| Sep 15, 2011
| 10:47 PM
Get those tastebuds ready — the Taste of Newport is back in town.
Now in its 23rd year, the annual food, beverage and music fest features more than 30 participating restaurants and 15 wineries.
Live entertainment is included in the admission fee....
| Sep 16, 2011
The 23rd Annual Taste of Newport will kick off on Friday, September 16th to celebrate the community and another great Newport Beach summer. Southern California's premier food, drink and music festival will take place at Newport Center Drive at Fashion...
| Sep 27, 2011
The nominations for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012 were announced today.
The nominees are: Beastie Boys The Cure Donovan Eric B. & Rakim Guns 'N Roses Heart Joan Jett and The Blackhearts Freddie King Laura Nyro...
| Oct 23, 2011
The students arrived one by one to Glendale’s First United Methodist Church Thursday, where conductor Matt Catingub greeted them from a piano bench in the fellowship hall. It was the last round of auditions for the Glendale Pops Orchestra’s...
| Aug 15, 2012
(originally published March 15, 2010)
No, Kristen Stewart did not actually urinate on a guitar while playing Joan Jett in “The Runaways.” It just looks like it in the movie.
She did, however, sing and play guitar, and she does a pretty...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 3:23 PM
LONG BEACH, Calif. (KTLA) -- The engines are revving in Long Beach, where this weekend's Toyota Grand Prix is in full swing!
The gates opened at 7 a.m. on Friday despite a quick rain storm that drenched much of Southern California.
| Sep 15, 2010
| 6:07 AM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
Those free tickets for Virgin Mobile FreeFest given away in July disappeared faster than the Jets' offense.
But nutty billionaire Richard Branson is still feeling magnanimous. Turns out the folks at FreeFest held on to...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 12:59 PM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
Virgin Mobile FreeFest line-up:
noon-12:45 p.m. - Brite Lite Brite 1:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m. - Jimmy Eat World 3 p.m.-4 p.m. - Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros 4 p.m.-4:30 p.m. - High tea toast with Jeremiah...
| Mar 19, 2010
The problem with "The Runaways," a street-level snapshot of the creation of the groundbreaking '70s all-girl rock band, is that they went with the wrong girl.
Instead of training the lens on the Runaways' artistic rebel who hung around and became legend,...
| Oct 15, 2008
THE EVENINGS are a little nippier (despite the Santa Anas), the holidays are around the corner, and meeting up with friends for a good brew is a brilliant idea. Fortunately, a smattering of bars and wine bars have opened that are ideal meet-up spots, with...
| Nov 16, 2008
Gray can be a sumptuous swath of fog when it takes the form of a cashmere shawl. But gray as a nail color? There the associations tend toward "Uh-oh -- those chilly hands are losing circulation."
This season, though, gray nails are one of beauty's...