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“Restaurant of the Week” Segment – June 12, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 1 – “Restaurant of the Week” Segment

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Dan Gore re: “Oscar’s Palm Springs”. 125 E. Tahquitz Cyn., Way, Ste., #108, Palm Springs, CA. 92262.
– LAST SHOW TONIGHT – Gunhild Carling from Sweden; plays over 10 instruments; tap dances; sings. Brought 8 musicians, that includes 2 of her children and 3 of her children’s friends, i.e. the youthful influence. FABULOUS JAZZ MUSICAL SHOW.

Gunhild Carling

– Remodeling the show room and then shows will move inside.
– HOLD THE DATE: 6/17, 18, 19; Melissa Manchester. May add another night. Call for info.
– Las Chicas Calientes – This event was adopted from Toucan’s and Jesus Coria is the promoter. 2x a week; 9 PM-Midnight.
– Various Live Bands on Monday’s & Thursday’s. (Call for schedule).
– Every Sunday; “Bitchiest Brunch”, usually 2 shows; 10 AM and 12 Noon.
– Every Saturday; “Mimosa Men”; all male strip show @ 10:30 AM.
– REPORT on the food and Chef Arturo.
– HOLD THE DATE; 6/25 – Jackie Beat. Shows @ 7 PM & 9:30 PM
– REPORT on the Tea Dance re-opening on 6/20.
– REPORT that food service is moving to “events only” nights.
– REPORT that jobs are available.
(760) 325-1188)


Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet” Segment – June 12, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

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

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 Joey going on ACT’s tour to Mexico.
– REPORT that Riverside County HAD NO DEATHS in the last 7 days!!!! We ARE IN THE LOWEST TIER.
– REPORT that 50% of the county is vaccinated. More than half of America is vaccinated.
– “Questions from a “Joey Pal”.
1. “Long haulers” are reporting symptoms? (Yes, it will be studied going forward, and DOES clear up).
2. Evidence of heart issues after vaccine in young men? (Yes, not too serious. Does clear up rather quickly).
3. Rising concerns for the Astra-Zeneca (Oxford) vaccine? (Yes, has some efficacy issues).
4. Concern over the Delta Variant? (Infectivity is greater w/ these variants).
– REPORT that the US is donating excess vaccines to the rest of the world.
– REPORT on how to get tested. Sign up on The D.O.H.C. mobile unit will come to folks in business, managers, anyone who cares about employees, health and wellness workers, etc.
(760) 969-6555)


cont. Desert Oasis Healthcare Segment “The Medicine Cabinet” – June 12, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

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

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.
– Starting our 66th week of Pandemic.
– “Questions from a “Joey Pal”.
1. What are the values of turmeric and honey? (Yes)
2. Will myelin help w/ brains? (Yes and will help w/ several other neurological diseases too.)
3. Why so much Lyme Disease (from ticks) on the California coast? (Yes, due to global warming. Lyme disease is treatable but has some long-term issues. Expecting an increase in Lyme Disease in the U.S.).
– REPORT on the D.O.H.C.’s “40 for 40” campaign you need to vote on. D.O.H.C. is giving away an additional $40,000. to 10 different charities. Vote on the non-profits in the running to receive the funds @ by June 28th. Winners will be announced on July 1, the 40th anniversary of D.O.H.C.
– DISCUSSION of how to become a D.O.H.C. member. Call the number below and ask the question.
– HOLD THE DATE; 6/17 – HARC is sponsoring the C.V. Virtual Workplace Wellness Symposium in partnership w/ D.O.H.C. as the Presenting Sponsor.
(760) 969-6555)


“Go Green” Segment – June 12, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 1 – “Go Green” Segment

RENOVA ENERGY w/ Vincent Battaglia,
– DISCUSSION of the Utility Sun Tax: AB 1139 and Net Energy Metering 3.0.
1. Will basically tax us for using the sun.
2. Go to for a great article summarizing this issue.
3. Utilities are trying to STOP solar w/ this bill. Vince feels this is very socialistic and anti-democratic.
4. Here in the Internet Age we need to use solar.
5. This bill speaks specifically to Renova’s “roof top” products and wants to prevent these installations.
6. YOU CAN ACTUALLY LEASE a solar system, solar is not just for the wealthy. Actually helps the lower income customer MORE than the Utilities do.
7. If this bill goes through and you ALREADY have solar, your bills will go back to the high bills you had before you put in solar!!!!
8. Last attempt by the Utilities to retain their monopoly on this industry. The Utility Company will NEVER lower your bills as going solar will.
9. DISCUSSION that there is a law in CA. requiring solar ON ALL NEW CONSTRUCTION in the state. CA. wants 100% renewable energy and what will happen to this law if this bill passes.
10. REPORT on what to do to fight this bill. Links on for links on how to communicate your opposition. SOLAR IS A POSITIVE. If you tax the sun, WHAT’S NEXT???
– REPORT that you can speak to Vince directly, NO MATTER HOW/WHAT you think of solar.
(760) 568-3413)


