The Influencers - Bright, energetic, and engaged in the community, some of the Coachella Valley’s most influential personalities converge on Desert Springs JW Marriott Resort & Spa for a richly earned moment in the spotlight. By Steven Biller and Janice Kleinschmidt. Photography by J. Fredric May, Elena Ray, and Taylor Sherrill.
The Downtown Turnaround - You can hear the buzz: Finally, downtown Palm Springs has a makeover plan to excite anyone disheartened by empty storefronts on Palm Canyon Drive. By Sheila Grattan. Illustrations by Matt Perry.
The Good, The Bad, and the Man in the Middle - Developer John Wessman stands his ground, takes flak, and wouldn’t have it any other way. By Sharon Apfelbaum. Illustration by F. Towne.
The New Contemporary - Blossoming commercial architecture takes cues from modernism and infuses eco-friendly design and amenities. By Ellen Paris.
The Connoisseur’s Eye - With a curator’s passion for richly detailed art and artifacts of California’s Spanish heritage, designer Martin Newman creates allegorical vignettes of Palm Springs history. By Diane Dorrans Saeks. Photography by David Glomb.
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The corner of Alejo Road and North Palm Canyon Drive transformed by Port Lawrence. Rendering courtesy Port Lawrence.
PSL Online - News from palmsprings.com.
Psst! - Design Within Reach loves Palm Springs; Segway to architecture; the ultimate trail; palate (and palette) pleasing; the comeback kids. Plus: Intelligencer. By Janice Kleinschmidt.
In Store - Retreat with home accents that are soft, comfortable, and good-looking, too. By Lisa Marie Rovito.
Wine - Reign of Terroir for winemakers, it’s about time. By Janice Kleinschmidt. Photography by Michael Kleinschmidt.
Detours - Visit Mazatlan for natural splendors and civilized pleasures. By Sharon Apfelbaum.
Sand to Sea - The social circuit. By Gloria Greer.
Horoscope - Look back to the future. By Sherryl Nova.
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Women In Business - A celebration of achievement.
Paradise for Progress - With an increasing year-round population, two state universities, and controlled growth, the Coachella Valley is capitalizing on its quality of life. By Bob Marra.
Land of Opportunity - One of the nation’s fastest-growing regions, Riverside County proves its mettle as a great place to live and work. By Bob Marra.
Luxe Living - A guide to new residential developments in the Coachella Valley.
McCallum Theatre Program
Desert Guide - The official guidebook of the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Convention and Visitors Authority. Everything you need to know about what’s happening in the desert. Edited by Lisa Marie Rovito.