Archive for February, 2012

MERYL & SAG-AFTRA & SHERI

MERYL & SAG-AFTRA & SHERI

I want to Talk about my thrilled-ness for my daughter-in-law Sheri’s Super Bowl time (It was Super!) and the swirl of happenings in the historic effort to achieve a powerful new Union for performers. So many in our community are involved in the entertainment industry, so please spread this good news … And Meryl was […]

The Current State of a College Education

(A recent interview with Rose Neilsen, the wife of Kenneth Neilsen, President of Woodbury University in California) PB: Webster defines “education” as the process of education, teaching, or training; the learning or development that results from this process or training. I wanted to discuss the current state of obtaining a college degree education in the […]

2-15-12

NORTH HOLLYWOOD E-Cycling Event St. Charles Church will be hosting a “Free E-Cycling Event” sponsored by Rotary Clubs of North Hollywood and Van Nuys. E-Waste is defined as any consumer electronic equipment that has reached its “end of life-usage,” whether is in full or non-working condition, for example: TVs, home entertainment systems (VCR and DVD), […]

What Is Depth Psychology?

What Is Depth Psychology?

Pacifica Graduate Institute’s motto – Animae Mundi Colendae Gratia (for the sake of tending soul in and of the world) — sets the tone for this unique school. It speaks to Pacifica’s insightful approach to the study and practice of psychology, and to the caring restoration of the Institute’s two campuses which are located between […]

Healthy Dogs! Petsitting Service Celebrates Five Years in Business

Healthy Dogs! Petsitting Service Celebrates Five Years in Business

Founded in 2006, CEO Christy Oldham also received a “Best in Burbank 2011” award from the USCA for excellent service and customer satisfaction. Healthy Dogs! Petsitting service provides quality care for dogs and cats in the comfort of their own homes while owners are away. Oldham specializes in removing excess energy from large working-breed dogs […]

Angelina Jolie to Present at 84th Academy Awards® on Oscar® Sunday, Feb. 26

Angelina Jolie to Present at 84th Academy Awards® on Oscar® Sunday, Feb. 26

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Academy Award®-winning actress Angelina Jolie will present at the 84th Academy Awards ceremony, telecast producers Brian Grazer and Don Mischer announced today. In 1999 Jolie took home the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Girl, Interrupted, and she received a nomination in 2008 for her lead performance in […]

54th Annual Grammy Awards Winners….

54th Annual Grammy Awards Winners….

Album of the Year: 21, Adele Record of the Year: “Rolling in the Deep,” Adele Song of the Year: “Rolling in the Deep,” Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth New Artist: Bon Iver Pop Solo Performance: “Someone Like You,” Adele Pop Performance by a Duo or Group: “Body and Soul,” Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse Pop […]

Born and Raised in NYC, Pop Artist Sofia J Has Finally Made the Move to L.A.

Born and Raised in NYC, Pop Artist Sofia J Has Finally Made the Move to L.A.

“I’m not sure what took me so long,” she says. “I’ve wanted to live in sunny California my whole life.” Maybe it’s still the honeymoon phase, she hasn’t met the jaded Hollywood crowd yet, or the lack of sunshine from past winters has her in a euphoric sun-induced stupor, but whatever the case, she is […]

Dissonance Strikes a Chord at the Falcon

Dissonance Strikes a Chord at the Falcon

Jenny Cavilleri (Ali MacGraw) in Love Story perhaps had it right all along: “She loved Mozart, Bach, and The Beatles.” When you have classical music, then add rock ‘n’ roll into the mix, combined with rich, eloquent dialogue, you have a potential powerhouse. Such is the case in Dissonance now at the Falcon Theatre. Beth […]

There are many places to dine in Pasadena but special reasons to visit the venerable Green Street Restaurant

There are many places to dine in Pasadena but special reasons to visit the venerable Green Street Restaurant

For instance, those crispy home-style potato chips that I can make a meal of and the very original zucchini nut bread that is not only delectable but also nutritious. The broad menu at Green Street includes sensibly priced and superior omelets, salads, sandwiches, quesadillas, and tempting entrees that are nicely presented in bright, pleasant surroundings […]