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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.

Articles

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.

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.
Palm Springs Life

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90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

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90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

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2013/14 Best of the Best

2013/14 Best of the Best

Palm Springs Life’s annual Best of the Best. Readers tell us who their choice is for the “Best of the Best” of the Coachella Valley in over 40 categories.
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.
Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Enter your “Cutest Pet” photo in the Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest. Online users will be able to like the Cutest Pet photos from six (6) categories.