| Mar 23, 2010
Cherie DeCastro, the last surviving member of the DeCastro Sisters, the Latin singing trio that was a part of television history in Los Angeles, has died. She was 87.
DeCastro died March 14 of pneumonia at Valley Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas,...
| Mar 6, 2010
Tennis great Pete Sampras and his wife, actress Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, have listed their newly built compound in Lake Sherwood for $25 million.
FOR THE RECORD:
Hot Property: The March 6 Hot Property column, which reported that...
| Dec 28, 2008
Pop music and jazz figures
Bob Popescu, 77; co-owner of Catalina Bar & Grill, turned the Los Angeles club into one of the top jazz venues in the country (Jan. 5)
Ken Nelson, 84; longtime Capitol Records talent scout had an ear for country music (Jan. 6)...
| Aug 1, 2008
Conceptually sophisticated and visually smashing, the installation design that artist Jorge Pardo conceived and executed for the impressive Pre-Columbian collection at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art was unveiled to the public Sunday. Unlike anything...
| Jun 15, 2008
4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
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Taking place over one harrowing weekend in '80s Bucharest, "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days" follows a frazzled woman trying to secure an illegal abortion for her university roommate. Aside from the...
| Feb 3, 2008
This evening, millions will tune in to a world-famous spectacle involving carefully choreographed moves, intense competition and fanatical spectators. Viewers will largely put aside their complaints that it has lost its authenticity and become beholden to...