Archive for June, 2012

Five Money-Saving Tips for Boomers and Seniors

Five Money-Saving Tips for Boomers and Seniors

Easy ways to reduce costs without sacrificing quality of life (ARA) – Many Americans are in the process of reassessing their spending patterns, and boomers and seniors are no exception. Seventy-three percent of adults over age 50 started saving more or cutting back on spending last year, compared to 2010, according to a November 2011 […]

That’s Amore! Villa Largo Luxury Apartments Open Doors on June 23

That’s Amore! Villa Largo Luxury Apartments Open Doors on June 23

By Art Tavana, Staff Writer It was as if I was standing on the rooftop of my own private villa inTuscany: The Mediterranean wind gliding off my forehead, the sun radiating off the tint of my sunglasses, even the smell of fresh inland mountain air had a uniquely Italian aroma. But as it turns out, […]

Toluca Lake Home Expo

Toluca Lake Home Expo

By Patty Schaller Ramsey-Shilling Associates presented theTolucaLake,Burbank,StudioCity,North Hollywood, and surrounding communities with a day of fun, food, and good information on Sunday, June 10, with their first Toluca Lake Home Expo. Held at their building at10205 Riverside Dr., the Expo was the company’s way of thanking their friends and neighbors for 60 years of working […]

Ask The Expert

Hey Robert, I serve on a Board of Directors. We have a very long unsightly wall that runs down an alley behind our building. I’ve noticed at the Sepulveda pass they installed walls that look like stone and I’d like to do something similar to our wall. Where would I look to get something like […]

“Who Do You Think You Are?”

“Who Do You Think You Are?”

Chi Gung and the Power to Heal Alan Lamb is aHong Kongtrained master (Sifu) of Wing Chun Kung-Fu and Chi Gung Energy Healer. He will be holding a Chi Gung Energy Healing workshop atSpiritWorksCenterfor Spiritual Living located at260 N. Pass Ave.in Burbank on Sunday, June 24, from 12 pm.–2 p.m. The price of admission is […]

More Bright News from the Centers for Disease Control

Remember the “good news/bad news” jokes? Here’s one that is definitely no joke. According to a study from the Centers for Disease Control, the good news is that tobacco use among teens continues to decline. The bad news is more teens are smoking pot than are smoking cigarettes. Now I realize that there are undoubtedly […]

Why I Want to Help Your Pet

Why I Want to Help Your Pet

By Eddie Olguin I must admit I was always more of a cat person. I’d had several cats through the years and they made great companions. But about nine years ago I met a girl who had an Italian Greyhound named “Mazzy.” The three of us shared a house on the Toluca/NoHo border with her […]

Love Letters at GRT Starring Kevin Dobson and Janet Wood

Love Letters at GRT Starring Kevin Dobson and Janet Wood

Actors Kevin Dobson and Janet Wood met more than thirty years ago at the Group Rep Theatre.  Dobson was so broke he slept on the floor of the theatre until, that is, he landed a job as a series regular on Kojak with Telly Savalas. Since then, Dobson has appeared in thirty-five movies, been a regular […]

The New & Improved Rainbow Veterinary Hospital

The New & Improved Rainbow Veterinary Hospital

RainbowVeterinaryHospitalwas purchased three years ago by Dr. Timothy Metzger from the retiring Dr. David Wuele. Dr. Metzger has many years of experience and has been the surgeon for six hospitals. Since his three years of ownership of the practice,RainbowVeterinaryHospitalhas been awarded recognition by “BEST IN LA” and “TALK OF THE TOWN.” The Hospital has also […]

One Year Free HOA Dues at Tavira House

One Year Free HOA Dues at Tavira House

Tavira House is offering one year of paid Home Owners Association (HOA) dues for all 2-bedroom residences with offers accepted by June 30. This is a special limited time offer that can save you thousands at one ofTolucaLake’s most sought-after condominium communities, so visit today. Tavira House features a collection of spacious homes and luxurious […]