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Worth the Drive
Our daily look at nearby getaways
Wednesday, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:54 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Palm Springs Modernism Week Opens

Palm Springs Modernism Week Opens

It isn't just about buildings, but building on what the buildings represent. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 15, 2011 at 4:37 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

If You've Got It, Flaunt It

If You've Got It, Flaunt It

Modernism Week will spotlight the Braniff Collection. Hello, Pucci kapow. Read »

Monday, Feb 14, 2011 at 3:26 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Phoenix in Palm Springs

Phoenix in Palm Springs

The slide honcho is taking Modernism buffs on a cross-country trip, via projector. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:54 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Modernism Week App

Modernism Week App

Find your way around the big event, from the double-decker buses to the design lectures. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 25, 2011 at 5:09 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

The Riviera's Modernism Week Deal

The Riviera's Modernism Week Deal

The mid-century hotel is doing a steep discount on the Best Available Rate. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:54 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Modernism Week Posts 2011 Schedule

Modernism Week Posts 2011 Schedule

Plan now for your February stay in Palm Springs. Read »

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A good time is just a short drive away, and Worth the Drive points you in the right direction. It's a daily look at nearby getaways, festivals and sweet deals.
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ALYSIA GRAY PAINTER Alysia Gray Painter has blogged for NBCLA.com since October 2008, covering Los Angeles go-outs, restaurants, museums, hotels, as well as nearby Worth the Drive destinations. She served as the West Coast Managing Editor for AOL CityGuide, as well as the Los Angeles editor; she has also written for Bark magazine, McSweeney's, Modern Humorist, and PBS programs and publications.