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January

Restaurant of the Week Segment – January 16, 2021

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/ Dan Gore re: “Oscar’s Downtown Palm Springs”. 125 E. Tahquitz Cyn.,Way, #108, Palm Springs.
– REPORT that Oscar’s re-opened New Years Eve for to go orders. Can order one-line or by phone, pay w/ a credit card and delivery is FREE.
– DISCUSSION of the items on the menu now that all is take out. i.e. BBQ chix and ribs, tequila pasta, 3 different tacos etc. Menu is seasonal.
– REPORT that bottles of wine and beer can be delivered w/ to go orders. Mixed drinks as well!!!
– REPORT that to go orders are just for lunch and dinner.
– DISCUSSION of Chef Arturo having been there since “Oscar’s” first opened.
– REPORT that they are open Wed., – Sun., from 11 AM to 8 PM and close @ 5 PM on Sundays.
– DISCUSSION of how/when he hopes Palm Springs will re-open.
– REPORT on the generosity of Dick Shalhoub of McDonalds supporting Dan’s Christmas Morning Pancake Breakfast that Dan had to cancel and Dick provided McDonalds breakfast sandwiches.
– REPORT on the loyalty of Dan’s customers and their support of the take out menu.
www.oscarspalmsprings.com
(760) 325-1188)

Dan

Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet” – January 16, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 2 – Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet”

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 45th. week of COVID-19 “Sheltering in Place”.
– REPORT that D.O.H.C. now HAS THE PFISER VACCINE. The gov’t was holding back vaccines for the second doses, and D.O.H.C. got 2,000 doses. They are vaccinating health care workers.
– REPORT that by next Fri. they will have vaccinated 2,000 health care workers and then go to the community.
– REPORT that Federal guidelines have changed to 65 plus for early tier vaccinations and then essential workers.
– REPORT that whether or not you are a D.O.H.C. client or not go to www.mydohc.com and sign up for an indoor vaccine in Palm Springs. Will open Indio location soon.
– REPORT that D.O.H.C. is working w/ high schools to set up vaccination stations in gyms, etc.
– REPORT that Johnson and Johnson Vaccine, requiring just one shot, will be hopefully distributed by March.
– DISCUSSION of Brian’s experience w/ his first shot and NO ISSUES.
– REPORT on how your appointment w/ D.O.H.C. will handle your vaccination. Different pods, questions to be certain you are eligible for the vaccine, (asked twice), you will be observed for @ least 15 minutes AFTER your vaccine to watch for side-effects.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet” – January 16, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 3 – cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet”

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 from “Joey Pals”.
1. QUESTION from KGX’s Garry; What is the “swiss cheese” model of treating COVID-19?
2. Why are the ICU beds so full and almost no flu patients. (Weak flu this year).
3. If you take OTC ibuprofen or acetaminophen, had a bad nights’ sleep or drink should you get the vaccine? (Yes, perhaps not to if you are pregnant. If you’ve HAD COVID-19 you don’t have to wait to get the vaccine, because we now have the supply available).
4. Can you spread the virus IF you have the vaccine? (Since there is NO virus in the vaccine, no).
5. After you get the vaccine how long does it take for your immunity to build up so you won’t get the virus. (About 2 weeks).
6. 70% of folks who have had COVID-19 may have lasting symptoms. (Yes)
– REPORT that the Desert Sun will report when/where vaccination stations will be set up.
– REPORT that they need volunteers, or anyone w/ experience administering shots to help. Volunteer on the website!!
– REPORT that Barry Dayton keeps the www.mydohc.com website updated.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-6555)

Brian

D.O.H.C. Women’s Segment – January 16, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – 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, Behavioral Health @ 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
– QUESTIONS from “Joey Pals”.
1. Worried because I am starting to talk to myself. (A new thing, scary. Cathy’s suggestions on how to get new “coping” skills.)
– DISCUSSION that talking out loud may be a way to “problem solve”.
– DISCUSSION of how we take in and process information…verbally, visually, etc. and then validate the information in the opposite way.
2. 55% of jobs lost are to women, the highest number since 1949 and how badly women are being impacted.
– DISCUSSION of all the available support groups on-line. i.e. Community Centers, Joslyn, Mizel, etc.
– REPORT on her experience getting her COVID-19 vaccination @ D.O.H.C. She had no side effects what-so-ever.
– REPORT on her 2021 quote to start the New Year, from C.S. Lewis….”you can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending”.
www.mydohc.com
(760) 969-5277)

