Articles Tagged “Los Angeles”

  • Pinot Days returns to Los Angeles Jan 13-15 2011 [PREVIEW]

    Los Angeles loves its wine and for the second year in a row The Bay Area Wine Project is traveling south to the City of Angels for a weekend of “The Noble Grape” with Pinot Days January 13-15 2011. More than 300 acclaimed Pinots will be poured at Santa Monica’s Barker Hanger.  The three-day Los […]

  • The Grim Sleeper: The South Central Killer Foiled By Family DNA

    The Grim Sleeper, so named because of his almost two decade respite on committing murder, has been caught by using a new method of DNA typing. The Grim Sleeper has killed ten young black women and one man since he began killing in 1985. He stopped his slayings in 1988. The most recent killing occurred […]

  • DJ E.C. Twins taking over LA house music scene [VIDEO]

    Marc Sean Blackham and Allister Blackham are two extremely busy musical talents on a mission to solidify house music in the US. They call themselves the E.C. Twins The E.C. Twins are two ground breaking DJ’s creating and delivering amazing beats. It’s not just the beats that make the E.C. Twins so great; it’s their […]

  • Habitat For Humanity SF, SCV “American Dream Walk” with Mark Ballas and Trevor Donovan

    Grab a tool kit, lace up your sneakers and get ready to Walk with the Stars at Habitat for Humanity SF/SCV’s fundraiser, “American Dream Walk,” at Pacoima Plaza on Saturday, October 16, 2010. Follow the charismatic lead of Mark Ballas, award-winning ballroom dancer on “Dancing with the Stars,” as he heads a cadre of handy […]

  • Pa-Nang Power: Thai Dishes in Santa Monica [REVIEW]

    Thai food is among my favorite of Asian cuisines and Los Angeles, fortunately, has always been great at serving up some of the best Thai food in the United States. I love Thai food because it is among the spiciest and hottest of the Asian schools of cooking. Plus, they put those lovely small green […]

  • Habitat For Humanity Dream Walk Oct 16 – Well-meaning Origins at Koinonia Farm

    On October 16, 2010 at Pacoima Plaza in Pacoima, CA Habitat for Humanity for San Fernando Valley and Santa Clarita Valley will kick off its annual Dream Walk to fundraise for local efforts to provide affordable housing and shelter to the area’s poor or homeless. The Dream Walk begins at 8:30 am sharp and will […]

  • REVIEW: Acker and Blacker’s Thrilling Adventure Hour brings Old Time Vibe to New Crowd

    Writers Ben Acker and Ben Blacker team up with recurring players (Samm Levine, James Urbaniak and many more) and special guests like Nathan Fillion, Wil Wheaton, David Foley, Lake Bell every month for The Thrilling Adventure Hour, a radio days-style broadcast performed live on stage at Largo’s Coronet Theater in Los Angeles. The Basics Acker […]

  • CalPhil Toasts Sinatra with 'Frank, Tony and Maestro' Cocktail – Aug 7, 8 Only

    CalPhil Toasts Sinatra with 'Frank, Tony and Maestro' Cocktail – Aug 7, 8 Only

    Saturday and Sunday, August 7, 8 California Philharmonic presents “Frank, Tony & The Maestro: Cocktails to Classics” featuring hits made popular by Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett plus works by Saint-Saens, Rimsky-Korsakov and Elgar. Why It’s Special Plenty of people immediately perk up when the Sinatra name is mentioned. Their attention escalates when you mention […]

  • Los Angeles hidden li'l Gem – The Aboretum

    Los Angeles hidden li'l Gem – The Aboretum

    So I got lucky.  After living in Los Angeles for over a decade, last weekend I ended up at the Arboretum.  Before I tell you how, where, why and an assortment of other details.  Let me say this.  It’s worth it, it’s better than you’d expect, and it’d make a great date.  There you go.  […]

  • 2010 Lakers Parade – For the love of Lakers

    2010 Lakers Parade – For the love of Lakers

    If you are a die-hard Lakers fan, then you would have been expected to wave your banner at the 2010 Lakers parade that took place earlier this week. Hundreds of thousands fans showed up to show their support and appreciation to the team. On a flatbed 18-wheeler, Kobe Bryant, Ron Artest, Andrew Bynum, Derek Fisher, Lamar […]