Ex-Westford artist's work is gaining a following in LA
Last week, abstract works by the lifelong painter and photographer, who grew up in Westford, graduated from Westford Academy in 1978, and now lives in California, were featured in the gift bags handed out to the nominees of the five top categories this year at the Academy Awards.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
This Week in Books: March 10 through March 16
The LA Books Examiner is your place for LA book events , book reviews and special features like Five Favorite Books and Read Chapter One .
Few things in life are as satisfying as twisting a couple of sticks and a strip of fabric into a flying object.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Steven Tyler dons comical goggles and colourful flared jeans as he hops on his motorcycle
Terror fears over missing 777 grow: Identities of ANOTHER two passengers probed as suspicion falls on four who booked with Chinese airline, amid report of flight's last 'mumbling' transmission Jilted boyfriend, 15, hunted down his ex- girlfriend, 16, and shot her dead in the street before killing himself just weeks after their break-up 'Yes We can' ... (more)
'Shul on the Beach' Makes Orthodox Waves in Los Angeles
Did you hear the one about the Orthodox synagogue located between a rehab center and an erotic lingerie shop, steps away from medical marijuana clinics and tattoo parlors, with a dead-on view of a beach where bikini-clad sun worshippers frolic? If you haven't, it means you've never been to the Pacific Jewish Center on the boardwalk in Venice Beach, ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Pam's House Blend
A Great Divide: The Election Fight for California's Schools
An election campaign now being fought almost completely out of public view could radically alter the way California's school children are taught.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Daily Breeze
13 injured in Metro Blue Line crash south of downtown Los Angeles
A collision between a Metro Blue Line train and a car just south of downtown Los Angeles today left 13 people injured, two seriously, authorities said.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Deering graduate makes TV debut Tuesday on ABC's 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'
Julie Civiello, who spent five years in LA waiting for the break, hopes her character will have a recurring role in the series.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
The Academy Awards are tonight
Even as Hollywood is getting drenched with much needed rain, it's also preparing for its biggest day of the year.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Cafe Gratitude, a vegan life style
Chef Rebecca Kane shows you how to make a cream cheese suitable for vegans. This recipe uses nuts and seeds to create a dairy-free cream cheese, which tastes great with crackers or vegetables.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Gagosian Paris presents an exhibition of new work by conceptual artist Piero Golia
Piero Golia, Studio , 2013. Bronze, brass, aluminum, zinc alloy, copper, stainless steel, 10 1/2 x 38 3/4 x 39 inches.
New York Daily News
Jamie Lee Curtis helps friend suffering from possible OD in car
Jamie Lee Curtis called 911 Tuesday night to say a friend was suffering a possible overdose in her car, a rep for the actress confirmed.
Moving Image Participants and Schedule of Special Events
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Sharks hanging out in Venice canals - In Los Angeles
On Feb. 25 surprised visitors and residents of Los Angeles swarmed to watch leopard sharks swimming around in the famous Venice canals.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Chaplin's Oscar history as The Tramp turns 100
Charlie Chaplin in in publicity portrait for the short 'A Night Out', 1915. The film was the first of several Chaplin filmed for Essanay Film Company in Niles, Calif., now part of Fremont.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Faulkner & RZA, 'NY Anthem': Exclusive Song...
While putting the finishing touches on its debut album "Street Axioms," California alt-rock Faulkner recruited a musical legend to place a bow on its first musical package.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts Welcomes Roger Reynolds Tonight
Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts continues the 2013-14 Composer Portraits series with ROGER REYNOLDS featuring Irvine Arditti on violin, Ensemble Signal and Brad Lubman, conductor tonight, February 22, 2014, 8:00 p.m at the Miller Theatre Tickets: $20-$30 Students with valid ID: $12-$18 A Pulitzer Prize winner and professor ... (more)
Wed Feb 19, 2014
James Beard Awards Semi-Finalists Announced in Orlando
Orlando, Florida, home to America's favorite theme parks and a growing farm-to-table movement, hosted this year's announcement of the James Beard Award semi-finalists for each of the 20 categories.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Southwest basks in winter warm spell
People in southern California and Phoenix were sunning themselves in 80-degree weather, even as northeastern states struggled to recover from this week's snow and ice storms.