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Cobra Bell Helicopter Rides for Sale At Palm Springs Air Museum

Cobra Bell Helicopter Rides for Sale At Palm Springs Air Museum

By | April 19, 2017 at 10:15 am | No comments

The Army Aviation Heritage Foundation’s Cobra AH-1F Bell Helicopter will be at the Palm Springs Air Museum on Saturday, April 22, 2017, selling rides.  This is the first US Military Atta ck Helicopter.  Rides will take place between 10 am and 4 pm.  The fees are...

Posted in: Columns, Local Business, Week 04/20 - 04/26 2017

Dine In and Rock Out at Big Rock Pub, the Newest Dining in the East Valley,

Dine In and Rock Out at Big Rock Pub, the Newest Dining in the East Valley,

By | February 15, 2017 at 11:38 pm | No comments

Plus So Much More! By Chris Clemens All of the ingredients have come together for a unique dining experience at Big Rock Pub, the newest dining venue in the East Valley. Located at Indian Springs Golf Club and open to the public, the restaurant presents a Rock & Roll...

Posted in: Columns, Cover Stories, Feature Stories, Local Business, Week 02/16 - 02/22 2017

Big Rock Pub Rocking Their Way into 2017

Big Rock Pub Rocking Their Way into 2017

By | December 14, 2016 at 12:10 pm | No comments

By Lisa Morgan The highly anticipated Big Rock Pub (BRP), located at Indian Springs Golf Club, is creating quite a buzz with their new concept in dining and entertainment and their incredible interior design. With rock and roll fundraisers for Desert Cancer Foundation, live...

Posted in: Columns, Feature Stories, Local Business, Week 12/15 - 12/21 2016

Big Rock Pub Opens Offering Unique Setting for Dining and Entertainment

Big Rock Pub Opens Offering Unique Setting for Dining and Entertainment

By | November 22, 2016 at 6:40 am | No comments

 By Joni Wright The highly anticipated Big Rock Pub is now open to the public. With a Rock & Roll theme and sports bar entertainment, a new concept in dining and entertainment is now available in the Greater Palm Springs area. Big Rock Pub’s walls are unique...

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Katie Stice, IOM, ACE, Appointed to West Board of Regents of Institute for Organization Management

Katie Stice, IOM, ACE, Appointed to West Board of Regents of Institute for Organization Management

By | November 9, 2016 at 8:59 am | No comments

A Four-Year Leadership Training Program Produced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Washington D.C. — Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, has appointed Katie Stice IOM, ACE, president...

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JNS Media is now JNS Next, Creative & Media Hub

JNS Media is now JNS Next, Creative & Media Hub

By | October 13, 2016 at 7:41 pm | No comments

A Stealth Media Buying Company is Now a Full Service Creative Powerhouse Old Town La Quinta-based JNS Media Specialists has undergone a full rebranding effort intended to better align with the full range of services their agency now provides. JNS Next, Creative and Media Hub...

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Canndescent: Setting the Bar for Cannabis Cultivation in Desert Hot Springs

Canndescent: Setting the Bar for Cannabis Cultivation in Desert Hot Springs

By | October 6, 2016 at 11:13 am | No comments

By Heidi Simmons "It's a dream come true," said Randall Patten, Master Cultivator and Founding Partner in Canndescent, the first permitted and licensed cannabis cultivator to begin growing marijuana in Desert Hot Springs.  "This is a state-of-the-art facility.  It's...

Posted in: Cannabis Corner, Columns, Feature Stories, Local Business

Coachella Valley Brewing Company Public Notice

Coachella Valley Brewing Company Public Notice

By | October 6, 2016 at 11:11 am | No comments

Coachella Valley Brewing's CEO David Humphrey plans to step down to further pursue his expanding law practice and have more time devoted to his family.  David co-founded the Coachella Valley Brewing Company with Brewmaster Chris Anderson in 2013 and has been the acting CEO...

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When Will it Snow at the Top of the Palm Springs Arial Tramway?

When Will it Snow at the Top of the Palm Springs Arial Tramway?

By | October 6, 2016 at 11:09 am | No comments

By Craig Micahels With temperatures still lingering in the 90’s, it may still feel like summer, but October 1st marks the start of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway’s Snow Guessing Contest. This annual event continues until the first measurable inch of snow falls at the...

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The Art Place Looking For the Right Fit

The Art Place Looking For the Right Fit

By | August 3, 2016 at 9:29 pm | No comments

By Craig Michaels Tucked away in an enclave off of Hovley Lane, you’ll find the best kept secret in original fine art, interior design, and home decor. The Art Place in the Palm Desert Design District has been a destination for designers and homeowners for over 20 years and...

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Grand Central Palm Springs Job Fair

Grand Central Palm Springs Job Fair

By | July 28, 2016 at 3:51 am | No comments

Grand Central Palm Springs will hold a job fair to fill the first 50 restaurant positions in preparation for September opening Where: 160 La Plaza, downtown Palm Springs, CA 92262 When: 2-5 p.m. Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Grand Central Palm Springs, in downtown’s Historic...

