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Jason Weisstein, M.D., M.P.H. - Top Doctors 2015

Whether helping doctors or patients, Dr. Jason Weisstein values having an impact. Expectations have changed now that patients are fitter and more active in their golden years.
2015.06.29 08:46 AM

Toni Long, M.D. - Top Doctors 2015

Her ability to relate is partly what drew Dr. Toni Long into medicine itself. Suffering from health problems as a child, she got an early front-row view of the profession.
2015.06.29 08:46 AM

Camille Harrison, M.D. - Top Doctors 2015

Active in Future Doctors of America as a teenager, Camille Harrison rotated through the specialties while in medical school, tried ophthalmology, and became “intrigued by the complexity of the eye.”
2015.06.29 08:46 AM

John Feller, M.D. - Top Doctors 2015

Dr. John Feller thought of himself as “kind of a geek,” he admits, into both technology and medical science as a child.
2015.06.29 08:46 AM

Steve Eickelberg, M.D. - Top Doctors 2015

A combination of life experiences led Steven Eickelberg to become a physician and an addiction psychiatrist.
2015.06.29 08:46 AM

Maher Abdallah, M.D. - Top Doctors 2015

Maher Abdallah grew up watching his cousin perform surgery and practice primary care; by age 11, he knew medicine was his path.
2015.06.29 08:46 AM

Enjoy a Little Paradise At This Palm Springs Hotel

The Little Paradise Hotel is a newly refurbished, nine room, sleek, minimalist property nestled on the east side of Palm Springs.
2015.06.24 04:58 PM

Mr. Lyons Steakhouse Reimagines Iconic 1940s Lyons English Grille in Palm Springs

Executive Chef Chris Hora is ready to reign in the kitchen at the newly designed Mr. Lyons Steakhouse in Palm Springs.
2015.06.24 07:00 AM

Christopher Georgesco Shows Artistic Individuality Early in Career

As the son of architect Haralamb Georgescu, who designed Bauhaus-style modern buildings like the Chic Ci Club in palm Springs, Christopher Georgesco staked out his own artistic path.
2015.06.22 02:53 PM

Morongo Basin Cultural Arts Council Showcases Many Artists in "Small Works"

Nichole Vikdal is one of the 27 artists from the Morongo Basin Cultural Arts Council showing at the "Small Works" exhibit at Gallery 62 in Joshua Tree through the end of June.
2015.06.17 08:26 AM

Las Fuentes Inn and Gardens Offers Botanical Paradise

Las Fuentes means “The Fountains” in Spanish, and owner Don Karvelis has nestled the four unique fountains that decorate Las Fuentes Inn and Gardens in Palm Springs within a botanical extravaganza of almost 300 desert plants and cacti.
2015.06.09 03:13 PM

Gray Malin Photos Bring Out Playfulness of Parker Palm Springs

Photographer Gray Malin has created a series of 14 images featuring a variety of wild animals in playful settings at the Parker Palm Springs.
2015.06.08 04:01 PM

Colt's Lodge Brings New Life to Palm Springs Accommodation Options

Colt's Lodge, a newly redesigned and renovated 11-room hotel located in Palm Springs' historic Deepwell Estates area, takes advantage of new owners Jon Nelson and Frank Young's design and theater backgrounds to create a fresh, new look.
2015.05.20 02:14 PM

Diane Best Helps Desert Town Show Itself at Inaugural Joshua Treenial Event

Joshua Tree's Diane Best will be among 50 artists from 15 countries who will showcase their work in the inaugural Joshua Treenial held at various venues over Memorial Day Weekend.
2015.05.19 09:55 AM

Trina Turk Turns 20

Louis Vuitton’s creative director, Nicolas Ghesquière, used the allure of the desert to unveil his Resort 2015 Collection, but Palm Springs' own Trina Turk has been designing and sharing the California lifestyle with the rest of the world for more than 20 years.
2015.05.18 11:37 AM

Homestead Modern Taps Into Cabin Retreat and High Desert Lifestyle

Dave McAdam of Homestead Modern is banking on the current wave of baby boomers who want to recapture the homesteader wave of 50 years ago in the high desert area north of Palm Springs.
2015.05.15 07:00 AM

Hotel California Has Rooms to Suit all Palm Springs Vacation Styles

Hotel California is a rustic 14 room, Spanish mission style boutique hotel which offers many different styles of rooms to suit your vacation needs in Palm Springs.
2015.05.12 03:56 PM

Desert European Motors Adds McLaren Automotive to British Lineup in Rancho Mirage

