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Michelle Stafford Creates Internet Hit with 'The Stafford Project'

When actress Michelle Stafford of General Hospital decided to try her hand at developing "The Stafford Project" for the Internet only, she was surprised by the audience's reaction.

'Top Rock' Brings Interactive Musical Tribute to Palm Springs

"Top Rock" is back home at the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs, featuring a 12-member cast and a five-piece band that belts out hit after hit.

Palm Springs Tattoo Convention Makes for Colorful Scene

Nearly 1,000 people left the inaugural Palm Springs Tattoo Convention with possibly a little more color and body art than when they arrived at the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs.

Palm Springs Short Fest Earns Worldwide Accolades

The largest turnout of filmmakers ever gathered for the 20th annual Palm Springs International ShortFest Film Festival at the Camelot Theatres.

Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa Celebrates Success of “Live Life to Discover” Art Event

Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa hosted an exciting Day of Discovery of visual art featuring Chicago-based artist Patrick Scoff.

Top Lawyers Reception - June 18, 2014

Palm Springs Life celebrated attorneys that were named as Top Lawyers in the June issue of Palm Springs Life Magazine.

Contour Dermatology Day of Beauty

Guests at Contour Dermatology’s recent Day of Beauty enjoyed a performance by hula dancers to benefit Advancing the Interests of Animals.

Reception Honors Life of Palm Springs Life Publisher Milt Jones

Frank Jones was one of five speakers to share their thoughts June 4 before a full ballroom at a reception honoring Palm Springs Life Publisher Milt Jones, who passed away May 21 at 84.

Esquire Chooses Palm Springs as 1 of 8 Sexiest U.S. Cities

Palm Springs is ranked among the 8 sexiest cities in America by Esquire magazine, sitting at No. 5. Las Vegas was chosen No. 1.

Vicky’s of Santa Fe Celebrates 25 Years - May 21, 2014

Psst! Gentlemen Only

Besides fellowship during their annual escapes to the desert from freezing climes, members of two men’s clubs in Palm Springs share common interests, be it the local business climate or world events.

Palm Springs Walk of Stars Honors Dr. Scott M. Aaronson - May 18, 2014

The Palm Springs Walk of Stars honored noted plastic surgeon, humanitarian, and Coachella Valley resident, Scott M. Aaronson, M.D., F.A.C.S., with the 371st Golden Palm Star

HK Lane Real Estate Named an Affiliate of the Year by Christie's International - May 15, 2014

The Affiliate-of-the-Year Award recognizes excellence in branding and marketing throughout the Christie’s International Real Estate network.

Cheetah Conservancy Fund Stops in the Desert

Dr. Laurie Marker from the Cheetah Conservation Fund spoke at the Rancho Mirage home of Roswitha Smale on the plight of the cheetah, Africa’s most endangered big cat.

Rilington Group Breaks Ground - May 8, 2014

The Rilington Group kicked off a new era of housing developments with their Groundbreaking ceremony for the Valera Village Traditions/Palm Springs at the corner of Ramon Road & Calle El Segundo.

Michael Bolton Commands Desert Symphony's 25th Anniversary Celebration

The Desert Symphony's 25th anniversary celebration featured a performance by multiple Grammy winner Michael Bolton, who made his McCallum Theatre debut.

American Heart Association Fetes National Honorees

Three remarkable individuals were honored April 12 by the Coachella Valley Heart Association and American Stroke Association during the 26th annual Heart Ball.

Visionary Women

Palm Springs Life recognizes three women in business who go beyond the 9 to 5 to benefit the Coachella Valley community

Michael Childers’ 'One Night Only' Benefits Jewish Family Service

Kudos to producer (and famed photographer) Michael Childers for once more bringing the talent-driven “One Night Only” to the McCallum Theatre.

PS Regional Association of Realtor's 85th Anniversary at the Hard Rock Hotel - Apr. 19, 2014

The Palm Springs Regional Association of Realtors celebrated its 85th Anniversary with more than 400 guests at the Hard Rock Hotel.

American Documentary Film Festival Breaks Records

The American Documentary Film Festival and Film Fund presented 130 documentary films from around the world March 27-31 at three theaters in the Coachella Valley.

