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Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers One Night Only Event - Dec. 11, 2014

Customers and guests shared in a fun-filled by invitation only event including shopping, holiday cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, new collections and special pricing throughout the store.
2014.12.17 10:50 AM

Christopher Kennedy Grand Opening - Nov. 30, 2014

In-demand desert designer Christopher Kennedy unveiled his new Studio and Showroom, located in the upcoming South end of Palm Canyon Drive, with a grand opening party on Saturday, November 29.
2014.12.16 03:18 PM

Trio Toy Drive with Lisa Vanderpump - Dec. 7, 2014

Trio Restaurant held a Gift Drive for AIDS Assistance Program’s clients. Supporters came loaded with gifts ranging from toys for the children to linens, pots and pans and other households items needed by AAP’s clients.
2014.12.16 01:20 PM

Andrea Marcovicci "A WWII Christmas" at Vicky's of Santa Fe - Dec. 8, 2014

A sold out crowd thrilled to the wonderful musical styling’s of Andrea Marcovicci’s “A World War II Christmas,” originally created to celebrate Andrea's return home for the holidays,
2014.12.16 07:16 AM

Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center Opened in November, 2014

The restored midcentury modern bank building designed by noted Architect E. Stewart Williams, is the hub of the museum’s exploration of architecture and design.
2014.12.10 03:18 PM

The Shops on El Paseo Toscana Country Club Day - Dec. 4, 2014

The ladies of The Toscana Country Club gathered at The Shops on El Paseo for their Appreciation Day.
2014.12.10 02:09 PM

Shops On El Paseo, Vintage Club Holiday Treasure Hunt - Dec. 3, 2014

The ladies of The Vintage Club gathered at The Shops on El Paseo on Wednesday December 3rd for their Holiday Treasure Hunt.
2014.12.09 07:17 AM

Andalusia Annual Broker Party - Dec. 2, 2014

Andalusia Country Club invited the valley’s top producing realtors to come wet their appetite for exclusive lakefront poolside living.
2014.12.05 10:14 AM

Anne Rice, son Christopher Share Joint Book Signings in Palm Springs

Author and Palm Desert resident Anne Rice has brought back her favorite character, Prince Lestat, in a new "Vampire Chronicles" book she will sign Dec. 6 in Palm Springs joined by her son, Christopher, who will also sign his latest book.
2014.12.05 06:30 AM

Celebrity Christmas Trees Adorn Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs for Upcoming Benefit

Celebrities like Lisa Vanderpump, Barry Manilow, Lawrence Luckinbill, and Lucie Arnaz sponsor trees at the 14th annual Christmas Tree Lane, a benefit assisting ACT for Multiple Sclerosis, at the Hard Rock Hotel in Palm Springs.
2014.12.03 12:27 PM

The Shops on El Paseo Host "A Miracle on El Paseo" - Nov. 22, 2014

A Christmas Carnival and Shopping Extravaganza featured the Grand Illumination of El Paseo’s 60-foot ‘Tree of Lights,’ Live Entertainment and Professional Ice Skaters.
2014.12.01 02:25 PM

Marilyn, Madness and Me - Nov. 19, 2014

On Wednesday, November 19th, MM&M Productions brought the hit play, “Marilyn, Madness & Me,” with the original cast, as a reading to the Rancho Mirage Library.
2014.12.01 10:19 AM

Free First Friday at The Galen - Nov. 7, 2014

Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, The Galen and the Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden debuted First Friday at The Galen on November 7, 2014.
2014.12.01 08:40 AM

Rancho Mirage Art Affaire Thrills Art and Music Lovers - Nov. 8-9, 2014

The two-day event thrilled the crowds with a juried fine art and music festival featuring 100 award-winning visual artists in a variety of artistic mediums.
2014.12.01 08:25 AM

Desert Woman's Show 2014 - Nov. 15-16, 2014

This special weekend event dedicated to women included seminars on everything from stem cell therapy, anti-aging, interior design to financial wellness.
2014.12.01 08:01 AM

