Archive for April, 2013

GBK’s MTV Movie Awards Lounge

GBK’s MTV Movie Awards Lounge

No one throws an event like GBK’s Gavin B. Keilly. Where else can you run into celebrities and colleagues, pay homage to great charities, see the latest in products, clothing, and jewelry, eat delish Mexican cuisine, and even be a recipient of a press-on nail application? Held at the W Hollywood, the first recognizable face […]

Hooray! St. Charles 29th Annual Festival Is Almost Here!

Hooray! St. Charles 29th Annual Festival Is Almost Here!

The wait is over! The St. Charles 29th Annual Festival will be held April 26 thru April 28 on the St. Charles School grounds in North Hollywood. You won’t want to miss this fun family event featuring giant rides, kiddy rides, games, and a chance to win $10,000 cash! There will also be a fabulous […]

Comedian Charles Fleischer Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Who Framed Roger Rabbit and a Comedy Tour Starting May 23 at Flappers in Burbank

Comedian Charles Fleischer Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Who Framed Roger Rabbit and a Comedy Tour Starting May 23 at Flappers in Burbank

Comedy Film Star and Comedian Charles Fleischer recently celebrated the 25th anniversary of Who Framed Roger Rabbit from Disney with its Blu-Ray release. Fleischer now looks ahead to his special comedy tour kicking off May 23 at Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank. Fleischer, a longtime comedian, says, “Comedy is my joy. As an actor, I […]

Terrorism in Boston

Last year President Obama was roundly criticized for not calling the Benghazi attack “an act of terrorism” so it’s no wonder that the administration quickly labeled the bombings at the Boston Marathon an act of terrorism this week. At a press conference the morning after the explosions Obama said, “This was a heinous and cowardly […]

Topanga Vintage Market Celebrates 1st Birthday, Already Feels Ancient

Topanga Vintage Market Celebrates 1st Birthday, Already Feels Ancient

Flea markets are as old as Methuselah, but Topanga Vintage Market is the newest incarnation here in L.A. and it has a modern twist; it’s at the mall! Single mothers Lori Rotblatt and Patrice Curedale decided to start their own market in 2011. “After shopping and selling at L.A.’s far flung markets, we could see […]

The Power of “Thank You”

I’m writing this column with the TV on in the other room. Sitting at my desk, I can hear updates on the search for Bomber Suspect #2. And so I’m writing this with a steady stream of horror as background noise. There’s already been much said and much written that I don’t think it seemly […]

Fitness for Any Budget with 3 Additional FREE Months

Fitness for Any Budget with 3 Additional FREE Months

By Matt Harris Has tax season left you penniless after the holiday season left you a little too plump? If so, Burbank Athletic Club offers the perfect remedy to most of life’s problems. Considered Burbank’s community fitness club, Burbank Athletic Club has not only reinvented the outdated approaches to becoming fit and healthy, but has […]

Get a Jolt of High Voltage Fitness with Rosa

Get a Jolt of High Voltage Fitness with Rosa

By Jennifer Speer While having her second child, the doctor slapped Rosa on the behind and said, “Can you believe the butt on this woman?” Rosa, quite famous at the hospital, was dubbed the “New Mother with the Six-Pack.” She soon got used to people stopping by her room to ask her what in the […]

Why Eric Garcetti Should Be Elected Mayor of Los Angeles

Eric Garcetti wants to be the next Mayor of Los Angeles. As a citizen, I’m endorsing him because Los Angeles needs him to fix its broken personnel system. While the other candidate hasn’t been willing to talk about personnel matters, Eric Garcetti has publicly acknowledged that the City’s personnel system is broken. He’s fully aware […]

WONDER WOMEN

WONDER WOMEN

I want to Talk about the pride I feel for some friends, women who, just by pursuing their passion, have added to the common good. In the last few weeks, I’ve been fortunate to attend varied Events and watch these worker bees (well, Queen bees) in action. BEVERLY LONG: Sometimes a simple Birthday gathering is […]