Tuesday, January 16, 2018

California lawmaker wants to make straws at restaurants by request only

Almost every time I order a drink at a restaurant, I end up going through the same routine. I take the straw out of the glass, I set it on the table, and, when I order another drink, I do the same with yet...

Police ask for help to identify Palm Desert sexual assault suspect

Palm Desert Police are looking for the public's help in locating a sexual assault suspect.

Here are some awesome, lesser-known hikes in Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park is full of some amazing, beautiful, and one-of-a-kind hikes. But, while some are insanely popular (Lost Palms Oasis, Lost Horse Mine), others are a not quite as well-known

Rancho Mirage Wine & Food Festival | Get $10 Off Tickets

The Rancho Mirage Wine and Food Festival is the newest festival in Greater Palm Springs and, because you are an awesome person who is reading this post, you can save $10 on each ticket with our exclusive Cactus Hugs discount code.

Jule’s Market in La Quinta is closing its doors

Residents of the La Quinta Cove are losing yet another market.

Facebook is making big changes. Here’s how to make sure you see the...

Here are the simple steps to make sure you see what you want in your news feed.

These guys made it from Palm Springs to Las Vegas on a one-wheeled power skateboard

Whether you take the freeway or the terrible back way to Sin City, a trip from Palm Springs to Las Vegas is always long and boring - but, hey, before you know it, you're in Vegas losing all your money while sippin' one of those...


Billy Idol is coming to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio

Billy Idol is coming to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino Memorial Day Weekend. The singer, who has sold 40 million albums, will take the stage at the Special Events Center on Sunday, May 27, 2018. He’s had nine Top-40 singles in the U.S. and 10 in...

You can watch UFC 220 free at Spotlight 29 Casino

Good news for fans of MMA in the Greater Palm Springs area: Spotlight 29 Casino is hosting an ultimate viewing party for UFC 220, featuring a Heavyweight Title Fight between champion Stipe Miocic and No. 1 ranked Francis “The Predator” Ngannou on Saturday, January...

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Palm Desert will give you $50,000 to fix up Walter White’s wave house

The City of Palm Desert will give you $50,000 if you buy a 60 year old house the city calls “an important example of Palm Desert’s midcentury modern architectural heritage" and and fix it up. The house, called the Miles C. Bates home by...

Police find children malnourished and shackled to beds in Perris, parents arrested

Two people were arrested after police discovered twelve victims, including a 2-year-old child, bound with chains and padlocks inside a Perris home. A 17-year-old escaped from the home and called 911, according to The Riverside County Sheriff's Department. When deputies responded, they discovered several malnourished...

You can now take an express bus from the IE to Disneyland

Disneyland is great, well after you get finished battling traffic, paying for parking, waiting for the shuttle, riding the shuttle, and then trying to remember where you parked all day before you battle traffic to get out of there. Now, you can skip all...

Police searching for escaped Chino inmate

Police are looking for a man who they say escaped the Chino Men's State Prison. Michael Garrett is described as a 33-year-old white man, 5 foot 10 inches tall, and approximately 197 pounds.  Authorities do not believe Garrett is near the prison and warn...

There’s now video of that car flying into a building and holy crap!

Surveillance video of the crash that left a car in the second story of a Santa Ana building has been released and, well, holy shit. Two people were injured after the car, which police say was driving at a very high rate of speed, hit...