Palm Springs News for June 21st 2013

Where to retire? Magazine says Daybreak in South Jordan
Perhaps you've considered spending your golden years in St. George or Palm Springs. How about South Jordan? The Daybreak development there has been named one of the 50 best master-planned communities in the U.S. by Where to Retire magazine. More…

Reade selected as new manager for Palm Springs | www
The village council has selected Richard Reade, the sustainability officer and public information officer for Delray Beach, to succeed Karl Umberger as village More…

Sault Ste. Marie gymnasts gear up for nationals
Sault Ste. Marie Gymnastic Club members Addie Arbouw, 10, Taryn Lamorie, 14, Morgan Cobb, 14 and Paige Fecteau, 9 are off to the United States Association of Independent Gymnastics Clubs World Championships in Palm Springs, Calif. Tweet. More…

Illuminate the Marquee in Palm Springs
For more information on classes, programs or how to volunteer at the Marquee Academy of Performing Arts, contact the academy at (760) 778-8000 or visit the center at 441 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs. More. PALM SPRINGS — Behind the walls of More…

Jonas Brothers O Music Awards: "First Time," "Love Bug," "Pom Poms"
Joe and Nick were spotted at the GUESS Hotel pool party at Palm Springs playing ping pong during Coachella 2013 weekend. Photo: Getty Images. JoBros on the Go. JoBros on the Go The Jonas Brothers stopped by the SiriusXM studios in NYC to promote More…

Knott's Soak City water park in Palm Springs to host 3rd annual 'Dive-In' movies
Ava Andrade has fun in the Gremmie Lagoon at Knott's Soak City water park in Palm Springs, Calif. on September 3rd, 2012. (Jay Calderon, The Desert Sun). If you're looking for a fun, family-friendly way to stay cool in Palm Springs this summer, Knott's More…

Jazzercise Founder Brings Desert Feel to Fitness Industry Icon
“The desert is definitely a place I can get away to and just forget about everything, and just do whatever I feel like doing,” said Sheppard Missett, whose house was showcased in the April 2006 issue of Palm Springs Life. See related reading: Star Struck. More…

PALM SPRINGS: Knott's Soak City screens family movies
Knott's Soak City Palm Springs begins its season of “Dive-in Movies” this Friday, June 21, with “How to Train Your Dragon.” They're all family flicks, and moviegoers will watch them from inside the wave pool or on the wave pool beach.
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A Shining Testament
If a giant shiny rock crashes to earth in front of the Palm Springs Art Museum, does it make a difference to the art world? Without a doubt it does . . . And it has. The addition of a monumental artificial rock sculpture by noteworthy artist Zhan Wang … More…

Gallery View:Golf Photos
Sue Roberts of West Palm Beach, Fla., kisses the golf ball she used to score a hole-in-one on the 5th hole of Mission Hills golf course during the third round of the Colgate-Dinah Shore winners Circle LPGA golf tournament in Palm Springs, Calif., April More…

Palm Springs Nissan to Sponsor 32ND Annual Texaco Country Showdown
Palm Springs Nissan in Cathedral City is proud to announce their sponsorship and presentation of the 32nd annual Texaco Country Showdown, the country's largest Country Music talent show designed to find the most promising country music talent in the More…

Join Terra Cotta Inn with Their Dare to Go Bare Summertime Nude Sunbathing
Palm Springs, CA, June 19, 2013 -(PR.com)- Summer officially starts on Friday June 21st. Time to take a summertime vacation. Sadly though as CNN Money reported, Americans are the "No Vacation Nation" leaders of the world with 57% of Americans not More…

Photos: Marquez, Bradley Face To Face at LA Presser
Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) Welterweight Champion and the pride of Palm Springs TIMOTHY “Desert Storm” BRADLEY, JR. will make the biggest defense of his world title when he faces M?(C)xican icon and four-division world champion? … More…

10 common spices and their preventative properties
Randall and Helen Manning, owners of Herb 'n' Nutrition in Palm Springs. 'A lot of problems we have are caused by the foods we eat and the problems we drink,' explained Helen, but by harnessing the powers of herbs and spices, food becomes medicine. More…

Sanford-Burnham's Graduate School students meet in Palm Springs
Between May 29 and 31, students and faculty of the Sanford-Burnham Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences gathered in Palm Springs, Calif., for their 4th More…

Former Vale schoolboy not so Invisible with new film starring Omid Djalili
Palm Springs is the biggest short film festival in the world and the winners get automatically considered for the Best Short Film Oscar nomination. Of course, it’s just great to have a platform to share the film with people. But winning an Oscar would … More…

Palm Springs history: Slow, hot summer days meant lots of fun for kids
She comes from one of the oldest pioneer families in Palm Springs. Her great aunt, Zaddie Bunker, came to Palm Springs in 1914 and her sisters, Henrietta Parker and Lillie Goff, followed. Each of these women helped build Palm Springs into the world More…

Person stabbed in Palm Springs
PALM SPRINGS, Fla. – A person was rushed to the hospital Thursday evening after being stabbed in Palm Springs, according to Capt. Albert Borroto, spokesman for Palm Beach Fire Rescue. The stabbing happened around 10:32 p.m. in the 4000 block of? … More…

Weekender: Palm Springs ShortFest, Cyndi Lauper, MC Hammer,
‘The Charlatan’, which was shot locally on Box Canyon Road in Mecca and stars local actor Tom Sizemore, will screen at 4:30 p.m. Saturday (June 22) as part of the Palm Springs International ShortFest, June 18-24 at Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs. More…

Lounge in Palm Springs Sophistication
With each approaching season comes the opportunity to step into newly launched endeavors. The Tropicale Restaurant and Coral Seas Lounge (330 E. Amado Road, Palm Springs, 760-866-1952) has been a Palm Springs mainstay since it opened in 2008. More…

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Palm Springs News for June 20th 2013

Palm Springs Shortfest film features local school, pride parade
The Palm Springs International Shortfest will offer up more than 300 films over the next week, but only one will spotlight a local school, a local tradition and a local filmmaker. “The Pride of Palm Springs” is a short film about how Palm Springs High More…

Films at Palm Springs ShortFest seek to unite gay, straight
ShortFest usually assembles separate packages of films about gays and lesbians. It's doing that this year on Thursday before the annual Gay!La party at Hunter's in Palm Springs. But, as an experiment, it's also trying to aggregate those audiences in More…

Palm Springs Power camp helps youths fine-tune baseball skills
The first-time camper is not unlike many of this year's participants, hailing from the high desert or the outskirts of the Coachella Valley to participate in the three-day, baseball skills camp organized by Palm Springs Power owner Andrew Starke at More…

Palm Springs Power camp helps youths fine-tune baseball skills
PALM SPRINGS — For scores of kids from around the desert, this week is a time to work on their baseball skills under the tutelage of some college ballplayers and coaches, but for 9-year-old Lucas Sandoval, it's just about enjoying the game. “I like More…

