19 LOCALS TO WATCH
Like Scarlett Johansson, some people are drawn to bright lights and cameras at an early age and end up making a career of their ability to model, act or make music. The Inland Empire has several up-and-comers who are finding steady work by doing that thing they love.
STEAK SMART

From classic cuts to unique flavor infusions, grilled beef stars on the menus of Inland Empire steakhouses, both casual and fine.
By Erin Tobin

RUSTIC WAYS
Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Rustico Ristorante & Pizzeria in Murrieta serves authentic Italian cuisine and some surprises, too.
By Erin Tobin
FRENCH ACCENT
In the late ’80s, John and Sally Thornton became partners in what was known as Culbertson Winery in Temecula. Winemaker David Vergari is pictured.
HELPING SMART KIDS SUCCEED
How parents and educators can help smart kids make the grade.
By Jeanne Boyer

UP IN THE AIR

Besides being a graphic designer and executive assistant at San Bernardino’s Garner Holt Productions, Redlands’ Alyssa White, shown on the wing of a 1944 War Dog, owned by John Collver of Wardog Airshows, is also an aviation enthusiast.


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Leading Off Aviation enthusiasts fuel their passion at IE museums. Surviving August Beat the heat with a tall cool drink from area restaurants. Trending New looks from Riverside’s Karen Allen Salon On the Radar Getting into shape; Lake Arrowhead Resort; using humor to overcome substance abuse Do & View Can’t miss concerts; Hemet’s Western Science Center Getaway Take the plunge at Palm Springs’ Hard Rock Hotel. Dream Weekend Jillian Payne of LLU Children’s Hospital Foundation Cool Thoughts Ice cream from Bert & Rocky’s Cream Co.; Claremont’s Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden Television Sneak peeks for the fall season Style List Fashions, accessories, scents, and some lovely diamond sparklers.
 
 


Food & Wine

Restaurant Scene Reviews of Rustico, Green Olive Grill, Smokey Canyon BBQ and Napoli. Plus: The Food Buzz Wine Country Thornton Winery; winery news and updates Dining Pull-Out A handy guide to IE restaurants, wineries and entertainment venues Restaurant Guide Where to dine out tonight Wine Tasting Inland Empire wineries.
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Special Sections
Travel Weekend Coastal escapes to beat the heat. This month: Oceanside Play & Stay Casinos in the I.E. and beyond offer round-the-clock fun Women in Law A special advertorial section Schools & Colleges Education resource guide for adults, children and teens Mind Body Spirit Healthy solutions; latest treatments; beauty resources California Theatre The curtain rises on the 2014-15 season Primetime Calendar of events; dining out; wine tasting.