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Los Angeles Area Property Values Trending Upward

A sign the housing market may be on the rebound is reflected in Southern California, where property values kept pace with statewide gains at 1.3 percent in preliminary data for 2012-13, announced Jerome E. Horton, Chairman of the Board of Equalization (BOE) last week. Los Angeles County, which has the state’s largest assessment roll of […]

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Entertainment Tips of the Week 10-1-12

The Two Foscari - LA Opera

By Jean Strauber, Entertainment Editor The Two Foscari What an evening! My friend and fellow opera lover Blossom Shores and I had the privilege of enjoying this early and less familiar work of Giuseppe Verdi, which opened at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on September 15.. As the Los Angeles Times critics Mark Swed so well […]

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PRODUCT REVIEW # 42 – VideoStudio Pro X5 Ultimate

VideoStudio Pro X5 Ultimate

By Lorenzo Marchessi Corel’s VideoStudio Pro X5 Ultimate is a real outstanding value because it literally has—hundreds of bonus effects, filters, transitions and templates that can be interchanged on all levels! The software has a very useful screen capture utility that allows you to capture what you needs for still framing and titles or credit […]

October 2nd, 2012 | Posted in Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

THEATRE REVIEW # 58 “The Red Room“

The Red Room

By Lorenzo Marchessi The No Ho Arts Center has a very passionate and personal production of the prolific talents playwright Christopher Knopf. It’s called “The Red Room”. His story is extremely timely and ‘current’ even though this play is set in in the ’Golden Age’ of movie making when studios had contracts with everyone and […]

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Trent Park Golf Course

Trent Park Golf Course

Trent Park Golf Course is an 18 hole public pay and play golf course situated in Oakwood Village, Enfield, London N14 within the grounds of the Trent Park Country Park. Just 150 yards from Oakwood Tube Station on the Piccadilly Line the course is close to Barnet, Southgate, Finchley, Potters Bar, Palmers Green, Winchmore Hill […]

October 1st, 2012 | Posted in Golf Course of the Week | Read More »

San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles

San Jose Museum of Quilts

If you’re a craft enthusiast visiting the Bay Area, take time for a quick visit to the downtown San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles — a space dedicated to ambitious, highquality exhibitions representing historic and contemporary quilts and textiles. Visit on or before October 14, 2012 and you’ll catch the Second International TECHstyle Art […]

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Time Warner Cable Donates $10,000

Boys and Girls Club

Canoga Park , CA — On September 17, the Boys & Girls Club of the West Valley received a $10,000 donation from Time Warner Cable to enhance their STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) programs for the new school year. The Robo Tech program will provide local youth the opportunity to work with Lego Mindstorms, […]

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Investment Broker Charged In Rash Of Smashed Windows

Slingshot Breaks Windows

BEVERLY HILLS, CA — A 58-year-old investment broker has been charged with smashing more than 75 windows in businesses and homes in Beverly Hills and along Ventura Boulevard over a six-month period, the District Attorney’s Office announced on Thursday, September 20. Michael Steven Poret was notified to appear for arraignment on September 28 in Beverly […]

October 1st, 2012 | Posted in Police News | Read More »

Cupid’s Hot Dogs Reopens Van Nuys Restaurant

VAN NUYS, CA — Cupid’s Hot Dogs, a San Fernando Valley institution since 1946, has reopened its Van Nuys restaurant at a brand new facility at the corner of Victory Avenue and Tyrone. The original Cupid’s Hot Dogs in Van Nuys opened at the exact same location in 1957, eventually closing 15 years ago. The […]

October 1st, 2012 | Posted in Local Business Profile,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Go Surfing & Simultaneously Help Disadvantaged Peruvian Children

Peruvian Surf

By Scott Thornburn, Professional Travel Writer LIMA, PERU The world-class breaks at Los Organos, Piura and Lobitos are finally seducing the Yankee short-board set out of California into the crisp Peruvian surf. The morning sun bursts off the rolling Pacific swells and warms the boarders sitting outside the break, waiting for the just-right roller. While […]

October 1st, 2012 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

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