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February

Palm Springs International Piano Competition Segment – February 27, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 2 – Palm Springs International Piano Competition Segment

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P.S.I.P.C. w/ Bob Koenig, Artistic Director and Tracey Essex, Director of Marketing and Operations. re: 1276 N. Palm Cyn., Dr., Ste., #210, Palm Springs, CA. 92262
– REPORT on their recent success @ their gala.
– HOLD THE DATE; Concert by the PSIPC Board of Directors. Thurs., Feb., 29. @ P.S. Cultural Center. 5:30 doors, concert @ 6:00. Conceived by Pres., Joe Giarusso. Singers, French Horn, Piano, etc. John Bayless will be featured as well.
– DISCUSSION of the music that will be presented on the 29th.
– DISCUSSION of the uniqueness of this event. Even folks who don’t particularly like Classical Music, this has EVERYTHING.
– REPORT on their next event in March w/ Jonathan Mamora.
– DISCUSSION of the next P.S.I.P.C. Competition Ap, 11 – 21, 2025.
– (contact info; www.psipc.org and 773-2575.)

Bob and Tracey

Film Society of Screwball Comedy Segment – February 27, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 3 – Film Society of Screwball Comedy Segment

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FILM SOCIETY OF SCREWBALKL COMEDY w/ Aliece Pickett and Ed Schroeder. Presented @ the Palm Springs Cultural Center/Historic Camelot Theatre.
– HOLD THE DATES; All showtimes are 3 PM on Sundays.
1. Mar., 3 – Arsenic & Old Lace w/ Author Steven C. Smith.
2. Mar., 17 – The Awful Truth.
3. Mar., 31 – Harvey.
4. April 7 – Sullivan’s Travels.
5. April 14 – After the Thin Man w/ Author Rob Kozlowski.
6. April 27 – The Palm Beach Story (Sat., 6 PM Screening) w/ Author Molly Haskell.
7. April 28 – Design for Living w/ Author Molly Haskell.
8. May 5 – Holiday.
9. May 19 – Twentieth Century.
10. May 26 – Trouble in Paradise.
– REPORT that there is a ticket for the entire series available. Authors will be signing their books. Tickets are available @ Eventbrite as well.
– (contact info; www.psculturalcenter.org and www.FSOSC.org).

Aliece and Ed

Restaurant of the Week Segment – February 26, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 1 – Restaurant of the Week Segment

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RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Jacky Donnell re: “Elmer’s Restaurant” 1030 E. Palm Canyon Dr., P.S.
– REPORT that Jacky is #1 out of the other 26 Elmer’s and the only restaurant in CA, but that all the restaurants offer the same menu.
– DISCUSSION of the lovely new menu items.
– DISCUSSION of the crowds, parking, long lines and yet HAPPY CUSTOMERS.
– DISCUSSION of why ice cream and several desserts are off the menu now. REPORT on how these decisions are made by Corporate.
– REPORT that there are currently no take-out orders unless you are ordering while seated and dining.
– REPORT that they don’t really take reservations, but lines move quickly.
– REPORT on the charity events Elmers will be participating in soon.
– (contact info: www.eatatelmers.com and (760) 327-8419)

Jacky w/ the new menu

Desert Oasis Health Care Segment – February 26, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 2 – Desert Oasis Health Care Segment

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D.O.H.C. w/ Dr. Lindsey Valenzuela re: 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”. Vice President of Population Health and Health Integration.
– QUESTIONS IN THE MEDICINE CABINET from; Dr. Lindsey, Dr. Brian, news, Internet and Joey Pals in the “Medicine Cabinet”.
1. What about Elon Musk’s brain neuro links? (Great advances and hope for people who are paralyzed etc., Initial experiments very promising.)
2. Should you use a Smartwatch to check your blood sugar? (Is being develop to do so w/out a prick of the skin. Great for diabetics going forward, but you should always follow up w/ a visit to your primary care physician.)
3.Is there a new found immune cell that is responsible for long lasting allergies.(Yes, if symptoms last more than 2 weeks they are probably due to an allergy. Memory “b” cells hold memory of what causes allergies and are being manipulated to start to treat this.)
4. Do doctors need to start paying attention and looking for measles again? (Yes, and this virus is very contagious. Starts @ the top of the head as a rash. Anyone of any age can get them.)
– (contact info: www.mydohc.com and (760) 969-6555).

