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Political EmpireIMMIGRATION: Perez resolution calling for humane treatment passes Assembly
A state assemblyman from Riverside County got a majority of his colleagues to pass a resolution calling for the humane treatment of undocumented Central American children who are crossing the border by the thousands.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Seriously Seeking Morongo Basin and Coachella Valley Kossacks
Really. It sucks being one of only a handful of Democrats up here in the Morongo Basin of the Mojave Desert.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Prime Time names Nogales sales manager
A Nogales native, Meyer has more than 20 years of experience in the produce market there with companies including SunFed and Wilson Batiz LLC. He will manage sales and grower communications in Nogales for Coachella, Calif.-based Prime Time.
Raymond Gregory appointed Assistant Sheriff
Sheriff Stan Sniff appointed Chief Deputy Raymond Gregory to the rank of Assistant Sheriff this morning, August 25, 2014.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
KESQ-TV Palm Desert
Sen. Ben Hueso to pursue 'innocence' after DUI arrest
Democratic state Sen. Ben Hueso, who represents the eastern Coachella Valley including Indio, Coachella and the Salton Sea, said he will try to prove his innocence hours after he was arrested for drunken driving in the state capital.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Orange County Register
Pop-up shops sprout throughout region
The shop: Offers free coffee, Internet access, tailoring services and a bicycle mechanic.
Political EmpireHEALTH CARE: Legislature passes bill to let family, friends pick up prescriptions
California lawmakers on Monday passed a local assemblyman's bill to allow someone other than the prescription holder to pick up prescription medication.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
KESQ-TV Palm Desert
A double murder in Coachella is still unsolved
The family of a murdered Coachella teen gathered today, on what would have been his 20th birthday, hoping to call attention to his case.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
New York Daily News
Moore, Willis' daughter Tallulah in rehab as sister Rumer thanks 'mama' for gun-shaped cake
APRIL 12: Music fan Tallulah Willis of San Francisco, wearing Reformation, attends day 2 of the 2014 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2014 in Indio, California.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
OutKast to headline San Bernardino concert
The biggest musical news this week is that Outkast are scheduled to return to the Inland Empire, taking center stage Sept.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
REGION: 5 arrested at DUI checkpoints
Authorities arrested five people on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol at DUI checkpoints in Moreno Valley and Coachella late Friday and early Saturday.
Los Angeles Times
Setting Times stories to music: From Searchers to Jagwar Ma
I just saw one of the Great Reads soundtrack bands, Jagwar Ma, at a quintessential Southern California spot: the Santa Monica Pier.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Palo Verde Valley Times
Drowning victim identified
A search and rescue helicopter patrols the Colorado River for a missing boy. Andreas Aboytes, 10, of Coachella, Calif., was identified Wednesday.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Geothermal bill closer to becoming law
Proposed legislation that would diversify California's energy portfolio by requiring energy retail sellers to procure 500 megawatts of electricity from baseload geothermal power plants in the next 10 years continues to move through the state Legislature.
INDIO: Killer should face death penalty, jurors say
A Coachella man who shot to death and then burned two people should die for his crimes, a jury decided Thursday, Aug. 14. Angel Anthony Esparza, 30, is scheduled to be sentenced for the murders of Gregorio Juarez and Pedro Garcia on Nov. 21 at the Larson Justice Center in Indio, according to a news release from the Riverside County district ... (more)
San BernardinoSAN BERNARDINO: OutKast to play NOS Sept. 20
Andre 3000, left, and Big Boi of hip hop group Outkast perform behind a screen during their headlining set on the first day of the 2014 Coachella Music and Arts Festival on Friday, April 11, 2014, in Indio, Calif.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Assemblymember V. Manuel P rez Statement on passage of Water Bond
Sacramento, California - Assemblymember V. Manuel PA©rez released the following statement about the passage of the 2014 water bond this evening: "This water bond that we have approved -- and which will now go to the voters to consider -- blends short-term actions to address the drought with longer-term ones aimed at the long-term ... (more)
BLYTHE: Boy who drowned in Colorado River identified
The boy whose body was found in the Colorado River two days after he disappeared while swimming was identified by the coroner Wednesday, Aug. 13, as Andreas Aboytes, 10, of Coachella.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Best and Worst of Outside Lands 2014
Now in its seventh edition, San Francisco's Outside Lands festival has become a reliable, regular staple on the summer festival calendar.