April 2005

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Departments

Editor's Letter
Me worry?
By Steven Biller

Valley Observer
Grounded hang gliders find a friend in the valley's 'greenest' elected official.
By Hank Stokes.

Horoscope
What's your two-month plan?
By Sherryl Nova.

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The ultimate guide to desert attractions, dining, sports, entertainment, and much more. Edited by Janice Kleinschmidt.

Articles

Wheels - Jaguar’s three new X-Type models

Wheels - Jaguar’s three new X-Type models

Smart and Savvy
Jaguar’s three new X-Type models combine sporty designs and practical, yet luxurious, interiors
The Lead

The Lead

The Doctor Is (Always) In!
Fewer patients and greater one-on-one attention make boutique medical practices an appealing alternative for primary care.
Icebreaker

Icebreaker

Raising The Barre
Valerie Mahabir offers lessons for life — and professional performance — at her avant-garde ballet studio
Epicure

Epicure

Northern Light
Boscoso promises ‘modern’ Italian fare in a familiar, family atmosphere
Men of Polo

Men of Polo

Often nameless and largely faceless to spectators, they are unsung warriors in a sport with ancient battleground roots
Often nameless and largely faceless to spectators, they are unsung warriors in a sport with ancient battleground roots — the juice in an obscure equestrian dance of chase-and-contact, bump-and-run.
Catch a Rising Star

Catch a Rising Star

The next generation of tennis hotshots converges on Coachella Valley
The next generation of tennis hotshots converges on Coachella Valley seeking prestigious titles at the Easter Bowl National Junior Championships.
A New Queen

A New Queen

Samuel Cunard, the world’s most distinguished builder of ocean liners, invented cruising for the country club set. Now, a new royal rules the sea: Queen Mary 2.
Around the World in 5 Spas

Around the World in 5 Spas

Our small sampling of local spas offers exotic treatments worthy of a stamp on your passport.
Forget international itineraries, unsettling security checks, and the worries of being away. Our small sampling of local spas offers exotic treatments worthy of a stamp on your passport.
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