STAIRWAY TO THE STARS TICKETS

The deadline is this Monday to get tickets for the festive fund-raiser for Sky’s the Limit, “Stairway to the Stars.” Managing editor Tami Roleff tells you where to get them…

Tickets are now on sale for Stairway to the Stars, a festive fundraiser for Sky’s The Limit Observatory and Nature

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REACHOUT TEAMS WITH TANK BATTALION

Seniors and the disabled in Twentynine Palms can get help with yard work and minor home repairs, thanks to a joint project between Reach Out Morongo Basin and the Marines. Volunteers from 1st Tanks Battalion will be matched with eligible residents to work on homes and yards with chores the

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LOW COST SPAY AND NEUTER SERVICES

The Animal Action League will be offering low-cost vaccine clinics in September for dogs and cats as well as low-cost spaying and neutering. No appointments are necessary for vaccines; appointments are required for spay and neutering services. Clinics will be held from 10 to 2 at the following locations and

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“SUNNY DAY” AT THE CHAPARRAL ARTISTS

“Sunny Day” is the theme of the Chaparral Artists’ Guild’s new show, featuring the art of Ray Lamb. An opening reception will be held Sunday, September 15, from 1 to 3 p.m. at A Roadside Attraction, 69197 29 Palms Highway, in Twentynine Palms. Light refreshments will be served.

LAND BARON’S BALL

A fun event is being planned to benefit a good cause. Reporter Taylor Thacker says the Land Baron’s Ball will help the Miracle league of the Desert…

Enjoy an Italian themed night of dining, dancing, and drinking under the stars as you support a good cause. The Land Baron’s Ball

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AUDITIONS FOR “A CHRISTMAS CAROL” AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29 and Director Rob Wanless will hold open try-outs for “A Christmas Carol”, the classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge’s holiday transformation. Auditions will be this Monday, September 9, at 6:30 p.m. at Theatre 29, 73637 Sullivan Road, Twentynine Palms. The classic play is an adaptation of the Charles Dickens

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SPAMALOT CAST CHANGE

One of the lead actors goes down hard, but the show goes on at Theatre 29. Mike Lipsitz tells how the cast dealt with an on-stage accident in “Spamalot” …

“Monty Python’s SPAMALOT” has been tickling sellout crowds at Theatre 29. But the audience on Friday, August 30 got more

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FLASH FLOOD ADVICE

Flash floods can strike any time and any place with little or no warning. In mountainous or flat terrain, distant rain may be channeled into gullies and ravines, turning a wash into rampaging torrent in minutes. City streets can become rivers in seconds. Observe these flash flood safety rules. They

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FIRST SATURDAY IN OLD TOWN YUCCA VALLEY

More than 20 businesses in Old Town Yucca Valley will be participating in First Saturday, tonight. First Saturday is a late-night shopping event in Yucca Valley. Merchants selling antiques, vintage and modern clothing, jewelry, collectibles, art, home décor and architectural salvage, indoor gardening supplies, and dining establishments will be open

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL AND JOSHUA SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAMS IN ACTION TONIGHT

Coming up in high school sports today, the Twentynine Palms High School Wildcat football team travels away to play Xavier Prep. The Joshua Springs Lightning football team will host Lucerne Valley at home. Kick-off for both teams is at 7 p.m.

FOOD FOR LIFE SERVING UP FREE MEAL IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

Food for Life serves meals to those in need in the Twentynine Palms area every Saturday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Little Church of the Desert Community Hall. Tomorrow, Desert Congregational Church will be preparing and serving the meal.

VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL LOOKING FOR BACKGROUND

The Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C., wants to collect the background of all those whose names are enshrined. Reporter Taylor Thacker tells you what they are looking for…

To focus on those from the Vietnam War, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, today known as The Wall, in Washington, D.C., was

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COPPER MOUNTAIN MESA FIRST SATURDAY BREAKFAST TOMORROW

After a long summer siesta, it is once again time for breakfast at the Copper Mountain Mesa Community Association located at 63356 Winters Road in North Joshua Tree. Breakfast will be served from 8-11. All of your breakfast favorites will be served up hot and fresh along with a healthy

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A BUSY KITCHEN AT THE JOSHUA TREE VFW

The Joshua Tree Veterans of Foreign Wars Post will be serving up a fish and shrimp dinner tonight from 4:30 to 6:30. Sunday breakfast is with chicken fried steak from 8 to 11. And don’t forget Taco Wednesday from 11 to 1.

SPORTSMANS CLUB SWAP MEET IN JOSHUA TREE TOMORROW

The Sportsman Club in Joshua Tree will hold its monthly swap meet tomorrow, September 7. Shop for great bargains on new and used items, crafts and collectibles, books, and eclectic artworks. Admission is free, and vendors are always welcome. Spaces rent for just $10 during the summer months; for non-profit

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MONDAY IS THE DEADLINE TO GET TICKETS FOR STAIRWAY TO THE STARS

The deadline is this Monday to get tickets for the festive fund-raiser for Sky’s the Limit, “Stairway to the Stars.” Managing editor Tami Roleff tells you where to get them…

Tickets are now on sale for Stairway to the Stars, a festive fundraiser for Sky’s The Limit Observatory and Nature

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AUDITIONS FOR

Theatre 29 and Director Rob Wanless will hold open try-outs for “A Christmas Carol”, the classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge’s holiday transformation. Auditions will be this Monday, September 9, at 6:30 p.m. at Theatre 29, 73637 Sullivan Road, Twentynine Palms. The classic play is an adaptation of the Charles Dickens

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GOOD NEWS COMES IN THREES FOR YUCCA VALLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

The school year has barely started, and already there’s much positive news coming out of one of the local elementary schools. Dan Stork says good things come in threes at Yucca Valley Elementary…

Yucca Valley Elementary School has started the academic year with three pieces of good news, according to

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FIRST SATURDAY EVENT IN OLD TOWN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

More than 20 businesses in Old Town Yucca Valley will be participating in First Saturday, tomorrow. First Saturday is a late-night shopping event in Yucca Valley. Merchants selling antiques, vintage and modern clothing, jewelry, collectibles, art, home décor and architectural salvage, indoor gardening supplies, and dining establishments will be open

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RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT SUBJECT OF MEETING TOMORROW

The California Desert Coalition and the Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan are hosting a public meeting tomorrow, Saturday, September 7, about renewable energy projects. Representatives from federal, state, and county agencies will be on hand to hear from residents about wind turbines, solar energy, and power lines, on public and

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