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“Lights of Love” Tree Lighting Ceremony Fundraiser Aims to Help Cancer Patients

“Lights of Love” Tree Lighting Ceremony Fundraiser Aims to Help Cancer Patients

    YUCCA VALLEY, Calif. – Dec. 4, 2013 – 21st Century Oncology of California is pleased to announce the “Lights of Love” tree lighting ceremony on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 6:00 p.m., to raise funds and awareness for cancer patients and their families. All proceeds go to the nonprofit 21st Century C.A.R.E. Foundation, which will stay in the […]

Dance Yourself Fit with a Star

Dance Yourself Fit with a Star

By Larry Jameson “Karina Smirnoff has delighted us over the years with her performances on ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ and we are thrilled to have her at The Westin Mission Hills teaching our guests and local residents through her new DanceFIT-KS sessions,” said Ross Meredith, general manager. “This will be a weekend everyone will enjoy.” […]

Hard Rock Imagines Hunger-Free World

Hard Rock Imagines Hunger-Free World

By Frieda Noone  PALM SPRINGS – Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs is now accepting canned goods and other non-perishable food items as part of the brand’s annual Imagine There’s No Hunger global awareness and fundraising campaign. The resort, which opened its doors just one month ago, has partnered with the Coachella Valley’s FIND Food Bank in […]

Semi-Pro Football Team Owner Lauded

Semi-Pro Football Team Owner Lauded

By Larry Jameson   INDIO – Rosie Welmas, owner of the semi-pro football team the Desert Chiefs, which finished first and undefeated during the regular season of play in the Pacific Coast Football Conference (PCFC), has been named Owner of the Year by the website Semi-Pro Talk (semiprotalk.com).   Welmas, who started the team last […]

Happy Trails at YMCA’s Hoedown at Sundown

Happy Trails at YMCA’s Hoedown at Sundown

RANCHO MIRAGE – The YMCA held its 26th annual Hoedown at Sundown at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa last Saturday, Nov. 9. This fun-filled event raises money for the YMCA’s 44 sites in the Coachella valley through ticket sales and silent and live auctions. There were tables of silent auction items and 11 live […]

Riverside County CONSOLIDATED GENERAL ELECTION November 5, 2013

Riverside County CONSOLIDATED GENERAL ELECTION November 5, 2013

Explanation of Completed Precincts: The number of completed precincts includes all precincts without a polling place, known as mail-ballot-only precincts, and the number of polling places counted as of the time of the update report. Vote totals include these ballots as well as other vote-by-mail (absentee) ballots counted as of the time of the update. […]

DHS City Council Candidates Speak: Jan Pye

DHS City Council Candidates Speak: Jan Pye

Pye on Attracting Business: Our role as your city leaders is to be a positive partner with our local business community. What sells a city today is quality of lifestyle, an available workforce, affordability of housing and cooperation from city staff. We have that in Desert Hot Springs, and my role as one of your […]

DHS City Council Candidates Speak: Joe McKee

DHS City Council Candidates Speak: Joe McKee

JOE McKEE McKee on Attracting Business: Our first priority is to raise the average household income to a level that comfortably supports families. This will not be achieved by bringing in more minimum-wage, part-time retail jobs that offer no benefits. We must attract industry with its higher hourly wage scale and benefits package. Because of […]

DHS City Council Candidates Speak: SCOTT MATAS

DHS City Council Candidates Speak:  SCOTT MATAS

SCOTT MATAS Matas on Attracting Business: Our economic development plan has been in place for over two years and we are seeing continue growth and interest in our community. The following projects are either inquiring about Desert Hot Springs or in some sort of permit/ construction phase (as of Oct. 6): 1. Borrego Solar (under […]

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 […]