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Hazardous Weather Outlook for Parts of Desert Region

07/11/2012 ● By Steve

No more dry heat in July!  Thunderstorm season has arrived here in the desert, along with chances of flash floods and debilitating heat and humidity.The National Weather Service has issued a Haza

Hey, Hey, LA - Look for The Sun Runner Magazine at Stories Books & Cafe!

06/27/2012 ● By Steve

Los Angeles readers will be able to find The Sun Runner Magazine at one of LA's premier independent bookstores starting next week.  Stories Books & Cafe will begin offering their customers Th

Today is A Good Day To Die

06/27/2012 ● By Steve

Conquered peoples historically have had difficult paths to walk to not only survive, but to endure and emerge with a sense of self, culture, and pride. And while the conquerors never seem to understa

Joshua Tree Astronomy Arts Theater - A Heavenly Way to Spend a Desert Evening

06/26/2012 ● By Steve

The Joshua Tree Astronomy Arts Theater, based at Joshua Tree Lake Campground, has become the place in the desert to have a truly cosmic experience.  The theater presents astronomical imagery alon

Gus Van Sant and the Palm Springs International ShortFest

06/25/2012 ● By Steve

This year's Palm Springs International ShortFest raised the question of priorities.  While the festival, now in its 18th year, offered many great films, programs could be uneven, and why a f

2012 Palm Springs International ShortFest Announces Festival Winners

06/25/2012 ● By Steve

PALM SPRINGS, CA (June 24, 2012) –The 2012 Palm Springs International ShortFest, the largest short film festival and market in North America, announced its Festival award winners on Sunday, June 24, 2

Don't be late for this very important date!

06/20/2012 ● By Steve

Jump down the rabbit hole for Hospice of Morongo Basin's "Mad Hatter" Reverse Raffle, Dinner & Silent Auction, Saturday, June 23!You can follow the White Rabbit to this fundraiser for Hospice to t

Congress Set to Consider Legislation Undermining Protection for National Parks

06/18/2012 ● By Steve

An alert from the National Parks Conservation Association:Tomorrow, the U.S. House of Representatives will begin consideration of HR 2578, an omnibus bill that undermines fundamental protection for Jo

Canadian Visitor Found Dead in Joshua Tree National Park

06/07/2012 ● By Steve

The body of a missing park visitor was found by search-and-rescue personnelat Joshua Tree National Park Wednesday evening, June 6. A 41 year oldVancouver, British Columbia resident was found in an are

A Few Words With Craig Prater

06/05/2012 ● By Steve

Craig Prater was the man the late Sonny Bono, then the mayor of Palm Springs, chose to head his new Palm Springs International Film Festival. Since those days, Craig has had an exciting career produc