December 2005

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Departments

Editor’s Letter
A holiday toast.
By Steven Biller.

Valley Observer
Valley cities must establish a policy consensus on tourism promotion to save the CVA.
By Hank Stokes.

Sand to Sea
The social circuit.
By Gloria Greer.

Horoscope
Mars suggests New Year’s fireworks.
By Sherryl Nova.

Special Sections

Home
Edited by Holly Andren.

ART + CULTURE
Winter/spring 2006 preview of visual and performing arts.
Edited by Steven Biller.

Desert Guide
The official guidebook of the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Convention and Visitors Authority. Everything you need to know about what’s happening in the desert.
Edited by Janice Kleinschmidt.

Articles

Wheels - Jaguar’s new XJ Super V8

Wheels - Jaguar’s new XJ Super V8

Beauty and the Beast
Jaguar’s new XJ Super V8 Portfolio enters the realm of fairy tales.

On the cover;

Emily Procter of CSI:Miami. Photography by Gilles Toucas.
On the cover; Emily Procter of CSI:Miami. Photography by Gilles Toucas.
Wealth

Wealth

What's Your Legacy?
If you enjoy appreciable wealth, you could impart philanthropic values by creating a private foundation.
Culture

Culture

Up on His High Horse
In his new book, former Palm Springs Mayor Frank Bogert reveals characters who helped shape the city.
Epicure

Epicure

A Perfect Pairing
At Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, experts match fine cuisine with impeccable wines.
Developing Roles

Developing Roles

Using photography as a language, David Glomb has composed the story of his life in brilliant color.
Using photography as a language, David Glomb has composed the story of his life in brilliant color.
Fleeing the Scene

Fleeing the Scene

Off the big-city set of CSI: Miami, actress Emily Procter retreats to the desert for peace and earthy simplicity.
Off the big-city set of CSI: Miami, actress Emily Procter retreats to the desert for peace and "earthy simplicity."
A Passion for the Holidays

A Passion for the Holidays

C Group Design brings lush, luxurious textiles to its annual Christmas in October fundraising event.
C Group Design brings lush, luxurious textiles to its annual Christmas in October fundraising event.
The Lead

The Lead

Up with the Arts
With a focused chairman and unwavering support of the city, La Quinta Arts Foundation champions arts education and produces one of the area's marquee festivals.
Palm Springs Life

Promotions + Contests

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

Experience the beauty, romance and excitement of the Palm Springs area when you enter to be the lucky winner of this romantic couple’s getaway
90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

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2013/14 Best of the Best

2013/14 Best of the Best

Palm Springs Life’s annual Best of the Best. Readers tell us who their choice is for the “Best of the Best” of the Coachella Valley in over 40 categories.
Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption Contest

Each month, we provide a vintage 1950’s cartoon illustrated by Alice Rovinsky. You are invited to submit a caption or vote for your favorite caption.
Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Enter your “Cutest Pet” photo in the Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest. Online users will be able to like the Cutest Pet photos from six (6) categories.