Celebrity

1st tee with President Bill Clinton at the Humana Golf Classic

1st tee with President Bill Clinton at the Humana Golf Classic

Former President Bill Clinton was a very noticeable presence in the Humana Golf Classic. Tuesday he held the Clinton Initiative Conference. Wednesday he toured schools and the Valley. Thursday found him on the first tee with Golf Legends Gary Player and Billy Casper. President Clinton was not able to play in the tournament this year […]

Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Brunch

Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Brunch

The Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Brunch was held to give directors awards for their films. Awards included Actors and People’s Choice of the PSIFF Films at Spencers Restaurant in Palm Springs on Jan. 13th. Other awards presented were the John Schlesinger, The HP Bridging the Borders, New Voices/New Visions, Fipresci, The Mercedes Benz […]

Bill Clinton at LaQuinta Resort & Spa

Bill Clinton at LaQuinta Resort & Spa

Bill Clinton, our 42nd President, held his 2nd annual Clinton Initiative, Health Matters in Every Generation, at LaQuinta Resort Spa on Jan. 15th. This is a huge conference on Health Care and Obesity in our young and old alike.The main topic is activating wellness in all our lives and fighting obesity by working together in […]

German Suspense Thriller Screens At Palm Springs Film Festival

German Suspense Thriller Screens At Palm Springs Film Festival

When spy or suspense thrillers from Germany are released these days, comparisons, no matter how odious, are inevitable.  Germany’s Oscar Winning 2011 Best Foreign Language film “The Lives of Others” is the gold standard when it comes to judging life as it was lived in the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) before the fall of […]

Rancho Mirage celebrates Palm Springs Festival

Rancho Mirage celebrates Palm Springs Festival

Helene Galen, Festival Vice Chair, and Jamie Kabler held a Pre-Palm Springs International Film Festival Party to celebrate the PSIFF at a private residence in Rancho Mirage. Over 350 guests filled this beautiful home and its patio. The patio was covered with a huge heated tent. Swimmers floated in the pool while guests enjoyed drinks […]

4th annual Wounded Warrior Project Golf Tournament at Fantasy Springs Resort Spa

4th annual Wounded Warrior Project Golf Tournament at Fantasy Springs Resort Spa

Fred “the Hammer” Williamson held his 4th annual Wounded Warrior Project Golf Tournament at Fantasy Springs Resort Spa Eagle Falls Golf Course on Sat. Jan. 5th. Many have seen Williamson on Television as the spokesperson for Wounded Warrior Project that helps our wounded servicemen from Iraq and Pakistan and their families. This group is different […]

The 24th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival

The 24th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival

The 24th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival held its opening night film at the Palm Springs High School Auditorium on Thursday Jan. 3rd. The film, Blancanieves, was from Spain and was directed by Pablo Berger. He said directing is like dreaming awake and being able to live the life of his characters. The film […]

Putin second to ‘Nobody’ on world’s most powerful list – thinktank

Putin second to ‘Nobody’ on world’s most powerful list – thinktank

International political thinktank Eurasia Group has ranked Russian President Vladimir Putin second on its list of the world’s most powerful people. The first position is held by ‘Nobody,’ reflecting the perception of a world without a clear leader. The list, published by Foreign Policy magazine, ranks individuals’ ability to singlehandedly “bring about change that significantly affects […]