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GOLDEN GIRL

Running up billions at the box office, Scarlett Johansson wades into the snack business while prepping for the spring release of her new sci-fi action film, Ghost in the Shell. Read more...



ART LOVER

Cheech Marin brings part of his private art collection to Riverside Art Museum. Read more...



NEXT MONTH PREVIEW

In next month's issue meet Rancho Cucamonga fashion designer Charmaine Joie, who can dress you to the nines for any upcoming gala also NASCAR's champion Jimmie Johnson makes an appearance at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana for a big weekend at the end of the month. Read more...



RIVERSIDE COUNTY FAIR & NATIONAL DATE FESTIVAL

The 71st Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival offers plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy. Presented by Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, the festival runs February 17–26 in Indio. Read more...



PINBALL WIZARD

Seize your chance to score a perfect game at Banning’s Museum of Pinball during Modernism Week. Read more...














Super Bowls

Sallimar Lorenzana, a 25-year-old Corona entrepreneur who recently launched Superfood by Sallimar, will deliver her acai fruit bowls and smoothies if you give her at least a day’s notice. She has a food truck ready to make its debut after obtaining final approvals from Riverside County officials. Look for her on Instagram and Facebook. (951) 532-1669.


MASTER’S TOUCH

With a career that spans several decades in California’s wine business, most of it in Northern California, George Bursick is excited about the rich, decomposed granite soil—“untapped potential,” he calls it—of the Temecula Valley. Read more...


HAPPY HOUR TREATS

Wolfgang Puck has brought his newest restaurant concept, WP Kitchen + Bar, to Palm Desert. Puck designed the menu with plenty of tasting opportunities and small plates. Included on the happy hour menu are Fritto Misto and the Moscow Mule, shown at left. House cocktails, wines, prosecco and beer are available from $5–$7. Happy hour takes place 3 to 6 p.m. daily in the bar + lounge and on the patio. 73-130 El Paseo, Palm Desert; (760) 568-2700, wolfgangpuck.com

CHEAP TRICK

Cheap Trick is riding high with a new album and induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. See them Feb. 24 at the Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival. Read more...


DAWN OF A NEW ERA

The global debut of the all-new Lexus LC 500 takes the luxury brand into the future. Read more...

FALL HARVEST DINNERS

Create your own fall harvest dinner with recipes from Leah Di Bernardo, owner and executive chef at E.A.T. Marketplace in Temecula.Find recipes here...


ANNETTE HOEGNER

Annette Hoegner used to organize events for the clothing company she worked for. Realizing she loved that process more than her actual job, she got a business license, attended an accreditation course, and launched Classic Touch Events in 2005.