Ben & Jerry Rancho Mirage

Rancho Mirage’s Jason Ackley Wins Ben & Jerry’s Manager of the Year

When Ben & Jerry’s announced its National Award winners at the Global Franchise Meeting January 15-18 in New Orleans, Louisiana, one Rancho Mirage man walked away with the Manager of the Year title. That’s no mean feat—and one that Jason Ackley (of Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Shop at The River) takes great pride in. Basically,…

BBs at the River

Acqua Pazza to be Reborn as BB’s

There was a loud collective heavy sigh heard among foodies and bon vivants throughout Rancho Mirage, the Palm Springs Valley, and beyond late last year when it was revealed that Jerry and Barbara Keller—beloved local philanthropists who happen to have owned both Lulu California Bistro on Palm Springs’ main drag and sister eatery Acqua Pazza…

Rammy 2015

The Rammys 2015

You’d have to be living under a rather large rock to be unaware that we’re smack dab in the middle of “awards season.” Every year, it all starts off with the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards and the Golden Globes in January. February then sees the Grammys, the Film Independent Spirit Awards, and, of…