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December

Restaurant of the Week Segment – December 26, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 1 – Restaurant of the Week Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Willie Rhine re: “849” and “1501 Uptown GastroPub” Restaurants. 849 N. Palm Cyn., Dr. Palm Springs and 1501 N. Palm Cyn., Dr., Palm Springs.
– HAPPY NEW YEAR from Willie to all the “Joey Pals”.
– REPORT that he has started his own delivery team.
– REPORT that they are open for lunch take-out from 11 AM to 2 PM and then again for dinner take-out from 5 to 8 PM. All take-out menu is online. Trying to find ways to keep as many employees working as possible.
– REPORT on the possible new menu when “849” re-opens. Bring back the fried chicken.
– REPORT on the new restaurant, (w/ Chad) called “1501 Uptown GastroPub”. Casual but elegant bar food. Elevated pub food. Sandwiches, steaks, Willie’s shephard’s pie, international, bar food, small plates, beer. Entire space can become “outdoor” dining.
– DISCUSSION of re-opening “849” and then eventually “1501”.
– REPORT that the seating outdoors @ “1501” is quite large.
– DISCUSSION of Willie encouraging folks to buy gift cards for restaurants to continue to support local businesses.
– REPORT that Chad and Willie both have so much experience in both the restaurant and catering business.
www.eight4nine.com
(760) 325-8490)
www.1501uptown.com
(760) 320-1501)

Willie

Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – December 26, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
Leads the COVID-10 Taskforce.
– REPORT that we are starting the 41st week of COVID-19 “Sheltering in Place”.
– DISCUSSION of the questions AND THE ANSWERS to questions from “Joey Pals”
1. Gene therapy to help cure blindness that costs over $400,000.00.
2. Covid looks like an autoimmune disease.
3. How will D.O.H.C. choose from all the Vaccines available? i.e. The Johnson and Johnson Vaccine is a single shot. D.O.H.C. is equipped to handle any of the Vaccines sent to them. Different tiers of recipients of the vaccines. Hope to vaccinate 20 million Americans by the end of January, 2021.
4. How do the different types of “home Covid-19 tests” work?
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – December 26, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 3 – cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
Leads the COVID-10 Taskforce.
– CONTINUE THE DISCUSSION of the questions AND THE ANSWERS to questions from “Joey Pals”
5. How do you get “extra” doses out of a vile of Vaccine?
6. What are the “after-effects” of getting the Vaccine?
7. Is there a new strain of Covid-19 in Britain and will it be immune to the Vaccine?
8. Is wearing a mask worse than wearing none? No ICU beds in Riverside County @ this point in time. Distance, then masks, then vaccine.
– REPORT that Barry Dayton keeps the www.mydohc.com website updated.
– REPORT that testing HAS TO BE FOR SYMPOMATIC PEOPLE at this point-in-time, due to overload for testing. Hopefully the end of the surge will come by the end of January, 2021. Check Riverside County website. New agency involved.
– REPORT that D.O.H.C. still has Indio and Palm Springs test sites. Will have a new type of test facility @ the Palm Springs location.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

City of Palm Springs Segment – December 26, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – City of Palm Springs Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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PALM SPRINGS POLICE DEPARTMENT w/ Police Chief Brian Reyes re: 3200 E. Tahquitz Cyn., Palm Springs, CA.
– DISCUSSION of the safety of the City over Christmas.
– DISCUSSION of his two girls and a son.
– DISCUSSION of his military background in the Marine Corp and how he came to be a police officer.
– DISCUSSION of his love of law enforcement and his job. He’s been @ PSPD for 27 years as of Dec., 26th!!!
– DISCUSSION of the “will” of his staff to continue to serve our citizens and how disappointed he is over some of the behavior that has been shown by folks during this strange time.
– REPORT on the deep appreciation of the “Joey Pals” for the service shown by him and his department. The P.S.P.D. an 82% approval rating.
– DISCUSSION of what “concerns” him the most for his officers. i.e. their exposure to COVID-19 when responding to emergency situations.
– DISCUSSION of what he would like to do more of next year. i.e. expand on the “shared responsibility” between the Police and the Community. i.e. “zero bail”, prison and jail capacities.
– REPORT that he hopes to get more efficient technologies for the Force. i.e. Search and Rescue teams and Swat Operations could hopefully use drones in the future.
– DISCUSSION that he “feels” the appreciation from our citizens for him and the police force in the City of Palm Springs.
email: chief@nullpalmspringsca.gov
(760) 323-8126)

