TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT SUSPECTED OF EMBEZZLEMENT

The Sheriff’s Department is investigating a case of suspected embezzlement at the Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce. Just five months after taking over as president of the chamber’s board of directors, the board filed a report with the Sheriff’s Department July 22, accusing Carey Alderson of using the chamber’s credit

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER GETS 8 NEW DIRECTORS, NAMES NEW OFFICERS

After a series of resignations left the Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce down to only three directors, Interim President Aaron Kyle called an emergency special meeting yesterday. At the meeting, eight new directors selected: Yeseida Reyes, Carrie Hendrickson, Glenn F. Helm, Devon Carson, Robert Fleck, Joni Daniel, Lorie Harbough Wiederhold,

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HALF OF THE BOARD OF THE TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE RESIGNS

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce announced the resignation of three members of their board of directors yesterday, half of the board. Board President Carey Alderson, Vice President Dean Moore, and Maryse Kintz, all resigned. The last remaining three board members appointed Aaron Kyle as interim president. The Chamber is

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MILITARY FILM FESTIVAL STARTS MAY 15TH

The Twentynine Palms Military Film Festival kicks off this month. Classic military based films will be shown at four local screens during the event. Reporter David Knutson tells you where the films will be shown and where to get tickets… The Twentynine Palms Military Film Festival will begin in Twentynine

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER LOOKING FOR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce is seeking an executive director, according to a Chamber press release. The executive director reports directly to the president of the Chamber of Commerce and to the Board of Directors, and is responsible for the day-today management and operations of the Chamber. The executive

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO BENEFIT FROM WINE AND CHEESE SOCIAL

You can soak in the atmosphere of old time Twentynine Palms next month. Managing editor Tami Roleff invites you to a fundraiser for the 29 Palms Historical Society at a historic city landmark… Here’s your chance to enjoy the historic atmosphere of Broadview Hacienda, the former home of Twentynine Palms

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER HOLDS MIXER TONIGHT

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce is holding its first mixer of the year. Reporter Ashton Henry has the details…

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce is hosting its first mixer of the year. This mixer is a wonderful opportunity for community members and business owners to network and get

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE NAMES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce Board has named Christine Hoenigmann as their executive director. Chamber President Carey Alderson said, “She has already proven herself working for us as our administrative assistant. I feel that she will bring great things in support of the Chamber’s mission, and Christine will enhance

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SILENT AUCTION TO BENEFIT FEATHERS ‘N FUR WILDLIFE REHAB

A silent auction event this Friday will benefit a local animal rehabilitation group. Managing Editor Tami Roleff invites you to help Feathers ‘N’ Fur… Feathers ‘n Fur Wildlife Rehab will hold a silent auction fund-raiser to benefit the non-profit animal rescue organization. Some of the items in the auction include

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER PIONEER DAYS AFTER ACTION MEETING MONDAY

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce will hold a meeting Monday, November 16, to discuss the success and challenges of 2015 Pioneer Days event. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. in the chamber office, 73484 29 Palms Highway and is open to all. For more information, call 760-367-3445.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR AFTER-ACTION MEETING ON PIONEER DAYS

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce will hold a meeting Monday, November 16, to discuss the success and challenges of 2015 Pioneer Days event. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. in the chamber office, 73484 29 Palms Highway and is open to all. For more information, call 760-367-3445.

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PIONEER DAYS FIGURES RELEASED, TWENTYNINE CHAMBER NETS OVER $20,000

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce released the profit and loss report for the recent 2015 Pioneer Days Event. The figures show that the four- day celebration of the areas military, mining, and ranching history netted $20,448.50, after expenses of $6,365.95. The biggest income driver was the carnival, which netted

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TOP TWO OFFICERS RESIGN FROM THE TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

In the wake of the annual Pioneer Days celebration, turmoil at the Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce. At a special closed session of the Chamber Board Thursday, October 22, Vice President Kim Ortamond, who was set to take the presidency, resigned effective immediately. Yesterday, the Chamber issued a statement that

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THEATRE 29, LOCAL CHAMBERS, TO ANNOUNCE 2016 SEASON

If you’re eagerly awaiting the announcement of the Theatre 29 2016 season, save the date of Wednesday, September 23. Reporter Rebecca Havely has all the details… In a special tri-chamber event, the local chambers of commerce will host an event announcing the highly anticipated Theatre 29, 2016 season. The event

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LOCAL CHAMBERS TEAM UP FOR THEATRE 29 2016 SEASON ANNOUNCEMENT

The highly anticipated Theatre 29 2016 performance season will be unveiled at a tri-chamber mixer event. Reporter Rebecca Havely has all the details … The chambers of commerce for Twentynine Palms, Joshua Tree and Yucca Valley will host a special event mixer on Wednesday, September 23, from 5 to 7

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LOCAL CHAMBERS PLAN ADA COMPLIANCE FORUM

Local small businesses have been hit with suits claiming non-compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Reporter Dan Stork says there will be an opportunity to talk about how to deal with such actions…

Local chambers of commerce are putting together a forum to discuss the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce has a new executive director. Mary Reeves, an 18-year resident of Twentynine Palms, will assume her new position in mid May. For more information, call 760-367-3445.

CALL FOR ART FROM TWENTYNINE PALMS VISITOR’S CENTER

“Color Explosion: Nothing Subtle About the Desert” is the theme for the spring Art in Public Places exhibition at the Twentynine Palms Visitor Center and Chamber of Commerce. Desert artists are invited to submit an original piece of art to the visitor center on Friday, March 27, between 11 a.m.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER RIBBON CUTTING TOMORROW

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony Saturday, March 14 for Furry Tales Doggy Day Spa. The new dog grooming business is located at 4890 Adobe Road, next to Navy Federal Credit Union, in Twentynine Palms. The ribbon cutting is set for 2 p.m. For

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CHAMBER EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR RESIGNS, APPLICANTS SOUGHT

The executive director of the Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce has resigned. Cynthia Truitt gave her notice December 23; January 9 will be her last day at the helm of the Chamber. Truitt said she needed to find employment offering benefits and will be joining the marketing Department at Marine

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