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SUNSET CONCERTS at the Skirball!

Yatrika Shahrais

By Jean Strauber, Entertainment Editor Once again the Skirball Museum will be hosting a concert series of music from around the globe on Thursday nights from July 21- August 25 at 8:00 p.m. free of charge in the Skirball’s festive c o u r t y a r d . Music Director Yatrika Shah- Rais […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Tips of the Week Ent | Read More »

Boycott Everything Canadian!

It’s terrible to imagine: The merciless slaughter of baby seals has started on the ice floes off Canada’s east coast — completely defenseless animals beaten and shot to death for their fur. It’s the largest commercial slaughter of marine mammals on Earth. It’s up to you and me and every conscientious, humane person around the […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

Thank the U.N. for Standing Up for the LGBT Community

LGBT Community

In an effort to end the violence and discrimination that the LGBT community faces on a daily basis, the United Nations recently approved a resolution that condemns discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation. Everyone deserves the right to live a happy and healthy life, but many gay and lesbian people face discrimination, isolation and […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

Stop the Senseless Slaughter of Australian Camels

Australian Camels

Australia has the largest population of undiseased dromedary camels anywhere in the world. Now, the Australian government is proposing to slaughter the majority of them in the name of carbon control. The camels produce an estimated one metric ton a year of greenhouse gasses, which is nothing compared to the emissions from Australia’s largely coal-powered […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in National News,Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger Captured

John Whitey Bulger

Top Ten fugitive James “Whitey” Bulger was arrested thanks to a tip from the public—just days after a new media campaign was announced to help locate the gangster who had been on the run for 16 years. Bulger, who once ran South Boston’s violent Winter Hill Gang and was wanted for his role in 19 […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Late Breaking News,National News,Police News | Read More »

Kapalua Villas In Maui Are First Class And Unsurpassed

Kapalua Villas

By George Christopher Thomas, Travel Writer A few months back I had the most wonderful time in Maui, Hawai’i. Our party stayed at the Kapalua Villas, just north of the town of Lahaina. Every last detail was attended to, from a pineapple in the refrigerator when we got there, to daily maid service, to one […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Travel | Read More »

Photo of the Week 6-27-11

Kapalua Villas

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June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

Police Identify Stroller Bandits, Still at Large

Stoller Bandits

Detectives received several tips after publicizing the faces of two women caught on video stealing wallets out of baby strollers on June, 9, 2011. The tips identified both women by name: Bertha Dona Vargas, 55, of West Covina; and Norma Lizette Reyes, 51, of Los Angeles. They remain at large, and are believed to be […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Police News | Read More »

Driver VS 100 Bicyclists Injures 11


Update: Driver’s Name is Christine Dahab and she is 27 years old. She told the police that she didn’t see the bicyclists because she was looking down at her phone. Its been stated that she was traveling at 60 miles per hour. The name of the group that she ran in to is called Midnight […]

June 27th, 2011 | Posted in Late Breaking News | Read More »

i 405 Closure Update

Freeway Closures

Have questions about the Mulholland Bridge demolition and related 405 closure on July 16-17? Ask the experts during Metro’s live Internet Chat As LA prepares for the 53-hour closure of the I-405 freeway between the I-10 and US 101 the weekend of July 16-17, the public is being encouraged to plan ahead, avoid the area or stay home. […]

June 23rd, 2011 | Posted in Late Breaking News | Read More »


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