Archive for March, 2011

When Should You Enroll Your Child in Gymnastics Class?

When Should You Enroll Your Child in Gymnastics Class?

By Jeff Lulla, President, Fun & Fit Gymnastics As a child’s young mind and body matures, he or she grows through important developmental stages. Providing stimulation and sensory input to infants and toddlers during the formative years is vital. Children develop their fundamental movement skills between the ages of 1 and 5 and begin developing […]

Is Employee Selection Stuck on Stupid, or What?

Is Employee Selection Stuck on Stupid, or What?

In the far-away Land of Dum-Dum, all applicants for a driver’s license are treated alike. Whether they drive little cars or big trucks, motorcycles or buses, all applicants must pass the same test – they must drive a golf cart around the block. To sophisticated Angelenos, giving all applicants the same driving test may appear […]

Enjoy Upscale Urban Living at Burbank Village Apartments

Enjoy Upscale Urban Living at Burbank Village Apartments

By Kirsten Reinking At Burbank Village Apartments, you’ll discover a sophisticated, modern place for adults to enjoy an active, independent lifestyle in an exciting urban atmosphere. Located at 240 E. Palm, a block away from the Burbank Media Center and situated above the Gourmet 88 restaurant, the affordable and stylish Burbank Village Apartments put you […]

03-23-11

TOLUCA LAKE Charity Cocktail Party The Toluca Lake Lions are holding a charity cocktail party on Saturday, April 30. The charities benefited include Shane’s Inspiration, the Foothill Service Center for the Blind and the District 4L-1 Blind Fishing Trip. The auction will be held at 8:30 p.m. and door prizes and raffles will be given […]

How to Overcome Job Interview Jitters

How to Overcome Job Interview Jitters

Expert advice for new grads and seasoned pros alike on how to ace your next interview (ARA) – High school and college graduations are just around the corner, and for many graduates, that means — gulp — it’s time to start pounding the pavement with fellow job seekers. However, a new poll of young adults […]

Two Directors

I’m meeting Jon and Jordan at Jon’s office in Beverly Hills, trying to make my way through this torrential downpour that’s hit Los Angeles, causing floods in the valley and panicked drivers driving way worse than normal — with all kinds of swerving and weird braking. “So this is my Back to the Future car […]

Travels with Samantha Brown

Travels with Samantha Brown

Very few things excite me more than travel talk. That’s one of the reasons I braved the torrential rain on Sunday to see Samantha Brown, who was in town to speak at the LA Times Travel and Adventure Show. Since 2000, she’s been a host with the Travel Channel and has had more shows than […]

Maranatha High School to Present Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Maranatha High School to Present Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Maranatha High School is presenting live on-stage the musical Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. The production will feature students from each grade level, bringing some of California’s most talented youth to the stage to perform what many may call the most fun you will see on stage this spring! Maranatha’s Drama Faculty and Director Erik […]

Two-Day Only Penthouse Sale at The Burbank Collection

Two-Day Only Penthouse Sale at The Burbank Collection

On April 2 and April 3, the luxury penthouses of The Burbank Collection will be available for purchase at closeout prices. With only seven remaining, these final penthouse residences offer up to three bedrooms, up to 2,226 square feet of living space and are priced starting at an unbelievable $579,000. “The Burbank Collection is quickly […]

The Chicago Code, A Good Cop Drama on Fox

The Chicago Code, A Good Cop Drama on Fox

By Frank Barron The Chicago Code doesn’t reinvent the cop show, but it is a well crafted drama about corruption, revenge and justice. The powerful production is from writer-producer Shawn Ryan, who created The Shield. Filmed entirely in Chicago, the series really showcases the Windy City. And true to its title, it has the underlining […]