Desert Water Agency: Tribal lawsuit could spike rates
PALM SPRINGS — The Desert Water Agency has started crunching numbers to assess potential financial impacts of a water lawsuit by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, and it estimates that customers could see sharply higher water bills if the More…

Palm Springs eyes $18M 'green' upgrade
Dan Nava, senior technician at the Municipal Central Plant located at Palm Springs Civic Center, maintains the machinery that provides energy to multiple buildings in the complex. The technology is nearly three decades old. / Omar Ornelas/The Desert More…

Riviera Palm Springs Offers Cool Alternative on Thursday Nights
The Riviera Palm Springs Resort & Spa is opening its doors to the community on Thursday nights from 6 to 10 p.m. starting this week (June 20) through Oct. 20 to enjoy a relaxing evening by the pool, listen to live music, munch on a burger from the bar More…

Knott's Soak City water park in Palm Springs to host 3rd annual 'Dive-In' movies
If you’re looking for a fun, family-friendly way to stay cool in Palm Springs this summer, Knott’s Soak City’s 3rd annual ???Dive-In??? movies may be the answer. Every Friday night from June 21 to Aug. 23, the water park will stay open a few hours later … More…

Golf Courses we played during our 2 week stay in Palm Spring
My wife and I spent 2 weeks in Palm Springs, California in May 2013. Here are some of the places where we played golf. Did a separate report on places we ate More…

Palm Springs Boys & Girls Club receives donation from Tachevah sponsors
Boys & Girls Club of Palm Springs board members in the back row, from left: Aliede Bennett, Deborah Garsh, Aftab Dada of Palm Springs Resorts, Joe Roman, Andrea Madgrigal, board President Ricky Wright, Terry Tatum, Al Franz, Lee Weigel and Nadine More…

One of FBI's most wanted, former Palm Springs man, nabbed in Mexico
A federal arrest warrant was issued for the former Palm Springs, California, resident in Los Angeles in April, according to the FBI website. The indictment alleges Williams traveled from Los Angeles to the Philippines in January 2011 to engage in sex More…

PALM SPRINGS: Knott's Soak City screens family movies
Knott’s Soak City Palm Springs begins its season of ???Dive-in Movies??? this Friday, June 21, with ???How to Train Your Dragon.??? They’re all family flicks, and moviegoers will watch them from inside the wave pool or on the wave pool beach. As a former Palm? … More…

Palm Springs | Free Music, Mixes, Tour Dates, Photos, Videos
Palm Springs's official profile including the latest music, albums, songs, music videos and more updates. More…

Illegal pot shop closures continue in Palm Springs
The ban on illegal pot shops continues in Palm Springs. The city’s cracking down on medicinal marijuana dispensaries operating without a proper license. Organic Solutions of the Desert continues to welcome new business as one of the three licensed and? … More…

Palm Springs police searching for missing boy
PALM SPRINGS, Fla.– Breaking overnight, while you were sleeping Palm Springs police launched a search for a thirteen year old boy who disappeared after going to school. Officials say Keeshaun Ross was last seen at Lake Worth Middle School off of 10th More…

FBI adds former Palm Springs man to Ten Most Wanted list
Walter Lee Williams added to FBI Ten Most Wanted l…: Walter Lee Williams, a former USC professor and former Palm Springs resident, is on the run from the FBI, accused of involvement in child molestation and child pornography. More…

Palm Springs writers secure rights to Barbra Streisand biopic
In an interview with The Backlot, the Palm Springs residents said although the movie’s script is complete, it is still in the early stages of development. They approached Lea Michele for the title role, Lee said, who turned it down ???because she wasn’t … More…

Palm Spring ShortFest Panels: Hear from Film Industry Notables
Writers' Forum has Alexi Hawley of ABC's 'Body of Proof', Katherine Lindberg of ABC's 'Tomorrow'. The 2013 Palm Springs ShortFest hosts a three-day series of forums and panels open to film-goers starting June 21 at the Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel. More…

Palm Springs man found dead in Banning
… dead in Banning. POSTED: 01:25 PM PDT Jun 18, 2013. Small Text; Medium Text; Large Text. Print; Email. Tweet. BANNING, Calif. -. A man found dead near the Banning campus of Mt. San Jacinto College was identified today as a Palm Springs resident. More…

Redlands filmmaker's short to be shown at Palm Springs Film Festival
REDLANDS, Jun 19, 2013 (Menafn – Redlands Daily Facts – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) –Trevor Stevens will walk the red carpet Wednesday at the Palm Springs International Film Festival's ShortFest where his film, "Glazed and More…

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Palm Springs News for June 19th 2013

Riviera Palm Springs Offers Cool Alternative on Thursday Nights
The Riviera Palm Springs Resort & Spa is opening its doors to the community on Thursday nights from 6 to 10 p.m. starting this week (June 20) through Oct. 20 to enjoy a relaxing evening by the pool, listen to live music, munch on a burger from the bar More…

Gay vs. Straight Plays Out on Streets of Palm Springs – Desert Guide
The appearance of the Palm Springs High School marching band in the Palm Springs Gay Pride Parade created a fervor captured in a documentary film More…

In Viridian to Play at Global Day of Discovery
For Palm Springs' In Viridian, the path to Tachevah was in the band's sight – but just not close enough to grasp (yet). See related reading: Calling All Creatives. Cut to: Summer 2013. Mere months later, In Viridian's name is scrolled across a bevy of More…

Coral Springs woman accused of using counterfeit bills
Cardozo, 29, of Coral Springs, was arrested Monday after spending nine counterfeit $100 bills at stores throughout Palm Beach County, according to a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office arrest report. She faces charges including passing a forged bill and More…

Coral Springs woman accused of using counterfeit bills
Seven months after being arrested for using a fake $100 bill, Monalisa Cardozo is again behind bars, accused of repeating the same crime. Cardozo, 29, of Coral Springs, was arrested Monday after spending nine counterfeit $100 bills at stores throughout More…

Palm Springs, Wessman sued over downtown hotel vote
PALM SPRINGS — A group called Advocates for Better Community Development has filed a lawsuit against Palm Springs and Wessman Development Co. for failing to place a measure on the ballot after enough valid signatures were gathered to do so. More…

Desert Water Agency: Tribal lawsuit could spike rates
PALM SPRINGS — The Desert Water Agency has started crunching numbers to assess potential financial impacts of a water lawsuit by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, and it estimates that customers could see sharply higher water bills if the More…

Surf Air eyeing Palm Springs
Surf Air is only five days into service, but plans to add Santa Barbara to its route schedule on July 10 and add Palm Springs some time after the New Year, said Wade Eyerly, CEO for Surf Airlines. There is no word yet on whether the airline would fly … More…