Desert European Motors is in the throes of expanding its showroom space and recently announced the addition of McLaren Automotive, which will make it the only location in the country representing every British luxury and performance car.
2015.05.11 03:58 PM

Mojave Rock Ranch Plays Host to Natural Cactus Garden Setting

A former homestead shack looks as though it naturally sprouted up from the ground, thanks to 20 years of painstaking efforts by Gino Dreese and Troy Williams to build Mojave Rock Ranch.
2015.05.11 02:48 PM

Desert Riviera Hotel Offers 'Midcentury Resort Community' in Palm Springs

Owner Martha Stephen describes the Desert Riviera Hotel as “a close-knit midcentury resort community surrounded by gardens, where everyone smiles a 'Good Morning!' to everyone else.”
2015.05.05 03:34 PM

Douglas Kirkland Shares Coco Chanel Photos, Stories at Melissa Morgan Fine Art

Celebrated photographer Douglas Kirkland brought stories to go with the photos he shot 53 years ago of famed designer Coco Chanel during a recent book tour stop at Melissa Morgan Fine Art in Palm Desert.
2015.04.13 05:19 PM

Orbit In Retains Midcentury Modern Courtyard Style in Palm Springs

Once former guests of the Orbit In, Kevin Miller and his wife, Jinny Park, took their enthusiasm for the Palm Springs property and became its owner in 2007.
2015.02.24 09:48 AM

A design discussion with Land Rover Design Director and Chief Creative Officer, Gerry McGovern

Land Rover Design Director and Chief Creative Officer, Gerry McGovern has a discussion about his designs during The Siva house VIP Signature House Tour Reception - Listen to this informative audio.
2015.02.19 08:43 AM

Palm Springs Embraces Stars at Awards Gala Red Carpet

Palm Springs gave a warm reception to Hollywood's A-list celebrities at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala on Jan. 3.
2015.01.05 02:39 PM

Chef Chris Mitchum, Executive Chef at Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa

Chef Chris Mitchum, prepares Lumpia, with avocado, ancho chile chicken and chipotle cheddar cheese.
2014.11.10 03:38 PM

Visionary - Michael Landes

Healthcare Visionary - Eisenhower Medical Center, the Coachella Valley’s only not-for-profit hospital, relies on charity, donations, and philanthropy to continue delivering excellence to all its patients.
2014.11.06 03:27 PM

Food FUNdamentals

The Purple Room’s new executive chef talks food, brew, and supper club menus.
2014.10.31 08:44 AM

Maximum Minimalism

The design motif of midcentury modern and the buildings created here in that aesthetic are now the subject of best-selling coffee-table books, entries in national architectural registers, and the focus of the annual 10-day celebration called “Modernism Week.”
2014.10.31 08:44 AM

Creative Mexican Cuisine Marks Hacienda Cantina & Beach Club's Reopening

New entertainment, special events, and a new executive chef in Ruben Galvez mark the reopening of Hacienda Cantina & Beach Club in South Palm Springs.
2014.10.15 11:45 AM

Triada Palm Springs Has Hollywood Star-Studded Past

Formerly known as The Spanish Inn and host to the likes of Elizabeth Taylor and Howard Hughes, the Triada Palm Springs opens with a modern look of its ancestor.
2014.10.15 09:12 AM

Visionary - Timothy Jochen, M.D.

Healthcare Visionary - "This is my favorite place in the whole world,” says Dr. Timothy Jochen. “I’ve traveled everywhere, and I always am so happy to come home.”
2014.10.09 11:01 AM

Visionary - Casey Coyle

Workforce Excellence Visionary - The Coachella Valley’s strong interest in healthy living made it the perfect place for Whole Foods Market to open a new store.
2014.09.30 09:26 AM

Whole Foods Palm Desert Marks Entrance into Coachella Valley

Sharing the joy and love of food became a reality for Whole Foods Palm Desert, which opened its doors Sept. 24.
2014.09.30 09:13 AM

Visionary - Todd Blue

Workforce Excellence Visionary - “We have been able to attract and hire incredible talent,” he says. “They are passionate about our community and it shows in their desire to work.”
2014.09.26 09:29 AM

Visionary - Gary Honts

Healthcare Visionary - Honts notes that the hospital is an economic driver to the community, recruiting new physicians, which leads to additional office staff jobs as well.
2014.09.23 07:14 AM

Visionary - Nachhattar Singh Chandi

Real Estate Visionary - “This is the best place to do business. We have great schools, good hospitals, and good transportation.
2014.09.22 03:29 PM

