| Nov 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: David Wilstein, 86, is founder and president of Realtech Construction Co., one of Los Angeles' oldest and largest commercial real estate development firms. Since its founding in 1976, he has overseen more than 100 projects, including high-rise...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Of the many trends invented by the travel industry to pry dollars from our wallets — hello, staycation! — one of the most popular in recent years has been the "babymoon."
Unlike a honeymoon, which, of course, happens just after the wedding,...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Governor Jerry Brown has appointed Hollywood labor leader Thomas Davis and PR exec Michael Nyman to the California Film Commission.
Davis, 56, is the third international VP of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Executive Board and...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Actress Elizabeth Pena, who co-starred in "Jacob's Ladder" and "La Bamba," died Oct. 14 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, according to her nephew, Latino Review writer Mario-Francisco Robles. She was 55.
Born in Elizabeth, N.J., and raised...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 3:49 PM
Kaiser Permanente was the only HMO to earn a top four-star rating for providing recommended care, according to California's latest report card on insurers and medical groups.
The scores issued Wednesday focus on California's 10 largest HMOs, the six...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Amanda Bynes' stay at a Pasadena hospital has reportedly been extended by two weeks, following an initial 72-hour psychiatric hold that began Friday.
Word of the 14-day extension was confirmed Monday to outlets including ABC News, E! News and Us...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:39 PM
UC Irvine announced Wednesday that it had been awarded an $8-million grant to establish one of six centers around the country tasked with creating a database of brain cell activity, expected to help develop treatment for a number of diseases.
| Oct 7, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Louie Rodriguez loved Hollywood’s music scene.
Last month, weeks after heart surgery, the disabled Navy veteran rode his motorized scooter with his loyal dog Hopper to attend the seventh annual Sunset Strip Music Festival in West Hollywood....
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Ashton Kutcher revealed the name of his and Mila Kunis' days-old baby girl on his website Thursday, and he even included a picture of the newborn.
Kind of. Maybe.
"Mila and I would like to welcome Wyatt Isabelle Kutcher to the world," he said. " May...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher welcomed a baby girl on Tuesday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. And we can't wait to welcome the new mom back to the red carpet.
Kunis, 31, has been lighting up screens big and small since she started...
| Oct 3, 2014
If we are to believe Bob Zmuda, and why not, since to believe him makes for more fun than not, then the comic Andy Kaufman did not die of cancer at the age of 35 at 6:20 p.m. on May 16, 1984, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
If we are to...