FBI adds former Palm Springs man to Ten Most Wanted list
Walter Lee Williams added to FBI Ten Most Wanted l…: Walter Lee Williams, a former USC professor and former Palm Springs resident, is on the run from the FBI, accused of involvement in child molestation and child pornography. More…

Palm Springs man found dead in Banning
… dead in Banning. POSTED: 01:25 PM PDT Jun 18, 2013. Small Text; Medium Text; Large Text. Print; Email. Tweet. BANNING, Calif. -. A man found dead near the Banning campus of Mt. San Jacinto College was identified today as a Palm Springs resident. More…

Palm Springs Power baseball camp starts today
The Palm Springs Power Baseball Youth Camp begins today and continues through Thursday at Palm Springs Stadium from 8 a.m. to noon each day. The camp is for youths 5 to 18 years old and will teach fundamental skills through drills and scrimmages More…

Palm Springs Psychologist Knows Weight Loss Struggles Personally
Dr. Judi Hollis of Palm Springs has spent more than 30 years helping people struggling with weight loss. HLNTV.com. When Judi Hollis looks at herself in the mirror, the Palm Springs psychologist knows she could never go back to being the overweight More…

Palm Springs Summer Golf – Groups, Tourneys, and Partners Matching
Palm Springs Summer Golf – posted in Groups, Tourneys, and Partners Matching : -Need Input – I'm hosting a tournament in Middle of July, am I a fool to secure More…

Elroy Schwartz, TV writer, dies at 89
Schwartz, a long-time Palm Springs resident, was hired by his brother, Sherwood Schwartz, to write and edit “Gilligan's Island” in 1964. He said the CBS show about castaways stranded after a three-hour cruise featured some of his best writing because More…

Illegal pot shop closures continue in Palm Springs
The ban on illegal pot shops continues in Palm Springs. The city’s cracking down on medicinal marijuana dispensaries operating without a proper license. Organic Solutions of the Desert continues to welcome new business as one of the three licensed and? … More…

MANHUNT: Man, formerly of Palm Springs, accused of illegal sex acts
A former Palm Springs man is wanted on suspicion of traveling overseas to take part in sex acts with children, according to the FBI. Walter Lee Williams, a former university professor, has traveled throughout the South East Asia region and has More…

'Membership' airline eyes Coachella Valley route
One of the state's newest air travel experiments is eying the Palm Springs area as a future destination. Surf Airlines Inc., a Santa Monica-based company that flies passengers — which it refers to as “members” — for a set monthly rate, currently runs More…

Gay vs. Straight Plays Out on Streets of Palm Springs
The Palm Springs High School marching band's first-ever appearance in the Palm Springs Gay Pride parade in November 2012 is the subject of a documentary film. courtesy of Pride of Palm Springs on Facebook. In 2006, film director Katy Wilkerson's son, More…

Palm Springs Shortfest film features local school, pride parade
The Palm Springs International Shortfest will offer up more than 300 films over the next week, but only one will spotlight a local school, a local tradition and a local filmmaker. “The Pride of Palm Springs” is a short film about how Palm Springs High More…

FBI adds former Palm Springs man to Ten Most Wanted list
PALM SPRINGS — The FBI added a former Palm Springs man to its Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list Monday. Walter Lee Williams, 64, a former University of Southern California professor suspected of child pornography and engaging in sexual acts with minors More…

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Palm Springs News for June 18th 2013

Gay vs. Straight Plays Out on Streets of Palm Springs
The Palm Springs High School marching band's first-ever appearance in the Palm Springs Gay Pride parade in November 2012 is the subject of a documentary film. courtesy of Pride of Palm Springs on Facebook. In 2006, film director Katy Wilkerson's son, More…

Documentary Gives Visual Insights to Gay Families
The 18-year-old is already an accomplished film director whose short documentary, ” A Family Like Mine”, will screen at the highly regarded Palm Springs International ShortFest, which runs June 18-24. See related story: Palm Springs ShortFest Packs a More…

Redlands filmmaker's short to be shown at Palm Springs Film Festival
REDLANDS – Trevor Stevens will walk the red carpet Wednesday at the Palm Springs International Film Festival's ShortFest where his film, "Glazed and Confused," will be screened. Stevens, a Redlands native, shot the 5-minute, 30-second film in the area More…

Gay vs. Straight Plays Out on Streets of Palm Springs – Desert Guide
The appearance of the Palm Springs High School marching band in the Palm Springs Gay Pride Parade created a fervor captured in a documentary film More…

Palm Springs Power baseball camp starts today
The Palm Springs Power Baseball Youth Camp begins today and continues through Thursday at Palm Springs Stadium from 8 a.m. to noon each day. The camp is for youths 5 to 18 years old and will teach fundamental skills through drills and scrimmages More…

Surf Air eyeing Palm Springs
Surf Air is only five days into service, but plans to add Santa Barbara to its route schedule on July 10 and add Palm Springs some time after the New Year, said Wade Eyerly, CEO for Surf Airlines. There is no word yet on whether the airline would fly … More…

What follows gay marriage rulings will be anything but simple
Palm Springs reacts to gay marriage: Palm Springs residents and tourists share their thoughts about same-sex marriage, which is being considered by the U.S. Supreme Court. Brandon Morgan, Dalan Wells. Zoom More…

FBI adds former Palm Springs man to Ten Most Wanted list
PALM SPRINGS — The FBI added a former Palm Springs man to its Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list Monday. Walter Lee Williams, 64, a former University of Southern California professor suspected of child pornography and engaging in sexual acts with minors More…

Palm Springs Photo Diary | Barefoot Blonde
Palm Springs Photo Diary. June 13, 2013 10:53 am , 1 Comment , amber ? IMG_0267. ^^ Dress: ASOS / Necklace: Le Mode / Sunnies: Prada ? IMG_1024 More…

Palm Springs High School band gets in step with annual Pride parade
TDS Out 06 SF PrideofPS 1 Pride festivities in Palm Springs each November bring opportunities to reunite with old friends, party with new ones, reflect on advancements in equality, and see the Palm Springs High School Band do its thing in the annual … More…

Great Shorts! The Palm Springs International Shortfest Shows Off Big Films in
“In many ways, I believe the great short film is harder to make than the great feature film,” said Darryl Macdonald, the executive director of the Palm Springs International Film Society, which is putting on the 2013 Annual Palm Springs International More…

In Viridian to Play at Global Day of Discovery
For Palm Springs' In Viridian, the path to Tachevah was in the band's sight – but just not close enough to grasp (yet). See related reading: Calling All Creatives. Cut to: Summer 2013. Mere months later, In Viridian's name is scrolled across a bevy of More…

Palm Springs Summer Golf – Groups, Tourneys, and Partners Matching
Palm Springs Summer Golf – posted in Groups, Tourneys, and Partners Matching : -Need Input – I'm hosting a tournament in Middle of July, am I a fool to secure More…

