Archive for August, 2012

L.A. Greek Fest “14th Annual Festival Extravaganza”

L.A. Greek Fest “14th Annual Festival Extravaganza”

Hanks, Wilson serve as honorary chairs/guest hosts for Sept. 7–9 event After a year’s sabbatical that allowed for the completion of the new Cultural Center on the Cathedral grounds, the L.A. Greek Fest is back! Hollywood’s favorite superstar couple Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson will once again serve as honorary chairs and celebrity guest hosts […]

JCPenney Wise or Pound Foolish?

For the few of us left who long for the simpler world of yesterday, the world of printed books, music recordings you could hold in your hand, and teenagers who respected authority and treated their elders with courtesy not contempt, the recent news concerning changes at JCPenney was another nail in the coffin of civilized […]

Classifieds 8-29-12

APARTMENTS FOR RENT—UNFURNISHED 1 bd/2 ba Newly renovated.  Open, spacious and well lit on the 2nd floor of a controlled access building.  The building has a pool, spa, elevator, and on-site laundry.  Close to shopping, the 101, 134, 170 and the Metro.  The monthly rent for this unit is $1395.  If interested call Patricia (818)762-0888. […]

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Hypnosis/Hypnotherapy

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Hypnosis/Hypnotherapy

Does hypnosis really work? Yes, it works! Thousands of people have improved their health, wealth, career, and personal lives through the power of hypnosis. Frequently while working on one issue in the hypnotic process other areas of your life improve as well. How does hypnosis work? Our minds work on two levels, conscious and subconscious. […]

NBC4 Southern California Makes Move to Enhance News Operations

BURBANK, Calif. – As part of its ongoing strategy to further compete in the marketplace and bring news that matters to viewers, NBC4 Southern California announced several changes to its newscasts. Beginning with “Today in L.A.,” the news show adds Michael Brownlee as co-anchor alongside Alycia Lane and replaces Kathy Vara, who becomes anchor on […]

Learning Kung Fu at California Academy of Martial Arts Can Protect Your Child from Kidnapping and Abduction

Learning Kung Fu at California Academy of Martial Arts Can Protect Your Child from Kidnapping and Abduction

By Todd Shawn Tei In 2002, 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart was kidnapped from her bedroom at knife-point. Her kidnapper, Brian David Mitchell, was also the family’s handyman. She survived nine harrowing months as Mitchell’s sex slave before the police identified and released her. Ten years later, Smart told TIME Magazine, “Had I been trained [in self-defense] […]

History Revisited in All the King’s Men

History Revisited in All the King’s Men

One of the most widely read works, earning a Pulitzer Prize, All the King’s Men, written by Robert Penn Warren, graces the stage at the El Portal Theatre. It is a sure fire, must-see ticket for pure historical edification and theatrical illumination, as this period in Louisiana’s political history magically comes to life. Little known […]

5k and 10k for Women’s Health on Sept. 9

5k and 10k for Women’s Health on Sept. 9

The 14th Annual 5K Run/Walk 10K Run and Kiddie K for Hope and Awareness to benefit women’s health for ovarian cancer research and educational programs will be held on Sunday, Sept. 9, at CBS Studio Center located at 4024 Radford Ave. in Studio City. There will be free parking at CBS. Registration is at 7 […]

The Odd Life of Timothy Green

The Odd Life of Timothy Green

The Odd Life of Timothy Green Runtime 90 minutes. OK for children. This fantasy is a heartwarming tale of a childless couple Cindy and Jim Green (Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton, respectively) who bury a box containing things about their ideal child and awaken to find an 11-year-old boy covered with dirt in their house, […]

Alternative Therapies and Nutrition for Cancer and Other Diseases to Be Explored at Local Convention

By Jon Konjoyan Health, fitness, and nutrition fans take notice: the 40th Annual Cancer Convention comes to the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Universal City on Labor Day weekend, and the public is invited! Medical doctors, clinical researchers, nutritionists, and alternative medicine experts will gather and share their latest findings and therapies to combat cancer and […]