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LAST MINUTE SHORT FEST PICKS

BY ROBIN E. SIMMONS The greatest things about the PS ShortFest are the sweet gems that are embedded in the thematic clusters of wide-ranging film...

An Immersive Experience – PSISF: VR Lounge

By Heidi Simmons In the hall, just outside a nondescript room in a hotel’s convention area is a line of people, which if you had...

COYOTE STAGEWORKS OFFERED MATCHING GIFT FROM TELEVISION LUMINARY DAVID LEE

Award-winning, Professional Coachella Valley Theater Company Gearing Up for Next Season Coyote StageWorks, the award-winning Actors’ Equity professional theater company, will be the recipient of...

Former Harold Lloyd Estate in Palm Springs Movie Colony District Undergoes

Redesign and is Now Available for Luxury Vacation Rentals and Special Events By Chris Martello The former Palm Springs retreat of the legendary silent film comedian...

6th Annual Props & Hops CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL at Palm Springs...

On Saturday, Nov 18, 2017 from 12 noon until 5pm, dozens of local craft breweries return to the Palm Springs Air Museum for the...

Beth Lapides: High Priestess of Alternative Comedy

To perform at The Ace Hotel Saturday, June 24 Beth Lapides, affectionately (and accurately) known as the High Priestess of Alternative Comedy, brings her vanguard...

JOSHUA TREE IMPROV/COMEDY FESTIVAL JULY 7-9

The Joshua Tree Improv/Comedy Festival takes place July 7-9, 2017 at the Hi Desert Cultural Center, 61231 Highway 62, in Joshua Tree (just 1/2...

MUSICIANS OUTLET – ALL GOOD THINGS MUST COME TO AN END

By Noe Gutierrez Musicians Outlet in Palm Desert will be closing its doors permanently this week after almost 32 years of providing the Coachella Valley...

CHILL MAGNET, “SURF CHICA BONITA”

By Michelle Rizzio Chill Magnet of Desert Hot Springs gave me an early release of their new LP Surf Chica Bonita. I was surprised by...

GRAMMY-WINNING SINGER / SONGWRITER ALANIS MORISSETTE COMING TO FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT...

With sales of over 60 million albums worldwide, Alanis Morissette is one of the most influential singer-songwriter-musicians in contemporary music. Her deeply expressive performances...

What a week it has been in Slim Land…

By Slim Man I was in Nashville doing interviews for the Hobnobbin’ with Slim Man podcast. The podcast launches July 3rd, and the pitch is...

BACKSTAGE JAZZ- Art Laboe Summer Love Jam! Papparazzi!

Radio R&B legend Art Laboe hosted a great party at the Aqua Caliente showroom Saturday with the Summer Love Jam. Producer Dale Berger invited...

ANI DIFRANCO “Binary” (Righteous Babe Records)

BY ELENI P. AUSTIN “I was done at 16 showin’ up for class, I was out there in the ring learnin’ how to kick some...

Anthony Childs: The Art of Challenge

By Angela Romeo At 23 years of age not too many know what their life path should be. But for Palm Springs High School graduate...

BREEZY SEEKS FOREVER HOME

BY JANET McAFEE This column recently told the story about Breezy and Glory, two large dogs available for adoption with Loving All Animals. Glory, a...

Negotiate for the Win!

by Sunny Simon As the incoming text signal sounded, I snatched up the phone and smiled broadly. The message from my client read, “I did...

THE VINO VOICE – La Dolce Vita di Far Niente

BY RICK RIOZZA The Good Life of Wine and Relaxation—well, that would be a really loose translation. But the idea is there. And what else...

Stop Studying Start Reclassifying

This article discusses the studies and laws that validate medical cannabis as an effective drug. It’s time to confront the lies by the government...

Tony’s Burgers: Creativity Between a Bun

By Denise Ortuno-Neil With an amazing selection of burgers to choose from, Tony’s Burgers in Cathedral City will no doubt fulfill your burger fantasies with...

FAST BUT NOT FURIOUS

BY ROBIN E. SIMMONS NOW PLAYING: CARS3 Is anyone really surprised that Pixar’s latest offering is heartfelt, bittersweet, perhaps even poignant. After all, that’s the animation company’s...

On Dangerous Ground

By Heidi Simmons --------------------- Quicksand by Malin Persson Giolito Fiction --------------------- Public shootings are a horror that have become far too common. School shootings are an unthinkable nightmare. In this...

The Heat is on and looks like it will be with...

BY FIRE CHIEF SAM DIGIOVANNA If you work or play outside, you should know about heat stress safety tips. Heat stress is caused by over...

The Mighty Amazon

By Haddon Libby Twenty-five years ago, Wal-Mart entered the grocery business. Today, Wal-Mart is the largest seller of groceries in the United States commanding a...

SHOPLIFTING TO INCREASE DURING SUMMER?

By Dale Gribow During the summer CV merchants are at risk with under-staffed stores that allow crooks to "do their thing." With the "down desert...

Money Vs McGregor Set For Aug 26th In Las Vegas

By Flint Wheeler Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather betting odds have shift as McGregor attracts lots of early action. As improbable as it might be...