Couples prepare for life after Prop 8, DOMA rulings
Many local couples would like the chance to marry. James Cox and Michael Augello say they'll wed if same-sex marriages are allowed to resume. The Palm Springs couple have been together for two years. “He proposed last summer in Alaska,” said Cox. More…

AMFM Fest: Day 3 Schedule – Desert Guide Palm Springs Life
Day 3 of AMFM Fest in Cathedral City is highlighted by actor Michael Madsen's poetry reading at the Ace Hotel and Terraplane Sun with a midnight concert. More…

Coral Springs woman accused of using counterfeit bills
Seven months after being arrested for using a fake $100 bill, Monalisa Cardozo is again behind bars, accused of repeating the same crime. Cardozo, 29, of Coral Springs, was arrested Monday after spending nine counterfeit $100 bills at stores throughout More…

Palm Springs Air Museum on mission to save fighter-bomber
The Palm Springs Air Museum is trying to raise funds to rescue a Vietnam War-era Republic F-105 Thunderchief supersonic fighter-bomber like this one from Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. / Provided photo More…

Monday Newsmaker: RMHS principal sees young students in leadership roles
He comes to the Palm Springs Unified School District after 13 years in the Beaumont Unified School District, 12 of those at Beaumont High School. While in Beaumont, Wagner was a science teacher, department chairman, coach and an administrator. More…

Radiant Images Launching 'Radiant Novo Challenge' Filmmaking Competition at
LOS ANGELES (June 17, 2013) ??? Radiant Images, an LA-based rental house and digital cinema innovator, is launching the Radiant Novo Challenge filmmaking competition at the Palm Springs International ShortFest this week, the company announced? … More…

MANHUNT: Man, formerly of Palm Springs, accused of illegal sex acts
A former Palm Springs man is wanted on suspicion of traveling overseas to take part in sex acts with children, according to the FBI. Walter Lee Williams, a former university professor, has traveled throughout the South East Asia region and has More…

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Palm Springs News for June 17th 2013

Redlands filmmaker's short to be shown at Palm Springs Film Festival
REDLANDS – Trevor Stevens will walk the red carpet Wednesday at the Palm Springs International Film Festival's ShortFest where his film, "Glazed and Confused," will be screened. Stevens, a Redlands native, shot the 5-minute, 30-second film in the area More…

Destination weddings a popular draw in the Coachella Valley
Palm Springs is known for its gorgeous weather while also being an easy-to-get-to destination for family and friends,” remarked Don Devine, director of guest services and public relations at the Viceroy Palm Springs. “Our clients love the vibe More…

Palm Springs Photo Diary | Barefoot Blonde
Palm Springs Photo Diary. June 13, 2013 10:53 am , 1 Comment , amber ? IMG_0267. ^^ Dress: ASOS / Necklace: Le Mode / Sunnies: Prada ? IMG_1024 More…

Palm Springs ShortFest Lineup Includes Pics With Cate Blanchett
The 2013 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market will showcase 330 films from 49 countries, including 70 world premieres and 55 North. More…

Oasis Of Green Education To Appear In The Desert
Palm Springs, Calif., often falls under this infamous category. A plan for a new college campus in the arid region, however, may quiet some of these critics, at least for a little while. The firm of GA Architects and Engineers has recently unveiled … More…

Squirrels integral to forests
A ride up the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is not complete without observing the treetop acrobatics of the western gray squirrel. These often lively, bushy-tailed rodents can be the source of hours of entertainment as they chase each other through the More…

Valley Voice: Nine days in July to boost our blood supply
The CVEP in partnership with Desert Blood Services invites the cities of Cathedral City, Coachella/Thermal/Mecca, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, Indio, La Quinta, Palm Desert, Palm Springs and Rancho Mirage to participate this summer in the first More…

Palm Springs Library summer reading program
Parents, are you looking for something free for kids to be involved with this summer? The folks at the Palm Springs Public Library (300 South Sunrise Way, Palm Springs) have launched their annual summer reading program for local youth. This year's More…

Helping Men Battle The Signs Of Aging
Palm Springs, California (NAPSI) – There's hopeful news for men who are fighting the signs of aging. A new, clinically demonstrated anti-aging treatment specifically formulated for men's thicker, coarser skin has been introduced. The product is from a More…

Your Business, Your News for June 16
Family Hospice Care in Palm Springs recently donated one dozen new cooling fans to Desert Hot Springs Senior Center for distribution to 12 senior citizens. The Coachella Valley Economic Partnership awarded $14,000 through its Pathways to Success More…

Hikers rescued on Mount San Jacinto trails
A member of the rescue team is dropped off by a CHP helicopter after assisting a couple of hikers suffering from heat exhaustion while hiking the Skyline trail, which starts in Palm Springs and ends near the top of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway More…

Military briefs for June 16
The Palm Springs Power baseball team will honor the nation's armed forces during military night at Palm Springs Stadium at 7:05 p.m. on June 25. All active military, police, fire and EMS personnel get in free with ID. For more information, call (760 More…

AMFM Fest: Day 3 Schedule – Desert Guide Palm Springs Life
Day 3 of AMFM Fest in Cathedral City is highlighted by actor Michael Madsen's poetry reading at the Ace Hotel and Terraplane Sun with a midnight concert. More…

Restaurant Week wraps up in Palm Springs
Today is the last day to get deals on local dining, lodging and attractions through Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week. Restaurant Week started May 31, and more than 70 restaurants in Palm Springs, Indio, La Quinta, Indian Wells, Desert Hot More…

AMFM Fest: Day 4 Schedule
The Tribesmen, who played at Tachevah in downtown Palm Springs back in April, will play at 9 p.m. Sunday (June 16) on the final day of AMFM Fest in Cathedral City. Chris Cichocki. Actor Viggo Mortensen will be honored on the final day of the AMFM Fest More…

Thumbs down: No public money for private affairs
A; A. Former President George W. Bush arrives at Palm Springs International Airport for a fundraiser in. Purchase Image. Former President George W. Bush arrives at Palm Springs International Airport for a fundraiser in 2006. / Omar Ornelas/The Desert More…

What follows gay marriage rulings will be anything but simple
Palm Springs reacts to gay marriage: Palm Springs residents and tourists share their thoughts about same-sex marriage, which is being considered by the U.S. Supreme Court. Brandon Morgan, Dalan Wells. Zoom More…

Fire at Desert Hot Springs Home Contained to Kitchen
Home Contained to Kitchen. Posted by Mirna Alfonso (Editor), June 15, 2013 at 06:50 pm. Comment Recommend. Flag as Inappropriate. A fire early June 15, 2013 at a Desert Hot Springs manufactured home was contained to the kitchen, fire officials said. More…

Open The Door To Color – Design Matters
Palm Springs, California (NAPSI) – Your front door is talking about you. Its appearance speaks to your personality, decorators say. Too often, the front door of our home tends to be drab shades of beige, brown, white and gray, while the fun, vibrant More…

