FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

Due to the President’s Day holiday, the Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County will hold a distribution of federal surplus food today at Copper Mountain Mesa, 65336 Winters Road, from 9 to 11.

Distribution of surplus food at the Twentynine Palms Community Food Pantry, on Stardune Avenue, will

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COURTHOUSE CLOSED THE NEXT TWO MONDAYS

County courthouses will be closed Monday, February 13, for Lincoln’s Birthday, and Monday, February 20, for President’s Day.

JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK TO EXPAND COTTONWOOD VISITOR CENTER

The Joshua Tree National Park has an expansion planned. Here with the details is reporter Edica Gonzalez… Joshua Tree National Park will be expanding the Cottonwood Visitor Center on the southern border of the park. The current visitor center is a 20-year-old double-wide trailer that can no longer meet the

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TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PARADE OF HOMES

The annual Parade of Homes fundraiser is upcoming. Managing Editor Tami Roleff shares ticket information… Tickets are available now for the 13th annual Parade of Homes. This event is Reach Out Morongo Basin’s largest fundraiser of the year and features six unique and inspiring homes. This year’s Parade of Homes

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FREE FEDERAL FOOD DISTRIBUTION

The third Monday of the month is usually the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus federal food in the Morongo Basin. However, due to the federal Presidents’ Day holiday, the date has been changed to Tuesday, February 14. Once again here’s reporter Edica Gonzalez with the times

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MOJAVE VIPER YOUNG MARINE PROGRAM RECRUITING KIDS

The Mojave Viper Young Marine Program is recruiting. Managing Editor Tami Roleff has more about children who want to earn the title…The Mojave Vipers are looking for a few good … kids … who want to join their ranks as Young Marines. The Mojave Vipers Young Marine program is for

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TRANSITION JOSHUA TREE MEETS SUNDAY

If you enjoy eating good food and meeting new people … and who doesn’t? Reporter Mike Lipsitz has this report for anyone who enjoys these things and who wants to become more involved in their community … Transition Joshua Tree holds its quarterly membership meeting and potluck this Sunday, February

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MARRIAGE LICENSES NOW AVAILABLE IN JOSHUA TREE

The county government building in Joshua Tree is now offering document recording services. Reporter Edica Gonzalez has more… Morongo Basin residents who want to get married no longer have to travel to San Bernardino to get their marriage license. Marriage licenses, along with copies of birth, death, and marriage certificates,

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HOME ENERGY WORKSHOP SET FOR MONDAY IN JOSHUA TREE

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County will hold a free home energy education workshop Monday, February 13. The workshop about the Home Energy Assistance Program will be held 9:30 to 3:30 at the Sportsman’s Club, 6225 Sunburst Avenue in Joshua Tree. Call 909-723-1500 for an appointment.

JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK EXPECTED TO BE BUSY THIS WEEKEND

With more than 2.5 million visitors last year to Joshua Tree National Park, the park’s Joshua Tree entrance often has a long line of cars waiting to enter the park. Edica Gonzalez reminds residents to use alternate entrances… Joshua Tree National Park is seeing more and more visitors, adding up

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ARRESTED FOR JOSHUA TREE BURGLARY

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday afternoon, accused of a burglary in Joshua Tree last week. Sheriff’s reports say Nomad Adventures in Joshua Tree reported that a man came into the store on January 31 and stole a blue backpack. The deputy who investigated the burglary saw a man

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FREE FEDERAL SURPLUS FOOD DISTRIBUTION THIS TUESDAY

The third Monday of the month is usually the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus federal food in the Morongo Basin. However, due to the federal Presidents’ Day holiday, the date has been changed to Tuesday, February 14. Edica Gonzalez has the times and places… The Community

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LUCKIE AVENUE CLOSES MONDAY FOR 4 WEEKS

Luckie Avenue—the street that goes through the parking lot at Luckie Park—will be closed for about four weeks, starting Monday, February 13. The parking lot will be repaved, and some of the curbs, gutters and sidewalks will be replaced.

COURTHOUSE CLOSED THE NEXT TWO MONDAYS

County courthouses will be closed Monday, February 13, for Lincoln’s Birthday, and Monday, February 20, for President’s Day.

INTER COLLEGIATE BASKETBALL COMING TO COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

The Copper Mountain College Athletic Booster Club, still in its infancy, has reached its benchmark 100-member goal. Expectations are high that soon the club will celebrate CMC’s own teams in the Bell Center. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says there’s no turning back now; intercollegiate basketball is on the horizon… Last August

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FREE FEDERAL SURPLUS FOOD GIVEAWAY IN JOSHUA TREE TOMORROW

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County will hold a distribution of federal surplus food 10 to noon, Friday, February 10, at the Way Station, 61722 Commercial Street, in Joshua Tree.

COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

On the agenda for tomorrow’s regular 2 p.m. meeting of the Copper Mountain College board of trustees is a closed session evaluation of president/superintendent Jeff Cummings near the top of the meeting. Back in open session, and among items up for discussion on the action agenda is a resolution that

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JOSHUA HIGHLANDS ARTIST OPEN STUDIO EXHIBITION TOMORROW

The Joshua Tree Highlands artist in residence will open her studio tomorrow. Reporter Edica Gonzales has details… Maryrose Mendoza, the current artist-in-residence at the Joshua Tree Highlands, will hold an open studio exhibition Thursday, February 9, from 3 to 6 p.m. Mendoza replicates and reinterprets everyday objects. Mendoza has had

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JOSHUA CLEAN TEAM OUT WORKING TOMORROW MORNING

The hard-working volunteers of the Joshua Clean Team will be out working in their community tomorrow morning, and they invite you to join them. The trash pickup for the Joshua Tree Clean Team is set for Wednesday morning, meeting from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the corner of Highway

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEETS TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of The Compassionate Friends, is 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 p.m. at the Helen Gray Education Center located on the campus of the Hi-Desert

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