Michael Childers Honored by Jewish Family Service of the Desert

In tribute to Michael Childers’ talent and generosity, he was honored with the Michael Childers Jewish Family Service of the Desert Humanitarian Award.

Kim Seybert Trunk Show at Between the Sheets - Apr. 2, 2014

Luxury tabletop and home decor designer Kim Seybert made a personal appearance at her trunk show at Between the Sheets home store on El Paseo.

Dawson Cole Fine Art and Galerie Moderne Present Art, Wine and Dining - Mar. 27, 2014

Dawson Cole Fine Art and partner, Galerie Moderne, were pleased to present a one-of-a-kind event of art, wine and dining at the Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa, Indian Wells on March 27, 2014.

Ristretto for Coffee Lovers Officially Opens - Mar. 24, 2014

More than 40 guests that included Elected Officials, Tourism and Hospitality Partners, and invited VIPs helped to celebrate with a ribbon cutting, and assorted coffees.

'On The Air! An Evening of Live Radio Show Classics'

"On The Air! An Evening of Live Radio Show Classics" attracted a large crowd to the Camelot Theatre in Palm Springs for this one night only performance.

"American Graffiti" Star Shines on Mizell Senior Center Benefit

Cindy Williams served as guest emcee and Sha Na Na performed at Mizell Senior Center’s ninth annual "Stars Among Us" benefit March 22 at Palm Springs Air Museum.

Aftab Dada, P.S. Resorts Chairman, Receives 365th Golden Palm Star - Mar. 27, 2014

Aftab Dada, chairman of P.S. Resorts and general manager of the Palm Springs Hilton hotel, received the 365th Golden Palm Star on The Palm Springs Walk of Stars

Palm Springs Art Museum Marks 75th Anniversary

The Palm Springs Art Museum celebrated its 75th anniversary at a glittering event that showcased the museum’s present, past, and future while honoring Board Chairman Harold Meyerman.

Cirque Couture After Party for JM Couture Fashion Week Debut - Mar. 20, 2014

After a stunning and unprecedented runway show debut at Fashion Week El Paseo, the audience was invited for an after party at Mitch’s on El Paseo.

Native Film Fest Supports Agua Caliente Cultural Museum

Actress Tantoo Cardinal received the Richard M. Milanovich Award for Distinguished Contributions to Inidigenous Film at the Native American Film Fest in Palm Springs.

Kaye Ballard's "Going Out of Business"

When her show ended, the consensus was 88-year-old Kaye Ballard is still too good to be done with live stage performances.

CODA Gallery Hosts Helper, Utah Artists of Helper Art Workshops at Opening Reception - Mar. 15, 2014

Coda continued it's month long celebration of the artists of Helper, Utah, featured the Established Artists of the Helper Art Workshops

Time and America Opening at J. Willott Gallery - Mar. 7, 2014

J. Willott Gallery “Time and America,” an ongoing show continuing the month of March featuring two rising stars in the art world, Erin Berrett and Jason Kowalski

Artist Sherry Wolf Debuts New Work at Imago Galleries - Mar. 7, 2014

After years out of the limelight, artist Sherry Wolf debuted her new series of paintings at Imago Galleries in Palm Desert

Stepping Out With Bernadette Peters for College of the Desert

A sold out crowd stepped up for College of the Desert and attended a performance by Bernadette Peters Feb. 19 at the McCallum Theatre in celebration of the college’s 30th anniversary.

American Advertising Federation Honors Milt Jones

Milt Jones, publisher of Palm Springs Life, recently received the American Advertising Federation Palm Springs Desert Cities' “A Legend of Advertising Award”.

Ironwood Ladies' Night - March 5, 2014

The Ironwood Country Club had its 4th Annual Ladies’ Night Out on March 5th at The Shops on El Paseo to help kick off the Coyote Classic Gold Tournament.

Colin Fisher Studios Engages the Valley's Art Scene with a Two Artist Show on Display through March 15, 2014

Two artists brought together their work at a well-attended opening night cocktail party at Colin Fisher Studios in Cathedral City.

Black & White Ball Honors Harold Matzner

The Virginia Waring International Piano Competition will long be remembered by arts supporters for its performances and importance of music in the lives of children.

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