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Desert Symphony Segment – January 31, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

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THE DESERT SYMPHONY w/ Nancy Tapick, President re: 73730 CA. 111 Ste., 6, Palm Desert, CA. 92260
– REPORT that they are sponsored by Raju Mehta of El Paseo Jewelers, who does so much in the Coachella Valley for so many.
– DISCUSSION of how the “tribute bands” are often better than the original, keeping the “flame” alive. Otherwise the sound, the history, the style will disappear.
– HOLD THE DATES for the NEW SEASON – Tickets available thru the McCallum Theatre.
1. Thurs., Feb., 29; 8 PM – “I LOVE A PIANO” w/ Tony Desare, pianist, singer and songwriter. Discussion of his range and repertoire. Also sings “Sinatra”.
2. Thurs., Mar., 27; 8 PM – tribute to John Denver by Ted Vigil. He even looks like John Denver.
3. Thurs., April 11; 8 PM – tribute to Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons by the group “Let’s Hang On”.
– SAVE THE DATE: that 2/13/24 will be the annual Symphonettes Luncheon @ The Lavendar Bistro in LaQuinta. Reservations available NOW.
– SAVE THE DATE: Wed., March 6, 2024; 35TH Anniversary Gala starring Daniel Emmet & Pia Toscano, accompanied by the Desert Symphony. At THE SHOW @ the Agua Caliente Rancho Mirage. 5:30 PM Dinner, 8 PM Concert.
– (contact info; www.desertsymphony.org and (760) 773-5988)

Nancy and Symphony Sammy

DAP Health w/ Mr. Community – January 31, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 2 – DAP Health w/ Mr. Community

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DAP HEALTH w/ Steven Henke, MR. COMMUNITY. Re: www.daphealth.org.
– REPORT that Steven HOPES to win an Emmy this year. lol
– DISCUSSION of notice of the FREE “at home” HIV TEST from DAP Health’s David Brinkman. Can be mailed to you or you can pick test up @ DAP Health. Details of the support systems in place after you take the swab test. Results are instant.
– REPORT on how important having the correct information about your health can be in living a long healthy life.
– DISCUSSION of the latest advances in PREVENTING HIV. i.e. Prep.
– REPORT on Prep Navigators @ DAPHealth to help you w/ your insurance and treatment options.
– DETAILS of being U = U. This means that you are Undetectable and therefore your HIV is Untransmittable. This is a scientific fact, not an opinion.
– REPORT that in 2024, DAP will mark 40 years of serving the community and all the advancements.
– SAVE THE DATE: March 30, The Chase. At the Palm
Springs Convention Center. Starring Barry Manilow. Tickets on the website.
– (contact info: www.daphealth.org and www.revivalsstores.com.)

Steven

Medical Doctors Research Segment – January 31, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 3 – Medical Doctors Research Segment

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MDR w/ Pat Riley re: 14101 NW 4th St., Sunrise, FL. 33325.
– REPORT on Pat Boone still being their spokesperson for Vital Factors @ 89. Joey calls them “the fizzies”. Take them each morning to give you energy and so much more all day.

Joey/ Pat Boone

– QUESTIONS FROM A “JOEY PAL”.
1. Does Pat Riley have a product to compete w/ and do the same as Balance of Nature?
(Yes, Longevity Antioxidants. You need this product because you cannot take in enough fruits and vegetables in your daily diet to fill your daily requirement. Her product concentrates all the ingredients you need each day on so many levels along w/ several additional ingredients.)
2. If you don’t get enough servings of fruits and vegetables in your daily diet, will Longevity Antioxidants fill the need? (Yes ABSOLUTELY. Science shows that the ingredients in Longevity Antioxidants will help you live longer, your heart be healthier, your cardo-vascular system be stronger, your brain function be better etc.,)
– DISCUSSION of trying to buy organic when you can.
– REPORT that the cost of MDR products is very very reasonable compared to other similar products.
– DISCUSSION of the success Joey has had taking these products for many years.
– REPORT that you can always try the products RISK FREE by going to the web site.
– (contact info: www.mdr.com and (800) 637-8227 OR 800 MDR-TABS).

