Take a Hike in the Palm Springs Valley

Take a Hike in the Palm Springs Valley

One of the major draws for both visitors and residents of the Palm Springs Valley is the extensive collection of hiking trails available throughout our beautiful desert paradise.  I can honestly say that I probably haven’t even experienced more than a dozen, but of the ones I have hiked, a few definitely stand out.  One…

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Press Release: First Annual Rancho Mirage Writers Festival

Press Release: First Annual Rancho Mirage Writers Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Ellen Paris; eparis312@yahoo.com Rancho Mirage Writers Festival – www.rmwritersfest.org First Annual Rancho Mirage Writers Festival Debuts January 15-18, 2014 More than Twenty-five Internationally Noted, Award-Winning Authors to Participate (Rancho Mirage, CA – April 22, 2013) Scheduled between the Palm Springs Film Festival and Modernism Week, the First Annual Rancho Mirage Writers…

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Desert Art Center of Coachella Valley: Art for All!

Desert Art Center of Coachella Valley: Art for All!

There is never a shortage of beautiful artwork to enjoy in the communities of Greater Palm Springs.  Whether you’re on the hunt for the works of world-renowned artists at places like the Palm Springs Art Museum (and its Palm Desert branch) or seeking to buy paintings, photographs, or sculptures to decorate your home or office,…

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Coachella, Round 2!

Coachella, Round 2!

The first weekend of Coachella is in the books and once again lived up to its billing as the hottest festival in the nation!  There were plenty of celebrity sightings and surprises to go along with the great music. Usually after the fact, many people wish they would’ve attended but what makes Coachella so unique?  They’ve now…

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Press Release – Cameron Robeson at The Westing Wins The Rancho Mirage Cocktail Competition

Press Release – Cameron Robeson at The Westing Wins The Rancho Mirage Cocktail Competition

News Release Contact: Robert Barrett Tel: (760) 324-4511 ext. 212 Cell: (760) 668-9079 robertb@ranchomirageca.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CAMERON ROBESON AT THE WESTIN WINS THE RANCHO MIRAGE COCKTAIL COMPETITION RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., April 17, 2013 Under a blazing sun, five Rancho Mirage bartenders worked their jiggers off last Saturday at The River to capture the imaginations…

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Palm Springs Celebrates 75 Years

Palm Springs Celebrates 75 Years

The year 2013 will go down in history as one to celebrate.  Aside from all the fabulous events that surround the 40th anniversary of the founding of my adopted City of Rancho Mirage, and the 25th anniversary of the magnificent McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert, our very dear valley neighbor to the west—the City of…

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Rancho Mirage’s Tolerance Education Center Presents “Tales of CA: Briggs, Bryant, Homophobia, and the Coming Pandemic”

Rancho Mirage’s Tolerance Education Center Presents “Tales of CA: Briggs, Bryant, Homophobia, and the Coming Pandemic”

The Tolerance Education Center in Rancho Mirage continues to offer a wide range of great programs to help both children and adults understand the terrible consequences of intolerance and bigotry.  Founded by Holocaust survivor Earl Greif to help people understand the impact hatred had in Europe in the early 1940s—when six million Jews, 1.5 million…

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