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United Way of the Desert Recognition & Kick Off Luncheon

The United Way of the Desert has set a fundraising goal of $1.5 million for 2014-15 following an announcement at its Recognition & Kick Off Luncheon on Sept. 12.

Palm Springs Horoscope - September 2014

Libras have been challenged over the past year to define a balance in many areas of their life. Neither manipulation nor polite nudging is working.

Cinema Diverse Offers Record Number of Feature Films in Palm Springs

Individual tickets for Cinema Diverse go on sale Aug. 31 as the Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival offers the largest selection of feature films in its seven years.

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 Animal Shelter Spruces Up Canine Suites

Those doggies in the window over at the Palm Springs Animal Shelter are wagging their tails in approval over the recent makeover of the canine suites.

Portrait of a Lady

After bouncing from home to home and then being abandoned at a shelter, rescued greyhound Roxie Davenport’s grace and gentle spirit shine through with help from her devoted adoptive dad.

A Voice for the Voiceless

Lindi Biggi founded the nonprofit Loving All Animals in 2008 “to bring together local, regional, and national animal welfare organizations to collaborate for the greater benefit of animals.”

Lisa Vanderpump Achieves Star Status in Palm Springs

Lisa Vanderpump, one of the stars of the 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills', will receive the 372nd star on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars July 30.

Pets on Parade Celebrates Animal Lovers and Their Work

More than 400 animal lovers arrived July 13 at the Doral at Desert Princess Hotel to support Pegasus Therapeutic Riding and the Humane Society of the Desert, beneficiaries of the 16th annual Pets On Parade awards luncheon.

Palm Springs Life Unveils August Cover at Pets on Parade Event

The 16th annual Pets on Parade awards luncheon provided the perfect backdrop for announcing Palm Springs Life's Cutest Pet Award winner, who will grace the August 2014 cover.

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.

AIDS Assistance Program Raffles Off 2015 Audi A3 Cabriolet

AIDS Assistance Program is raffling off a 2015 Audi A3 Cabriolet from Desert European Motorcars’ Audi Rancho Mirage to support the organization’s food voucher program.

Cool Jazz on a Hot Summer Day at Mission Hills Country Club

A hot summer day was the perfect time for more than 150 supporters of ACT for Multiple Sclerosis to gather at Mission Hills Country Club for cool jazz.

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.

Palm Springs Modern Committee Honors PSUSD Students at Annual Scholarship Reception - June 17, 2014

Palm Springs Modern Committee celebrated three PSUSD high school graduates who were each awarded a one thousand dollar scholarship during a reception at the historic Desert Star.

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.

Lynda Kay Brings 'Mad Men' Elegance to Trevor Project Event

Performer Lynda Kay pays homage to her favorite era, midcentury modern, every time she takes stage from her big hair, sultry voice, and sparkly costumes.

'Tom in America' Touches on Gay Feelings of Married Men

'Tom in America' explores the arousal of homosexual feelings in an older married man during the Palm Springs International ShortFest, which opens June 17.

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

Festival in the Canyons - May 17, 2014

Festival in the Canyons XIX, a benefit for the Hanson House Foundation was held Saturday May 17th at the beautiful Indian Canyons Golf Resort.

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 Ranks Among Top 50 as Summer Honeymoon Destination

Palm Springs ranks among the top 50 summer honeymoon destinations based on budget, weather, activities and romanticism, according to WalletHub.com

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

2014 Women in Business Awards Luncheon - May 21, 2014

Actress and Cambria brand advocate Mariel Hemingway spoke before a packed ballroom at the second annual Women in Business Awards luncheon at the newly opened Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage.

Boots in Squares Palm Springs Stays a Step Ahead

Boots in Square Palm Springs, a gay square dance club, is open to all comers and offers a fun way to meet new people and exercise your body and brain.

Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands Welcomes Desert Arc and the First Tee Coachella Valley - May 6, 2014

The First Tee Coachella Valley pairs students with Desert Arc clients and the six-somes work on their golf skills while interacting for a day of very special fun.

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.

Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers Hosts Women In Business Reception - May 7, 2014

Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers hosted an enthusiastic champagne and hors d’oeuvre reception in honor of the Women in Business Award winners and nominees.

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.

Stroke Recovery Center Breaks Ground on Clarice and Luhr Jensen Therapy Facility - May 1, 2014

Stroke Recovery Center hosted a groundbreaking and reception on May 1, 2014 for the Clarice and Luhr Jensen Exercise Therapy Facility.

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.

"Evening Under The Stars" Boogies to "First Ladies of Disco"

The First Ladies of Disco proved to be a smashing success at the 21st annual Evening Under The Stars held May 3 to benefit the AIDS Assistance Program.

Desert Cancer Foundation's A Round for Life Golf Tournament - Mar. 31, 2014

The Desert Cancer Foundation’s A Round For Life, a triad of three events, raised $422,225.00 on the 20th Anniversary of the events.

Pro-Am Charity Golf Tournament benefits the Tracy Lane Foundation - May 1, 2014

Tamarisk Country Club hosted an annual Pro-Am golf tournament that raised more than $5000 benefiting the Tracy Lane Foundation

The Girlfriend Factor hosts Club Cabana

The Girlfriend Factor hosted its annual Club Cabana “Uncorked & Unleashed” fundraiser April 26 at Toscana Country Club.

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