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Hollywood at LACMA: When clothes are so much more than clothes

Hollywood at LACMA: When clothes are so much more than clothes

November 13, 2014

By Goldie Fields, Executive Editor Anyone who loves fashion, movies or the glamour and glitz of Hollywood will appreciate Hollywood Costume, an exciting...

Love your body?  Fashion show in Brentwood Sunday will say you should

Love your body? Fashion show in Brentwood Sunday will say you should

November 1, 2014

“A woman should be able to look great any size she is,” said Ms. Karen Halaszi, who owns the Karen Michelle Boutique on Robertson Boulevard. That’s...

SUMMER OF WAR: Hollywood, too, was divided

SUMMER OF WAR: Hollywood, too, was divided

September 18, 2014

Just as the war in Gaza had a polarizing effect on the world at large, so did it divide Hollywood.  While some celebritiestweeted solidarity with the pli...

A win for the Choirhawks on a night of harmony

A win for the Choirhawks on a night of harmony

June 15, 2014

YULA’s girls-only “Neima: Sing It Forward” competition used song to raise funds for Tomchei Shabbos By Tamar Willis, Editor-in-Chief The Choirhawks...

A day in the gardens is just a drive away

A day in the gardens is just a drive away

June 9, 2014

A sunny spring Sunday is the perfect time to catch up on your Netflix shows, right? Wrong. Instead, take the drive up to Huntington Museum and Botanical...

Drama puts dark twist on today’s technology

Drama puts dark twist on today’s technology

May 19, 2014

In an era of high-tech television and computers, it can be tough to connect to the real world. #disCONNECTED is this spring’s one-act drama produc...

Food, fun and fashion at the flea market

Food, fun and fashion at the flea market

March 16, 2014

If you’re interested in spiffing up your wardrobe, revamping your room or even just people-watching, then you might want to head to a flea market for...

Birthday for a dress: LACMA celebrates the ‘wrap’

Birthday for a dress: LACMA celebrates the ‘wrap’

March 9, 2014

Turning 40 is always a milestone, but for Diane von Furstenberg’s iconic wrap dress, four decades of unequaled fame in fashion is cause for celebration. In...

Computer art goes beyond four-cornered paper

Computer art goes beyond four-cornered paper

March 6, 2014

“All art is technological,” explains science teacher Dr. Jay Smallwood. Each period of art history, he explained, is influenced by the innovations...

Live-blog of the Oscars

Live-blog of the Oscars

March 2, 2014

9:00 PM: Hope you enjoyed the songs, jokes & fun of the 86th Oscars! Goodnight :) 8:58 PM: Well, that was my first time watching the Oscars all...

Five actors, 100 roles, 39 Steps

Five actors, 100 roles, 39 Steps

January 28, 2014

For its main fall production, Shalhevet’s drama department performed the 2006 Tony award-winning hit, The 39 Steps. The play, an adaptation of Alfred...

Photojournalism exhibit captures range of human experiences

Photojournalism exhibit captures range of human experiences

January 16, 2014

Some photos capture pure beauty, such as landscapes and water-filled caves, while others attempt to change the world by exposing the public to its flaws,...