Cathy

Tribal Segment – January 16, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – Tribal 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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AGUA CALIENTE BAND OF CAHUILLA INDIANS w/ Bob Maloney re: V.P. of Commercial Operations. AC Casino in Palm Springs, Cathedral City and Rancho Mirage.
– REPORT on his 15 years w/ the Tribe. His history in Vegas and the joy of working for this Tribe. Remembering Chairman Richard Milanovich.
– DISCUSSION of the new gas station plaza the tribe is putting in Rancho Mirage across from AC Casino Rancho Mirage. Has 24 gas pumps, 31 slot machines, Java Caliente coffee brand either thru the drive-thru or walk-in. All 3 Casinos have the Java Caliente Coffee.
– REPORT that the gas prices will be the most competitive in the Valley.
– REPORT that there will be connections w/ the Ace Players Club card inside and outside the Gas Plaza and also inside and outside the Casino. Fleet Services for businesses in the Valley.
– DISCUSSION of the “team members” who will be very “customer service centered”. Will be hiring more in the future.
– REPORT on all 3 Casinos. All restaurants are open, with all protocols and procedures. Sandstone Spa @ the AC Casino Rancho Mirage just won “best spa”.
– REPORT on all the restaurants @ all three Casino.
– A.C.B.C.I. one of the few tribes that owns 2 or more Casinos.
– A.C.B.C.I. is the #1 employer in the Coachella Valley.
www.hotwatercasino.com
(888) 999-1995)

Bob

Eisenhower Health Segment – January 16, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – Eisenhower Health 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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EISENHOWER HEALTH w/ Lee Rice re: Media Coordinator and Communications Specialist and Public Information Officer. 3900 Bob Hope Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA. 92270.
– REPORT that Jan., 1 Eisenhower Health turned 50 years old. Thank you to the Joey listeners and the community for all the support for 50 years!!!
– REPORT on how EH always preps for Emergency situations AND in 2020 had to PREP FOR COVID-19, an unfunded and unknown situation.
– DISCUSSION that EH’s COVID=19 Response Fund and the Hospital Recovery Fund raised #14 million in record time thanks to the community.
– DISCUSSION of how people were hesitant to come to EH for their regular appointments i.e. cancer treatments, heart surgeries, elective surgeries etc.,
– New year, BUT SAME VIRUS. Continue to use all protocols.
– REPORT that EH has the vaccine and has all the necessary freezers and is now administering the Pfiser 2 shot Vaccine to their front-line workers.
www.eisenhowerhealth.org
(760) 340-3911)

Lee

Travel/Spiritually Segment – January 16, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – Travel/Spiritually 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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LALO VISIONS w/ Lalo Tachiquin re: Casa Del Monte in Yucca Valley.
– QUESTION from a “Joey Pal”.
1. If Lalo can commune w/ the angel of a departed loved one, can he commune w/ the angel of someone not born yet? (Yes, because once a being is conceived, God “assigns” them a Guardian Angel to be w/ you for your whole life.)
– REPORT that we have more angels on the job w/ us in addition to our personal Guardian Angel.
2. Have you ever communed w/ the angel of someone who has not been born yet. (Yes, as soon as conception occurred, Lalo could “speak” to the Guardian Angel assigned to the “baby-to-be”).
– DISCUSSION of how people’s beliefs and faith determine how effective his communication can be.
– REPORT that some people who have died violently or from drug use, etc. go to a “holding place” (limbo) and their Guardian Angels ask those of us still HERE to pray for them to continue their journey.
– REPORT that “gentle deaths” are easier, those folks see and go “to the light”. There are certain procedures spirits go thru.
3. Do Guardian Angels of people who has died ever have NOTHING TO SAY when situations are sad, negative and traumatic.
– DISCUSSION of how some “souls” get “trapped” in their environment here, i.e. their house…then we have what we call “ghosts”.
– REPORT of Lalo’s 90-minute readings for only $90. Great gift idea.
www.lalovisions.com
(760) 401-1810)