Your Business, Your News for June 16
Cancer survivor and assistant golf professional at Desert Willow Resort in Palm Desert, Brett Shoopman presented the check to Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center in recognition of Melanoma Awareness Month. Family Hospice Care in Palm Springs More…

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Palm Springs News for June 16th 2013

Fire at Desert Hot Springs Home Contained to Kitchen
Home Contained to Kitchen. Posted by Mirna Alfonso (Editor), June 15, 2013 at 06:50 pm. Comment Recommend. Flag as Inappropriate. A fire early June 15, 2013 at a Desert Hot Springs manufactured home was contained to the kitchen, fire officials said. More…

Frances Allen's Desert Roundup–'Last Hurrah' For 'The Follies', And More…
Talks are now underway between Palm Springs International Film Festival Chairman Harold Matzner and Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet concerning a retrofitting and ways to insure that the Plaza Theatre continues to be an attraction in its own right. More…

Palm Springs Hop Heads Heading Down For Beer Culture Week
So this will be my first trip out to palm springs and im superrrrr unfamiliar with the area. Me & the boyfriend are heading down there for the weekend for the Beer More…

Legion respectfully retires American flags
Michael Morningstar, from left, Ed Vondra, Mark Renner and Chuck McGee — all members of the American Legion Owen Coffman Post 519 Palm Springs — perform the annual Flag Day burning of old or damaged flags Friday. / Wade Byars/The Desert Sun More…

Your Business, Your News for June 16
Cancer survivor and assistant golf professional at Desert Willow Resort in Palm Desert, Brett Shoopman presented the check to Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center in recognition of Melanoma Awareness Month. Family Hospice Care in Palm Springs More…

Oasis Of Green Education To Appear In The Desert
Palm Springs, Calif., often falls under this infamous category. A plan for a new college campus in the arid region, however, may quiet some of these critics, at least for a little while. The firm of GA Architects and Engineers has recently unveiled … More…

Coachella Valley tourism officials attend networking event
The Greater Palm Springs CVB held more than 80 meetings with tourism industry representatives from about 20 different countries, said Ashlee Ciora, vice president of Travel Industry Sales at the CVB. Many of the representatives came from the major More…

A Palm Springs Must: Workshop Kitchen + Bar | OUTTraveler.com
For too long, Palm Springs has been more about camp than it has been cool. But that's started to change over the past few years — many thanks to the city's full More…

Hot Picks for Friday, June 14 – Monday, June 21
SHORT & SWEET: One of Palm Springs most famous and highly anticipated events, ShortFest will showcase more than 300 short films from more than 50 different countries. Six days of parties, panels and — most of all — bite-sized cinema will bring in More…

Palm Springs ShortFest Lineup Includes Pics With Cate Blanchett
The 2013 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market will showcase 330 films from 49 countries, including 70 world premieres and 55 North. More…

Military briefs for June 16
The Palm Springs Power baseball team will honor the nation's armed forces during military night at Palm Springs Stadium at 7:05 p.m. on June 25. All active military, police, fire and EMS personnel get in free with ID. For more information, call (760 More…

Squirrels integral to forests
A ride up the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is not complete without observing the treetop acrobatics of the western gray squirrel. These often lively, bushy-tailed rodents can be the source of hours of entertainment as they chase each other through the More…

Village manager candidates coming to Palm Springs | www
Seven finalists for the village manager's job will answer questions from the council during tonight's council meeting, set for 7:30 p. More…

AMFM Fest: Day 4 Schedule
The Tribesmen, who played at Tachevah in downtown Palm Springs back in April, will play at 9 p.m. Sunday (June 16) on the final day of AMFM Fest in Cathedral City. Chris Cichocki. Actor Viggo Mortensen will be honored on the final day of the AMFM Fest More…

DISTURBED Guitarist Discusses FIGHT OR FLIGHT With ROCKSTAR RADIO
Shawn of Rockstar Radio and Palm Springs, California’s 93.7 KCLB-FM recently interviewed DISTURBED guitarist Dan Donegan about Dan’s new project FIGHT OR FLIGHT. You can now listen to the chat in four parts below. In addition to Donegan, FIGHT? … More…

Destination weddings a popular draw in the Coachella Valley
Palm Springs is known for its gorgeous weather while also being an easy-to-get-to destination for family and friends,” remarked Don Devine, director of guest services and public relations at the Viceroy Palm Springs. “Our clients love the vibe More…

One dead in crash on Forest Hill Boulevard
A car traveling at a high rate of speed on eastbound Forest Hill Boulevard struck a Palm Springs city truck and then came to a rest at a guardrail near Kudza Road, sheriff's spokeswoman Teri Barbera said. The crash happened shortly after 2:30 p.m More…

Grindr Saved My Neighborhood
When I wrote my memoir, Postcards from Palm Springs, I included a reference to the exhibitionist who would stalk me as I walked my dogs. At first it was funny; then it became creepy. There is something unsettling about being followed by a naked guy More…

Thumbs down: No public money for private affairs
A; A. Former President George W. Bush arrives at Palm Springs International Airport for a fundraiser in. Purchase Image. Former President George W. Bush arrives at Palm Springs International Airport for a fundraiser in 2006. / Omar Ornelas/The Desert More…

Two Palm Springs men accused of scamming renters to stand trial
INDIO — Two Palm Springs men accused of scamming vacation home renters out of more than $50,000 were ordered Friday to stand trial. Michael Maloney, 52, and Matthew Wehling, 47, each are charged with 15 embezzlement counts for alleged crimes More…

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Palm Springs News for June 15th 2013

AMFM Fest: Day 2 Schedule
All day: Pet adoptions with the Palm Springs Animal Shelter at the Pickfair Promenade in Cathedral City. Films begin at 10 a.m. and the last screens at 10:30 p.m. Visit the AMFM website for times and theater. This article appears in the ONLINE ONLY More…

A membership only Airline plans to make stops in Palm Springs
The airline’s website says it plans to start service to Santa Barbra on July 10, and then expand to Monterey, Palm Springs, San Diego, Sacramento, Lake Tahoe, the Sonoma-Napa area, and other markets. Copyright 2013 Gulf California Broadcasting. More…

Reel Life
Carey Mulligan arrives at the 22nd Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala at the Palm Springs Convention Center on January 8, 2011 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Getty Images For PSFF). Declan Cashin More…

Grindr Saved My Neighborhood
When I wrote my memoir, Postcards from Palm Springs, I included a reference to the exhibitionist who would stalk me as I walked my dogs. At first it was funny; then it became creepy. There is something unsettling about being followed by a naked guy More…

Legion respectfully retires American flags
Michael Morningstar, from left, Ed Vondra, Mark Renner and Chuck McGee — all members of the American Legion Owen Coffman Post 519 Palm Springs — perform the annual Flag Day burning of old or damaged flags Friday. / Wade Byars/The Desert Sun More…

