November 2008

Articles

Food & Dining - Chocolate

Food & Dining - Chocolate

Decadence on Demand
Chocolate is a worldwide favorite that comes in many delectable forms and offers health benefits (if you don’t overindulge). Desert chocolate lovers can find new and exotic creations in candy shops, restaurants, and bakeries. Following are some places to get your fix!
Horoscope - November 2008

Horoscope - November 2008

Coming to Our Senses
Coming to Our Senses
On the Same Wavelength

On the Same Wavelength

From their longstanding radio stations to the genesis of a cultural center, Ric and Rozene Supple find harmony together
From their longstanding radio stations to the genesis of a cultural center, Ric and Rozene Supple find harmony together

12 Tips for Enjoying The Art of Food & Wine Palm Desert Grand Tasting

Before you head out for an afternoon of wine tasting, check out these suggestions for getting the most out of the experience.
Before you head out for an afternoon of wine tasting, check out these suggestions for getting the most out of the experience.
Live... From Indian Wells!

Live... From Indian Wells!

“One-namers” — Palmer, Nicklaus, Player, Watson, Trevino, Woods, and Sorenstam — have teed up in the made-for-television LG Skins Game.
“One-namers” — Palmer, Nicklaus, Player, Watson, Trevino, Woods, and Sorenstam — have teed up in the made-for-television LG Skins Game.
In True Form

In True Form

Claire Shaeffer demystifies couture — fortified by 1,100 authentic designer fashions
Claire Shaeffer demystifies couture — fortified by 1,100 authentic designer fashions
Intelligencer

Intelligencer

Nonstop Dubai, Here's To Your Wealth, Reflections - Larry Davis
Nonstop Dubai, Here's To Your Wealth, Reflections - Larry Davis
Wealth - Giving in Tight Times

Wealth - Giving in Tight Times

As the economy hangs in limbo, the need increases for donations to assist individuals and families
As the economy hangs in limbo, the need increases for donations to assist individuals and families
In Store - Gifts That Give

In Store - Gifts That Give

When it’s time to give, consider gifts that bring joy not only the recipient, but also to others.
When it’s time to give, consider gifts that bring joy not only the recipient, but also to others.
Signing On With Shakespeare

Signing On With Shakespeare

Annette Salvesen seeks someone to continue a project she has been working on since 1943, the year she knocked on Laurence Olivier’s door and asked him to sign her treasured volume of Shakespeare plays.
Annette Salvesen seeks someone to continue a project she has been working on since 1943, the year she knocked on Laurence Olivier’s door and asked him to sign her treasured volume of Shakespeare plays.
Wine - Variety Show

Wine - Variety Show

A Santa Barbara County wine country visit reveals unexpected diversity
A Santa Barbara County wine country visit reveals unexpected diversity
Rear View - Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out

Rear View - Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out

Timothy Leary and his brethren spread love and LSD in Garner Valley
Timothy Leary and his brethren spread love and LSD in Garner Valley
Posing With Purpose

Posing With Purpose

How do you remind someone of a need every day (or at least every month)? Make calendars. The Golden Rainbow Senior Center created one for 2009 to help keep the center open and build affordable housing in the Coachella Valley. All sales proceeds go toward that cause.
How do you remind someone of a need every day (or at least every month)? Make calendars. The Golden Rainbow Senior Center created one for 2009 to help keep the center open and build affordable housing in the Coachella Valley. All sales proceeds go toward that cause.
Wheels - The Last Temptation of Bentley?

Wheels - The Last Temptation of Bentley?

A behemoth, to be sure, the new Brooklands emphasizes precision and luxury
A behemoth, to be sure, the new Brooklands emphasizes precision and luxury
Editor's Letter

Editor's Letter

A (New) Case for Giving
In a recent Washington Times story, Patrick Rooney, director of research at the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, said a typical recession causes charitable giving to drop between 1 and 3 percent, adding that charities that have diversified sources of funding tend to fare better than those who raise the bulk of funding from one source.
The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff

Jim Sheehy’s lifelong interest in space landed him an elite position in the travel industry: a partnership in Palm Desert-based Protravel International, which has gained accreditation as one of the country’s 45 Virgin Galactic space agents.
Jim Sheehy’s lifelong interest in space landed him an elite position in the travel industry: a partnership in Palm Desert-based Protravel International, which has gained accreditation as one of the country’s 45 Virgin Galactic space agents.
Fashion - Turn Up the Heat

Fashion - Turn Up the Heat

Fall swimwear keeps temperatures rising
Fall swimwear keeps temperatures rising
Come Sail Away

Come Sail Away

A private owner opens the angular Boat House — built for racecar driver James Jeffords in 1989 — to guests seeking a magical escape
A private owner opens the angular Boat House — built for racecar driver James Jeffords in 1989 — to guests seeking a magical escape
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