VETERAN COUNSELING AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE TOMORROW

The San Bernardino Vet Center (SBVC) offers readjustment counseling, benefits counseling, and referral services to Veterans in the Morongo Basin every Tuesday. A Vet Center counselor is available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays at Copper Mountain College, 6162 Rotary Way, in Joshua Tree, Calif., in the Office

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COLLEGE TO HOST WOMEN’S HISTORY CELEBRATION

Copper Mountain College will celebrate National Women’s History Month this week. Reporter Taylor Thacker invites you to the 3rd Thursday Cultural series event……

Copper Mountain College’s Cultural Education Enhancement Committee continues their 3rd Thursday Cultural Series with a celebration of National Women’s History Month. On Thursday, March 19th, from 12

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CALL FOR ART FROM TWENTYNINE PALMS VISITOR’S CENTER

“Color Explosion: Nothing Subtle About the Desert” is the theme for the spring Art in Public Places exhibition at the Twentynine Palms Visitor Center and Chamber of Commerce. Desert artists are invited to submit an original piece of art to the visitor center on Friday, March 27, between 11 a.m.

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FUNK BAND CONCERT TO BENEFIT 29 PALMS ELEMENTARY SCIENCE CAMP

A local band will hold a concert Thursday evening at the Twentynine Palms Elks Lodge to raise money to send sixth graders from Twentynine Palms Elementary School to science camp. Reporter Rebecca Havely talked with Horace Miller about his band, Desert Sol…

Z107.7: Mr. Miller, can you tell me

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Twentynine Palms High School track and field team traveled to Oak Hills High School in Hesperia to compete in the High Desert Invitational this past Saturday. Coach Ronda Morton said both teams brought home hardware with top three finishers. The girls came in with third place. Medal winners included

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ORANGE PEELS

Did you ever just drop an orange peel while hiking, figuring “it’s natural”? Ranger Pam Tripp says uh-uh…

Many visitors to Joshua Tree National Park make efforts to reduce the amount of waste they produce by re-using or recycling. While it is great to use a compost heap for kitchen

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SEX OFFENDER ARRESTS

Two registered sex offenders were arrested Thursday afternoon, after they were found to be out of compliance with registering their address. According to a Sheriff’s report, a neighbor called to report that a truck drove through a locked gate on property in the 2200 block of Yellowknife Road in Yucca

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DEATH CAFE IN JOSHUA TREE SUNDAY

For a lively talk, try the Death Café. Managing editor Tami Roleff resolves the paradox…

The Transition Joshua Tree Heart & Soul Team invites the public to the Death Café. At Death Cafes, people drink coffee, eat cake, and discuss death. The aim is to increase awareness of death to

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FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS FOR MARCH

The third Monday of March is the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus Federal food in the Morongo Basin. Reporter Diana Medley has the times and places…

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino will distribute surplus food to low-income residents of the Morongo Basin Monday, March

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JOINING THE MARINES

One career option for young adults is the military. ROP broadcasting student Gunter Morris points the way to Marine Corps information…

Are you a young adult male or female that would like to join the United States Armed Forces? Well the United States Marine Corps is recruiting for young

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MONDAY HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Twentynine Palms High School tennis team will travel away to Cathedral City. First serve is at 3:15.

COMBINED ROTARY CLUBS FOOD DRIVE TODAY

The Morongo Basin Rotary Clubs will hold a food drive to benefit hungry residents and food banks in the Morongo Basin. Rotarians will be at all Stater Brothers locations in Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms from 9 to 5 tomorrow, Saturday, March 14, to collect non-perishable food items or cash

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OPEN HOUSE/RECEPTION AT BOXOHOUSE SATURDAY

An open house and reception are planned today at a unique art destination in Joshua Tree. Managing editor Tami Roleff invites you to BoxoHouse …

BoxoHouse will hold an open house and reception for its artist-in-residence Saturday afternoon. Olivia Parkes is a British-American artist who works primarily with painting and

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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, March 14. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 7:30 p.m. and end about 12:30 a.m. Jupiter will be brilliant, and eight first magnitude stars and several of the brightest constellations will stand out in the Milky

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL “FRANK’S LIFE”

Today is the closing of the Yucca Valley High School theater company’s dark comedy, “Frank’s Life.” Reporter Rebecca Havely offers this summary of the production…

High school senior Madison Curtiss directs “Frank’s Life” by Mark Dunn, the play that inspired the film “The Truman Story.” Frank’s entire life has

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JOSHUA TREE VFW ST. PADDY’S DAY BASH TONIGHT

The Joshua Tree Post of the Veterans of Foreign Wars will hold a St Patty’s Day Bash 4:00 to 6:00 tonight at the post on Veteran’s Way in Joshua Tree. They’ll be serving up a corned beef and cabbage dinner for an $8 donation. No Sunday breakfast is scheduled. But

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ROTARY CARNIVAL TICKETS

The Twentynine Palms Rotary Club will be having its annual Rotary Carnival March 26-29 in Luckie Park. Wristband tickets will be sold at Stater Brothers today March 14 from 9am to 5 pm, and also on March 20-22. Wristband tickets can also be purchased at the Parks and Recreation Office,

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HIT BROADWAY MUSICAL, “URINETOWN” NOW RUNNING AT THEATRE 29

The hit Broadway show “Urinetown, the Musical,” a light and cerebral look at how greed and corruption on the highest levels impacts us all, is now playing at Theatre 29 in Twentynine Palms. The dark comedy, which ran on Broadway from 2001 until 2004, was nominated for ten Tony Awards

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29P RECREATION BASKETBALL

The City of Twentynine Palms runs a variety of recreational programs. ROP Broadcasting student Tyler Simmering says that young people can sign up for basketball now…

Twentynine Palms Spring League basketball sign ups are being taken through April 7. According to Twentynine Palms recreation the cost is $20 per player

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YUCCA MESA STRUCTURE FIRE SENDS UP LARGE PLUME OF SMOKE

Yucca Mesa and Joshua Tree firefighters, along with a water tender from Morongo Valley, were called to a structure fire about 6 p.m. Thursday. The 1,200 square-foot triple-wide mobile home was in a remote area on Ducor Avenue, off Security Drive just east of Yucca Mesa Road, on the border

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