Coachella Valley

California Dreamin’! MCR Acquires the Staybridge Suites Cathedral City Palm Springs at Foreclosure Auction

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 2:00pm

MCR \xe2\x80\x94 the country\xe2\x80\x99s 4th-largest hotel owner-operator \xe2\x80\x94 won the foreclosure auction for the 197-room Staybridge Suites Cathedral City Palm Springs , an IHG Hotel, on the Corona City Hall steps on April 7, 2021 at 9:30 AM.

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  • MCR \xe2\x80\x94 the country\xe2\x80\x99s 4th-largest hotel owner-operator \xe2\x80\x94 won the foreclosure auction for the 197-room Staybridge Suites Cathedral City Palm Springs , an IHG Hotel, on the Corona City Hall steps on April 7, 2021 at 9:30 AM.
  • The acquisition marks MCR\xe2\x80\x99s expansion into the California market as the Staybridge Suites joins MCR\xe2\x80\x99s portfolio of 110 hotels across 33 states.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210510005508/en/\nThe Staybridge Suites Cathedral City Palm Springs (Photo: Business Wire)\nIn the heart of the Coachella Valley, the all-suite hotel is just 10 minutes from Palm Springs Airport, 15 minutes from downtown Palm Springs and a two-hour drive to star-studded Los Angeles.
  • It\xe2\x80\x99s open 24 hours, seven days a week and is furnished with yoga mats, kettlebells, free weights, treadmills and elliptical machines.\nThe Staybridge Suites Cathedral City Palm Springs is located at 67711 30th Avenue and features:\n'

Vacation Rental Owners & Neighbors of Palm Springs (VRON-PS) Commissions Landmark Study

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 11:00pm

A recent study commissioned by the nonprofit Vacation Rental Owners & Neighbors of Palm Springs finds that 72% of voters say Palm Springs homeowners renting to visitors and tourists is good for Palm Springs, up from 63% in just over two years.\n"Vacation rentals have been a positive part of Palm Springs since the 1950s," says David Feltman, one of the founders of VRON-PS, "Palm Springs got it right with smart, enforceable rules that balances the needs of visitors with the economic impact on the City and with the necessary security and safety concerns of those who live, work and own homes in Palm Springs.

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  • A recent study commissioned by the nonprofit Vacation Rental Owners & Neighbors of Palm Springs finds that 72% of voters say Palm Springs homeowners renting to visitors and tourists is good for Palm Springs, up from 63% in just over two years.\n"Vacation rentals have been a positive part of Palm Springs since the 1950s," says David Feltman, one of the founders of VRON-PS, "Palm Springs got it right with smart, enforceable rules that balances the needs of visitors with the economic impact on the City and with the necessary security and safety concerns of those who live, work and own homes in Palm Springs.
  • "\nThe survey, conducted in April 2021 by the nationally known David Binder Research ,polled over 325 respondents, all Palm Springs voters.
  • The toplines show current comparisons to results from a previous Binder survey with identical questions in January 2018.\n72% say Palm Springs homeowners renting short term to visitors and tourists is good for Palm Springs, up from 63%\n61% say Palm Springs homeowners renting to visitors is good for their neighborhood, up from 53%\nFewer respondents today say short-term rentals should be prohibited: 11% today, 20% in 2018\n"A rising tide lifts all boats," said Aftab Dada, President Palm Springs Hospitality Association and Vice President, Hilton Palm Springs.
  • "\nVacation Rental Owners & Neighbors of Palm Springs is dedicated to preserving Palm Springs\' vibrant history of vacation rentals and home-sharing through education, awareness, and the promotion of responsible vacation rental ownership and management.\n"Tourism, including vacation rentals, are a vital part of our economy, especially as we recover from COVID.

Boutiquely Palm Springs offers an insider's guide to everything Palm Springs

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 6:00pm

b'Palm Springs, California, May 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Palm Springs has a new free insider\xe2\x80\x99s monthly e-newsletter, Boutiquely Palm Springs .

