| May 23, 2011
Creative bicycles, long a favorite subject of student industrial design contests, are busting out of art college and onto the streets. This year, there's been an explosion of creative frame designs across the cycling spectrum — road, mountain,...
| Oct 26, 2010
| 3:17 PM
PASADENA, Calif. (KTLA) -- Food Network Chef Paula Deen has been named grand marshal of the 2011 Tournament of Roses.
Deen will preside over the 122nd Rose Parade on Jan. 1, with its theme of "Building Dreams, Friendships & Memories."
| Dec 9, 2010
A memorial service for Sri Daya Mata, the longtime leader of the Self-Realization Fellowship, will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, 300 E. Green St., Pasadena.
Daya Mata died of natural causes Nov. 30 at a nuns' retreat...
| Dec 5, 2010
You've got the outfit. You're set on accessories. But you're strapped for time as you rush from work to party, maybe going from Los Feliz to Santa Monica (or Long Beach to Pasadena or any of our other geographic challenges) with no time to stop by home to...
| Nov 14, 2010
Every pocket of affluence in this country seems to have one stellar independent designer boutique, and in Newport Beach it's A'Maree's.
Over the last 35 years, the family-owned business has grown into an international fashion force, showcasing cutting-...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:16 PM
There's not much to say, really, about "Strangers Online" unless you take schadenfreude-inspired joy in cheaply made (and even more cheaply thought out) video dreck.
It's the story of a stud Internet radio DJ (Noel Palomaria) with Cinemax-worthy girl...
| Jan 29, 2011
Words & Ideas
Compiled by Grace Krilanovich.
Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller: The legendary songwriting duo will present and sign their recent autobiography, "Hound Dog." Every Picture Tells a Story, 1333 Montana Ave., Santa Monica. 6 p.m. Free....
| Dec 9, 2010
There will be no peeking. No snitching. No playing with the Christmas ornaments.
There will be no opening presents early. No staying up late waiting for Santa. And definitely no peeing of one's name in the snow.
No, it isn't fair. That's just the way it...
| Nov 21, 2010
High in his ridgeline home, sitting on a porch that feels like a ledge, Gerard Way peered through cigarette smoke and the late-afternoon Pasadena haze as he searched his memory for the moment when his band, My Chemical Romance, shed its skin. "I think,"...
| Jan 30, 2011
On a recent weekday morning John Lydon was riding passenger side on Venice Boulevard toward downtown L.A., and the day seemed full of possibility. "I don't get out much, so I'm thinking, 'What can I go buy?'" he wondered. "Usually it's plumbing...
| Dec 22, 2010
Still searching for that perfect gift for your brother-in-law or a persnickety client? Coffee-table books might fit the bill, what with that suitable heft and an undeniable quotient of cool. Here we offer a few last-minute selections for those gaps on...