| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:07 AM
The real estate agents to the stars and the power brokers who put the deals together recall their most memorable realty moments. The agents were selected by the sheer number of columns in which they have been mentioned.
Stephen Shapiro, Westside...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 5:20 PM
In what had promised to be the Los Angeles Philharmonic's most ambitious project of the fall and the launch of its new in/SIGHT series of collaborations with video artists, Esa-Pekka Salonen was to have led Berlioz's wondrous, large-scale choral...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 1:41 PM
There are many great things about Halloween, and one of them is that we suddenly get lots of classic horror movies turning up on TV and on the big screens.
I love a good horror flick as much as anybody. Heck, I even like the bad ones.
That's why I'...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Geoffrey Holder, the Tony-winning director and costume designer from Trinidad who brought an exuberant style to his work in dance, theater, movies and even a series of soft drink commercials, died of complications of pneumonia Sunday at a New York...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:53 PM
The 1960s was a decade known for an explosion of pop art and pop music that we're still enjoying generations later. The decade also brought many classic films that have stood the test of time.
The Allentown Art Museum is hosting exhibits of pop art by...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 9:40 AM
WINDSOR LOCKS - Several classes are still open for enrollment at Windsor Locks Adult & Continuing Education which serves those who live or work in Windsor Locks & East Granby. Residents from other towns are also welcome. Classes are held at Windsor...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Skip E. Lowe, who hosted a public access cable show about Hollywood and inspired Martin Short's character Jiminy Glick, died Monday in Hollywood. He was 85 and had been suffering from emphysema and other respiratory ailments.
"Skip E. Lowe Looks at...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 11:07 AM
The American Cinematheque and Art Directors Guild Film Society series, "Setting the Scene," continues Sunday at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica with a screening of Orson Welles' 1958 film noir masterpiece, "Touch of Evil."
Besides screening the...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Perhaps coach Adam Levine of "The Voice" got tired of being "the landlord." At any rate, the Maroon 5 frontman has sold his Hollywood Hills home for $3.55 million in an off-market deal.
The remodeled Midcentury Modern-style home sits on a half-acre...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The old man crouches over a Steinway in the hotel lobby, a lifetime of musical mementos stacked above the keyboard — photographs, news clippings, old albums and CDs for sale.
Joe Vento is a gray-haired showman, a gregarious self-promoter who's...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Janet Leigh’s shower is for sale. No, not the one in which the actress was killed in “Psycho,” but the one in her former home in Beverly Crest.
The shower is part of 4.5 bathrooms, four bedrooms and 4,400 square feet of remodeled...