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Always and “Forever Marilyn”

Always and “Forever Marilyn”

By | September 4, 2013 at 4:50 pm | No comments

By Denise Ortuno Neil If you haven’t checked out the gorgeous Amazon like blonde with her white dress in the air on the corner of Tahquitz and Palm Canyon in Palm Springs, you might want to get your gears going and head on down to down town Palm Springs. No, it’s not...

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News In the Valley

By | August 28, 2013 at 6:01 pm | No comments

Palm Springs Open Air Market The Grand Re-Opening of the Palm Springs Open Air Market will be held Saturday November 2nd. The market, located @ The Spa Resort Casino in Downtown Palm Springs, continues every Saturday from 9:00AM to 2:30 PM through April 2014. Applications for...

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GARDEN PARTY TO BENEFIT HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN

GARDEN PARTY TO BENEFIT HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN

By | August 21, 2013 at 6:29 pm | No comments

Owners of Historic Johnny Mercer Estate to Host Event The 14th Annual Human Rights Campaign Palm Springs Garden Party will take place on Saturday, November 2, 2013 from 2-5 pm at the historic Johnny Mercer Estate, home of hosts and HRC Major Donors Jim Burba and Bob Hayes. The...

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TROUPE PRODUCTIONS PARTNERS WITH HARD ROCK HOTEL PALM SPRINGS

TROUPE PRODUCTIONS PARTNERS WITH HARD ROCK HOTEL PALM SPRINGS

By | August 14, 2013 at 4:57 pm | No comments

DYNAMIC LIVE SHOWS & SPECIAL EVENTS Troupe Productions is pleased to announce they have signed a deal with the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs to produce provocative live entertainment shows and trend setting special events to be showcased at the resort. “We’re excited...

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Contact in the Desert

Contact in the Desert

By | August 7, 2013 at 6:27 pm | No comments

UFO Conference to be held at Joshua Tree Retreat Center August 9–11, 2013 by Patte Purcell { The United Kingdom, Mexico and other countries have finally opened their UFO files in recognition of the right to know. } Joshua Tree UFO Conference hosts a weekend with leading...

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Well in the Desert

Well in the Desert

By | July 31, 2013 at 2:18 pm | No comments

"The safety net for the western end of the Coachella Valley" -Roy Wilson – Beloved Past President By Lisa Morgan The presence of Well in the Desert in Palm Springs over the last 16 years, has been vital to both those in need and the community at large. A hugely positive...

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New Mural In Indio

New Mural In Indio

By | July 24, 2013 at 5:34 pm | No comments

JOIN CITY LEADERS AND THE PUBLIC ARTS AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION IN THE UNVEILING OF THE QUICK N EASY MURAL, THE NINTH EDITION TO INDIO’S COLLECTION OF PUBLIC ART MURALS The City of Indio will hold an unveiling ceremony to celebrate and commemorate the Quick N Easy...

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STROKE RECOVERY CENTER HOSTS 34th ANNUAL WINTER WONDERLAND BALL

STROKE RECOVERY CENTER HOSTS 34th ANNUAL WINTER WONDERLAND BALL

By | July 24, 2013 at 5:25 pm | No comments

“Best Party in the Valley” to Recognize Pivotal Contributions of Valley Philanthropists Stroke Recovery Center will host its 34th annual Winter Wonderland Ball on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at The Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa, 71333 Dinah Shore Drive in Rancho...

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Martha’s Village

Martha’s Village

By | July 24, 2013 at 2:25 pm | No comments

A Place to find Shelter, Growth and Hope for our Desert’s Most Vulnerable By Lisa Morgan I started researching this story after talking with Matthew Naylor, Founder and Executive Director of Music Programs for Marquee Performing Arts. He explained that he was working on...

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Joey Covington Tribute Concert Streaming Live WorldWide!

Joey Covington Tribute Concert Streaming Live WorldWide!

By | July 17, 2013 at 8:59 pm | No comments

Michaelz Media, QV Live Streaming and Ross Management and Productions have joined forces to bring the Joey Covington Tribute Concert to a Worldwide venue. The recent announcement of the Joey Covington Tribute Concert put the three media companies into planning overtime. The...

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S.E.L.M.A. Grows @ the Learning Tree Center, Palm Desert 2013-2014

S.E.L.M.A. Grows @ the Learning Tree Center, Palm Desert 2013-2014

By | July 17, 2013 at 8:58 pm | No comments

Support and Education for Local Music and Arts (S.E.L.M.A.) presents the Learning Tree Center (L.T.C.) Elementary School (k-5) of Palm Desert. The administrators, Mr. Robert Craven, Drucilla Craven and Angela Morway, have been serving the Coachella Valley community with a...

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SPLASH HOUSE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL INTERNATIONAL DJ LINE-UP TO PLAY PALM SPRINGS POOL & MUSIC WEEKEND AUGUST 10th -11th

SPLASH HOUSE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL INTERNATIONAL DJ LINE-UP TO PLAY PALM SPRINGS POOL & MUSIC WEEKEND AUGUST 10th -11th

By | July 17, 2013 at 8:19 pm | No comments

NEW Acts Include: Anna Lunoe, Bixel Boys, Bones, Classixx, Justin Jay, Kedd Cook, Kidnap Kid, Para One, Perseus, Posso, Todd Terry, Tropicool, Steffi Graf, Viceroy and more to be announced SPLASH HOUSE, the new Palm Springs pool and music weekend and summer retreat served...

