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  • The Greatest Generation shares stories of WWII in Covina
    published on Mon, 11 Apr 2016 03:30:14 GMT
    COVINA >> From military veterans and Japanese internees to female baseball players and female riveters, two filmmakers have spent the past 11 years collecting interviews with members of The Greatest Generation for a documentary that is nearing completion. To kick of fundraising for post-production of the crowd-funded film project, “History Speaks”, producers Shari Doran and Susan Cummings of Pony Tale Films , both daughters of World War II veterans, brought many of their in...
  • Lakers trainer Vitti, who will retire at season's end, has had front row seat since 1984
    published on Sun, 03 Apr 2016 04:43:30 GMT
    As a trainer with the Utah Jazz for two years in the early 1980s, Gary Vitti had certainly seen the Lakers before. But never like that first day of training camp in 1984 when Vitti walked into a gym at the College of the Desert in Palm Desert....
  • Lake ElsinoreCOMMUNITY NOTES: Brothers earn Eagle Scout rank, more
    published on Fri, 01 Apr 2016 22:45:05 GMT
    Greg Newman, a theater arts teacher at Heritage High School in Perris, has been selected April's Artist of the Month by Arts Council Menifee's board of trustees. Prior to Heritage, Newman taught at Menifee's Paloma Valley High School for 12 years....
  • Want to buy a gun on your couch at 3...
    published on Fri, 01 Apr 2016 08:57:09 GMT
    A Sig Sauer 9mm P226 handgun as seen at Second Amendment Sports in Palm Desert, Calif. Desert Sun) The channel will start with programming from 1 a.m. to 7 a.m. but plans to expand to a 24-hour lineup by the end of its first year....
  • Want to buy a gun on your couch at 3 a.m.? Now you can
    published on Thu, 31 Mar 2016 01:45:59 GMT
    Want to buy a gun on your couch at 3 a.m.? Now you can Controversial Gun TV shopping channel lets you call in order, but pick it up in store. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1MEySSx A Sig Sauer 9mm P226 handgun as seen at Second Amendment Sports in Palm Desert, Calif....
  • Coachella, Stagecoach have $700 million global impact
    published on Wed, 23 Mar 2016 02:38:00 GMT
    Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and the Stagecoach Country Music Festival coming up in April have a $704.75 million global impact, experts announced today. "We import money and export suntans and memories," said Michael Bracken of Development Management Group, an economic analysis firm in Palm Desert, at a press conference in Rancho Mirage....
  • This Spring Break, Your Go-To is La Quinta Resort & Club in...
    published on Thu, 17 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    Do you hear that? Spring break is right around the corner, and the La Quinta Resort & Club in Palm Desert is calling your name. The stunning Waldorf Astoria resort, set in the town of La Quinta, has helped capture old Hollywood glamour since 1926, when the resort first opened....
  • BART, John A.
    published on Sun, 20 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    News Death Notice BART, John A. 73, of Palm Desert, CA passed away on March 9, 2016. John was born in Chicago, IL on November 24, 1942....
  • Cody Simpson appears in high spirits as he enjoys a shirtless bike...
    published on Mon, 14 Mar 2016 14:58:31 GMT
    Modern family: Jerry Hall, 59, releases picture of her and new husband Rupert Murdoch, 85, surrounded by their children on their wedding day Customer with a concealed carry permit is hailed a 'hero' after he fatally shoots ax-wielding man who sliced clerk's stomach at 7-Eleven Parents sue University of Kansas after their rower daughter, 20, 'was raped by a football player and then ostracized for coming forward' Rubio trails Trump by 24 points in latest poll in Florida just one day before his hom...
  • Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza opening 2 new California locations
    published on Mon, 14 Mar 2016 10:24:55 GMT
    Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza will soon open two new California locations, including its first Coachella Valley location, in Palm Desert, according to a company press release. The restaurant, which features a 2,500-square-foot interior with inside seating for 52 and an additional 28 seats on an exterior patio, will open in May in Palm Desert at 73393 Hwy....
  • Singer Cody Simpson goes for scruffy chic in a loose-fitting blue...
    published on Thu, 10 Mar 2016 16:25:46 GMT
    He's still got specs appeal! Cody Simpson sports thick rimmed glasses and stained work shirt before hitting the stage in California He's been living the high-life in Los Angeles since parting ways from his record label and going solo. And Cody Simpson appeared every inch the rock star as he was spotted arriving at a charity event in Palm Desert, California on Tuesday....
  • Brad Schmett Announced Luxury Home Shoppers Head to BNP Paribas Open
    published on Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:22:00 GMT
    Brad Schmett of Luxury Homes by Keller Williams has today announced that the 2016 BNP Paribas Open, also known as the 2016 Indian Wells Masters, scheduled for March 7-20 at the prestigious Indian Wells Tennis Garden will see plenty of luxury home shoppers in attendance as visitors stay in town for the event and add real estate shopping to the packed agenda of tennis games. Brad Schmett, Broker Associate with Luxury Homes by Keller Williams today announced that the 2016 BNP Paribas Open will have...
  • Former first lady Nancy Reagan dead at 94
    published on Sun, 06 Mar 2016 17:24:59 GMT
    First Lady Nancy Reagan receives a basketball jersey presented to her from the newly formed Shooting Stars basketball team during a ceremony in the Grand Foyer, February 28, 1986 at the White House....
  • Opening Day for Palm Desert Youth Baseball and Softball
    published on Sun, 06 Mar 2016 02:13:16 GMT
    Palm Desert Youth Sports Association celebrated Opening Day 2016. Over 800 baseball and softball players, along with their families, went to Civic Center Park today....
  • New Desert Arc building unveiled
    published on Thu, 03 Mar 2016 05:08:48 GMT
    Members of Desert Arc's executive staff pose with donors during the ribbon cutting ceremony for the organization's new day program building on March 2, 1016. Whether it's a day of playing games or sports, making crafts or music, learning a trade, or even life skills, hundreds of valley adults with Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, or other developmental disabilities rely on Desert Arc....