“Senior Moment” Segment – June 12, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 2 – “Senior Moment” Segment

DEMENTIA HELP CENTER w/ Kae Hammond re: President & Founder.
– REPORT on the Mission Statement; Save you the time, energy, money and pain that DHC has spent in learning how to do these things. How to manage the issues. Rescue plan for the family caregiver.
– REPORT that her book is “Pathways – A guide book for dementia and Alzheimer family caregivers”. You can get it from Amazon.
– REPORT that caregivers die @ a higher/faster rate than the people they are caring for. Need support.
– DISCUSSION that family members BELIEVE that they know better what their family member needs MORE than the professionals so. NOT TRUE and very hard on the caregiver that is not a professional.
– Questions from “Joey Pals”.
1. REPORT on people who know their loved one has the beginning stages of the disease and are trying to provide memories for the patient? (Yes, BUT the memories will actually be for the surviving family member).
2. Is not being able to find the “right word” a sign of the onset of dementia? (Can be, but rule out OTHER THINGS, i.e. strokes, first).
– REPORT that “when you are 16 you don’t really have a very large file cabinet, but as you age, that file cabinet becomes VERY LARGE. You KNOW that you know the answer, but you need to go thru the file cabinet to get the answer. NOT A DISEASE, JUST LOTS OF INFORMATION in storage.
(760) 636-6335)


cont. “Senior Moment” Segment – June 12, 2021

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Hour 2 Seg 3 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

FOREST LAWN w/ Larry Davis re: 69855 E. Ramon Rd., Cathedral City, CA. 92234.
– REPORT on the National Funeral Museum in Houston, TX. i.e. Presidential funerals, history of embalming, Pope’s funerals, history of cremation, horse drawn carriages, the Mercedes hearse from Princess Grace’s funeral, etc., etc.
– Questions from “Joey Pals”.
1. Why did the funeral home “dress” my loved one before cremation? (Usually family requests this dignified step).
2. When you lie in state and are going to be cremated, do you lie in a casket or a box of some type? (In a casket).
– DISCUSSION of how burial regimes have changed over the years. i.e. why there are earth mounds over graves because eventually the weight of the dirt will collapse into the earth and create a sunken space.
– REPORT on the fact that Forest Lawn has to adhere to OSHA rules and regulations, not the state of CA.
Different rules than for churches, etc.
– REPORT that Forest Lawn can have large gathering outside.
– DISCUSSION of Forest Lawn’s main goal to keep families and employees safe.
– DISCUSSION that due to Covid-19 folks have learned that things happen quickly and unexpectedly. NEED TO PRE-PLAN AND PRE-PAY.
– REPORT that sometimes the person who is in the final stages of life may come in and want to participate in the planning for their own service.
– DISCUSSION of what Larry’s late wife Linda did 15 years ago to pre-plan.
– REPORT that people in the final stages of their life WANT TO TALK ABOUT IT!!!!
(760) 328-3140)


cont. “Senior Moment” Segment – June 12, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 1 – cont. “Senior Moment” Segment

NEURO VITALITY CENTER w/ Allan H. Jensen re: Ex. Dir. 2800 E. Alejo Rd., Palm Springs.
– DISCUSSION of their mission statement; focus on the patient, NOT the disease. Work w/ people who have neurological issues.
– REPORT that NVC has been reaching out to clients thru ZOOM, BUT ON JULY 6, the doors will be open!!!!
– DISCUSSION of Bootsy and Brenda who come up w/ the programs for clients. Many of the new skills learned will carry over to the “new normal”.
– REPORT that Parkinson patients HAVE to do their exercises every day.
– REPORT that Allan will focus on fund raising as well.
– REPORT that NVC is one of the few facilities in the world to service stroke patients as they do.
– REPORT that they are now affiliated thru CVAS and can get programs for many folks @ no charge.
– REPORT on their food program for lunch @ the Center.
– DISCUSSION of the attitude of returning clients as the “masks come off”. Lol. Clients have missed the community/socialization interaction w/ others in similar situations.
– REPORT on the need for volunteers. Just call.
– DISCUSSION that they are open from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Start seeing clients about 8 ish.
– REPORT on the facilities, gardens, equipment, etc. i.e. the new garden club that’s starting.
(760) 323-7676)


