SLOW JAMS ON Z107.7 TONIGHT

With the start of a new year comes new programming to Z107.7. Reporter Sara Snyder says late-night listeners will be treated to music for loving… Smooth and sexy, old and new R&B love songs can be heard five nights a week in a new program on Z107.7, Slow Jams. Monday

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LOW-COST SPAY/NEUTER CLINICS

The Animal Action League will be offering low-cost vaccine and microchip clinics in January for dogs and cats, as well as low-cost spaying and neutering. No appointments are necessary for vaccines or microchips; appointments are required for spaying and neutering services. Microchips are only $15, and can help reunite you

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SURPLUS FOOD DISTRIBUTION TOMORROW

The third Monday of the month is the usual day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus federal food in the Morongo Basin, but in January, the food will be distributed tomorrow. Reporter Diana Jones has the times and places… The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino will distribute

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“AN IDEAL HUSBAND” AT THEATRE 29 TONIGHT

Last night was the opening night gala for Theatre 29’s first show of the 2015 season, the Oscar Wilde classic, “An Ideal Husband.” Tickets are still available for tonight’s show. Reporter Rebecca Havely tells us who’s in the cast… Co-directors Butch Pelfrey and Tom Highfill announce their casting choices for

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SIGN-UPS BEGIN FOR LITTLE LEAGUE, PONY LEAGUE IN TWENTYNINE PALMS, YUCCA VALLEY

Even though it’s still winter, it’s time to start thinking about baseball and softball. ROP student Latasia Benavente has more… Do you like baseball, softball or T-ball? Sign-up for Twentynine Palms Little League, TPLL. According to League President Ronda Morton They’re accepting anyone from ages 4-17; 18-year-olds are also allowed

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STAR PARTY TONIGHT IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, January 10. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 5:30 p.m. and end about 10:30 p.m. Early January is one of the finest months to observe the heavens. Many of the best and brightest constellations are out

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SATURDAY NIGHT CHURCH IN TONIGHT IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Desert Congregational Church in Twentynine Palms will hold a Saturday Night Church Saturday, January 10, 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, or a free ride to the

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ART RECEPTIONS TONIGHT IN JOSHUA TREE, TOMORROW IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Shibui is Japanese for “restrained elegance” or “unobtrusive beauty” and is the theme for this month’s exhibit currently on display at Gallery 62 in Joshua Tree. Painters Janis Commentz, Marjorie Franklin, and Glenn Grubbs, along photography by Bill Dahl, pottery by Ed Keesling, and painting and fabric dolls by Anna

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TWO YUCCA VALLEY MEN ARRESTED FOR VANDALISM AT YUCCA VALLEY CAR DEALERSHIP

Two Yucca Valley men have been arrested for causing nearly $50,000 in damages to cars at a car dealership. According to a Sheriff’s press release, on November 26, the general manager of the Yucca Valley Ford dealership reported that someone had thrown rocks at new and used vehicles on the

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WOMAN ARRESTED FOR BILLY CLUB AND DRUGS

A Yucca Valley woman was arrested Sunday afternoon after she was found with a billy club following a traffic stop in Landers. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy saw a black sedan driving erratically southbound on Belfield Boulevard about 3:30 p.m. The deputy stopped the car at Belfield and

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS RESULTS

The Yucca Valley High School girls’ soccer team traveled to Hesperia Thursday to take on Sultana High School in non-league play. The Lady Trojans fought hard but fell short by a score of 3-1. Sophomore Alexia Missett scored the goal on an assist from freshman Jackie Bolha.

The Twentynine Palms

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL MEETS MONDAY, WILL HOLD HEARING ON UNDERGROUNDING UTILITIES

The Twentynine Palms City council will meet in a regular meeting at 6:00 p.m. this Monday, January 12; note the change of day from Tuesday to Monday for this meeting. After an award to the Twentynine Palms High School girls’ basketball team for participation in the Cash for Trash program,

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FREE SURPLUS FEDERAL FOOD TO BE DISTRIBUTED MONDAY

The third Monday of the month is the usual day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus federal food in the Morongo Basin, but in January, the food will be distributed on the second Monday. Reporter Diana Jones has the times and places… The Community Action Partnership of San

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12 CONTESTANTS IN MISS YUCCA VALLEY PAGEANT NEXT MONTH

Next week, Z107.7 will start airing interviews with the 12 contestants vying for the title of Miss Yucca Valley. From Yucca Valley High School are Carmen Alvarez, Amanda Cruz, Rosie Lemm, Julia Martinez, Olivia Paul, Sydney Rieman Sara Webb, and Katlynne Wells. From Joshua Springs Christian School are Dani Enos,

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WEDNESDAY LECTURE SERIES STARTING UP AGAIN NEXT WEEK

The Historical Society Wednesday Lecture Series kicks off next week in Yucca Valley. Reporter Taylor Thacker tells us what the offering will be… Join the Morongo Basin Historical Society for their first Wednesday Lecture Series of the year. On Wednesday, January 14, the topic will be “Joshua Trees: History and

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BLOOD DRIVE IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

Desert Blood Services will conduct a community blood drive on Saturday, January 10, at Wal-Mart in Yucca Valley from 11 to 3. Donors will receive incentives. In addition, Desert Blood Services now offers donors free cholesterol screening with every blood donation. Those aged 18 to 44 years may register for

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CALTRANS PLANNING FOUR LEFT TURN POCKETS IN JOSHUA TREE

The California Department of Transportation, or CalTrans, is seeking comments on a planned road expansion and installation of left turn lanes at four locations in Joshua Tree. The two-way left turn lanes will be installed between Sherwood Avenue and Torres Avenue; Border Avenue and Rice Avenue; Coyote Valley Road and

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TEACHER SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FROM RETIRED TEACHERS

Local retired teachers are offering a scholarship to area working teachers. Reporter Sara Snyder tells teachers how to—and who—can apply… The California Retired Teachers Association, Hi-Desert Division 62, is currently accepting applications for two scholarships, each in the amount of $1,000 and each to be presented in June 2015. One

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29 PALMS ART GALLERY RECEPTION SUNDAY

The 29 Palms Art Gallery will host an art reception this Sunday, January 11, from noon to 3 p.m., at the gallery, located on Cottonwood Drive, at the corner of National Park Drive. The public is invited to attend the reception, enjoy refreshments, and meet the artists featured in the

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CHILI COOK-OFF AT THE JOSHUA TREE VFW POST TONIGHT

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post in Joshua Tree will host a chili cook-off tonight. Drop off your chili at the Post, 6402 Veterans Way, by 3 p.m., and stop by from 4 to 6 to enjoy a bowl of your favorite chili. No Sunday breakfast is scheduled, but don’t

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