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  • b'Palm Springs, California, May 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Palm Springs has a new free insider\xe2\x80\x99s monthly e-newsletter, Boutiquely Palm Springs .
  • In June, desert favorites, Alex and Emily\xe2\x80\x99s, fantasy-inspired visual storytelling will be added to the line -up.\n"Hoteliers always know what\xe2\x80\x99s happening in Palm Springs," says Michael Green, chair of Palm Springs Preferred Small Hotels and owner of the Triangle Inn Palm Springs.
  • "Through Boutiquely Palm Springs, frequent visitors--and even those who just want to learn more about Palm Springs--can stay up-to-date on the latest happenings around town.
  • From tips on what to do, see and eat in Palm Springs, to interviews with hoteliers, it\xe2\x80\x99s the insider\xe2\x80\x99s guide to everything great about Palm Springs and its iconic boutique hotels.

Vibe Growth Corporation Announces Closing of Palm Springs Dispensary Acquisition

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 1:00pm

The Palm Springs location will be Vibe's seventh as the Company continues to rapidly expand its retail cannabis dispensary footprint across California

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  • b'Sacramento, California--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - Vibe Growth Corporation (CSE: VIBE) (OTC: VBSCF) (FSE: A061) (the "Company" or "Vibe"), a vertically integrated California cannabis enterprise, is pleased to announce the closing of its Desert Organic Solutions Collective, Palm Springs dispensary acquisition, previously announced on April 7, 2021.
  • "\nThe Vibe management team had deemed Palm Springs a priority expansion jurisdiction due to the Coachella Valley\'s high public profile, favorable market demographics, and strategic location.
  • In California, Vibe is focused on maximizing shareholder value through accelerating organic growth, opportunistic acquisitions, distressed workouts, and new license applications.
  • Strict compliance with state laws concerning cannabis will neither absolve Vibe of liability under the U.S. Federal law nor will it provide a defense to any Federal proceeding, which may be brought against Vibe Growth Corporation.

Palm Springs Together Asks Palm Springs Hotels to Support Relocating Marilyn Monroe Statue in City Center

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 8:00pm

b'In their letter, community group Palm Springs Together asks, "Why does your hotel support putting a sexist statue of Marilyn Monroe in the middle of downtown Palm Springs?

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  • b'In their letter, community group Palm Springs Together asks, "Why does your hotel support putting a sexist statue of Marilyn Monroe in the middle of downtown Palm Springs?
  • "\nThe letter continues: "The action also shows no regard or respect for the Palm Springs Art Museum, a community treasure and tourist attraction in its own right.
  • "\nMore than 31,000 people have a signed a petition to relocate the "Forever Marilyn" statue, which the #MeTooMarilyn campaign describes as misogyny not nostalgia.
  • "As a piece that promotes the objectification of women, Forever Marilyn has no place as a prominent representation of Palm Springs for visitors and residents.

Do You Miss Coachella Music Festival? This Spin Enthusiast Has Got You Covered (and Changing the SPIN Game)

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 2:31pm

b'LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --With most people facing another pandemic April with only home fitness and no Coachella Music Festival, Hollywood Spin Enthusiast Stacy@SpinFit by Stacy has combined both in an amazing three multi-media ride tribute to Coachella "SpinChella 2021," featuring music from past Coachella headliners, including Beyonce, Radiohead, Prince, and Daft Punk just to name a few.\nStacy took up spinningat 40, and after eleven years and amazing sculpted results, decided to launch SpinFit by Stacy in 2020 to share his honed high energy, effective spin methods, through virtual classes brought to life with amazing music and visuals.

