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THEATRE REVIEW #87 – P.L.A.Y Noir

Full Cast for The Zone Rangers

“ ‘P.L.A.Y Noir’ Is Four Magnificent Stylized Shorts Worth Watching!” Written By Lorenzo Marchessi The Actor’s Workout Studios in North Hollywood has the real privilege of showing Punk Monkey’s production of four short plays with more style and panache then most of the shows out there. You will be in for a night that will […]

April 26th, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

The Brandenburg Gate, Beer, Bangers and The Berlin Wall

Visit Berlin

By George Christopher Thomas, Travel Writer BERLIN, GERMANY – We flew into Berlin at night, out of the East Midlands in the UK.  The flight was just under two hours, and was really quite pleasant. We were about to spend five days in this historic German capital.  I figured that would be enough time to […]

April 25th, 2013 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

Three Suspects Arrested for Killing Handball Player

SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA — On Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at 3:55 p.m., patrol officers from West Valley Division responded to a radio call of an “Ambulance Cutting” on the grounds of Cleveland High School located in the 8100 block of Vanalden Avenue in Northridge.  Responding officers located the victim, 18-year-old Kevin Orellano of Reseda, […]

April 25th, 2013 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

The London Eye, Lamb For Lunch & A Pub Crawl In Knightsbridge

Visit London

By George Christopher Thomas, Travel Writer LONDON, ENGLAND — I started to listen to The Clash a few weeks before my big trip to England.  London was calling, and our hotel was just a few tube stops away from the Thames, so for at least several days in a row, I too could say… “I […]

April 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Destination of the Week,Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

MOVIE REVIEW # 76 – Oblivion

Oblivion 2013 Tom Cruise

IN REVIEW: “Tom Cruise Saves Earth From Himself In “Oblivion!” Written by Lorenzo Marchessi Director Joseph Kosinski (Tron: Legacy) chose to take a very operatic approach to this story which is based on a comic book written by Kosinski and Arvid Neslon and a screenplay adapted again by Kosinski, Karl Gajdusek (Tresspass, Dead Like Me) […]

April 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Clam Chowder, Bay Cruises & Delirious Fun In San Francisco

Visit San Francisco

By George Christopher Thomas, Travel Writer SAN FRANCISCO, CA — If you’re going to San Francisco, be sure to wear a flower in your hair.  So says Scott Mackenzie, but there is something about that city that makes you want to throw up a peace sign and listen to some Grateful Dead.  I love San […]

April 22nd, 2013 | Posted in Destination of the Week,Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

Enjoy Civilized Adventure At San Diego’s Finest Beach Resort Paradise

Visit San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA — The Catamaran Hotel, Resort and Spa in San Diego is the place to be on Mission Bay.  If you want to relax and just watch the sailboats cruise by after a nice full body massage, that is totally understandable.  However, if you were into kayaking, boat cruises, sailing, surfing, water skiing, […]

April 20th, 2013 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

Man Shot on Sidewalk In Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, CA — Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) West Bureau Homicide Detectives are asking for the public’s help in providing any information that would lead to the arrest of the suspect responsible for the shooting death of Kallen Mahone. On Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at around 1:15 a.m., LAPD Olympic Division uniformed officers responded […]

April 19th, 2013 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

Op-Ed Piece By LAPD Chief Charlie Beck

Every day when Los Angeles Police officers pin on their badges and prepare to protect and to serve, they’re reminded of what they learned as Academy recruits: a reverence for human life.  Los Angeles Police Department officers are never trained to “shoot to kill,” only to stop a deadly threat in order to keep the […]

April 19th, 2013 | Posted in Opinions and Editorial | Read More »

46-Year-Old Missing Adult

LAPD Missing Person

LOS ANGELES, CA — The family of Alesia Parker and the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public’s help in finding her. Parker was last seen on April 9, 2013 around 1:00 a.m., at 45th Street and Western Avenue in Los Angeles. She was last seen entering a silver […]

April 19th, 2013 | Posted in Van Nuys News | Read More »

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