Archive for December, 2010

Ask The Expert

Hi Robert, I live in a condo where we had a leak into my garage. The plumbers came out and fixed the leak. Subsequent to that, they sent a drywall guy out. I noticed when they had the ceiling open, it had two sheets of drywall that looked like it was over 1 inch thick. […]

Sheraton Maui

Sheraton Maui

Part One We want to talk about the return to our honeymoon isle and the truth of the adage, “everything old is new again”, including us. David: Six years, 11 months and 29 days after our honeymoon in Hawaii Jackie and I climbed into our rented convertible and happily drifted to the elegant entrance of […]

Kama Sutra and a Tree House

“I will now show you all of the statues of all the Kama Sutra art of love positions!” The tour guide I’ve hired for the day itches his chimney colored whiskers and grins, revealing a few gold capped teeth. I can’t help but wonder if he’s smiling because he just got a sale or because […]

Kling Street Charity Event to Bring Cheer to the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Kling Street Charity Event to Bring Cheer to the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Come one, come all to the annual Kling Street charity event for the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. For nine years, the event, which takes place from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on December 23 and from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on December 24, has raised over $55,000 for the children’s hospital. Special events […]

Gifts for Every Occasion

Gifts for Every Occasion

B. David Levine Designs offers outstanding custom interior design and architectural design services. They also provide furniture design and have a charming boutique showroom. For those who like to shop locally, B. David Levine Designs is the perfect place to find last minute and unique holiday gifts, as the store is located in Tujunga Village. […]

Divorce Anonymous — Acupuncture Stress Relief for the Divorcing, the Divorced and the Heartbroken

Divorce Anonymous — Acupuncture Stress Relief for the Divorcing, the Divorced and the Heartbroken

By Greg Kleinberg Dr. Shana Gelbard was the founder and sole proprietor of the first acupuncture clinic at Cedars Sinai Professional Buildings. She contributed to Cedars Sinai’s medical staff news and has treated thousands of patients. She was one of the first state-appointed QME’s for acupuncture. She is Board Certified in Acupuncture and Acupuncture Orthopedics, […]

Hell’s Kitchen Season 8 Winner, Nona Sivley

Hell’s Kitchen Season 8 Winner, Nona Sivley

Deck the halls with bells of garlic. Well, not exactly. While ice skaters were shivering outside the J.W. Marriott in downtown Los Angeles, a group descended inside at The Mixing Room for the eighth season finale of Hell’s Kitchen. Chef Kerry Simon, known as the “rock ‘n’ roll chef” hosted a viewing party for 200 […]

‘You’re Invited’ to Interact with the Oscars!

‘You’re Invited’ to Interact with the Oscars!

The iconic symbols that evoke Oscar Night® – including the red carpet, the searchlights, the envelope and Oscar® himself – are center stage in “You’re Invited,” the 83rd Academy Awards® marketing campaign unveiled last week by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. For the first time, the public is invited to download the […]

The Tourist

The Tourist

The Tourist Run Time 103 minutes. OK for children. Who woulda thought that you could concoct a recipe including heartthrobs Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie, supporting actors like Paul Bettany, Timothy Dalton, and Rufus Sewell, all directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmark (2007 Oscar® winner The Lives of Others for best foreign language film) and […]

I only took time out of my Christmas preparations to catch one production last weekend

I only took time out of my Christmas preparations to catch one production last weekend

Like most of you…I find that Christmas has a way of consuming every waking moment! Merry Christmas to all! Exit 10 – A haunting semi-autobiography This “slice of Americana,” written by respected country music songwriter Daniel Dean Darst (book, lyrics and music) is hypnotically threaded by original story songs and dry wit…and has been many […]