You can buy this Palm Springs hotel for $1.5 million

If you have always longed to be an innkeeper in Palm Springs, here's your chance.

Suspect detained after standoff in La Quinta Cove

A standoff lasting several hours ended with a suspect in custody in the La Quinta Cove on Wednesday night

Groupon has a pretty nice Costco membership deal right now

You can grab a one-year membership and get some nice bonuses with it - including a $20 gift card you can use on anything - even gas!.

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Hiker rescued from Bump & Grind hiking trail

A hiker was rescued from the popular Bump & Grind hiking trail on Wednesday afternoon after they suffered a leg injury.

GTFOH, 100-degree days

Have you checked out the weather forecast lately? You should. No, seriously. It'

Things to do in Palm Springs this weekend

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

All Star Jam, a rock concert to benefit Martha’s Village, is coming to Spotlight 29

You have a chance to rock out and support a good cause this November, as Spotlight 29 Casino presents the All Star Jam, with proceeds from ticket sales benefitting Martha's Village.

Valley Voice has a plan to save El Paseo: ‘Use it more’

El Paseo, Palm Desert’s slowing dying shopping and restaurant district, has been looking for ways to save itself from a slow death for a very long time now.  Suggestions and plans so far have ranged from a movie theater, taller buildings, professional offices, piano bars, and balloons!  None of those have, to this point, have rallied to the public as just the thing to Make El Paseo Great Again (#MEPGA), but now, a new voice has emerged in the local newspaper with a simple suggestion to save the street.

Man arrested in Yucca Valley for breaking hotel room window, throwing items from 3rd floor

A Joshua Tree man was arrested after police say he broke a window in his hotel room and threw items out the window.

Here’s where the CV Link will be built in Palm Desert

After years of fumbling and bumbling, the CV Link appears to finally be coming to Palm Desert next year. Where will the path for walkers, runners, cyclists, and (for some reason) small electric vehicles go? Here are the details.

Police investigating armed robbery at the Palm Springs beauty supply store

Police are investigating a reported armed robbery at Sally Beauty Supply in Palm Springs.


Adam Lambert to perform at Fantasy Springs Casino this December

Adam Lambert is returning to Indio this December for a concert at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.

3 students arrested for making threats at Desert Hot Springs High School

Three students were arrested Sunday evening in connection wit threat against Desert Hot Springs High School posted on social media.

A driver plowed into the Indio Starbucks Monday morning

A 71-year-old woman drove her Mercedes into the Starbucks at Monroe and Avenue 42 on Monday morning.

Rancho Mirage needs In-N-Out Burger much more than In-N-Out needs Rancho Mirage

There has been quite a bit of turmoil this past week in Rancho Mirage as residents have been showing up in droves to city meetings and writing scathing letters to the newspaper in an effort to stop a planned In-N-Out Burger that would be built on Highway 111. Residents have proclaimed the burger joint would bring crime and noise to the area.  And while residents may like that the area is currently a total snoozer, if the city doesn't do something quick, Rancho Mirage may just end up a ghost town.

Starbucks will soon have ‘pick up only’ locations

Good news for people who like coffee, but aren't fans of people, as Starbucks plans on launching "pick up only" locations in the United States.

Palm Springs Pinot Noir Festival to debut in January

Wine lovers will have a chance to sample some of the best Pinot Noir wines in the industry as the Palm Springs Pinot Noir Fest is set to debut in January.


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