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Weekend Escape: Santa Barbara Wine Country in Los Olivos, California

Weekend Escape: Santa Barbara Wine Country in Los Olivos, California

Sample some fine wine, food, and shops
Located off of Highway 154 along Santa Barbara’s Wine Country district, Los Olivos is known for its local wineries/vineyards and wine-tasting rooms.
McCallum Theatre Presents Palm Desert International Dance Festival

McCallum Theatre Presents Palm Desert International Dance Festival

Choreography Festival also spotlights emerging dance companies
On the heels of a successful first venture, the McCallum Theatre is presenting its second annual Palm Desert International Dance Festival, Nov. 6-15.
Hungry? Thirsty? Craft Brew Event at Ace Hotel Satisfies Both

Hungry? Thirsty? Craft Brew Event at Ace Hotel Satisfies Both

Babe’s Bar-B-Que and Brewhouse creates food recipes with beer
Whether you’re hungry or thirsty, both can be catered to at the Beer Culture: Craft Beer Weekend, Sept. 12-13, at the Ace Hotel and Swim Club in Palm Springs.
Gary Allan Showcases Artistic Freedom at Pechanga Casino

Gary Allan Showcases Artistic Freedom at Pechanga Casino

Country star attracts diverse fan following
At 46,Gary Allan considers himself set free — free to pursue personal and creative opportunities, and free to produce and sing his own music.
George Lopez Keeps His Stand-up Act for Adults Only

George Lopez Keeps His Stand-up Act for Adults Only

Comedian wants appeal to kids to stay on TV
Comedian George Lopez, whose TV work has made him a familiar voice to kids, says his Sept. 6 show at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino is really just for adults.
TRIO Palm Springs' Artistic Approach Extends Beyond Menu

TRIO Palm Springs' Artistic Approach Extends Beyond Menu

Portion of restaurant's art collection sales goes to charity
TRIO Palm Springs appeals to the senses and emotions of its patrons with vibrant splashes of color, creative lighting and an amazing art collection.
Independence Leads to Full Use of Body, Mind and Soul

Independence Leads to Full Use of Body, Mind and Soul

We must first distance ourselves from misinformation that clouds our point of view
Independence can be our metaphorical sword, our means to fulfillment — to a private and public way of life that will make full use of the body, mind and soul.
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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.
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