FEATURES Dream Houses - Spectacular views, indoor/outdoor living spaces, and state-of-the-art amenities inspired six of the last year’s greatest home sales. By Carolyn Patten. Bob Hope on the Market - The entertainer’s Southridge house — a Palm Springs landmark — is for sale for the first time. By Steven Biller Photography by Brian Thomas Jones. ‘We Thought of Ourselves as One Community’ - Distinguishing the historic neighborhoods of Palm Springs offers residents a sense of pride and privilege. By Sheila Grattan Photography courtesy Palm Springs Historical Society and Palm Springs Life archives. Still Having Fun - Grammy winner, civil rights crusader, and Broadway powerhouse Cyndi Lauper returns to Palm Springs for an evening under the stars. By Greg Archer. The Long Road to the Perfect Short Game - Propelled by his family’s name, Dave Stockton finds his groove in teaching and enjoying the desert lifestyle. By Judd Spicer Photography by Raymond Shadman. Swinging With the Pros - An all-star cast instructs golfers at The Vintage Club in Indian Wells. By Judd Spicer Photography by Marc Glassman. Top Women in Business Awards - Photography by Ethan Kaminsky. Fashion Week - El Paseo Remix Local March madness put lovers of the latest in clothing and accessories on cloud nine. By Steven Biller, Mona de Crinis, and Joan Page McKenna. Photography by Adrianne Bonafede, Gary Bindman, Gerry Maceda, Greg Peterson, and Dylan White. Fashion Editor: Susan Stein ON THE COVER Cyndi Lauper. Photography by Gavin Bond DEPARTMENTS Editor’s Letter - How real estate got its groove back. By Steven Biller. Psst! - Mother’s Day by the numbers, Q&A with actress Samantha Ressler, and the desert’s lone Craftsman home goes on the market. By J. Everette Perry. Cameo - Janice Lyle takes the reins at Sunnylands. By Carolyn Patten. Photography by Raymond Shadman. Style - Tommy Bahama: hooked on a feeling. By Lawrence Karol Photography by J. Everette Perry. Intelligencer - Inspired jewelry by Temple St. Clair, quarter-share ownership at The Residence Club at PGA West, and Seven Lakes Country Club celebrates 50 years. By Steven Biller and James Powers. Market Watch - Homeowners gain influence in the desert real estate market. By Vic Cooper and Mike McDonald. The Social Life - Parties, openings, fundraisers, and other social events. By Gloria Greer. Horoscope - Your best bet: yourself! By Sherryl Nova. SPECIAL SECTIONS Coldwell Banker - An at-a-glance chart of Coachella Valley country clubs and their golf courses.
Desert Guide - Where to stay, play, and eat in the Greater Palm Springs area. Edited by Ebony March.