Palm Springs News for June 6th 2013

Man Crashes into Wall, Dies in Palm Springs
A 67-year-old Palm Springs man died when his car left the road and struck a wall, officials said Wednesday. The crash on South Belardo Road west of South Palm Canyon Drive was reported about 4:55 p.m. Tuesday. Joe Covington was driving south on More…

Desert Freedom Band Fills Summer Air With Music
From what began with a quartet, the Desert Winds Freedom Band has grown to more than 65 members serving the greater Palm Springs area since forming in 2001 by Gary Moline. Their ninth performance of the season will be held at 4 p.m. June 8 in the More…

Are You an Audrey or a Frank at The Viceroy Palm Springs?
The other week we popped into the Viceroy Palm Springs and saw Audrey and Frank waiting for us at the koi pond by the entrance. And by Audrey and Frank we mean white and black bicycles with Audrey Hepburn and Frank Sinatra’s photos on them. More…

Palm Springs' annual VillageFest to start later than usual
VillageFest is a captivating weekly street fair in Palm Springs that is a major community spectacle for both local residents and out-of-town visitors. (Courtesy of palmspringsvillagefest.com). Palm Springs' weekly street festival will begin its summer More…

CVAG hosts workshop seeking input on trail project
PALM SPRINGS — A new name is to be unveiled Tuesday during the first public workshop for the 52-mile valleywide trail project alongside the Whitewater channel. The trail system, proposed by the Coachella Valley Association of Governments, is currently More…

Two men killed in separate Coachella Valley crashes
LinkedIn; Tumblr; StumbleUpon; Reddit; Del.icio.us; Digg. A; A. Crash kills driver in Palm Springs: A man died after his Honda Civic crashed into a wall on Belardo Road near South Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs Tuesday, June 4, 2013. Written by More…

'I Dream in Widescreen' winning film, filmmaker head to Palm Springs
Abe Zverow, a recent UA alumnus and a participant in this year's “I Dream in Widescreen” BFA showcase, took the path less traveled with his self-produced, written and directed documentary “Jonathan” which was chosen to be showcased at the Palm Springs More…

Karim in Palm Springs – Streetgeist
Karim Palm Springs Street Style Portrait. Karim in Palm Springs. 2013 May 31. tags: California, Palm Spings, Palm Springs Photo Festival. by Streetgeist More…

Martin Sheen stars in New Mexico play with Navajo students
Martin Sheen stars in New Mexico play with Navajo students. Tuesday, June 04, 2013. Martin Sheen arrives at the 2013 Palm Springs International Film Festival at Palm Springs Convention Center on Saturday, January 5, 2013 in Palm Springs, Calif. (Photo … More…

Coroner called to Palm Springs crash site
Shortly before 5 p.m. on June 4, 2013, a car crashed into a wall along South Belardo Road just west of South Palm Canyon Drive, according to Palm Springs police Lt. Bryan Reyes. / Colin Atagi, The Desert Sun More…

Palm Springs area homeless population grows
A fixture around Vista Chino and Sunrise Way in Palm Springs, where he often uses a cardboard sign to ask for donations, Norton said he wasn't surprised to hear that new survey results show an increase in the area's homeless population. “There's more More…

Details on Coachella Valley trailway revealed at forum
PALM SPRINGS — The 52-mile trailway connecting the Coachella Valley will henceforth be known as CV Link, the Coachella Valley Association of Governments announced during its first public workshop Tuesday evening. Formerly known as Parkway 1e11, More…

Palm Springs man arrested on suspicion of shooting security guard
The guard was taken to Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs, where he underwent surgery and spent a significant amount of time recovering from gunshot wounds to the chest, upper abdomen and leg, police said. “During this period of time we More…

Shine Bright Like a Diamond
Jewel is looking forward to seeing more of the Palm Springs area with her baby, Kase, in tow when she sings at the Agua Caliente Resort & Spa on June 7. fanpop.com. During the 1990s, while most of us were wading through a sea of boy band throwaway … More…

Police: Man made fake bomb threats outside Walmart
Trevor Cordell Harris' "stupid" bomb-threat prank at the Palm Springs Walmart store backfired, police said. 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 More…

New Entertainment Company – Troupe Productions, LLC, Opens in
Finance: Palm Springs, CA — Film Producers Kim Waltrip and Jim Casey, of Kim and Jim Productions, and Trini Garza, of Live It Up Productions, are pleased to More…

Fabulous Palm Springs follies announces its final season
So much so that the cover story of the October, 1997 edition of Palm Springs Life magazine was headlined: “How The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies Saved Downtown.” And the show has been bringing patrons into the heart of Palm Springs by auto, airline … More…

Palm Springs? But I don't golf … – Ottawa Citizen
Palm Springs never caught my eye. I've always associated the Southern California city in the desert. More…

Romantic hotel in Palm SpringsPalm Springs Message Board
Could anyone suggest a hotel for a young couple within walking distance to restaurants and shopping. We are planning to vacation for about 5 days~our budget More…

Parkway 1e11 project to announce official name tonight
Initially designed by the Desert Recreation District and County Open Space Districts in 2009, Parkway 1e11 is a 52-mile multi-purpose trail along the Whitewater River from Palm Springs to the Salton Sea. Utilizing existing portions of paved trail … More…

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