Cover Girl Pat

Books/Authors Segment – January 30, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 1 – Books/Authors Segment

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THE SAND GARDEN, WELCOME TO PALM SPRINGS w/ Stan Jones. re: www.sjbooks.com.
– DISCUSSION of the title; the desert is a garden where you can bury dead bodies.
– REPORT that although he lives in Alaska, he enjoys the contrasts of the Coachella Valley so he wanted to tell a story about this.
– REPORT that his other series is the Nathan Active Mysteries.
– REPORT that the Sand Garden is part of the Dana Forsythe Mysteries based here in the Coachella Valley. This book is number one in that series.
– DISCUSSION written w/ Mary Wasche.
– DISCUSSION that there is lots of real “stuff” in the Sand Garden that you will recognize as being here in the Coachella Valley.
– REPORT that Stan self-published The Sand Garden.
– REPORT that you can get the book @ Amazon.
– (contact info; www.cvfirebirds.com and (760) 835-8778.)

Stan

cont. Books and Authors Segment – January 30, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 2 – cont. Books and Authors Segment

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RESCUING MORGAN, LOVE IS JUST THE BEGINNING. w/ Dan Perdios. re: w/ his beautiful doggie “Franklin” : www.rescusedbygoldens.com.
– DISCUSSION that this is a true Palm Springs story from 2008 about a rescued, abused Golden Retriever and his “forever Dad”, Dan.
– REPORT that Morgan had been so abused and Dan thought he could train Morgan and it took much longer than he imagined. The life lessons and social skills he needed to teach Morgan.
– REPORT that the lessons Dan learned are applicable to humans too.
– REPORT that Morgan was one year old when Dan got him and he then had an amazing life….and it was a love story, w/ a lot of humor. Morgan lived to be over 14.
– REPORT that the book shows that love will conquer trauma. And grief will strengthen the heart and NOT break it.
– HOLD THE DATE: Book signing @ Stephen Monkarsh’s “Just Fabulous” on Sunday Feb., 11 from 2 – 5 PM. 515 N. Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs.
– REPORT that you can get the book @ Barnes & Noble and Amazon.
– (contact info; www.)

Dan w/ Franklin

Personal Life Training Segment – January 30, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 3 – Personal Life Training Segment

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COACH JASON w/ Jason Marley re: www.coachjason4life.com. ).
– REPORT that he has ALWAYS been “into” fitness, health, vitamins, etc., and “in-tune” w/ his body.
– REPORT that he participated in sports in high school
– DISCUSSION of how he got the “drive” about 4 years ago.
– REPORT that he is a certified personal trainer.
– REPORT that he is certified as a nutrition coach.
– DISCUSSION of how he began his social medial platform.
– REPORT that if you Google him, you’ll find him EVERYWHERE.
– REPORT that you can find him on Instagram, and look @ his Amazon Storefront.
– REPORT that he is a “foodie” and guides folks thru their food issues as well.
– DISCUSSION that he answers questions in a video.
– DISCUSSION of all the different diets and that they don’t work because people don’t stick to them. He preaches a life style CHANGE that you can sustain.
– (contact info; www.coachjason4life.com ).

Coach Jason

“Restaurant of the Week” Segment – January 29, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 1 – “Restaurant of the Week” Segment

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RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK w/ Marty Webster re: “Aspen Mills”. 1.) 555 S. Sunrise Way, P.S. 92264. (since 1995) Open Mon. – Sat.,7 AM – 6:30 PM.
2.) Inside Clarks Nutrition Café @ 34175 Monterey Ave., R. M., 92270; Open 10 AM – 5 PM. 3.) 46-520 Washington St., La Quinta; Open 7 AM – 5 PM. 4.) Inside the Rancho Mirage Library; Open 10 AM – 4 PM. Also @ Thurs., night Village Fest in Palm Springs and the Farmer’s Market behind the high school.
– DISCUSSION of Marty’s Merry Christmas wishes for all.
– REPORT that orders can be placed anytime between NOW and close of business for Super Bowl. Gift baskets, pies, rolls, cookies, brownies. Etc.,
– DISCUSSION of the staff parties they do the ordering-in for. Breakfasts, lunches, etc., Will deliver and pick up.
– REPORT on the sandwich trays for the coming Christmas Season. Comes w/ potato salads, pickles, cookies and can be delivered. The same items can be in the sandwich boxes.
– REPORT that the salads can be in large quantities.
– REPORT that everything is made from scratch, fresh every day.
– REPORT on the 30 different kinds of breads. No preservatives in any of their breads. Any bread “flavor” can be made into rolls. MAKE GREAT GIFTS.
– REPORT on how to order by phone, email etc., THEY DELIVER.
– (contact info: www.aspenmillsbakery.com and (760) 323-3123).