Visionary - John Monahan

Real Estate Visionary - John Monahan had been visiting Palm Springs regularly for about 15 years when he noticed that the 1968 Alan Ladd Building was for sale.
2014.09.22 03:28 PM

Visionary - Shaun Murphy

Workforce Excellence Visionary - SBEMP provides litigation and transactional services — “the full spectrum of the local economy, including business, commercial, and personal injury,” Murphy says.
2014.09.22 03:28 PM

Visionary - Carolyn Caldwell

Healthcare Visionary - DRMC also works in close partnership with the Coachella Valley Economic Partnership, relying on the agency’s internship and mentorship programs to introduce young people to healthcare careers at the hospital.
2014.09.22 03:13 PM

Visionary - Ritu Chopra, M.D.

Healthcare Visionary - "The best thing about locating our business here in the Coachella Valley is becoming part of the community,” says Dr. Ritu Chopra
2014.09.22 03:13 PM

Visionary - Bighorn Properties

Real Estate Visionary - Bighorn Properties has been an unmatched resource for buyers and sellers since the inception of Bighorn Golf Club, having successfully negotiated more than $2.4 billion in property sales.
2014.09.22 03:13 PM

Visionary - Tim Ellis

Tourism & Hospitality Visionary - Tim Ellis, the general manager for Palm Mountain Resort, came to the Coachella Valley 22 years ago “because I was looking to get into resort hotel management.”
2014.09.22 03:13 PM

Visionary - Richard Oliphant

Workforce Excellence Visionary - Oliphant says he’s traveled the world and, unfailingly, “I can’t wait to get back to the Coachella Valley. We have a lifestyle that’s second to none.
2014.09.22 03:13 PM

Visionary - Steven Quintanilla

Workforce Excellence Visionary - Steven Quintanilla first came to the Coachella Valley in 1992 when Cathedral City retained him to work on the original Ritz-Carlton project.
2014.09.22 03:13 PM

Visionary - Jeff L. Grubbe

Philanthropy Visionary - As chairman of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, Jeff L. Grubbe is one of five council members who oversee all tribal business.
2014.09.22 03:12 PM

Visionary - Joshua Otten

Arts, Media & Entertainment Visionary - Otten notes that the area is an ideal place for companies looking to relocate. “There’s a great appreciation for hard work here.
2014.09.22 03:12 PM

Visionary - Scott M. Aaronson, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Healthcare Visionary - I’ve observed a lot of growth in the Coachella Valley in general, and I think that anyone who decides to move here will find it a rewarding experience.
2014.09.22 03:12 PM

Visionary - Ellie Kheirkhahi-Love, D.D.S., M.S.D.

Healthcare Visionary - Living in the Coachella Valley has been a “really amazing experience for us,” Dr. Kheirkhahi-Love says. “My husband and I moved here 16 years ago.
2014.09.22 03:12 PM

Visionary - Phillip K. Smith, Jr.

Real Estate Visionary - Smith appreciates all the Coachella Valley has to offer. “It’s been a terrific place to raise a family,” he says.
2014.09.22 03:12 PM

Visionary - Keith McCormick

Workforce Excellence Visionary - McCormick is president of Palm Springs Exotic Car Auctions, a collector car auction and classic car dealership. “We moved here in 1981 from Blackpool, England.
2014.09.22 03:12 PM

Visionary - Deena Suffin

Arts, Media & Entertainment Visionary - When Deena Suffin wanted to launch her company, Post Modern Inc., she turned to local resources for help — with resounding success.
2014.09.22 03:11 PM

Visionary - Troy Zimmerman

Arts, Media & Entertainment Visionary - “It’s two hours from everything, whether you want to be in the mountains or by the ocean. It’s a huge community of good people, and it’s become a mecca of good design.”
2014.09.22 03:11 PM

The Fabulous Beekman Boys - Brent Ridge and Josh Kilmer-Purcell

“The Fabulous” Beekman Boys, held a book signing followed by a cooking demonstration at Food & Wine Festival Palm Desert™ 2014 Watch them make rocky road pot stickers in this video.
2014.09.12 06:50 AM

Villa Royale Inn Reflects Palm Springs History, Ambiance

What began as film star and Olympic figure skater Sonja Henie’s estate in the 1940s has been preserved and developed into a hidden gem as Villa Royale Inn.
2014.08.20 10:41 AM

Michael Caruso: 'DeVanity' Was Not All About Him

When he decided to both write and star in his own soap opera web-based series, DeVanity, Michael Caruso made sure to put his personal ambitions aside.
2014.08.15 03:26 PM

