FOOD DRIVE FOR ANIMALS AT TWENTYNINE PALMS SHELTER

The Twentynine Palms animal shelter is holding a food drive for animals during the month of December. Starting today and running through December 31, donations of dry and canned dog and cat food and treat will be accepted at the animal shelter as well as at VCA Animal Hospital and

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SOME HOPE FOR THE END TO THE SAGA OF THE BELEAGUERED TWENTYNINE PALMS FIRE DEPARTMENT

The Twentynine Palms City Council will hold a joint meeting with the Twentynine Palms Water District Monday, December 7, to work out an agreement on the future of the city’s fire department. The council members and the board of directors will attempt to finalize an agreement between the two agencies

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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY SATURDAY

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, December 5. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about5:30 p.m. and end about 10:30 p.m. The highlight of the evening will be the galaxies, clusters, and nebula. Check Sky’s The Limit’s Facebook page to learn the latest

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29 PALMS ART GALLERY OPENING RECEPTION SUNDAY

The 29 Palms Art Gallery will hold an opening reception for its newest exhibition Sunday, December 6, from noon to 3. On exhibit this month are the Six Chicks, six artists who started a pop-up gallery in Joshua Tree, now known as Gallery 62. The artists include Bonnie Brady, Janis

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THE HILARIOUS “FARNDALE CHRISTAMS CAROL” AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29 is offering the holiday hit, “Farndale Christmas Carol”. Managing editor Tammy Rolloff has all the details… Don’t miss out on seeing “Farndale Christmas Carol” at Theatre 29. If you are looking for a good laugh this holiday season, bring your family (and the visiting friends and relatives too)

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MULTIPLE BURGLARIES REPORTED IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Several burglaries were reported in Twentynine Palms Thursday. In the 6400 block of Shelton Road in Wonder Valley, someone broke a gate surrounding the property and forced entry into a detached garage. A burglary was also reported in the 7400 block of Chissum Trail and a small amount of cash

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LOOK FOR METEOR SHOWERS STARTING TONIGHT

Star gazers will look for meteor showers starting tonight. Staff reporter Sara Snyder has more… Star gazers will have a treat in store as the Geminid meteor showers make their appearance again, starting now through December 17. The Geminid meteor shower will peak Sunday, December 13, into the early morning

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ELKS FREE THROW SHOOTING COMPETITION FOR AGES 8-13 THIS SUNDAY

Twentynine Palms competition for the annual Elks National Free Throw Shooting contest for youngsters age 8 through 13 will be held at the Twentynine Palms Junior High School gym this Sunday, December 6, at noon. Over three million youngsters from throughout the country entered last year’s competition for boys and

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NO ARRESTS MADE IN SPECIAL HOLIDAY ORV PATROL

The Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Department conducted off-highway vehicle enforcement last Friday and Saturday during the Thanksgiving Day weekend. Over the course of the two days, deputies contacted 250 people and responded to four calls for service, but made no arrests and issued no citations. They handed out pamphlets outlining rules

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FREE NATIONAL PARK PASSES FOR ALL FOURTH GRADERS Attention fourth graders: You can now get free admission to federal recreation

Attention fourth graders: You can now get free admission to federal recreation sites. Joshua Tree National Park ranger Pam Tripp tells you how…

There is exciting news for all fourth graders. You are eligible for a free annual pass to all National Parks, National Forests, and Bureau of Land Management

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SKY'S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY SATURDAY

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, December 5. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 5:30 p.m. and end about 10:30 p.m. The highlight of the evening will be the galaxies, clusters, and nebula. Check Sky’s The Limit’s Facebook page to learn the

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29 PALMS ART GALLERY OPENING RECEPTION SUNDAY

The 29 Palms Art Gallery will hold an opening reception for its newest exhibition Sunday, December 6, from noon to 3. On exhibit this month are the Six Chicks, six artists who started a pop-up gallery in Joshua Tree, now known as Gallery 62. The artists include Bonnie Brady, Janis

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ELKS FREE THROW SHOOTING COMPETITION FOR AGES 8-13 THIS SUNDAY

Twentynine Palms competition for the annual Elks National Free Throw Shooting contest for youngsters age 8 through 13 will be held at the Twentynine Palms Junior High School gym this Sunday, December 6, at noon. Over three million youngsters from throughout the country entered last year’s competition for boys and

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SOME HOPE FOR THE END TO THE SAGA OF THE BELEAGURED TWENTYNINE PALMS FIRE DEPARTMENT

The Twentynine Palms City Council will hold a joint meeting with the Twentynine Palms Water District Monday, December 7, to work out an agreement on the future of the city’s fire department. A joint ad hoc committee of the two agencies met last week to work out details acceptable to

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THE HILARIOUS “FARNDALE CHRISTAMS CAROL” AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29 is getting rave reviews and audiences talking about how funny the show is after opening “Farndale Christmas Carol.” If you are looking for a good laugh this holiday season, bring your family (and the visiting friends and relatives too) to see this hilarious, over-the-top comedy. Directed by veteran

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29 PALMS ART GALLERY ART AND CRAFT FAIR SATURDAY

The 29 Palms Art Gallery will hold its annual holiday art and craft fair Saturday, December 5, from 9 to 2. The sale will include 25 desert artists and crafters selling art, jewelry, baked goods, baskets, toys, Christmas ornaments, ceramics, and textiles. Refreshments will be available as well as a

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL TAKING HALL OF FAME NOMINATIONS

Nominations are being taken for the Twentynine Palms High School Hall of Fame. Reporter David Haldane tells you how to make that nomination… Do you know a Twentynine Palms High School graduate who’s made a difference? If so, Derek Keith wants to hear from you. He’s activities director at the

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HOLIDAY ART AND CRAFT FAIR AT 29 PALMS GALLERY

A holiday tradition this weekend as the 29 Palms Art gallery hosts their annual Holiday Art and Craft Fair this weekend. Reporter David Knutson has details… The annual Holiday Art and Craft Faire at the historic 29 Palms Art Gallery will is going on Saturday, December 5, from 9 a.m.

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ART HISTORY LECTURE AT 29 PALMS ART GALLERY TOMORROW NIGHT

The 29 Palms Art Gallery will host an art lecture on California art history by art historian Marjorie Franklin from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. tomorrow night, Thursday, December 3. There is a suggested donation of $5 at the door of the 29 Palms Art Gallery on Cottonwood Drive.

THEATRE 29 TO DISPLAY CUSTOMIZED FUND-RAISING BRICKS

Theatre 29 has big plans for its new Serenity Patio just to the east of the theater building. This area includes a giant Simi Dabah sculpture, reminiscent of the iconic Comedy and Drama masks, a beautiful garden, and seating area. Managing editor Tami Roleff says that you, too, can be

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