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June 24, 2017

2:00-3:00 PM

R.O.T.W./P.S.I.F.F./Talk of Stars/Books and Authors Segments

TALK OF STARS/ACT FOR MS
Bill Marx

TONIGHT “Jazz It Up” fundraiser @ Mission Hills Country Club. Featuring Pat Rizzo, Don Shelton, Tibor Lesko, and many others. Bill performs twice a week @ AJ’s on the Green.
www.actforms.org
(760) 773-9806

Bill

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
Joane Garcia Colson

– Tue’s – Thu’s, & Sun’s: You can now enjoy 10% off food in the dining room. Mention the Joey English Show when you call for reservations: 322-7171.
– The bar at dish offers some amazing specials that are casual & affordable. Our nightly specials: Tue’s, assorted flatbreads & a glass of house wine or beer $15; Wed’s, $2 Tacos; Thurs, 2 for 1 burgers & fries $16; & Fri’s, choose your fish, choose your sauce, $18. And, everyone’s favorite, late night happy hour 8-10P every night & all night Sunday!
– Looking for some great late night entertainment? Join us at the speakeasy at dish for the best live entertainment in the Coachella Valley. Sat’s, 9:30-11:30P: enjoy the amazing vocal stylings of Keisha D & her live band. Come hear what everyone’s talking about!
www.dishcreativecuisine.com
(760) 322-7171

Joane

BOOKS AND AUTHORS
George Gree

His extensive number of books he has written. His children’s series that will focus on children w/ challenges. He has decided to give them away FREE to hospitals, etc.
www.georgegreen.net

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL @ The Camelot Theater
Holly Brace-Lavoie

“The Catch”
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 322-2930

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL @ The Camelot Theater
Andreas Riiser

“Mr. Death”
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 322-2930

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL @ The Camelot Theater
w/ Christopher Sferrazza

“Beast”
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 322-2930

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL @ The Camelot Theater
Kirsikka Saari

“After the Reunion”
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 322-2930

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL @ The Camelot Theater
Laua Moss
“Fry Day”
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 322-2930

Holly, Andreas, Christopher, Kirsikka, JE and Laura

Home/Services
Giveaway Winner:
Janiel A. of La Quinta, CA – 1st TIME WINNER!!!!


3:00-4:00 PM

Medical/Cities/Segment

EISENHOWER MEDICAL CENTER
Carl Enzor, R.N. (Chief Administrative Officer for the Eisenhower Health Centers in Palm Springs and Cathedral City) and Lee Rice, (Communications Specialist and Media Coordinator)

6/29 Open House for the New Internal Medicine Residency Clinic @ 67780 E. Palm Cyn., Dr., from 4 to 6 PM. www.mydohc.com
(760) 674-3344

Lee and Carl

THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS
Mayor Robert Moon

He took the DWA tour to see where our water is in the Valley.
– BLOCK PARTY; on Sept. 19th, The “State of the City” will be held in the P.S. Art Museum where The “Jewels” will sing for us first. P.S. High School Band will escort us to the “Taste of the City” that Nona Watson has organized and then we will bury a time capsule, and then Harold Matzner is funding a fireworks show.
– Discussion about our homeless population. Our numbers are higher than our sister cities, because of our downtown and concentrated tourist population, as well as our vacant land. Sorry that “Roys” homeless shelter is closing.
– The new Rowan Hotel that’s coming.
– Marilyn will come back to the back side of the new Virgin Hotel on Museum Way….S/E Corner of the park. The “Virgin Marilyn”….lol
www.palmspringsca.gov

PALM SPRINGS LIFE MAGAZINE
Kent Black, Editor-In-Chief

– In this June Issue; Upgrading properties in the High Desert; the Desert Dreamers.
– In the July Issue; “Be Like Water” essay w/ photos about how water looks in the Desert;
– feature on Michael Childers and his new home and all his photographs.
www.palmspringslife.com
(760) 325-2333

Mayor Moon and Kent Black

Shows/Tours
Giveaway Winner:
Jean D. of Palm Desert, CA.


4:00-5:00 PM

Real Estate/Mystery Houses/Mental Health/P.S.I.F.F./Technology Segments

SANDAHL REAL ESTATE GROUP/KW PALM SPRINGS
Brady Sandahl

His attendance @ a Keller Williams world conference in L.A. where our Desert was the “Star” when it comes to desirable living conditions. Need for listings.
www.sandahlrealty.com
(760) 409-1540

SCOTT HINES MENTAL HEALTH CLINIC
Dr. “G”

Cognitive Behavorial Therapy @ the LGBT Community Center of the Desert @ 1301 N. Palm Cyn., Dr., Palm Springs. FREE and OPEN TO EVERYONE. Huge number of persons suffering from mild depression. Discussion that depression is NOT a normal part of aging.
– “Lavender Scrolls” project they did as it relates to John’s Univocity services.
– More areas of help are available too.
www.thecenterps.org
(760) 416-7899