Chief Reyes

D.O.H.C. Women’s Segment – December 26, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – D.O.H.C. Women’s Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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DESERT OASIS HEALTHCARE w/ Cathy Allison re: Licensed Clinical Social Worker; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
– QUESTION from a “Joey Pal” about the stress of home schooling a kindergarten child, older children being home as well, working from home, running a house, and is worried about the anger that is building in her.…breathe, realize you’re not alone, reach out to the school for help. Realize you are a good Mom, good teacher, and that this too will pass. At least this Mom recognizes the problem. Don’t judge yourself.
– REPORT that she has insight to this because her son-in-love is a kindergarten teacher. i.e. he reported that his kindergarten kids didn’t even know what a “mute” button was.
– REPORT on how tough this is on special ed students.
– REPORT that children do learn quickly. Even thru this Pandemic you will learn something positive.
– QUESTION from a “Joey Pal” about children being “nutritionally challenged” during this Pandemic…….P. S. Unified School District is delivering meals ON SCHOOL BUSES. There are several sources for FREE food…i.e. Find Food Bank, D.O.H.C., etc.,
– REPORT that D.O.H.C. won for the 3rd year in a row “a GREAT PLACE TO WORK” (www.youtube.com/watch?v=gcpGvloF2y8).
– REPORT on Holiday Support to handle your anxiety. Reflect & renew @ this point in time. Listen to yourself if you have the “winter blues”. “Mother” yourself.
– DISCUSSION of how to handle your New Year’s Resolutions this year.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Cathy

Mr. Community Segment – December 26, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – Mr. Community Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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DESERT AIDS PROJECT/MR. COMMUNITY w/ Steven Henke re: Director of Brand Marketing; 1695 N. Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– REPORT on the “clear” mask he is wearing to allow his hearing-challenged friend “read his lips”.
– DISCUSSION of Christmas, the classics, the involvement of our Jewish friends in creating those “classics”.
– REPORT on “We are P.S.” program. REPORT on the responsible spirit of the citizens. How to support our local businesses in some way.
– REPORT that most citizens are behaving responsibly.
– REVIVALS REPORT;
1. All three stores are open 7 days a week w/ proper protocols and precautions in place.
2. Just put up “mixed century finds” up on the “on line” shopping website.
– REPORT on 2020 for Desert Aids Project. i.e. “Dramatic Action” during 2020 under the leadership of David Brinkman.
– REPORT on 2021 hope for Desert Aids Project. i.e. focus on preventing illness and having access to care. Health care equilty.
www.desertaidsproject.org
www.revivalsstores.com
(760) 323-2113)

Steven

Children/Charity Segment – December 26, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – Children/Charity Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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BOO 2 BULLYING w/ Dimitri Halkidis re: Smoke Tree Village. 1775 E. Palm Cyn., Dr., #320, Palm Springs, CA. 92264.
– REPORT that they serve 14,000. Children this year.
– REPORT of the mission statement of the organization.
– REPORT that sometimes, bullying makes you stronger.
– DISCUSSION of how kids fine the organization. Thru the school district and thru social media.
– REPORT that Bullying starts in kindergarten. Dialogues start w/ their young ambassadors supporting the new victims. No judging.
– DISCUSSION of how it is determined why a child bullies or is bullied. The school counselors handle most of this.
– DEFINITION of bullying is mostly cyber @ this point in time.
– REPORT that students stay in the program for as long as they need.
– REPORT that girls bully more than boys.
– REPORT on their new cyber bullying FREE APP. It’s talent driven. Can be found on their website.
www.boo2bullying.org
(760) 656-0309)

