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Women Who Lead: 2022

We honor the efforts and accomplishments of individuals in our community who inspire greatness.

Janice Kleinschmidt Attractions, Current PSL, Social Scene

Palm Springs Life’s 2022 Women Who Lead honorees make a daily, meaningful impact on the people they serve in the Coachella Valley.

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Food Takes Center Stage

Palm Desert Food & Wine’s James Beard Luncheon serves up serious tips and playful banter.

Janice Kleinschmidt Current Digital, Restaurants

Palm Desert Food and Wine’s James Beard Luncheon serves up tips and playful banter thanks to a cast of headliner chefs and cheese master.

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Shining Examples

Italian-based Canadian designer Christopher Bates sends lustrous blacks and metallics down the Fashion Week El Paseo runway.

Janice Kleinschmidt Current Digital, Fashion & Style, Fashion Week El Paseo

Italian-based Canadian designer Christopher Bates sends lustrous blacks and metallics down the Fashion Week El Paseo runway March 23.

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Seeding the Culture

Grassroots leaders rise to build community through the arts.

Janice Kleinschmidt Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Grassroots organization, like Create Center for the Arts, try to connect people to the valley’s arts and culture but also to other people.

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The Reagans at Sunnylands

For two decades, President Ronald and Nancy Reagan celebrated New Year’s in Rancho Mirage as houseguests of Walter and Leonore Annenberg.

Janice Kleinschmidt Current PSL, History

For two decades, President Ronald and Nancy Reagan celebrated New Year’s at Sunnylands as houseguests of Walter and Leonore Annenberg.