Monarch butterfly habitat at Indio school…

Desert Ridge Academy in Indio is expecting a lot of visitors in the coming years, but not who you might think. The school hopes to become a monarch butterfly way station to help the delicate insects on their annual 3,000-mile… Read full article at The Desert Sun

CV Link competing with eastern valley…

After losing out on statewide grant dollars earlier this month, the $100 million CV Link pathway is competing against smaller transportation projects throughout the region — including some in disadvantaged communities that the Coachella Valley Association of Governments has officially… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Pearl Harbor remembered: Military Officers Association…

A special luncheon of the Palm Springs Chapter, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) was recently held in memory of the December 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. Chapter President Richard Jennings, Col., U.S.A., retired, and a veteran of three… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Santa Paws 5K wishes Palm Springs…

Downtown Palm Springs was transformed into a vision of Christmas Saturday morning as hundreds of Santas and their costumed, four-legged friends jogged cheerily down the streets for the fifth annual Santa Paws 5K. The race had its largest number of… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Power outage leads to school closure…

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - A spokesperson for the Palm Springs Unified School District said classes were canceled Friday at Cielo Vista Charter School because of a power outage. Crews from So Cal Edison have informed the district a main power… Read full article at KESQ News

Hydrant collison near school shoots water…

CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. - A school district truck hit a fire hydrant on Landau Blvd and Corta Road, causing water to shoot hundreds of feet of water into the air Monday morning. The collision occurred just before 9:30 a.m. near… Read full article at KESQ News

HUSD Superintendent Barrett sees district progress

Six months have passed since Christi Barrett became the new superintendent of the 21,000 student Hemet Unified School District and has cemented strong relationships with the school board, teachers, staff and district students. While the HUSD Board had other choices,… Read full article at The Valley News

Perris Union High School District kicks…

PERRIS – While the rush is on for K-12 school districts to complete California Proposition 39 energy efficiency projects, Perris Union High School District is in the enviable position of having already finished $2 million in energy upgrades at zero… Read full article at The Valley News

Temecula Valley Educators Association and Temecula…

TEMECULA – Temecula Valley Educators Association initiated a project to collaborate with the Temecula Valley Unified School District in recognizing nearly 100 district graduates who have become teachers themselves in TVUSD. This special group of TVUSD alumni was honored before… Read full article at The Valley News

Schools try to ease hunger over…

The winter break is a time many school-aged children look forward to. There’s Christmas and family – and two to three weeks without homework. For some, however, it may also mean weeks of hunger. That can be the case for… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise