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June

Restaurant of the Week Segment – June 27, 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Tony Marchese re: “Trio Restaurant”. 707 N. Palm Cyn., Dr., Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– Trio is 10 years old now.
– Currently open for curb-side, take out and pick up. Will deliver for FREE locally.
– Prime rib every Friday for curb-side pick up only. $42. for two persons. FABULOUS picture of the prime rib on their website.
– Will open for sit-down dining Wed., July 1!!!!! w/ safety precautions in place for dinner only and then brunch on Saturdays and Sundays.
– REPORT on his other restaurant “AC3” in Palm Desert, now OPEN for lunch and dinner…..Thursday, Friday and Saturday w/ all safety precautions in place on Larkspur and El Paseo in Palm Desert. www.ac3palmdesert.com w/ Chef Andrew Copley.
– He created www.cvharvestbox.com w/ Mark to deliver fresh produce to your door on a regular basis….farm to box to house. From Aziz farms in Thermal. 10% OFF YOUR FIRST ORDER IF YOU USE THE PROMO CODE “JOEY”.
– Can order on a subscription basis. Delivered every Friday…weekly or monthly, etc.
www.triopalmsprings.com
(760) 864-8746)

Tony

Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – June 27, 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

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 now starting our 15th week of “sheltering in place”.
– REPORT that hospitals are being filled. Surge is happening now, EVERYWHERE.
– Seems that we are going to try to “weather the surge”.
– MOST NEW CASES are coming from Coachella, Indio, etc.
– DISCUSSION of the rumor that the virus might disappear w/out a vaccine.
– DISCUSSION of the report out of Italy that the virus is getting weaker.
– DISCUSSION that even in folks who have recovered from the virus their antibodies seem to disappear in a couple of months.
– REPORT that it seems that even though you have recovered from this virus, you might be able to GET IT AGAIN!!!
– Most cases now are 45 years old and below. But the older you get, the more likely you are to be hospitalized. Getting high concentrations of oxygen as treatment.
– REPORT that now patients are being told to lay on their stomachs to be able to breathe better.
– DISCUSSION that the boarder cities of California have had a tremendous surge of the virus.
– REPORT that the CDC has added nausea, vomiting and diarrhea to the list of symptoms of COVID-19.
– REPORT that the virus will not live long on hot surfaces outside. Most catch the virus INDOORS.
– REPORT that even as we enter Stage #3, we still need to wear a mask, wash your hands and socially distance. SIT OUTSIDE @ a restaurant if you can.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment – June 27, 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

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 on how air conditioning systems MIGHT spread the virus. Depends on the flow of the “air stream”. Best to open a window and increase the circulation of air if you can. Decrease re-circulation if you can.
– REPORT that the N95 masks are good and KN95, also good, means it was made in China!!! D.O.H.C. “fit tests” their masks for “patient facing” employees.
– DISCUSSION of the “contact tracing” unit D.O.H.C. that has been started. How D.O.H.C. assesses employees who test positive and how they are allowed to return to work eventually. D.O.H.C. test employees TWICE before they are allowed to return.
– DISCUSSION that most people who are infected HAVE NO SYMPTOMS and early on may not have a temperature.
– REPORT ON TESTING…..DOHC members call (760) 969-6555 for FREE testing thru DOHC, and ANYONE may call to get advice and information. Turn-around time is now up to 4 to 5 days. Positive results are around 10%. County has 11 sites for testing.
– REPORT that Barry Dayton is keeping the website up-to-date w/ information for everyone.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

Palm Springs Chamber Segment – June 27, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – Palm Springs Chamber 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

