July 2014

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Palm Springs Horoscope - July 2014

Palm Springs Horoscope - July 2014

Summer social calendar ramps up
Entering Leo on July 16, Jupiter ramps up the social calendar. There will be more summer parties than last year — expect an overbooked schedule.
Star Power

Star Power

Lynda Carter embodies many of the same qualities of her Wonder Woman character
The Palm Springs Walk of Stars honors philanthropic superhero Lynda Carter for shattering stereotypes and blazing new paths for generations of women.
Enrique G. Jacome, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Enrique G. Jacome, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Gynecologist, Fleur Women’s Health and Eisenhower Medical Center
Dr. Enrique G. Jacome was the first gynecologic surgeon to perform a robotic hysterectomy in Riverside County and is an expert on da Vinci robotic surgery.
Super Tuscan

Super Tuscan

A Midwestern couple builds a Mediterranean-Style retreat in the heart of Indian Wells
Behind the gates of the Toscana Country Club in Indian Wells, amid palm, olive, and citrus trees, the rustic elegance of Italian, Spanish, and Early California–style architecture reigns supreme.
Summer Reading

Summer Reading

There is something for the adventurer, the drama queen, the culture connoisseur, and the history buff
Slip one of these recent summer reading releases into your pool tote or carry-on – and get lost in literature.
Sean A. Barlow, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Sean A. Barlow, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Chief Psychiatrist, Betty Ford Center
Dr. Sean A. Barlow, chief psychiatrist at Betty Ford Center, is driven by the interconnectedness of emotions, biology, and society.
Khoi Le, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Khoi Le, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Interventional Cardiologist, Eisenhower Desert Cardiology Center
Growing up in Vietnam during the war years, Dr. Khoi Le saw firsthand the need for good medical care.
Monica Khanna, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Monica Khanna, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Medical Director, Bighorn Eisenhower Radiation Oncology Center at Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center
Dr. Monica Khanna describes her job as providing 'confidence' for the patient, even before she mentions the state-of-the-art radiation technology.
Bryan L. Stone, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Bryan L. Stone, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Co-founder, Desert Nephrology Medical Group Chief of Medicine, Desert Regional Medical Center
Let Dr. Bryan L. Stone explain his branch of medical science, and he enthusiastically describes nephrology as a full-body concert.
Timothy M. Jochen, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Timothy M. Jochen, M.D. - Top Doctors 2014

Founder, Contour Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery Center
Dr. Timothy M. Jochen is not only accomplished in medicine, he has also worked as an engineer - a valuable skill in his highly successful dermatology practice.
Decked Out

Decked Out

Palm Springs pool parties demand fabulous patio designs, beckoning guests to sit back, relax, and soak in the fun
Constructed from repurposed milk jugs, the Lollygagger outdoor furniture line by Loll Designs lends a sleek, modern aesthetic to a poolside landscape.
Red, White, and Hues of Blue

Red, White, and Hues of Blue

Step into summer style with these All-American classics
The hottest trends this season will keep you looking cool, from breezy frocks and tie-dye knits to red-haute shades and weightless accessories.
In the Spirit of Summer

In the Spirit of Summer

The Purple Palm’s beverage connoisseur shares his recipe for a South American refreshment that really packs a punch
What the margarita is to Mexico, the Paloma is to South America — and the Purple Palm at Colony Palms Hotel in Palm Springs is bringing it local.
Top Doctors 2014

Top Doctors 2014

A physician-led research team identifies the desert's 101 top doctors in 37 specialties
Palm Springs Life has partnered with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a healthcare research and information company, to help guide consumers to America’s top doctors and hospitals.
Market Watch - Good Times Ahead

Market Watch - Good Times Ahead

The Coachella Valley housing market is undergoing a significant shift
A measurable decline in investor sales and a significant increase in higher-end home buyer sales means a much healthier Coachella Valley market.
This-Century Modern

This-Century Modern

Simplicity, artfulness, and comfort converge at this Alta Verde Escena home
Architect Anthony Poon brought an Asian-inspired and modern exploration to the new design located in Palm Springs’ Alta Verde Escena golf course community.
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