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NBC Los Angeles
SoCal High School Retires Controversial Arab Mascot
A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot that prompted objections from an anti-discrimination group last year.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
KESQ-TV Palm Desert
Seven arrested at Coachella DUI checkpoint
Sheriff's deputies began their operation at 7 p.m. Saturday at Grapefruit Boulevard and Ed Mitchell Drive.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Best of L.A. 2010
This Eagle Rock quartet's missionary garb is a symbol of its dedication to "rock out," not preach gospel.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Lake Elsinore Valley News
Nearly 450 Arrested in Countywide Anti-DUI Operations
The end-of-summer Riverside County Avoid the 30 campaign -- named for the number of police agencies involved -- got under way the morning of Aug. 15. Between then and Wednesday night, saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints have been deployed in a number of locations.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Pizarro: Sriracha and dance music should make for a spicy weekend in San Jose
What do you get when you mix thousands of fans of electronic dance music with thousands of fans of fabled chili sauce Sriracha? Hilarity may ensue; heartburn is almost a certainty.
New Times SLO
Amazing world fusion performance art act Beats Antique headlines a five-band show at Vina Robles on Aug. 31
In "Revival," Beats Antique begins with what could be described as gothic cartoon music, with weird xylophone sounds and a creepy melody, but then it's suddenly interrupted by a ringing phone, then a creepy voice saying in French "The dance is dead," and then it's onto a pumping electronic beat and various sounds that Danny Elfman might use.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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.