Three potters from Mata Ortiz, Mexico demonstrated their work and interacted with guests at the Cabot Pueblo Museum in Desert Hot Springs the weekend of March 1st through the 3rd, 2013. 29 year old Luis Rodriguez and his 27 year old wife Claudia Ledezma are second generation potters, learning their craft from their parents. Their […]
The best chili cooks in the area competed with one another in a chili cook off to benefit Food Now on Saturday February 23, 2013 at the DIllon Road House. Here are a few photos of a fun and happy (and good tasting) event. See all photos of the event by Bruce Montgomery; just click!
The Desert Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce met for its monthly breakfast at Mission Lakes Country Club on Wednesday, February 27, 2013. Guest speaker was Bob Schneider, owner and operator of Desert Adventures (red-jeep tours). He gave a fascinating autobiographical account of his background in corporate marketing and how he came to be a business […]
The Desert Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce held its monthly business mixer at the offices of Mission Springs Water District in conjunction with a ribbon cutting of the newly remodeled board room. More photos of the event by Bruce Montgomery
Story and report By Bruce Montgomery- A press conference was held in the Henry Lozano Center in Desert Hot Springs at 3:00 p.m on Friday, February 22, 2013 – the day Marine Corporal Henry Vellore Lozano’s killer was sentenced to death. He had recently been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the Dec. […]
The Desert Hot Springs City Council met for its regular meeting in the Carl May Center on Tuesday evening, February 5, 2013. Presentations were made to yard beautification winners by Mayor Yvonne Parks, MSWD Board President Russ Martin, and George Fisher. Police Chief Kate Singer recognized Ken Peary, who has been serving as a commander […]
The Desert Hot Springs Elks Club distributed dictionaries to all the third grade students at Bubbling Wells, Two Bunch Palms, Wenzlaff, and Corsini Elementary Schools on Wednesday, January 25, 2013. Elks Bryan McDaniels and Peanut and Jerry Oyler did the actual deliveries. All photos by Bruce Montgomery.
The Desert Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce met at Mission Lakes Country Club for its monthly breakfast on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. Sponsor and providing the program was the Mission Springs Water District. John Soulliere gave a fascinating illustrated talk entitled: “60 Years of Water Stewardship: Our Heritage, Our Economy, Our Identity.” All photos by […]
The community of Desert Hot Springs came together to build a “Kaboom” playground at the newly opened Community Health and Wellness Center. A record 380 volunteers completed the project in half an hour less than the anticipated time it would take to build it. Way to go, Desert Hot Springs!
Residents of Desert Hot Springs and leadership from across the valley and county turned out in large numbers to witness the Grand Opening of the Desert Hot Springs Community Health and Wellness Center, located at 11-750 Cholla Drive. Emcee Patrick Evans, weather anchor for CBS Local 2 was emcee. The DHSHS Marine Corps JROTC Color […]