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Laura Sturza

Entries by Laura Sturza

Under the Watch of Principal Randall Delling, North Hollywood High School Racks Up Local and National Attention

(2) Comments | Posted September 12, 2011 | 2:05 PM

It's not enough for North Hollywood High School Principal Randall Delling. He is a man who wants more. He expects it of himself, his faculty and his staff -- and his students, who return to school on Wednesday.

North Hollywood High School recently landed in the national spotlight by earning...

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A Passion for Movies Thrives at Eddie Brandt's Saturday Matinee

(1) Comments | Posted June 23, 2011 | 6:58 PM

The independent North Hollywood shop is the oldest video rental store in Los Angeles.

Before Hollywood Video or Blockbuster Video had set up shop, Eddie Brandt was renting videotapes. In the late 70s, his store was the first in Los Angeles to offer video rentals.

At the time, it...

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Beatles Tribute Band Plays the Pantages Theatre

(8) Comments | Posted April 15, 2011 | 4:12 PM

Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles is now at the Pantages Theatre and has a long run on Broadway.

As a student at North Hollywood High School in the late 1960s, Mark Lewis was already playing impressive keyboards. He went on to perform in and manage Rain,...

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Showing Some Love for Local Government

(3) Comments | Posted March 31, 2011 | 4:11 PM

Like many Angelenos, I'm grateful to local editors and journalists who do a stellar job of busting local government's bad guys, particularly the extraordinary reporting during the past year on the City of Bell.

But for balance, and perhaps to slightly tip those strongly anti-government opinion polls, what about including...

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