Archive for October, 2009

The Forman Villas: Luxurious Condominiums for Lease

The Forman Villas: Luxurious Condominiums for Lease

You may have noticed the new development on the corner of Camarillo and Forman. Take a moment to stop in and see the richly-appointed amenities throughout. You will be impressed by the beautiful Tuscany-inspired architecture, including wrought iron accents and gates, and the lush landscaping. Inside are spacious living areas with French doors, veneer hardwood […]

Intuitive Flow

Intuitive Flow

Yoga for Actors with James Morrison of “24” Accessing intuition, celebrating freedom, honoring instincts and trusting the process are key to manifesting our creativity. In this very special, intimate evening with acclaimed actor, filmmaker and yogi James Morrison (24’s Bill Buchanan), your spirit will be touched, your intuition and imagination freed and your deepest creative […]

Universal CityWalk® Presents Free Spooky Cele-Boo-Tion Offering Trick-Or-Treaters a Fun, Family-Friendly Place to Enjoy Halloween

Universal CityWalk® Presents Free Spooky Cele-Boo-Tion Offering Trick-Or-Treaters a Fun, Family-Friendly Place to Enjoy Halloween

Universal CityWalk celebrates Halloween with its annual free “Spook-tacular” featuring trick-or-treating, children’s costume contests and entertainment for Los Angeles’ youngest ghouls, pirates, superheroes, witches and other costumed candy-seekers on Saturday, October 31 from 4-8 p.m. CityWalk’s signature confectionary store, It’s Sugar, will help sweeten the celebration by providing a tasty selection of candy treats for […]

Big Government Growing Bigger

Do you want government controlled health care? If you do, ask yourself these questions: Do you think leaving all your personal health issues in the hands of government employees will make everything easier, better and wonderful? Do you think doing that will make you healthier? Do you trust the government to do the right thing […]

Luxembourg—the Grand Ducal

Luxembourg—the Grand Ducal

Jackie: We want to talk about a grand hotel in a mystical city. The Sofitel Grand Ducal Hotel in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg… Once upon a time, (now), there was this fairy tale city in this fairy tale country that we’re thinking a few of you know very much about. Luxembourg, as a country, […]

Television’s Hottest Choreographer, Sonya Tayeh, Brings it to the El Portal Stage

Television’s Hottest Choreographer, Sonya Tayeh, Brings it to the El Portal Stage

Internationally known choreographer Sonya Tayeh, the red-hot choreographer seen on So You Think You Can Dance, returns for her third engagement to the El Portal Mainstage in North Hollywood November 13-14 at 8pm. Created and directed by Sonya Tayeh, The Endurance To Move brings her intense, unique vision to the stage, expressing the miracle of […]

What If the Los Angeles Zoo Were Run by Personnel Experts?

It bothers me when the City’s leading HRM authorities—the Mayor, the City Council and the Personnel Department—defend appraisal practices that civilized cities have long since replaced. How could any rational person say it’s OK to lump 50,000 civil service workers together, ignore their incredibly diverse duties and responsibilities, and use a one-size-fits-all trait list to […]

Let’s Read… “I Can See You”

Let’s Read… “I Can See You”

Mystery lovers won’t want to miss I Can See You by New York Times’ bestselling author Karen Rose. Mary Higgins Clark fans will appreciate the rollercoaster ride, thrill-a-minute aspects of this novel, plus the story’s additional elements of having gone computer savvy. Set in Minneapolis, the heroine is Eve Wilson, a grad student who was […]

Tricks and Treats for Halloween at Universal

Tricks and Treats for Halloween at Universal

Universal Studios is the home of the classic horror movies Frankenstein, The Wolfman, The Mummy, The Phantom of the Opera and many more. And Sunday, once again, the studio had their famous monsters roaming around the backlot but they weren’t there to trick scaredy-cats. Instead, the creatures brought treats to kids attending the Camp Ronald […]

“Gentlemen Broncos” is an Odd Film about a Writer Wannabe

“Gentlemen Broncos” is an Odd Film about a Writer Wannabe

The same creative filmmaking couple that brought audiences the high school slacker opus Napoleon Dynamite and the nod to Mexican wrestling with Nacho Libre now gives a cinematic salute to science fiction fans and writer-wannabes with Gentlemen Broncos. It opens Friday, October 30, from FOX Searchlight Pictures. It’s a strange comedic adventure that captures the […]