About Me

About Me: I'm known as The Palm Springs Guru I write about Palm Springs, California and I share information about Palm Springs.

In my previous life I was A Fire Chief. I am retired from that honorable vocation. During my federal civil service career I worked for the US Department of Defense. I worked in the USA, Europe and Asia.

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Site News and Updates: I am continually striving to improve this site. I want to improve your experience. If you experience any errors please let me know. You can see newly added pages or other updates at

Copyright Information: The names Palm Springs Guru and I Love Palm Springs as well as the contents of this site have copyright protection. All Rights are reserved and unauthorized duplication is prohibited. Please feel free to link to the site but please do not hotlink my images. Contact me with any questions.

How You Can Help My Site: You can link at  
You can spread the word and help my site continue to grow. Links will help people learn about Palm Springs. You can also help out by suggesting pages to other websites where they would fit in and be useful resources. Also by bookmarking your favorite pages in your social bookmarking site of choice will help others discover this site. You can also suggest pages to Reddit or Digg or StumbleUpon, etc.

Privacy Policy I respect and honor your privacy and my website respects the privacy and rights of all visitors. I am anti-spam so rest assured that if you contact me via email your address is safe and will never be sold. I use website statistics to analyze the use of the website. Most websites use statistics nowadays. This information is useful because it helps determine if a site is meeting the needs of visitors and can help increase usability of the site. For example, statistics can tell me what pages are the most or least popular which is important in deciding what new and related articles to create. Statistics can also tell me what other sites send the most visitors here and also what search terms were used to find the page from the various search engines. This isn't anything out of the ordinary; most other websites use the same information. My statistics will not identify you personally or reveal any personal details whatsoever.

You will find links to other Palm Spring websites and related websites on this site. These websites will have their own privacy policies. I do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies; I have no control over them.

I use Google Analytics which generates statistical and other information about use of this website by means of cookies, which are stored on users' computers. Google will store this statistical information and by using this website, you consent to the processing of data about your visits by Google. Information regarding Google's privacy policy is available at  

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If you have any comments or questions about the Privacy Policy send an email to

Join the conservation: Please keep it civil and stay on topic. No profanity, vulgarity, racial slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. By posting your comment, you agree to allow Kephart & Associates the right to republish your name and comment in additional Kephart & Associates publications without any notification or payment.

Thank you to all of you that have shared your comments, linked to my site, reported problems on my site and who have also given their opinions of how to make my site better.

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