School and Sports News in California

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  • Pat Blackburn Retires as Palm Desert Football Coach
    published on Tue, 09 Feb 2016 07:00:49 GMT
    Local legendary football coach Pat Blackburn has officially announced he is retiring as head coach at Palm Desert....
  • Palm Desert Police Plan DUI Saturation Patrols for Super Bowl
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 18:06:47 GMT
    Operations targeting drunken and drug-impaired drivers are planned for Super Bowl Sunday in Palm Desert, La Quinta and Coachella, sheriff's officials said. Deputies will be conducting saturation patrols, and football revelers are encouraged to make arrangements to get to their destinations safely....
  • Out & About In Southern California
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:56:07 GMT
    Southern California boasts a diverse geographical terrain-you can experience the desert, sandy beaches, and snow-capped mountains all within just a few hour's drive. Start your Southern California journey with something sweet by visiting Shields Date Garden in Indio and you'll find yourself in a date oasis where the Shields have been growing their own since 1924....
  • Super sod ready for shining moment in Super Bowl sun
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    NFL field director Ed Mangan holds up a piece of sod as he speaks to reporters about the field preparation for Super Bowl 50 on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. Workers install sod on the field Feb. 1, 2016, at Levi's Stadium in preparation for Super Bowl 50 on Sunday in Santa Clara, Calif....
  • DUI Checkpoints, Targeted Patrols Planned for Super Bowl Sunday
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:28:29 GMT
    Football fans planning to take part in Super Bowl Sunday parties need to remember it's "game over" for anyone caught drinking and driving, authorities warn. Sheriff's deputies throughout Riverside County, along with officers from multiple municipal law enforcement agencies, will be conducting saturation patrols and staffing sobriety checkpoints to nab suspected drunken or drug- impaired motorists....
  • Super places to watch the game
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:06:20 GMT
    "Cesar Millan Live!" is coming to the McCallum Theatre. The "dog whisperer" will present his secrets on how to develop healthier relationships with man's best friend....
  • How To Identify The Best Beer For You
    published on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 18:35:34 GMT
    It really does not matter who writes this, what matters is the fact that it is written and recorded. People and Groups will believe, we have no require for this textual content....
  • IAB Annual Leadership Meeting is sold out, but you can still score a seat
    published on Fri, 22 Jan 2016 16:47:00 GMT
    The wait list is now the only chance to join your peers, partners, and competitors at the sold-out IAB Annual Leadership Meeting taking place Jan. 24-26 in Palm Desert, Calif. Each year digital pioneers gather at the always-sold-out event to advance the interests of our industry through powerful debate and discussion, exclusive networking, and high-level insights....
  • Brad Schmett Announced The 18th Tour de Palm Springs Stimulates Local Real Estate
    published on Fri, 22 Jan 2016 11:05:30 GMT
    Brad Schmett of Luxury Homes by Keller Williams has today announced that the upcoming 2016 Tour de Palm Springs Bicycle Race, scheduled for January 23, will be a big boost for local real estate as participants and spectators head to the Palm Springs area to join in the fun. The CVSPIN event will raise money for local charities in collaboration with many distinguished sponsors....
  • Good For What Ages You: Palm Springs
    published on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 19:25:01 GMT
    Palm Springs is one of those places that looks awfully good to an awful lot of people at this time of year. And the weather is not its only calling card....
  • Childhood friends Jared Honig, Adam Emmer set for coach-off
    published on Sat, 16 Jan 2016 06:02:07 GMT
    Emily Mitchell will help Granada Hills try to overcome Palm Desert in a matchup of head coaches who were childhood friends. Childhood friends Jared Honig and Adam Emmer grew up in the San Fernando Valley and are now high school girls basketball coaches preparing to face off for the first time on Saturday....
  • Vandenburg pleads guilty in dispute with school security guard
    published on Sat, 16 Jan 2016 00:14:24 GMT
    A former College of the Desert football star pleaded guilty Friday to a misdemeanor involving a confrontation with a security guard at a Palm Desert private school that his brothers attended, and was immediately sentenced to two years of unsupervised probation. Brandon Robert Vandenburg, 22, must also pay a $650 fine and at least $275 in restitution to the victim, with a final restitution amount to be established later....
  • ASU tennis' top player returns home for first spring invitational
    published on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Coming off of a two month break, ASU women's tennis looks to get back into the swing of things at the Palm Springs Invitational on Friday. "The tournament this weekend will be very strong," head coach Sheila McInerney said....
  • Desert Star: Palm Springs
    published on Sun, 10 Jan 2016 17:35:09 GMT
    Palm Springs acquired the title "Playground of the Stars" many years ago when it was just a village in the desert and a popular weekend Hollywood getaway destination. Only 100 miles east of Tinseltown, it was an easy drive, even in the days before freeways....
  • Undermanned King holds second at Riverside County Championships
    published on Sat, 09 Jan 2016 05:55:37 GMT
    Riverside King emerged from the opening day of the Riverside County Championships at Arlington High on Friday night trailing frontrunner Palm Desert by just 61/2 points. Perhaps no one was more surprised by this turn of events than Wolves coach Harlan Kistler ....
  • GunTV, home shopping channel for firearms, could boost sales at licensed dealers
    published on Fri, 08 Jan 2016 00:55:35 GMT
    Gun shop owners in California's Coachella Valley are feeling cautiously optimistic about the coming launch of a firearms-exclusive home shopping channel being produced in their own backyard. Like other channels of the home shopping ilk, GunTV is set to feature daily segments on firearms that include live sales pitches, in-depth explanations and demonstrations....
  • Tom Mooney recounts scouting Griffey Jr.
    published on Thu, 07 Jan 2016 04:08:56 GMT
    Tom Mooney said he always thought that Ken Griffey Jr. would be a very good Major League player. Getting into the Baseball Hall of Fame was a different story....
  • Lady Jackets pick up third season win
    published on Wed, 06 Jan 2016 14:02:00 GMT
    Randy Peterson The Palo Verde High School Lady Yellow Jacket basketball team claimed their third win of the season in a tournament in the Coachella Valley during the holiday break as they bested the Lady Saints of Xavier Prep by a 38-34 count. With a 1-3 record in the tournament, Palo Verde has a 3-6 record on the season....
  • Matching Your Snowbird Destination With Your Lifestyle
    published on Sun, 03 Jan 2016 22:25:13 GMT
    Standing on the corner in Winslow, Arizona, is not only a "fine sight to see", it's a stepping stone to adventure. And yes, we did stand on the corner in Winslow, referencing the lyrics from Eagles' Take It Easy ....