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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 […]

CA Wildlife Advocates Criticize Gray Wolf Conservation Plan

CA Wildlife Advocates Criticize Gray Wolf Conservation Plan

Wildlife advocates are criticizing aspects of California’s new gray wolf conservation plan, saying it envisions taking them off the endangered-species list much too early. The first gray wolf pack in decades crossed into California from Oregon earlier this year. Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf organizer for the Center for Biological Diversity, said she likes the […]

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 […]

Right-to-Die Clears Major Hurdle in California

Right-to-Die Clears Major Hurdle in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Terminally ill Californians may soon have the right to get a prescription to end their lives. The end-of-life option act – ABX2 15 – passed the state Assembly on Wednesday, and now the state Senate has until the end of the legislative session tomorrow night to vote on it. Senators passed a […]

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 […]

The 30th Anniversary of the Palm Springs Aerial Tram Road Challenge 6k Run & Walk

The 30th Anniversary of the Palm Springs Aerial Tram Road Challenge 6k Run & Walk

The 30th Anniversary of the Palm Springs Aerial Tram Road Challenge 6k Run & Walk is upon us. KMIR and KPSE are once again proud sponsors of the event benefiting The United Way of the Desert. It’s happening Oct. 24th, Saturday, at 7 a.m. and all runners and walkers are invited to this challenging but […]

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