Palm Springs News for June 23rd 2013

Short Film Fest Continues into Weekend
PALM SPRINGS – The 19th annual Palm Springs Short Film Festival is underway. It's another festival that helps to generate money for our local economy here in the desert. Film makers from all over the world come to show their short films in hopes of More…

(PSP) Palm Springs Municipal Airport – FlightStats
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Housing Hollywood
Desi Arnaz, musician-actor-producer, Palm Springs. Lucille Ball, comedian-actress, Palm Springs. Marlon Brando, actor, Hollywood Hills. David Carradine, actor, Hollywood Hills. Lon Chaney, actor, Beverly Hills and Lake Arrowhead. Bill Cosby, actor More…

Brown Pleads Not Guilty to Murder
A Palm Springs, California man charged with shooting and killing his wife in a Branson hotel room waived formal arraignment in Taney County Circuit Court and entered a plea of not guilty. Sixty-eight-year-old Thomas Brown is charged with first-degree More…

Power walk away with unusual walkoff win
PALM SPRINGS — In the lowest scoring game of the season, an old hometown hero drove in half of the runs for the Palm Springs Power on Friday as they bested the High Desert Heat 2-1 in the bottom of the ninth. Indio High School sensation from a couple More…

Terence Stamp talks about sex, singing, 'Superman'
Images. Terence Stamp attends the screening of the film "Unfinished Song" during the Closing Night Screening at the 24th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival on January 13, 2013 in Palm Springs, California. (Robert Benson, Getty Images) More…

Desert Hot Springs: Trial date set for 37-year-old man charged in shooting
The 46-year-old victim was pronounced dead at Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs about an hour later. Myers was arrested in connection with the shooting a few days later. Desert Hot Springs police did not disclose a motive for the shooting More…

Agua Caliente: Water lawsuit about mismanagement, not rates
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is made up of more than 400 tribal members, and the tribe's developments include the Spa Resort Casino and Hotel in Palm Springs and the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage. Grubbe has said More…

Ham radio day has locals connecting in La Quinta
(From the left) Gary Boskovich, of Palm Springs, Chris Ellsworth, of Cathedral City, and Earl Haltman, try to make contact with other ham radio operators Saturdayat the La Quinta Emergency Operations Center. Members of the Desert Radio Amateur More…

B&B and Beyond: Korakia Pensione, Palm Springs, California
Settled beneath the imposing San Jacinto Mountains, Korakia is a tranquil desert retreat where stress is whisked away at check-in. A 1920s former artist’s villa once known as Dar Maroc, this Palm Springs retreat encourages a simpler way of life: rooms … More…

Winnetoon man plans upcoming cookbook
The first-place prize includes the opportunity to compete in the World Chili Cook-Off in Palm Springs, Calif., this fall. There he hopes to take home the $25,000 grand prize. While the Harleys weren't willing to divulge their recipe, Steve did share More…

Things I Love Thursday: Palm Springs On Acid Chic! www
Things I Love Thursday: Palm Springs On Acid Chic! 20 June 2013, 17:55. Things I Love Thursday. It has been the longest day ever, in the best possible way! More…

A Salton Sea specialty license plate may become available
Friday, the winning design was revealed at the Cal State San Bernardino Palm Desert campus. The winning artist, Palm Springs High senior Courtney Donaldson, talked about what inspired her design. "I've never been there, so I just looked up the pictures More…

B&B and Beyond: Korakia Pensione, Palm Springs, California
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It's Nice That : Photography: Dolly Faibyshev reimagines the
Ah, to be in Palm Springs, where the houses look like they're wearing sun-hats and the grass is, quite literally, greener. Dolly Faibyshev's photographic series More…

Supermoon to rise this weekend
A perigee moon, or supermoon, rises behind wind turbines on May 5, 2012 near Palm Springs, California. The moon appears especially big and bright during this once-a-year cosmic event as the full moon is at its closest to the Earth in its elliptical orbit. More…

Palm Springs Area Resort & Spa – Rancho Las Palmas Resort
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Fullest moon of the year will rise over this weekend
The Super Moon rises in Palm Springs about 9:10 p.m. Saturday June 22, 2013. / Wade Byars, The Desert Sun. Written by. The Associated Press. Filed Under. Local ? Local News. The moon rises over the Coachella Valley Friday evening, June 21, 2013. More…

Mecca Location Becomes More Than Just Backdrop to 'The Charlatan'
Google it and you'll see it lies north of Highway 111, nearly 50 miles from downtown Palm Springs, a solitary road surrounded by desert and towering peaks. Together with writer/producer Nicolas Coles, director Alexis Spraic took on the role of location More…

Palm Springs Unified to put tablets into the hands of more students
At Palm Springs Unified, the new iPads and Chomebooks are part of a multistage plan to provide mobile devices to all students in third through 12th grade. This entire plan is estimated to cost as much as $14 million, so the district is tackling it in More…

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