REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN LOOKING FOR THOSE NEEDING HELP

Reach Out Morongo basin is partnering with Marine volunteers to help local residents in need. Reporter Caitlin Logan says they are looking for those who could use the assistance… Reach Out Morongo Basin is seeking senior and disabled persons needing home repairs or yard work for upcoming service projects coordinated

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FREE SURPLUS FOOD DISTRIBUTION FRIDAY

The third Monday of October is the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus federal food in the Morongo Basin. Reporter Dan Stork has the times and places… The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino will distribute surplus food to low-income residents of the Morongo Basin Monday, October

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PIONEER DAYS ROAD CLOSURES TOMORROW MORNING

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce is holding the 2014 Pioneer Days Parade on October 18, at 10:00 a.m. State Route 62 (Hwy 62) will be closed from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. between Oasis Avenue and National Park Drive. Commuter traveling east will be diverted via Oasis Avenue, left

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STAR PARTY AT SKY’S THE LIMIT TOMORROW

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, October 18. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 6:45 p.m. and end about 2:00 a.m. The focus of the star party will be large spiral galaxies and brilliant globular clusters. Bring binoculars, telescopes, water, snacks, chairs,

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LEGO CHALLENGE IN TWENTYNINE PALMS SUNDAY

How creative can you get with Lego bricks? Reporter Caitlin Logan says you can show your stuff off during Pioneer Days in Twentynine Palms… As part of this year’s Pioneer Day celebration in Twentynine Palms, there will be a Lego design challenge, at 1 p.m. on Sunday, October 19, in

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FAMILY OF WOMAN KILLED IN TWENTYNINE PALMS RAISING BURIAL FUNDS

The family of a woman killed in Twentynine Palms is trying to raise funds. Agnes Quitano, 19, who graduated from High School in Guam in 2013, was six months pregnant when she was killed in Twentynine Palms Thursday evening, October 9. The fetus also did not survive. “We lost them

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MEDICARE OPTIONS FOR SENIORS TO BE EXPLAINED TOMORROW

Local seniors can find out about Medicare options tomorrow in Twentynine Palms. Reporter Taylor Thacker tells you how… Health Net will be having an informational event for senior citizens about Medicare options. On Friday, October 17, from 9 to 11 a.m., Health Net will be present at the Twentynine Palms

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REPTILES FOR SCIENCE TONIGHT AT OASIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Learn about reptiles for a good cause tonight. Reporter Caitlin Logan invites you to Oasis Elementary School in Twentynine Palms…. Come meet and learn about reptiles from around the world! Reptiles for Science is an event that will be held as a fundraiser for sixth grade science camp. There will

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FALL CHOIR CONCERT AT TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL TONIGHT

Your opportunity to hear the much-celebrated Twentynine Palms High School choir and band in concert tonight. Reporter Cassie Zimarik has details… The public is invited to Twentynine Palms High School on Thursday, October 16 for the Music Department’s Annual Fall Concert. The event takes place inside the gymnasium and begins

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PIONEER DAYS EVENTS START TOMORROW IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

The schedule has been set for Pioneer Days in Twentynine Palms. The carnival in Luckie Park will open 4 p.m. Thursday, October 16, and Friday, October 17. The Little Miss and Master will be held at the Elk’s Lodge at 6 p.m. Thursday. Theatre 29’s presentation of “Young Frankenstein” plays

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TWENTYNINE PALMS LIBRARY FRIENDS BOOK SALE STARTS TOMORROW

Stock up on inexpensive reading and entertainment materials at the Friends of the Twentynine Palms Library book sale. The fall book sale begins on Thursday, October 16, for members only and Saturday, October 18, for the general public. Thursday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Friends of the Twentynine Palms

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PALM VISTA ELEMENTARY BOOK FAIR NEXT WEEK

A book fair will be held next week at Palm Vista Elementary School. ROP Broadcast Student Opal Belisle has details…

Palm Vista Elementary School PTO is having a scholastic book fair on October 20 to October 24. The book fair will be open that week during lunch on the lawn

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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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