Archive for August, 2009

“7 Deadly Sins” Invites Seduction”

“7 Deadly Sins” Invites Seduction”

A darkly comic take on human foibles and immoralities, “7 Deadly Sins” strikes a nerve regarding selfishness and desire, and how they often lead us astray. Visually stylish and thought-provoking, the production features both fine acting and writing. Organized as a series of short interwoven vignettes revealing how greed, envy, gluttony, anger, pride, lust and […]

Horoscopes Guide Aug. 26, – Sept. 1, 2009

ARIES (March 21-April 19). You appear to be serving those around you. They are grateful, indeed, though they may not understand that your actions are not exclusively to help them. You are really in service of the divine force of love and goodness, and as you tend to that purpose, everyone around you feels the […]

Burbank

Inseparable Wings The City of Burbank Creative Arts Center presents “Inseparable Wings,” an exhibition featuring seven of Los Angeles’ most prominent women artists: Carole Gillin, Sylvia Hamilton Goulden, Susan ‘Suki’ Kuss and Ellen Lane. The group of four women artists is celebrating their tenth year exhibiting together. The exhibit will also include guest artists Lee […]

Los Angeles

ArcLight in August ArcLight in August is celebrating the rich history that California has in film by screening titles that are about California, filmed in California and dreamt up in California. Each Monday night at ArcLight Hollywood and each Tuesday night at ArcLight Sherman Oaks, a different film revival will screen. To celebrate ArcLight in […]

Toluca Lake

Toluca Lake

Tom LaBonge News Council District 4’s beautification team did a focused street clean-up in the Koreatown-Wilshire Center area this week. After cleaning storm drains, hauling items dumped on curbs and cleaning up litter, they requested back-up help from the Los Angeles Conservation Corps (LACC), which hauled another 50 bags of litter from along 3rd Street.  […]

Prince Albert Reigns Supreme

Prince Albert Reigns Supreme

In the world of major league baseball, a common refrain is, “What have you done for me lately?” In the case of Albert Pujols, this doesn’t apply, given that no player in the modern era has accomplished more during his first nine seasons. The career numbers are astounding, and it may even appear that the […]

08-26-09

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Battles of You

Battles of You

At the NoHo Arts Center on August 15th, in an evening generously hosted by Kevin Bailey and James J. Mellon, a very special night of original music by Paris Carney (and special guests) played out, accompanied by the World Premiere of “Battles of You,” her first music video, directed by “up and comer,” Nick Borges! […]

Beauty is Power—Three Organizations Unite to Help Victims of Domestic Violence

Beauty is Power—Three Organizations Unite to Help Victims of Domestic Violence

“Treat others as yourself, what you sew into others is what you will reap in your life,” says Trish Steele, who founded Safe Passage (1992), a division of a nonprofit corporation, Women Crowned in Glory, Inc., that is dedicated to transforming the lives of women and their children who have become victims of domestic violence. […]

Ask The Expert

Hi Robert, I look forward to your column every week. Our telephone entry system was accidentally hit by a moving truck and we have to replace it. Do you have any opinions or preferences on a replacement system? Thank you, Jacque B. Hi Jacque, My preference would be DoorKing – and there are a multitude […]