Dr. Lindsey

cont. Desert Oasis Health Care Segment – February 26, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 3 – cont. Desert Oasis Health Care Segment

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cont. D.O.H.C. w/ Dr. Lindsey Valenzuela re: 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”. Vice President of Population Health and Health Integration.
– cont. QUESTIONS IN THE MEDICINE CABINET from; Dr. Lindsey, Dr. Brian, news, Internet and Joey Pals in the “Medicine Cabinet”.
5. What is Cortisol? (We all need this. Regulates blood pressure, determines if we put on weight. Controlled by the adrenal glands on top of the kidneys.)
6. Is RELAXIUM a legitimate sleep aid? (It might be. Contains several things that might help, BUT IS NOT REGULATED.)
7. 80% chemical is found in all Americans that comes from Cheerios and Quaker Oats. (It’s a “FOREVR CHEMICAL” bpa.)
8. Are eggs bad for you? (The whites are not, yolks might not be.)
– (contact info: www.mydohc.com and (760) 969-6555).

Dr. Lindsey

Ascend Insurance Segment – February 23, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 1 – Ascend Insurance Segment

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ASCEND INSURANCE w/ Dennis Van Buskirk re; re: 36917 Cook St., #101, Palm Desert, CA. 92211. In University Village. 26 Years.
– DISCUSSION that Dennis had 25 carriers to work with, but now has 4, since so many have stopped writing insurance in CA. Some rates are going up 50%.
– REPORT that Dennis STILL CAN WRITE policies.
– QUESTIONS FROM “JOEY PALS”
1. Why is my insurance going up so high? (That is happening across the boards. Many companies aren’t even writing new policies. Dennis can still get you a good deal. To some extent it may switch back.)
– REPORT that people are suing more and more now and also contributes to the rising rates.
– DISCUSSION that Dennis is writing a lot of insurance for manufactured homes and vacation rental properties.
– REPORT that whenever you call in a claim, whether it’s paid or not, it goes on your record.
– REPORT that NOW IF YOU ARE ONE DAY LATE paying your premium, the insurance companies will probably NOT RENEW YOU.)
– REPORT that there are NO BROKERAGE FEES @ Ascend.
– REPORT that when you have an incident, CALL DENNIS FIRST before you call the Insurance Company and it goes on your record.
– REPORT that he writes a lot for Canadians.
– REPORT that the whole office is bi-lingual.
– REPORT that the office does the paperwork…a lot of it on-line and over the phone.
– REPORT that he also writes commercial policies.
– (contact info; www.ascendins.com and (760) 341-3477.)

Dennis

Real Estate Segment – February 23, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 2 – Real Estate Segment

