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Magnitude 7.1 earthquake hits Southern California

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in Southern California, according to the European Quake Monitor and the USGS. The quake registered near Ridgecrest, California, near Death Valley National Park, on Friday night. Tremors were reported from Los Angeles to San Diego.

Rancho Mirage’s Tolerance Education Center Hosts a Compelling Presentation

Cambodia, a country located on the mainland of Southeast Asia, is a land of plains and great rivers. It is mainly a rural country.  In the capital city of Phnom Penh, the influences of many Asian cultures, alongside those of France and the United States, can be seen.   

DESERT ARC HONORED

By Madeline Zuckerman Palm Desert, CA.  – Desert Arc, known for its outstanding work of enhancing the lives and creating opportunities for people with developmental and intellectual disabilities, was one of five recipients of the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources’ Sustainability Award on April...

Lee Iacocca, ‘father of Ford Mustang’ & savior of Chrysler, dies aged 94

Titan of the US automotive industry Lico ‘Lee’ Iacocca, who once led Ford and later Chrysler, died of natural causes Tuesday aged 94. He is survived by two daughters and eight grandchildren. Iacocca was widely credited with saving Chrysler from near-bankruptcy in the 1980s...

‘Apollo 11’ Details the 1969 Moon Landing

By Theda Reichman In 1961 President Kennedy committed the United States to land a man on the moon within the decade and then bring him safely back to earth. It has now been a half-century since the spacecraft "Apollo 11" left earth behind...

U.S. Department of Transportation Highlights the Future

THOUSAND PALMS, Calif. – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Acting Administrator K. Jane Williams today joined SunLine Transit Agency officials and other local partners to highlight transit workforce training for innovative technologies of the future, including zero-emission transit buses. “Workforce...

ADULT MOSQUITO CONTROL APPLICATIONS PLANNED FOR PALM SPRINGS

INDIO, CA, May 21, 2019: In an effort to lower the number of mosquitoes and reduce the risk of disease transmission to people by infected mosquitoes, Palm Springs becomes the third city where the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District has scheduled ultra-low volume (ULV) truck-mounted...

Ideas for You and Your Pet

5 Springtime Adventure Ideas for You and Your Pet As temperatures rise and days get longer, pets, just like humans, get excited about spring. It’s time to get into new routines, and warmer weather provides the perfect opportunity to spend more time with your pet, creating memories...

AERIAL ADULT MOSQUITO CONTROL APPLICATIONS SCHEDULED MAY 2-4 2019

Due to increased mosquito activity north of the Salton Sea, the District has scheduled ultra-low volume (ULV) applications by helicopter to reduce the number of mosquitoes and threat of mosquito-borne disease transmission. The treatment area is bordered by Highway 111, Wheeler Street,...

KANYE WEST’S SUNDAY SERVICE LIVE STREAM EXCLUSIVELY ON YOUTUBE

Streaming at 9:00am PT on Coachella’s YouTube Channel or in the YouTube Music app Tune in Weekend 2 of Coachella for Sunday Service on Easter morning, April 21. Live stream starts at 9:00 am PT.  Experience Coachella Weekend 2...