TASTE OF THE MORONGO BASIN TONIGHT AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BELL CENTER

The 6th Annual “Taste of the Morongo Basin” is set for tonight at the Bell Center at Copper Mountain College. Reporter and Landers Honorary Mayor, Mike Lipsitz gets out his knife and fork…

Local restaurants will serve samples of their best dishes at Joshua Tree Rotary Club’s sixth annual Taste

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COLLEGE FOUNDATION RE-AWARDS GREENLEAF SCHOLARHIP

The Copper Mountain College Foundation’s Board of Directors has rescinded its offer of the Greenleaf Scholarship to Aiden Blake Smith, 19, at the board’s August meeting. In May, Smith was arrested for assault with serious injuries after he punched a 15-year-old student in the face at Twentynine Palms High School.

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE FOUNDATION PARKING LOT SALE SATURDAY

Copper Mountain College Foundation is hosting a parking lot sale on Saturday, September 14, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Bell Center parking lot at Copper Mountain College in Joshua Tree. Vendors are welcome for a $5 donation to the Christine Proudfoot Student Activity Center. No advanced registration

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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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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE ANNOUNCES GRACE MEMORIAL SCHOLAR

Copper Mountain College Foundation has named a Twentynine Palms woman as the first recipient of the Grace Memorial Visual Art Scholarship. The $500 scholarship was awarded to Melinda Tomesello on the recommendation of the college’s art faculty.

Melinda Tomesello (center), awarded the Grace Memorial $500 Visual Arts Scholarship. Pictured

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JOSHUA TREE MAN WITH KNIVES ESCORTED OFF COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE CAMPUS

A Joshua Tree man was escorted off the Copper Mountain College campus by Sheriff deputies after they discovered knives in his possession. Sheriff’s Sergeant Rick Millard said Danny Richards, 55, was in a classroom with other students about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday when he told his classmates he was “Guardian of

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MEMORIAL FOR THE LATE ELSIE GRACE AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE FRIDAY

Copper Mountain College will host a memorial to the late artist Elsie Grace. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says a special scholarship program is being set up…

Celebrate the life of artist and teacher Elsie Grace at “Reflections of Grace,” a memorial to the woman who spent 33 years educating students in

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BINGO FOR COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE FOUNDATION

A special bingo session is being planned for this Sunday to benefit the Copper Mountain College Foundation. Managing Editor Tami Roleff invites you to Sportsman’s Club Bingo…

It’s a bingo benefit. The Joshua Tree Sportsman’s Club will host a bingo night Sunday, August 18, with proceeds going to the Copper

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BUILDING TO BE NAMED AFTER LONG-TIME SUPPORTER

A long-time supporter of Copper Mountain College will be honored with a building named after her. At yesterday’s meeting of the college’s board of trustees, the board accepted a $100,000 donation from retired Marine Colonel R.M. Proudfoot of Twentynine Palms, in honor of his wife, Christine, to be applied toward

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD MEETS IN OPEN AND CLOSED SESSIONS TOMORROW

The Copper Mountain College Board will meet in both regular and closed sessions tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz checks the College Board’s agenda… The Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees convenes in open session tomorrow at 3 p.m. On the action agenda, trustees will consider and likely approve the naming of

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FOOD DISTRIBUTION MONDAY

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino will distribute surplus food to low-income residents of the Morongo Basin Monday, July 15th. The locations and times are:

The Church of the Lighted Cross, at 11518 Elbow Lane in Morongo Valley, from 8 to 10; Belfield Hall, on Reche Road in Landers,

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SURPLUS FOOD DISTRIBUTION HAPPENS HERE THIS MONDAY

The third Monday of the month is the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus Federal food in the Morongo Basin. Reporter Dan Stork 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,

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COLLEGE BASE PROGRAMS CLOSED JULY 1-3

Copper Mountain College’s Base Programs office will be closed from July 1 through July 3 to move its office into a new facility. If you have any questions during the closure, call the Marine Base at 760-830-6133 or the Main Campus at 760-366-3791.

COLLEGE BASE PROGRAMS CLOSED JULY 1-3

Copper Mountain College’s Marine Base Programs office will be closed from July 1 through July 3 to move its office into a new facility. If you have any questions during the closure, call the Marine Base at 760-830-6133 or the Main Campus at 760-366-3791.

COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD MEET WITH THREE PUBLIC HEARINGS TOMORROW

The Copper Mountain College Board meets tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz explains the three public hearings on the agenda… The Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees will open tomorrow’s 3 p.m. meeting with three public hearings. First topic will be the proposed tentative 2013-2014 Budget, followed by re-openers of contract negotiations

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER ACCEPTING NURSING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

Local students have an opportunity to receive a scholarship for two years of nursing training. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to apply…… The Hi-Desert Memorial Health Care District Foundation is accepting applications for the Martie Avels Nursing Scholarship which provides for courses and books for up to two years.

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SERVICES FRIDAY EVENING FOR CHRISTINE PROUDFOOT

Christine Proudfoot passed away on Monday. Christine first came to Twentynine Palms in 1961. She was married to Max, a retired Marine, for 60 years, has six sons and six grandchildren. A musician and teacher for most of her life, Christine Proudfoot was a very active member of the Friends

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APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS

Copper Mountain College partners with the Hi-Desert Medical Center in training students to become nurses. After graduation, many of the new grads go to work at the hospital in Joshua Tree. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says the hospital’s foundation has a scholarship for a student who agrees to work at the

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE GOES TO SUMMER HOURS

Copper Mountain College announces its summer hours. Reporter Mike Lipsitz gives us the details… Summer hours go into effect at Copper Mountain College this week. The college will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday and will be closed on Fridays. Regularly scheduled hours resume on

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NEW SUMMER HOURS AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE START MONDAY

Copper Mountain College will have new summer hours. As of Monday, the college will be open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will be closed on Fridays. CMC will resume its regularly scheduled hours on Monday August 5, 2013. In an effort to conserve energy as

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