Chef Roy Choi, Kogi BBQ, Chego!, A-Frame, Sunny Spot, and POT

Chef Roy Choi shares his recipe for and prepares Korean barbecue on the final day of Food & Wine Festival Palm Desert™ 2014
2014.08.15 07:51 AM

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.
2014.08.14 08:22 AM

Top 10 Road Trip Videos in Greater Palm Springs Area

Some of the most unique and interesting places to visit are within an easy drive of the Greater Palm Springs area.
2014.08.13 06:59 AM

"Top Rock" Commands Stage at Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs

"Top Rock" brings a brash, rockin' musical tribute to the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs on Friday and Saturday nights through September.
2014.08.07 02:52 PM

Il Corso Creates Authentic Italian Experience in Taste, Look

From its 100-year-old flooring from an Italian farmhouse to its authentic menu, Il Corso in Palm Desert has created a slice of Italy at its El Paseo location.
2014.07.23 11:02 AM

Heirloom Tomatoes Guide Escena Lounge & Grill's Salad Choice

Since being diagnosed with high blood pressure and cholesterol, Escena Lounge & Grill Chef Oscar Ayala has found the healthy benefits of heirloom tomatoes in his salad creations.
2014.07.21 02:09 PM

Watch Our Top 10 Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Videos

Where should I eat in the Greater Palm Springs area? Watch our Top 10 Restaurant Videos to help you find the answer to that question.
2014.07.18 09:36 AM

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.
2014.07.15 12:59 PM

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.
2014.07.15 07:07 AM

Watch Our Top 10 Palm Springs Hotel Videos

Watch our videos to discover what the hotel options are in the Greater Palm Springs area from well-known big names to small, boutique hotels.
2014.07.11 07:10 AM

The Palm Springs Hotel Continues Boutique Resurgence

The Palm Springs Hotel, set to open this fall, will bring an industrial take on midcentury modern design in North Palm Springs.
2014.07.10 11:46 AM

Watch the Top 10 Palm Springs Life Videos

From architecture to hotels to food, viewers have clicked on Palm Springs Life videos to learn more about the Greater Palm Springs area.
2014.07.04 08:38 AM

Tacos & Tequila Infuses Mexican Flavors into Fourth of July Standards

The true potential of Mexican cooking and how it can enhance even traditional Fourth of July items like hamburgers and hot dogs can be found at Tacos & Tequila at the Morongo Casino Resort & Spa.
2014.07.02 10:42 AM

Star Power

The Palm Springs Walk of Stars honors philanthropic superhero Lynda Carter for shattering stereotypes and blazing new paths for generations of women.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Enrique G. Jacome, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Dr. Enrique G. Jacome was the first gynecologic surgeon to perform a robotic hysterectomy in Riverside County and is an expert on da Vinci robotic surgery.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Sean A. Barlow, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Dr. Sean A. Barlow, chief psychiatrist at Betty Ford Center, is driven by the interconnectedness of emotions, biology, and society.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Khoi Le, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Growing up in Vietnam during the war years, Dr. Khoi Le saw firsthand the need for good medical care.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Monica Khanna, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Dr. Monica Khanna describes her job as providing 'confidence' for the patient, even before she mentions the state-of-the-art radiation technology.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Bryan L. Stone, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Let Dr. Bryan L. Stone explain his branch of medical science, and he enthusiastically describes nephrology as a full-body concert.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Timothy M. Jochen, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Dr. Timothy M. Jochen is not only accomplished in medicine, he has also worked as an engineer - a valuable skill in his highly successful dermatology practice.
2014.07.01 05:43 AM

Brian Marki Fine Art Honors Late Mentor's Work in Palm Springs

Brian Marki is paying back on Sandro Negri's mentorship by debuting the late artist's work in Palm Springs when the new Brian Marki Gallery hosts a Summer Open House June 20.
2014.06.17 01:30 PM

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.
2014.06.10 03:24 PM

Summer Salad Recipe: How to Stay Cool, Eat Well

As summer temps climb, a succulent summer salad may be your coolest option thanks to a recipe from Appetito Cal-Italian Deli in Palm Springs.
2014.06.02 08:05 PM

Bonita Domes Resembles 'Star Wars'-Like Place

To celebrate the completion of their 'Star Wars'-like Bonita Domes, a Joshua Tree couple is co-hosting a fundraising party with the local Chamber of Commerce.
2014.05.29 09:12 AM

