HOUSES CHOSEN FOR REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN’S PARADE OF HOMES

A collectables showcase, an eclectic home with Art Deco and Art Nouveau touches, and a desert oasis complete with waterfall are three of the six homes in this year’s 10th Annual Parade of Homes. The homes tour, set for February 16, is the biggest fund raiser of the year for

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER PLANNING FOR STREET FAIR AND CAR SHOW

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce will hold a planning meeting for their 14th Annual Car Show and Street Fair Thursday, January 23, at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall. The purpose of this meeting is to allow community members the opportunity to provide input on how they can make this

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL PART 2: PRAYER BEFORE MEETINGS WILL REMAIN

Dan Stork broke his report on Tuesday’s wide-ranging Twentynine Palms City Council meeting into two parts. Today: The auditor’s report, and public prayer…again… After the Council heard a favorable summary of the City’s financial reporting practices by an outside auditor, public prayer again dominated the Twentynine Palms City Council meeting.

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WE REVIEW “THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST” AT THEATRE 29

A classic comedy, first performed in the late 1800’s, opened last weekend for a five-week run at Theatre 29. Managing Editor Tami Roleff was in the audience of “The Importance of Being Earnest,” and offers this review of the show… Theatre 29’s first production of 2014, “The Importance of Being

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CAFÉ NIGHT AT TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL TOMORROW

The theater students at Twentynine Palms High School invite you to join them this Friday evening. ROP Broadcast Student Brianna Jillson invites you to Café Night… The International Thespian Society of Twentynine Palms is having their Café Night. The participants can sing, dance, and act. It’s on January 17 at

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Yucca Valley Lady Trojan basketball team opened up their De Anza league schedule with a 59-43 win over Big Bear last night in Trojan Gym. Coach Jess Geeson said the Yucca girls were led by junior Ashley Priest who hit for 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds. Freshman Taylor

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL PART 1 OF 2: AN AUDIT AND PUBLIC PRAYER

Dan Stork broke his report on a wide-ranging Twentynine Palms City Council meeting into two parts. Today: Drag racing, a dues surcharge, waiving the fire truck loan, another solar field, travel promotion, and an impending retirement… Supporters of establishing a commercial drag racing strip in Twentynine Palms continued their vigorous

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SERVICES TOMORROW FOR VIVIAN ROSENBERG

Vivian Rosenberg, a 50-plus year resident of Twentynine Palms, died Sunday, January 12. She was 84 years old. Vivian Rosenberg is survived by her husband, Robert Rosenberg, daughters Bobbi Todaro of Santa Cruz, and Sharon Miller of Littleton, Colorado; sons-in-law Tom Dooley and Tom Miller; and one grandchild. She was

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL MEETS: INVOCATIONS, FIRE TRUCK PAYMENTS, ASSIGNMENTS

It’s a busy night for the Twentynine Palms City Council, covering city manager evaluation, invocations, fire truck reimbursement, and more. Reporter Dan Stork has the list of topics… The Twentynine Palms City Council gets an early start to its January 14 meeting with a 5 p.m. closed session devoted to

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PRE-SCHOOL STORYTIME THURSDAY AT TWENTYNINE PALMS LIBRARY

Calling all preschooler aged children! The Twentynine Palms Library’s preschool story time is walking through the alphabet. This Thursday, preschool story time will be exploring the letter L. Children are invited to bring something to share that begins with the featured letter. Parents and babysitters are invited to bring their

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NCIS RELEASES REPORT ON 2013 DEATH OF MARINE IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Ten months after a Marine was killed aboard the Twentynine Palms base, the Naval Criminal Investigation Service released information on the death of Pfc. Casey James Holmes. Holmes, 20, of Chico, California, joined the Marines in May 2012. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marines. Holmes’ unit was

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MORONGO BASIN MAC MEETS TONIGHT IN JOSHUA TREE

The format of the Morongo Basin Municipal Advisory Council features several regular reports, and one highlighted topic. Dan Stork tells what’s in store for this month… The featured special report at the January 13 meeting of the Morongo Basin MAC is on County Code Enforcement. The subcommittee on Land Use

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TWENTYNINE PALMS POLICE TARGET SPEEDERS AND CELL PHONE USE

This week, the Twentynine Palms traffic units will be enforcing speed violations and cell phone violations on the main streets and residential areas throughout the city. Speeding and distracted driving is a major cause of collisions. The traffic team will also be focusing their attention on failure to yield violations

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RADIOTHON NETS OVER $16,000 FOR TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL SELECT CHOIR

A fund-raising five-hour “Radiothon” here on Z107.7 Saturday raised a substantial amount of funds for travel expenses to send the Twentynine Palms Select Choir to a prestigious three-day workshop in New York, culminating in a performance at Carnegie hall. The five-hour event, with volunteers from the Select Choir and their

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CEMETERY NEEDS DECORATIONS REMOVED

The Twentynine Palms Cemetery reminds residents that any holiday decorations left on grave sites will be removed and disposed of by the staff on January 31. If the families want to keep them they will need to come retrieve them prior to that date.

AUDITIONS TONIGHT FOR FARNDALE COMEDY AT THEATRE 29

No sooner does one play get on the boards at Theatre 29, then it’s time to gear up for the next production. Dan Stork has the audition call for “Murder at Checkmate Manor”… Director Marty Neider has announced auditions are set for Theatre 29’s second show of the 2014 season.

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Twentynine Palms girls’ basketball raised their record to 11 and 4 on Friday, January 10, with a win over visiting Palm Springs 41 to 39. Leading scorers were Andrileah Lee and Nokomis Cabrera. The ’Cats start league play on Wednesday, January 15, at Shadow Hills.

Yucca Valley High School junior

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL SELECT CHOIR TO CARNEGIE HALL: PART 2 FUNDRAISING

The Twentynine Palms High School Select Choir was notified this past spring that it had been invited to participate in a multi-day workshop in New York City next April, a trip that would culminate in a performance in Carnegie Hall. In part 2 of a two-part report on the choir,

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OPEN AUDITIONS MONDAY FOR THEATRE 29’S NEXT PLAY

Open auditions will be held this Monday for the second show of the 2014 season at Theatre 29. Managing editor Tami Roleff invites aspiring performers to join the fun and try out…

Auditions for the second show of Theatre 29’s 2014 season will be held Monday. Theatre 29 veteran Marty

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SOROPTIMIST HOST TONIGHT’S OPENING NIGHT AT THEATRE 29

It’s opening night tonight at Theatre 29 for the first show of the Morongo Basin’s Premiere Theater venues’ 15th season. Reporter Taylor Thacker says the gala opening night is sponsored by a hard-working local service club…..

Soroptimist International of Twentynine Palms will host the opening night of the first show

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