October 2012

Articles

CAMEO - Your Ties Don’t Bind, Tim Shockley

CAMEO - Your Ties Don’t Bind, Tim Shockley

The sculptor returns to his studio after a long, hot summer
Shockley, an Indio High School alumnus, has found his groove in a series of work called Loose Ties, which he shows at J. Willott Gallery on El Paseo.
Fun Toys For Palm Springs High Rollers

Fun Toys For Palm Springs High Rollers

The gadgets of tomorrow that Palm Springs residents can get today -- if you're prepared to pay.
Discover Palm Springs Inside Secrets

Discover Palm Springs Inside Secrets

Changes are coming to some of the popular attractions in the Palm Springs resort area.
Sample Palm Springs Designs in Homes, Fashion

Sample Palm Springs Designs in Homes, Fashion

Patterned for Success
Monochromatic details accent a Dan Palmer and William Krisel-designed house in the Las Palmas enclave with a price tag of $1,295,000.
Palm Springs Restaurant Serves New Dessert

Palm Springs Restaurant Serves New Dessert

Seduce your senses with the spicy sweet allure of a fresh season at Wang’s in the Desert.
October 2012 Horoscopes for Palm Springs

October 2012 Horoscopes for Palm Springs

Everyone Benefits When Saturn Shifts
If the daily grind is meaningless, take responsibility for your contribution to a worthy cause. Good fortune will be with those who apply a professional skill to a humanitarian effort.
A Lesson for Palm Springs Future

A Lesson for Palm Springs Future

Everybody can learn from the decision to demolish a classic modern building designed by Donald Wexler at Palm Springs High School — and the ill-fated effort to save it
Everybody can learn from the decision to demolish a classic modern building designed by Donald Wexler at Palm Springs High School — and the ill-fated effort to save it.
Experience La Quinta Resort's $500 Massage

Experience La Quinta Resort's $500 Massage

Hollywood luminaries and Washington, D.C., royalty have made La Quinta Resort & Club their wellness retreat for decades.
Palm Springs Air Travel Marks Soaring Success

Palm Springs Air Travel Marks Soaring Success

From private jets to upgrades at Palm Springs International Airport, the desert’s travel-by-air industry grows.
In 2008, when the CEOs of GM, Ford, and Chrysler flew by private jet to request a bailout from Congress, the backlash became a boon for a Coachella Valley jet charter service.
Palm Springs Real Estate Market Shows Signs of Life

Palm Springs Real Estate Market Shows Signs of Life

Prices rise and inventory shrinks as Coachella Valley real estate regains its health
Prices rise and inventory shrinks as Coachella Valley real estate regains its health.
A Bunch of Enthusiasm Near Salton Sea

A Bunch of Enthusiasm Near Salton Sea

Fred Garbutt aims to make the International Banana Museum more fun than a barrel of monkeys
Fred Garbutt aims to make the International Banana Museum more fun than a barrel of monkeys at its location near the Salton Sea.
3 Palm Springs Authors Publish New Works

3 Palm Springs Authors Publish New Works

Palm Springs Authors - Tina Marx, D.G. Voda, Philip Werber, offer up their latest works.
Temecula Wine Country Set For Growth

Temecula Wine Country Set For Growth

Temecula Valley comes into its own as a recognized wine region
Temecula's wine industry was the only location in Riverside County to experience growth, and that has led to the county mapping out a new future for the region.
Delivering on Palm Springs' Measure J

Delivering on Palm Springs' Measure J

With one building down, revitalization moves forward almost a year since Palm Springs voters approved a sales tax increase
With one building down in Palm Springs, revitalization moves forward almost a year since voters approved a sales tax increase.
Fall Desert Fashions Give Athletic Swagger

Fall Desert Fashions Give Athletic Swagger

King of the Road
Athletic swagger and muted colors activate this season’s style cycle in the Palm Springs area.
Sunnylands Tours In-Demand

Sunnylands Tours In-Demand

Sunnylands garners great reviews and stimulates ideas to address challenges
Sunnylands garners great reviews and stimulates ideas to address challenges.
See Palm Desert Sculpture Come To Life

See Palm Desert Sculpture Come To Life

Do the Dishes
L.A. pop artist Robert Therrien has a reputation for creating sculptures that take on a life of their own.
Coachella Fest DJ Previews Music Cruise

Coachella Fest DJ Previews Music Cruise

DJ Z-Trip Sails on Coachella
Knighted as the godfather of the electric mesh movement, DJ Z-Trip is a veteran of four Coachella Music and Arts Festivals and looks ahead to December's maiden rock cruise.
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Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

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