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A Lesson in Pickling

Pickleball has taken over the Coachella Valley in the last decade. Here are 3 tips from local pro Kim Jagd for newbies learning the game.

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Pickleball has taken over the Coachella Valley in the last decade. Here are 3 tips from local pro Kim Jagd for newbies learning the game.

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Fire Away

The desert’s peak season offers golfers primo playing conditions and an opportunity to tackle some of the Coachella Valley’s toughest holes.

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The desert’s peak season offers golfers primo playing conditions and a chance to tackle 5 of the toughest golf holes in the Coachella Valley.

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Game On!

From mic checks to body checks, the desert’s new arena offers a bold new stage for entertainment and sport.

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A year from now, if the schedule holds, the new Coachella Valley Arena will raise the concert and event calendar closer to big-city heights.

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The Big Swing

With the latest influx of homebuyers, the desert’s country clubs have a younger look.

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Coachella Valley country clubs have been trying to appeal to younger buyers with more extensive programming, and it appears to be paying off.

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Hey Shorty

While the Coachella Valley is home to many of the West Coast’s largest championship golf courses, it’s also big on short ones that are perfect for time-crunched beginners or players who simply want to sharpen-up their wedge game.

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The Coachella Valley is big on short golf courses that are perfect for time-crunched beginners or players who simply want to sharpen-up their wedge game.

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Blending in

Koffi in Rancho Mirage is the desert’s only specialty coffee retailer with its own roasting facility.

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Opened to assist the coffee bean needs of its sister sites in Palm Springs, Koffi in Rancho Mirage is caffeinating a path to cups across the country.