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  • Farmers Market News: Harry Nicholas turns sweet 90

    Farmers Market News: Harry Nicholas turns sweet 90
    Harry Nicholas, who celebrates his 90th birthday Saturday, drives round-trip twice a week from southeast of Fresno to Los Angeles area farmers markets, where he is likely the oldest farmer to participate actively. As if that weren't enough, he's got the...
  • Farmers Markets: Indigo Rose tomato, a dark beauty

    Farmers Markets: Indigo Rose tomato, a dark beauty
    Of the dozen tomato varieties displayed at Vang Thao's stand last Saturday, one, with purplish black skin over a flaming orange ground color, stood out spectacularly. It's a new variety, Indigo Rose, pigmented by anthocyanins, the same compounds...
  • Veronique Peck dies at 80; Gregory Peck's widow was L.A. philanthropist

    Veronique Peck dies at 80; Gregory Peck's widow was L.A. philanthropist
    French-born Veronique Peck, who was the widow of actor Gregory Peck and an ardent supporter of civic and cultural causes in her adopted country, died Friday of heart failure at her Los Angeles home, her family said. She was 80. As a young journalist,...
  • PASSINGS: Ron Palillo, Al Freeman Jr., James M. Naughton

    PASSINGS: Ron Palillo, Al Freeman Jr., James M. Naughton
    Ron Palillo Actor played Arnold Horshack on 'Kotter' Ron Palillo, 63, an actor whose signature role was Arnold Horshack in the 1970s TV sitcom "Welcome Back, Kotter," died Tuesday of a heart attack in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., said his agent, Jackie...
  • PASSINGS: Yvette Wilson, Margie Hyams

    PASSINGS: Yvette Wilson, Margie Hyams
    Yvette Wilson Actress on 'Moesha,' 'The Parkers' Yvette Wilson, 48, a stand-up comedian and actress best known for her roles on the TV sitcom "Moesha" and its spinoff, "The Parkers," died Thursday after a battle with cervical cancer. Wilson's friend...
  • A day of reckoning for Lance Armstrong's fans

    A day of reckoning for Lance Armstrong's fans
    Tim Loranger is a Los Angeles aviation attorney who was deeply moved by Lance Armstrong's story of beating cancer. The former Marine wears the Armstrong yellow wristband, races in an Armstrong hat and has raised thousands of dollars for Armstrong's cancer...
  • Half-restored 72-foot ship to remain in Newport neighborhood

     
    A Newport Beach shipbuilder has reached a compromise with city officials that probably will allow him to continue restoring a 72-foot wooden sailboat that has been parked in a side yard of his home for six years. The compromise, which......
  • Beastie Boy Adam Yauch was also a force in film world

     
    In the last years of his life, Beastie Boy Adam Yauch focused his artistic attention on the world of film, as co-founder of Oscilloscope Pictures....
  • 92-year-old woman who sold 'death kits' receives probation, fine

     
    A 92-year-old El Cajon woman who sold "death kits" to help people commit suicide was sentenced Monday to five years probation and a $1,000 fine after pleading guilty to failing to pay income tax on her profits....
  • Beastie Boys' sampling in 'Paul's Boutique' again in spotlight

     
    Last week TufAmerica, Inc., which administers the rights to the recordings of Washington, D.C. go-go band Trouble Funk's catalog, filed lawsuit in federal court accusing the Beastie Boys of sampling without permission the group's 1982 funk classics, "Drop...
  • Editor’s Letter—May 2012

     
    This month, it's design of the times, as we report from the trenches of architecture, interiors, cars and Hollywood...