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Coachella Valley residents ask to help Determine Health Care District Zones for 2020 Election

The Desert Healthcare District is set to increase from five to seven zones before Election Day 2020, and the public is invited to contribute. The rezoning effort follows last year’s District expansion east of Cook Street and the appointment of two new Directors from the newly annexed...

FRIENDS OF THE PALM SPRINGS ANIMAL SHELTER HONOR HUGH DONALDSON

Award winner-Dr. Doug Kunz, Executive Director- Gabrielle Amster, Stephen Boyd, President-Tamara Hedges and VP Operations-Carl Johnson -Photo by Pat Krause The Friends of the Palm Springs Animal Shelter Annual Faux Fur Ball V was held on April 6...

Hope Luncheon for Alzheimer’s

Regional Director, Coachella Valley-Courtney Weir, Emcee-Patrick Evans and Jackie Kouri-Board Chair, Alzheimer's Assn CA Southland Chapter-Photo by Pat Krause The First Annual Reason to HOPE luncheon was held at the Indian Wells Golf Resort on April 4th. The event was a fundraiser for...

CVREP PLAYHOUSE TO PRESENT GOOD PEOPLE by DAVID LINDSAY-ABAIRE

Cathedral City, CA- Following their highly successful production of the musical CHESS, the premiere production in their brand-new CVRep Playhouse in Cathedral City, Coachella Valley Repertory has selected the award-winning play, GOOD PEOPLE by David Lindsay-Abaire as their next and last major production of the season to...

New Appointments at College Strengthen Student Success

PALM DESERT, CA — College of the Desert recently announced several staffing changes designed to enhance student success outcomes and strengthen the College’s executive leadership team. Appointments include the naming of Dr. Annebelle Nery as Vice President of Instruction, Jeff Baker as Interim Vice President of Student Services,...

SCAG Approves the Appointment of Kome Ajise as its Executive Director

LOS ANGELES – The Regional Council of the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) today approved the appointment of Kome Ajise as the organization’s new Executive Director. Ajise, who has served as Planning Director since November 2017, was selected to lead the nation’s largest...

THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE and DINNER THEATRE Comes to the Rancho Mirage Amphitheater

LimonCarr Desert Theatricals, in partnership with the City of Rancho Mirage, is excited to present THE PIRATES OF PENZANCEMay 17-18, 2019.  We are excited to announce that in addition to the general admission seating, we will add limited reserved table seating. 12 tables of 8 will be available for purchase...

Rancho Mirage’s Tolerance Education Center Celebrates Diversity

Diversity encompasses the inclusion of cultures, ethnicities and groups, religious beliefs, socio-economic backgrounds, sexual orientation and gender identity, mental and physical capacities, to name just a few. From left: Dean Holencamp, Leslie Page, Jerry Ayala and Rob Lebow  -Photographs by Dimitri Halkidis Photography

PALM SPRINGS AERIAL TRAMWAY TO REOPEN

Following a nearly two-month closure and almost $4 million in repair costs and lost revenue, the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is poised to reopen Monday. The tramway has been closed since a Feb. 14 storm saturated the area and washed out some streets, including...

SCAG Approves the Appointment of Kome Ajise as its Executive Director

LOS ANGELES – The Regional Council of the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) today approved the appointment of Kome Ajise as the organization’s new Executive Director. Ajise, who has served as Planning Director since November 2017, was selected to lead the nation’s largest...