| Feb 3, 2012
| 3:14 PM
Meet another member of South Florida's many-sided faith community. This week we're talking with the Rev. Dwayne Black, spiritual leader at Second Presbyterian Church of Fort Lauderdale.
Q: This church has been through some hard times. What do you plan to...
| Jul 15, 2007
HERMèS is being all hush-hush about it, but there was Cameron Silver, owner of L.A.'s famed vintage emporium Decades, flashing the coolest of man bags around the Paris men's shows earlier this month.
And it turns out he'd designed the bag himself.
| Nov 27, 2008
John Michael Hayes, a two-time Academy Award-nominated screenwriter best known for his collaboration with Alfred Hitchcock on four films, including "Rear Window" and "To Catch a Thief," has died. He was 89.
Hayes, who taught screenwriting at Dartmouth...
| Apr 4, 2010
As the successful head of two distinctly different Burbank business enterprises, Joan Castle Joseff achieved two equally distinct reputations.
As president of Joseff Precision Metal Products -- it primarily makes aircraft and missile parts -- she was...
| Oct 31, 2009
You have only to hear the voice to recognize who owns those pipes: talk-show host Michael Jackson, the original issue, with more than half a century on the radio. During the BL era -- Before Limbaugh -- he reached millions of ears on several continents...
| Jun 16, 2007
ADMITTEDLY, there's something uncanny about the publication of "The Diana Chronicles," Tina Brown's book about the princess of Wales, just as America's own blond headline-grabber, Paris Hilton, was making her way (back) to jail. It makes it too tempting...
| Jul 11, 2008
A young, muscled man named Edgar is flat on his back under a tree, clad only in camouflage-print underwear. The sun is well above the apartment buildings of West Hollywood.
Shawn, a friend, wakes Edgar with a gentle kick. He explains, when it's clear...
| Oct 11, 2008
Huntington plant sale:
Staff and volunteers will answer questions about plant selection and care, soil improvement, pruning and dividing, lawn care and pest problems at the Huntington Botanical Gardens' annual event. 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m....
| Dec 23, 2009
Gary Cooper. Alone. On the dusty main drag of some two-bit Western town. The clock tells us it's "High Noon" and Tex Ritter is singing:
If I'm a man I must be brave
And I must face that deadly killer
Or lie a coward, a craven coward,
Or lie a coward...
| Sep 29, 2009
The Champagne Bar at the Hotel Bel-Air is dark as a lair. Ice clinks as men and women on caramel-colored leather chairs and forest-green couches imbibe, converse and laugh. A roaring fire blasts light and warmth, which is welcome, despite the heat of a...
| Dec 3, 2009
Designer Brogan Lane has listed her 1924 Spanish-style boutique hotel and rental property in Hollywood at $1,098,100.
Villa Delle Stelle, meaning the House of the Stars, has five themed residential quarters in about 4,400 square feet.
| Jan 17, 2010
| 4:32 PM
The founder of My Mom, the Style Icon, a blog thatâ€™s dedicated to retro fashions and the everyday women wearing them, recently signed on with Chronicle Books. The book is slated to be published in 2011. The New Yorkerâ€™s website......