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Modernism Fall Preview Event continues to expand – KESQ

October 22, 2017 6:32:41 pm | 0 Comments

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. – Modernism Week in Palm Springs is an 11-day celebration of everything mid-century modern that brings in roughly 10,000 people to the Coachella Valley. “You have dealers from all over the world. You are going to see things that you normally wouldn’t see in person,” James Claude, President of the A-LA-Mod Gallery…

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Banner week! La Quinta water polo, Xavier Prep volleyball capture DVL championships – The Desert Sun

October 22, 2017 5:30:48 pm | 0 Comments

CLOSE Xavier Prep topped rival Palm Desert 3-1 in a battle of the top teams in the Desert Valley League. (Oct. 16, 2017) Brandon Magpantay, Special to The Desert Sun Buy Photo La Quinta and Xavier Prep water polo action on Saturday, October 21, 2017 in La Quinta.(Photo: Richard Lui/The Desert Sun)Buy Photo The chant…

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Locals enjoy 6th annual Family Fun Day – KESQ

October 22, 2017 4:26:48 pm | 0 Comments

Copyright © 2017 NPG of California, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. PALM DESERT, Calif. – The McCallum Theater in Palm Desert kicked off its 30th-anniversary celebration on Sunday with the annual Family Fun Day event.  More than 1,000 community members were invited to the property to…

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Get nostalgic with The Righteous Brothers at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino – Press-Enterprise

October 22, 2017 9:00:24 am | 0 Comments

You’ve no doubt heard The Righteous Brothers songs, including a couple from box office hits “Top Gun” and “Ghost.” Tom Cruise and friends serenade Kelly McGillis’ character in the famous bar scene of the former with “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling” while Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze get intimate with clay as “Unchained Melody” plays…

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Valley Voice: Coachella Valley 2050 — Crafting the future vision into reality – The Desert Sun

October 22, 2017 7:00:27 am | 0 Comments

CLOSE The Renewable Energy Academy of Learning at Desert Hot Springs High School, a CVEP program, gives students hands-on experience through internships and job-shadowing. (Feb. 18, 2016) Lucas Esposito and Kristen Hwang Joe Wallace(Photo: Cordova Photography.com) California’s Coachella Valley, with its nine cities and unincorporated parts of Riverside County, is a region with enormous potential…

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El Paseo Kicks Off Season With Palm Desert First Weekend, Parade, And More – Patch.com

October 22, 2017 5:23:27 am | 0 Comments

From The City of El Paseo: Season is in full-swing on El Paseo with all of the favorite shops and restaurants officially re-opened, the annual Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade returning on October 29, Palm Desert First Weekend kicking off on November 3, and the annual Thanksgiving Day 5k coming up on November 23. The…

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Thousands support 31st annual Desert AIDS walk in Palm Springs – KESQ

October 21, 2017 11:18:21 am | 0 Comments

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. – Thousands of people showed up in support of the 31st annual Desert AIDS walk in Palm Springs.  The annual walk shines a spotlight on the efforts to stop the spread of  HIV. “This year we will bring over 400 new people into care and we’re able to do that because of the…

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Desert Chapel struggling to fix gym after $150000 in rain damage, sports teams displaced – The Desert Sun

October 21, 2017 10:00:22 am | 0 Comments

CLOSE A thunderstorm dropped more than an inch of rain in Palm Springs on Saturday, leading to some dramatic scenes. Omar Ornelas and Robert Hopwood, The Desert Sun Volunteers mop water off of the gym floor at Desert Chapel Christian High School after a rain and wind storm that hit Palm Springs on September 9,…

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How 'Desert Scene' came to be: Meet our volunteer reporters – Part 2 – The Desert Sun

October 21, 2017 9:01:04 am | 0 Comments

Barry Dayton(Photo: Guest reporters) Thanks to all of you who said you liked last week’s story on how this unique newspaper section came to be.  In case you missed it, we introduced the first half ALPHABETICALLY of our volunteer Guest Reporters who spend countless hours attending, writing, photographing, and fact checking every article.  Here, ALPHABETICALLY…

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Rancho Mirage grits out 'ugly win' over Yucca Valley; DCA takes down No. 2-ranked team – The Desert Sun

October 20, 2017 11:42:00 pm | 0 Comments

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Rancho Mirage’s quarterback David Talley fights off Yucca Valley’s Reuben Schmit in Rancho Mirage on Friday, October 20, 2017.(Photo: Taya Gray) The ugly win is always a tricky thing for a football coach. On the one hand, you’re very happy to get the win. On the other, you’re…

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