UNIVOCITY STUDIOS
John McMullen

Services for businesses and personal use: video production, aerial imaging, mobile apps, social media, virtual reality, radio broadcasting, animation, search optimization, augmented reality, websites, commercials, voiceovers, and podcasting. www.univocitystudios.com
(760) 904-5200

Dr. G., Brady and John

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL @ The Camelot Theater
Peter Edlund

“Mistape Marauders”
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 322-2930

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL @ The Camelot Theater
Annabelle Attanasio

“Frankie Keeps Talking”
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 322-2930

PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL @ The Camelot Theater
Chris Parisi

“Five Star Service”
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 322-2930

Shows/Tours
Giveaway Winner:
Florence K. of Palm Desert, CA

June 17, 2017

2:00-3:00 PM

R.O.T.W./P.S.I.F.F./Life Coaching Segments

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
George and Paris Kessinger

– Their “Walk of Stars” party the last Friday of each month. Open to everyone. – Father’s Day offerings. – 6/24 – Allison Annalora “Just Call Me Diva” show w/ guests Carol and Keesha. – Entertainment every night. Drag shows, – Breakfast each day starting @ 9 AM. Open every day. – w/ Azul blue martini and margarita. – Fri. and Sat., D.J. from 4 to 8 PM. – Transforming to “old Hollywood” decor. Trying to expand back patio.
www.alibiazul.com
(760) 325-5533

George and Paris

P.S.I.F.F. FESTIVAL OF SHORT FILMS
Lili Rodriguez, Festival Director

Runs June 20 – 26, 2017. From over 4200 submissions, they will be screening 338 films @ the Camelot Theater over 7 days from 60 countries. Range from 40 minutes to 3 minutes in length.
www.psfilmfest.org
(760) 778-8979

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
John Farrow

A.J.’s On The Green. Entertainment schedule that is almost always FREE. It’s a “watering hole” for celebrities. Will be open all summer. Calls his Date Palm Country Club location “Mid Century Mobile”. Sunday Brunch for 2 more weeks. www.ajsonthegreen.com
(760) 202-1111

Host John, Francesca Boyer, daughter of double Academy Award winner Luise Reiner, the fabulous Gypsy and Oscar’s owner Dan Gore.

LIFE COACHING
Laura Meeks

Awareness. We want to change, but can’t until we become ‘aware’. Must think outside the box. Can’t see the picture because we are in the frame. Then change requires courage. If it doesn’t “work” after lots of tries, try something else. The importance of fathers in the life of a child/family.
www.laurameekscoach.com
(888) 666-1570

Laura

Home/Services
Giveaway Winner:
Dennis T. of Thousand Palms, CA.


3:00-4:00 PM

Medical/Legal/Style Segment

DESERT OASIS HEALTH CARE
Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: June is Men’s Health Month.

– Tips for being in the heat this summer:
1.) Wear sun glasses and hats.
2.) Best sun tan lotion is “Equate” @ Walmart. Remember the tops of your ears.
3.) Drink 8 ounces of water every 20 minutes.
4.) Keep a charged cell phone w/ you.
– 40% of all prescriptions are NEVER filled. Because of the costs.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 674-3344)

Brian

DESERT LEGAL
Winston Frost

The pros and cons of the “ring” home security system. Who owns it during a divorce. Can cover the lense, but still have the audio. The fact that it’s private property doesn’t hold true, since folks have an expectation of privacy. The issues surrounding spousal and child support cases and how they change going forward.
(760) 537-5020

PALM SPRINGS HOME TEAM
Brandon Holland and Conrad Miller

– Conversation about the “art of real estate” and the “art of fine living” and how they guide their clients in both directions.
– The success of their recent home sales.
– Need for homes to sell. Their ability to guide their clients toward great designers/decorators.
– There is an expectation of privileged information shared between realtor and client. Buyer vs Seller representation clouds this.
– Mystery house.
www.palmspringshometeam.com
(760) 308-8229

Brandon, Winston and Conrad

Shows/Tours
Giveaway Winner:
Jay L. of Indio, CA.


4:00-5:00 PM

Fashion/Arts Segments

EMERSON AND FARRAR
Paul Emerson

Pearl is the stone of the month. How they are cultured, harvested, strung, etc., Peacock cultured pearls are from Tahiti – $9,000. White cultured pearls are from Australia – $38,000.

The wine glass (identification) jewelry he has designed for hostesses for their guests. $4,000. for this one.

(760) 832-7246

CA. DESERT ARTS COUNCIL
Steven Biller

The four aspects of this fabulous non-profit CA. Desert Arts Council
– Cultural tourism
– Business/professional aspects
– Educational
– Advocacy
They intend to develop a regional strategy for the Arts. Want to hi-lite the hybrid nature of our geography. www.cadesertarts.org
Photo of

Steven and Paul

Shows/Tours
Giveaway Winner:
Barbara P. of Palm Springs, CA

Photo from May 2017 Appearances

“Wear red, eat chocolate” and celebrate Moms the entire month of May, 2017 w/ “The Voice of the Desert”

Gypsy emceeing the opening of “Gypsy Follies” @ Oscars. May 6.

