June 2011

Articles

Intelligencer - Digs at Golfers

Intelligencer - Digs at Golfers

James Pomerantz's new book might bring him trouble in the Coachella Valley.
Intelligencer - Haute's Next Gen

Intelligencer - Haute's Next Gen

The Swiss Retail Management Institute for Watches & Jewellery on the shores of Lake Geneva will train “the new generation of high jewellery and ‘haute horlogerie’ retailers.”
June Horoscope

June Horoscope

Taken Slow, Ventures Grow
In these turbulent economic times, expansion is rare. Yet ventures begun under Taurean principles can grow slowly and surely into solid capitalism.
The New Sublime

The New Sublime

Artists working at the Salton Sea capture the beauty and decay with a fresh perspective
For decades, artists have come to the Salton Sea to put their stamp on its waters. In April, the Salton Sea History Museum in the restored North Shore Yacht Club opened its inaugural exhibition, Valley of the Ancient Lake: Works Inspired by the Salton Sea.
PSST! - Shopping at the Runway

PSST! - Shopping at the Runway

Palm Springs attorney and jewelry designer Angela Romeo shopped like mad at Fashion Week El Paseo, racking up purchases from six of the designers featured.
Editors Letter

Editors Letter

Beautiful Decay at the Salton Sea
The Salton Sea, the state’s largest lake and a perennial point of contention among preservationists, politicians, and residents — especially when gusts of foul air blow across the desert.
Top of the Ensemble

Top of the Ensemble

Louise Green combines colors, materials, and textures to create wearable works of art
Wearing an exquisitely trimmed hat of her own creation, Louise Green unveiled her spring/summer collection at Saks Fifth Avenue in The Gardens on El Paseo in Palm Desert.
Perfect Pairing

Perfect Pairing

Celebrity chefs and world-class wineries converge on Food & Wine Festival Palm Desert for a weekend of fun, education, and good taste.
Under the big white tent that had seen night after night of runway shows during Fashion Week El Paseo, another event unfolded in late March: the second annual Food & Wine Festival Palm Desert, where an all-star lineup of chefs and winemakers offered demonstrations and an appreciable serving of gourmet dishes and wine pairings.
Detours - Escape to the Coast

Detours - Escape to the Coast

Orange County’s timelessly chic seaside towns are close and first-class
When another day by the pool suddenly feels small-minded, daydreams turn toward afternoons at the ocean’s edge. July. It’s time to revisit the Orange County coast.
Cool, Refreshing, Delicious!

Cool, Refreshing, Delicious!

Three local chefs parlay local produce into creative summer salads
Vibrant colors. Tangy flavors. Crunchy textures. When temperatures sizzle, there’s nothing quite as delightful and refreshing as a summer salad.
The Greens of Sunnylands

The Greens of Sunnylands

Presidents, pro golfers, and similarly high-profile individuals drove, teed, and putted on the private course belonging to Walter and Leonore Annenberg
The list of people who strolled the fairways behind the pink walls of Sunnylands reads like the attendees at a G8 Summit or World Golf Hall of Fame dinner —individuals whose lives were so public that they relished the private time afforded by this invitation-only retreat.
Our Top Lawyers

Our Top Lawyers

No funny business: 62 fine attorneys in 14 practice specialties — and you have a say!
Finding the right lawyer often comes at a critical time in life, and resources offering answers to even basic questions can sometimes be overwhelming and/or difficult to understand.
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