Bruce Fessier is a legendary journalist who spent more than four decades covering the entertainment scene in Southern California, and in particular the Coachella Valley. In 2019, he retired from The Desert Sun after 40 years to pursue writing and speaking opportunities. His work appears in The Reporter by permission.
From philanthropists and entertainers to local characters, the desert has been blessed to be home to many who left an indelible mark on our community. Join us in looking back at a few we lost this past year.