Palm Springs News for June 3rd 2013

Happy Birthday, Marilyn! Palm Springs to celebrate today
Palm Springs residents and business operators will throw a birthday party for Marilyn Monroe at the “Forever Marilyn” sculpture in downtown Palm Springs today. Monroe, who died in 1962, would have turned 87 today. The celebration will include More…

San Gorgonio Ballet Co. Readies for 10th Anniversary Performance
San Gorgonio Ballet Company Founded in 2003 will be celebrating their Tenth Anniversary with a Gala Performance to be held at the Annenberg Theater in Palm Springs, on Saturday, June 1. The Ballet Company, founded by ballerina Julia Olsen-Rodriguez More…

Man charged with falsely telling customers of bomb at Palm Springs store; 2nd
A 23-year-old Boynton Beach man was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail early Friday after he allegedly told Wal-Mart customers and an employee that there was a bomb in the Palm Springs store. Village police were called to Wal-Mart at 1765 10th Ave More…

Palm Springs Luxury Boutique Hotel – POSH Palm Springs Inn
Long a mecca for golfers, design enthusiasts, and shoppers–but mostly those seeking a little R&R in the perennially sunny climate of the desert–Palm Springs More…

Cannes a strong portent for Palm Springs Film Fest success
For Palm Springs International Film Festival programmers, Cannes is an essential stop. It is where we watch the latest finished films and hear about productions set to complete before our 25th anniversary event in January. In Cannes, one can see what More…

Travelzoo: Palm Springs and Dominican Republic | KTLA 5
Chech out this week's travel deals, including Palm Springs, Sedona, Dominican Republic, and Maui.
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Marilyn Monroe feted on her 87th birthday
TDS Marilyn B-day Party. Purchase Image. People gather at the 'Forever Marilyn' statue in downtown Palm Springs to celebrate what would have been the late Marilyn Monroe's 87th birthday on Saturday. / Wade Byars/The Desert Sun. Written by. Colin Atagi More…

Police name suspect in Palm Springs hit and run crash | Station
Palm Springs police have identified a suspect in a hit and run collision that killed 29 year old Eric Strzelczyk. More…

Palm Springs power outage affects more than 300 residents, businesses
Problems with power lines sparked an outage affecting 387 businesses and residents in Palm Springs today, a Southern California Edison spokesman said. dave hale/flickr. The outage was reported at 9:56 a.m. and occurred in an residential area between More…

Jerome Elliott Brings MY FAVORITE SPRINGS to Palm Desert's Newman
Cabaret singer and actor Jerome Elliott stars in a one-man musical concert entitled "My Favorite Springs" tonight, June 2, 2013 as part of the Sundays In Summer Series presented by Les Michaels at the Arthur Newman Theatre at The Joslyn Center in Palm More…

Thorny issues, opportunity at US-China summit
by Ian James, The (Palm Springs, Calif.) Desert Sun. USA Today. by Ian James, The (Palm Springs, Calif.) Desert Sun. Filed Under. USA Today news ? USA Today nation. RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. — Prickly subjects including Chinese cyberespionage, North More…

Palm Springs narrows field of applicants for manager's job | www
A selection committee has narrowed the field of applicants to seven in the search for a new village manager to replace Karl Umberger, who plans to retire this More…

Market Watch — Waiting to Exhale
Five cities ??? La Quinta, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, and Thousand Palms ??? have distressed sales less than 20 percent of total sales. Even Desert Hot Springs and Indio, which two years ago were 60 percent and 70 percent of total sales … More…

Police: Man made fake bomb threats outside Walmart
Harris, 23, of Boynton Beach, warned several customers Thursday night at about 10 p.m. about a bomb inside the store, according to a Palm Springs police arrest report. "There was no bomb," said Lt. Sal Abruscato, spokesman for Palm Springs police. More…

Monday Newsmaker: Local engineer 'graduates' from the Innovation Hub in
Bill Schlanger is president of EV Enterprises, which opened in the Innovation Hub in Palm Springs in October 2011 and has become the first “graduate” to move into the new Accelerator Campus. He also is president of Electric Blue Motors and Connect Tech More…

Military briefs for Sunday, June 2
U.S. Navy Sgt. Wesley Martinez, a Palm Springs High School alumnus who will wrap up a seven-year stint in the military on June 10, graduated cum laude from Harvard University on Thursday. He's leaving the military to attend the University of Idaho Law More…

Wild Nothing: Nuanced Pop At 8500 Feet
When most people think of Palm Springs, visions of softly baked desert landscapes come to mind. However, upon arriving at the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, we were warned that the temperature differential between the desert and the top cliff of the … More…

Plan a Get-Together at Your Vacation Home
Find your ideal rental property with the help of Oranj Palm Springs (1775 E. Palm Canyon Dr., Ste. 205, Palm Springs). This rental agency has been a trusted voice in the area since its inception in 1972. An agent will help you find a condo or house to More…

LCV Cities Tour – Palm Springs: Vyola Ortner & Diana du Pont "You Can't Eat Dirt"
Learn how Vyola Ortner found herself elected to the council of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians and how the changes she instituted changed her tribe's future. Category. News & Politics. License. Standard YouTube License. Show more. Show less More…

History of Palm Springs, California
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles take American History TV on the road. Throughout the weekend of June 1-3 we feature the history of Palm Springs, California. Hosted by our Time Warner cable partners, we learned about the political career of Sonny Bono, … More…

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