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22ND ANNUAL PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FEST LAUNCHED

22ND ANNUAL PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FEST LAUNCHED

It’s the largest short film festival in North America and its being held right here in Palm Springs. This year marks the 22nd time short films take center stage over their longer full length feature film cousins from the annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) held in January every year. The short film genre […]

Pappy + Harriet’s Presents: Robert Rex Waller, Jr. and Big Memphis Hair

Saturday · July 2nd // 8:00 pm //This event is all ages //free One of California’s most prolific and profound songwriters is putting his writer’s pen aside and releasing an album of covers.  Fancy Free, the new solo album from Robert Rex Waller Jr., summons works from brilliant obscure artists and icons of popular music […]

Desert Hot Springs Library – LGBT Pride Section Unveiling & Human Rights Committee – Candle Light Vigil for Victims of Gun Violence

Desert Hot Springs, June 14, 2016: On Thursday, June 16, 2016 the Desert Hot Springs Library will celebrate the unveiling of the first LGBT Pride Section within the County Library System. Local LGBT groups and individuals, be they LGBT or allies, have come together to collect over 100 books to share the LGBT history and […]

Local high school string quartet to join touring Beatles musical

Local high school string quartet to join touring Beatles musical

PALM SPRINGS, CA. – When the touring show “In My Life – A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles” comes to the Annenberg Theater on Friday, February 26, be on the lookout for two quartets — not just one. The Palm Springs High School string quartet has the privilege of joining the professional actors on […]

CA Immigrant-Rights Advocates Cheer Supreme Court Decision to Take Case

CA Immigrant-Rights Advocates Cheer Supreme Court Decision to Take Case

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Immigrant-rights groups in California are cheering the announcement Tuesday that the U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case that could end the threat of deportation for millions of undocumented immigrants across the country. At issue is the legality of President Obama’s executive orders in 2014 that established Deferred Action for Parents of […]

Paul Anka at the McCallum Gala

Paul Anka at the McCallum Gala

The McCallum Theatre held is Annual Fundraising Gala on Dec. 3rd honoring Helene Galen. Co-chairs Harold Matzner and Donna MacMillan announced the honoree with a video of her accomplishments and philanthropy. CEO and McCallum President Mitch Gershenfeld announced they had raised over 1.2 Millions dollars and the event was sold out again this year. He […]

A CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR GLORIA GREER, PALM SPRINGS AMBASSADOR TO THE WORLD

A CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR GLORIA GREER, PALM SPRINGS AMBASSADOR TO THE WORLD

The Camelot Theatre in Palm Springs was the venue for the celebration of the life and legacy of Gloria Greer, local entertainment and society journalist, on the chilly evening of November 30th. Greer, whose byline appeared in hundreds of columns, magazines, television appearances and more for over 50 years was honored by friends, fans and […]

Local Veteran challenges world leaders to One Day of Peace.

Local Veteran challenges world leaders to One Day of Peace.

After Veterans Tom Swann and Richard Finn dedicate peace pole in Historic Congressional Cemetery, Washington D.C. Richard Finn issues a challenge to world leaders, to meet back one year later and sign a peace treaty, for one day of peace and to honor International Peace Day. Richard Finn also issued a proclamation for the cities […]

The Desert Remembers 911

The Desert Remembers 911

Former Marine Christopher Cerillo and Pamela Diamond held their annual open house memorial for 911 victims and their families at a private residence on Maravilla in Cathedral City. The event was held on Sept. 11th from 7 to 10 pm. An I-Beam from the North Tower was on display surrounded by lit candles. Plaques with […]

Warning DHS: Water bill scam!

Warning DHS: Water bill scam!

Someone is posing as a water district worker and trying to convince people that they are late on their payment. Under threat of turning the water off, he will try to collect cash. The police have been notified. Dressed up as an official employee from the MSWD the person shows up with a clipboard with […]

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