Desert Hot Springs

DHS City Council proclamation

DHS City Council proclamation

The City Council met for its regular meeting on October 1, 2013 at the Carl May Center. Fire Chief Pat Tomlinson talked about fire prevention, and was given a proclamation by Mayor Yvonne Parks naming October as “Fire Prevention Month in Desert Hot Springs.” The late Jack Becker was honored with a proclamation naming the […]

Renewable energies for the desert

Renewable energies for the desert

The Southern California Energy Summit 2013 was held at the Palm Springs Convention Center on Oct. 4th. The summit united 600 regional governments and businesses to foster clean renewable energy sources and making a sustainable economy. The summit included speakers, panel discussions, exhibitions, new green technologies and bus tours. Congressman Raul Ruiz was supposed to […]

Moving DHS Forward!

Moving DHS Forward!

Maria, owner of the Springs Resort & Spa hosted a delightful Meet & Greet Fundraiser for the Re-elect Parks, Matas & Pye Team. All are incumbents and currently running for re-elections. ‘Move Desert Hot Springs Forward’ that is their motto and the name of their website. Go visit MovingDHSforward.com and check out their credentials. The […]

Into the Ring of Fame

Into the Ring of Fame

Story and Photos by Pat Krause PALM SPRINGS – Local World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight champion Timothy “Desert Storm” Bradley appeared at the opening of an acclaimed new film, “The Trials of Muhammad Ali,” at the Camelot Theatres on Sept. 11. The Cathedral City native felt honored to be asked to address the audience prior […]

DHS Candidates Forum Sept. 12, 2013

DHS Candidates Forum Sept. 12, 2013

Candidates for the upcoming election in Desert Hot met Thursday Evening, September 12, 2013 at the High School auditorium. Participating were incumbent mayor Yvonne Parks and challenger John-Paul Valdez (councilman Adam Sanchez who is also a mayoral candidate was unable to attend due to his work schedule); incumbent council members Scott Matas and Jan Pye and […]

Daniels tapped for city manager position

Daniels tapped for city manager position

By ROBIN RICHARDS, News West — Rick Daniels, city manager at Desert Hot Springs, Calif., is to become city manager in Needles, subject to final contract provisions to be brought before Needles City Council in August. Council met with Daniels in executive session before the July 23 regular meeting; he remained for the regular session of […]