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

Week of June 22 © Copyright 2017 Rob Brezsny ARIES (March 21-April 19): There are places in the oceans where the sea floor cracks open and...

GOAL DIGGER

By Bronwyn Ison “To build a life, it is even more important to have a plan or goal.” – Zig Ziglar. Can you recall the...

Breast Reduction Surgery Helps More Than Appearance

By Dr. Maria Lombardo Most women want to have a curvy figure but there are many women whose overly curvy figure causes problems. A disproportionately...

Palm Springs International ShortFest 2017

By Heidi Simmons The summer is hot, but the movies are cool!  The Palm Springs International Short Film Festival & Film Market begins Tuesday, June 20 showcasing hundreds...

Greater Coachella Valley Chamber Of Commerce To Honor Supervisor John J....

Sheryl Benoit to Accept Award from Supervisor Marion Ashley The Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce will honor the late Supervisor John J. Benoit with...

INDIO HIP HOP ARTIST TIPTOE STALLONE PAYS IT FORWARD

By Rich Henrich In the Coachella Valley talent flourishes like spring flowers. Musically speaking, we created the signature sounds of Desert Rock, Coachella Valley Music...

MELVINS

Set to play Glen Helen Amphitheater alongside Tool, Primus, Crystal Method, Clutch & Fantomas on June 24th By Jason Hall The Melvins were formed by Buzz...

Camp Westfield Invites Guests to Experience The Great Indoors with The...

This summer, Westfield Palm Desert is inviting guests to experience the great indoors with Camp Westfield, the center’s new event series. Beginning with the grand...

“Does this make me sound bitter?”

Dear Jenny, I have read many of your articles. You seem to give pretty good advice and you are entertaining. But let me ask you...

ADOBE COLLECTIVE “Take Heart, Take Care” (Love Sands Records)

BY ELENI P. AUSTIN By day, Tim Chinnock works as a mild-mannered doctor, specifically, an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Loma Linda University, but at...

Dean Apple and the Art of Illusion

By Angela Valente Romeo Magic is an art form that every child tries at least once in its lives. We attempt to dazzle our friends...

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

Week of June 15 © Copyright 2017 Rob Brezsny ARIES (March 21-April 19): You have to admit that salt looks like sugar and sugar resembles salt....

Willie Boys Grand Opening Celebration: Friday, June 16 – Sunday, June...

By Lisa Morgan Having spent a life time building the dreams of prominent others around the world, Ron Wilcox, with his partner, 25 year executive...

SALTON SEA COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS ANNOUNCED FOR 10-YEAR PLAN IMPLEMENTATION

California Natural Resources Agency will unveil work plan and schedule of planned projects set to break ground in 2017 By Josh Zipperman A series of community...

Next Citizenship Workshop to be held July 8 In Cathedral City

By Avery Wood A citizenship workshop was held in Desert Hot Springs on Saturday, June 10 to assist local permanent residents through the process of...

BIASED SALESPEOPLE

By Haddon Libby Is your financial advisor truly a “trusted” advisor looking out for your best interests or a biased salesperson? That was the question posed...

Theatre Camp Prepares Kids for Professional Stage Experience

More than a dozen theatre professionals are coming together to mentor about 100 kids in performing and stagecraft. Palm Canyon Theatre kicked off its...

Jazz: Rescued from Katrina!

BY JANET McAFEE It was August, 2005, when the juggernaut of Hurricane Katrina taught our country hard lessons about disaster relief for people and their...

THE VINO VOICE

Dads Dig Big Bomber Reds BY RICK RIOZZA Red blends are on fire! And in the current game of wine, we’re seeing a team of players...

NOT MY MUMMY!

By Robin E. Simmons  NOW PLAYING:  THE MUMMY The only thing missing from this disappointing reboot of Universal’s iconic 1932 horror hit starring the “uncanny” Boris Karloff...

Books For Dad

By Heidi Simmons Dear old dad can always use more attention and probably some extra time off. Fathers are often the guys working hard in...

DADS, FOR YOUR FAMILY’S SAKE, PLAN AHEAD

By Dale Gribow Father’s Day is around the corner. Unfortunately MANY FATHERS DON’T PLAN TO FAIL, THEY FAIL TO PLAN. The best gift you can...

THE LEGENDARY TOM JONES IS BRINGING HIS LATEST WORLD TOUR TO...

Tom Jones’ 50-year career has undoubtedly gone from strength to strength. Well-known for hits including “It’s Not Unusual,” “Kiss,” “Delilah,” “What’s New Pussycat” and...

Paparazzi – Palm Springs Roadhouse

BY PATTE PURCELL We had a blast attending the Palm Springs Roadhouse 10th Anniversary Party. Greg and Eleanor Lariviere proud owners of The World Famous...

Bianca Rae: A Wonder Woman Lurks in Our Valley

By Rich Henrich She tangos, she cha-cha’s, she serves as a member of the Junior League of Palm Springs, and is active with Companions Visitation...

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Super Lungs, Terry Reid, and Friends, Live at Pappy and Harriet’s

Saturday, July 22nd 9 pm, $15 By Lisa Morgan If I were to write a colorful tale of a boisterous yet tender hearted gypsy who traveled...

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