Dinah Shore and George Montgomery built their first desert home in 1952 located in the old Movie Colony neighborhood of Palm Springs.
Once central to the Agua Caliente way of life, basket weaving is being revived among a new generation of Tribal members eager to keep the tradition alive.
Mary Carlin pulled an upset to win a city council seat in 1958, and joins a long list of women who have impacted Palm Springs’ direction.
Susan Marx, wife of comedian Harpo Marx, began her political and activist career in Palm Springs by being elected president of the high school’s PTA.
Palm Springs was once the spring break destination until 1986 when the city put and end to it after excessive partying led to rowdy co-eds and 120 arrests.
The story behind the Indian Canyons gas station is shrouded in mystery. Some say it begins, like so many tales in Greater Palm Springs, with Hollywood.
Palm Springs Unified School District has partnered with the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians to teach students about the region’s indigenous people.
Pulsating along the periphery of its new forthcoming cultural center, the Agua Caliente Hot Mineral Spring bubbles as it has since time immemorial.
Palm Springs has seen snow a few times over the decades, but never more than it did 40 years ago, on Jan. 31, 1979, when it blanketed the city.
The Chairman of the Board, Frank Sinatra, brought his entourage to Palm Springs for a little sun and fun, including baseball great Leo Durocher.