JT VFW SUNDAY BREAKFAST

The Joshua Tree Veterans of Foreign Wars Post will offer a Sunday morning breakfast of all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast, plus bacon, sausage, burritos, and quesadillas, from 8 to 11. And don’t forget Taco Wednesday from 11 to 1.

TOWN OF YUCCA VALLEY, 9 OTHERS, NAMED IN DEVELOPERS LAWSUIT

A development company filed a lawsuit against the Town of Yucca Valley and nine other defendants last week, alleging, among other things, that the Town is requiring it to make improvements that it contends should have been made by the developer from whom it bought the property. According to the

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VEHICLE FIRE IN YUCCA MESA AREA

A call about a vegetation fire in Landers yesterday turned out to be a vehicle fire instead. About 6:15 a.m., Yucca Mesa fire fighters were dispatched to Linn Road, about a half mile off Highway 247, in Landers. Upon arrival, fire fighters discovered an abandoned mid-size pick-up truck burning. They

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WE MEET MISS YUCCA VALLEY CANDIDATE CERENA FOY

The Miss Yucca Valley Scholarship Pageant will be held this coming February 1 at the Joshua Springs Thunderdome. Today, Managing Editor Tami Roleff introduces us to candidate Cerena Foy…

Today we visit with Cerena Foy, a junior at Yucca Valley and candidate for Miss Yucca Valley. Hi Cerena. Tell us,

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“THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST” PLAYING AT THEATRE 29

“The Importance of Being Earnest”, by Oscar Wilde, the first of seven main stage productions offered for 2014 AT Theatre 29, continues its run through February 8. Called “a trivial comedy for serious people,” “The Importance of Being Earnest” is a tale of lost and found love and objects.” “The

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LECTURE ON THE HUMAN BRAIN AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TOMORROW

Science Saturdays continue tomorrow at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley. Reporter Taylor Thacker invites you to learn about the human brain…

The Hi-Desert Nature Museum continues their popular education program, Science Saturdays, with exciting topics to start off the new year. On Saturday, January 25, the topic will

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DISCOVERY DAY AT SKY’S THE LIMIT TOMORROW

Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center will be hosting a stargazing Discovery Night Saturday, January 25. Two comets will be visible to those who are able to stay awake until 4 a.m. A full agenda for the evening is posted on the observatory’s website, skysthelimit29.org. The public is welcome

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STUDENT ART SHOW OPENS MONDAY AT TWENTYNINE PALMS ART GALLERY

The talents of our local Morongo Basin Art students will be highlighted at the 29 Palms Art Gallery. Reporter Sara Snyder says students should bring in their art Sunday and Monday…

The 29 Palms Art Gallery will hold its annual Student Show in February. The judged show features art from

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WILLIAMS INSURANCE IN TWENTYNINE PALMS NOW COVERED CALIFORNIA CERTIFIED

The recent changes in health insurance can be really confusing and the various websites can be overwhelming. Dee Richhart with Williams Insurance is the only Covered California Certified Agent in Twentynine Palms and is available to help residents throughout the Morongo Basin sort out the options and apply for health

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY OUT-OF-THIS-WORLD FUNDRAISER SUNDAY

The Morongo Basin Historical Society is boldly going where no historical society has gone before. The historical society is hosting the fundraiser “Area 62,” a day-long event celebrating the area’s ties to UFOs and extra-terrestrials. Managing editor Tami Roleff puts on her foil hat…

The Morongo Basin Historical Society boldly

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MEALS OFFERRED AT THE JOSHUA TREE VFW POST

The Joshua Tree Veterans of Foreign Wars Post will offer an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner tonight (Jan 24), from 4 to 6, complete with salad and garlic bread, for only $5. Sunday morning is an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast, plus bacon, sausage, burritos, and quesadillas, from 8 to 11. And don’t forget

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FOOD FOR LIFE SERVING FREE MEALS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

Food for Life is offering free meals for low-income families and individuals in Twentynine Palms tomorrow. Twentynine Palms High School Interact Club volunteers will be serving spaghetti, salad, and dessert at Little Church of the Desert Community Hall from 3 to 5 p.m.

KIDS CRAFTS AT THE TWENTYNINE PALMS LIBRARY TOMORROW

The Twentynine Palms Library is offering a free kids craft program tomorrow. Reporter Taylor Thacker has the invitation…

School-aged children are invited to make a craft this weekend! The craft will be sparkly icicles and will take place at the Twentynine Palms Library this Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 2:30

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL BEATS YUCCA VALLEY IN GIRLS BASKETBALL

Twentynine Palms High School girls’ basketball raised their record to 14-and-4 overall and 3-and-0 in league Wednesday at home against Yucca Valley winning 45-to-27. Coach Tim Stanford said Leading scorers for the Wildcats were Tusia Brown with 10 points, eight rebounds, five steals, and Nokomis Cabrera with 10 points four

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A BUSY DAY FOR HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

It’s a busy day in high school sports today. The Twentynine Palms boys’ and girls’ soccer teams play the Golden Eagles of Desert Hot Springs. The boys travel to Desert Hot Springs with the match starting at 5 p.m.; the girls host the Golden Eagles at home, starting at 5

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YUCCA VALLEY AND TWENTYNINE PALMS COUNCILMEMBERS NOT RUNNING FOR RE-ELECTION

Two current council members, one on the Twentynine Palms City Council and one on the Yucca Valley Town Council, have announced they will not be running for re-election. Jay Corbin, the current mayor pro tem for Twentynine Palms, told Z107.7 news that he’s enjoyed being on the council and his

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL GETS UPDATES ON REVENUE, NEW PROJECTS

The Yucca Valley Town Council started its meeting off Tuesday night with a mid-year budget review, and got mostly good news. The Town’s estimated expenditures are slightly below the Town’s anticipated revenues. The Town had expected sales tax revenues to fall by 2 percent, but instead sales tax revenues are

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HOLIDAY WEEKEND BUSIEST ON RECORD FOR JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK RANGERS

According to the National Park Service, last weekend was one of the busiest holiday weekends on record for rangers at Joshua Tree due to warm weather that brought a high number of visitors: Friday evening, Rangers were called out to a report of a possible dead man in the Sheep’s

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MORONGO BASIN CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING SATURDAY

Local environmentalists will get together for their annual meeting this Saturday. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to find out more about the Morongo Basin Conservation Association…..

The Morongo Basin Conservation Association holds its annual meeting this Saturday at the Yucca Valley Community Center. The meeting starts at 9 a.m.

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WOMEN’S HEALTH SYMPOSIUM ABOARD MARINE BASE NEXT WEEK

A women’s health symposium will take place January 28 from 7:30 a.m. to 1p.m. on the Combat Center in Bldg 1707. This symposium is by women for women. All women with base access are encouraged to attend and female leaders are asked to encourage female subordinates to attend. Guest speakers

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