FOOD FOR LIFE LOOKING FOR THANKSGIVING VOLUNTEERS

Food for life, a faith-based Twentynine Palms non-profit group who provides meals for low-income families and individuals, needs volunteers to help with its Thanksgiving meal. Managing editor Tami Roleff tells you how to pitch in… Food for Life is gearing up for the holidays and looking for volunteers for the

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TODDLER BOOT CAMP AT THE JOSHUA TREE LIBRARY TOMORROW

The Joshua Tree Library is offering Toddler Boot Camp and pre-school story time. Preschool story time is on Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m. The theme for this week’s preschool story time is the letter “L” for ladybug. Toddler Boot Camp is every Wednesday through November 16 at 11:00 a.m. Toddler boot

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VENDOR SPACES AVAILABLE FOR SATURDAY UNITED METHODIST STREET MARKET

The Twentynine Palms United Methodist Church will hold a street market Saturday, November 12. Applications are still being taken for vendors. Spaces are $10 each. The street market will have food, arts, crafts, and household goods. To reserve a space, call 760-367-7338, Tuesday through Friday from 9 to noon.

TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL INTERACT CLUB THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE

The Rotary-sponsored Interact Club at Twentynine Palms High School believes no one should miss out on Thanksgiving dinner. Kirby Davis tells how you can help the club help those in need… The Twentynine Palms High School Interact Club wants to provide a complete Thanksgiving meal to 350 needy families this

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL WINS 12TH CONSECUTIVE BATTLE OF THE BELL

The Twentynine Palms Wildcats won their 12th consecutive contest over Yucca Valley 41-22, in the 49th annual Kiwanis Club Battle of the Bell. The Wildcats now lead the series overall with 31 wins. With the victory, the ’Cats finished in second place in the De Anza league with a 7-3

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HOW TO RETURN BALLOTS IN TIME FOR TUESDAY’S ELECTION

Area residents who are voting by mail must return their ballots to the county elections office in time for Tuesday’s election. The ballots may be mailed, but must be postmarked on or before Tuesday, November 8, and received within three business days following the election. To ensure your ballot is

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YUCCA VALLEY TO HOST VETERANS’ DAY TRIBUTE FRIDAY

Yucca Valley will host the Morongo Basin Veterans’ Tribute Friday, November 11, at the north side of the Yucca Valley Community Center. The event begins with a free breakfast at 8 a.m. in the Yucca Valley Senior Center for veterans, military, and public safety personnel and their families. The tribute

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QUARTERLY TRANSITION JOSHUA TREE MEETING TODAY

A quarterly membership meeting is planned today by Transition Joshua Tree. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has the details… Transition Joshua Tree invites you to learn about the Transition movement at a quarterly Membership Meeting and Potluck on Sunday, November 6 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Center for Healthy

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RETIRED TEACHERS TO MEET NOVEMBER 11

The California Retired Teachers Association will meet Friday, November 11, at 10:00 a.m. at the Helen Gray Center on Whitefeather Road in Joshua Tree. Twentynine Palms Junior High ROTC will present the Colors, and association members and families who have served in the U.S. Armed Services will be recognized and

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FEE FREE DAYS AT JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

The National Park Service celebrates their centennial and offers a fee free day. Park Ranger Pam Tripp has more… The National Park Service turns 100 years old this year and wants everyone to celebrate. All national parks will waive entrance fees on November 11 for Veterans Day. At Joshua Tree

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THE ST. JOSEPH’S PLAYERS “THE KITCHEN WITCHES” SET TO OPEN

The St. Joseph’s Players’ production of “The Kitchen Witches” will have you in stitches! The show opens next Saturday, November 12 at St. Joseph Church in Yucca Valley. The Opening Night Gala will feature pre-curtain and intermission activities starting at 6 p.m., including heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, a prize raffle,

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MOTORCYCLIST INJURED, ARRESTED, IN DUI CRASH IN MORONGO VALLEY THURSDAY

A motorcyclist was arrested for suspected driving under the influence following a crash in Morongo Valley Thursday afternoon. About 4:20, Anthony Demars, 47, of Morongo Valley, was riding his 2014 Honda motorcycle westbound in the number 1 lane of the highway. The California Highway Patrol notes that due to Demars’

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MOJAVE STAR PARTY IN MOJAVE NATIONAL PRESERVE THIS SATURDAY

A National Park Service centennial star party brings a unique opportunity for local desert lovers this weekend. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to hang out with the cool kids… California’s desert communities continue to celebrate the National Park Service centennial and highlight the region’s protected public lands with free

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL INTERACT CLUB HOLDING THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE

The Rotary-sponsored Interact Club at Twentynine Palms High School believes no one should miss out on Thanksgiving dinner. Kirby Davis tells how you can help the club help those in need… The Twentynine Palms High School Interact Club wants to provide a complete Thanksgiving meal to 350 needy families this

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ABC’S OF WATER LECTURE NEXT WEEK IN APPLE VALLEY

The Mojave Water Agency will hold its next ABC’s of Water on Tuesday, November 15 at 5:30 p.m. The lecture will be on “How Much Water Do We Have?” In this session, a hydro-geologist will talk about the science used to gather data that the water agency uses to manage

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REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN CRAFT FAIR THIS WEEKEND

Reach Out Morongo Basin will host its 10th Annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale this weekend at the Twentynine Palms Senior Center Vendors will offer handmade soaps, wood crafts, jewelry and homemade baked goods. Vendor space is still available. Tables are $20 for one day or $30 for two days.

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COPPER MOUNTAIN STUDENT ART SHOW AT GLASS OUTHOUSE, RECEPTION SATURDAY

An art show featuring the works of Copper Mountain College is at the Glass Outhouse Galley in Wonder valley. Reporter Mike Lipsitz invites you to a Saturday Reception…. The best of work of Copper Mountain College’s emerging visual art students is on display through November 27 at the Glass Outhouse

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JOSHUA TREE VFW OFFERS DINNER TONIGHT, BREAKFAST SUNDAY

The Joshua Tree VFW will be serving up Sunday breakfast with chicken fried steak and a full menu from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. for $7. And don’t forget Taco Wednesday from 11 to 1. The Joshua Tee VFW is located on Veteran’s Way, just north of Highway 62 in

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DON’T MISS TWENTYNINE PALMS WEED SHOW THIS WEEKEND

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society will again host its annual Weed Show at the Old Schoolhouse Museum. Managing editor Tami Roleff says don’t miss this delightfully quirky event… Now in its seventh decade, the Weed Show is one of Twentynine Palms’ oldest and most unique artistic traditions. This year’s Weed

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FALL BACK ONE HOUR: DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME ENDS SUNDAY

Spring forward, fall back. Yes, it’s that time again. Edica Gonzalez reminds us to not only change our clocks, but also smoke alarm batteries… Daylight Saving Time ends tonight, which means it’s time to change our clocks again. In March, we “spring” forward one hour, so on the first Sunday

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