Lunch @ “849” w/ Willie Rhine and “Mr. Community” Steve Henke.

My three favorite things on Earth…….Trev, Tami and Ty back in 1990 @ the Air Force Academy. MOTHER’S DAY MEMORIES

Mother’s Day w/ Tyler @ Cuistot

“Ruta’s Renegades” – Gary Damsker (producer of Hollywood Squares – and many other things – when we were all doing that show), Ruta, Gary’s gal Roni, Joey and Ruta’s hubby Webb Lowe….May 15 @ Trio

Attended the Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast where Jeff and Hillary Whittington were among the honorees. May 19. Photo courtesy of Pat Krause.

“A Very Sordid Double Feature” @ the Camelot Theater w/ Newell and Rosemary Alexander and the fabulous Del Shores. May 27.

w/ Fred “The Hammer” and Linda Williamson for Linda’s “70th natal day” fabulous party @ LuLu’s May 27. WHERE’S THE CAKE??? Photo courtesy of Toni Hold-Kramer.

May 30 – w/ Toni Holt-Kramer, Birthday gal Ruta Lee and Jackie Autry.

May 31 – Attending the Lucie Arnez Awards for Musical Theater Students.

May 31 – Judging the “Queen of the Desert” for DAP. WHAT A SHOW!!!! Judge Joey, Em-cee Ethalynnia, Judge Ruta and VOG Brian.

June 10, 2017

2:00-3:00 PM

Theater/Animals/Time Passages Segments

DESERT ROSE PLAYHOUSE
Jim Strait

– “PARTY” runs 6/23 thru 7/30. Contains mature situations and nudity. The plot is about “making a family” if you don’t have one. Line-up for 2017 – 2018 (their 6th) Season and tickets are available now. Can buy tickets on the website as well.
www.desertroseplayhouse.org
(760) 202-3000

LOVING ALL ANIMALS
Lynne Lockwood

– “PETS ON PARADE”, 19th Annual Luncheon and Awards. 11:30 AM to 2 PM @ Omni Rancho Las Palmas. You may bring a well-behaved pet on a leash.
– Joys of adopting “rescue pets”.
– Tips for caring for your animals in the heat. i.e. sunblock on noses of doggies.
– Her observation while playing her harp @ both weddings and funerals.
www.lovingallanimals.org
(760) 834-7000

Lynne and Jim

TIME PASSAGES
Charlie Dyer

Roger Smith: 12/18/1932 – 6/4/2017

William Krisel: 12/14/24 – 6/5/17

Home/Services


3:00-4:00 PM

Senior Moment Segment

– The “Senior Moment” Segment of the Joey English Show is presented in part by VITALITAS HOME CARE REFERRAL AGENCY www.vitalitashca.com and (760) 407-6505.

FAMILY HOSPICE CARE
Dr. Howard Cohen

Living in the moment is so important. Caring service is their reason for being. His explanation of “deathbed visions”. Usually angels or dead relatives. Even people w/ dementia see these “deathbed visions”. Their services and programs @ Family Hospice Care. (contact info: www.familyhospicecare.com and (760) 674-3344)

FOREST LAWN
Larry Davis

Report on 5/29 – FREE Memorial Day 2017. – The “I would have, could have, should have” moments in life.
– His take on the most meaningful thing on a headstone…….the dash.
– The design of the new 400,000 piece Wailing Wall Mosaic @ Forest Lawn in the Mount Zion Gardens.
– The fear of the “unknown” of dying.
www.forestlawn.com
(760) 321-6009
– “Caring Service Is Their Reason for Being”

Howie and Larry

Shows/Tours


4:00-5:00 PM

Medical/Braille/ Segments

DESERT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Dr. Jackson Crough, DPM

He specializes in advanced limb salvage. His 6/14 Seminar “Why Diabetes Affects the Foot”….and what to do about it. @ The Joslyn Center from 10 AM – 11 AM. Please rsvp @ (800) 491-4990.

NEURO VITALITY CENTER
Bev Greer

The services they have for Parkinsons patients and their new motorized bikes that help retard that disease’s growth. Need for volunteers….will train, minimum of 4 hours a week of work.
www.neurovitalitycenter.org
(760) 323-7676

THE BRAILLE INSTITUTE
Felice Chiapperini

– Mission statement is to empower visually impaired folks to live productive and fulfilling lives. Braille Institute has been around almost 100 years.
– Treat folks who go from low vision to no vision, and everything in between. Corrective lenses don’t help anymore. Difference between legally blind and totally blind.
– Most blind people don’t read braille anymore.
– Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness in younger folks.
– Macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in older folks.
www.brailleinstitute.org
(760) 321-1111

Felice and Bev

Shows/Tours

June 3, 2017

2:00-3:00 PM

Theater/Time Passages Segments

Report to “Joey Pals” on:
– 5/31 – 1st Annual Lucie Arnez Theater Awards….won by Laurel Ballard and William Webster. Photo of the judges Michael Childers, Larry Luckinbill, Lucie Arnaz, Patricia Welch and Marty Wiviott


– 5/31 – 4th Annual”Queen of the Desert” competition benefiting DAP. Won by Vanity Halston.

