October 1992

In Two Sections
39Psl's Annual State Of The Coachella Valley: Coachella Valley Leaders Find Points Of Light In Trying Economic Times / By Mary Anne Pinkston
40City Stories: Desert Hot Springs / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
42City Stories: Palm Springs / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
44City Stories: Cathedral City / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
46City Stories: Rancho Mirage / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
48City Stories: Palm Desert / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
50City Stories: Indian Wells / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
52City Stories: La Quinta / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
54City Stories: Indio / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
56City Stories: Coachella / By Denys Arcuri & Catherine Rips Gerry
58Newsmakers: An Update On Key Controversies In The Desert / By Linda J. Barkman
61Mayors' Round Table: Psl's Annual Get-together Asks: Where Has All The Money Gone? / By Mary Anne Pinkston
65-67The Three Industries That Make The Valley Tick: What's Up Or Down In Tourism, Agriculture, Real Estate/ Development / By Herb Pasik
65Tourism: A Billion-dollar Business Bonanza
66Real Estate/development: Ticking Along At A Steady Pace
67Agriculture: The Profits Are High As An Elephant's Eye
Special Section
1 DG-48 DGPalm Springs Life's Desert Guide / By Donna Curran
Special Advertising Feature
98Business Profiles: Desert Woodline
70Business Profiles: Ace Printing
20Editor's Note: The Portents Of Change / By Jamie Lee Prlcer
22Comment: Reader's Response
26Psl Informant: Desert News Roundup
30What's Hot: Everything New Under The Sun / By Mary Anne Pinkston
32Closeup: Quotable Notables / By Linda J. Barkman
73Gallery Scene: The Art Mart
77The Valley Observer: Local Elections, Valley Retail Growth, Nurses' Salary Dispute / By Hank Stokes
82Social Calendar: The Desert's Top Doings
83Around Town: Michael Dante Gives Kids The World And More / By Linda J. Barkman
91Psl Classifieds: Heart To Hearth
93Shoppers Bazaar: Gifts And Great Notions
94The Villager Revisited: The Heydays And Playdays Of Our Fifties Desert Empire / By Jill Borak
96Starstruck: Libra In Loveland / By Paris Troy

ABOUT THE COVER: Indian Ridge Country Club, Palm Desert, takes shape under the watchful eye of developers, left, William Bone, chairman of the board and CEO of Sunrise Company, and Jack M. Conlon, president and COO. Related story page 66. Photo by Joseph Pronobis Photography.

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