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Perspective Media Launching Provocative News Magazine

LOS ANGELES, /PRNewswire/ — What might the headlines say five or ten years from now? That’s the question Perspective Media hopes to answer with its forthcoming publication, Perspective Magazine (http://www.perspectivethemag.com/). A Kickstarter campaign for the magazine kicks off on December 1, with a launch set for early 2015. The stories in Perspective Magazine will be told […]

Drought—it is upon us.

Drought—it is upon us.

By John Souillere Administrative Officer MSWD The word “drought” probably means more to you now than it did about six weeks ago. Drought discussions have dominated the media as well as activities in Sacramento since January when Governor Brown declared a drought state of emergency due to the unprecedented and enduring lack of precipitation in […]

California Experiencing a Whooping Cough Epidemic 

California Experiencing a Whooping Cough Epidemic 

The number of pertussis (whooping cough) cases in the state has reached epidemic proportions it was reported today by Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer. As of June 10, there have been 3,458 cases of pertussis reported to CDPH in 2014, more than were reported […]

Parks, McKee Spark Polls

Parks, McKee Spark Polls

DESERT HOT SPRINGS – It was a big night for mayoral incumbent Yvonne Parks and city council member candidate Joe McKee in this city. By the time the Riverside County Registrar of Voters had posted the final results for Election Night, Nov. 5 (and Desert Star Weekly went to press), Parks and McKee were the confident winners in their respective races. With 100 percent of […]

Hands of Christ Ministries Presents 2nd Annual Dinner and Live Auction

Hands of Christ Ministries Presents 2nd Annual Dinner and Live Auction

The Coachella Valley Christmas Store wisely combines the message of hope with the joy of the Christmas Season! The Narrow Door along with the LOV Movement and other collaborative partners throughout the Coachella Valley, are celebrating the 10th year of The Coachella Valley Christmas Store.  We are committed to identifying needs of valley families throughout the […]