PALM SPRINGS CHAMBER w/ Nona Watson, CEO re: 190 W. Amado, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– The Chamber has masks for anyone that needs one to help “flatten the curve” and to be certain that the problems are not because of our businesses.
– Chamber has over 1100 members and still taking new ones.
– Stress the partnership between businesses and residential entities.
– REPORT that the Tuesday Chamber Lunches @ 12 noon are done via Zoom now. Check the website for the restaurant that’s being featured. Get your food, go home and get on Zoom w/ everyone. Email nwatson@nullpschamber.org and she will send you the link.
– REPORT on the return of the “Walk of Stars” program. Waiting to hear the guidelines from the Governor and/or County to gather 300 folks.
– REPORT on how to apply for a Star; Headed by Michael Ellis. 1. Paper work is on the website. 2. Then you must go thru qualifying committee. 3. Then you must go thru the larger committee. 4. $5,000. deposit is due after these first 2 steps and then you have 2 years to raise the $15,000. price of a Star. Due when you pick a location.
– REPORT on the help from the Chamber for all the different financial programs open to small businesses.
– REPORT on the Chamber’s Co-working Space. How well it’s doing for folks who want to get out of the house!!! Two spaces available (designed by Michael Braun)….call the Chamber Office for information.
– P.S./Chamber is open Monday thru Friday, 8 to 4.
– APPLAUDING John Fritch as the out-going Chamber President and the in-coming Chamber President Brady Sandahl.
www.pschamber.org
(760) 325-1577)

Nona

“Mr. Community”/Desert AIDS Project Segment – June 27, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – “Talk of Stars” 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

DESERT AIDS PROJECT/”MR. COMMUNITY” w/ Steven Henke re: 1695 N. Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– HAPPY BIRTHDAY from Thurs., June 25th.
– “Masks are about people, NOT politics” Superheroes WEAR masks. That’s a small sacrifice for the “greater good”.
– REPORT on Jeffrey’s “Destination PSP” store (on Palm Canyon) and the mask “extender” available there. Also the lovely scented sanitizers sold there. www.destinationpsps.com.
– REPORT that all 3 Revivals Stores are NOW OPEN w/ all precautions in place. The new on-line shopping available now w/ the new items that are for sale. Drivers cannot go into your home to pick up and you cannot try on items or return items @ this point in time.
– “Ruta Toot Toot Turtle” the “name” for the paper mache Turtle Sculpture @ the Palm Springs (Joey’s) Revivals named for Ruta Lee.
– (760) 992-0407 Hotline for Desert AIDS Project Triage Line for testing.
www.desertaidsproject.org
(760) 323-2118)

Steven

Travel Segment – June 27, 2020

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – Travel 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

A.C.T. TOURS w/ Steve Kanold re: 555 S. Sunrise Way, #219, Palm Springs, CA. 92264.
– REPORT on the changes in travel due to COVID-19.
– REPORT on the precautions that airlines, for instance, are taking.
– REPORT on the proposed schedule of trips to the Holy Land, Hawaii, Sicily, Puerto Vallarta w/ Joey and Steve, etc. in the Fall.
– REPORT on ACT’s FREE travel club that usually meets the first Wednesday of every month is now being done virtually on their FB page.
– DISCUSSION of how to sign up for proposed theater trips, i.e. to “Hamilton” @ the Hollywood Pantages on their web site. If these shows do cancel, you’ll get a free refund.
www.act-tours.com
(760) 322-1247)

Steve

Insurance Segment – June 27, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – Insurance 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

ASCEND INSURANCE w/ Dennis Van Buskirk re: 36917 Cook St. #101, Palm Desert, CA. 92211.
– EXPLANATION that insurance companies (Dennis represents over 30 of them) have gotten together to reimburse 15% for 2 months of premiums for Auto ONLY for April and May. You don’t have to call your Insurance Agent, this will be done automatically.
– REPORT that for Commercial Insurance Clients, they will get a similar deal and again, you don’t need to call anyone.
– FAMILY UPDATE. Another son is engaged!!! REPORT on the baby due to another son in July.
– QUESTION about insuring a car/truck that is not being driven. Do a “non-op”. EXPLANATION of a multiple car rate, with a lower rate for each car even though the overall cost may go up a bit.
– Covered CA. has extended their eligibility time frame. Call Dennis, he will do the PAPERWORK.
– He insures everything and everyone. His office speaks Spanish. Most paperwork can be done on-line!!!
www.ascendins.com
(760) 341-3477)

Dennis

Financial Services Segment – June 27, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Financial Services 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