Why are the Palm Springs Power 10-0? Let us count the ways
PALM SPRINGS — The Palm Springs Power have raced to a 10-0 start. The team looks to stay perfect tonight as they take on the Inland Valley Pirates at 7:05 p.m. With the club focused on winning a third consecutive league championship, here are the top More…

Frances Allen's Desert Roundup–'Last Hurrah' For 'The Follies', And More…
Talks are now underway between Palm Springs International Film Festival Chairman Harold Matzner and Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet concerning a retrofitting and ways to insure that the Plaza Theatre continues to be an attraction in its own right. More…

One dead in crash on Forest Hill Boulevard
A car traveling at a high rate of speed on eastbound Forest Hill Boulevard struck a Palm Springs city truck and then came to a rest at a guardrail near Kudza Road, sheriff's spokeswoman Teri Barbera said. The crash happened shortly after 2:30 p.m More…

Why are the Palm Springs Power 10-0? Let us count the ways
PALM SPRINGS — The Palm Springs Power have raced to a 10-0 start. The team looks to stay perfect tonight as they take on the Inland Valley Pirates at 7:05 p.m. With the club focused on winning a third consecutive league championship, here are the top More…

Big travel plans for Palm Springs High band, chorus
PALM SPRINGS — Members of the high school's band and choral groups are planning some road trips this summer that include concert performances at Disneyland Resort and various spots in San Francisco. The Palm Springs High School Jazz Band and More…

Palm Springs Hop Heads Heading Down For Beer Culture Week
So this will be my first trip out to palm springs and im superrrrr unfamiliar with the area. Me & the boyfriend are heading down there for the weekend for the Beer More…

A Palm Springs Must: Workshop Kitchen + Bar | OUTTraveler.com
For too long, Palm Springs has been more about camp than it has been cool. But that's started to change over the past few years — many thanks to the city's full More…

Village manager candidates coming to Palm Springs | www
Seven finalists for the village manager's job will answer questions from the council during tonight's council meeting, set for 7:30 p. More…

Coachella Valley tourism officials attend networking event
The Greater Palm Springs CVB held more than 80 meetings with tourism industry representatives from about 20 different countries, said Ashlee Ciora, vice president of Travel Industry Sales at the CVB. Many of the representatives came from the major More…

Palm Springs: Accused vacation rental scammers in court today
Palm Springs resident Kevin Corcoran testified that Wehling and Maloney, who were friends, rented out his house from January to May 2010. They sent him checks from two bank accounts under Wehling’s name, and they all bounced, Corcoran said. More…

Two Palm Springs men accused of scamming renters to stand trial
INDIO — Two Palm Springs men accused of scamming vacation home renters out of more than $50,000 were ordered Friday to stand trial. Michael Maloney, 52, and Matthew Wehling, 47, each are charged with 15 embezzlement counts for alleged crimes More…

A membership only Airline plans to make stops in Palm Springs
The airline’s website says it plans to start service to Santa Barbra on July 10, and then expand to Monterey, Palm Springs, San Diego, Sacramento, Lake Tahoe, the Sonoma-Napa area, and other markets. Copyright 2013 Gulf California Broadcasting. More…

AMFM Fest: Day 2 Schedule
All day: Pet adoptions with the Palm Springs Animal Shelter at the Pickfair Promenade in Cathedral City. Films begin at 10 a.m. and the last screens at 10:30 p.m. Visit the AMFM website for times and theater. This article appears in the ONLINE ONLY More…

Ed Asner Finds Promise From the Open Road
The seven-time Emmy Award winner can't recall the last time he was in Palm Springs. But he does remember the heat. “I was shooting a film in a motel with Meredith Baxter Birney,” Asner said earlier this week from his home outside Los Angeles. “It was More…

Hot Picks for Friday, June 14 – Monday, June 21
SHORT & SWEET: One of Palm Springs most famous and highly anticipated events, ShortFest will showcase more than 300 short films from more than 50 different countries. Six days of parties, panels and — most of all — bite-sized cinema will bring in More…

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Palm Springs News for June 14th 2013

A membership only Airline plans to make stops in Palm Springs
The airline’s website says it plans to start service to Santa Barbra on July 10, and then expand to Monterey, Palm Springs, San Diego, Sacramento, Lake Tahoe, the Sonoma-Napa area, and other markets. Copyright 2013 Gulf California Broadcasting. More…

A membership only Airline plans to make stops in Palm Springs
The airline’s website says it plans to start service to Santa Barbra on July 10, and then expand to Monterey, Palm Springs, San Diego, Sacramento, Lake Tahoe, the Sonoma-Napa area, and other markets. Copyright 2013 Gulf California Broadcasting. More…

The Best Way to See Palm Springs Mid-century Architecture – Official
If you haven't seen Palm Springs' mid-century architecture with Robert Imber – you haven't seen Palm Springs' mid-century architecture. It's as simple as that. More…

Skylark Hotel – Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism
Palm Springs Hotel Spotlight: Skylark Hotel. Posted By: Marissa Willman Tuesday, June 11, 2013. This isn't the hotel you thought you knew. For years, the More…

Woman arrested on drug possession charges after tossing beer bottle into
A Palm Springs woman found herself in jail facing drug possession charges after tossing a beer bottle into the lawn of a Wellington home that happened to belong to an off-duty law enforcement officer. The bottle Monete Hessen, 38, threw on Tuesday More…

The Living Desert and Palm Springs Art Museum offer free admission to members
By City News Service, on June 13, 2013, at 5:35 pm. The Living Desert and the Palm Springs Art Museum will offer free admission to each other’s venues through Labor Day, it was announced today. The Living Desert, Palm Desert (Flickr: Caitlyn Willows). More…

Palm Springs, California – Gourmet Traveller
Palm Springs, California's desert resort, has long been the balmy home-away- from-home for the rich and fabulous. Pat Nourse dons his shades and checks out More…

Central Sports & Recreation Notes
The Elite Soccer Academy, which trains at the Palm Springs Recreational Center, had four teams advance to the semifinals at the Disney Memorial Day Shootout. Three of those teams advanced to the finals and two of the teams won championships in their More…

Why are the Palm Springs Power 10-0? Let us count the ways
PALM SPRINGS — The Palm Springs Power have raced to a 10-0 start. The team looks to stay perfect tonight as they take on the Inland Valley Pirates at 7:05 p.m. With the club focused on winning a third consecutive league championship, here are the top More…

Two Indian shorts selected for Palm Springs International ShortFest
Hymns of Faith (Shri Hanuman Chalisa) by Charuvi Agrawal and Ika by Raam Reddy will be screened at the upcoming Palm Springs International ShortFest 2013 to be held from Jun 18-24. The festival website describes Hymns of Faith as an “Extraordinarily More…

Why are the Palm Springs Power 10-0? Let us count the ways
PALM SPRINGS — The Palm Springs Power have raced to a 10-0 start. The team looks to stay perfect tonight as they take on the Inland Valley Pirates at 7:05 p.m. With the club focused on winning a third consecutive league championship, here are the top More…