Champions of the Homegrown

Sarah Scheideman started the Coachella Valley Art Scene to fill a void for news and information about local art and music events in the area.
2014.11.26 09:20 AM

The Perfect Catch

Six decades after "The Catch," the world's greatest living ball player, Willie Mayes, still has a sweet spot, only this time it's not in his golden baseball glove - it's for children and the Coachella Valley.
2014.11.26 09:18 AM

Evening of Hope Pre Gala Reception - Nov. 20, 2014

Filling everyone with anticipation of Saturday night's Evening of Hope gala, Leisa Austin, owner of IMAGO Galleries, hosted a pre-event cocktail reception with hors d’oeuvres from Lulu’s California Bistro courtesy of Jerry and Barbara Keller.
2014.11.25 11:30 AM

Grace Home Palm Springs Grand Opening - Nov. 15, 2014

Over 250 guests joined Grace Home Furnishings owners Roger Stoker and Michael Ostrow to celebrate the Grand Opening of their Uptown Design District showroom.
2014.11.21 07:18 AM

Dynamic Duo Open My Little Bridal Boutique as All-in-One Wedding Stop

Coachella Valley’s own dream team, Gregory Goodman and Alan Kelly, are expanding their client services with the opening of the new My Little Bridal Boutique in Palm Springs.
2014.11.19 01:30 PM

Fantasy Springs Cupcake Challenge Amateur Winner Enters Son's Choice

Christina Smith may want to rethink her day job after winning first place in the amateur division of the Third Annual Fantasy Springs Cupcake Challenge on Nov. 16 at the casino’s Special Events Center.
2014.11.19 08:25 AM

Grayse Grand Opening on El Paseo - Nov. 13, 2014

Grayse has brought a modern collection of specialty separates designed to dress women who love quality, luxury, and style to El Paseo.
2014.11.19 07:17 AM

J.K. Simmons Will Receive Palm Springs Film Fest's Spotlight Award

J.K. Simmons, whose face and voice is recognizable to fans as the spokesperson in those Farmers Insurance commercials, will receive the Spotlight Award, Actor at the 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala.
2014.11.18 08:43 AM

Beverly Johnson Helps Shine Spotlight on Cancer Fight at El Paseo Holiday Event

After watching a family member survive a battle with cancer, supermodel and actress Beverly Johnson jumped at the chance to serve as honorary chair for the 2014 “Miracle on El Paseo” event on Nov. 22 to benefit Bighorn "Behind a Miracle."
2014.11.17 01:00 PM

Forty Under 40 Mixer at The Venue Sushi Bar and Sake Lounge - Nov. 11, 2014

Every four years, Palm Springs Life celebrates the Coachella Valley’s newest generation of up-and-coming inspirational stars with a major October issue feature titled Forty under 40.
2014.11.14 04:06 PM

Elan Vital Galleries Celebrates El Paseo Opening on First Friday - Nov. 7, 2014

Elan Vital celebrated the opening of his new museum-like gallery on El Paseo in Palm Desert, part of the First Weekend Palm Desert events extravaganza.
2014.11.14 03:54 PM

Desert Medical Fitness Academy and Wellness Opens in Rancho Mirage

Desert Medical Fitness Academy and Wellness Center offers medically-supervised, results-driven exercise and nutrition programs for people who want to lose weight as well as those striving to maintain a healthy lifestyle.
2014.11.13 04:14 PM

Trio - Where Palm Springs Eats - celebrates the beginning of its sixth year - Nov. 10, 2014

Trio celebrated its fifth anniversary in usual Trio style with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres aplenty, stilt walkers to make you smile and their most cordial and welcoming staff.
2014.11.13 11:36 AM

Julianne Moore Earns Top Actress Award From Palm Springs International Film Festival

Julianne Moore will receive the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actress, at the 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala on Jan. 3 at the Palm Springs Convention Center.
2014.11.13 09:14 AM

