Week 01/26 – 02/01 2017

SOUTHWEST ARTS FESTIVAL INDIO EXPANDS TO FOUR DAYS FOR 2017

SOUTHWEST ARTS FESTIVAL INDIO EXPANDS TO FOUR DAYS FOR 2017

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:51 pm | No comments

“Mole’s Eye View” by Photographer Nancy Roux selected for annual poster image The Southwest Arts Festival, Indio 2017 has announced that it has expanded its annual art Festival to now run for four days, Thursday, January 26 through Sunday, January 29, 2017, which will...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Cover Stories, Feature Stories, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Mondo Generator Performs at The Date Shed

Mondo Generator Performs at The Date Shed

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:44 pm | No comments

February 4 – Doors Open @ 8pm * 18 & over Presale $10.00 - with Throw the Goat, Doors to Nowhere and Instigator Mondo Generator: An interview with Nick Oliveri, Mike Pygmie and Jeff Bowman Mondo Generator was born out of the world famous Desert band Kyuss.  Nick...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Local Music Spotlight, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Palm Springs Women’s March

Palm Springs Women’s March

By | January 25, 2017 at 9:20 pm | No comments

By Heidi Simmons After a dark, rainy inauguration in Washington D.C. and in Palm Springs, Saturday brought beautiful sunshine to the desert along with a peaceful gathering of women, men, children and pets.  “This isn’t a protest, this is to show support for...

Posted in: Columns, Community, Feature Stories, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Big Rock Pub and Indian Springs Golf Club to Host Rock the Ride

Big Rock Pub and Indian Springs Golf Club to Host Rock the Ride

By | January 25, 2017 at 9:05 pm | No comments

A Fundraiser for Desert Cancer Foundation The newest eatery in the Valley, Big Rock Pub, is opening their doors to host Rock the Ride, a kick-off party and fundraiser on Jan. 29 from 1 to 5 p.m.  This event is the official kick-off party for the Palm Springs Cruisin’...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Heritage Festival 2017

Heritage Festival 2017

By | January 25, 2017 at 9:02 pm | No comments

March 18 from 10:00am-4:00pm Take a step back in time! Come and experience the Heritage Festival, Saturday, March 18 on the grounds of the Coachella Valley History Museum in Old Town Indio. The Festival provides a unique opportunity to learn about the significant cultures that...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

AUSTIN HANKS “Alabastard”

AUSTIN HANKS “Alabastard”

By | January 25, 2017 at 9:00 pm | No comments

By Eleni P. Austin You might not have heard of Austin Hanks. But, if you own a television, chances are you’ve heard his music. For years, his songs scored seminal scenes in the Shakespearean biker drama, “Sons Of Anarchy.” Austin was conceived in Dallas, Texas, but...

Posted in: Columns, Consider This, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Hollywood Legend SOPHIA LOREN To Grace The Stage

Hollywood Legend SOPHIA LOREN To Grace The Stage

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:55 pm | No comments

At THE SHOW - February 12, 2017 The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa welcomes to the stage Sophia Loren, whom the American Film Institute calls one of the great legends of the golden age of Hollywood. In her only appearance in the Coachella Valley during the national...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Kelly McDaniel to perform at “Jazz at the Mansion”

Kelly McDaniel to perform at “Jazz at the Mansion”

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:50 pm | No comments

By Patte Purcell We went to see Keisha D perform at Wang’s when she sat in with Kevin Miller for Laurie Abramson's birthday party. To my delight I discovered a songstress that sings show tunes including some of my favorites by Barbra Streisand. Her name is Kelly McDaniel. I...

Posted in: Backstage Jazz, Columns, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

The Acclaimed Patricia Welch Takes the Stage

The Acclaimed Patricia Welch Takes the Stage

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:45 pm | No comments

At Frank’s Place at Indian Wells Resort Hotel By Michelle McLaughlin  Patricia Welch is performing through May at “Frank’s Place” located inside the Indian Wells Resort Hotel. As a unique dinner show venue, guests can enjoy cocktails, appetizers or full dinner...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

CV Open Mic Competition: New Round Starting Soon

CV Open Mic Competition: New Round Starting Soon

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:40 pm | No comments

By Morgan James Have you made it to the CV Open Mic Competition yet? If you love The Voice, American Idol, Live Music of all kinds... you will love this show! Each week contestants perform their best song for the crowd and interchanging weekly judges. The top three are...

Posted in: Columns, Local Music Spotlight, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Beauty in The Age of Gorgeous –Photographer Rob Lebow

Beauty in The Age of Gorgeous –Photographer Rob Lebow

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:38 pm | No comments

By Angela Romeo There is a saying that warns us to beware of artist because they mix with all classes of society and are therefore the most dangerous. Artists reflect what they observe – sometimes it is a beauty and sometimes it is not. Often art contains an element of...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

One Man, One Mission: Rescuing Dogs

One Man, One Mission: Rescuing Dogs

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:35 pm | No comments

By Janet McAfee "Who Rescues Who?"  The bumper sticker with the paw print graces the back of many automobiles.  There is an army of folks, some independent, others working for large animal welfare organizations, at the front lines in the battle to save homeless...

Posted in: Columns, Pet Place, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Warming Up to Red Wine

Warming Up to Red Wine

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:30 pm | No comments

By Rick Riozza Just as we cover some of the new exciting white wines for springtime and summer, let’s talk about some of the reds which work for the season’s comfort meals and are currently available at our wine stores and shops. Of course, there’s no simple formula...