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.
2014.05.23 11:54 AM

Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage Brings Luxury Stay to Valley

For the first time since 2010, Ritz-Carlton has opened one of its luxury hotels in Rancho Mirage.
2014.05.22 05:19 PM

Salvation Mountain Colors Desert Palette Near Salton Sea

Salvation Mountain, a spiritual monument created by Leonard Knight, disrupts the rugged hilly terrain that lies just southeast of the Salton Sea.
2014.05.19 04:46 PM

François de Mélogue Executive Chef, Figue Mediterranean Restaurant

Chef François de Mélogue Executive Chef, Figue Mediterranean Restaurant prepares Moroccan Sea Scallop, Preserved Lemon Farrotto, Green Charmoula, Gewürztraminer Beurre Blanc
2014.05.15 02:32 PM

David Quintanilla Infuses Colorful Images to Sinatra Fundraiser

David Quintanilla's bold and colorful portrait photography will be part of a Palm Springs fundraiser to aid the Barbara Sinatra Children's Center.
2014.05.13 10:05 AM

PS Underground Combines Food With Performance

Michael Fietsam and David Horgen's love affair with food and performance has taken them underground, PS Underground, that is.
2014.05.09 06:48 AM

Pair Turn Pipes Canyon Ruin into Outdoor Dining Gem

On a hike in Pipes Canyon near Pioneertown, Paul Goff and Tony Angelotti discovered a 1920’s stone house, formerly owned by a mining family, and knew they had to save it.
2014.05.05 04:25 PM

Bernie's Lounge and Supper Club Harkens to Palm Springs Traditions

Bernie’s Lounge and Supper Club is just one of the new supper club restaurants to make their mark on an old Palm Springs tradition.
2014.05.02 07:03 AM

Skylark Hotel Palm Springs Restores Vintage Look

The term “a hidden gem” gets thrown around a lot, but that’s a literal description of the Skylark Hotel located in the Palm Springs Uptown Design District.
2014.04.23 02:26 PM

White Hot

Jeffrey Sanker ups the ante in celebration of his annual White Party Palm Springs’ silver anniversary.
2014.04.21 08:18 AM

Own a Piece of the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs

Own a piece of the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs, the first hotel to be crowdfunded by an online property marketplace.
2014.04.16 09:41 AM

One11 Band Seizes Tachevah Block Party Opportunity

One11 plays Tachevah: A Palm Springs Block Party April 16 in what could be a launching pad for this talented La Quinta-based band.
2014.04.15 03:55 PM

McCallum Theatre Has Always Felt Like Home to Stage Manager

As stage manager at McCallum Theatre for the past 16 years, Joanna Fookes oversees the production of Open Call, a local talent show set for April 17-19.
2014.04.15 12:03 PM

Explore Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

In less than two years, the Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert is gaining ground with its cutting edge art exhibits and its “urban oasis” sculpture garden.
2014.04.01 04:33 PM

New York-based Designer Zang Toi Closes Out Fashion Week El Paseo 2014

The highlighted “Designer of the Week” wowed the audience closing night with a theatrical runway performance.
2014.03.23 10:20 AM

Saks Fifth Avenue Takes the Runway

Saks Fifth Avenue put its best foot forward at El Paseo Fashion Week 2014 sending the finest of 2014 Designer apparel down the Toscana Country Club Runway Tent.
2014.03.22 11:58 AM

The Superstars of Project Runway

Simmering anticipation came to a bubble as fashion’s current “it” man Michael Costello brought five fellow alumni to the runway under the Toscana Country Club Runway Tent.
2014.03.20 11:42 AM

Street Seen on El Paseo

El Paseo came alive under the Toscana Country Club Runway Tent as 10 of the street’s finest retail stores and designers showcased their spring collections of jewelry and fashion.
2014.03.19 10:32 AM

FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising Debut Runway Show

A standing-room-only crowd cheered Runway Tent during Fashion Week El Paseo as nine graduates of California’s FIDM's debut class presented their final couture collections
2014.03.18 03:38 PM

Le Chien - A Celebration of Dogs & Fashion

A sharply turned out crowd of all ages came Runway Tent to support the Humane Society of the Desert and watch as fashion went to the dogs with “Le Chien – A celebration of Dogs & Fashion.”
2014.03.17 11:26 AM

Hotel Lautner Takes You Back to Mid-20th Century

Time travel has never been more fun touring the Hotel Lautner, which sits at the end of a quiet residential street in Desert Hot Springs.
2014.03.05 04:54 PM
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