Education

DHS Chamber honors outstanding Desert Hot Springs Teachers

DHS Chamber honors outstanding Desert Hot Springs Teachers

Desert Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce honored outstanding teachers from the various Desert Hot Springs Schools at its leadership breakfast on Wednesday May 30, 2012. The breakfast was held at the Mission Lakes Country Club restaurant, with its beautiful view of the valley and mountains. The teachers received certificates of recognition from Mayor Yvonne Parks, […]

First Lawsuits Filed in Miramonte School Scandal

First Lawsuits Filed in Miramonte School Scandal

New and disturbing evidence reveals methods used by LAUSD teachers to repeatedly abuse students at Miramonte Elementary School Los Angeles — Two leading law firms, Owen, Patterson & Owen and The Law Office of Jessica Dominguez, representing eight (8) sexually victimized school children and their families, filed personal injury lawsuits on their behalf in Los […]

“Battle of the High Schools”

“Battle of the High Schools”

Palm Springs, CA – The Coachella Valley Economic Partnership (CVEP) is holding its second annual “Battle of the High Schools,” a competition to encourage high school seniors complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  As part of its effort to develop a college-educated workforce for the future economy of the Coachella Valley, CVEP […]

The Center Announces Agreement to Launch New Program for LGBT Older Workers

The Center Announces Agreement to Launch New Program for LGBT Older Workers

Palm Springs, CA – The LGBT Community Center of the Desert (The Center) has signed an agreement with Services & Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Elders (SAGE) to launch a new program for LGBT older workers, known as SAGEWorks, announced John O’Connor, Executive Director of The Center. SAGEWorks is designed to provide crucial […]