December 2004

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DEPARTMENTS

Editor's Letter

Style
New from St. John: designs made for the desert.

Valley Observer
That vision thing.
By Hank Stokes.

Sand to Sea
The social circuit.
By Gloria Greer.

Horoscope
Solstice for All.
By Sherryl Nova.

SPECIAL SECTIONS

Home
Living with art.
Edited by Peggy Horkan.

Art+Culture
The premiere edition of Palm Springs Life ART+CULTURE offers a fresh look at Coachella Valley's visual and performing arts scenes, and serves up a comprehensive season calendar.
Edited by Steven Biller.

Desert Guide
Palm Springs Desert Resorts Convention and Visitors Authority's official guide to desert attractions, dining, sports, entertainment, and much more.
Edited by Janice Kleinschmidt.

Articles

Wheels - Rolls-Royce Phantom

Wheels - Rolls-Royce Phantom

Rolls' Real Deal — If you want to arrive before you have even left, the new Phantom is the car for you.
Rolls' Real Deal — If you want to arrive before you have even left, the new Phantom is the car for you.
Galleries

Galleries

Dynamic Duo — California heavyweights headline Imago Galleries' season opener.
Dynamic Duo — California heavyweights headline Imago Galleries' season opener.
Resort to Residence

Resort to Residence

In La Quinta, developers are luring young, professional new residents with luxury communities that encourage a resort lifestyle.
In La Quinta, developers are luring young, professional new residents with luxury communities that encourage a resort lifestyle.
Culture

Culture

Tribes Rejoice — Local tribal members experience history in the nation's capital.
Tribes Rejoice — Local tribal members experience history in the nation's capital.
Epicure

Epicure

Simply Sumptuous — An intimate new Palm Springs eatery closed on Wednesday offers a short list of bountiful pleasures.
Simply Sumptuous — An intimate new Palm Springs eatery closed on Wednesday offers a short list of bountiful pleasures.
Icebreaker

Icebreaker

Sculptor with Spirit — Go with God, a teacher told Dorry Wynham. And an artist was born.
Sculptor with Spirit — "Go with God," a teacher told Dorry Wynham. And an artist was born.
Start the Music! Light the Lights!

Start the Music! Light the Lights!

A Rancho Mirage resident who worked closely with Jim Henson recalls his brightest memories of taking TV’s first puppetshow for adults to prime time.
A Rancho Mirage resident who worked closely with Jim Henson recalls his brightest memories of taking TV’s first puppetshow for adults to prime time.

On the Cover

Ocean’s 12 star Matt Damon and producer Jerry Weintraub.
A Wonderful Time of the Year

A Wonderful Time of the Year

East meets West at Jim and Jackie Lee Houston’s fundraiser to help neglected youth.
East meets West at Jim and Jackie Lee Houston’s fundraiser to help neglected youth.
Mission: Inevitable?

Mission: Inevitable?

Behind an all-star cast, Bighorn Golf Club’s proudest new resident, Jerry Weintraub, insists Ocean’s 12 will score big at the box office.
Behind an all-star cast, Bighorn Golf Club’s proudest new resident, Jerry Weintraub, insists Ocean’s 12 — a sequel to the three-year-old remake of the Rat Pack classic that opens this month — will score big at the box office.
Palm Springs Life

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2013/14 Best of the Best

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Cartoon Caption Contest

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