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Get Your Pet Spayed or Neutered for Free

Get Your Pet Spayed or Neutered for Free

By | July 10, 2013 at 5:51 pm | No comments

WHAT ~ Free Spay and Neuter Clinic for Cats and Dogs Sponsored by Fantasy Springs Resort Casino WHEN ~ Wednesday, July 31, 2013 8:30am – 5pm *Must Arrive at 9am to Register WHERE ~ Fantasy Springs Resort Casino (in front of Special Events Center box office) 84-245...

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Goodbye Zoso, Hello Hard Rock

Goodbye Zoso, Hello Hard Rock

By | July 10, 2013 at 5:48 pm | No comments

By Heidi Simmons The Palm Springs Hotel Zoso closed last weekend to begin its transformation into a Hard Rock Hotel that will open this Fall. Originally the Marquis, the hotel was built in 1985. Redesigned in 2007 to reflect the chic contemporary and modern culture of Palm...

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EUREKA! TO HOLD OPEN INTERVIEWS FOR INDIAN WELLS RESTAURANT

EUREKA! TO HOLD OPEN INTERVIEWS FOR INDIAN WELLS RESTAURANT

By | July 10, 2013 at 5:46 pm | No comments

Six-day hiring fair designed to find 75 new year-round employees at the new Eureka! restaurant including hosts, servers, bartenders and a full culinary and kitchen team. The Eureka!Restaurant Group, a California family of restaurants featuring all American handcrafted food...

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C.A.S.A.

C.A.S.A.

By | July 10, 2013 at 4:12 pm | No comments

Court Appointed Special Advocates: A Voice For Our Voiceless Child Victims By Lisa Morgan Do you want to hear some appalling numbers and facts? Probably not, but I’m going to give them to you anyway: There are 4000 children in the foster care system in Riverside County...

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Marquee Academy of Performing Arts

Marquee Academy of Performing Arts

By | July 10, 2013 at 4:05 pm | No comments

“A musical society where the joy of making music is an integral part of the soundtrack of life; a world in which future generations exercise their choice to passionately defend and promote the beauty and brilliance of the arts.” By Lisa Morgan “In every successful...

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4th of July in Palm Springs

4th of July in Palm Springs

By | July 3, 2013 at 2:38 pm | No comments

City of Palm Springs to Celebrate Independence Day with “All American Fourth of July” Fireworks Spectacular and POWER Baseball! Swimming, VillageFest, baseball and fireworks!It’s not too early to start planning your July 4 holiday -- and as Palm Springs continues its...

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FOREVER MARILYN LOOK-A-LIKE CONTEST FOR ADULTS, KIDS, BABIES, PETS AND MORE!

FOREVER MARILYN LOOK-A-LIKE CONTEST FOR ADULTS, KIDS, BABIES, PETS AND MORE!

By | July 3, 2013 at 2:35 pm | No comments

Join the fun on August 1 Dress up and enter or come out to see who will fill her shoes     As Palm Springs prepares to say good-bye to its beloved Forever Marilyn sculpture in September, P.S. Resorts is giving everyone the chance to “fill her shoes” with their...

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The New ‘Normal’

The New ‘Normal’

By | July 3, 2013 at 1:22 pm | No comments

With SCOTUS Rulings on DOMA and Prop 8, California’s Same-Sex Couples Are Just Like Everyone Else By Judith Salkin Let’s call June 26, 2013, “ME-Day,” when the Supreme Court of the United States took the country one step closer to true equality. In refusing to...

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IVTHC Zoning Fight

IVTHC Zoning Fight

By | July 3, 2013 at 1:19 pm | No comments

Thousand Palms Medical Marijuana Dispensary Now Caught Up In County Zoning Fight By Judith Salkin Walk past the bank and the auto shop and you might not notice that the store in-between the two is a medical marijuana dispensary, except for the lettering on the door. The...

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A Cause Close to Home

A Cause Close to Home

By | April 17, 2012 at 9:45 pm | 1,579 comments

The Lumpy’s Scramble for Autism raises funds for families in need By D. Arment April is Autism Awareness month, and among the walks for autism and other fundraisers in the valley is one of the most anticipated and successful events of the year: The Lumpy’s Scramble for...

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Coachella Fest

Coachella Fest

By | April 10, 2012 at 11:38 pm | 657 comments

With so many great artists scheduled to play at Coachella this year, here are a few strongly-recommended acts that should be on the top of any music lover's list. I have selected a few acts scheduled to perform on each day. FRIDAY The Black Keys - With one foot in the...

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Coachella, Brought to You by the Letter ‘B’

Coachella, Brought to You by the Letter ‘B’

By | April 10, 2012 at 11:34 pm | 440 comments

We look to the second letter of the alphabet for some can’t-miss acts  It’s nearly 4 a.m. in the Milwaukee casino Potawatomi, and the roulette wheel isn’t cooperating. Justin Vernon, the lead singer of Bon Iver, is in his second stack of chips totaling $200, and...

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Coachella Preview

Coachella Preview

By | April 10, 2012 at 11:30 pm | No comments

By Jesse Every year 50-60,000 music goer’s lineup at Coachella for the opportunity to see the biggest names in music play all in one venue. All while hundreds of thousands more revel in jealousy sitting at home. From the main stage to the side shows, Coachella offers both...

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