TWENTYNINE PALMS SPRING PLAY CONTINUES THIS WEEKEND

Twentynine Palms High School’s spring play, continues this weekend. Edica Gonzalez has all the details… “Once Upon a Wolf” at Twentynine Palms High School features the Big Bad Wolf who decides he doesn’t want to be the bad guy anymore. The one-act play examines what happens when a fairy tale

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OPENING RECEPTION TONIGHT FOR GLASS OUTHOUSE ART GALLERY

The Glass Outhouse Art Gallery will hold an opening reception Saturday, May 6, from 5 to 9 p.m. for artists Deborah Ammar and Lori Antoinett. Music will be provided by Hunter and the Wicked. The Glass Outhouse is located at 77575 Highway 62 in Twentynine Palms. For more information, call

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KENTUCKY DERBY EVENT SATURDAY AT YUCCA VALLEY SENIOR CENTER

The Yucca Valley Senior Center is holding a Kentucky Derby day this Saturday, May 6. Come and sip mint juleps, eat Kentucky Derby pie, play racing games and watch the Kentucky Derby on big screen TVs, all for free for seniors 55 and older. Under 55 are $2 at the

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EMBRACING CHANGE EXPLORED AT LIFETREE CAFÉ

Practical advice for accepting and embracing change will be explored at Lifetree Café on Sunday, May 7 at 4 p.m. Here’s reporter Eric Knabe with the details… The free program, titled “Embracing Change: Taking the Fear Out of What Comes Next,” examines why change is often difficult for people and

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CHICKEN-FRIED STEAK FOR BREAKFAST AT VFW

Sunday breakfast for the Joshua Tree Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7264 will feature Kenny’s chicken-fried steak from8 to 11. And don’t forget Taco Wednesday from 11 to 1. The Post is located at 6402 Veterans Way in downtown Joshua Tree.

NEW SHOW AT GALLERY 62 IN JOSHUA TREE

A new show opened yesterday at Gallery 62 in Joshua Tree. The show, “Women’s Empowerment: Nasty Women,” features the artworks of 33 local artists, both women and men, along with signature artist Casey Kiernan with a video installation and photography. An opening reception is set for Saturday, May 13, from

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JOSHUA TREE MOBILE HOME CALLED A TOTAL LOSS AFTER FIRE THURSDAY

A Joshua Tree mobile home is a total loss following a fire Thursday afternoon. County Battalion Chief Scott Tuttle said firefighters from Joshua Tree, Yucca Valley, Twentynine Palms, and CalFire were called to the Joshua Estates Mobile Home Park in the 62400 block of 29 Palms Highway at 3:28 p.m.

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TWENTYNINE PALM MAN ARRESTED AFTER HIGH-SPEED PURSUIT

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested early Thursday morning after he led Sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed pursuit. According to a Sheriff’s report, Deputy Sean Lenihan saw a white BMW without a license plate at the intersection of Adobe Road and Highway 62 about 12:20 a.m. Lenihan attempted a traffic

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF BEING A DRUG DEALER

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday, accused of being a drug dealer. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies stopped a vehicle, with Ryan Anderson, 28, inside, near Avalon Avenue and Palisade Drive about 8:30 a.m. During a search of the vehicle, deputies found heroin and a scale, and a

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CERT TRAINING STARTS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS MAY 19

New training classes will start May 19 for volunteers who are at least 18 years old who interested in becoming a part of the Community Emergency Response Team, or CERT. Edica Gonzalez tells you how to sign up… The Community Emergency Response Team, or CERT classes will be held Friday,

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OFFICERS’ SPOUSES’ CLUB GRANTS FOR LOCAL STUDENTS, SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS

The Officer’s Spouses Club of the Twentynine Palms Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center showed their appreciation and generosity to Morongo Basin scholars and community organizations yesterday evening. During the year, the very active group raised funds with bingo, dinners, get-togethers and other events, capped off by their annual gala

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WONDER VALLEY COMMUNITY MEETING TOMORROW

Wonder Valley’s once-a-month community meeting is tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has this preview … The monthly Wonder Valley Community Meeting takes place tomorrow, May 6 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Wonder Valley Community Center on Amboy Road. On the agenda is a presentation on a recent structure fire.

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GRUBSTAKE CARNIVAL TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE

The 67th annual Grubstake Days celebration is coming to Yucca Valley May 25 through 29. Grubstake carnival discount tickets are available now through May 25 at the Yucca Valley Chamber, Yucca Valley Boys and Girls Club and in front of Vons in Yucca Valley on Saturdays May 6, 13 and

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COMMUNITY NEEDS SURVEY AVAILABLE ONLINE

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County is conducting a 2017 Community Needs Assessment for San Bernardino County. The survey will help the organization identify the needs of low-income individuals and families living in San Bernardino County, and will help the organization learn what is working well and what

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THE WHO TRIBUTE BAND AT TORTOISE ROCK CASINO TONIGHT

Tortoise Rock Casino in Twentynine Palms has announced its schedule of free concerts for the month of May. Managing editor Tami Roleff has the line-up of tribute bands…

Starting off the free Live at the Rock concert series in May is “Who’s Next,” the next best thing to the British

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FISH AND CHIPS AT JOSHUA TREE VFW TONIGHT

The Joshua Tree Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7264 will serve up Debbie’s fish and chips dinner tonight from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday’s breakfast will feature Kenny’s chicken-fried steak from 8 to 11. And don’t forget Taco Wednesday from 11 to 1. The Post is located at 6402 Veterans

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COPPER MOUNTAIN MESA BREAKFAST TOMORROW

Come on out to the First Saturday Breakfast at the Copper Mountain Mesa Community Association, serving from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. this Saturday, May 6, at 65336 Winters Road in North Joshua Tree. Your favorite breakfast food and neighbors are waiting to see you.

FLAMINGO HEIGHTS SWAP MEET TOMORROW

Tomorrow, Saturday, May 6, the Flamingo Heights Community Center is having their swap meet and craft sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The center is located at 55977 Perris Street, just off Old Woman Springs and a block West of La Copine Restaurant.

LIFETREE CAFÉ TALKS ABOUT “EMBRACING CHANGE” SUNDAY

Lifetree Cafe, a Twentynine Palms-based community discussion group, will talk about embracing change this Sunday afternoon. Reporter Eric Knabe has your invitation…

Practical advice for accepting and embracing change will be explored at Lifetree Café on Sunday, May 7, at 4 p.m.

The free program, titled “Embracing Change: Taking the

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

In high school sports today, the Yucca Valley High School baseball and softball teams will travel to Thermal to play Desert Mirage High School. Both games start at 3:15.

Also today, the Twentynine Palms High School baseball and softball teams will play Coachella Valley High School at home in Twentynine

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