Annie Awards presented tonight
GLENDALE -- The 30th annual Annie Awards Show, honoring
outstanding animation, are at the Alex Theatre tonight.
Presented by The International Animated Film Society, the event
includes presenters Roy E. Disney, the chairman of Walt Disney
Feature Animation and June Foray, legendary voice actress for Rocky
the Flying Squirrel and many others.
Tickets to the black tie event are $35 to $50, and are available
at the door.
A reception starts at 5 p.m. tonight and the show begins at 7 p.m.
at the Alex Theatre, 216 N. Brand Blvd.
More information is available at www.asifa-hollywood.org or by
Resident reaches ‘Idol’ semi-finals
BURBANK -- J.D. Adams will perform on Fox TV’s “American Idol” on
The 20-year-old Burbank resident performed with the Burbank High
School choir and is a music student at Glendale Community College.
He was picked from 70,000 people who auditioned nationwide, and is
among the 32 semi-finalists performing this week.
Winners are picked by home viewers who can cast their votes by
calling a toll-free phone number.
Adams will sing on the show at 8 p.m. Tuesday on FOX-TV Channel
Thieves hit mall lingerie shop -- briefly
MEDIA CITY CENTER -- Police are searching for someone who walked
into the Victoria’s Secret in the mall and swiped about 50 pairs of
women’s thong underwear from a display table.
The incident occurred about 7 p.m. Thursday. A store manager
noticed the table looked disheveled and realized the underwear was
missing, Police Sgt. John Dilibert said.
The total loss in thongs was about $1,000.