Week 02/09 – 02/15 2017

Hot Purple Energy Goes Red For Women

Hot Purple Energy Goes Red For Women

By | February 8, 2017 at 11:53 pm | No comments

By Heidi Simmons Tis the season to celebrate the heart -- the quintessential symbol of love and affection. For centuries, this country and many others have fondly embraced Valentine’s Day as a cherished cultural tradition where we joyfully take the opportunity to express...

Posted in: Columns, Community, Cover Stories, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

The Mary Pickford Theatre is D’Place Announces Two “Pickford Presents” Special Screenings with Live Q&A, Movie Events

The Mary Pickford Theatre is D’Place Announces Two “Pickford Presents” Special Screenings with Live Q&A, Movie Events

By | February 8, 2017 at 9:58 pm | No comments

Bestselling author and co-screenwriter and multi-Oscar-nominated film score composer to discuss their films. Continuing to build on the success of its recent “Pickford Presents” Live Q&A event with the star of the acclaimed Warren Betty film, “Rules Don’t...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Film, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Palm Springs Cruisin’ Association’s (PSCA) 15th Annual Dr. George Car Show

Palm Springs Cruisin’ Association’s (PSCA) 15th Annual Dr. George Car Show

By | February 8, 2017 at 9:57 pm | No comments

Saturday, February 11, 2017 By Chris Clemens Palm Springs Cruisin’ Association’s (PSCA) 15th Annual Dr. George Car Show takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday, February 11, 2017. This show is one of the largest one-day car events in...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

MOVIE MACABRE – Featuring William Friedkin’s Film ‘THE EXORCIST’ in 16mm Film

MOVIE MACABRE – Featuring William Friedkin’s Film ‘THE EXORCIST’ in 16mm Film

By | February 8, 2017 at 7:19 pm | No comments

WEDNESDAY FEBUARY 15TH, 2017 By Robyn Tanzer Palm Springs Vinyl Records and Collectibles and Demonic Pinfestation have teamed up to present MOVIE MACABRE, a once at month FREE movie night showcasing horror and cult classic pictures in vintage 16mm film format at Bart Lounge...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

COMEDY ICON DANA CARVEY IS COMING TO FANTASY SPRINGS

COMEDY ICON DANA CARVEY IS COMING TO FANTASY SPRINGS

By | February 8, 2017 at 7:13 pm | No comments

March 24th, 2017 Emmy Award-winner, Saturday Night Live alumni, and celebrated funny man Dana Carvey has been a part of the fabric of American comedy since the mid-80’s and now he’s set to have audiences roaring with laughter at The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Comic Con Palm Springs Returns to Palm Springs Convention Center

Comic Con Palm Springs Returns to Palm Springs Convention Center

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:50 pm | No comments

By Avery Wood The second annual Comic Con Palm Springs has been announced and will be occurring August 25-27, 2017 and according to creator Christopher Spellman, it is going to be bigger and better than last year’s already impressive event.   After the success of...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

GirlFriend Factor Presents 4th Annual “Club Cabana: Unleashed & Uncorked!”

GirlFriend Factor Presents 4th Annual “Club Cabana: Unleashed & Uncorked!”

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:45 pm | No comments

Includes Popular Auction of Prizes Created by “Cabana Boys” GirlFriend Factor, a local nonprofit organization dedicated to helping women reach their potential and achieve their goals through higher education and occupational training, will hold its annual “Club Cabana:...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Splash House Announces Dates + Venues and 2017 Advanced Sale

Splash House Announces Dates + Venues and 2017 Advanced Sale

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:41 pm | No comments

June 9-11 and August 11-13 Three Poolside Stages at the Renaissance, Riviera, and Saguaro Hotels After Hours Returns to the Palm Springs Air Museum Splash House returns to Palm Springs for its fifth year, June 9-11 and August 11-13. The 2017 season will be held at the...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

MADNESS “Can’t Stop Us Now” (Universal Music)

MADNESS “Can’t Stop Us Now” (Universal Music)

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:38 pm | No comments

By Eleni P. Austin “Hey You! Don’t watch that, watch this/This is the heavy, heavy monster sound, the nuttiest sound around…” If you came of age in the late ‘70s and early ‘80s, well, shit, you’re old. But you are probably thoroughly familiar with the lyrics...