Judge Joey, Em-cee Ethylina, Judge Ruta and VOG Brian

 

MC CALLUM MOMENTS
Jeffrey Norman

– 6/14: The Children of Willesden Lane
– 6/15: Pix-ing – A Storytelling Adventure
– 6/16: Snowflake Their 3 show Summer Theatre Session that features lessons w/ teacher prior to seeing a performance. – Reminder that the McCallum is a non-profit. – Top Arts/Education facility in the Desert. – 2017 – 2018 Entire Season Subscriptions on Sale www.mccallumtheater.com
(760) 340-ARTS

PALM CANYON THEATRE
Steven Smith

Entire 2017-2018 Season now on sale. Broadway Musical Series, (including “Mame” and “Chicago”) Classical Series. and Sponsored Events. Summer Theater Camp’s Show will be “The King and I”
www.palmcanyontheatre.org
(760) 325-5123

CVREP
Ron Celona

Their 14 show summer season. Jazz Series, Classical Series, Cabaret Series and their 2017 – 2018 Season offerings. Their theater @ the Atrium in R. M.
www.cvrep.org
(760) 296-2966

Jeff, Steven and Ron

TIME PASSAGES
Charlie Dyer


Jared Martin: 12/21/1941 – 5/24/2017


Gregg Allman: 12/8/1947 – 5/27/2017

Home/Services
Giveaway winner:

Kristi A. of Yucca Valley, CA


3:00-4:00 PM

Medical/Museums/Symphony Segment

TOWN CENTER COMPOUNDING PHARMACY
Dr. Leslie Todd

How bio-identical hormones and alkaline water impact:
– HPV vaccine. Symptoms. Can cause cancer. Lots of different types
– 9 basic hormones run your body.
– Same hormones for men and women, just different amounts.
– No charge for an appointment.
– Bio-identical progesterone will help heal the brain
– Men who have had vasectomies seem to have lower testosterone levels.
– “Eat Right For Your Blood Type”
www.facebook.com/towncentercompoundingpharmacy
(760) 341-3984

PALM SPRINGS ART MUSEUM
Melissa Hempel, Manager of Communications and Programs

FREE summer film series held @ the Annenberg. Runs thru June, July, Aug., and Sept., All themed w/ Desert connections. Closed on Wednesdays.
www.psmuseum.org

PALM SPRINGS AIR MUSEUM
Ann Greer

Report on Memorial Day events and flower drop. (flowers sponsored by Forest Lawn). Father’s Day free admission to all fathers w/ a regular paid admission. New hanger is open. New mural. New exhibit of the gliders used on “D” Day. Sat., morning open cockpit w/ new jets. 4 climate controlled hangers. Open every day. (contact info: www.palmspringsairmuseum.org
(760) 778-6262

DESERT SYMPHONY
Pres. Nancy Tapick

– 12/15: Barry Manilow’s “A Gift of Love IV” to benefit The Desert Symphony. Prices range from $2,000. to $400. for seats in the first 7 rows @ the McCallum.
– Dec., 7, (Under the Street Lamp, Great American Radio Songbook); Jan., 11, (Cirque de la Symphonie); Feb., 1, (Almost Elton John); Mar., 15, (The Texas Tenors); and Ap., 12, (Music of Michael Jackson); Ap., 7 – Gala. Regular concert season seats now on sale.
www.thedesertsymphony.org
(760) 773-5988

Melissa, Nancy and Ann

Shows/Tours
Giveaway winner:
Joby V. of Indio, CA


4:00-5:00 PM

L.G.B.T./Go Green Segment

DESERT AIDS PROJECT
Mr. Community Steve Henke

REPORT ON 5/31 QUEEN OF THE DESERT sold out event!!!!!
– Ethylina’s emceeing talents.
– All the great costumes and performances.
– Thanks to Joey and Ruta for judging.
– Vanity Halston winning the title.
– Mayhem Miller won “Fan Favorite”
– Plans for next year.
COMING UP; Desert Aids Walk
www.desertaidsproject.org
(760) 323-2118

Steve Henke (in his heels) and Steven Kaufer (w/ his boa) on stage for Queen of the Desert.

