September 2012

Articles

Experience Farm Fresh Menu Uptown Palm Springs

Experience Farm Fresh Menu Uptown Palm Springs

Workshop Kitchen + Bar Opens in Historic El Paseo Building
The iconic El Paseo building on North Palm Canyon Drive now houses Palm Springs’ freshest farm-to-table dining experience.
Welcome Suzanne Somers Back to TV

Welcome Suzanne Somers Back to TV

Palm Springs Resident Launches National Daytime Talk Show
Palm Springs resident Suzanne Somers made a splash Wednesday morning with her new national daytime talk show, "The Suzanne Show."
Fly New York to Palm Springs Non-Stop

Fly New York to Palm Springs Non-Stop

Virgin America Airlines To Offer First Non-Stop From NYC
Virgin Airways announced new weekly non-stop service between Palm Springs and New York City, just in time for the season in the Southern California desert.
Meet Palm Springs Derby Girls

Meet Palm Springs Derby Girls

Group Trains For Upcoming Derby Debut
See a group of Palm Springs women as they train for the full-contact sport of roller derby.
Peek Inside Indio's RV Gated Community

Peek Inside Indio's RV Gated Community

Motorcoach Country Club Offers Luxury For Those On-The-Go
Behind the gates of one of Indio's prestigious country clubs, visitors see homes they might not expect next to golf courses and swimming pools.
Disney Unfolds Modern, Green Desert Housing

Disney Unfolds Modern, Green Desert Housing

Pre-Fabricated Homes Minimize Heat & Sun Exposure
Tim Disney, who sits on the board of Blu Homes, opens the doors of modern and green architecture in Joshua Tree.
The Nest Makes Top 100 List for Late Night Diners

The Nest Makes Top 100 List for Late Night Diners

Indian Wells Restaurant Ranked On OpenTable.com's List
Indian Wells restaurant The Nest won a spot on the Top 100 Late Night Dining spots in America.
Get Inspired By Desert Artists Turning Heads In L.A.

Get Inspired By Desert Artists Turning Heads In L.A.

Aaron Hansen, 25, Uses Desert Living As Canvas
Thousands of music fans enjoyed the Los Angeles Historic State Park with young desert artists giving a new twist to FYF Fest 2012.
Arnold Palmer Honored With Congressional Gold Medal

Arnold Palmer Honored With Congressional Gold Medal

La Quinta Golf Pro Awarded In Washington, D.C. Ceremony
La Quinta's own Arnold Palmer was honored in Washington, D.C., with the Congressional Gold Medal -- proving good sportsmanship pays off.
Palm Springs International Film Festival Announces Dates For 2013 Gala

Palm Springs International Film Festival Announces Dates For 2013 Gala

Names Of Honorees Yet To Be Unveiled
Organizers for the 2013 Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards unveiled the dates for the upcoming black-tie awards gala.
Knees Love Palm Desert Tennis Court

Knees Love Palm Desert Tennis Court

Clay Surface in Bighorn Country Club Resembles Berber Carpet
Tennis players from all over Southern California want to try the tennis court at Bighorn Country Club -- not just because it's made of clay.
Palm Springs Area Chefs Battle For Title

Palm Springs Area Chefs Battle For Title

Top Chefs Flex Culinary Muscle For Grand Prize
The kitchen at Fixtures Living in Rancho Mirage heats up as area chefs go toe-to-toe for a cash prize and a shot at the grand prize.
Johannes Celebrates Anniversary With Comfort Food

Johannes Celebrates Anniversary With Comfort Food

Palm Springs Restaurant Marks 13th Year
Johannes Restaurant in Palm Springs celebrates its 13th anniversary with special drinks, menus and some romantic enticements.
Track Monarch Butterflies As They Migrate

Track Monarch Butterflies As They Migrate

Curious Public Helps Researchers Study Patterns
Sunnylands Center and Garden in Rancho Mirage joins national research as they tag monarch butterflies to track during their migration.
How To Style A Scarf For Everyday Wear

How To Style A Scarf For Everyday Wear

Accessories Return This Fall & Winter
With accessories returning as one of the focuses of this fashion season, many women will once again face an age-old problem: how do they style a scarf?
Stadium Club Bistro Opens In Rancho Mirage

Stadium Club Bistro Opens In Rancho Mirage

Former Black Angus Location Transformed Into Events Venue
A building that many remember as the Black Angus Steakhouse now serves as the premier desert destination for sports, food and drink.
Enjoy The Great Outdoors Around Palm Springs

Enjoy The Great Outdoors Around Palm Springs

Walk, Bike, Climb, and Ride Your Way to Natural Beauty
From hiking to biking, climbing and sight-seeing, Palm Springs has everything to enjoy the desert outdoors.
5 New Stores In Palm Springs

5 New Stores In Palm Springs

In Greater Palm Springs, exciting stores pop with vivid color, style, and a distinctive vibe that promises to tempt the inner consumer in us all.
In greater Palm Springs, exciting stores pop with vivid color, style, and a distinctive vibe that promises to tempt the inner consumer in us all.
Palm Springs Golf By The Numbers

