| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:20 AM
First published on Oct. 30, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
Set an out-of-towner loose to roam the Los Angeles area between West Hollywood and Koreatown, and what can you expect? A food-truck overdose, perhaps. Or the bold suggestion that we...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 8:01 PM
As a part of the Burbank Public Library's continuing “Meet the Author” program, the library this past week gave Burbankers the opportunity to spend an evening with legendary nightclub owner and filmmaker Fred Weintraub.
Staged by Library...
| Jun 18, 2012
As a jazz fan, you really have to savor the select moments of the Playboy Jazz Festival, which began its 34th installment Saturday at its longtime home, the Hollywood Bowl.
Because as a stand-alone, multi-day barometer of the state of the music, the...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:05 AM
This is no laughing matter.
Comedian Bill Cosby has, once again, found himself on the receiving end of a celebrity death hoax.
The funnyman became quite the trending topic on Monday when a "R.I.P Bill Cosby" page popped up on Facebook.
| Jun 29, 2012
| 12:48 PM
"Hey, hey, hey!" The classic Bill Cosby-inspired animated show is available in its entirety, with Cosby's memories of his own childhood turned into the misadventures of a Philadelphia group of young friends.
While there's plenty of humor, much of it...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:33 AM
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band has been around so long that the group once opened for Jack Benny.
The band also did tours with The Doors and Bill Cosby.
What else? “We actually did a show with Blue Oyster Cult,” said band member Jimmie Fadden....
| Nov 5, 2011
| 4:01 PM
Andy Rooney, CBS News' longtime resident curmudgeon whose whimsical and acerbic essays on "60 Minutes" turned the rumpled writer into an unlikely — and reluctant — TV celebrity, died Friday night, only weeks after retiring from the show. He...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Forget Everybody Loves Raymond. Everybody loves Tim Tebow, even Bill Huxtable Cosby. Bill Cosby made a short promotional video in light of his upcoming performance in Denver next March and gave the Denver Broncos' controversial quarterback a huge shout...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 4:35 PM
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech is among 25 recordings selected for the 2012 Grammy Hall of Fame. Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the U.S.A." and the Rolling Stones' "Exile on Main St." also are among the new Grammy Hall of Fame...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Pacific Standard Time will explore the origins of the Los Angeles art world through museum exhibitions throughout Southern California over the next six months. Times art reviewer Sharon Mizota has set the goal of seeing all of them. This is......
| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:35 PM
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| Nov 3, 2011
| 9:36 PM
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