A Tale of Nine Cities Market Watch seminar at Toscana Country Club, Indian Wells - Nov. 7, 2014

The seminar focused on the people, housing and demographic trends in the nine unique cities that form the Coachella Valley.
2014.11.13 07:26 AM

Palm Springs Earns Top Score From HRC Survey

The City of Palm Springs has achieved a perfect score of 100 in a survey of LGBT equality in California conducted by the Human Rights Campaign.
2014.11.12 11:48 AM

Pomme Frite Celebrates Grand Re-Opening of Their Award Winning Patio - Nov. 6, 2014

Pomme Frite was thrilled to host Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet and the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce at their Official Grand Re-Opening and Ribbon Cutting of our New Patio on Thursday, November 6, 2014.
2014.11.12 11:39 AM

Palm Springs Life: 2014-15 Social Datebook

Palm Springs Life helps you 'save the date' with its 2014-15 Social Datebook that includes events you won't want to miss.
2014.11.12 09:51 AM

Palm Springs Life: 2014-15 Charity Register

Palm Springs Life has compiled a comprehensive list of charitable groups in the Coachella Valley for 2014-15.
2014.11.12 07:30 AM

Volunteers Sought to Work Phones at ‘Care for Kids’ Radiothon

Volunteers are being sought to work the phones for the 19th annual ‘Care for Kids’ Radiothon to benefit Variety the Children’s Charity of the Desert on Nov. 11-12.
2014.11.10 02:22 PM

Eddie Redmayne Earns 1st Accolade from Palm Springs International Film Festival

Actor Eddie Redmayne in first in line to receive accolades from the Palm Springs International Film Festival with the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actor at the 26th annual Awards Gala on Jan. 3.
2014.11.07 08:58 AM

5 Ways to Party with Pride

Lavish parade floats and an energetic two-day outdoor festival under the sun may be the calling cards of Greater Palm Springs Pride (Nov. 7-9), but there’s plenty to do after dark, too.
2014.11.06 02:20 PM

Stonewall Gardens Palm Springs Offers Assisted Living to LGBT Seniors

What was once a 1950s bungalow style resort in north Palm Springs has become Stonewall Gardens - the first assisted-living village for gay seniors in Southern California.
2014.11.05 01:30 PM

Parade of Planes Takes Over Palm Springs Streets

The streets of Palm Springs became a taxi runway for a host of small planes during the Parade of Planes, which opened the 2014 Aviation Summit at the Palm Springs Convention Center.
2014.11.05 09:03 AM

The Mercedes-Benz Express Yourself Event - Oct. 23, 2014

Mercedes-Benz of Palm Springs held an exclusive event encouraging guests to get up and personal with the thrilling new 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA and C-Class.
2014.11.04 01:00 PM

IRAWniQ Pulls No Punches as Singer, Single Gay Mom

With an artsy name that gives her a bit of an edge, iRAWniQ (pronounced “ironic”) has crafted her own identity and an alternative hip/hop music career to suit her often hectic lifestyle.
2014.11.03 06:30 AM

Vintage Club Members Invest in the Next Generation

Established in 2005, the Vintage Employee Scholarship Fund recognizes the loyalty and service of its employees by assisting with their education as well as their children’s.
2014.10.31 08:45 AM

Debra Hovel Footwear Unveils One-of-a-kind Shoes

The recent launch of Debra Hovel Footwear in downtown Palm Springs brings a crowd on Oct. 16 for the exhibition of spectacular hand-crafted shoes.
2014.10.27 04:08 PM

20th Annual Concierge Award Dinner - Oct. 20, 2014

The 2014 Concierge of the Year Awards dinner was held at the Purple Room, courtesy of owners Tony Marchese and Mark VanLaanen.
2014.10.27 10:24 AM

Groundbreaking for Trilogy at The Polo Club's New Club - Oct. 18, 2014

Trilogy’s new club was inspired by the iconic Southern Pacific Depot Station & Hotel that once defined the social scene of the area.
2014.10.23 07:18 AM

