October 1996

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About The Cover: Celebrating a truly
outstanding event, this year's Annual Desert Progress Edition shows off the Palm Springs Desert Museum's brand new Steve Chase Art Wing and Education Center. This is the very first look at this remarkable achievement. Photography by David Glomb.

The Palm Springs Desert Museum Steve Chase Art Wing and Education Center An exclusive look at the new expansion at the Museum and what it means to the
cultural life of the Coachella Valley.

Palm Springs Life's Desert Guide Edited by Donna Curran. The most accurate and up-to-date guide to desert events.

Desert Stars No report from Thomasine this month. Watch for her new column starting with the November issue. And keep smiling.


For Palm Springs, the Future is NOW

Other desert cities should note: The city of Palm Springs has awakened. Read about the new big plans.

The Desert Entrepreneurs

Something about the desert doesn't like a boss. Read three cases of heading out on one's own and making it.

Goodbye Recession, Hello Business

As if further proof were needed, our business reporter Hank Stokes confirms it: the Coachella Valley has bounced forth from the recession at long last. With charts and graphs from Hans and Mary Sue DuBach, we kvell over the good news.
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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.
Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

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Enter just once for a chance to win tickets to one of the second annual Palm Desert International Dance Festival performances.