Archive for April, 2011

Comes To Dodgers’ Rescue

Spying the current Dodgers’ landscape, and hardly liking what he saw, Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig announced last week that he was going to appoint a trustee to run the team’s day-to-day operations. For fans of the legendary team that began its storied history in Brooklyn, and has won six World Series banners, this […]

Baseball Report

A 2-10 start to the season had the Boston Red Sox in the basement of the American League East, and Red Sox fans turning their attention to two of the city’s other pro teams — the Celtics and Bruins. But with the talent on the Red Sox, it was just a matter of time before […]

04-27-11

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Designers C&M Flooring: Quality Workmanship with Creative Flair

Designers C&M Flooring: Quality Workmanship with Creative Flair

Dreaming of new flooring? Does your tile need restoration or upgrading? Have you wanted to make an important change to your home or residential property? Well, look no further. Designers C&M Flooring can answer all of your tiling needs. These experts can remodel tile flooring within residential or commercial projects relating to kitchens, entryways, patios, […]

Giggling at L.A. Comedy Shorts

Giggling at L.A. Comedy Shorts

Everyone likes to laugh. N’es pas? We were invited to four days of laughter at the third annual L.A. Comedy Shorts Film Festival, headquartered at the Downtown Independent Theater. Comedians, filmmakers, actors and industry types participated in the brainchild of Creative Director Gary Anthony Williams and Executive Director Jeannie Roshar. What a surprise to see […]

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 […]

Surrounded

The Middle East is on fire. First it was Tunisia, then came Egypt. Syria and Jordon unrest is growing violent. Gadhafi continues to kill opposition and retain Libya under his control, even though Obama and NATO supposedly backed the anti-Gadhafi rebels. The president of Yemen has said that he will step down at the end […]

You Weren’t Paranoid, Sam: Your Phone Was Bugged

This column describes both the beginning and the end of my first tour of duty in the City’s Public Works Department. I’d gone to the Bureau of Management/Employee Services (B/M-ES) on a promotion. My working title was Assistant Personnel Director. My boss, Harry H. Johnson, was more experienced in fiscal matters than in human resource […]

Resurrection from a New Perspective

Resurrection from a New Perspective

What new perspective do you have about yourself? Easter brings to us the message to shift our focus from materialism into a consciousness of creativity, abundance and prosperity. We see this in nature as winter gives way to spring and buds, which were germinating for months, unfold their beauty all around us. Suddenly, our drab […]

Sheer Magic, Academy of Magical Arts Awards

Sheer Magic, Academy of Magical Arts Awards

By Frank Barron The Magic Castle in Hollywood is “home” to magicians worldwide, so when they presented their 43rd Annual Academy of Magic Arts awards show it was a really magical night. Magicians from around the world packed the Avalon Theater in Hollywood: some were there to be honored, others to perform and the rest […]