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BRADY SANDAHL REAL ESTATE GROUP/KELLER WILLIAMS LUXURY HOMES w/ Brady Sandahl re: 70005 Mirage Cove Dr., Rancho Mirage, CA. 92270.
– REPORT that Brady Sandahl Real Estate Group/Keller Williams Luxury Homes has three offices; Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage and La Quinta. Part of the largest real estate sales force on the planet. More agents around the globe than any other brand.
– INTRODUCING Brian Johnson, new associate who’s family owned Smoke Tree Stables in Palm Springs.
– REPORT on how to stage a house to sell. Stage the kitchen and bathroom, especially on-line.
1. 61 Buyers closed real estate the first half of Feb. Sellers sold in the first 30 days of the listing. Had to discount home price 5%.
2. Buyers are STILL BUYING in the CV because people want to be here.
3. CV inventory increased 150 units and stood @ 2,260 units. Highest inventory since the start of the pandemic.
4. Brady Sandahl Real Estate is ALWAYS THERE for the client and anticipates what the CLIENT WANTS.
– QUESTIONS FROM “JOEY PALS.”
1. Why is it so difficult to buy a house now? (Working w/ Brady Sandahl gives you the best chance of understanding the market. Last week had 260 active listings. The number of buyers is up and making offers on properties)
– REPORT that if you are thinking about selling, you must have a property that looks great and is priced BELOW the perceived value. Otherwise buyers were wait for the market to slow down.
2. Why are young people having trouble buying a home? (Check w/ Brady about the programs that are available for first time buyers and save up.)
– ANNOUNCEMENT that Brady Sandahl Real Estate Group has been voted #1 – HIGHEST PRODUCING TEAM – for FIVE YEARS in a row by Palm Springs Life and therefore Brady’s team is selling about one home EVERY business day. All types of reasons come into play about why folks sell. Google shows Brady Sandahl has over 350 Five-star reviews.
– REPORT that you can learn/follow along/keep up and read about the real estate market for yourself @ www.bradysandahl.com/followus. 66,000 folks are following Brady in this way.
– REPORT that Brady bought Irvine, Lake Arrowhead and Big Bear offices.
– (contact info: www.bradysandahl.com and (760) 656-6052).

Brady

MDR Medical Doctor’s Research Segment – February 23, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 3 – MDR Medical Doctor’s Research Segment

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MDR.COM w/ Pat Riley, 14101 NW 4th Street, Sunrise Fl. 33325.
– TODAY’S REPORT on MDR Vital Factors (“the fizzies”)
1. The “Fizzies” help make up the decline of the Human Growth Hormone we experience as we age.
2. At the same time all the other hormones in our bodies are declining.
3. i.e. our hair thins, we have hearing issues, heart issues, our lung capacity changes, joints begin to erode, muscles atrophy, skin sags etc.
– REPORT that when you take MDR Vital Factors you can reverse many of these issues AND REALLY FEEL BETTER.
– REPORT that Pat is a chemist who has spent 45 years working w/ top doctors, Nobel Scientists, etc. to learn how to reverse aging and extend life span.
– REPORT that MDR Vital Factors is all natural. THIS IS NOT THE HGH shot.
– DISCUSSION that if you take MDR Vital Factors you’ll sleep better, look better, feel better, have more energy, your brain will be sharper etc. You’ll enjoy healthy aging.
– DISCUSSION of how to “take” MDR Vital Factors. Dissolve one or two tablets in a glass of water (Joey adds an ice cube) each morning 5 days a week. Not on the weekend, so your body can “remember” to make the HGH on its own.
– REPORT on how Celebrity Pat Boone takes 2 tablets every weekday and has done so for years @ 89 years old.

Joey/ Pat Boone

– DISCUSSION of the other “factors” in MDR Vital Factors besides the HGH; ingredients to support brain function, promote hair growth, the vitamins, and help you have more stamina.
– REPORT that there are so many more wonderful age-defying products on the www.MDR.com website. Use the code word BOONE and get 30% off your first order.
– (contact info; www.vitalfactors.com and (800) MDR TABS).

Cover Girl Pat

“Talk of Stars” Segment – February 22, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 1 – “Talk of Stars” Segment

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JOEY ENGLISH “TALK OF STARS” w/ Sharon McNight re; Singer, comedienne, Tony Award Nominee. www.sharonmcnight.com.
– DISCUSSION of her childhood, family, environment, and education.

young Sharon

cont. “Talk of Stars” Segment – February 22, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 2 – cont. “Talk of Stars” Segment

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JOEY ENGLISH “TALK OF STARS” w/ Sharon McNight re; Singer, comedienne, Tony Award Nominee. www.sharonmcnight.com.
– DISCUSSION of the progression/highlights of her career, awards, Carnegie Hall, Songbook, Tony Award Nominee etc.

Sharon with Barbara Walters

Rest in Peace

R.I.P. Donald Sutherland 7.17.35 – 6.20.24

R.I.P. Willie Mays 5.6.31 – 6.18.24

R.I.P. Tony La Bianco 10.19.1936 – 6.11.2024

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