Dimitri

Brady Sandahl Real Estate Segment – December 26, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Brady Sandahl Real Estate Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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BRADY SANDAHL REAL ESTATE GROUP/KELLER WILLIAM w/ Brady Sandahl re; Offices in Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage and La Quinta.
– REPORT ON REAL ESTATE in 2020.
– COVID-19 in March and April caused a slower market activity.
– REPORT that in the first week of June buyers came back. For the first time, EVERY slice of demographics are buying @ the same time. Housing more affordable in the CV, low interest rates, better place to raise a family, great weather, folks working from home and folks want to travel by car now.
– REPORT that folks have learned that they can work from home and do not need to be/or are required to be in a big city. People are “driven” to be somewhere else.
– REPORT on the new “needs” that a home needs to provide for a family.
– SANDAHL Real Estate Group is very pro-business.
– REPORT that are priorities have to be to take care of the people that are important to us.
– REPORT that market was normal, then horrible and then record breaking in 2020.
– Brady predicted that the life style changes would affect the market as positively as they did.
– REPORT that interest rates are so low now. Good time to have a free discussion about selling/buying.
– SELLING A HOME EVERY DAY.
www.bradysandahl.com
(760) 409-1540)

Brady

cont. Brady Sandahl Real Estate Segment – December 26, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – cont. Brady Sandahl Real Estate Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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BRADY SANDAHL REAL ESTATE GROUP/KELLER WILLIAM w/ Brady Sandahl re: Offices in Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage and La Quinta.
– REPORT ON REAL ESTATE in 2021.
1. Employees will NOT be required to live in the big cities and can work from their home.
2. Folks want to live where there is a better climate.
– REPORT that interest rates will remain low. High growth will probably not continue @ the high rate we’ve been experiencing.
– REPORT that folks will continue to buy though.
– REPORT that we are not relying on vacation home buyers as much. CV is becoming a “boom” town to drive-in crowd and fly-in crowd.
– DISCUSSION that Brady Sandahl’s mission is to have the BEST inventory on the shelf for their buyers.
– REPORT that we are selling a lot of properties at or above the list price.
– REPORT that there is a good balance of people moving here and people moving out.
– DISCUSSION that he feels our health care workers should get more recognition. As President of the P. S. Chamber he intends to help further that effort. He has guided the Board of Directors for the Chamber through some fabulous priorities.
– DISCUSSION that we need to focus more on mental health issues, child abuse and that there are resources in our community to help our residents.
– REPORT that when a house is hold it makes employment for over 20 people.
– DISCUSSION that he believes that 1. The real estate market will remain strong. 2. The market supply will remain tight. 3. Interest rates will probably remail low.
www.bradysandahl.com
(760) 409-1540)

Brady

Restaurant of the Week Segment – December 19, 2020

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 1 – Restaurant of the Week Segment

Hello, hello Joey Pals;
Just to remind you, that even though I am doing my best to provide you up-to-date information, please check websites and phone numbers for the latest. Coronavirus Hotlines and Websites: Desert Oasis Healthcare www.mydohc.com (760) 969-6555; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
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RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Dick Shalhoub re: His 32 “McDonalds”.
– REPORT that his stores have drive thru’s open, as usual. Most of his employees are still working.
– REPORT that the Palm Desert McDonald’s DOES NOT have a drive thru, so there are different protocols @ that store.
– REPORT that there is a promotion on the McDonald’s app. Each day thru the Holidays there is a FREE product w/ a $1. Purchase. On “Frosty The Snowman” Day there will be a give-away a FREE McFlurry. On Christmas Eve Day there will be a FREE give-away of cookies.
– REPORT on the new products; cinnamon roll, blueberry muffin, apple fritter!!! Can get these three ALL DAY.
– DISCUSSION of McDonalds in 2021. What will be our “new normal”.
– REPORT that Mc Rib is here now. In February the spicy Chicken McNuggets will be back!!! Filet of Fish was a choice between a grilled pineapple sandwich and a Filet of Fish. End of the first quarter there will be a Chicken Sandwich on a potato bun, w/ a different batter, and a pickle. GREAT!!!
– REPORT that McDonald’s will continue to improve and continue to serve.
www.mcdonalds.com

Dick

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– Trees freshly cut, not stored for months.
– From Montana and Idaho.
– They will deliver.
– Tree stands available, that don’t leak.
– Wreaths, garlands, etc.,
– Will flock any color.
– Open 9 AM to 9 PM up to and thru Christmas Day.
– Their lot: 73-796 San Luis Rey, Palm Desert. Call Chuck (951) 544-3569.

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