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Window of Opportunity

The coronavirus pandemic has made it challenging for nonprofits to reach out to their donor base for the funds they need to meet the impending challenges.

JIM POWERS Current Digital, Social Scene

What have Coachella Valley nonprofit organizations learned since the coronavirus pandemic hit in March? Remember who your audience is.

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Trifecta of Buyers

The Coachella Valley is an attractive place for buyers still working, newcomers to the market thanks to low interest rates, and second-home owners who want to drive rather than fly to escape.

JIM POWERS Current Digital, Real Estate, Vision, Watch & Listen - Vision

The Coachella Valley real estate market is attractive for buyers still working, newcomers due to low-interest rates, and second-home owners.

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The Real Deal

Has the Coachella Valley 
finally recovered
 from the real estate free fall of 2011? 
There may be reason 
for cautious 
optimism.

Mona de Crinis Real Estate

Coachella Valley’s housing market presents a complex tapestry threaded with often unpredictable conditions and a richly mottled inventory reflective of nine cities with nine singular temperaments. Woven into this delicate fabric are key qualities specific to valley real estate — distinctive architectural styles, diverse lifestyles, comparative affordability, and a global reputation as a resort destination — that provide resilience and

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7 Most Memorable Moments of Coachella 2017

From Radiohead’s bout with aliens to a sing-along of Lion King with composer Hans Zimmer, Weekends 1 and 2 packed a major punch.

Erin Peters Arts & Entertainment

You may not initially think that the sound going out on the massive main Coachella 2017 stage would be a great moment (more like three excruciatingly long moments), but a lesser artist might have folded and left the stage for good in disgust.  This happened to me at Lalapalooza during The Breeders in 1994 in San Diego, after some moron

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At Home at the Hacienda

A new, gated community in North Indio offers homebuyers several options, including multigenerational living.

Lawrence Karol Real Estate

The last few years have seen quite a few new developments pop up throughout Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, and Palm Desert. But some interesting and innovative projects are under construction down valley as well. Hacienda Pointe is a gated community of 137 new, single-family houses by Express Homes, a D.R. Horton company, that is taking shape in North Indio. “We