Celebrity

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 […]

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 […]

James Gandolfini Was ‘Walking Time Bomb,’ Says Top Heart Doctor

James Gandolfini Was ‘Walking Time Bomb,’ Says Top Heart Doctor

For many of us, summer vacation is a time when we eat too much, drink too much, do too much physically, and perhaps neglect to take our medications. That’s why vacation heart attacks like the one apparently suffered by TV star James Gandolfini are tragically common, a top cardiologist tells Newsmax Health. “The Sopranos” actor […]

The two most powerful leaders of the World met in Sunnylands

The two most powerful leaders of the World met in Sunnylands

President Barrack Obama made a historic trip to our Coachella Valley to meet with the Chinese President Xi Yinping at Sunnylands. They discussed Green House emissions, Nuclear Programs and Cyber-security. Everything can’t be accomplished in one session of talks but they have made a start in communicating their concerns. Cyber-security is one of the main […]

Palm Springs Air Museum Flower Drop

Palm Springs Air Museum Flower Drop

The 15th Annual Palm Springs Air Museum Flower Drop and Air Fair was held on Memorial Day, May 27th. There were several flight exhibitions. Entertainment by the Heat Wave Jazz Band from the Boys and Girls Club, A live remote by KNEWS, food vendors, Face paintings for the children and re-enactment by the 82nd Airborne. […]

Don Felder, presented “An Evening at the Hotel California.”

Don Felder, presented “An Evening at the Hotel California.”

The Hanson House Foundation held its Annual Festival in the Canyons on May 18th at Indian Canyons Resort in Palm Springs. The event included an 18 hole golf tournament on Indian Canyons South Course, a lakeside cocktail hour and an outdoor dinner under the stars. Legendary former lead guitarist for the Eagles, Don Felder, presented […]

Shelter from the Storm “New Beginnings”

Shelter from the Storm “New Beginnings”

The Inaugural “New Beginnings” gala was presented by the Palm Springs Police Officers Association. The gala was held to benefit the Shelter From the Storm charity on May 4th at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Superior Court Judge Victoria Cameron and former Executive Director of Shelter from the Storm, Lynn Moriary were honored for their […]

Philanthropist Harold Matzner honored

Philanthropist Harold Matzner honored

The 3rd annual Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce luncheon honored philanthropist Harold Matzner with the Richard M. Milanovich Community Service Award. The Palm Springs Police and Fire Appreciation Luncheon was held at the Palm Springs Convention Center Primrose Room on May 2nd. Palm Springs Chamber President Andrew Starke gave the welcoming speech and introduced the […]