Palm Springs Life’s 40 Under Forty at The Saguaro Palm Springs - Oct. 14, 2014

Palm Springs Life celebrated the Coachella Valley’s newest generation of up-and-coming inspirational stars at The Saguaro Palm Springs on October 14, 2014.
2014.10.20 08:07 AM

Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation Honors Environmental Efforts

Some of world’s leading scientists recently gathered Oct. 12 to discuss how to advance and provide leadership strategies to combat the alarming rise of sea levels across the planet at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage.
2014.10.17 11:52 AM

40 Under Forty: Casey Jones

For Palm Springs native Casey Jones, it is all about creativity and welcoming new ideas.
2014.10.10 08:45 AM

Palm Springs Life September Annual Launch Reception at Melissa Morgan Gallery - Sept. 25, 2014

Palm Springs Life celebrated the launch of the 37th Annual Desert Living Edition and the fourth edition of VISION magazine at Melissa Morgan Fine Art Gallery on El Paseo.
2014.10.01 02:13 PM

40 Under Forty: Jeff Patterson

Jeff Patterson, the COO for Desert Regional Medical Center, manages the day-to-day operations of the hospital, serves on the board of United Way of the Desert, and volunteers at Hanson House.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Matthew Buehler

Matthew Buehler has a main career goal to create the best STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) program in the desert.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Casey and Gerry Washack

Casey and Gerry Washack are making a powerful impact on anyone looking for fitness inspiration through Next Level Fitness, and their own 42-day program, Fit in 42.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Chris Pardo

Chris Pardo is on the forefront of so many new, innovative projects in the valley that it is becoming hard to keep score.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Kelly McLean

Splash House co-founder Kelly McLean had aspirations of being a performer herself, starting her own girl pop group in Los Angeles and doing some acting in Palm Springs.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Katharine Johnson

As the only woman serving on the Palm Springs Fire Department, Katharine Johnson has a lot of big brothers — 54, to be exact.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Amir Afsar

Amir Afsar chose business law and real estate development litigation to have a “toe in the water” in a broad range of businesses, from gold buying to restaurants.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Alex Lechuga

Alex Lechuga holds the distinction of being a certified 'master molder' in injection molding, one of only 2,500 in the world.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Joe Pradetto

Joe Pradetto started as an intern for then-Assemblyman John Benoit and went on to become a legislative assistant for the state senator.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Karina Medina-Thomas

As the chief operating officer of Desert Family Medical Center, Karina Medina-Thomas expertly handles the day-to-day operations and procedures of the private family medical practice.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Jaci Fitzsimonds

You might be surprised to find out that Jaci Fitzsimonds, president of Cord Media, grew up on a farm in a town of 1,000 people in North Dakota.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Mara Gladstone, Ph.D.

As the assistant curator of Palm Springs Art Museum, Mara Gladstone develops exhibitions and art programs, and also helps preserve and expand the museum’s collection.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Reid D. Milanovich

As one of five Tribal Council members of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, Reid Milanovich is grateful every day.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Patrick Service

Restaurateur Patrick Service has lived most of his life in Palm Springs, being born into the legendary Las Casuelas restaurant family here.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Darrell Tucci

The mission of Desert AIDS Project is very close to Darrell Tucci's heart, who lost his grandfather and childhood best friend to the disease.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Dominique Medina

While most people her age were making plans to begin high school, at age 14 Dominique Medina began working in her dad’s business, Babe’s Bar-B-Que & Brewhouse in Rancho Mirage.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Michele Mician

As sustainability manager for the city of Palm Springs, Michele Mician is able to combine her career with her passion.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Liberty Naud

In 2008, Liberty Naud walked into an elementary school computer lab to find all the kids playing solitaire. It was a defining moment in her life.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Kenneth Ebner

Kenneth Ebner's Rock Your Resolution program is designed to make fitness goals come true and help change the way people feel about the gym.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: David Woods

Golf professional David Woods refers to his position as PGA director of golf at The Vintage Club in Indian Wells as his dream job.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Jaime Kowal

