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Immortality Project Funding Increased To Include Study of Immortal Jellyfish

Immortality Project Funding Increased To Include Study of Immortal Jellyfish

The John Templeton Foundation has awarded University of California at Riverside philosophy professor John Martin Fischer an additional $100,000 to its original $5 million dollar grant of 2012 to support research on issues related to immortality. This latest grant will fund four graduate fellowships at UCR — two each for the next two academic years […]

Scars To Freedom Helps Vets Repair Wounds

Scars To Freedom Helps Vets Repair Wounds

PALM DESERT – When Rebecca Antell, 38, of Rockford, Illinois returned home after serving two tours in Iraq she came back with physical scars and suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome. Antell worked in the Army as a Gunner and Dismount for EODs, commonly known as the bomb squad. She reached out to a local charity […]

TSA EXTENDS PRECHECK

TSA EXTENDS PRECHECK

United and American Airlines have announced their enhanced participation in the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) prescreening program known as TSA Precheck. United Airlines passengers eligible for inclusion in the Precheck program will see the TSA Precheck indictor on mobile boarding passes, boarding passes printed at home or from the kiosks at some airports, allowing passengers […]

UC Workers Vote to Strike

UC Workers Vote to Strike

Healthcare Union Approves Strike Across 10 University of California Campuses STATEWIDE – AFSCME 3299, which represents nearly 13,000 University of California Patient Care Technical Workers, announced Tuesday, May 7 that its members have voted to authorize a strike with more than 97 percent support. Thousands of votes were cast over a three day period last […]

Liberace : “Behind the Candelabra”

Liberace : “Behind the Candelabra”

The City of Palm Springs along with HBO and Film Producer Jerry Weinbraub held a free sneak peak movie showing of “Behind the Candelabra” about the life of icon Liberace at the Palm Springs Convention Center on May 25th. They held 2 showings, one at 4 and one at 7. Because of the huge crowds […]

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. […]

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