CHP WILL MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD’S SAFETY SEAT IS PUT IN PROPERLY

Thousands of children are injured or killed every year by safety seats that are improperly fastened by parents or caretakers. Remember, most collisions occur within a mile of the home, so buckle your child in a safety seat for every trip, no matter how short. Not sure if your child’s

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE OFFERING ON-LINE REGISTRATION

On-line registration is available for students of Copper Mountain College. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details…

Copper Mountain College students will now be able to register for classes online. Admissions and Records staff on the main campus and Base Programs office are ready to process students, who must bring in a

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14TH ANNUAL STREET FAIR AND CAR SHOW THIS WEEKEND IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Get Your Motors Runnin’ at the 29 Palms 14th Annual Car Show and Street Fair this Saturday! This year’s 14th Annual Car Show and Street Fair will be kickin’ into high gear on Saturday, May 3rd at Luckie Park in Twentynine Palms. This popular event will get rolling at 10am

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GRUBSTAKE DAYS PARADE APPLICATIONS DUE BY THIS FRIDAY

The deadline for applications for the 2014 Grubstakes Day Parade is 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 2 at the Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce. Application are available online at the Yucca Valley Chamber website, www.yuccavalley.org. For more information or to receive an application by mail, call 760-365-6323.

AN EVENING WITH GEORGE WASHINGTON AT GROVES THEATER IN MAY

A special show at the Grove’s Cabin Theatre in Morongo Valley for the entire month of May. Managing Editor Tami Roleff tells you how to get tickets to “An Evening With George Washington…

Groves Cabin Theatre in Morongo Valley will present Frederick T. Alexander in “An Evening with George Washington”

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CAST MEMBERS STILL NEEDED FOR “A DOLL’S HOUSE” AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29 held auditions for the classic drama, “A Doll’ House” yesterday. Director Kurt Schauppner says they are still looking for three actresses: Two between their late 20’s and early 30’s and one 6-8 years old. For information call Kerry Jimenez at 760-808-2483.

SANTA FE SOCIAL CLUB RUMMAGE SALE LATER THIS WEEK, ITEMS WANTED

The Santa Fe Social Clubhouse will be having a rummage sale on Thursday May 1 and Friday May 2, from 9 to 5. Donations are now being accepted. If you need to have something picked up please call the Clubhouse at 760-369-4057. Talk to Phebe or Susie If we are

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SOME GREAT HIKES IN JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

With one of the world’s most beautiful National Parks in our Backyard, there is no dearth of spectacular hiking spots. ROP Broadcasting student David Mason asked a local Joshua Tree National Park Ranger her favorite places to hike……

Hiking in the park can be fun and enjoyable. Park Ranger Caryn

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULES

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Twentynine Palms High School Wildcat golf team will host the Big Bear Bears at home. Tee time is 2:45. The Wildcat baseball and softball teams will travel away to Desert Hot Springs to play the Golden Eagles. First pitch for both games

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HOW YOUR NATIONAL PARK WORKS

The 1250 square miles of National Park on our doorstep looks untended. Ranger Pam Tripp gives a hint of how much goes on behind the scenes to tend it…

Joshua Tree National Park consists of approximately 800,000 acres of land, which requires the service of many employees. The park is

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FOOD FOR LIFE DIRECTOR NOMINATIONS

Food for Life is seeking nominations for its Board of Directors. The following positions are open: secretary, treasurer, site coordinator, and fund-raiser. Anyone interested in these positions, or who wishes to nominate someone, should call Bob Geddis at 760-362-4510. Elections will be held in June. If you are interested in

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BASIN WIDE FOUNDATION BREAKFAST FEATURES DROUGHT INFO

Speakers from the Mojave Water Agency and four local water districts will give a presentation about the current drought situation and what their districts can give to customers, at a breakfast meeting sponsored by the Basin Wide Foundation. The breakfast meeting will be 7 a.m. Thursday, May 1, at the

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HI-DESERT WATER SPECIAL CLOSED MEETING MONDAY

The Hi-Desert Water District will hold a special closed-session meeting Monday for a performance evaluation of the general manager. The meeting will start at 5 p.m.

CHILD SAFETY SEAT HELP

Thousands of children are injured or killed every year by safety seats that are improperly fastened by parents or caretakers. Remember, most collisions occur within a mile of the home, so buckle your child in a safety seat for every trip, no matter how short. Not sure if your child’s

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LOCAL REAL ESTATE AGENTS RECOGNIZED

Two real estate agents at the Yucca Valley office of Coldwell Banker Roadrunner Realty have achieved professional recognition. Sales associate Herbert Brewer of Yucca Valleyhas been honored as a member of the company’s International Sterling Society for 2014. This membership was awarded to the top 16 percent of all sales

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GREENLEAF SCHOLARSHIP FINALISTS AND WINNER

Greenleaf Scholarship Finalists Crystalfaith Rickman and Karina Vanegas, Scholarship winner Timothy Hesse, and Finalists Jacynda Gutierrez and Katelyn Sage.

Recently four students were recognized by Copper Mountain College Foundation as finalists for the Greenleaf Scholarship. Jacynda Gutierrez, from 29 Palms High School wants to pursue her doctorate in Psychiatry

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SKYS THE LIMIT STAR PARTY TONIGHT

The public is invited for an evening with the cosmos on Saturday, April 26 – starting at approximately 7:30 pm and ending around 1:00 am – at Sky’s The Limit Observatory and Nature Center, just north of the entrance to the Joshua Tree National Park at 9697 Utah Trail in

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E-WASTE COLLECTION SUNDAY IN JOSHUA TREE

Help keep electronic items out of landfills by bringing them to a free e-waste recycling event Sunday. Area residents and businesses are welcome to bring their televisions, computers and components, cameras, cell phones, DVDs, and VCRs to the drop-off point, the parking lot north of the Joshua Tree Chamber of

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“NUNSET BOULEVARD” AT THEATRE 29

NUNSET BOULEVARD, the latest in the “Nunsense” franchise of musical comedies, began its run at Theatre 29 last night. Productions continue weekends (Friday and Saturday evenings) at 7 p.m. beginning April 25th through May 24th, with two Sunday Matinees May 4 and 18 at 2:30 p.m.

NUNSET BOULEVARD follows the

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“A DOLL’S HOUSE” AUDITIONS AT THEATRE 29

As soon as one production at Theatre 29 opens to the public, rehearsals start for the next. Mike Lipsitz has the auditions call for “A Doll’s House”…

Actors of all ages are needed for the Theatre 29 production of “A Doll’s House,” Kurt Schauppner directs the show which runs from

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