TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER INSTALLATION AND MIXER TOMORROW

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual installation event and summer mixer Thursday, June 19, at 6 p.m. at the Fairfield Inn and Suites in Twentynine Palms. The Chamber will thank the outgoing board members, welcome incoming board members, and recognize those that made a difference in

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TWENTYNINE PALMS VISITORS CENTER ART GALLERY CALL FOR ART

Desert artists are invited to submit one piece of original art for the summer Art in Public Places exhibition at the Twentynine Palms Visitor Center. The theme is “Water in the Desert: Scarcity and Abundance.” Artwork must depict or be inspired by the theme of water in the desert, focusing

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TWENTYNINE PALMS PLANNING COMMISSION TO DISCUSS SIGN CODES TONIGHT

The Twentynine Palms Planning Commission returns to review of the Development Code at its June 17 meeting. Reporter Dan Stork reviews the discussion… For its June 17 meeting, the Twentynine Palms Planning Commission will hold its 39th study session on an update of the City’s Development Code. Up for discussion

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MEETING TOMORROW TO DISCUSS THE CITY’S SIGN CODE

The City of Twentynine Palms is asking for resident’s input tomorrow night as they start to take a close look at the rules and regulations for displaying signs .The Twentynine Palms Planning Commission will meet at 6:00 p.m. to look at potential revisions to the sign code. Attendees are encouraged

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TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR THEATRE 29 FRIDAY OPENING NIGHT GALA

Opening night gala tickets are available for the Friday opening of “A Doll’s House,” the latest production at Theatre 29. Reach Out Morongo Basin, the neighbors-helping-neighbors organization, will benefit from proceeds of opening night, set to start at 6 p.m. this Friday, June 20, with hors d’oeuvres and a silent

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TORTOISE ROCK CASINO ANNOUNCES FREE SUMMER CONCERTS

Get ready to get rock in Twentynine Palms. The Tortoise Rock Casino has announced they will be offering a series of free outside concerts this summer. Managing Editor Tami Roleff gets out her Zippo…

Tortoise Rock Casino in Twentynine Palms will offer free concerts featuring local bands and tribute bands

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COUNTY OFFERING VETERANS SERVICES LOCALLY

The County Veterans Affairs Office in San Bernardino sends a service representative to the Morongo Basin two days a week. Misty Taylor is at the County Building, 56357 Pima Trail, in Yucca Valley every Tuesday from 9 to 3. Taylor visits two Twentynine Palms locations Wednesdays; she is at 73629

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FREE MEAL IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

Faith Alive will be preparing and hosting the Food for Life meal tomorrow, Saturday, June 14. The meal for low-income families and individuals, is served from 3 to 5 p.m. at Little Church of the Desert Community Hall on Adobe Road across from City Hall in Twentynine Palms. If you

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UNITED METHODIST WOMAN PLANNING FOR CHRISTMAS BOUTIQUE

The United Methodist Women of Twentynine Palms are preparing for a Christmas Boutique of handmade crafts and products. The boutique will be held on Saturday, December 6. Crafters are invited to join us. You can sell your crafts at $10 donation for a table or $15 for two. Mark your

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NEW CHROMIUM-6 STANDARDS MAY COST JOSHUA BASIN WATER DISTRICT AND TWENTYNINE PALMS WATER DISTRICT BIG MONEY

Chromium-6 is a cancer-causing chemical made famous in the movie “Erin Brockovich.” Chromium-6 is a pollutant from chemical factories, but in the Morongo Basin, it occurs naturally, dissolving from rocks into the groundwater. Federal standards for total chromium, which includes chromium-6 and non-cancer-causing chromium-3, are 100 parts per billion. California

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“MOVIES IN LUCKIE PARK” SERIES KICKS OFF WITH “FROZEN” TONIGHT

The popular “Movies in Luckie Park” series kicks off tonight in Twentynine Palms. Reporter Taylor Thacker says bring the whole family to the fun outside showing of “Frozen”… The City of Twentynine Palms Recreation Department kicks off their free event “Movies in Luckie Park,” beginning with the movie “Frozen” on

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LOCAL GRADUATE FINISHES U.S. NAVY BASIC TRAINING

Navy Seaman Clint E. Dumdie, son of Mark and Angela Dumdie of Twentynine Palms, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois. During the eight-week program, Dumdie completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting,

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OLD SCHOOLHOUSE LECTURE FEATURES CABOT’S PUEBLO MUSEUM

The Old Schoolhouse Museum in Twentynine Palms will feature the fascinating Cabot Pueblo Museum in their lecture this Friday night. Managing Editor Tami Roleff has details…

The man behind the legendary Cabot’s Pueblo Museum in Desert Hot Springs, Cabot Yerxa, will be the focus of the next Second Friday Lecture

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FORMER YUCCA VALLEY MANAGER ANDY TAKATA IS INTERIM TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY MANAGER

“Three” proved to be the charm for the Twentynine Palms City Council at its regular meeting last night. Dan Stork explains why, and reports that a familiar figure will be filling the post of interim city manager… After celebrating the remodeling of the Senior Center with an open house before

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SUMMER READING PRGRAM STARTS MONDAY AT THE TWENTYNINE PALMS LIBRARY

The Summer Reading Program kicks off this Monday at the Twentynine Palms Library. Reporter Taylor Thacker explains the program… Have your child experience the joy of reading this summer at the Twentynine Palms Library’s annual Summer Reading Program. This program begins on June 16th, and is not designed to teach

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SKY’S THE LIMIT THRIFT STORE SALE THIS WEEKEND

Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center will hold a summer sale at its thrift shop Friday and Saturday. Gently used items such as furniture, household goods, clothing, shoes, books, and children’s toys will be available on a cash-and-carry basis. Proceeds will support programs and development at Sky’s the Limit.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS PARENTS ARRESTED FOR CHILD ENDANGERMENT

A Twentynine Palms couple was arrested Sunday morning after their 2-year-old child was found wandering on Utah Trail. According to a Sheriff’s report, a passer-by found the boy walking with a German shepherd dog in the 3300 block of Utah Trail about 8 a.m., and could not find the child’s

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COUNTERFEIT BILLS TURN UP AT TORTOISE ROCK CASINO

Counterfeit bills have been turning up in Twentynine Palms. According to a Sheriff’s report, security at Tortoise Rock Casino called the Sheriff’s Department about 3 p.m. Sunday afternoon to report a woman attempted to use two counterfeit $10 bills. The woman told deputies she received the bills from Stater Brothers

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SUMMER YOUTH CAMP OFFERED IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

The Twentynine Palms Youth Club will be offering a summer youth camp. Reporter Sara Snyder says sign-ups are being taken today and tomorrow… Join the Twentynine Palms Youth Club for tons of fun this summer! Starting on June 16, the Youth Club will have a summer program every day from

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL MEETS: CITY MANAGER, ART ADVISORS, A DRAFT BUDGET AND MORE

An interim city manager, or a contract for city manager services? — That’s one decision facing the Twentynine Palms City Council. Dan Stork says that bid rejections, real estate acquisition, and more, is afoot… The consent agenda of the Twentynine Palms City Council meeting on June 10 includes the rejection

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