What to know about the Rancho Mirage City Council election on Tuesday

Three four-year seats are up for grabs in the Rancho Mirage City Council election, with incumbents Dana Hobart, Charles Townsend, and Iris Smotrich facing newcomers Kate Spates, Bob Mueller, and Michael Harrington. Among some of the more hotly-debated topics of this election were the CV…

‘Stars Among Us’ Shine For Mizell Senior Center

The Palm Springs Air Museum hosted the Mizell Senior Center’s 13th Annual “Stars Among Us Gala,” which was produced and directed by Frank Goldstin of Momentous Events and featured Michael Jackson live performer Jalles Franca. The Mizell Senior Center has spent the last 43 years…

Air Museum Honors Its Top Guns At ‘Best Of The Best’ Gala

Heroes from all walks of aviation service who have contributed beyond the call of duty were honored at the Air Museum’s “Best Of The Best” gala, held at the Robert Pond Hangar. The black-tie event was complete with patriotic music by the Palm Springs High…

Living Desert Celebrates 25 Years Of Zoobilee

An elegant tent complete with a ballroom, extravagant decorative touches, African-influenced beats, dancing stilted “giraffes,” and a silent auction were all part of The Silver Safari Celebrating 25 years of Zoobilee at the Living Desert Zoo & Gardens in Palm Desert. Harold Matzner was among…

Children’s Discovery Museum Celebrates 20 Years

The new clubhouse at Bighorn Country Club hosted The Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert for their silver anniversary. At the event were politicians like Kate Spates, Rancho Mirage council members and Palm Desert mayor Sabby Jonathan. Underwriters for the event included Carl Karcher, Harold…