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  • b'LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --With most people facing another pandemic April with only home fitness and no Coachella Music Festival, Hollywood Spin Enthusiast Stacy@SpinFit by Stacy has combined both in an amazing three multi-media ride tribute to Coachella "SpinChella 2021," featuring music from past Coachella headliners, including Beyonce, Radiohead, Prince, and Daft Punk just to name a few.\nStacy took up spinningat 40, and after eleven years and amazing sculpted results, decided to launch SpinFit by Stacy in 2020 to share his honed high energy, effective spin methods, through virtual classes brought to life with amazing music and visuals.
  • "SpinChella 2021" releases every Friday in April on YouTube and Instagram.\n'

American Lending Center Celebrates Successful Opening of Azure Palm Hot Springs

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 6:00pm

American Lending Center, a licensed non-bank lender, celebrated the opening of Azure Palm Hot Springs on March 25th.

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  • American Lending Center, a licensed non-bank lender, celebrated the opening of Azure Palm Hot Springs on March 25th.
  • Overlooking the desert landscape along with the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountain ranges, Azure Palm Hot Springs is well-situated for a relaxing getaway.
  • Harnessing the benefits of the largest mineral pool in Southern California, we believe Azure Palm Hot Springs will bring unprecedented tourism to the region, said John Shen, ALCs chief executive officer.
  • American Lending Center (ALC) is a licensed non-bank lender that has provided over 500 million dollars to American ventures and created nearly 40,000 full-time jobs throughout the US.

Cabral Gold Drills New Mineralized Vein at Indio and Continues to Expand Machichie Zone at the Cuiú Cuiú District, Brazil

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 1:30pm

Assay results from five initial reconnaissance RC holes at the previously untested Indio target include 4m @ 2.5 g/t gold including 1m @ 8.7 g/t gold in hole 71.

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  • Assay results from five initial reconnaissance RC holes at the previously untested Indio target include 4m @ 2.5 g/t gold including 1m @ 8.7 g/t gold in hole 71.
  • These include 8m @ 1.3 g/t gold including 2m @ 4.0 g/t gold from the eastern extension to the zone and 5m @ 1.4 g/t gold including 1m @ 4.7 g/t gold in the western part of the Machichie zone.
  • Figure 1: Cui Cui location map showing the location of the MG and Central gold deposits, and the Machichie, JM (Jerimum do Meio), Hamilton Novo, Maranhao W and Indio targets.
  • Whilst there is no outcropping vein on surface at Indio, grab samples of mineralized quartz vein float returned gold values ranging from 1.5 to 137.8 g/t gold.

Bank of Southern California Opens New Office in West Los Angeles

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 2:00pm

(OTC Pink: BCAL), a commercial bank headquartered in San Diego, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest branch location in West Los Angeles.

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  • (OTC Pink: BCAL), a commercial bank headquartered in San Diego, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest branch location in West Los Angeles.
  • This is the latest example of the companys strategic expansion efforts, and it follows the Banks recent announcement of plans to open several new branches within Los Angeles and Ventura counties.
  • A growing commercial bank, established in 2001, Bank of Southern California, N.A., with headquarters in San Diego, CA, is locally owned and managed, and offers a range of financial products to individuals, professionals and small-to-medium sized businesses.
  • The Bank currently operates branches in San Diego County, Los Angeles County, Orange County, San Bernardino County, and the Coachella Valley in Riverside County.

TOLL BROTHERS ANNOUNCES CODY PLACE MODEL GRAND OPENING IN DOWNTOWN PALM SPRINGS

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 10:58pm

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toll Brothers , the nations leading builder of luxury homes, today announced the grand opening of its model homes at Cody Place , a new gated community of luxury townhomes in downtown Palm Springs.

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  • PALM SPRINGS, Calif., March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toll Brothers , the nations leading builder of luxury homes, today announced the grand opening of its model homes at Cody Place , a new gated community of luxury townhomes in downtown Palm Springs.
  • Cody Place opened for pre-sale in the fall of 2020 with great success, selling approximately one-quarter of the homes in the community before the model homes were completed.
  • Decorated by interior design firm Fig & Nash, the Cody Place model homes showcase the perfect blend of luxury and iconic desert contemporary design.
  • The new Cody Place community by Toll Brothers offers luxury, low maintenance living in a prime downtown Palm Springs location, said Brad Hare, Division President, California South Division for Toll Brothers.