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Dick Dale's Son and Ex-Wife Arrested for Highly Explosive Desert Bonfire

10/16/2012 ● By Steve

Jimmy Dale, 20 year-old son of surf guitar king Dick Dale, along with his ex-wife Jill Dale, Jimmy's mother, have been jailed for allegedly putting a full five gallon propane canister on a fire and shooting at it out in Wonder Valley.

The Clean House Brings Fanciful Melodrama to Life in the Groves Cabin Theatre

10/12/2012 ● By Steve

"The Clean House" brings a fanciful and bittersweet story alive at The Groves Cabin Theatre.

Joshua Tree National Park Roadwork to Move 800 Cholla & Plants

10/05/2012 ● By Steve

Joshua Tree National Park will begin removing and relocating up to 800 plants on October 15, for a road straightening project along Pinto Basin Road. The relocation is expected to kill up to 200 of the plants.

The Sun Runner's 2012 Desert Travel Issue

10/01/2012 ● By Steve

The digital edition of The Sun Runner Magazine's 2012 Desert Travel Issue.

Final Clap Fever from Gram Rabbit

10/01/2012 ● By Steve

A new music video from Gram Rabbit, "Final Clap Fever." The black and white video is beautifully shot and one scene is featured in Italian Vogue!

Protestors Mourn the Death of Our Desert at Ocotillo

09/30/2012 ● By Steve

On National Public Lands Day, September 29, a funeral was held near Ocotillo, along the border of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, not for a human being, but rather for the desert itself.

Gawker picks Desert Writers Issue cover as 2012's Best Magazine Cover

09/18/2012 ● By Steve

OK, so we have no idea how it happened, but Hamilton Nolan on Gawker.com, has chosen our Desert Writers Issue cover as 2012's Best Magazine Cover.

Focus attention on your business with our two Desert Travel Issues!

09/05/2012 ● By Steve

Here at The Sun Runner Magazine, our annual Desert Travel Issue has always been our most popular issue of the year. This year, with desert travel being a hot topic, we're producing two desert travel issues - the annual Desert Travel Issue (October/November 2012), and the Desert Road Trips Issue (December 2012/January 2013).

Jack Lyons' Film Talk for August/September, 2012

09/03/2012 ● By Steve

The HOT issue here in the valley, other than the weather, is the upcoming Big Bear Lake International Film Festival taking place just up the road in the cool climes of the Big Bear Lake resort area, September 13-16.

Live Feed from Burning Man 2012

08/31/2012 ● By Steve

Can't make it to the playa? Listen in and take a look around with this live feed to Burning Man 2012.