Just like millions of other people, The Desert Sun staff is working from home. So how do you keep morale high for such a buzzing workplace? We talk to Executive Editor Julie Makinen in this weeks segment of NBCares, Silver Linings.
Now, more than ever, we need to pay special attention to the health of our immune system. Clark’s Nutrition & Natural Foods Market has all the answers you need to make sure you are feeding your body what it needs. Calling it the “Clark’s Difference,” they were the first in the valley to offer early […]
As a provider of essential health care services, blood banks are exempt from the statewide stay-at-home order. The problem is, blood drives are being cancelled and the public is fearful of leaving their homes, but our Valley is in serious need of blood donations. LifeStream wants you to know you do not have to be […]
Every week, our NBCares segment spotlights all the good that our caring community does for one another. How we look out for each other, care for one another, keep each other safe and healthy. One local resource is doing just that. Joslyn Senior Center is one of our community’s most popular resource for seniors. Since […]
Bullying has become a major epidemic, but one local nonprofit is doing something to combat the problem right here in our community. Boo2Bullying was founded in 2011 by Dimitri Halkdis, a very successful professional photographer based in Los Angeles and in the desert. He had experienced being bullied in his youth and wanted to help […]
In 1997, the National Education Association created “Read Across America” day as an initiative on reading for elementary school children. It’s observed across the country on March 2, which is the famed children’s author Dr. Seuss’s birthday. And here in the Coachella Valley it’s a very important day for the volunteer readers who are part […]
Who doesn’t love to get lost in a good book? And who doesn’t love a good book discussion, especially with the author?! That was founders, Jamie Kabler and Helene Galen’s inspiration for the Rancho Mirage Writers Festival, which just finished up last month. Once again it was a sold out, very successful event, but this […]
As Modernism wraps up, one thing we have learned is the value of saving and restoring our iconic desert architecture. One such structure is the Plaza Theatre in Palm Springs. Over 350 events celebrating and spotlighting our iconic desert style, fill the 11 days of Modernism Week. Now in its fifteenth year, one of the […]
We live in a very special community. Every week we are so grateful to share some of the amazing people in our desert making a difference. This week, we spotlight a local organization that has a long history of inspiring and encouraging young pianists in our Valley and beyond. The Waring International Piano Competition has […]
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