Palm Springs News for April 30th 2013

MAZEL TOV! Michael Jordan Gets Married In Front Of Over 2000 Guests
Apparently the wedding, which took place in Palm Springs, has taken over a week to set up in complete secrecy. Some of Michael’s old team mates and fellow NBA stars came out to the wedding including Patrick Ewing and Scottie Pippen. It was like a 90′s … More…

Palm Springs mulls hotel redo tax rebates
The city's previous incentive program that started in 2008 and ended in December was considered a success since it helped generate more than $180 million in hotel investments with The Ace Hotel and Swim Club, Saguaro Palm Springs, The Riviera, and More…

10 Places to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo
Las Casuelas Terraza in downtown Palm Springs will have live music, entertainment and giveaways while serving up authentic Mexican food starting at 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Facebook. Cinco de Mayo honors the Mexican army's 1862 victory over France at the More…

Michael N. Klein, Palm Beach County firefighter, arrested for disorderly
Police arrested a Palm Beach County firefighter/paramedic and nearly arrested a Palm Springs police officer following an incident at Johnny Longboats bar and restaurant in Riviera Beach Saturday. According to a probable cause affidavit, Riviera Beach … More…

Thermal breaks heat record, Palm Springs ties record — again
It hit 106 degrees in Palm Springs ??? the second weather measuring station in the Coachella Valley ??? as well. That tied the day’s record of 106 degrees, also set in 1959. The National Weather Service shows the temperature as dramatically warmer than … More…

Palm Springs to honor police, firefighters
The city's third annual Palm Springs Police and Fire Appreciation Luncheon will be Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at the Palm Springs Convention Center, hosted by Mayor Steve Pougnet and CBS Local 2's Brooke Beare. The event will highlight the achievements of More…

Pedal Pushers: Palm Springs Partners Market Four-Wheel Bicycle
Jim Powers. Cars were honking at Paul Harris. But it was a good thing. The Palm Springs entrepreneur was out on a Rhoades car, a four-wheel bicycle that is people-powered, doesn't require a mechanical IQ and capable of holding up to four occupants. More…

Assemblyman Manuel Perez Announces Candidacy for 4th District
PALM SPRINGS – The Democrats of the Desert are building momentum for the upcoming elections; that's because one of the seats up for grabs is the Supervisor of the 4th District. Today, the Democrats held their annual Activists Awards Luncheon where More…

Catch art every third Saturday in Palm Springs
Starting May 18, 2013 The Coachella Valley Art Scene along with Birba of Palm Springs, Qulture Qreative and Foundation 10 will be hosting Art of Kraft (A.O.K) an event happening every third Saturday of the month. ???A.O.K. (Art of Kraft) is a monthly … More…

Scorcher breaks a record
Email; Print; Share. LinkedIn; Tumblr; StumbleUpon; Reddit; Del.icio.us; Digg. A; A. 28 hot weather. Purchase Image. Dan Septak of Los Angeles found relief Sunday from the 106-degree day in Palm Springs with some ice cream. / Wade Byars/The Desert Sun More…

RM600mil Splash Park to be built on seafront land within Palm Springs
Palm Springs Development Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of listed developer, Tanco Holdings Bhd, will be developing Splash Park as a water theme park cum resort complex on 9.2ha land located within Palm Springs Resort City (PSRC), which itself encompasses More…

Rep. Raul Ruiz to make Tuesday appearance in Palm Desert
On Thursday at 10 a.m., Ruiz will address the Southern California Association of Governments at 74855 Country Club Drive in Palm Desert. At 11:30 a.m. that day, he will attend the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce's Police & Fire Appreciation Luncheon More…

Mike Fedderly takes two titles at Teaching Pro event
Fedderly, the tennis pro out of Thunderbird Country Club, beat good friend Glen Erickson of the Palm Springs Tennis Club 6-0, 6-1 to claim the singles title. In doubles, Fedderly and Erickson teamed to beat Randy Berg and Blake Wilcox 6-3, 6-1 to take More…

Michael Jordan Weds Longtime Girlfriend – RTTNews
The pair invited several hundred friends and family members to the private affair, which took place in Palm Springs, Florida on Sunday. USA Today reports a few of the couple's celebrity guests included Tiger Woods, Patrick Ewing, Spike Lee and Ahmad More…

Family reacts to Duran verdict
After about a week of deliberations, a jury has found a tribal member accused of killing a Palm Springs man, not guilty of premeditated murder. It’s been a long road, Candace Duran was first arrested nearly six years ago. Even though she will go to … More…

(Update) 'Kochtopus' spring retreat April 28-29 in Palm Springs
I posted last week about the fabulous "Kochtopus" Confab in Coachella (Palm Springs) going on right now. 'Kochtopus' spring retreat April 28-29 in Palm Springs. Mother Jones intercepted an email invite to the "billionaires caucus" retreat and wrote More…

V. Manuel P?rez to challenge for John Benoit's office
PALM SPRINGS — Assemblyman V. Manuel P?rez made it official on Sunday, and announced he will go after Supervisor John Benoit's 4th District seat in 2014. “I strongly believe we need a representative on our county board of supervisors … who can help More…

What Did Butch Pack for Dinah Vegas 2013? Too Much, Probably
I went to Dinah Vegas this past weekend. It's the Vegas version of the more traditional Dinah Shore Weekend in Palm Springs (which I wrote about a few weeks ago), but this one is sponsored by L.A.'s Girl Bar. It's another lesbian spring break More…

Stagecoach blazes with high temps, Jones tributes
by The (Palm Springs) Desert Sun, USA TODAY. USA Today. by The (Palm Springs) Desert Sun, USA TODAY. Filed Under. USA Today life ? USA Today music. INDIO, Calif. – The Blue Sky Riders feature Gary Burr, who has written 14 No. 1 hits, and Kenny More…

C-SPAN Will Document Palm Springs History, Literary Life
C-SPAN will be coming to Palm Springs for a week-long visit to record and feature the city's history and literary life. The cable channel is expected to arrive May 6. The stories will later be shown on non-fiction book channel BookTV (on C-SPAN2) and More…

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