NON-COMBATANT EVACUATION EXERCISE TODAY ABOARD 29 PALMS MARINE BASE

Residents of the Combat Center in Twentynine Palms and surrounding areas will hear a lot of noise and activity today, Friday, April 20, as Marines practice a non-combatant evacuation exercise. Marines will simulate the evacuation of civilians from a potentially hostile area during an emergency situation. Helicopter and tilt-rotor flights

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THEATRE 29, 29 PALMS INN, OFFER DINNER/THEATRE DATE NIGHT SPECIAL

Theatre 29 has collaborated with the 29 Palms Inn to offer a great dinner and show deal for audiences of “First Date, The Musical.” Rebecca Havely shares how you can book your table and reserve your theater seats…

In “First Date, The Musical” at Theatre 29 Aaron (Chris Fleischman),

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“THE CULT” TRIBUTE BAND AT TORTOISE ROCK CASINO TONIGHT

It’s a tribute to The Cult at tonight’s free Live at the Rock concert at Tortoise Rock Casino in Twentynine Palms. And reporter Mike Lipsitz has your invitation…

Attention all “rockers, ravers, lovers and sinners,” The Cult tribute band Sonic Temple brings an authentic Cult experience to Twentynine Palms tonight.

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SKY’S THE LIMIT TO ENJOY THE FIRST QUARTER MOON SATURDAY NIGHT

Take some time to enjoy the desert night sky this weekend at the Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center. A variety of telescopes will be available for guests to view the incredible cosmic sights. Here’s reporter Tanisha Cureton with your invitation…

Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center invites

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ENTRANCE TO JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK FREE SATURDAY

In honor of the beginning of National Park week, Joshua Tree National Park and all national parks will waive entrance fees Saturday, April 21. Camping and reservation fees will still be collected as normal. Fee-free days are an opportunity to take advantage of scenic hikes and views, and enjoy the

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THEATRE 29 IMPROV TROUPE INSTRUCTS 400 BARSTOW 5TH GRADERS

“The Baker’s Dozen” improv troupe from Theatre 29 took their show on the road last Tuesday and traveled to the Barstow Performing Arts Center for a special event. With more here’s Rebecca Havely … “The Baker’s Dozen” improv-ers carpooled out to Barstow Tuesday to perform for 400 plus fifth grade

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FREE SEMINAR ON CYBER SECURITY TOMORROW IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Reach Out Morongo Basin hosts the first of four free seminars on cyber security this Thursday, April 19. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us what it’s all about … Thursday’s program will offer an overview of general computer security basics and home computer security hygiene. Independent cybersecurity consultant Alan Watkins leads

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FIREFIGHTERS, PARAMEDICS BATTLE WINDS AND TWO FIRES YESTERDAY

Morongo Basin firefighters not only had to battle two fires Monday afternoon, but strong winds as well. According to County Fire Battalion Chief Bryant O’Hara, the first fire was reported at 2:23 p.m. in the 1300 block of Jack Rabbit Trail in the Desert Heights area of Twentynine Palms. Thick

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MAJOR EVACUATION DRILL SET FOR THIS FRIDAY ABOARD THE MARINE BASE

Residents of the Combat Center in Twentynine Palms and surrounding areas will hear a lot of noise and activity Friday, April 20, as Marines practice a non-combatant evacuation exercise. Marines will simulate the evacuation of civilians from a potentially hostile area during an emergency situation. Helicopter and tilt-rotor flights will

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REACH OUT OFFERS CYBER SECURITY SEMINARS STARTING THURSDAY

Keeping your home and vehicle securely locked is second-nature for most of us. But protecting your identity and online privacy remains somewhat of a mystery. Reporter Mike Lipsitz brings us this story on a local organization that aims to demystify cyber security and prevent you from becoming the next victim…

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FREE CLASS ON CHILDHOOD ASTHMA TOMORROW IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Many people think they can escape the effects of asthma by living in the desert, but thousands of residents know there’s no real escape from asthma. Reporter Tanisha Cureton says the Morongo Basin Healthcare District is offering a class on asthma… Dr. Shih, a pediatrician, will discuss childhood asthma at

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FIREFIGHTERS BATTLE TWO BLAZES IN MORONGO BASIN MONDAY AFTERNOON

Morongo Basin firefighters not only had to battle two fires Monday afternoon, but strong winds as well. According to County Fire Battalion Chief Bryant O’Hara, the first fire was reported at 2:23 p.m. in the 1300 block of Jack Rabbit Trail in the Desert Heights area of Twentynine Palms. Thick

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SECOND ARREST MADE IN TWENTYNINE PALMS STABBING

A second Twentynine Palms man was arrested in connection with a stabbing in the city Thursday. Sheriff’s deputies were called to the 6700 block of Mesquite Drive at 2:26 a.m. Thursday where witnesses say Motusaga Faaaliga, 37, and Velore Faatolia, 41, jumped a man in his driveway. The victim had

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SURPLUS FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TUESDAY

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County will distribute free surplus food at two locations in Twentynine Palms Tuesday, April 17: the 29 Palms Food Pantry, 6450 Stardune Avenue, from 10 to noon; and at Spirit and Truth Worship Center, 4751 Adobe Road, from 5 to 7 p.m.

REACH OUT CYBER SECURITY

Keeping your home and vehicle securely locked is second-nature for most of us. But protecting your identity and online privacy remains somewhat of a mystery. Reporter Mike Lipsitz brings us this story on a local organization that aims to demystify cyber security and prevent you from becoming the next victim…

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN SENTENCED IN 2016 STABBING DEATH

A Twentynine Palms man who was convicted of second degree murder in December for killing a man two years ago was sentenced to prison Friday morning. Carlos Herrera, 42, was sentenced to a total of 16 years to life for stabbing and killing Luis Arroyo, 49, when he found Arroyo

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PURSUING A SATISFYING LIFE AT LIFETREE CAFÉ

Lifetree Café is a place where people gather for conversation about life and faith in a casual, comfortable setting. This week’s discussion will be about pursuing a satisfying life, even amid sickness. Reporter Tanisha Cureton has the details… Lifetree Morongo Basin Host Brad White-Findeisen says, “Too often, we’re afraid of

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STABBING ARREST

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Thursday, accused of stabbing a man. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies were called to the 6700 block of Mesquite Drive in Twentynine Palms at 2:26 a.m. for a stabbing. The victim had three stab wounds on his left arm and one stab wound

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“THE BAKER’S DOZEN” IMPROV TROUPE PERFORMS AT THEATRE 29

The Baker’s Dozen improv troupe takes to the Theatre 29 stage for a spring themed comedy show. Rebecca Havely has your invitation…

To improvise means to make something up on the spot or figure it out as you go. So, with the improve comedy of “The Baker’s Dozen” that means

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SKY’S THE LIMIT

Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center invites stargazers to enjoy the desert night sky tonight. A variety of telescopes will be available for guests to view the incredible cosmic sights. Here’s reporter Tanisha Cureton with your invitation… The spring sky is sparkling bright with some of the best examples

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