| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: What does your group do?
As an independent body since 1976, the Broward County Crime Commission assesses and evaluates crime (and social issues that can matriculate into crime) in Broward County and South Florida and works with the criminal...
| Sep 22, 2014
Among the many villains in the new Fox series “Gotham,” actor Robin Lord Taylor's Oswald Cobblepot might stand out as […]...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:05 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Restaurateur Dan Tana credits a rave review in the Los Angeles Times 48 years ago with the success of the eatery in West Hollywood that bears his name -- and is about to celebrate its 50th year. But the ebullient 81-year-old,...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Thom Andersen's beautiful, mordant 2003 cine-essay, "Los Angeles Plays Itself," screens at the Music Box Theatre for one night next week, Wednesday. It's finally coming to cable and home-viewing formats at the end of the month, 11 long years after its...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Before Internet dating and after phone numbers on public bathroom walls (just kidding), there were personal ads in newspapers. It was 1999, and my best girlfriend bet me that I could meet the love of my life with a personal ad in LA Weekly.
I said no....
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
There's a scene late in Bill Murray's new dramatic comedy "St. Vincent" — so late, in fact, the credits are already rolling — that is seemingly innocuous, yet tells you a lot about Murray and this performance, and in fact Murray as a...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:51 PM
The Morning Call recently published a number of pieces about climate change and carbon taxes or other means of reducing U.S. carbon dioxide emissions.
Raymond C. Ventrone's Aug. 1 Your View correctly points out the negative impacts the Environmental...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 1:00 PM
On Thursday, two Lakers executives took part in the ALS ice bucket challenge.
General Manager Mitch Kupchak, nominated by Dodgers chief executive Stan Kasten, got doused with a bucket of ice water to help raise awareness and donations to help fight...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:03 PM
La popular actriz y cantante cubano-venezolana María Conchita Alonso, quien protagonizó su primera película de Hollywood junto a Robin Williams, dijo que la muerte del famoso actor ha sido un hecho "lamentable, pero no sorpresivo", ya que se sabía de su...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
It was "Dead Poets Society" that did it. That was the movie that pushed me over the edge from casual moviegoer to full-blown film junkie, the one that sent me back to the video store night after night looking for my next fix, desperate to discover other...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:50 AM
In the early days of the tourist boom that now has the city awash in bus-boat-foot tours, clogging the summer sidewalks, streets and river, I remember a "guide" on one of the boat tours who had, shall we say, a unique take on our town.
He would point to...