SPELL-A-THON DATES SET, GET YOUR SPELLING TEAMS READY

The Morongo Basin Coalition for Adult Literacy has set the date for this year’s annual spell-a-thon, its biggest fundraiser of the year. With more information, here’s managing editor Tami Roleff… The Kiwanis Club of Twentynine Palms has announced the date of its 27th annual spell-a-thon. The spelling bee for adults

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RETIRED TEACHERS MEET THIS FRIDAY

California Retired Teachers Association will meet Friday, February 16, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the Helen Gray Center on Whitefeather Road in Joshua Tree. Attendees will honor the association’s past presidents and members who have experienced 80 or more birthdays. Lunch is provided at a cost of $15 per person.

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TONIGHT

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child meet tonight and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Helen Gray Education Center located on the campus of the Hi Desert

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, meets tomorrow, Wednesday, January 10, and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Helen Gray Education Center on the campus of the

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RETIRED TEACHERS MEET FRIDAY

The next meeting of the Retired Teachers Association will be a presentation on elder law by attorney Michael McGuire. The meeting is set for 10 a.m. Friday, January 12, at the Helen Gray Education Center on Whitefeather Road in Joshua Tree. Lunch is $15 and reservations are required. There is

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER OFFERS AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE SATURDAY

Hi-Desert Medical Center as a part of their Senior Care Programs, is hosting an AARP Smart Driver Course this Saturday. Reporter Eric Knabe fills us in… On Saturday, January 6, at the Helen Gray Center, from 8:30 am to 5:30 p.m., learn proven safety strategies to help keep you safe

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER FREE LECTURE ON CHILD DEVELOPMENT THIS EVENING

A pediatrician will give a lecture on the stages of child development this afternoon. Reporter Eric Knabe fills in the details… Physicians from Hi-Desert Medical Center are offering lectures on key topics to help residents be more informed about their health. Monday, November 20, a local pediatrician will discuss the

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JOSHUA BASIN WATER BOARD MEETS AT HELEN GRAY CENTER TONIGHT

Tonight, the Joshua Basin Water District board of directors will hold the regular twice-monthly meeting but at a new location. Reporter Mike Lipsitz pulls out the GPS…

A busy agenda awaits directors at tonight’s meeting of the Joshua Basin Water District. The board is expected to approve a resolution, revised

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MORONGO BASIN TRANSIT AUTHORITY HEARING ON UNMET NEEDS THURSDAY

The Morongo Basin Transit Authority, the MBTA, will hold its annual public hearing for unmet needs this Thursday, September 28. Residents are urged to attend to give their input on how state funds are spent for transit in our area. The hearing is set for 5 p.m. in the Helen

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SEMINAR OFFERED NEXT WEEK

Morongo Basin professionals are getting educated on a subject that, directly or indirectly, effects almost all of us. Reporter David Haldane explains… Have you or someone you know been touched by domestic violence? If so, you’re not alone; one in four women will experience it in their lives, and one

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW AFTERNOON

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, meets tomorrow and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 pm, at the Helen Gray Education Center on the campus of the Hi Desert Medical

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RETIRED TEACHERS TO HEAR ABOUT DISASTER PREPAREDNESS

California Retired Teachers Association will hold its first meeting of the 2017-2018 school year September 8, at 10:00 a.m. in the Helen Gray Center on Whitefeather Road in Joshua Tree. Members will welcome a CERT representative who will share information on earthquake preparation. Bring donations for the homeless. Needed items

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, will meet Wednesday, August 9, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Helen Gray Education Center located on the campus of the Hi

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, meets tomorrow and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm at the Helen Gray Education Center located on the campus of the Hi-Desert Medical

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of the Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, meets tomorrow and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Helen Gray Education Center on the campus of Hi Desert Medical Center.

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, will meet tomorrow and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm The meeting will be held at the Helen Gray Education Center located on

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RETIRED TEACHERS MEET NEXT WEEK

The California Retired Teachers Association will meet next Friday, May 12, at 10:00 a.m. at the Helen Gray Center in Joshua Tree. Attendees will welcome Hi Desert Medical Center’s Nutritionist, Reneé Harvey, who will discuss nutritional health for seniors. Lunch will be provided at a cost of $15 per person.

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, will meet tomorrow—and every second Wednesday of the month—from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Helen Gray Education Center on the campus of the Hi-Desert Medical Center in

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RETIRED TEACHERS MEET NEXT WEEK

The local chapter of the California Retired Teachers Association will meet Friday, April 14, at 10:00 a.m. at the Helen Gray Center on Whitefeather Road in Joshua Tree. Members will welcome Cheryl Erickson, who will speak about her recent trip to Uganda and the orphanage there with which she works.

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A DOZEN TEAMS COMPETE IN 26TH ANNUAL SPELL-A-THON SATURDAY

A dozen teams competed for bragging rights in the 26th annual spell-a-thon Saturday, sponsored by the Morongo Basin Coalition for Adult Literacy. For the fifth consecutive year, managing editor Tami Roleff was on one of the teams competing, and said the final two teams were well matched… After 10 teams

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