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Playlist: Early Jazz in Southern California

(Pictured here: first row, L to R – The Creole Palace nightclub in San Diego, Nordskog Recording Studios in Santa Monica, The Palomar Ballroom in Hollywood; second row, L to R – record label for Jazz Man Records, record label for the Spikes Brothers’ Sunshine label; third row, L to R – bassist Don Tosti, Johnny St. 1,584 more words


About & Out – What's Hot - The Week Of July 25, 2016

Monday 7/25 – Jessica Vautor at Blue Whale

Vocalist Jessica Vautor celebrates a birthday at Blue Whale in Little Tokyo, backed by Vardan Ovsepian on piano, Artyom Manukyan on cello, Mike Shapiro on drums, and Ian Martin on bass. 1,511 more words


'Like a freight train': California wildfire guts 18 homes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Flames raced down a steep hillside “like a freight train,” leaving smoldering remains of homes and forcing thousands to flee the wildfire churning through tinder-dry canyons in Southern California, authorities said Sunday. 613 more words


First Yvanova, Now Hernandez—Courts Warming Up to Homeowner Arguments

California homeowner advocate Sherry Hernandez is feeling great these days about her efforts to fight her wrongful foreclosure by Penny Mac (i.e., PNMAC). “I’m trying to enjoy my time because I know that it’s not going to be easy going ahead, but I’m just trying to bask in the moment for now,” Hernandez said. 1,496 more words

Foreclosure Fraud

Kitchen Follies

By Chris Collard

Open the fridge,
take out a yogurt,
tear off the top;
the creamy pink blend
explodes across my shirt.

Cold coffee in the microwave, 78 more words

Long Beach

Circular Fisheye Project: Tio's Tacos #2

Another circular fisheye photo taken in the patio of Tio’s Tacos in Riverside, a cornucopia of surreal art made from items most everyone would discard. For this one I wanted to capture a sense of the assortment of objects that can be found on all every wall. 26 more words


Del Mar selections for Sunday, July 24

Preview: After the first five days of the meet through Friday, the jockey’s race was very crowded. At the top was Flavien Prat with seven wins from 36 mounts followed by Santiago Gonzalez (6-33), Tyler Baze (5-33) and Kent Desormeaux (5-27). 373 more words

Horse Racing