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GLAM CAMPING AT RILEY’S FARM

GLAM CAMPING AT RILEY’S FARM

By | May 19, 2016 at 9:08 pm | No comments

Riley's Farm now offers glamorous summer camping in Colonial Chesterfield. The past is only a moment away at Riley's Farm!  Couples, families, and youth groups can now enjoy a summer overnight stay and immersive experience in America's revolutionary past with glam camping...

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A “Zest” For Life

A “Zest” For Life

By | December 3, 2015 at 2:53 am | No comments

By Heidi Simmons Our word Liberty comes from the French.  For Americans, the significance of its meaning is paramount.  Freedom from oppressive restrictions imposed by authority on our way of life, behavior or political views is no small matter. The French not only share...

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Letters to the Editor

By | May 16, 2012 at 10:07 pm | 2,023 comments

All of us at CV Weekly would like to thank our readers for all of your support. Going in to our 8th issue this week, we are very excited about the great response we have had so far for the previous issues. At this point, as Editor and Publisher, I would like to open up a...

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SIR Keeps Desert Parties Going

By | April 19, 2012 at 9:48 pm | 860 comments

By Marissa Willman             As one of four co-owners of SIR Equipment Rentals’ Palm Desert branch, Randy Hewitson spends many nights setting up audio and lighting equipment at star-studded private parties and sold-out concerts in the...

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Off the Grid

Off the Grid

By | April 11, 2012 at 12:31 am | 777 comments

Off the Grid – Business Profile By: Marissa Willman April 8, 2012 Word Count: 499     Surrounded by aisles stocked with food rations, boxes of ammunition and weapons ranging from hatchets to crossbows, it’s easy to see the team at Off the Grid...

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ArtsOasis Profile

ArtsOasis Profile

By | April 10, 2012 at 11:55 pm | 1,003 comments

ArtsOasis Profile By Marissa Willman April 9, 2012 Word Count: 565 There’s no denying the Coachella Valley is home to a thriving arts community. From Coachella and Stagecoach to Modernism Week and the Palm Springs Film Festival, local creative events beckon droves of...

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KCOD Radio

KCOD Radio

By | April 10, 2012 at 11:24 pm | 722 comments

In Spring 2011, College of the Desert oceanography professor Bob Pellenbarg donates radio broadcast equipment, spurring the Student Journalist Society, a club at College of the Desert founded by staff members of The Chaparral to take the first steps of building KCOD. On March...

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