TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES FORUM, PART 2 OF 2

The six candidates for three seats on the Twentynine Palms City Council participated in a forum sponsored by Z107.7 News at Theatre 29 on Thursday evening. A full house heard two-minute opening and closing statements from each candidate, and one-minute responses to 12 questions posed by moderator Gary Daigneault. Reporter

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MORONGO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT CELEBRATES NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH WEEK

To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Morongo Unified School District schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 13 through 17. Created by President John F. Kennedy in 1962, National School Lunch Week is a weeklong celebration of the

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TWENTYNINE LIBRARY TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL TEEN READ WEEK

During Teen Read Week, October 12-18, teens are invited to the Twentynine Palms Library to guess which book is inside the jar at the circulation desk. Correct guesses will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a gift card. Each participant will also receive a free book.

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SOCCER SEASON COMING TO TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

Soccer season is coming up at Twentynine Palms High School. ROP Broadcast student Chris White says players are being recruited…

Soccer season is coming up for the Twentynine Palms high school. As for all sports, you must have a physical on file before participating in anything. For those of you

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Yucca Valley High School varsity football won their first league game this past Friday against Desert Mirage, 23-16. The game went into double overtime and the Trojans’ defense stepped up in the end to seal the victory. The Trojans were down after the first half, but William Perrance came

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FALL CAMPING

This is the best time of the year for camping in the desert. Ranger Pam Tripp tells where to go in Joshua Tree National Park…

With cooler weather in sight, campsites in Joshua Tree National Park will once again start to fill on the weekends. While most of our nine

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE FOUNDATION FALL DINNER

The Copper Mountain College Foundation will host its annual fall dinner October 25 in the brand new Christine Proudfoot Student Activity Center, as part of the center’s dedication ceremony. The theme this year is Jewel in the Desert, An Archeological Dig. Tickets are $75 per person, or help sponsor a

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OKTOBERFEST!

The Kalifornia Krauts (in “native” costume) will play at the Yucca Valley Oktoberfest.

It’s polka time! Managing Editor Tami Roleff says: get ready for Oktoberfest…

Time to dig out the lederhosen and dirndls. Oktoberfest is returning to Yucca Valley. The day-long event will feature live music, dancing, food, and

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TRI-VALLEY LITTLE LEAGUE REGISTRATION

The Tri-Valley Little League is now registering boys and girls ages 4 to 16 for the 2015 season. Discounts are available for three or more children in a household, or if players are registered October 18 or October 25. Registration will be held in the Yucca Room of the Yucca

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FAIR HOUSING WORKSHOP

Race, disability, or other personal characteristics should not limit your options when choosing a place to live. Join the Inland Fair Housing and Mediation Board Tuesday for a free informative workshop at the Morongo Basin station of the San Bernardino Probation Department, 63665 Twentynine Palms Highway in Joshua Tree. The

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PARTICIPATE IN THE GREAT CALIFORNIA SHAKE OUT!

This Thursday is the Great Shakeout. Reporter Cara Conway has your reminder…

Join family and friends as you participate where ever you are in the event of an earthquake! ‘The Great California ShakeOut Earthquake Drill’ is a state-wide drill at 10:16 AM on October 16th. “Drop, cover and hold on”

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ACTING CLASS AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29 will offer on-going weekly acting classes for those who want to study and learn more about acting. The classes will be led by Abe Daniels, who has 30 years of acting experience and has received several awards from the Desert Theatre League. Students will explore acting techniques using

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS MONDAY

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School girls’ volleyball team will host Twentynine Palms High School Wildcats in Yucca Valley. Match time is 4:30. The Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms girls tennis teams will also face each other tomorrow in Yucca Valley. First serve is

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MAIL BALLOTS DELIVERED TO VOTERS

Mail ballots will be delivered to voters on the permanent mail ballot list beginning Saturday, October 11, for the November 4, 2014 Statewide General Election.

Voters can still sign up to receive a mail ballot by filling out the Mail Ballot Application found in their Voter Information Guide, by downloading

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REPEAT ARRESTEE ARRESTED AGAIN

A man who was arrested twice in one week as a suspect in two burglaries, was arrested again Thursday, accused of driving under the influence. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy conducted a traffic stop on a pick-up truck at Avalon Avenue and Luna Vista Lane in Yucca Valley

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SKY’S THE LIMIT 10TH ANNIVERSARY

Big doin’s at Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center in Twentynine Palms this weekend. Reporter Cassie Zimarik invites you to celebrate their tenth Anniversary.

The public is invited to help celebrate Sky’s the Limit’s 10th Anniversary on Saturday, October 11, starting at 2 pm and continuing until approximately 11

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“BRIGHTON BEACH” MEMOIRS AT ST. JOSEPH

“Brighton Beach Memoirs,” the second in a three-play series by Neil Simon, opened last night at St. Joseph of Arimathea Church in Yucca Valley. After opening night, the show will run 7 p.m. Saturdays on October 11 and 18, and November 1. Matinee performances at 2:00 p.m. will be on

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SATURDAY NIGHT CHURCH

Desert Congregational Church in Twentynine Palms will hold a Saturday Night Church Saturday, October 11, at 7 p.m. Musicians of all types are invited to come and play country, bluegrass, and gospel music. The church is located at 5688 Sunrise Road. For more information, call Bob Pilgrim at 760-367-9429.

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GOURD ART FESTIVAL

The Morongo Basin’s fall lineup of events continues. Caitlin Logan invites you to the Gourd Art Festival in Yucca Valley this weekend…

The sixth Annual Gourd Art Festival is coming to Yucca Valley Saturday, October 11th from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday the 12th from 9 am to

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ARTIST RAINI ARMSTRONG AT DESERT HILLS

Chaparral Artists member Raini Armstrong, artist and photographer, will have her paintings on display at Desert Hills Presbyterian Church from now until November 6. Mostly self-taught, she strives to learn new techniques or employ overlooked oldies but goodies. Raini has called the desert home for over twenty years and attempts

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