Posted in: Columns, The Vino Voice, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Misaki’s Dazzling Sushi

Misaki’s Dazzling Sushi

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:25 pm | No comments

By Denise Ortuno-Neil Misaki Sushi & Grill is a dazzling experience. I’m not talking about any over the top décor or furnishings, I’m talking about their fabulous sushi and the way it is presented. It is on the tip top list of the best sushi in the Coachella Valley,...

Posted in: Columns, The Pampered Palate, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

A Stage Review of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

A Stage Review of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:20 pm | No comments

By Dee Jae Cox Not every Broadway production is a hit.  Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, currently in production at the Palm Canyon Theatre, in Palm Springs and directed by Charles Harvey, was a collaboration between famed composer Andrew Lloyd Webber and...

Posted in: Breaking the 4th Wall, Columns, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

FUL THROTTLE DIESEL!

FUL THROTTLE DIESEL!

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:15 pm | No comments

By Robin E. Simmons NOW PLAYING: XXX: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE  If you’re as hooked as I am on movies that trigger an adrenaline rush, then you will welcome this fix to your addiction.  There are no doubt the extreme sports stunts on display here deliver the...

Posted in: Columns, Screeners, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

The Razor Sharp and the Dim Witted

The Razor Sharp and the Dim Witted

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:05 pm | No comments

By Heidi Simmons ----- Razor Girl by Carl Hiaasen Fiction ----- Perhaps the best part of reading fiction is escapism. Need a break from your sweet, but “usual” friends, or cold climate or mundane existence? Reading is your ticket to an ever-changing and colorful life....

Posted in: Book Review, Columns, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

With so much in the news – Don’t Forget…

By | January 25, 2017 at 8:00 pm | No comments

With inaugurations, drought, protests, storms etc we seemed to have forgotten that about 23 years ago this month was the Northridge earthquake. The 6.7 quake killed 16 people and damage was reported up to 85 miles away! We are “way” over-due for an earthquake and...

Posted in: Columns, Safety Tips, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Donald Trump’s Cabinet

Donald Trump’s Cabinet

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:45 am | No comments

By Haddon Libby With a new Commander in Chief, the United States gets a new Cabinet.  Assuming that the Senate confirms President Trump’s choices, here is a list of some of those who will be crafting and implementing policy: Chief of Staff: Reince Priebus, 44, who...

Posted in: Columns, Haddon Libby, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

HOW TO GET A FAIR RECOVERY FROM A DOG BITE

HOW TO GET A FAIR RECOVERY FROM A DOG BITE

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:40 am | No comments

  By Dale Gribow The prevalence, seriousness, and cost of dog bites are all on the rise in California. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), says 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs each year. Factors that cause a dog to bite are: training, breed,...

Posted in: Columns, Dale Gribow on the Law, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Superbowl Showdown

Superbowl Showdown

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:35 am | No comments

By Flint Wheeler  A season that began with Tom Brady serving a four-game suspension will end with him in the Super Bowl, where his New England Patriots will take on Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons. While much of the attention between now and the NFL championship...

Posted in: Columns, Sports Scene, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Byshayrizzo

Byshayrizzo

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:30 am | No comments

Byshayrizzo has been one of Rebecca Rizzo’s passions for more than 15 years, as she has been creating jewelry and accessories as a stress reliever. Rebecca often finds time to relax with the exploration and creation of new aesthetically pleasing accessories. As she settles...

Posted in: Columns, GCVCC Business Profile, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Harrington Law Office

Harrington Law Office

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:25 am | No comments

Michael Harrington of Harrington Law Office has practiced law since 1992, with an emphasis on family law and small businesses. He handles all aspects of family law, child custody and support, as well as wills, trusts, bankruptcy, and landlord/tenant legal...

Posted in: Columns, GCVCC Business Profile, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Mai Salon

Mai Salon

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:20 am | No comments

Maily O’Neil, owner of Mai Salon has been in the industry for over 25 years, specializing in all aspects of hair design including: cutting, coloring, texturing, and special event hair. Maily has collaborated with some of the most world renowned designers such as Toni and Guy...

Posted in: Columns, Mai Beauty, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:15 am | No comments

Week of January 26 © Copyright 2017  Rob Brezsny ARIES (March 21-April 19): Westward Ho! is the name of a village in southwestern England. Its name is impressive because of the exclamation point. But it's not as dramatic as that of the only town on earth with two...

Posted in: Columns, Free Will Astrology, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

EVERYDAY CONFIDENCE

EVERYDAY CONFIDENCE

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:10 am | No comments

By Bronwyn Ison Everyone can relate to experiencing a lack of confidence at one time or another.  We’ve questioned whether or not we can perform a specific task.  Peers, friends, and family may have questioned you on more than one occasion with respect to your...

Posted in: Columns, Mind, Body & Spirit, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017

Let Your Wise Words Rule

Let Your Wise Words Rule

By | January 25, 2017 at 11:00 am | No comments

By Sunny Simon Over coffee I rambled on sighing dramatically and lamenting a large challenge I faced. My friend gazed at me and chuckled. Puzzled I arched an eyebrow signaling I had no idea what she found so darn funny. Alex put down her coffee cup, looked me square in the...

Posted in: Columns, Life & Career Coach, Week 01/26 - 02/01 2017