Posted March 7, 2019
How Today’s New Homes Benefit the Environment
By Phillip B. Burum If you are a participant in the modern economy, you are part of the environmental movement. When the fifteen-year-old toaster browns it’s last piece of bread or that 20-year-old washing machine spins its last...
- Posted February 27, 2019
Riley’s Farm Schools Another District
By Lou Desmond As has been stated in these pages in earlier pieces Riley’s Farm is one of the treasures of our local area and a key economic engine for Oak Glen. One of the unique features...
- Posted February 18, 2019
Fall is my favorite time of the year
Fall is my favorite time of the year…well that and the holiday season. The air turns cooler. The football season opens. The leaves turn and thankfully the kids go back to school. In our region, because we...
- Posted September 15, 2018
Yucaipa Daily News endorses Duncan, Fawke, Allen-Hoyt for city council
After a careful review of the issues facing the city of Yucaipa and reviewing the backgrounds and strengths of the six candidates for city council, the Yucaipa Daily News is endorsing current Councilmember Bobby Duncan, Judge Robert...
- Posted November 7, 2016
Letters to the Editor
There’s no doubt about it – I’m voting for Judge Robert Fawke for Yucaipa City Council, District 5! He clearly understands the issues that need to be addressed, especially the issue with building toll lanes on the...
- Posted November 5, 2016