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News and current events for Greater Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley

GQ has a great profile on Mike Tyson's booming cannabis business that includes the planned Tyson Ranch in Desert Hot Springs. The story includes a bunch of interesting nuggets about Mike, the people he is working with, and the business (they don't actually grow weed, just make the packaging / Al B Sure! was hanging out with Mike at the Kind Festival / Mike smoked the toad), but of particular note are some of the plans for the DHS property.
Two men have been arrested for the murder of an Anza man who was dropped off at an Anza fire station on June 4.
The Riverside County Sheriff's department is investigating a robbery that happened Monday morning at a Rancho Mirage bank.
Summer school begins today at College of the Desert - and, while the thought of spending your summer learning may make some people shudder, taking summer school classes just might help you graduate faster and, hey, yoou can take advantage of that free air conditioning in the classroom!
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.
Remember how nice and cool and wonderful May was? Welp, those days are over, friend.
For more than a year now, a huge restoration has been quietly taking place at the famous UFO-shaped, Palm Springs home that was once owned by Bob Hope and his wife Dolores. The project aims to bring the home more in line with architect John Lautner's original plans and, well, I just can't wait to be invited to the housewarming party.
The Palm Springs Police Department announced a road closure on Saturday and, surprisingly, it wasn't wind and sand related.
The Indio Police Department has been receiving some reports of coyotes being spotted in the city, so you might want to be on the lookout for them and be sure to stash your trash.
Have family or friends in San Diego? Today might be a good day to reach out and let them know you love and care about them.
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