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Well, it's that time again. You received your jury summons, you made the call, and it's confirmed: it's your turn to serve jury duty at the Larson Justice Center in Indio again. Here are five things you should know...
If you're like me, you have a lot of apps on your phone that you never use. But, you keep them anyway - and why not? Maybe you'll take up Angry Birds again sometime soon and I guess Apple...
Heading up the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway can lead to a great day. You get a cool, 10 minute ride up from the desert floor to 8,500 feet in a rotating car in just 10 minutes, you can cool...
The weekend is here and, OMG it's actually going to be nice outside in the Greater Palm Springs area!!!  While you may want to go out for a morning hike (since these temps won't last forever), you might also...
Welcome to Ask Clare, our advice column.  Have a question, dilemma, or quandary?  Send it to Clare in an email or on her Facebook page. ----- Clare, I hate earthquakes. I have no clue how anyone could sleep through that madness. I’m telling you...

Thank God

After suffering through a way too long of a stretch of unseasonably warm days with temperatures 10 - 15 degrees above normal, the Coachella Valley will get a break this weekend
I mean, maybe, I guess
The longtime Coachella Valley anchor, weather guesser, and curmudgeon has a new position.
Have you been up since 4:50 am today? Yeah, probably. That's what a 4.5 magnitude earthquake in your neck of the woods will do. And, while following the quake you might have some adrenaline mixed with regret (guess you...