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  • Friday's TV Highlights: The ALMAs salute Latinos in the arts

     
    EMCEES: George Lopez and Eva Longoria Parker host 'The 2009 ALMA Awards' at 8 p.m. on ABC. SERIES Guiding Light: This long, long, long-running soap opera exits the airwaves after 70-plus years on radio and television (2 p.m. CBS). Bump!......
  • Israel gets a punch in the schnoz from Toronto Film Fest protesters

     
    Whether you're a film festival director, a college president or a secretary of state, you know that you've landed in Media Hell when Noam Chomsky, Jane Fonda and Harry Belafonte start signing open letters complaining about your policies. Artists and......
  • Artist and academic Joseph Lewis III named dean of UC Irvine's School of the Arts

     
    Joseph Lewis III, a former chair of Cal State Northridge's art department who also supervised public art projects for L.A.'s Cultural Affairs Department, was named Thursday as dean of UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts. Lewis, 56, will......
  • Ernie Barnes dies at 70; pro football player, successful painter

    Ernie Barnes dies at 70; pro football player, successful painter
    Ernie Barnes, a former professional football player who became a successful figurative painter, known for depictions of athletes and ordinary people whose muscled, elongated forms express physical and spiritual struggles, died Monday at Cedars-Sinai...
  • Jimmie Rodgers: A voice that carried

    Jimmie Rodgers: A voice that carried
    Bear Family Records' remarkable new release, "Let Me Be Your Sidetrack: The Influence of Jimmie Rodgers," makes a persuasive argument that Rodgers is one of the most important figures in the history of country music. According to the liner notes for...
  • Remembering Heston the maverick

    Remembering Heston the maverick
    CHARLTON Heston, who died Saturday, was a political individualist in a town that values conformity far more than it likes to admit. This week, Hollywood activists across the political spectrum recalled the Academy Award-winning actor as an independent...
  • A conversation with Rev. Jesse Jackson

    For nearly half a century, Rev. Jesse Jackson has ranked as America's most ubiquitous civil rights crusader, working alongside Rev.. Martin Luther King Jr., founding Operation PUSH, demanding equality from corporate America and twice making credible...
  • 'Flame of hope burning bright'

    Q: It seems there is a shift going on within the civil rights movement away from the old-guard groups such as the NAACP and Operation PUSH and toward blogs and Internet-based groups. Would you agree? A: No. New technology does not change the land-based...
  • "Palace Council,' by Stephen L. Carter

    It's no surprise that in "Palace Council," the third of Stephen L. Carter's fables about black America's upper crust, success depends not on what you know but whom. With the right connections—along with the right bloodlines and education—a...
  • Nina Blanchard dies at 81; founder of top L.A. modeling agency

    Nina Blanchard dies at 81; founder of top L.A. modeling agency
    Nina Blanchard, the founder of an internationally known Hollywood modeling agency whose roster included Cheryl Tiegs and other top models, has died. She was 81. Blanchard died of cardiac arrest Sunday at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank,...
  • Behind the scene of a pop miracle

    Early in "the session," the 45 artists began singing the chorus: We are the world We are the children We are the ones who make a brighter day So, let's start giving. . . . And to their horror, many of the men discovered that the key was far too...
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  • Seed Furniture: Reeve Schley's new bar carts, dressers, cabinets

    Seed Furniture: Reeve Schley's new bar carts, dressers, cabinets
    When Reeve Schley launched his online company, Seed Furniture, four months ago he hoped people would go for pieces he calls “modular, customizable and re-purposable.” His nursery chest, for instance, has whimsical puzzle-piece-shaped doors...
  • Hong Kong cafes: Six ways to stay up late in San Gabriel Valley

    Hong Kong cafes: Six ways to stay up late in San Gabriel Valley
    While the San Gabriel Valley isn’t exactly the most ideal place for partying in Los Angeles, you can count on it for some cheap late-night grub when the post-clubbing crowd files in after a long night. Billed as Hong Kong cafes, these late-night...
  • Memorial Recreation Center to change its name to honor Robert Johnson

    Memorial Recreation Center to change its name to honor Robert Johnson
    The Board of Directors at Memorial Recreation Center invites the community to a rededication ceremony Saturday, June 15, from 2 to 4 p.m. The building will be renamed the Robert W. Johnson Community Center in honor of Johnson and his contributions to...
  • Construction set to start on major development in Roanoke

    Construction set to start on major development in Roanoke
    Developers say a new project in the city of Roanoke will transform a 22-acre site between Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and downtown. Friday morning, they came together with community leaders to break ground on "The Bridges." The first phase...
  • Parking, street closing information for Blue Ridge Marathon in Roanoke

    Parking, street closing information for Blue Ridge Marathon in Roanoke
    Several streets will be closed Saturday in Roanoke because of the Blue Ridge Marathon. The street closures go into effect at 6 a.m. Saturday, and will be in place until 4 p.m. Saturday. All city parking garages will be open and accessible. Detours...
  • Recipe: Haroset, apple and matzo kugel

    Recipe: <i>Haroset</i>, apple and matzo kugel
      Total time: 1 hour, 10 minutes Servings: 6 Note: Silan, which is sometimes labeled date syrup or date molasses, can be purchased at kosher or Middle Eastern markets. 3 matzos 1 cup water 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons (3 ounces) butter or...
  • Jonathan Gold | Restaurant review: On the M.A.K.E. for raw vegan cuisine

    Jonathan Gold | Restaurant review: On the M.A.K.E. for raw vegan cuisine
    If you are the kind of diner who gets hung up on first impressions, M.A.K.E., Matthew Kenney's raw-vegan restaurant in Santa Monica Place, may not be for you. It is not just on the dining deck but actually in the mall's food court, so to get to it you...
  • Recipe: Apple date honey cake

    Recipe: Apple date honey cake
      Total time: 1 hour, 45 minutes, plus cooling time for the cake Servings: 9 to 12 Note: This cake contains no dairy products and thus is suitable for a kosher meal that includes meat. If you're serving the cake on another occasion, you can serve it...
  • Marion Cunningham dies at 90; icon of American cooking

    Marion Cunningham's crusade to preserve the nightly supper hour came of her concern that without it children would never learn table manners or the give and take of dinner conversation. Not only that, she worried that such traditional American dishes as...
  • Charles Huggins dies at 87; longtime head of See's Candies

    Charles Huggins dies at 87; longtime head of See's Candies
    Before Charles N. Huggins began working at See's Candies in 1951 as a manager in the company's packing department in San Francisco, his favorite candies were black licorice and, thanks to his World War II service as a paratrooper, Hershey's chocolate....
  • Versatile haroset isn't just for Passover

    Versatile <i>haroset</i> isn't just for Passover
    Haroset, a blend of fruit, nuts and wine, is probably the most popular food of the eight-day holiday of Passover, which begins on Monday night. For the Seder, the feast commemorating the exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt, haroset is spooned onto the...