Monthly Archives: December 2012

DICK THE BUTCHER NEEDS A (PAID) APPRENTICE…NOW

I visited the incredible Dick the Butcher (and rancher/welder/etc) of Joshua Tree yesterday. [He’s pictured above, photo by Stacy Kranitz.] He says he’s in process of closing up shop. Can’t find anyone to do butchering with him—he can’t do it … Continue reading

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What Dollar General sells

Dollar General is not a dollar-only store, but… well… Here’s a recent pic from inside their Yucca Valley store.

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How to send an effective letter of comment to the County re Dollar General in Joshua Tree

Above: Bimbo brings their white bread to a the recently opened Dollar General store in Yucca Valley. If we don’t maintain our opposition to Dollar General, this scene will become routine in Joshua Tree. (Note: The following text has been … Continue reading

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This line in the sand is real

The following missive has been submitted to the Hi-Desert Star as a Letter to the Editor. Information about how you can act now to stop this project will be made available on this site Wednesday (Dec. 5) evening. THIS LINE … Continue reading

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