Lalo

Travel cont. Mike Thompson RV Segment – January 16, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Travel cont. Mike Thompson RV 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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MIKE THOMPSON RV w/ Sher Lyckman. 68318 E. Palm Cyn., Dr., Hwy 111, Cathedral City, CA. 92234.
– DISCUSSION of the term “Wheel-estate” when buying an RV.
– QUESTION from “Joey Pal” Steve Kanold.
1. Can Women DRIVE any size RV? (YES, plus Mike Thompson will give you a driving course)
– REPORT that women can also drive the big 45-footer.
– REPORT that women usually pick out most of the details for RV.
– REPORT that “diesel pushers” have all kinds of new technology on them. Even co-pilot features for drivers and passengers.
– EXCITING REPORT that lane assistance, collision avoidance, lane changing, etc., ARE ALREADY on the RV ‘s. Audio warnings and light warnings.
– DISCUSSION of the braking system and the mobile collision avoidance system and how they work.
– REPORT that Mike Thompson wants trade-ins, purchases and consignments now because inventory is going out the door so quickly. Inventory is starting to increase.
– There is the NADA “blue book” for RV’s. And Mike Thompson is giving higher than blue book for coaches.
– REPORT that people feel safer traveling in their own environment, w/ their family, sleeping on their own sheets, eating their own food…not going into restaurants and risking COVID-19.
– Sher says…….“If you’ve got a “stick house”, you’re STUCK!!! LOL
www.mikethompson.com
(760) 324-3651)

Sher

Travel cont. A.C.T.Segment – January 16, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – Travel cont. A.C.T.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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A.C.T. TOURS w/ Steve Kanold re: 555 S. Sunrise Way, #219, Palm Springs, CA. 92264.
– REPORT on their recommendation for a site to check the travel restrictions for all countries, go to www.smarttours.com.
– REPORT on the FREE Travel Club the first Wednesday in Feb., w/ a Valentine Theme.
– DISCUSSION that travel is “evolving” every month. 70% of people have only one goal when this “shut down” is over, THEY WANT TO TRAVEL.
– DISCUSSION of whether or not you will have to provide proof you have been vaccinated to travel.
– DISCUSSION of the May, 2021 trip to Hawaii, which is OPEN. Fly in and out of Palm Springs for Mother’s Day. 5 – 6 days as the hotel on Waikiki Beach on Oahu, right on the beach. Cost, including air fare is $1,295.
– DISCUSSION of the Mar., 2022 Royal Caribbean Cruise trip to both islands of New Zealand. Fly to Sydney first, spend 3 days there, then board the ship Royal Caribbean “Ovation” and sail to both islands. Price is $2,995. Door to door.
www.act-tours.com
(760) 322-1247)

Steve

Restaurant of the Week Segment – January 9, 2021

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/ Jacky Donnell re: “Elmer’s Restaurant”. 1030 E. Palm Cyn., Dr., Palm Springs.
– REPORT that Elmer’s is closed @ this point in time.
– REPORT on the “shut down” of her restaurant and the inability to provide “take out” in a fiscally responsible way for both the restaurant and her employees.
– REPORT on improvements she is making during this “shut down”. i.e. cement patio for outside dining going forward for seating for 20 to 30 customers.
– REPORT that she’s putting in artificial turf on the front lawn.
– DISCUSSION that restaurants might have been able to survive if they had been allowed to continue outside dining. All restaurants were complying w/ the rules and regulations, but were still forced to shut down.
– DISCUSSION of the impact on the Hospitality Industry, is quite large. So many restaurants will NOT be able to re-open.
– DISCUSSION of the monies restaurants have spent thus far in complying w/ all the regulations since March.
– REPORT that she donated a lot of food to “Well In The Desert” when she was forced to shut down.
– REPORT that she is grateful for the “support” she has received from the community.
– REPORT on her notifications from the CA. Restaurant Association and the National Restaurant Association.
www.eatatelmers.com
(760) 327-8419)

Jacky

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