Marty

Desert Oasis Health Care Segment – January 29, 2024

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Seg 2 – Desert Oasis Health Care Segment

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D.O.H.C. w/ Dr. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations @ D.O.H.C.; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
– QUESTIONS IN THE MEDICINE CABINET from; Dr. Lindsey, Dr. Brian, news, Internet and Joey Pals in the “Medicine Cabinet”.
1. What does it mean that the WHO is preparing for Disease X? (The WHO is always looking to the future. This is mythical at this point in time, but possible next Pandemic. This refers to the next pandemic, which is probably inevitable. We’ve had Sars, Ebola, Covid, etc.)
2. Does drinking more coffee increase your life span? (Yes, scientific study of 10 years and 500,000 folks. 16% decrease in all-causes of mortality in people who drink coffee daily (3 – 5 cups a day. Even 1 cup decreases your chances of dying by 1 %. In the Western diet coffee is the #1 source of antioxidents. Even decaf will help. Most expensive coffee is Kopiluwak @ $80. A cup. Beans have been digested by a wild Civetcats and then they expel it and it’s ground to make coffee.)
– (contact info: www.mydohc.com and www.myturn.gov and (760) 969-6555).

Dr. Brian

cont. Desert Oasis Health Care Segment – January 29, 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. Brian Hodgkins re: Executive V.P. of Clinical Operations @ D.O.H.C.; 275 El Cielo Rd., Palm Springs, 92262. “Your Health, Your Life, Our Passion”.
– cont. QUESTIONS IN THE MEDICINE CABINET from; Dr. Lindsey, Dr. Brian, news, Internet and Joey Pals in the “Medicine Cabinet”.
3. Is tea the secret to antiaging? (Tea also has lots of anti-inflammatory properties and has been shown to decrease diabetes, dementia and some cancers. The TRUE teas, not the herbal ones.)
4. Has the cause of Pancreatic Cancer been found? (Yes, to a certain extent. This is the worst cancer. 3rd leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. 80% of cases are not found early enough. Therapies are not very good. Risk factors; smoking, obesity, excessive alcohol. Study looked @ inside of cancer cells and found difference in pancreatic cancer cells.)
5. Did neuroscientists find a link between sleep, breathing and memory? (Yes, so much of your brain “thinks” while you sleep. Sleep, breathing and memory are all inter-linked. Hence the expression “sleep on it”. Brain files things away and works in the “dream” phase.)
– (contact info: www.mydohc.com and www.myturn.gov and (760) 969-6555).

Dr. Brian

Ascend Insurance Segment – January 26, 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.
– QUESTIONS FROM “JOEY PALS”
1. What happens if I didn’t get my insurance in place by Dec., 7? (Open enrollment will go until Feb., 15 for individual health insurance and any changes you need to meet.)
– REPORT that Dennis does the P.P.O. Medicare plans. You can do changes to P.P.O. Medicare plans any time during the year.
– REPORT that folks looking to review their insurance, get a better rate, need new insurance, need to call Ascend.
– REPORT that if you have a preferred carrier, stay w/ them until things in CA. start to open up again.
– DISCUSSION that Dennis had 25 companies to write, but now has 4, since so many have stopped writing insurance in CA.
– DISCUSSION that they are getting business from new home buyers.
– REPORT that whenever you call in a claim, whether it’s paid or not, it goes on your record.
– REPORT that Car insurance just went up 16%? (The majority of the companies he writes for HAVE LEFT CALIFORNIA.)
– 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.
2. How much insurance should I have for uninsured motorists? (Two types, bodily injury and property damage. You should “match” the two. Depends on how many people are in the other care. It protects you if the uninsured motorist doesn’t have enough insurance, OR any insurance.)
– 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

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