Community Members Rally For Immigration Reform in Palm Desert

Community Members Rally For Immigration Reform in Palm Desert

Dozens of community members gathered outside Congressman Raul Ruiz’s office in Palm Desert, carrying signs and chanting ‘Si se puede’, and calling on the Congressman to deliver on immigration reform. “We’re here today to thank the Congressman for taking a lead role on immigration reform,” said Maribel Nunez, Executive Director of Coachella Valley Immigrant Dignity […]

  • County’s Jobless Rate Drops in August

    (CNS) – Gains outweighed losses throughout the regional economy last month, pushing the unemployment rate in Riverside County down, according to figures released Friday by the California Employment Development Department. The jobless rate in August, based on preliminary EDD estimates, was 7.6%, compared to 7.9% in July. The August rate was 4 percentage points lower […]

  • Natural Gas Leak in Rancho Mirage Leads To Businesses Being Evacuated

    Rancho Mirage businesses were evacuated Thursday due to a natural gas leak. The leak was reported at 7:49 a.m. at a construction site in the 42000 block of Bob Hope Drive, and firefighters and Southern California Edison crews were sent to make repairs, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. California Highway 111 was closed […]

  • Mix of Losses And Gains Leave County’s Jobless Rate Same in July

    Modest gains in a few sectors of the regional economy were offset by losses in others, leaving the unemployment rate unchanged in Riverside County last month, according to figures released Friday by the California Employment Development Department. The jobless rate in July, based on preliminary estimates, was 7.9%, the same figure reported by EDD in […]

  • Rancho Mirage Library Will Close Its Doors For Renovations

    The Rancho Mirage Library and Observatory will be closed for renovations from late August into late September, it was announced Wednesday. The library will be closing its doors for flooring renovation starting Aug. 30 and ending on Sept. 21. Officials stated that while the building itself will be closed, the library will still be able […]

  • Indio Marketplace Transformation Coming 2022

      The City of Indio approved the Haagen Company’s $40 million vision to transform the Indio Marketplace into an entertainment, shopping and dining destination. Construction on the 17 acre property on Highway 111 will begin this fall and is set to be completed in the fall of 2022. Indio’s mayor Elaine Holmes says this is […]

  • Nighttime Lane Closures Scheduled For I-10 Tune-Up Project

    Motorists planning to travel Interstate 10 between Beaumont and the Coachella Valley in the westbound direction this week should plan for nighttime lane closures, according to Caltrans. For nearly 16 months, crews have been gradually making improvements to nearly 20 miles of freeway between Beaumont and Highway 111 near Palm Springs as part of the […]

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