PUBLIC RELATIONS AND SOCIAL MEDIA EXPERT
Rob Grace of Leaskou Partners

His social media group. Goal to embrace, celebrate and brand the community. His PalmSpringsSocial platform on Facebook
rob@nullleaskoupartners.com
(760) 774-1916

REVIVALS STORES
Charles Huff

– TODAY 50% off all donated items @ all three Revivals. 20% all Mod Furniture and Accessories.
– Need to volunteers, that they will train for a minimum of 4 hours of work a week. Applications @ checkout @ all stores.
– Going to “nip and tuck” the P.S. Store for a couple of weeks.
– Revivals is on Instagram…as well as Facebook and Twitter.
– One of TOP 10 THRIFT STORES in CA.!!!!
www.revivalsstores.com
(760) 318-6491

THE L.G.B.T. COMMUNITY CENTER of the DESERT
Alexis Ortega

– June is NATIONAL PRIDE MONTH
– “Nasty Women’s Chat” Group among other services @ the Center.
– 6/10: Arenas Road Tribute
– 6/11: Pride Rally @ Francis Stevens Park
– 6/28: Social @ Hunter’s on Arenas.
– New location of the Center is 1301 N. Palm Cyn., Dr.,
www.thecenterps.org
(760) 416-7790

DESERT WATER AGENCY
Ashley Metzger

– Summer time pipe line repairs projects in Palm Springs. Impact to our service and bills. Be considerate of workers out in the heat on the streets, etc.,
– Concerns about going IN the White Water River. Dangers and concerns.
– Partnership w/ P.S. Animal Shelter in June, July and August. You’ll get some DWA gifts if you adopt during those months. All posted on their Social Media. She will volunteer @ the P.S. Animal Shelter.
– Can water any day, anytime now.
www.dwa.org
(760) 323-4971

Front: Steve, Charles, and Alexis Back: Rob and Ashley

Shows/Tours
Giveaway winner:
Mike C. of Joshua Tree, CA.

May 27, 2017

2:00-3:00 PM

Theater/R.O.T.W./Time Passages Segments

LUCIE ARNEZ AWARDS
David Green

Discussing 5/31 – @ the Purple Room. Finalists for lead actor and actress in a musical Lucie Arnez Award from CV High Schools leading up to New York’s National High School Music Awards on 6/19-26. Flavor of “The Tony’s” . Apply now for Musical Theatre University’s next session in the fall. Free classes after regular high school classes.
www.musicaltheatreuniversity.com

Judy and David

IDYLLWILD PLEIN AIR
Judith Hoyt

For plein air artists, the light “changes” every 2 hours.
– 6/9 – FREE live Plein Air demo and discussion @ 7 PM @ The Grand Idyllwild Lodge. Limited seating.
– 6/10 – Outdoor Idyllwild Plein Air celebration. Judged event w/ cash prizes and wine @ Middleridge Winery in the heart of town. Art for sale ranging from $250.
www.artinidyllwild.org

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
Chris Carver

Discussing “Oscar’s” presentation of “Psycho, the Musical Parody” tonight 5/27 @ 8:30 PM and tomorrow 5/28 @ 2 PM @ 8 PM
www.psychothemusical.com
www.oscarspalmsprings.com
(760) 325-1188

Chris

TIME PASSAGES
Charlie Dyer

Dina Merrill: 12/29/1923 – 5/22/2017

Roger Moore: 10/14/1927 – 5/23/2017

Home/Services
Giveaway winner:

Darla N. of Cathedral City, CA


3:00-4:00 PM

Medical/Palm Springs Chamber/Community/DAP Segment

EISENHOWER MEDICAL CENTER
Elizabeth Wholihan and Susan Effinger

Discussing Stroke Awareness Month in May.
– “B” – blood pressure
– “R” – reduce cholesterol
– “A” – aspirin/anticoagulant and antithrombosis
– “I” – increase activity
– “N” – no smoking or drugs
– “S” – sleep apnea
GO TO THE ER….not Urgent Care w/ these symptoms. Be most aware if things happen suddenly. Lots of seminars and lectures on all health issues
www.emc.org

Elizabeth and Susan

MR. COMMUNITY
Steven Henke

– 5/31 – “Queen of the Desert” 20-cal lip sync competition benefiting D.A.P. @ the Renaissance Hotel. 6 PM. $20/general, $40/preferred, $100/vip. Celebrity judges including Miss Joey English and Miss Ruta Lee.
– report on Revivals stores and planned remodel of Palm Springs store. Also the largest lighting store in the desert.
www.desertaidsproject.org/events

Steve in the “Queen of the Desert” crown.

PALM SPRINGS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The C.E.O. Nona Watson

– Chamber tours thru ACT to India from 2/22 thru 3/3, 2018 and Australia/Figi from 3/25 thru 4/3/2018 go to www.act-tours.com and call (760) 322-1247)
– The new yearly City Guide. Free @ the Chamber office.
– 6/13 – June Business Awards luncheon @ the Renaissance..Steve will be installed @ incoming Pres. of the Chamber.
– 6/19 – Arenas Street “Pub Crawl”
– 9/19 – Planned “State of the City” celebration/block party @ the Museum Marketplace.
– The latest discussions about the (combined???) Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce.
– Victoria’s Secret has picked Palm Springs as the “sexiest city”
– May’s joint mixer w/ the P.S. Air Museum @ Spencer’s.
– Co-working space @ the Chamber offices @ 190 W. Amado Road.
…to join the chamber, go to the web site of email Nona @ nwatson@nullpschamber.org
www.pschamber.org
(760) 325-1577

