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  • Becky Vinehout, stylist helps surgical patients

    Becky Vinehout, stylist helps surgical patients
    You can't miss Becky Vinehout's station at Focas Hair Salon in St. Charles. It's the one with the mannequin heads. All have prominent scars — but some have snazzy hairdos that camouflage the incisions. These are the props that help Vinehout, a...
  • Jon Hamm, dating-show reject? See it to believe it

    Jon Hamm, dating-show reject? See it to believe it
    Jon Hamm, floppy-haired dating-show contestant. It's not an upcoming role but rather one the "Mad Men" star already played, back in 1996. And hoo-boy, the hair! Bradley Cooper in "American Hustle" has nothing on this guy, if you trade the '70s for the...
  • Radiant orchid is the 'It' flower in beauty products

    Radiant orchid is the 'It' flower in beauty products
    Radiant Orchid, the trend color of 2014 as decreed by color specialist Pantone, has shown up all across the beauty spectrum. The flower is appearing literally — as the key ingredient in Clarins Blue Orchid Face Treatment Oil, for instance. Or it's...
  • Man dies after massage

    A 66-year-old man died Thursday after receiving a massage at a newly opened spa in Glendale, police said. The man was reportedly lying on his back while getting the massage at about 10:40 p.m. at the spa in the 500 block of East Broadway when he suddenly...
  • Stretch face-cleaning pads for savings

    Here's a tip for the ladies as we enter prom and wedding season and some of you embark on new beauty routines. A study last year by the financial website Mint.com found that the average woman will spend $15,000 on beauty products in her lifetime,...
  • 818 Roundup: Creature shop comes back to life; Man dies during massage; woman files suit

    818 Roundup: Creature shop comes back to life; Man dies during massage; woman files suit
    Good morning readers! Today is Monday, April 7. Rub the weekend out of your eyes, and check out these headlines around the area:  A 66-year-old man died Thursday after receiving a massage at a newly opened spa in Glendale, police said. The man was...
  • Former Glendale councilman sentenced to one year in Los Angeles County jail

    Former Glendale councilman sentenced to one year in Los Angeles County jail
    Former Councilman John Drayman was shaking as he was handcuffed in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom Monday morning after he was sentenced to one year in Los Angeles County jail. PHOTOS: Former Glendale Community Councilman John Drayman sentenced...
  • The fantastical facial hair of 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'

    The fantastical facial hair of 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'
    As with Wes Anderson’s previous movies, there isn’t a detail overlooked or a hair out of place in “The Grand Budapest Hotel” -- no mean feat given the myriad mustaches and bumper crop of beards that careen across the screen (no...
  • Identity, cause of death still pending for man who died after massage

    Los Angeles County Coroner’s officials said Monday that the 66-year-old man who died last week during a massage at a Glendale spa still wasn't identified and the cause of death remains pending. The man died Thursday while receiving a massage at...
  • Former official at La Jolla synagogue admits theft

    SAN DIEGO - The former executive director of Congregation Beth El synagogue in La Jolla has pleaded guilty to embezzling $394,872 from the synagogue over five years, federal prosecutors said Monday. Eric Levine, 36, had control of the synagogue's bank...
  • New cruise-like passenger ferry to connect Maine and Nova Scotia

    New cruise-like passenger ferry to connect Maine and Nova Scotia
    A new passenger ferry will begin plying the Atlantic Ocean route next month between Maine and Nova Scotia, offering passengers a cruise-like experience. Just in time for the long-awaited arrival of warmer weather, the Nova Star will begin linking...