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Enjoy Your Own 24 Hour Private Resort Getaway

Enjoy Your Own 24 Hour Private Resort Getaway

By | July 14, 2016 at 7:12 pm | No comments

By Craig Michaels Nestled in the foothills of Joshua Tree National Park is a city known world-wide for its natural, healing, hot mineral water springs. The city of Desert Hot Springs is built over one of the world’s finest natural hot mineral aquifers which attack spa...

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FG Creative Announces New Clients

FG Creative Announces New Clients

By | June 24, 2016 at 12:32 am | No comments

FG Creative (FGC), Inc., a leading full-service branding, marketing, advertising, social media, website development, and public relations firm, officially announced today the addition of several new clients. Joining the award-winning agency’s roster since late 2015 and of...

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Miracle Ranch Equine Therapy

Miracle Ranch Equine Therapy

By | June 12, 2016 at 2:00 am | No comments

Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Available for CV Residents and Surrounding Areas Healing with horses program offers a well-respected healing method with proven therapeutic benefits By Michelle McLaughlin One of the most powerful therapeutic experiences another human being can...

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A Fond Farewell: The Closing of Cinemas Palme d’Or

A Fond Farewell: The Closing of Cinemas Palme d’Or

By | June 3, 2016 at 2:01 am | No comments

By Heidi Simmons Waiting in line at the Cinémas Palme d’Or box office these days, the talk is not about movies, but about the closing of the beloved theater.  Every year this paper has held a “Best in the Coachella Valley” event, Cinémas Palme d’Or was consistently...

Posted in: Columns, Feature Stories, Film, Local Business

Dead or Alive in Palm Springs

Dead or Alive in Palm Springs

By | April 7, 2016 at 3:03 am | No comments

  Dead or Alive in Palm Springs is that groovy place you’ve been looking for to cool down after a long day in the office or during a visit. Its try-it-or-miss-it menu is ever evolving for wine and beer with a new menu for April. Only open since the beginning of...

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East Valley City Chambers Of Commerce Look to the Future

East Valley City Chambers Of Commerce Look to the Future

By | February 11, 2016 at 6:34 am | No comments

By Denise Ortuno-Neil There is no doubt the Coachella Valley is growing exponentially, especially in the east part of the valley. You can see it every day just by taking a drive down Hwy 111. To help support this growth, the cities of La Quinta, Indio and Coachella are...

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ESCAPE IN PALM SPRINGS

ESCAPE IN PALM SPRINGS

By | February 4, 2016 at 3:02 am | No comments

For decades and decades, the phrase has always been, “Escape To Palm Springs!” Now, Mark and Dominique Fruchtman are making it possible to escape in Palm Springs. For those not familiar with the concept of escape rooms, they have been gaining popularity nationally and...

Posted in: Columns, Feature Stories, Local Business

PSA Organica – Dispensary Poised to Make a Difference

PSA Organica – Dispensary Poised to Make a Difference

By | February 4, 2016 at 3:01 am | No comments

By Heidi Simmons Julie Montante has been a Coachella Valley resident for over 30 years.  When her mother was diagnosed with cancer, Montante wanted to find alternative ways to help her fight the disease.  That experience led her to 15 years of marijuana research and...

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Meet the Valley’s New Top Dog — Alpha Media

Meet the Valley’s New Top Dog — Alpha Media

By | November 19, 2015 at 1:22 am | No comments

By Heidi Simmons The Coachella Valley Weekly asked Dax Davis, the Director of Sales, Programming and Continuity at Alpha Media a few question about being a new player in the CV. CVW: Alpha Media has radio stations in 18 states and 28 cities across the country.   With the...

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Cutting Edge Style at D.O.S.

Cutting Edge Style at D.O.S.

By | November 5, 2015 at 1:31 am | No comments

By Denise Ortuno Neil You could never mistake the hip salon D.O.S. on stylish El Paseo in Palm Desert, for an old school barber shop. You won’t find little old men wondering about passing out crew cuts like candy. Instead, you will be confronted with a modern salon, a place...

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Welcoming Music Therapy

Welcoming Music Therapy

By | August 5, 2015 at 9:32 pm | No comments

By Richard Noble I met music therapist Amanda Neira this weekend. She is the first music therapist in the valley and a breath of fresh air. She was born and raised in Iowa. She went to Western Illinois University where she majored in Music Therapy. Music Therapy is the...

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7 Sixty Automotive Group

7 Sixty Automotive Group

By | July 30, 2015 at 2:36 am | No comments

Andreas Somogyi's passion for cars began at a very young age. His very first sketch was the outline of a car, and so began a lifetime of love and admiration for a car's bold design, curvaceous lines, and streamlined looks.  He has worked in the automotive industry since he was...

