Kimberlin Brown Pelzer: It’s ‘heart-wrenching’ that her staff drives from Ranch Mirage to Cathedral City

Kimberlin Brown Pelzer, a person who was on a soap opera and is now running for congress in an area that she totally lives in, has made repealing California's gas tax the centerpiece of her campaign - even though there really is nothing that...

Brian Setzer Orchestra to perform ‘Christmas Rocks’ at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio

The Brian Setzer is coming back to the desert this December to spread some holiday cheer. The former Stray Cat and three-time Grammy Award-winner will be bringing his 19-piece orchestra to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino for the “Brian Setzer Orchestra’s 15th Annual ‘Christmas Rocks!’ Tour"...

Minivan plows into Palm Desert gas station

A minivan crashed into a Palm Desert Chevron station on Tuesday.

Bob’s Discount Furniture to open in Palm Desert

Bob's Discount Furniture, the 12th largest furniture chain in the United States, will open its first location in the Coachella Valley in Palm Desert in August. The retailer will open in the space once occupied by Sports Authority next to Target in the Desert Crossings Center...

Stolen property from vehicles found in Thousand Palms storage unit, 2 arrested

Police have arrested two people in connection with multiple vehicle thefts in La Quinta and Palm Desert. After receiving reports of vehicle thefts in La Quinta, the La Quinta Special Enforcement Team investigated and contacted and detained Daniel Contreras and Nancy Fuchs, according to a...

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Redlands woman arrested for stabbing man who exposed himself

Police arrested a woman after they say she stabbed a man who indecently exposed himself to her in Redlands. After a 28-year-old man exposed himself to Cynthia Molina, 51, on Tuesday at Jennie Davis Park, Molina followed him, according to the LA Times. The...

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How to sneak food out of a buffet

Yes, you are not supposed to sneak food out of a buffet, but what if you want some of that delicious buffet food at a later time?  How can you do it without getting kicked out of the place forever or worse, getting thrown...

The 9 things I would buy on Amazon Prime Day if I were you

Cactus Hugs sometimes posts about things we thing you might like and we might get a small fee should you purchase something - which helps us pay for web hosting and bills and stuff.   Amazon Prime Day is here (I know, you already knew this...

You may want to avoid driving through downtown Palm Springs for a bit

Driving Palm Canyon Drive through downtown Palm Springs is usually a pain in the ass. Cruising the stretch means you have to deal with jaywalkers, tourists taking forever to parallel park, and out-of-state drivers stopping in the middle of the road for seemingly no...

Juvenile hospitalized after being shot in Coachella

A male juvenile was taken to the hospital after being shot in Coachella Sunday night. The shooting happened about 10:30 pm, according to KESQ. There were not details about where the shooting took place. No suspects were in custody.

Tony’s Burgers is making some tasty hamburgers in Cathedral City

For decades, Cathedral City wasn't exactly known as a foodie haven. The city was littered with fast food joints and chain restaurants. But, the times they are a changin' and now some great mom and pop joints are operating in the city - including...

The 17 Best Sports Bars in Palm Springs

Looking for a sports bar in Palm Springs, a pub in Palm Desert, or restaurant in La Quinta to watch football, baseball, golf, basketball, UFC or whatever it is you're into, well we have compiled 17 of them for you to choose from in...