February 2005

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Departments

Editor’s Letter
Seeing red.
By Steven Biller

Valley Observer
Assault on Palm Springs — or, what if Measure B passes and is enacted retroactively?
By Hank Stokes.

Sand to Sea
The social circuit.
By Gloria Greer.

Horoscope
Rethink, revitalize, restart.
By Sherryl Nova.

Special Sections

HOME
Children’s Discovery Museum   of the Desert Home Tour.  
Edited by Peggy Horkan

EL PASEO CATALOGUE
A guide to Palm Desert’s world-class  shopping boulevard.

DESERT GUIDE
The ultimate guide to desert attractions, dining, sports, entertainment, and much more.
Edited by Janice Kleinschmidt.

 

Articles

Remembering The Chi Chi

Remembering The Chi Chi

"A hip little place to come for wealthy people."
In the 1940s and'50s the Chi Chi was "a hip little place to come for wealthy people."
Wheels- Corvette C6

Wheels- Corvette C6

Faster and Hotter - Corvette C6
The redesigned Corvette C6 adds custom comforts and super-car flair
The Lead

The Lead

Sweet Dreams are made of this
A gusher of fine Belgian chocolate makes for ecstasy in dipping dalliance.
Icebreaker

Icebreaker

A Legacy of Healing - Susan Salk
Susan Salk taps her art and science roots to help others come alive.
Epicure

Epicure

Go ahead, Make My Dinner - Hog's Breath
Clint Eastwood is ever present at the hearty new Hog's Breath in Old Town La Quinta.
Galleries

Galleries

The Art of the Comeback - Ginny Fuffner
The colorful, introspective glass sculptures of Ginny Ruffner prove fragile in more ways than the obvious
Puppy Love

Puppy Love

The famous photographer of Weimaraners turns a supersized lens on the dogs of desert art lovers.
The famous photographer of Weimaraners turns a supersized lens on the dogs of desert art lovers.

On the cover

Influential women of Coachella Valley go red to raise awareness of heart disease.

Preserving the Past

The Palm Springs Historical Society
Palm Springs Historical Society’s film restoration initiative highlights its 50th anniversary celebration.
Luxurious Love Shacks

Luxurious Love Shacks

These romantic valley venues will certainly melt your sweetie's heart.
When it comes to romance, Mae West had it right: Too much of a good thing can be wonderful. If you’d like to wow a special someone this Valentine’s Day — or any day (or night) — these romantic valley venues will certainly melt your sweetie’s heart.
Palm Springs Life

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2013/14 Best of the Best

2013/14 Best of the Best

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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

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