GOUGH FINANCIAL SERVICES w/ Janice Gough – 125 E. Tahquitz Cyn., Way, #203, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– DISCUSSION of the psychology of “sheltering in place”.
– REPORT on “Sammy G’s” being open to sit down dining.
– REPORT that the precautions that have been put in place are well thought out by most businesses.
– DISCUSSION that we have a very low GDP @ 35% now and that tells us that the goods we are selling have dropped. May have “super” inflation coming.
– DISCUSSION our national debt has doubled.
– DISCUSSION of the possible move toward digital currency. Pros and cons of such a move.
– COMPLIMENTARY review of your finances.
– SUGGESTION to transfer your money to a tax-free annuity.
– Her weekly columns in the Desert Star Weekly and Public Record. Sign up for the FREE weekly newsletter.
www.goughfinancialsvcs.com
(760) 251-7724)

Janice

Brady Sandahl Real Estate Segment – June 27, 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

BRADY SANDAHL REAL ESTATE GROUP/KELLER WILLIAMS w/ Brady Sandahl re; 70005 Mirage Cove Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA. 92270.
– Incoming President of the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce.
– DISCUSSION of expanded Zoom technology and his FACEBOOK video live stream. Uses drones too.
– REPORT that since the “Shelter-In-Place” March 19th, order there have been 414 escrow closings in Palm Springs and there are 340 properties in escrow in Palm Springs. Only 400 properties “for sale”. BRADY HAS NEVER SEEN THESE NUMBERS before. The office needs inventory.
– REPORT that people have figured out that they can 1. Work from home, w/ an office, school area, larger eating area, “Mother-in-law” suite, etc. 2. Want to travel by car, not plane, so their vacation home is within a “drive” not flight. 3. Families want to be under “one roof”.
– URBAN DWELLERS ARE MOVING TO SUBURBIA, and SUBURBIAN DWELLERS ARE MOVING TO RURAL AREAS.
– Good time to do a market analysis NOW. Study in buyer behavior.
– Keller/Williams is the largest real estate sales force IN THE WORLD.
– REPORT this is NOT a real estate crisis, it is a health crisis.
#1 – DISCUSSION that buyers have LEARNED how to use their home differently for work, family etc., and may need a bigger or smaller home to serve their needs in this “new normal”.
#2 – REPORT for buyers that interest rates are really low. i.e. 2.85%
#3 – REPORT that folks now want to live in smaller communities, not big cities.
– REPORT on what the future of real estate MIGHT be. Possibly problems might happen more in the bigger cities. Majority of buyers have paid CASH here in Palm Springs.
– Palm Springs Life reported that the Brady Sandahl Real Estate Group is the #1 TEAM for 2019 in the Coachella Valley.
www.bradysandahl.com
(760) 409-1540)

Brady

Restaurant of the Week Segment – June 20, 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; Eisenhower Health (760) 837-8988; Desert AIDS Project Triage Clinic (760) 992-0407. Be well and all the best. Blessings, Joey
.

Click HERE for information about COVID-19 from Desert Oasis Healthcare and the Centers for Disease Control.

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ John Fritch re: Elevated Experience’s “Peaks Restaurant” @ the Top of the Tram. 1 Tram Way, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– He’s the outgoing President of the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce. Then Brady Sandahl will take over.
– REPORT on the re-modeling being done during the Pandemic. Back to the 1963 style of lighting, fixtures and décor.
– REPORT on the deep cleaning that’s been done during this “down” time.
– REPORT on the new kitchen.
– REPORT on the re-freshment of “Pine’s Café” Buffet, “Peaks Restaurant”, w/ a new glass door and the new cocktail lounge inside “Peaks” w/ a bar menu as well as the entire Peaks menu.
– DISCUSSION of the surprise changes that are coming.
– DISCUSSION of the schedule of the Tram car operations. Most construction materials come up on the Tram cars and/or helicopter.
– DISCUSSION of all the safety precautions that have been implemented.
– REPORT on the menu.
www.pstramway.com
(760) 325-4527)

John

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