Lucy’s El Adobe Cafe Heirs in Legal Battle

LOS ANGELES–The daughter of the late founders of the Hollywood landmark Lucy’s El Adobe Cafe alleges in court papers that her brother used their mother’s diminishing health and mental state to convince her to...

[KEEN TO BE GREEN] Sharing the Bounty

I moved to Southern California from the UK almost 20 years ago now, and I am still awed every time I pass a tree laden with lemons, oranges or juicy figs. We are blessed...

[SENIOR MOMENTS] Learning to Use Help

“Getting old is not for sissies,” said Bette Davis. As we age, we can’t just sit in the rocking chair watching the world go by. New habits, new thinking, and new ways of purposeful...

[STREET LEVEL] Should the LAPD Use Drones?

The Los Angeles Police Dept. (LAPD) recently proposed the use of small drones for use in incidents like hostage situations, bomb scares and active shootings. The police have said they would get a search...

September Community Meetings

Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council   Sustainability Committee September 12th at 6:30 p.m. Los Angeles Tennis Club 5851 Clinton St.   Governing Board September 13th at 7 p.m. Ebell of Los Angeles, Dining Room 743 S...

Immaculate Heart Alumna Wins National Diving Title

COLUMBUS, OH—Olivia Rosendahl, a junior at Northwestern University and an alumna of Immaculate Heart High School, won the senior women’s 10-meter platform title in August at the USA Diving National Championships. During the August...

[OUT AND ABOUT] September 2017

ART   Japanese Painting: A Walk In Nature European art typically portrays the woods as a place of danger, full of beasts and thieves. In Japanese art, the natural world represents peace and tranquility....

[STARGAZING]

Autumn begins in the northern hemisphere at 1:02 p.m., PDT on September 22nd. Spring begins in the southern hemisphere at the same moment. Autumn will end with the winter solstice on December 21st. Saturn,...