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Window of Opportunity

The coronavirus pandemic has made it challenging for nonprofits to reach out to their donor base for the funds they need to meet the impending challenges.

JIM POWERS Current Digital, Social Scene

What have Coachella Valley nonprofit organizations learned since the coronavirus pandemic hit in March? Remember who your audience is.

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Trifecta of Buyers

The Coachella Valley is an attractive place for buyers still working, newcomers to the market thanks to low interest rates, and second-home owners who want to drive rather than fly to escape.

JIM POWERS Current Digital, Real Estate, Vision, Watch & Listen - Vision

The Coachella Valley real estate market is attractive for buyers still working, newcomers due to low-interest rates, and second-home owners.

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Astounding in Their Field

How a dedicated chef and artist led a world of foodies to the fields.

Lizbeth Scordo Restaurants

FOOD By now, any foodie worth his weight in black truffle salt knows all about farm-to-table fare and pop-up dinners. But the idea of combining the two — creating a feast focused on seasonally inspired ingredients sourced from farms where guests would actually dine — was rather novel when artist and chef Jim Denevan first attempted it in 1999. Denevan,

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5 Tracks to Get You Hyped for Splash House

The first weekend, June 9-11, brings DJs spinning at three Palm Springs hotels for three times the fun.

Erin Peters Arts & Entertainment

The DJs will spin their music at three Palm Springs hotels, providing three times the fun for the first weekend of Splash House, June 9-11. A second weekend is slated Aug. 11-13, at the same three hotels. Coachella’s stepchild festival is bringing heart-thumping music poolside for the fifth year. Big Gigantic performed on day one of the Coachella Valley Music

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The Real Deal

Has the Coachella Valley 
finally recovered
 from the real estate free fall of 2011? 
There may be reason 
for cautious 
optimism.

Mona de Crinis Real Estate

Coachella Valley’s housing market presents a complex tapestry threaded with often unpredictable conditions and a richly mottled inventory reflective of nine cities with nine singular temperaments. Woven into this delicate fabric are key qualities specific to valley real estate — distinctive architectural styles, diverse lifestyles, comparative affordability, and a global reputation as a resort destination — that provide resilience and

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7 Most Memorable Moments of Coachella 2017

From Radiohead’s bout with aliens to a sing-along of Lion King with composer Hans Zimmer, Weekends 1 and 2 packed a major punch.

Erin Peters Arts & Entertainment

You may not initially think that the sound going out on the massive main Coachella 2017 stage would be a great moment (more like three excruciatingly long moments), but a lesser artist might have folded and left the stage for good in disgust.  This happened to me at Lalapalooza during The Breeders in 1994 in San Diego, after some moron