TWENTYNINE PALMS PLANNING COMMISSION EYES PROPERTY AT LEAR AND THE HIGHWAY FOR AMBULANCE

A special meeting of the Twentynine Palms City Council has been called for 10 a.m. (this morning) July 3, at City Hall. It will be a closed session meeting, to discuss a parcel of property on Twentynine Palms highway across from the Lear Avenue intersection, south of the highway. The

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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY SATURDAY NIGHT

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, July 5. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 8:30 p.m. and end about 1 a.m. Observers will be able to focus telescopes on Mars, Saturn, and the quarter moon. Bring binoculars, telescopes, water, snacks, chairs, and

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LOCAL COUNCIL FILINGS START JULY 14

It promises to be a crowded field for the November 4th elections for Twentynine Palms City Council. Reporter Dan Stork tells what prospective candidates must do to participate in the campaign… Twentynine Palms City Clerk Cindy Villescas described to local media the steps that she and prospective City Council candidates

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“SPUDTACULAR SUNDAY” AT UNITED METHODIST IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

The United Methodist Church of Twentynine Palms will hold a “Spudtacular” baked potato dinner, Sunday, July 6, starting at 5 p.m. Load up your potato with mild chili, real bacon bits and all the extras, all for only $5. Fix a salad with a variety of dressings and choose from

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“SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES” IN DISAPPEARANCE OF TWENTYNINE PALMS WOMAN

Authorities say there are “definite suspicious circumstances” surrounding the disappearance of a pregnant Twentynine Palms woman who was last seen Saturday morning. The Sheriff’s Department is still investigating the disappearance of Erin Corwin, 19, last seen leaving her home in the 6600 block of Jasmine Drive on board the Combat

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FIREWORKS JULY 3 IN LANDERS, JULY 4 IN YUCCA VALLEY AND TWENTYNINE PALMS

Get warmed up for the Fourth of July fireworks by going to see the Third of July fireworks in Landers. The fireworks will be held at Homestead Valley Park. Gates open at 5 p.m. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. Preferred parking is $5. No outside food or beverages

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JUGGLING AT THE TWENTYNINE PALMS LIBRARY TOMORROW

The Twentynine Palms Library invites children of all ages to travel back to the dinosaur days and join their summer reading program. The performance for children this week is David Cousin’s Juggling show at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 3. Cousin is a holder of five world records in juggling.

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HOMICIDE DETECTIVES CALLED IN TO INVESTIGATE DISAPPEARANCE OF TWENTYNINE PALMS WOMAN

Still no word on the woman from Twentynine Palms who went missing Saturday morning. Sheriff’s officials confirmed that homicide detectives have been called in to investigate the disappearance of Erin Corwin, 19, who left home about 7 a.m. Saturday to look for a hiking trail in Joshua Tree National Park.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS LIBRARY HELPING SENIORS PASS THE DMV TEST

The Twentynine Palms Library offers a free mature driver education class Wednesdays through July 30. Participants will receive necessary information needed to pass the DMV written exam. Seniors can join the class at any time and no pre-registration is necessary, the classes are on Wednesdays at 2 p.m. Both the

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TWENTYNINE PALMS PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING CANCELLED

The regularly scheduled Twentynine Palms Planning Commission meeting for tonight, July 1, has been cancelled. The next meeting, on July 15, is expected to treat the subject of vacation home rentals.

400K PATRIOT MOTORCYCLE RIDE SET FOR NEXT MONTH

Change for Vets is putting a biker twist on the Manchu Mile, a 25-mile hike held by the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division’s 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, to commemorate the 85-mile hike the regiment made to go to battle in 1900 during the Boxer Rebellion in China. Managing editor Tami

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SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT SEARCHES FOR MISSING TWENTYNINE PALMS WOMAN

The Sheriff’s Department is searching for a Twentynine Palms woman who was last seen in the area Saturday. About 7 a.m. Saturday, Erin Corwin, 20, told her husband she was going to look for hiking trails in Joshua Tree National Park that she could hike with her mother when her

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MARINE AND WIFE ACCUSED OF NEGLECTING THEIR FIVE CHILDREN

A Marine and his wife were arrested Thursday afternoon, accused of neglecting their five children. According to Sheriff’s Sergeant Rick Millard, military police called deputies about 1:30 p.m. to investigate a case of child neglect in the 8100 block of Delta Street on board the Combat Center. Millard said deputies

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TWENTYNINE MAN ACCUSED OF SLAMMING HIS WIFE’S HEAD INTO A WALL

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Saturday afternoon, after his wife said he slammed her head into a wall during an argument. According to a Sheriff’s report, about 2:30 p.m., Brian Simon, 28, of the 73900 block of Two Mile Road, was arguing with his wife when he grabbed her

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4TH OF JULY ACTIVITIES AND FIREWORKS AT LUCKIE PARK IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

The City of Twentynine Palms will once again host an Independence Day Celebration. Come out to Luckie Park for this free family-friendly event on Friday, July 4th, beginning at 5 p.m. Celebrate our country’s freedom with Z107.7 FM, food, retail vendors, kid’s games and activities, ice cold beer, and good

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AUDTIONS TONIGHT AT THEATRE 29

The area’s best performers are being sought for a fast-paced, upcoming murder mystery comedy at Theatre 29. Reporter Diana Jones has details for tonight’s auditions…

Auditions will be held tonight for “The 39 Steps” at Theatre 29 in Twentynine Palms. Needed are a male, 20 to 40 years old; a

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“A DOLLS HOUSE” RUNNING THROUGH JULY 19

Regular tickets are available for the fourth production of the Theatre 29 season, the classic “A Doll’s House”, a gripping drama from a true master, Henrik Ibsen. “A Doll’s House” is now running weekends through July 19. Performances will be held at 7:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday nights (except July

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MARINE DIES IN AFGHANISTAN COMBAT

The military and civilian communities of the Morongo Basin mourn the loss of a Twentynine Palms Marine. The Department of Defense announced yesterday the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Sgt. Thomas Z. Spitzer, 23, of New Braunfels, Texas, died June 25 while conducting combat operations

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SUNDAY MATINEE FOR “A DOLL’S HOUSE” AT THEATRE 29 THIS WEEKEND

The riveting classic drama, “A Doll’s House,” continues its run at Theatre 29 this weekend, including a matinee this Sunday. Reporter Taylor Thacker tells you how get tickets…

Regular tickets are now available for the fourth production of the Theatre 29 2014 season, the classic “A Doll’s House,” a gripping

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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY TOMORROW NIGHT

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, June 28. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 8 p.m. and end about 2 a.m. Bring telescopes or binoculars, water, snacks, chairs, and dress for unpredictable weather. For more information, call 760-367-7222. Sky’s The Limit Observatory

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