Palm Springs PD seeks help identifying possible suspect in Toucan’s shooting

The Palm Springs Police Department Detective Bureau has released photos in hopes of getting the public's help in identifying a person believed to be a possible suspect in the Toucan's nightclub shooting that occurred in March.

Desert Daze and Fat Tire presenting benefit concert for Joshua Tree National Park

a climber scales a rock in Joshua Tree National Park
Desert Daze and Fat Tire have announced a one-day event at Pappy & Harriet's to benefit Friends of Joshua Tree, a local non profit dedicated to cleaning and restoring Joshua Tree National Park following the recent government shutdown.

Now is actually a great time to go to Disneyland (just not Star Wars Land)

If you can skip on Star Wars Land, you will be rewarded with shorter wait times everywhere else.

56-year-old man found dead Palm Springs pool

A man was found dead in a Palm Springs pool on Wednesday morning.

Things to do in Palm Springs this weekend

Here's what's happening this weekend in Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley.

Bermuda Dunes Subway sandwich shop robbed by two men with handgun

Police are investigating after the Subway sandwich shop on Country Club and Washington in Bermuda Dunes was robbed by an armed suspect on Tuesday night.

‘Copious amounts’ of meth found in vehicle after Yucca Valley high speed chase

Two people were arrested on Tuesday after a high speed pursuit through Yucca Valley.

Woman accused of dumping 7 puppies in Coachella dumpster pleads not guilty

A Coachella woman who police say dumped seven puppies into a dumpster behind an auto parts store in Coachella pleaded not guilty in an Indio courtroom on Tuesday to felony animal cruelty charges.

Splash House announces August 2019 lineup

Splash House is out with the lineup for the 2nd round of its 2019 pool parties / after-hours parties which will be held throughout Palm Springs August 9 - 11.

‘Out of control windmill’ leads to road closure in Palm Springs

Palm Springs Police have closed 19th Avenue between McLane Street and Karen Drive "due to a windmill that is out of control."

Another Palm Desert bank was robbed

The Riverside County Sheriff's Department is investigating after a Palm Desert bank was robbed Monday afternoon.


Drunken woman arrested after tossing chair at cop at LAX

A woman was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday afternoon after police say she drunkenly threw a chair at a police officer.

Palm Springs to potentially make yet another terrible deal with downtown developer

According to the Desert Sun, the city of Palm Springs could potentially strike another terrible deal with the shady development company that it keeps striking terrible deals with.

Palm Desert is giving a million tax dollars to the Living Desert for a plaque and beer tasting naming rights

Palm Desert is forking over $1 million in taxpayer money to The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, a non-profit already sitting on nearly $30 million in an endowment fund.

Fight at Indio gas station leads to long standoff at apartment complex

A lengthy standoff came to an end at an Indio apartment complex on Monday morning after police surrounded a residence following a fight Sunday night at a nearby Chevron station where a man was hit by a car.

Palm Springs to consider banning plastic straws

Palm Springs is set to discuss a possible ban of plastic straws in the city next week.

Military personnel can get free rides on the Palm Springs Tram in July

The Palm Springs Tramway is continuing their annual tradition of giving active, former and retired members of the media complimentary admission for the entire month of July.


Palm Springs spot named to Esquire’s list of the ‘Best Bars in America’

Esquire is out with their list of the "Best Bars in America" which features 27 watering holes they say "do the best job of deepening a sense of community and making everyone feel at home...while also pouring exactly what you need." The list includes bars from New York City to Honolulu - and even an old-school Palm Springs joint.

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