Nona

Shows/Tours
Giveaway winner:
Paul C. of Indio, CA


4:00-5:00 PM

Business/Finance Segment

ASCEND INSURANCE
Dennis Van Buskirk

Discussing insurance issues for rentals and vacation rentals. Insurance needs for your primary and/or secondary home. Insurance needs for Air B ‘n B customers.
Best prices around for dental and auto. Service for all insurance needs. Spanish speaking office as well. www.ascendins.com
(760) 341-3477

Dennis

BRADY SANDAHL REALTY
Chris Pierson

Discussing he is a “buyer’s agent” and he hyper-focuses on them. The health of the P.S. and Coachella Valley real estate market. Sales are up in Palm springs. Pricing is up over all, ut inventory is down. Brady’s “Mystery Houses” www.bradysandahl.com
(760) 409-1540

DESERT HEALTHCARE DISTRICT AND FOUNDATION
Herb Schultz, CEO

Discussing mission to connect residents w/ health and wellness services and programs. Has a 5 member elected Board. DHCD’s previous grants and support of local charities. Discussed vote in 2018 to expand from the West Valley to the entire Coachella Valley and help more residents in underserved areas of our communities.
www.DHCD.org
(760) 219-5619

Herb and Chris

Shows/Tours
Giveaway winner:
Rob U. of La Quinta, CA. – 1st TIME WINNER!!!!

May 20, 2017

2:00-3:00 PM

R.O.T.W./Life Coaching/Theater Segments

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
Willie Rhine

“849”
– June 2 – 11 – Restaurant week. $29. A 3-course menu w/ same food/portions as when the price is $42. Special price will continue all summer.
– Memorial Day weekend offerings.
www.eight4nine.com
www.849events.com
(760) 325-8490

LIFE COACHING
Laura Meeks

Discussing “Self-acceptance” and the TED.com talks.
www.laurameekscoach.com
(888) 666-1570

Willie and Laura

DESERT ROSE PLAYHOUSE
Jim Strait

Discussing “Clark Gable Slept Here” runs thru 5/28. Fri. and Sat., @ 8 PM and Sun. @ 2 PM.
www.desertroseplayhouse.org
(760) 202-3000

Jim

TALK OF STARS/P.S. CULTURAL CENTER/CAMELOT THEATER
Del Shores

Discussing 5/27 @ 2 PM – “A Very Sordid Double Feature” screening of “Sordid Lives” and “A Very Sordid Wedding”, wine tasting and Q&A w/ Del Shores etc., $11. His future plans, possible TV and a stage play. Performing in Oct., @ the Camelot…”6 characters in search of a play”
www.averysordidwedding.com
(760) 323-6565)

Del and Joey

Home/Services
Giveaway winner:

Jane’t P., Palm Desert, CA


3:00-4:00 PM

Medical/Legal/Style Segment

D.O.H.C.
Dr. Brian Hodgkins

TONIGHT 5/20 – 27th “Festival In the Canyons” @ the Ritz to benefit Hanson House.
Report on the 5/19 Health Fair in Morongo that was attended by 500 people.
Partnership w/ DAP to do special blood tests for Hepatitis C virus that affects the liver. (contact info: www.mydohc.com and (760) 969-6562

Brian

DESERT LEGAL GROUP
Winston Frost

– Discussion of various construction scams re: defects in design or materials, etc.,
– Discussion of liability for dog bites.
– Discussion of the elements of “disclosure”.
(760) 324-3212

PALM SPRINGS HOME TEAM
Brandon Holland and Conrad Miller

– in 2016, 54% of real estate sales happened in the so-called “off-season”.
– need for listings, free suggestions, and help.
– Stage great open houses.
– Palm Springs market is really recovered.
www.palmspringshometeam.com
(760) 308-8229

Brandon, Winston, and Conrad.

Shows/Tours
Giveaway winner:
Marjorie McC., Palm Springs, CA


4:00-5:00 PM

Jewelry/Cars/Charity Segment

EMERSON AND FARRAR FINE JEWELRY
Paul Emerson

– Discussion of May’s birthstone, Emeralds
Photo of tear drop pear-shaped ring ($31,700)and bracelet ($11,000).
– Re-design your old jewelry so you can get some use/wear out of it.
– Having Paul “check/clean” your jewelry is THE BEST INSURANCE you can have.
www.emersonandfarrar.com
(760) 832-7246

PALM SPRINGS SUBARU
Larry Knowlton

Discussing their donation to the Boys and Girls Club. They give a portion of EACH car sale to a charity each time. Discussion of how safe Subarus are. Built in Indiana, without landfill at their plant. The Subaru “Legacy” has no deaths in the current model since 2008.
www.palmspringssubaru.com
(760) 318-4700

Larry and Paul

Shows/Tours
Giveaway winner:
Louise C., Palm Springs, CA

Photos from April 2017 Appearances

April 9 – close of a sold out run for Del Shores’ “Southern Baptist Sissies”.

