“A DOLL’S HOUSE” DIRECTOR AT THEATRE 29 PROUD OF HIS SHOW

The classic and riveting Henrik Ibsen drama, “A Doll’s House,” continues its run this weekend at Theatre 29 with a matinee this Sunday. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says director Kurt Schauppner is proud of his show…

Sue Kelly as Anne, the nurse, keeps watch over her charges, from left,

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MOVIES IN LUCKIE PARK: TONIGHT, “CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2”

The popular “Movies in Luckie Park” series continues in Twentynine Palms tonight. Reporter Taylor Thacker says bring a blanket or lawn chair out for “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2”…

The City of Twentynine Palms Recreation Department continues with their event, Movies in Luckie Park, with the movie “Cloudy

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A DONATION FOR THE TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society received a $2,500 check last week from the Lamplighter Foundation. The money matched the funds raised from the Historical Society’s inaugural Desert Chic Wine and Cheese social event held earlier this year. The money will be used toward the Historical Society’s planned addition of a

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TWENTYNINE PALMS FELON ARRESTED A DAY AFTER GETTING OUT OF JAIL

A Twentynine Palms man who was released from jail on Sunday was arrested Monday, accused of violating a restraining order. According to a Sheriff’s report, Joseph Farhat, 25, had been in jail for violating the terms of his parole; he was released Sunday. On Monday, the owner of a vacant

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NEW INTERIM JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK SUPERINTENDENT NAMED

The Acting Superintendent of Joshua Tree National Park Andrea Compton is going back to her regular assignment as the Park’s Chief Resource Officer. She provided Z107.7 with a copy of a note she sent her staff, introducing them to her temporary successor. Todd Suess will be the next acting superintendent

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CEMETERY BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

Directors for the Twentynine Palms Public Cemetery District will hold their monthly meeting Thursday, June 26, at the cemetery office on Encelia Avenue in Twentynine Palms. Among the items on the agenda, the directors will be asked to approve a revised step schedule for employee wages and a revised employee

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YOUTH SUMMER ART CLASSES AT THE 29 PALMS ART GALLERY

This year’s first Youth Summer Arts Class—a young artists’ drawing class for ages 5 to 17—will be held at the Twentynine Palms Art Gallery this Friday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Recent grants enabled the low-cost art classes for all kids living in the Morongo Basin. Friday the young artists’

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SUMMER READING PROGRAM ATHE 29 PALMS LIBRARY

The Twentynine Palms Library invites children of all ages to travel back to the dinosaur days and join their summer reading program. Studies show children who read at least five books over the summer will maintain their reading level for the next school year. The performance for children this week

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6 HURT, 2 CRITICAL, IN HWY 62 CRASH IN WEST TWENTYNINE PALMS

Six people were injured, three critically, in a two-car crash in Twentynine Palms yesterday afternoon that shut down Highway 62 for an hour. According to the Sheriff’s Department, about 4:07, a white VW Jetta attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Highway 62 from northbound Pederson near the Eagles Aerie.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS PLANNING COMMISSION MEETS: WATER DISTRICT MEETING & REDEVELOPMENT LITIGATION

At tonight’s City Council meeting in Twentynine Palms, a request by the Water District for a joint meeting returns to the agenda, as does litigation over the dissolved Redevelopment Agency. Reporter Dan Stork says that a ribbon cutting, Planning Commission issues, and aid to local businesses will be treated before

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AUDITIONS SET FOR “THE 39 STEPS” AT THEATRE 29 JUNE 30

Just four very talented performers are being sought for a unique, fast- paced comedy starting in mid August at Theatre 29. Reporter Dianna Jones say auditions for “39 Steps” are this Monday, June 30…

Auditions have been set for the fall production at Theatre 29, “The 39 Steps.” This frenzied

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MATURE DRIVERS CLASSES START TOMORROW AT TWENTYNINE PALMS LIBRARY

The Twentynine Palms Branch Library will offer a free six-week mature driver education class beginning tomorrow. The six-week continuous class will cover information needed to pass the DMV written exam. Seniors can join the class at any time during the weeks of June 25 through July 30 and no pre-registration

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ELDERLY COUPLE CRITICALLY INJURED IN JOSHUA TREE CRASH

An elderly couple were critically injured in a crash in Joshua Tree Saturday afternoon. About 1:10, Velma Ringwald, 58, of Twentynine Palms was stopped at the southbound stop sign at Sun Ray Road and Highway 62, when she pulled out directly into the path of a bread delivery truck driven

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RIBBON CUTTING AT TWENTYNINE PALMS NATIONAL PARK DRIVE TOMORROW

The Twentynine Palms City Council will hold a ribbon cutting tomorrow afternoon at 5:30 p.m. midway down National Park Drive, on the center median across from the Old Schoolhouse Museum. The ribbon cutting will celebrate completion of the National Park Drive improvement project, which consists of new curbs, gutters, and

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CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR MUFFIN HILL FRIDAY

A Celebration of Life for the late Muffin Hill will be held 5 p.m. Friday, June 27 at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center in Noble Hall. Muffin Hill, a 23-year resident of Twentynine Palms, died May 16. Light refreshments will be provided. Guests are encouraged to wear something purple in

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SCHOOL DISTRICT SPONSORING FREE SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM

Just as learning does end when school lets out, neither does the need for good nutrition. Reporter Dan Stork says there’s free lunch and breakfast available for children during part of the summer… The Morongo Unified School District is sponsoring a summer feeding program, in conjunction with the US Department

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FREE MEALS OFFERED IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

Tomorrow, the Desert Congregational Men’s Ministry will be preparing and hosting the Food for Life meal. The meal will be served from 3 to 5 p.m. at Little Church of the Desert Community Hall in Twentynine palms. If you are a shut-in and need a meal to be delivered, call

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STAR PARTY AT SKY’S THE LIMIT TOMORROW NIGHT

A star party tomorrow night at Sky’s the Limit. Managing Editor Tami Roleff tells you where the telescopes will be focused… Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, June 21. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 8 p.m. and end about 1 a.m.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CAR WASH TO BENEFIT HOMELESS VETERANS

Vets Cruisin’ for a Cause will hold a car wash Saturday to raise funds to buy beds and mattresses for the homeless shelters. The car wash is from 9 to 2, or until the last car is washed, at the Change for Vets thrift store, 5758 Adobe Road, Suite B,

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TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR RIVETING DRAMA, A DOLL’S HOUSE, AT THEATRE 29

The riveting drama, “A Doll’s House,” is now playing weekends at Theatre 29. With show details and how to get tickets, here is reporter Sara Snyder… Regular tickets are now available for the fourth production of the Theatre 29 season, the classic, “A Doll’s House,” a gripping drama by Henrik

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