Twenty-two years after founding his Rancho Mirage firm, architect Narendra Patel continues his vision of creating “sustainable, humanistic architecture and the stewardship of our environment.” The Henderson Community Building in Palm Desert “is a part of our campaign toward ecologically progressive architecture,” Patel says. Its thermally insulated walls with glass structures will work with the climate and location. Patel calls
Golden voice, golden heart — A thriving career with a new album to promote never stops Patti LaBelle.
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LaBelle of the Ball
Patti La Belle sings from the heart at the annual black-tie gala benefiting Desert AIDS Project.
Patti LaBelle at Desert AIDS Project gala.
On A High Note
The desert has a new diva in the energetic, fun-loving Metropolitan Opera soprano Janet Hopkins
Get in the Game
Fine food and entertainment round out the casino experience.