Posted in: Columns, Consider This, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

CV Open Mic Competition at The Block

CV Open Mic Competition at The Block

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:34 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 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Amsterdam Connection at Jazz at the Mansion, 420 Friendly Party

Amsterdam Connection at Jazz at the Mansion, 420 Friendly Party

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:32 pm | No comments

By Patte Purcell I interviewed this talented couple this morning at their home in Amsterdam over FB Messenger on my phone while they were making dinner. Naomi Adriaansz (tenor saxophone) and Tim Welvaars a jazz harmonica player are Amsterdam Connection. Their new CD (second...

Posted in: Backstage Jazz, Columns, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

To Everything there is a Purpose – The Repurposed Art of Christopher James

To Everything there is a Purpose – The Repurposed Art of Christopher James

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:31 pm | No comments

By Angela Romeo Art has always enjoyed a relationship with recycling of material. To me, the art of up-cycling is intriguing. My jewelry line incorporates up-cycling by using something old or unwanted in a new way. To turn an unwanted item into something new is a challenge...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Bruce Kimerer Solo Exhibition “plain air”

Bruce Kimerer Solo Exhibition “plain air”

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:25 pm | No comments

By Simeon Den Bruce Kimerer moved to the California desert from New York nearly five years ago. Previously, his work focused on the landscape, portraying moody views of the Brooklyn waterfront and the rolling hills of rural upstate New York. Once here, his work changed...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

DAVID & LEIGH KIRK, A VALENTINE “TAIL”

DAVID & LEIGH KIRK, A VALENTINE “TAIL”

By | February 8, 2017 at 5:59 pm | No comments

By Janet McAfee Valentine’s Day is all about love, and that includes the love that we share with our 4-legged family members.  One amazing Coachella Valley couple, David and Leigh Kirk, are bonded by their love of feline creatures and their commitment to saving...

Posted in: Columns, Pet Place, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Red Rosés for a Lovely Lady

Red Rosés for a Lovely Lady

By | February 8, 2017 at 5:55 pm | No comments

By Rick Riozza Happy St. Valentine’s Day to you all!  And as you would expect, I write to you bringing some readily available rosés for the romantic quaffs you lovely ladies deserve!  Cheers to you! Of course, although I couldn’t resist the play in the...

Posted in: Columns, The Vino Voice, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Annual Home Tour of Historic and Artists’ Homes in the Cathedral City Cove

Annual Home Tour of Historic and Artists’ Homes in the Cathedral City Cove

By | February 8, 2017 at 5:55 pm | No comments

By Simeon Den There is a lost history being uncovered of the artist’s colony in the Cathedral City Cove, where in the 1930’s through the early 60’s, a small group of nationally renowned painters, musicians, and writers came to live seasonally and permanently to make...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Events, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Jackalope Ranch and The Chop House to share Valentine’s Day Menu

Jackalope Ranch and The Chop House to share Valentine’s Day Menu

By | February 8, 2017 at 5:50 pm | No comments

at Indio location on February 14 by Judith Salkin Jackalope Ranch, the popular barbecue restaurant in Indio, and The Chop House, newly relocated from Palm Springs, will share a special one-night-only menu to celebrate Valentine’s Day on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. “We...

Posted in: Columns, The Pampered Palate, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

June Hill’s Table

June Hill’s Table

By | February 8, 2017 at 5:34 pm | No comments

By Ellen Paris Treat your sweetie to dinner at June Hill's Table on Valentine’s Day Tuesday,  February 14.  Chef Kevin Land has created an amazing menu to include:   FIRST COURSE (choice of) Coachella Valley Sweet Corn & Potato Chowder Smoked Ham...

Posted in: Columns, The Pampered Palate, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

LONG LIVE SUBVERSIVE ANIMATION!

LONG LIVE SUBVERSIVE ANIMATION!

