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07-23-14

07-23-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Appreciation BBQ for the Toluca Lake Chamber of Commerce Councilmember Tom LaBonge salutes the Toluca Lake Chamber of Commerce with Captain Kurt Vosberg and Firefighters at Fire Station #86 this week. Council District Four would like to thank the Chamber for their 10 years of exemplary work in successful Pancake Breakfast efforts […]

Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood Partner with Syfy’s Face Off to Bring Gruesome Character Creations to Life at ‘Halloween Horror Nights’

Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood Partner with Syfy’s Face Off to Bring Gruesome Character Creations to Life at ‘Halloween Horror Nights’

The most twisted and gruesome character creations featured on Syfy’s hit competition series Face Off will be live and “In the Flesh” at both Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood’s “Halloween Horror Nights” events, beginning Friday, September 19th. Nightmarish creatures will surround guests on both coasts as the macabre visions of some of the […]

Beat the Heat At the 17th Annual Run to the Pines Car Show

Beat the Heat At the 17th Annual Run to the Pines Car Show

We’ve got a treat to help you beat the heat!!  Visit beautiful Pine Mountain Village for the 17th annual Run to the Pines Car Show, Saturday, August 9th. It’s located in the Pine Mountain Village Center, beginning at 9am. Spectator admission and parking are FREE! Additional categories added this year include British classics, Triumphs, Mustangs, […]

Stars Come Out at the First Annual Red Carpet Academy Awards Ceremony in Valley Village

Stars Come Out at the First Annual Red Carpet Academy Awards Ceremony in Valley Village

By Taly Oehler Just north of Hollywood, the stars came out to celebrate the first annual Red Carpet Academy Awards Ceremony at the Royal Bellingham Luxury Senior Residencies in Valley Village. Right outside the doors of the Royal Bellingham, the ceremony commenced with a traditional red carpet glitterati walk. Dior and Versace clad resident actors, […]

Tammy

Tammy

Tammy Runtime 96 minutes. Not for children. There was a movie named Tammy and the Bachelor in 1957. Starring Debbie Reynolds, it was a charming romance and featured an eponymous no. 1 hit. It was sung over the opening credits by the Ames Bros., and then later in the movie by Reynolds, who got the […]

Rolls-Royce Shows its Sporty Side

Rolls-Royce Shows its Sporty Side

For a number of decades up through the 1990s, Rolls-Royce and Bentley were built by the same company. Two different cars, from a common sedan body starting point. Tradition stated that Rolls were the sedate, floating-on-a-cloud kind of cars (they never even published horsepower figures), whereas Bentleys were “driver’s car” by comparison. This was furthered […]

Sonny Gray enjoys a big lead. The Oakland pitcher won his fifth straight decision on Sunday as the Athletics rolled to a 10-2 victory over Baltimore

Oakland led 7-1 after five innings and added three more runs before Gray left with two outs in the seventh. “As the game went on and we were able to put some runs together, it was really big because then I could just take a deep breath and really start attacking the guys, and throwing […]

King Felix

Most of the time when Seattle Mariners’ ace Felix Hernandez strides from the dugout to the mound to begin an inning, the hitters are in a world of trouble. “King Felix,’’ as the Venezuelan right-hander is called, and the American League starting pitcher in the recently held All-Star Game claimed by the Junior Circuit, 5-3, […]

Blue Avoids Sweep

This isn’t exactly how the Dodgers (55-45) envisioned starting the second half, but at least they weren’t swept by St. Louis at Busch Stadium this past weekend. With the Miami Marlins’ 3-2 win over San Francisco, the Blue Crew and Giants both sit atop the National League West tied for first place. The Dodgers salvaged […]

07-23-14

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