Charity

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 […]

Rancho Mirage hosted the awards ceremony for Holocaust Survivor Frances Nassau

Rancho Mirage hosted the awards ceremony for Holocaust Survivor Frances Nassau

The Tolerance Education Center in Rancho Mirage hosted the awards ceremony for Holocaust Survivor Frances Nassau. The California Assembly awards a Holocaust Survivor each year during Holocaust Memorial Week. Assemblyman Brian Nestande presented Frances Nassau with this years award. Normally the event is held in northern California but this year they decided to hold the […]

Day of the Young Child

Day of the Young Child

Desert Hot Springs celebrated the Day of the Young Child at the new Health and Wellness Center on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Dozens of vendors and hundreds of attendees enjoyed the beautiful day. On hand were council members, the city manager and other officials. Speakers included Mayor Yvonne Parks and Greg Rodriguez, representing congressman Dr […]

The Coachella Valley Heart Ball 2013

The Coachella Valley Heart Ball 2013

Ignite, The Coachella Valley Heart Ball 2013, was presented by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association. The Gala was titled “A Supreme Evening for the Heart”. The featured entertainer was Mary Wilson of The Supremes singing group. The event was held at the Westin Mission Hills Resort Spa in the grand ballroom […]

The 2013 Desert Spirit Gala at the Palm Springs Air Museum

The 2013 Desert Spirit Gala at the Palm Springs Air Museum

The American Cancer Society presented the Annual DESERT SPIRIT, the Desert’s Premier Gala to fight Cancer on April 7th at the Palm Springs Air Museum. A cocktail and huge silent auction was held in one hanger of the Museum while the dinner buffet was held in the other. Vendors were also in the Silent auction […]

Barbara Sinatra Children’s Kick-Off of National Child Abuse Month.

Barbara Sinatra Children’s Kick-Off of National Child Abuse Month.

April 15th starts National Child Abuse Awareness Month. On April 2nd Mary Hart, Hostess of Entertainment Tonight television show for almost 30 years interviewed Barbara Sinatra in the Annenberg Theater at the Eisenhower Campus. A complimentary shuttle was provided for luncheon guests to tour the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center as part of the Annual Junior […]

LPGA Pro-Am Golf Tournament 2013

LPGA Pro-Am Golf Tournament 2013

Mission Hills Country Club was the host club for the Kraft Nabisco LPGA Pro-Am Golf Tournament on April 2nd and 3rd, Annika Sorenstam was the Celebrity LPGA Pro Hostess for the Pro-Am. Annika has retired from Professional Golf but returned for this Annual Event. 20 Celebrities were in the Amateur field. There was one LPGA […]

Desert Hot Springs Historical Society Soup Supper

Desert Hot Springs Historical Society Soup Supper

  Featured Presentation:  “Capturing Our Desert Varmints in Art” Steve Quintanilla, will be featuring his art collection and focusing on the many artists who discovered the beauty and intrigue of our indigenous local wildlife.   Steve is a partner in the law firm of Green, de Bortnowsky and Quintanilla, LLP and serves as City Attorney for the cities of Desert […]