Palm Springs Golf By The Numbers

Golf is a game of bounces, inches, distances, and other digit-worthy measurements. The numbers here represent assorted statistics from five of the Coachella Valley’s favorite courses.
Sunnylands Opens To Public, Giving Glimpse To Annenberg Estate

Sunnylands Opens To Public, Giving Glimpse To Annenberg Estate

Editor's Hot Picks
Sunnyands, the former estate of Walter and Leonore Annenberg, opens its doors, so the public can see inside the lives of one of Palm Springs' prestigious families.
Relax With A Massage and Spas In Palm Springs

Relax With A Massage and Spas In Palm Springs

These Treatments delight from head to toe
Massage and spas are one of the most sought-after services in the Palm Springs and Coachella Valley areas.
Make Plans For Fashion Week El Paseo 2013

Make Plans For Fashion Week El Paseo 2013

Editor's Hot Picks
Fashion Week El Paseo 2013 plans are being made now. Mark your calendars for Southern California's stylish event.
Palm Springs Comes Alive At Night

Palm Springs Comes Alive At Night

After-dark set lets loose at clubs and venues
Dance the night away with clubs, bars and resorts that make Palm Springs a nightlife destination.
Shop For Souvenirs For Your Palm Springs Visit

Shop For Souvenirs For Your Palm Springs Visit

Bring Home a Piece of the Oasis
Find the perfect gift to bring home or send to friends from fabulous Palm Springs.
New Restaurants Open In Palm Springs

New Restaurants Open In Palm Springs

Sample new places with great food and dessert in the Palm Springs area.
Palm Springs Attracts Gay, Lesbian Visitors

Palm Springs Attracts Gay, Lesbian Visitors

Gay Life in Paradise
Dance parties, movie festivals and more -- Palm Springs makes the top of the list for gays and lesbians from near and far.
Take Culinary Vacation With Palm Springs Resorts

Take Culinary Vacation With Palm Springs Resorts

Desert resorts offer world-class dining
Palm Springs resorts are known for fantastic food and restaurants that offer a vacation from traditional dining out.
Try Your Hand At Palm Springs Casinos

Try Your Hand At Palm Springs Casinos

Play the day -- and night-- away
Whether you enjoy slot machines, poker or blackjack, try your luck at Palm Springs casinos.
Palm Springs Area Showcases Art Festivals

Palm Springs Area Showcases Art Festivals

Editor's Hot Picks
The Palm Springs area hosts art festivals, showcasing some stunning pieces of work from local and nationally-known artists.
Marilyn Monroe Makes Big Impression In Palm Springs

Marilyn Monroe Makes Big Impression In Palm Springs

Forever Marilyn Installation Draws Crowds of Visitors and Locals Alike.
A very tall sculpture, "Forever Marilyn," attracts tourists and residents for awe-inspiring pictures.
Palm Springs, Where Anyone Can Play a Round

Palm Springs, Where Anyone Can Play a Round

Golf is Palm Springs' signature sport, and there are many golf tournaments anyone can play in during the season in the Coachella Valley.
Play Tennis, Watch The Pros In Palm Springs

Play Tennis, Watch The Pros In Palm Springs

Editor's Hot Picks
Whether you enjoy hitting the tennis court or you like watching professional tennis, Palm Springs has it all.
Explore the Arts In Palm Springs

Explore the Arts In Palm Springs

Palm Springs Art Museum Presents an Unparalleled Season
Sculptures, paintings and photography make up the artistic landscape of the Palm Springs area museums and galleries.
Palm Springs Film Festivals Open Doors For Film Makers

Palm Springs Film Festivals Open Doors For Film Makers

Editor's Hot Picks
It's not just the Palm Springs International Film Festival, but many festivals calling the Southern California desert home.
Palm Springs -- Your Wedding Destination

Palm Springs -- Your Wedding Destination

From small and hip to large and elegant, the desert oasis offers spectacular wedding venues
Palm Springs plays host to some of the most scenic and romantic weddings.
Take A Tour of Palm Springs Beauty

Take A Tour of Palm Springs Beauty

Explore the Valley and Beyond
Whether you enjoy the beautiful desert scape, the windmills or the vineyards of the east valley, Palm Springs offers a variety of choices.
Theatre, Performing Arts Take Stage In Palm Springs

Theatre, Performing Arts Take Stage In Palm Springs

From classic theater to local readings, creativity flourishes in the desert.
Plays, musicals and comedy take center stage at several locations throughout the Palm Springs area.
Shop The Palm Springs Area

Shop The Palm Springs Area

Shop to your heart's content with a variety of stores in the Palm Springs and Palm Desert areas.
Plan For 2013 Palm Springs Modernism Weekend

Plan For 2013 Palm Springs Modernism Weekend

Editor's Hot Picks
Plans are in the works for the 2013 Modernism Weekend.
Enjoy Palm Springs Dining From Around The World

Enjoy Palm Springs Dining From Around The World

Palm Springs boasts a long list of restaurants offering cuisine from around the world.
Experience The Cities Of The Palm Springs Area

Experience The Cities Of The Palm Springs Area

Experience the Desert City by City
Palm Springs is one of the cities that make up the Coachella Valley. Examine the wonders of each of them.
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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.
Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter just once for a chance to win tickets to one of the second annual Palm Desert International Dance Festival performances.