Animal Segment – June 12, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 2 – Animal Segment

LOVING ALL ANIMALS w/ Michael Russell re: 83496 Ave., 51 in Coachella, CA.
– REPORT that as of last July they have NOT euthanized any dogs @ their facility.
– DISCUSSION that there seem to be more care needed for the animals. New challenges.
– REPORT that in 1998 the State of CA. said we had to end the euthanasia of animals by 2010. Didn’t happen by 2010, but did happen in 2020.
– DISCUSSION that we are ALWAYS in “kitty season”. We need to spay/neuter more. Vet services are starting to open back up w/ some restrictions. WE NEED TO FUND RAISE to cover these costs.
– LOVING ALL ANIMALS can micro-chip now since it is not considered a medical procedure. If you take an animal into a shelter YOU CAN NOT GET YOUR ANIMAL BACK if it is not micro-chipped.
11/13 – 11 AM TO 2 PM “Spayghetti and No Balls” fund raiser @ Lindi Biggi’s home.
1/1/22 – New Year’s Day function @ Lindi Biggi’s home.
– DISCUSSION of the need for volunteers @ our animal shelters.
– REPORT that you need to; 1. Micro-chip your animals. 2. Vaccinate your animals. 3. Spay or neuter your animals.
– L.A.A. is open 9 AM to 4 PM Monday thru Saturday.
(760) 834-7000)


cont., Animal Segment – June 12, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Hour 3 Seg 3 – cont., Animal Segment

COACHELLA VALLEY CAT CLUB w/ Chris Martello re: Her cat rescue NEW non-profit.
– A new non-profit. CV Weekly, Carter Animal Hospital have been very supportive.
– REPORT on how Chris “SAVES” homeless cats.
– DISCUSSION of how she funded it herself and then started the non-profit. The strays that she finds ARE NOT MICRO-CHIPPED.
– FUNDRAISER @ Quick Quack Car Wash. Go to her website and donate $10. To CVCC and you get a voucher for the TOP wash @ Quick Quack.
– REPORT that there’s a “Chewy Wish List” on her website.
– REPORT that she really needs foster homes for these cats. She needs helpers to aid in the care of the cats. Some are still “on the streets”. OH NOI!!!
– REPORT that predators TAKE CATS TOO. Chris is very careful about who she gives her saved cats to.
(760) 578-8700)

AMY’S PURPOSE w/ DeAnn Lubell re; Author and animal activist.
– REPORT on the history that caused the creation of Amy’s Purpose. Amy was a 4 year-old rescue doggie that was murdered in the High Desert by coyotes, even though she was in a fenced back yard.
– DISCUSSION that this effort is not AGAINST the predators but is ABOUT information to increase awareness about predators. The predators ARE EVERYWHERE. Snakes, coyotes, bobcats, EVEN human, etc.,
– REPORT on the new non-profit website
– DISCUSSION that she wants to have grief counseling available for those who lose their furry family members.
– REPORT on tips about what to do when your pet is threatened. 1. Keep an eye on your pet NO MATTER WHERE you live. 2. Boat horns are very effective against predators and are available on Amazon. 3. Different sprays are available on Amazon. 4. Wolf urine from Amazon around your yard.
– DISCUSSION of her historical novel.
– REPORT that there is a real need of emergency vet services for animals, especially on weekends.
(818) 946-8086)

Chris & DeAnn

“Restaurant of the Week” Segment – June 5, 2021

09:00 – 10:00 AM

Hour 1 Seg 1 – “Restaurant of the Week” Segment

RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Marty Webster re: “Aspen Mills”.
1.) 555 S. Sunrise Way, Palm Springs
2.) Clarks Nutrition, Rancho Mirage
3.) 46-520 Washington St., La Quinta
4.) Rancho Mirage Library, Rancho Mirage **TEMPORARILY CLOSED**
– DISCUSSION of the tuna salad that was voted “Best in the Valley” by P.S. Life Magazine.
– REPORT on summer. All locations are open normal hours, open @ 7 AM. All are closed on Sundays. Can dine inside and out @ all locations too. Still take-out of course.
– REPORT on the 5 different salads.
– REPORT on the 30 different kinds of breads. No preservatives in any of their breads. They employ the services of a “bread chemist”. i.e. pumpkin chocolate chip bread, etc. MAKE GREAT GIFTS.
– REPORT on the different sandwiches.
– REPORT on the muffins, cookies, round cakes, brownies, low carb breads, etc.
– REPORT on juices, water, coffee etc.
– DISCUSSION that everything is made from scratch w/ real butter, etc. The baking goes on around the clock.
– REPORT that he’s been open since 1995.
(760) 323-3123)


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