By | February 8, 2017 at 4:48 pm | No comments

By Robin E. Simmons BEAVIS AND BUTT-HEAD The Complete Collection Attention fartknockers!  Creator Mike Judge’s beloved slackers are back.  When these two subversive nihilistic misfits first appeared on MTV more than a decade ago, critics dismissed them as brain...

Posted in: Columns, Screeners, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Jack Mendelsohn 1926 – 2017

Jack Mendelsohn 1926 – 2017

By | February 8, 2017 at 4:48 pm | No comments

By Heidi Simmons There is something very special about a man with a great sense of humor.  Add a high level of intelligence, artistic ability, kindness, generosity, and a full head of hair and you have a picture of the marvelous and talented Jack Mendelsohn. If you...

Posted in: Book Review, Columns, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

A Red Hot Valentine’s Day Gift!

A Red Hot Valentine’s Day Gift!

By | February 8, 2017 at 4:35 pm | No comments

Did you know there are over 2 million heart attacks and strokes each year resulting in 800,000 deaths and even more depilating injuries? Valentine’s Day is coming up, so besides the chocolate and flowers, consider the best gift you can give someone this year is a commitment...

Posted in: Columns, Safety Tips, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Valentine Gifts: The Good, The Bad and The Awful

Valentine Gifts: The Good, The Bad and The Awful

By | February 8, 2017 at 4:20 am | No comments

By Haddon Libby People will spend on average $130 for Valentine’s Day with nearly one quarter of a billion roses given away.  Two-thirds of all men will have given their partner’s roses while one-third of women will give their partner flowers.  Americans will...

Posted in: Columns, Haddon Libby, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Rare – “Bad Beat” For Vegas Over Super Bowl

Rare – “Bad Beat” For Vegas Over Super Bowl

By | February 8, 2017 at 4:14 am | No comments

By Flint Wheeler According to the folks at William Hill US, a popular Las Vegas sportsbook, the Patriots winning, covering and hitting the over led to a "fitting end to a terrible pro football season." "For Nevada's largest sports book operator, William Hill, it was a...

Posted in: Columns, Sports Scene, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Handling An Accident Case by The Numbers

Handling An Accident Case by The Numbers

By | February 8, 2017 at 4:10 am | No comments

By Dale Gribow Super Bowl drinking resulted in many alcohol related accidents. However an accident does not mean the insurance company will make a fair settlement offer. You did not win the lottery because you were rear ended. Many potential clients do not understand why...

Posted in: Columns, Dale Gribow on the Law, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Here’s What No Health Insurance Looks Like

Here’s What No Health Insurance Looks Like

By | February 8, 2017 at 4:08 am | No comments

By Maureen Forman I have been a medical social worker for 30 years. We’re the folks that get called in to figure out how someone in the hospital is going to get follow up care after they are admitted in a crisis with no insurance. Yes, you may be able to get lung cancer or...

Posted in: Columns, Health & Fitness, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

LOVE STRIKES

LOVE STRIKES

By | February 8, 2017 at 3:10 am | No comments

By Bronwyn Ison If you are a hopeless romantic you will be looking forward to Valentine’s Day with your sweetie. If you are single and ready to mingle, a singles Valentine’s party may be more to your sensibilities. Perhaps you’re exacting a holiday from relationships....

Posted in: Columns, Mind, Body & Spirit, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

By | February 8, 2017 at 3:10 am | No comments

Week of February 9 © Copyright 2017  Rob Brezsny ARIES (March 21-April 19): Your reputation is in a state of fermentation. Will this process ultimately produce the metaphorical equivalent of fine wine or else something more like pungent cheese? The answer to that...

Posted in: Columns, Free Will Astrology, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

Winners Don’t Whine

Winners Don’t Whine

By | February 8, 2017 at 3:10 am | No comments

By Sunny Simon When you stop whining and take positive action, you start winning. It’s just that simple I thought as my client related the story of how unhappy she was in her current job. Realizing she had some venting to do I let her tell me all that was unjust about her...

Posted in: Columns, Life & Career Coach, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017