Desert Hot Springs

Filming The Night Crew in DHS

Filming The Night Crew in DHS

The Night Crew, a production of Premiere Entertainment, is currently being filmed at the former Flamingo Hotel in Desert Hot Springs. Stars include Paul Sloan, Luke Goss, Lucina Faulhaber and Chasty Ballesteros. As producer Ryan Noto commented, the Coachella Valley and Desert Hot Springs in particular provide the perfect location to depict a border town […]

The new members of DHS city council were sworn in

The new members of DHS city council were sworn in

It was standing room only at the Desert Hot Springs City Council when it met at the Carl May Center on December 2, 2013. Outgoing mayor Yvonne Parks presented certificates of recognition to the DHSHS Golden Eagles award winning band under the direction of Dr Brian McDaniel, Dot Reed, George Fisher and Bill Cook. The […]

Desert Needy Get Thanksgiving Turkeys

Desert Needy Get Thanksgiving Turkeys

DESERT HOT SPRINGS – The CPV Sentinel `Energy Project team, along with Congressman Raul Ruiz, Riverside County Supervisor John Benoit and Desert Hot Springs City Council-members Russell Betts, Scott Matas and Jan Pye, participated in the annual Thanksgiving turkey giveaway by Family Services of the Desert/ Food Now. Five hundred tasty birds were distributed to […]

Parks, McKee Spark Polls

Parks, McKee Spark Polls

DESERT HOT SPRINGS – It was a big night for mayoral incumbent Yvonne Parks and city council member candidate Joe McKee in this city. By the time the Riverside County Registrar of Voters had posted the final results for Election Night, Nov. 5 (and Desert Star Weekly went to press), Parks and McKee were the confident winners in their respective races. With 100 percent of […]

Riverside County CONSOLIDATED GENERAL ELECTION November 5, 2013

Riverside County CONSOLIDATED GENERAL ELECTION November 5, 2013

Explanation of Completed Precincts: The number of completed precincts includes all precincts without a polling place, known as mail-ballot-only precincts, and the number of polling places counted as of the time of the update report. Vote totals include these ballots as well as other vote-by-mail (absentee) ballots counted as of the time of the update. […]

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 […]