NO TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL MEETING TONIGHT

The regular Twentynine Palms City Council meeting scheduled for October 14 will not be held. The next City Council meeting will be October 28.

HOUSING PLANNING MEETING IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

The federal government requires communities to have plans for affordable housing. The City of Twentynine Palms will hold a community meeting on Wednesday October 15 to solicit public input on two projects mandated by the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development. In one effort, the City will work with

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ARRESTED AFTER TRYING TO CHOKE HIS WIFE

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested early Monday morning after Sheriff’s officials said he tried to choke his wife. According to a Sheriff’s report, Robert Radakovitz, 20, was arguing with his wife about 4:30 a.m. in the 5900 block of Aztec Avenue when the argument became physical. The report states

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“YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN”—A HIT AT THEATRE 29—RUNNING THREE MORE WEEKS

With overflow seating and standing ovations, the latest offering from Theatre 29—Mel Brooks’ “Young Frankenstein”—is keeping appreciative audiences laughing and delighted with the top-level music, comedy and shenanigans on the community theater stage. “Young Frankenstein” is a wickedly inspired re-imagining of the Frankenstein legend based on Mel Brooks’ classic 1974

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AN EXHIBITION CHANGE AT THE 29 PALMS ART GALLERY

Twentynine Palms Artists’ Guild announces a change in the 2014-2015 Exhibition Schedule for 29 Palms Art Gallery. The November show will now include a Guild Members room for exhibiting works from November 5 through November 30. The originally scheduled Art by tattoo artists show has been cancelled. Instead, the Tanner

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR IN CONCERT THURSDAY

The famed Twentynine Palms High School Choir will perform this Thursday. ROP Broadcast student Breanna Panzarella has details… The same choir that was invited to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City will be performing in a concert for the community. The Twentynine Palms High School Select Choir will

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FREE ENTERTAINMENT SATURDAY FOR PIONEER DAYS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

This Saturday is the big Pioneer Days parade in Twentynine Palms. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says free entertainment follows the parade at Luckie Park… Three local bands will provide live musical entertainment during the Pioneer Days festivities all afternoon on Saturday, October 18. Performing from noon to three p.m. is

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES FORUM, PART 2 OF 2

The six candidates for three seats on the Twentynine Palms City Council participated in a forum sponsored by Z107.7 News at Theatre 29 on Thursday evening. A full house heard two-minute opening and closing statements from each candidate, and one-minute responses to 12 questions posed by moderator Gary Daigneault. Reporter

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TWENTYNINE LIBRARY TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL TEEN READ WEEK

During Teen Read Week, October 12-18, teens are invited to the Twentynine Palms Library to guess which book is inside the jar at the circulation desk. Correct guesses will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a gift card. Each participant will also receive a free book.

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SOCCER SEASON COMING TO TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

Soccer season is coming up at Twentynine Palms High School. ROP Broadcast student Chris White says players are being recruited…

Soccer season is coming up for the Twentynine Palms high school. As for all sports, you must have a physical on file before participating in anything. For those of you

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A FATAL CAR VERSUS PEDESTRIAN CRASH IN TWENTYNINE PALMS LAST NIGHT

A Twentynine Palms woman was killed last night when she was struck by a car as she was crossing Highway 62 in Twentynine Palms. According to Sheriff’s Sergeant Matthew Yost, Agnes Quitano, 19, was crossing Highway 62 near Mission Avenue in the middle of the block about 6:45 p.m. when

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL FORUM, PART 1 OF 2

The six candidates for three seats on the Twentynine Palms City Council participated in a forum sponsored by z107.7 News at Theatre 29 on Thursday evening. A full house heard 2-minute opening and closing statements from each candidate, and 1-minute responses to 12 questions posed by moderator Gary Daigneault. Reporter

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CEMETERY BOARD HEARS DISAGREEMENT OVER NEW RULES

The Twentynine Palms Cemetery Board of Trustees met last night in what became a very heated discussion over of new rules on what can and cannot be placed on grave sites. Residents present all spoke against the policies regarding the color of rocks, number and height of items placed, and

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ONE ARRESTED AFTER THREATS AT BLACK ROCK HIGH SCHOOL

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Wednesday after he threatened to shoot up a school and threatened teachers. According to a Sheriff’s press release, deputies were notified about noon Wednesday that Matthew Ross, 18, a student at Black Rock High School, located in the 59200 block of Sunnyslope Drive in

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MAN INJURED IN SKATEBOARD-VERSUS-TRUCK IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

A 23-year-old man was injured Wednesday afternoon when he collided with a vehicle while on his skateboard in Twentynine Palms. According to a Sheriff’s report, the driver of a gray Chevy pick-up truck was traveling north on Bagley Avenue about 12:15 when the man, who was not identified, attempted to

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YOU MAY HEAR A MAJOR EXERCISE ABORD THE MARINE BASE TOMORROW

Residents at the Combat Center and surrounding areas will hear a lot of noise and activity Friday, October 10, as Marines practice a non-combatant evacuation operation exercise. Marines will simulate the evacuation of civilians from a potentially hostile area from 4 to 10 p.m. tomorrow. Helicopter and tilt-rotor flights will

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WE REVIEW ”YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN” AT THEATRE 29

The townspeople of Transylvania Heights watch as the Monster (Curtis Mohn) professes his love for Elizabeth (Char Childs) in Theatre 29’s current production of the hilarious “Young Frankenstein”. From Left, Gabrielle Timbrook, Anna Dean, Amanda Winters, Cyrus Short, Childs and Mohn, Graham Cooley, Pamela Crane. (Charles Harvey Photo).

“Young

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STATE ASSEMBLY CANDIDATE DEBATE ON Z107.7 TOMORROW

The candidates for state assembly will be on the Z107.7 “Up Close” show tomorrow. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says this will be the only time the two will face off… The two candidates for California’s 42nd Assembly District, Republican Chad Mayes of Yucca Valley, and Democrat Karalee Hargrove, of Twentynine

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OLD SCHOOLHOUSE LECTURE ON BONITA DOME HOMES

Join artist and craftsman Gabe Wendling at the Twentynine Palms Historical Society’s next Second Friday lecture. Wendling will speak on the history of building dome homes from ancient times to right now in Joshua Tree, where he created the Bonita Dome. The lecture will be held 7 p.m. October 10

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BOOK SALE SATURDAY AT BLESSED SACRAMENT IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Blessed Sacrament Church in Twentynine Palms is having a Bag Book Sale on Saturday, October 11 from 9 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There are hundreds of great books for children of all ages, plus activities for the classroom. Books are $5 a bag. All proceeds go to the Church. Blessed

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