Closing night cast party @ “Azul, the new Color of Palm Springs”. April 9, 2017

“Oscar’s Cabaret” opens, starring Gypsy. Ap., 14. Fabulous Drag Show!!!!

From our home to yours….Have a Blessed “Egg-cellent” Easter.

From the Mc Callum Theatre (the “J” box, of course) and Michael Childers’ “One Night Only” April 20

April 20 the fabulous after-party for “One Night Only” @ Acqua CA. Bistro w/ Donna Mc Millan

From Allison’s show @ Azul. Ap.,22 w/ Carol, Nicholas, Allison, Gypsy, and Paris.

From opening night of PCT’s “DeathTrap”. A star-studded mixture of two casts. “DeathTrap” and “Southern Baptist Sissies”. April 27. Photo courtesy of Paul Hayashi.

 

April 27 The Extreme Home MakeOver/Joey Edition WHEEL Spin w/ winner of $500. credit @ Revivals, Edie w/ emcee Brady Sandahl.

 

 

 

May 13, 2017

2:00-3:00 PM

R.O.T.W./Museum/Animal Segments

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
James “Gypsy” Haauk

Discussing “Oscar’s”.
– Every Saturday…the “Follies. Live musicians backing performers who have a glorious history in entertainment….emceed by Gypsy. His “designer” wardrobe. Dinner and the show only $99. Every Saturday night. Doors open @ 4:30.
– Every Friday….”Oscar’s Cabaret” fabulous drag show complete w/ dancers.. Dinner starts @ 6:30 and Show @ 8 www.palmpringsdinnershows.com and www.oscarspalmsprings.com
(760) 325-1188

Gypsy

PALM SPRINGS AIR MUSEUM
Ann Greer

5/27 – 11 AM: Memorial Day ribbon cutting ceremony for new hanger.
5/28 – 3:30 – new glider exhibit and reception.
5/29 – Air Fair and Flower drop (flowers provided by Forest Lawn) Car pool or take Uber/Lyft because of traffic and lines. Brings portable chair. Water will be provided.
www.palmspringsairmuseum.org
(760) 778-6262

LOVING ALL ANIMALS
Lynne Lockwood

www.lovingallanimals.org
(760) 834-7000

ANIMAL SAMARITANS
Kim Laidlaw

– Discussion that you SHOULD NOT surprise Mom with a pet unless it’s discussed first.
– Discussion of the fact that lots of pet adoptions are done on-line/social media and help for senior pet owners on-line now.
– Discussion of all spay and neuter services, particularly in “kitty” season.
– Discussion of how to deal w/ your pets in the heat. Rules for walking dogs in the heat and laws against chaining them up with metal chains and the heat.
– Discussion of driving w/ an animal “loose” in the car or car window.
www.animalsamaritans.org
(760) 343-3477

Lynne, Ann and Kim

Home/Services
Giveaway winner:

Molly T. of Yucca Valley, CA.


3:00-4:00 PM

“Senior Moment” Segment

FAMILY HOSPICE CARE
Dr. Howard Cohen

Discussion of Death certificates. Sequence goes from mortician to doctor to health department to coroner. Discussion of cremation. Discussion of pre-planning.
www.familyhospicecare.com
(760) 674-3344

FOREST LAWN
Larry Davis

Discussion of Death certificates. They start the process…now mostly electronically…Forest Lawn fills it out and gets the burial permit….Doctors have 15 hours to present themselves and sign it. Discussion of cremation. It matters legally where you spread the ashes…and you must disclose that when selling your home if that is where you spread them. Discussion of pre-planning.
5/29 – FREE Memorial Day 2017 Festivities @ 10:30 AM @ Forest Lawn, Cathedral City
www.forestlawn.com
(760) 321-6009

Howie and Larry

Kids/Pets
Giveaway winner:
Richard E. of Calimesa, CA.


4:00-5:00 PM

Medical/Women Segment

DESERT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Richard Ramhoff

Discussion of May being Stroke Awareness Month.
– 5/18 Free Seminar “How New Stroke Treatment Could Save Your Life” @ Mizell Senior Center.
– 5/20 – Hanson House Foundation presents “Festival in the Canyons” XXII. www.festivalinthecanyons.com, www.hansonhouse.org and (760) 323-6673
– 5/21 – “Movie Night” featuring the El Mirador Hotel Film @ D.R.M.C./Sinatra Education Center Auditorium
– 5/25 Free Seminar “Why Diabetes Affects the Foot” @ D.H.S. Senior Center.
– 6/1 Free Seminar “10 Steps to Preventing Falls” @ Mizell Senior Center
– Test to see if you are @ risk for heart disease. www.desertregioal.com/heartcare.
RSVP @ (800) 491-4990
www.desertregional.com
(760) 323-6690

Richard and Bev

NEURO VITALITY CENTER
Bev Greer

Discussion of May being Stroke Awareness Month. Need for volunteers now that snowbirds are gone. They will train them in speech and exercise therapy for example. Need for volunteers in Dining Room, Kitchen, Reception, Thrift Store, Support Groups, Building and Light Maintenance and Recreation Therapy. The only facility of its kind in the world.
www.neurovitalitycenter.org
(760) 323-7676

PALM SPRING LIFE / WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARD
Denise DuBarry Hay

Being the keynote speaker @ the 5/19 Luncheon @ The Ritz Carlton honoring the Coachella Valley’s most dynamic women in business.
www.palmspringslife.com

Denise

Shows/Tours
Giveaway winner:
Martin D. of Desert Hot Springs, CA.