Jaime Kowal has worked as an editorial and commercial photographer, building her portfolio of work globally over the past 14 years.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Michael Beckman

While popular chef and restaurateur Michael Beckman studied at the University of San Francisco, he fell in love with his Italian colleagues’ passion for food and wine.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Christopher Kennedy

Christopher Kennedy began his interior design firm 10 years ago and has expanded nationwide with new projects and exciting ventures on the horizon.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Ron Alderete

Owning a tequila company could make a person pretty popular — if he had time to bask in the glory. Ron Alderete’s life stays busy and moving, literally.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Jeff L. Grubbe

Jeff Grubbe, at just 37 years old, is already a leader locally and nationally in his role as chairman of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Greg Rubino

Greg Rubino arrived in the desert nine years ago to open the Classic Club as its director of golf, assuming the position of general manager within the first year.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Tory Christensen

Tory Christensen and his wife moved here three years ago from Stockton with their three young children to find a safer place to raise a family.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Drew Davis

Catalan Chef and owner Drew Davis Davis wants to create the best experience for his dining patrons, as is giving back to the community.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Engin Onural

Sushi chef and restaurant owner Engin Onural believes he shares an important attribute with his generation: Innovation.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Bianca Rae

CBS Local 2 anchor Bianca Rae loves the desert, noting that it doesn’t feel like a small town with so many incredible events and opportunities.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Rebecca Brown

Rebecca Brown relocated to the desert from Louisiana 15 years ago and discovered her career path was not to have Broadway stardom after all.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Ashley Vertuno

As a college undergrad, Ashley Vertuno nixed her original plan to become an orthopedic surgeon but chose to stay within the healthcare field on a management path.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty : Ezekiel Bonillas

A Coachella Valley native, Ezekiel Bonillas cares about making the community a better place, as well as turning visions into reality.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Ashlee Ciora

Ashlee Ciora has traveled to Europe 33 times, has been to 34 U.S. states, and visited 30 countries on four continents, with a goal of ultimately traveling to six of the seven continents.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Erin Scott

Erin Scott is definitely making a name for herself as director of business development for Integrated Wealth Management, and with valley causes.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Christine Stein

Christine Stein knows how to make jewelry shine as the community relations and marketing director for Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

40 Under Forty: Josh Zipperman

Since his arrival in the desert six years ago, Josh Zipperman has had many accomplishments and positive impacts on the community.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

A Generation of Leaders

Every four years, Palm Springs Life celebrates the Coachella Valley’s newest generation of up-and-coming inspirational stars.
2014.10.01 06:56 AM

Cinema Diverse Attracts Record Crowds Again in Palm Springs

Cinema Diverse, the Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, brought the world premiere of "Saugatuck Cures" and record attendance for the second straight year.
2014.09.25 04:35 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 - 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

The Five Hundred Hosts Palm Springs Real Estate Showcase - Sep. 17 2014

On Wednesday, September 17, The Five Hundred executive building in Palm Springs hosted its first real estate showcase.
2014.09.22 02:33 PM

30th Anniversary Event at Eileen Fisher on El Paseo

Eileen Fisher marked its 30th anniversary Sept. 20 nationwide by advocating its stores to donate 10 percent of its proceeds to a locally based group which empower women and girls.
2014.09.22 01:00 PM

Contour Dermatology’s Super Hero Day of Beauty

Super heroes and heroines turned out in full force at Contour Dermatology’s Day of Beauty in early September to benefit Shelter from the Storm.
2014.09.17 11:00 AM

Palm Springs Life Celebrates Top Doctors — Sept.11, 2014

Palm Springs Life celebrated the Top Doctors for 2014 at a private reception held at Jorge Mendez Gallery, Palm Springs.
2014.09.17 07:08 AM

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.
2014.09.16 02:00 PM

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.
2014.08.18 09:09 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 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.
2014.08.05 02:00 PM

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.
2014.07.29 12:18 PM
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