WORLD-RENOWNED ARCHITECT MOVES TO JOSHUA TREE, OFFERS CLASSES

The world-renowned architect, Glen Howard Small, often referred to as “The Father of Green Architecture,” has relocated to Joshua Tree. He is offering the class Architectural Patterns at Copper Mountain College that begins this Saturday. Reporter Rebecca Havely interviewed Small. Here’s part one of a two-part story. Z107.7: Mr. Small,

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VETERANS COUNSELING TOMORROW AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

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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JOSHUA TREE ROTARY TO HOST SUPER BOWL PARTY

The Joshua Tree Rotary Club will host a Super Bowl XLIX party beginning at 2:30 p.m. February 1 at Copper Mountain College’s Bruce’s Coyote Kitchen. The party, which includes an all-you-can-eat buffet, costs $25. Kick-off is at 3:25 p.m. Televisions will be placed throughout the dining area so everyone can

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

The Copper mountain College Board meets tomorrow afternoon, starting with a closed session at 2 p.m. at which it will discuss recruitment of a superintendent/president for the college. Reporter Cassie Zimarik checks the rest of the agenda… The Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees will meet in regular session tomorrow,

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PLEIN AIR PAINTING CLASSES OFFERED AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

A treat for local artists and art students: Nationally known artist, muralist, and new Twentynine Palms resident, Art Mortimer will be giving classes at Copper Mountain College. Reporter Cassie Zimarik gets out her portable easel… Enrollment is now open for Art Mortimer’s “Fundamentals of Plein Air Painting” class to be

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SIGN UP EARLY FOR BLACK ROCK LECTURE ABOUT DROUGHT

The Desert Institute at Joshua Tree National Park and Copper Mountain College are sponsoring the third event in their Black Rock lecture series, “Water in a Decade of Drought.” This free event requires pre-registration; here’s reporter Rebecca Havely to tell you how to register… Everyone wants to know, will this

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APPLICATIONS BEING TAKEN FOR GREENLEAF SCHOLARSHIP AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

The Copper Mountain College Foundation is looking for applications to the prestigious Greenleaf Scholarship Program. Managing editor Tami Roleff tells you how to apply for this remarkable educational opportunity… Local high school seniors are invited to apply for the Roy Greenleaf Jr. Scholarship sponsored by the Copper Mountain College Foundation.

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VETERANS’ SERVICES TOMORROW AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

The San Bernardino Vet Center offers re-adjustment counseling, benefits counseling, and referral services to veterans in the Morongo Basin tomorrow and every Tuesday. A Vet Center counselor is available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays at Copper Mountain College, in Joshua Tree, in the Office of Student Services.

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Copper Mountain College will be closed for winter break December 25 through January 1 and will reopen on Friday, January 2, with normal operating hours. Be aware that services such as the Online Help Desk and waitlist notifications will not be operating during the break. Online registration will continue through

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CMC FALSE ALARM RESULTS IN ARREST FOR STOLEN QUAD

Deputies responding to a burglar alarm at Copper Mountain College Saturday afternoon found a Joshua Tree man with a stolen off-road vehicle. According to Sheriff’s Sergeant Matt Yost, deputies determined the burglar alarm was a false alarm, but while investigating, they found an RV with a stolen 1986 Suzuki quad.

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VETERANS SERVICES 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 tomorrow and every Tuesday. A Vet Center counselor is available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays at Copper Mountain College, in Joshua Tree, in the Office of Student

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL GIVES COLLEGE FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION TONIGHT

Twentynine Palms High School will host an informational event on getting financial aid for college. Copper Mountain College’s director of financial aid, Brian Heineman, will be on hand to answer questions about financial aid and funding a college education. Students and their parents are urged to attend the event, set

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PLEIN AIR PAINTING CLASS OFFERED BY COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

Newly arrived resident artist Art Mortimer is wasting no time in sharing his talent with his new community. The nationally recognized painter and muralist will be teaching a “plein air” painting class. Entertainment Reporter Rebecca Havely gets out her easel and a French dictionary… In French the phrase, “en plein

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COLLEGE BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

The Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees will hold a special closed session and open meeting tomorrow. The trustees will meet in closed session at 2 p.m. to discuss recruitment and employment of a superintendent/president. The board will convene in open session at 3. After swearing in the board members,

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP RESCHEDULED

The financial aid informational seminar originally scheduled for tonight at Twentynine Palms High School has been changed to next week. Students and their parents are urged to attend the event, set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 17, in the Twentynine Palms High School multi-purpose room. Copper Mountain College’s director of

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VETERANS SERVICES TOMORROW AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

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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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE TO HOLD $49 ART SALE TOMORROW

An art sale tomorrow will benefit Copper Mountain College art students. Entertainment Reporter Rebecca Havely says it all just 49 bucks… The Copper Mountain College, Fine Arts Program is hosting the 49 Bucks Art Sale. There are over 100 pieces to choose from by artists across the basin and beyond,

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE CLOSED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY

Copper Mountain College will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday November 27 through November 30. Online registration will be available for eligible students during this time. The college will resume its normal operating hours on December 1.

NURSING PROGRAM OFFERED AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

Copper Mountain College is offering a great program for students who are interested in nursing. ROP broadcast student Marie Linton has more on the program… Students who are interested in the nursing career field can attend Copper Mountain College and get a range of degrees, including an associated degree in

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SPIRITED BIDDING AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE’S WREATH AUCTION

The 29 wreaths in the fifth annual Festival of Wreaths auction yesterday brought in more than $10,500 for the Copper Mountain College Foundation. Executive director Sandy Smith said this year’s event was a record breaker. About 125 people attended the auction that saw some very spirited bidding. The highest bid

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