Archive for February, 2013

Five Environmentally Friendly Ways to Keep Your Lawn Looking Great

Five Environmentally Friendly Ways to Keep Your Lawn Looking Great

(BPT) – Maintaining the perfect lawn is easier than you think and with the right tools, you can be both efficient with your yard work and eco-conscious. If it’s lush green turf that you’re after, but you also care about your carbon footprint, there are a few tools and practices that can help you have […]

02-27-13

02-27-13

TOM LABONGE NEWS Argo Wins Second “Made in Hollywood Award” In a run-up to Argo’s big win yesterday, Los Angeles City Councilmember Tom LaBonge presented the second annual “Made in Hollywood Award” to CEO Barry Meyer and the crew of Argo in a ceremony on Thursday morning at Warner Bros. Studios. Argo is the sole […]

Foot Care Tips to Keep You Moving While on Vacation

Foot Care Tips to Keep You Moving While on Vacation

(BPT) – Decongestant, check. Sunscreen, check. Antacids, check. So you’re going on vacation and your bag is well-stocked with remedies for every illness that could possibly derail your good time – from sunburn to an upset stomach. While you’re taking steps to preserve your good health on vacation, don’t overlook the body part that will […]

The Five Money Habits that Can Help You Find True Wealth

(BPT) – When did money get so complicated? From spending and charity to saving and investing, it’s hard to know exactly what to do with your finances. Cut through the confusion and consider five smart ways you can use your money to your advantage today. Bruce Helmer, award winning financial services advisor, author and radio […]

True Music / Celebrity Culture: “Star Light, Star Bright”

True Music / Celebrity Culture: “Star Light, Star Bright”

By Carlos Roberto Fact: a bright star entered our universe on March, 18, 1979. That’s the day Adam Noah Levine’s light began to shine into our world. Adam is a star in every sense of the word — a supernova, if you will. He never was and never will be anything less. As a celebrity, […]

Shirley Jones, Chuck D, Helen Reddy Entertain President Carter at St. Genevieve High School

Shirley Jones, Chuck D, Helen Reddy Entertain President Carter at St. Genevieve High School

By Jon Konjoyan Academy Award winner Shirley Jones performed hits from Oklahoma and Carousel, Grammy winner Helen Reddy sang “You And Me Against the World,” and rapper Chuck D, a Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductee, recited an exclusive poem — all in tribute to former President Jimmy Carter and first lady Roslyn Carter […]

Praises for Publicists and a Lifetime Achievement for Kirk Douglas

Praises for Publicists and a Lifetime Achievement for Kirk Douglas

It’s publicity that has made Hollywood world famous. And publicists work hard to shine the spotlight on their movie and TV projects, or other clients. But once a year the public relations and marketing professionals get a chance to enjoy some of the limelight at their annual awards ceremony. A couple of days before the […]

This Stork Really Delivers

This Stork Really Delivers

JACKIE: We want to Talk about David’s last stop in his big Italian/Swiss train venture (and my return from Maui.) DAVID: The Storchen Hotel in Zurich first opened its welcoming doors in the year 1357. This lovely bird is now 655 years old, but looks like it went to kindergarten for storks. It is fresh […]

Hands for Hope Presents The 13th Annual Starlight Jazz Serenade

Hands for Hope Presents The 13th Annual Starlight Jazz Serenade

Yearly Fundraiser Benefits Free Programs for Underserved Youth NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – The 13th Annual Starlight Jazz Serenade will showcase another outstanding line up of incredible award-winning jazz musicians and entertainers. The event takes place on Friday, March 1, at 8 p.m. at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, sponsored by Budget Car Rental, […]

The Dresden Room, as the place was originally known, was introduced by enterprising Carl and Sara Ferraro, in 1954

That same year this budding journalist launched my initial dining column. Warmly recalled as a bustling cocktail bar with an appetizing menu of steaks, chops, chicken, seafood, sandwiches, and salads plus their signature dish, roasted Prime Ribs of Beef, the Dresden Room soon caught on. Carl was a visionary and, a few years later, the […]