Palm Springs high jazz band to perform at California Adventure
The Palm Springs High School Jazz Band and Visual Corps is set to perform on the Backlot Stage in Disney California Adventure in Anaheim at 10:45 a.m. June 17 and return for another performance on June 27. The band will perform a variety of pieces from More…

Residents Upset by Planned Power Outage
The misters and a/c were on at a Palm Springs restaurant, and that's why one group of neighbors escaped their stifling homes once the planned power outage started. "It's here and I'm pretty upset, because I work late at night, I should be home sleeping More…

Michael Madsen Finds a New Audience in Poetry Writings
Actor Michael Madsen will be in Palm Springs this weekend to participate in the AMFM Fest, and also a poetry reading Saturday night at the Ace Hotel. courtesy of Michael Madsen. Away from the movie screen, actor Michael Madsen wasn't sure anyone was More…

International ShortFest Returns to Palm Springs
With the summer heat upon us, here's a chance to escape into an air-conditioned theatre and enjoy some new movies. Oh sure, Hollywood blockbusters are playing at the multiplex, but the Palm Springs International ShortFest offers the opportunity to More…

Palm Springs: Developer seeks downtown parcel for hotel project
PALM SPRINGS — A parcel across from the Palm Springs Convention Center originally approved for a “hip and cool” Mondrian Hotel about five years ago is now being proposed as a high-end Dolce brand resort, known for its expertise in hosting meetings. More…

Judge increases bail for pair in Palm Springs hit-and-run case
INDIO — A judge on Wednesday upped bail for a woman accused in a hit-and-run crash in Palm Springs that killed a Desert Hot Springs teenager, and also for her father, who is charged with being an accessory. Desert Hot Springs residents Heather Marie More…

Palm Springs summer temperatures to run above normal
PALM SPRINGS — With temperatures reaching a staggering 114 degrees last Friday and remaining in the triple digits this week, some Palm Springs residents may be anticipating a hotter summer than in past years — and according to experts, they should. More…

AMFM Fest: Day 2 Schedule
All day: Pet adoptions with the Palm Springs Animal Shelter at the Pickfair Promenade in Cathedral City. Films begin at 10 a.m. and the last screens at 10:30 p.m. Visit the AMFM website for times and theater. This article appears in the ONLINE ONLY More…

AMFM Fest: Day 2 Schedule
All day: Pet adoptions with the Palm Springs Animal Shelter at the Pickfair Promenade in Cathedral City. Films begin at 10 a.m. and the last screens at 10:30 p.m. Visit the AMFM website for times and theater. This article appears in the ONLINE ONLY More…

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Palm Springs News for June 13th 2013

Palm Springs prepares for a hopeful same-sex marriage rights celebration
The unknown doesn’t stop people in Palm Springs from party planning, though. “We’re going to have music, we might have one or two speeches but it’s mostly people just getting there and dancing or whatever around the statue. Some restaurants in town are? … More…

Palm Springs man arrested on suspicion of check fraud
PALM SPRINGS — A Palm Springs man suspected of using checks forged with the city finance department's information for nearly $2,000 in purchases was behind bars today. Ricky James Ducusin, 57, was arrested Tuesday at his Palm Springs residence More…

The Best Way to See Palm Springs Mid-century Architecture – Official
If you haven't seen Palm Springs' mid-century architecture with Robert Imber – you haven't seen Palm Springs' mid-century architecture. It's as simple as that. More…

Residents Upset by Planned Power Outage
The misters and a/c were on at a Palm Springs restaurant, and that's why one group of neighbors escaped their stifling homes once the planned power outage started. "It's here and I'm pretty upset, because I work late at night, I should be home sleeping More…

Two Indian shorts selected for Palm Springs International ShortFest
Hymns of Faith (Shri Hanuman Chalisa) by Charuvi Agrawal and Ika by Raam Reddy will be screened at the upcoming Palm Springs International ShortFest 2013 to be held from Jun 18-24. The festival website describes Hymns of Faith as an “Extraordinarily More…

Manuel J. Barba Selected For "Coachella Valley Top Lawyers"
RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 11, 2013 — /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ –Announcing a special recognition appearing in the June, 2013 issue of Palm Springs Life published by Desert Publications Inc.. Manuel J. Barba was selected for the following honor: More…

Tourism group hires consultant to develop multi-day event plan
PS Resorts will contract with Utopia Entertainment to research and possibly plan a new large multi-day event in Palm Springs with the sole purpose of bringing in out-of-town tourists, and growing the the city's stature as a destination. PS Resorts is a More…

TJ Bennett shows he's Mr. Everything so far
PALM SPRINGS — As the only player on the Palm Springs Power from the Pac-12 this year, T.J. Bennett is proving to be a solid commodity as he leads the collegiate wooden bat summer league team in three offensive categories. Bennett hails from Mesa, More…

Dig in on summer specials at valley restaurants
SUMMER SIXES: HAPPY HOUR AT CITRON: $6 can get you a lot at the hotel restaurant of Viceroy Palm Springs. A selection of wines, cocktails, beers and small plates all come in at $6. There's also the added fun that the happy hour menu changes by what's More…

Woman arrested on drug possession charges after tossing beer bottle into
A Palm Springs woman found herself in jail facing drug possession charges after tossing a beer bottle into the lawn of a Wellington home that happened to belong to an off-duty law enforcement officer. The bottle Monete Hessen, 38, threw on Tuesday More…

Barry Regar Selected For "Coachella Valley Top Lawyers"
About Barry Regar: a short profile by and about the honoree: Attorney Barry Regar has dedicated his legal career in the Palm Springs area to getting justice for innocent accident victims who have been injured as a result of the negligence of other More…

Palm Springs: Bail increased for woman accused of killing teen in hit-and-run
According to a declaration filed by Palm Springs police Officer Stephen Woodward in support of an arrest warrant, Brents ???drank herself to blackout??? while celebrating with friends. She dropped off her companions, then allegedly struck and killed the … More…

Desert Outlook's summer issue hits stands June 13
Find out what the greater Palm Springs community is up to this summer in the new issue of Desert Outlook magazine, out Thursday (June 13) across the Coachella Valley. Our cover story looks at the real and imagined barriers to gay men and lesbians More…

Central Sports & Recreation Notes
The Elite Soccer Academy, which trains at the Palm Springs Recreational Center, had four teams advance to the semifinals at the Disney Memorial Day Shootout. Three of those teams advanced to the finals and two of the teams won championships in their More…

PSUSD employees could see raises
PALM SPRINGS — The Palm Springs Unified School Board announced during a meeting Tuesday night that improved budget expectations have put pay raises back on the table for all employees. Neither the scope nor extent of the pay raises were disclosed, More…

