Golf Carts on Parade

The annual Palm Desert edition gives local businesses a chance to dress up their entry while supporting the people they serve.

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The annual Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade gives local businesses a chance to dress up their entry while supporting the people they serve.


Break Point

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Starting with just two courts, The Racquet Club Palm Springs expanded with the addition of a pool, the famous Bamboo Bar, cottages, and more courts.

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S/Lab at The Architecture and Design Center, July 6, 2017

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Envisioned as an annual summer program, Summer Lab, at the Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center, engages the public in topical issues related to architecture and design in the community. This summer, in collaboration with landscape architects Rios Clementi Hale Studios of Los Angeles, community participants presented ideas, concepts, storyboards, and other material related to the design of


The Grayse “Wedding Party Collection” April 19, 2017

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Grayse celebrated the launch of the wedding party collection designed by Marie and Kelly Gray with a special fashion show. The event featured beautiful wedding pieces to suit any women attending or participating in a wedding, and was created in partnership with Keturah Chisholm. Grayse opened on El Paseo in 2014, features the designs of the mother-daughter Gray duo. Photography

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Steve Chase Humanitarian Awards Gala, Feb. 11, 2017

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More than 1,500 guests walked the red carpet at the Steve Chase Humanitarian Awards gala in February, which featured paparazzi photographers, a multimedia fashion lounge where red carpet standouts were interviewed on camera, and an installation of sculptures by Karen and Tony Barone. One hundred Desert AIDS Project volunteers welcomed attendees to the event. This all occurred before the guests

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Desert Spas Introduce New Signature Treatments

Spa La Quinta’s backed by science, while Westin Mission Hills shows how honey is a sweet treat for your skin.

James Powers Health & Wellness

Two of the desert’s top spas are rolling out new services that promise to roll back the ravages of time and climate. What a perfect start to a new year. At La Quinta Resort & Club, Spa La Quinta’s new treatments that debut this month feature Skinceuticals products. A highly regarded skincare company that was founded in 1994, Skinceuticals promises

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Justly Famous

Spas in the desert have perfected and personalized their own signature treatments that can be found nowhere else.

James Powers Health & Wellness

A relaxing massage, a polishing body scrub, a cleansing facial—these treatments are on the menu at every spa, and many spas in the desert have perfected and personalized their own signature treatments, using techniques and products in combinations that can be found nowhere else. A few of the favorites: The Spa at the Ritz-Carlton has two 100-minute treatments based on

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Where to Escape and Enjoy a Spa

Specials, specialties, and special spaces make the summer heat disappear in Greater Palm Springs.

James Powers Health & Wellness

This month, the Well Spa at Miramonte is offering a Spa Escape that combines overnight lodging, a facial, massage or wrap and full use of the spa facilities, including the eucalyptus steam room, lockers and showers with luxury amenities, fitness room and wellness classes. Over at the Hilton Palm Springs, Elements Spa has three great August specials, including the Medley