Archive for September, 2013

First Annual Relay For Life at Brookside Golf Club

For the 1st year ever at the Brookside Golf Club location, hundreds of Pasadena residents will join the fight against cancer by forming teams for the American Cancer Society’s annual Relay For Life. Relay For Life is a unique event in the fight against cancer to raise much needed funds for the American Cancer Society’s […]

2013 Emmys: And the Winners Are….

Drama Series: Breaking Bad (AMC) Actor, Drama Series: Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom (HBO) Actress, Drama Series: Claire Danes, Homeland (Showtime) Supporting Actor, Drama Series: Bobby Cannavale, Boardwalk Empire (HBO) Supporting Actress, Drama Series: Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad (AMC) Directing, Drama Series: David Fincher, House of Cards (Netflix) Writing, Drama Series: Henry Bromell, Homeland (Showtime) Comedy […]

Rockers Come Together – A Song for the Children of St. Jude

Rockers Come Together – A Song for the Children of St. Jude

An all-star band of rockers from across the history of rock n roll will gather together to record, “If I Had the Time (I Could Change the World),” donating their time and creative hearts to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Legendary lead guitarist and songwriter, Dick Wagner, “The Maestro of Rock,” (Alice Cooper, Aerosmith, […]

Greater Toluca Lake Neighborhood Council Honors Jerome Williams

Greater Toluca Lake Neighborhood Council Honors Jerome Williams

Jerome Gregory Williams was born in Chicago, Illinois on May 16, 1965 and passed away in Toluca Lake, California on July 22, 2013 at the age of 48. In 2003 he was diagnosed with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia and was a recipient of a bone marrow transplant. At the time of his passing, Jerome was an […]

Meteorologist Crystal Egger Joins NBC4 Southern California News Team

Meteorologist Crystal Egger Joins NBC4 Southern California News Team

NBC4 Southern California announced today that Crystal Egger will join the station next month as a meteorologist for its morning newscast, “Today in L.A.,” which airs Monday-Friday, 4:30—7 a.m. Egger comes to NBC4 from The Weather Channel where she served as a meteorologist reporting on national weather forecasts and breaking weather news during a daily, […]

Old-Fashioned Me

A Poem by Patty Tossy   Hey folks … look at me!   I’ve got: A typewriter, land-phone, antennae TV, And all of them are As precious to me As my upright piano, My old reel-to-reel And my 35-year-old car.   So who needs: Dot-com and Twitter, iPad and cell phone, Something to peer at […]

Chaminade College Preparatory’s Middle School Music Teacher Named as a Semi-Finalist for the Music Educator Award

Chaminade College Preparatory’s Middle School Music Teacher Named as a Semi-Finalist for the Music Educator Award

Chaminade’s Middle School Music Teacher, Kathy Rohrs, has been named as a semi-finalist for the first-ever Music Educator Award, given by The Recording Academy and the GRAMMY Foundation. She is among a group of 25 teachers, from 24 cities and 15 states to be named as semi-finalists. In May 2013, Rohrs was announced as a […]

65th Emmy Awards Governors Ball, a Winner and a Beauty

65th Emmy Awards Governors Ball, a Winner and a Beauty

By Sue Facter Last week, the press was granted a sneak-peak into one of the most celebrated nights of the year, the Governors Ball, held at the West Hall in the Los Angeles Convention Center after the 65th annual Emmy Awards. This is the largest annual sit-down dinner held in the U.S. Other than having […]

09-25-13

09-25-13

TOM LABONGE NEWS Beautification Team Picks Up in Sherman Oaks It was a busy week of work for Councilmember Tom LaBonge’s beautification team, the innovative public service that does spot work throughout the Fourth District. The team picked up abandoned bulky items in Sherman Oaks. The group also removed rocks from gutters, picked up dozens […]

Silent Witnesses Speak Hidden Truths About Holocaust

Silent Witnesses Speak Hidden Truths About Holocaust

By Mary Mallory Revealing and powerful, Stephanie Satie’s one-woman show Silent Witnesses dramatically documents the harrowing, unknown stories of children survivors of the Holocaust and presents their triumphant survival. Silent Witnesses emotionally reveals the healing process of older Jewish women finding their voices and speaking their truth as they recount haunting stories of surviving the […]