FRENCH VALLEY: Inmate charged with killing his cellmate
A man in custody on suspicion of murder in the shooting last year of a man in Palm Springs has been charged with a second murder count in connection with the May 9 death of his cellmate at the Southwest Detention Center in French Valley, authorities said. More…

Palm Springs Rattan(R) Launches Decorative Outdoor Lighting Collection
Palm Springs Rattan(R) has launched a diverse collection of decorative lighting built for use in the outdoors. With detailed construction and weather resistant shades, the Palm Springs Rattan Outdoor Lighting is already creating high consumer response. More…

Palm Springs, California – Gourmet Traveller
Palm Springs, California's desert resort, has long been the balmy home-away- from-home for the rich and fabulous. Pat Nourse dons his shades and checks out More…

68-Year-Old Drowns in Palm Springs Community Pool
A 68-year-old man who died in an apparent accidental drowning in Palm Springs was identified by authorities Tuesday. Jose Rodriguez was found around 5:30 p.m. Saturday submerged in a communal swimming pool in the 2400 block of Camino Vida, More…

Occupy Palm Springs/Veterans For Peace: Bradley Manning
Organizer Email: ocv@occupycoachellavalley.net. Organizer Phone #: (760) 534 -8868. This Saturday, June 8th, join Occupy Palm Springs/Coachella Valley, More…

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Palm Springs News for June 12th 2013

Palm Springs ShortFest Lineup Includes Pics With Cate Blanchett, Mireille Enos
Palm Springs ShortFest The 2013 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market will showcase 330 films from 49 countries, including 70 world premieres and 55 North American premieres. The 19th annual event, set for June 18-24 at desert city's More…

Bascom Closes 175-Unit Apartment Community in Palm Springs, CA
IRVINE, Calif., June 11, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — The Bascom Group, LLC has acquired Andalucia Apartments, a 175-unit community located in Palm Springs, CA for an undisclosed price. Bascom worked with Brian Eisendrath of CBRE to arrange the More…

These Cats Are Simply Purrrrfect
The Cat Fanciers’ Association Southern California region filled up a ballroom June 8 at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Breeds ranged from Abyssinian, Somali, Burmese, Siamese, Cornish Rex, Persian, Ocicat, Maine Coon, Himalayan and many more. More…

Some Palm Springs residents will lose power this week
Two planned power outages will leave almost 400 Southern California Edison customers in Palm Springs without power this week. The first will take place in north Palm Springs tonight at 11 p.m. Power is expected to be restored around 6 a.m. Tuesday, More…

Palm Springs International Shortfest Announces Star-Studded
The 2013 Palm Springs International Shortfest and Short Film Market has announced its showcase of 330 films, including 70 world premieres. This is the beginning of winnowing for the Oscars, as all films that win first place in the fest's four
Thompson on Hollywood More…

'Something More Beautiful' in Store for Beth Orton Fans
Beth Orton looks forward to arriving in the Greater Palm Springs area for her June 14 show at Pappy & Harriet's in Pioneertown. courtesy of Beth Orton. The British Invasion is an ongoing presence in American music. From the Beatles in the 1960s, to the More…

One Night in Palm SpringsPalm Springs Message Board – TripAdvisor
Hello, We'll be spending a night in Palm Springs in about a week or so. We'll be coming from Lone Pine, CA (originally leaving from Death Valley) and the next More…

Palm Springs: Drowning victim identified
He was taken to Desert Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 9:22 p.m. Monday, officials said. The Palm Springs Police Department was investigating the fatality, which the coroner’s office said was an apparent accidental drowning. More…

Palm Springs International ShortFest slate full of films getting a first look
Information: (800) 898-7256. Complete list of films and times: www.psfilmfest.org. More. PALM SPRINGS — The highly regarded Palm Springs International ShortFest will launch next Tuesday with an opening night package that only wants to make you laugh. More…

Chad Johnson jailed for 30 days
Kali Bowyer, Palm Springs Celebrity Examiner. Kali Bowyer is a celebrity journalist, photographer, publicist In 2008, Bowyer hosted the news series Taste Of The Town with Chef Elaine, and was a tabloid journalist between 2001-2010. Bowyer, made a name … More…

Tourism group hires consultant to develop multi-day event plan
PS Resorts will contract with Utopia Entertainment to research and possibly plan a new large multi-day event in Palm Springs with the sole purpose of bringing in out-of-town tourists, and growing the the city's stature as a destination. PS Resorts is a More…

Rivals Antonio Chavarria, Tyler Truitt turn Palm Springs Power teammates
PALM SPRINGS — Old rivalries die hard. That's why the one between Palm Springs Power players Antonio Chavarria and Tyler Truitt is merely dormant. After squaring off for years as opponents in high school and college, the two are teammates for the More…

Ace Hotel's "For the Record" Salutes Robert Zemeckis
The films of director Robert Zemeckis will be honored in "For the Record: Zemeckis", a live music and theatrical experience, June 18-19, at the Ace Hotel in Palm Springs. Screenrant.com. The films of director Robert Zemeckis will be brought to life in More…

Palm Springs Rattan Enters Outdoor Lighting Category
“Extending the use of outdoor spaces is a growing trend and design objective across outdoor living products today,” said Tami Newton, sales manager, Palm Springs Rattan, Largo, Fla. “Our fun and functional lighting creates an atmosphere for relaxation More…

PALM SPRINGS: ShortFest announces 2013 lineup
For those who can’t make it down to Palm Springs for the event, the festival also has an online component.The ShortFest Online Film Festival will feature 11 films playing on the festival’s website. The online screenings will continue for two months … More…

Gram Rabbit Develops 'Vivid, Colorful' Style in Joshua Tree
Palm Springs Life was fortunate to grab a few minutes with lead singer, Jesika Von Rabbit. How often do you get to play locally before a “desert” hometown crowd? “I live in Joshua Tree and it's always great to play here. When not touring, we usually More…

Barry Regar Selected For "Coachella Valley Top Lawyers"
About Barry Regar: a short profile by and about the honoree: Attorney Barry Regar has dedicated his legal career in the Palm Springs area to getting justice for innocent accident victims who have been injured as a result of the negligence of other More…

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL SHORTFEST ANNOUNCES LINE-UP FOR
Get ready to put on your shorts for the 2013 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market. Now in its 19th year, ShortFest will showcase 330 films including 70 World Premieres, 55 North American Premieres and 14 U.S. Premieres. The More…

Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market lineup announced
The 19th annual festival, which is June 18-24 at Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs, will include shorts from 49 countries and 70 world premieres, 55 North American premieres and 14 U.S. premieres. All 3,000 festival submissions will be available at the More…

DUI Checkpoint Announced for Palm Springs
DUI Checkpoint Announced for Palm Springs. The checkpoint is scheduled for Friday, June 21. Posted by Renee Schiavone (Editor), June 11, 2013 at 10:06 am. Comment Recommend. Flag as Inappropriate. Loading… x. x More…

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