Desert Guides

Palm Springs Life's Desert Guides

Every year, Palm Springs Life creates special publications that focus on subjects of particular interest to both our visitors and full time residents. Currently, the following titles are available:

Art+Culture covers the latest trends in the Coachella Valley visual and performing art scenes.

Dine Out covers the desert's best culinary hot spots.

The Vitality covers the latest advances in treatments, plus gives you a comprehensive listing of the area's physicians.

Vision 2012/2013 reports on the Coachella Valley's core tourism and agriculture economies, as well as emerging markets in clean energy and technology, healthcare and life sciences, creative arts and design, and supply-chain management and logistics. This publication also covers real estate, retail, and philanthropy, as well as perspectives from Riverside County and each Coachella Valley municipality.

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Art + Culture Winter-Spring 2014

Art + Culture Winter-Spring 2014

Palm Springs Life ART + CULTURE keeps you on the cutting edge celebrating the area's Art Galleries and Performing Arts centers.
Price: $5.75
California's Coachella Valley Vision

California's Coachella Valley Vision

Setting the Stage for Better Health
Internships give college students experience in healthcare careers
Steady as it Grows
Riverside County and the Coachella Valley cultivate a beautiful relationship
Playing Zone Defense
Coachella Valley Maps - Vision 2013/14
City Profiles - Rancho Mirage, Palm Springs, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Indio, Desert Hot Springs, Coachella, Indian Wells, Cathedral City,
Visionary Profiles:Marc Empey, Gary Honts, Denise Wilson, Troy Zimmerman, Bill Schlanger, Joseph Scherger, Tony Renaud, Curtis Pickering, Bohdan Olesnicky, John Monahan, Dr. Joel L. Kinnamon, Christopher Kennedy
Visionary - Christopher Kennedy, Ethan Kaminsky, R.D. Hubbard, Rolf Hoehn, Jeff L. Grubbe, Dr. René Dell’Acqua, Singh Chandi, Carolyn Caldwell, Joyce Bulifant, Randall Bone, Todd Blue, Vincent Battaglia, Dr. Scott Aaronson
Linking the Nation’s Supply Chain
Nurturing Entrepreneurs From Startup to Profit
Pathways for the Next Generation
Builders Hammer the Sounds of Progress
Wish You Were Here!
For the Cause
Fit as a Fiddle
Valley of the Arts
Power for the People
Farms to Tables Around the World
The Pursuit of Happiness
Price: $5.75
Dine Out January 2014

Dine Out January 2014

4 Where to dine - For every taste and occasion
12 Best of the Best - The best restaurants as selected by our readers
16 Be Our Guest - Visit desert resorts and hotels to savor some of the valley’s finest menus
22 Acqua Pazza and Lulu California Bistro
24 Bellatrix
26 Chop house
28 Circa 59
30 Don Diego’s of Indian Wells
32 Elmer’s Restaurant
34 Figue Mediterranean Restaurant
36 Hog’s breath Inn
38 Jackalope Ranch
40 Kaiser Grille
42 Kobe Japanese Steak House
44 Las Casuelas Terraza
46 Mario’s Italian Cafés
48 The Nest
50 Purple Room
52 Roy’s Restaurant
54 Ruth’s Chris Steak House
56 Sherman’s Deli & Bakery
58 Spencer’s Restaurant
60 Stuft Pizza Bar & Grill
62 Trio Restaurant and Bar
64 California Pizza Kitchen
65 Catalan Mediterranean Cuisine
66 Europa Restaurant
67 Johnny Costa’s Ristorante
68 Leon’s at Desert Princess
69 Matchbox Palm Springs
70 The New York Company Restaurant
71 Palm Greens Cafe
72 Pizzeria Villagio Italian Kitchen
73 Pomme Frite
74 Rockwood Grill & Blue Star Lounge
75 Sirocco
76 VUE Grille & Bar
77 Wasabi
78 Dining Map
80 Guide to Member Restaurants
Price: $5.75
Luxury Vacation Home Collection

Luxury Vacation Home Collection

Whether you want to book a guys getaway, a corporate retreat, or a destination wedding, luxury vacation houses ensure a distinctively Palm Springs experience.

Vacation home rentals have become a popular option for visitors to the Greater Palm Springs area. They offer big value: large, private spaces at special properties often at prices less than or comparable to hotel stays. With so many houses on the market, searching for the right one can become overwhelming. Palm Springs Life Luxury Vacation Home Collection offers a thoughtful short list and leads to many other great houses like Sinatra's Twin Palms Estate.

Price: $5.75
Palm Springs Life Vitality 2013-14

Palm Springs Life Vitality 2013-14

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4 — Editor’s Letter

6 — Vital Signs
Eisenhower Medical Center welcomes first residents; chest pain you can live with; the “cupping” craze; skin complexion analysis; stem cell research; and seniors shorten their bucket list.
By Mona de Crinis.

10 — Vital Words
Dr. Jamieson Jones on maintaining mind, body, and spirit; and CNN’s Emmy award-winning medical journalist Dr. Sanjay Gupta on how to enjoy a longer, healthier life.
By J. Everette Perry.

12 — Get in the Game
Friendly competition — even with yourself — means more than winning or losing.
By Joan Page McKenna.
Photography by J. Everette Perry.

16 — The Energy to Heal
Consider a hands-off approach to healthier living though modalities such as Reiki, meditation, and more.
By Joan Page McKenna.
Photography by J. Everette Perry.

20 — More Than Words
Alternative and nonverbal therapies — including animal, sand, art, and equineassisted therapy — transcend the limits of language to get to the heart of the matter.
By Joan Page McKenna.
Photography by J. Everette Perry.

70 — Medical Directory


24 Desert Regional Medical Center
28 Scott M. Aaronson, M.D., F.A.C.S.
30 About Face @ Vein Specialist Institute/ Kenneth H. Jesser, M.D.
32 Ramy A. Award, M.D.
34 Bobby Bhasker-Rao, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.S.M.B.S.
36 BioFit Medical Group
38 Cornerstone Dentistry
40 Desert Dental Specialty Group
42 The Morrow Institute
44 Dr. Wendy Roberts, M.D., F.A.A.D.
46 Mark V. Sofonio, M.D., F.A.C.S.

©2013 Desert Publications Inc.

Milton W. Jones, Publisher
Franklin W. Jones, Associate Publisher
Steven Biller, Editor in Chief
Tracy Powell, Creative Services Director
Olga Reyes, Managing Editor
Gracie De La Paz and Emma B. Reyna, Advertising Art Directors
Laura Reyes, Production Manager

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