May 6, 2017

2:00-3:00 PM

Theaters/R.O.T.W./Segments

MC CALLUM MOMENTS
Jeff Norman
Discussing 5/13 “East Valley Voices – Out Loud” by internationally-known story teller, David Gonzales. Details of how this event came about and what it involves. For the entire family. Entire 2017-2018 Schedule and different “series”.
www.mccallumtheatre.com
(760) 340-ARTS

Jeff

GYPSY “FOLLIES”
James “Gypsy” Haauk
Discussing Grand opening of the “Follies” tonight @ “Oscar’s” in Palm Springs. Live musicians backing performers who have a glorious history in entertainment….emceed by Gypsy. His “designer” wardrobe. Dinner and the show only $99. Every Saturday night. Doors open @ 4:30.
www.oscarspalmsprings.com
(760) 325-1188

Gypsy

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
John Farrow
Discussing “A.J.’s On The Green and Splash Bar” located @ the Date Palm Country Club. Fabulous new menu w/ fresh ingredients and super prices. Next week new bar menu and early-bird specials. Award-winning entertainment EVERY night except there’s Sunday Brunch
www.ajsonthegreen.com
(760) 202-1111

John and A.J.’s Crater Lake Vodka Trophy.

MC CALLUM MOMENTS/DESERT SYMPHONY
Nancy Tapick
Discussing Symphony’s entire 5 show 2017-2018 Season. Conducted by Gary Berkson
www.thedesertsymphony.org
(760) 773-5988

Nancy

PALM SPRINGS CULTURAL CENTER/CAMELOT THEATRES
Matthew Christianson
Discussing 5/11 – 5/14: Arthur Lyons “Film Noir” Festival and new association with Turner Classic Movies are all 35 mm, no digital.
www.camelottheatres.com
(760) 325-6565

Matthew

Home/Services
Giveaway winner:

Laurie D. of Palm Springs, CA. – 1st. TIME WINNER!!!!!


3:00-4:00 PM

Medical Segment

TOWN CENTER COMPOUNDING PHARMACY
Leslie Todd nurse practitioner/professor of nursing.
Discussing how alkaline water and bio-identical hormones impact: fibroids, is exercise necessary, shingles, gallstones, pneumonia, diabetes. Bio-identical testosterone and progesterone and their effectiveness against cancer, diabetes, HIV, etc., Free consultations and prescriptions for blood work www.facebook.com/towncentercompoundingpharmacy
(760) 341-3984

Kids/Pets
Giveaway winner:
Ralph S. of Palm Springs, CA.


4:00-5:00 PM

L.G.B.T./Go Green Segment

REVIVALS STORES
Charles Huff
Discussing need for Volunteers @ all stores. Minimum of 4 hours a week, they will train you. He’s singing in “Desert’s Got Talent” TONIGHT @ the Annenberg. Benefit’s BOO2Bullying. Sponsored by Donna MacMilla, Harold Matzner, Dallas Greene, Helene Galen & Jamie Kabler. (contact info: www.revivalsstores.com and email: chuff@nulldesertaidsproject.org (760) 969-5742)

THE CENTER
Alexis Ortega
Discussing TONIGHT: 5/6 “Evening Under the Stars” w/ Martha and the Vandellas. TONIGHT: 1st ever…East Coachella Valley Pride Event. White Party Weekend (contact info: www.thecenterps.com and (760) 416-7790

Charles and Alexis

HOT PURPLE ENERGY
Ruben Schy
Discussing energy upgrades i.e. battery backup for medical equipment in your home. Had a car here in the desert running on “spent” oil….running on used vegetable oil or a mixture of used vegetable and diesel fuel and therefore “carbon- neutral”. Advantages of solar for your home. 18% of homes in P.S. have solar. Free estimates. Rental cost of equipment will be lower than you electric bills. Laws change in July re: the “net metering” from 1.0 to 2.0. Party TONIGHT @ 5 @ 810 N. Farrell
www.hotpurpleenergy.com
(760) 322-4433

DESERT WATER AGENCY
Ashley Metzger
Dicussing Turf buy-back program; new “smart controllers”; new efficient sprinkler nozzles; toilet “trade-out” program for $100.
www.dwa.org
(760) 323-4971

Ashley and Ruben

Shows/Tours
Giveaway winner:
Eddie C. of Palm Springs, CA.

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