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Miramonte Resort & Spa Offers Residents Incredible Staycation Deal

Miramonte Resort & Spa Offers Residents Incredible Staycation Deal

By | June 4, 2015 at 3:00 am | No comments

King Estate Rooms for $109 Include $25 Resort Credit By Chris Clemens Miramonte Resort & Spa introduces the “Stay Free” package for summer, which awards a third night free and resort credit. The package affords Coachella Valley residents desiring a getaway close to...

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Miramonte Resort & Spa Offers Residents Incredible Staycation Deal

Miramonte Resort & Spa Offers Residents Incredible Staycation Deal

By | May 21, 2015 at 2:30 am | No comments

King Estate Rooms for $109 Include $25 Resort Credit By Chris Clemens Miramonte Resort & Spa introduces the “Stay Free” package for summer, which awards a third night free and resort credit. The package affords Coachella Valley residents desiring a getaway close to...

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Westin Desert Rangers Program

Westin Desert Rangers Program

By | March 5, 2015 at 1:25 am | No comments

Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa Caters to Younger Audience with Wildlife Exploration and Visit to The Living Desert Zoo By Chris Clemens Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa's Westin Desert Rangers Program was created for children to have a unique...

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The POP Shop Thrift Store – Supporting SafeHouse of the Desert

The POP Shop Thrift Store – Supporting SafeHouse of the Desert

By | February 11, 2015 at 9:40 pm | No comments

By Lisa Morgan SafeHouse of the Desert has been in business going on 20 years now, with shelters in Riverside and Thousand Palms. This incredible program fills a hole in our government programs that seem to let our pre-adult/late teens from troubled homes or who may be a...

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DHS Spa Tour 2015

DHS Spa Tour 2015

By | February 5, 2015 at 3:20 am | No comments

By Heidi Simmons This night, the sky is thick with grey clouds. The local forecast does not include rain. But this is Desert Hot Springs, above the valley floor and against unspoiled mountains the weather is less predictable. There is barely a breeze and the low clouds keep...

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Love is in the Air at The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa

Love is in the Air at The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa

By | February 5, 2015 at 3:12 am | No comments

The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa celebrates the entire month of February with "Le Month d'amour," paying homage to love with a variety of sweet activities and special events available throughout the resort. From romantic dining and luxurious spa treatments to the...

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Desert Distilling

Desert Distilling

By | January 15, 2015 at 11:05 am | No comments

The Valley's First And Only Distillery By Kira Golden Desert Distilling, located in Palm Desert, is an up and coming micro-distillery, producing small batch, hand-crafted spirits and liqueurs. Their logo, the hummingbird, symbolizes enjoyment of life and lightness of...

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Fulvio’s Foods

Fulvio’s Foods

By | December 3, 2014 at 9:35 pm | No comments

By Kira Golden Patrick Evans has been the Chief Meteorologist for CBS Local News here in the desert for the last twelve years. But last year, he decided to turn his family hobby--making sausage--into a business. "I grew up in an Italian household, and this was something my...

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My Little Bridal Boutique

My Little Bridal Boutique

By | November 27, 2014 at 11:20 am | No comments

By Angela Janus Last week, My Little Flower Shop owners Gregory Goodman and Alan Kelly expanded their business with the addition of My Little Bridal Boutique.  Located at 865 N. Palm Canyon in Palm Springs, My Little Bridal Boutique will offer bridal gowns from...

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SIMON KITCHEN + BAR AT HARD ROCK HOTEL PALM SPRINGS HIRES EXECUTIVE CHEF JEREMY SACCARDI

SIMON KITCHEN + BAR AT HARD ROCK HOTEL PALM SPRINGS HIRES EXECUTIVE CHEF JEREMY SACCARDI

By | September 11, 2014 at 3:05 am | No comments

Restaurant Opening set for September 24th Simon Kitchen + Bar, the latest venture from celebrity chef Kerry Simon, set to open September 24th at Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs, proudly announces Jeremy Saccardi as executive chef. Dubbed the Rock ‘n’ Roll Chef by Rolling...

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Walking Through The Vapor Door

Walking Through The Vapor Door

By | August 28, 2014 at 1:30 am | No comments

By Denise Ortuno Neil With cigarette smoking becoming less and less socially acceptable, vaping is gaining popularity at a rapid pace. The cloud of smoke from traditional tobacco driven smoking has given way to the cleaner steam of electronic vapor devices. The vape craze has...

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An Enchanting Desert Hideaway: The Villa Royale

An Enchanting Desert Hideaway: The Villa Royale

By | August 28, 2014 at 1:24 am | No comments

By Kaitey Marie Have you ever found yourself scrolling through last minute hotel deals for a “stay-cation” or a quick weekend getaway in the desert? With all of the new hipster hotels and resorts to choose from—I’ll save you some time and tedious yelping. As a native...

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