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Growing Up and Doing Business With: Hairdresser Angela Kalinowski

Marina Chetner | Posted 07.05.2016 | Business
Marina Chetner

From thinking about law, to studying physical therapy, to becoming a hairdresser: Angela Kalinowski is proof that no career path is clear cut.

Stand By Me

Mary Ellen Hannibal | Posted 07.05.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Hannibal

Maybe it's because the word refers to the ultimate oblivion, or maybe it's because most of us think of polar bears stranded on melting icebergs when we hear about "extinction," but many of us assume the curtailing of life forever is a remote phenomenon.

8 Iconic Hotels That Have Inspired Beloved Songs

Oyster | Posted 06.23.2016 | Travel
Oyster

There are some hotel names you just know, whether you've ever stayed at the hotel or not. These iconic spots can be famous for a variety of reasons: t...

How much to live "comfortably" in Los Angeles? The Standard of Moolah.

David Rae | Posted 06.14.2016 | Los Angeles
David Rae

The Standard of Moolah in L.A. How much do you really need to live "comfortably" in LaLa Land? By DAVID RAE, CFP®, AIF® Old joke: KID: "Daddy...

CAMP REVAMPED: James Franco And Tori Spelling Reboot Lifetime's MOTHER, MAY I SLEEP WITH DANGER? With Some Pertinent Messages!

Andrew Cristi | Posted 06.10.2016 | Entertainment
Andrew Cristi

Lifetime, Sony Pictures Television And Vulture Host Screening Of James Franco's Revamped Version Of "Mother May I Sleep With Danger?" NEW YORK, NY - J...

The Right Nose for the Face, or Adventures in Rhinoplasty

Geri Spieler | Posted 06.08.2016 | Style
Geri Spieler

Rhinoplasty, commonly known as a "nose job," is not just a 20th-century cosmetic procedure. In fact, the earliest rhinoplasty was recorded in ancient ...

8 U.S. Hotels Where You Can Get a Proper High Tea

Oyster | Posted 06.07.2016 | Travel
Oyster

If there's one thing you need to do when you're in England, it's sit down for a proper tea. There's nothing quite like taking a break from the day, si...

'The Place We Live' Is 'Melrose Place' For The Chemically Imbalanced

The Huffington Post | John Trowbridge | Posted 06.07.2016 | Comedy

Ever wonder what would happen if the gang on "90210" raged out on steroids? "The Place We Live," the new web series from UCB's Betsy Kenney and Dara K...

4 Things You Need to Know About the Red-Carpet Facial

Christie Carmelle Lopez | Posted 06.06.2016 | Style
Christie Carmelle Lopez

As I sit in the non-descript exam room of the famed Dr. Raj Kanodia, I am struck by the simplicity of what he calls his "Med Spa." I eye rows of pamph...

Hypocrisy, Thy Name is "Hilton"

John Mirisch | Posted 06.04.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

As described in an earlier article, the Beverly Hilton, in what they are calling a "reconfiguration" of a project which won a referendum by 129 votes in an election with 569 documented cases of voter fraud, is using a California initiative loophole to try to build a 375-foot skyscraper in a city with a 45-foot height limit.

Alamos: A Treasure in the Sonoran Boonies

Bob Schulman | Posted 05.26.2016 | Travel
Bob Schulman

It's easy to see how this old Spanish mining town might have inspired a book about prospecting for gold in the nearby Sierras.

Architecture Tour of Beverly Hills (plus West Hollywood)

Scott S. Smith | Posted 05.19.2016 | Travel
Scott S. Smith

Tour buses take loads of visitors around Beverly Hills, a city synonymous with the lifestyles of the rich and famous, to gawk at mega-mansions where s...

LA Metro's New Sales Tax: When 'Bold' Isn't 'Beautiful'

John Mirisch | Posted 04.28.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

Metro should not focus on the technologies of the past hundred years. The proposal for spending the $130 billion is backwards-looking rather than forward-thinking and has very little funding set aside for new and developing technologies such as autonomous vehicles, which have the potential to revolutionize public transportation.

Cinco de Mayo Dining, Art, Fundraisers, and Wrestling too!

Kathy Leonardo | Posted 04.27.2016 | Arts
Kathy Leonardo

Cinco de Mayo is a Los Angeles holiday favorite...and although presidential candidate Donald Trump has managed to alienate Mexicans everywhere, this year's holiday is especially important to celebrate.

Déjà Vu: Beverly Hills Journalist Defends Deceptive Hilton Scheme, Paper Ignores Facts Once Again

John Mirisch | Posted 04.15.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

In today's, Beverly Hills Courier, reporter Laura Coleman's article takes up my open letter to the Beverly Hills community and my Huffington Post piec...

California's Initiative Loophole Scam -- Now in Beverly Hills...

John Mirisch | Posted 04.12.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

Developers in California have discovered California's time-worn ballot initiative process as sound business idea.

Real Estate Agent and Trump Supporter Fired for Racist Instagram Remarks

Monica Rivera | Posted 04.07.2016 | Politics
Monica Rivera

Discrimination in real estate can change the landscape of an entire area through illegal practices such as steering or blockbusting.

Adam Afara: International Event Planner and Wedding Designer

Madinah James | Posted 03.25.2016 | Weddings
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Madinah James

Afara is a talented designer who specializes in wedding planning and creating imaginative sets, private party set ups, and innovative décor for several corporate events.

Discovery of Egypt's Boy Pharaoh: No Ifs ands or Tuts

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 03.07.2016 | Education
Randee Mia Berman

Tired of red carpets, awards shows, insulting debates, boring Town Halls and droning political pundits? Check out the newest incarnation of the Egyptian boy wonder at The Discovery of King Tut exhibit.

Could Faking the Big O Delay Finding Mr. Right?

Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC | Posted 02.11.2016 | Women
Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC

In this day and age, women have won the right to vote, to burn our bras, and to climb the corporate ladder. Why do we still find it a challenge to be honest in the bedroom? And could this duplicity potentially lead us astray when looking for Mr. Right?

Pivoting and Disruption @ VerdeXChange 2016

Joel Epstein | Posted 02.03.2016 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

With two kids in college and one on her way soon enough, I can't afford to go back to school. Besides, I never liked taking exams and sharing my room ...

No Buts About It Butt Workouts

Jenn Zerling | Posted 01.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Jenn Zerling

When all muscles work in synergy, the hips will remain in an optimal position when performing high intensity sport and exercise, thereby lending to a lower likelihood of getting injured. Do three sets of 10 reps each exercise.

Mark Wahlberg's $30 Million Mansion Is A Dream

Architectural Digest | Posted 01.07.2016 | HuffPost Home
Architectural Digest

By Jennifer Tzeses for Architectural Digest. Photos: Coldwell Banker Recently Mark Wahlberg's former Beverly Hills mansion listed for $30 Mi...

L.A.'s Transit Force Awakens

Joel Epstein | Posted 12.15.2015 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

We are in a new era. One in which L.A.'s transit loving forces have awakened and taken back the city from the villainous Army of NO. And that is why I am optimistic about L.A.'s transit future and that the City will continue on the positive trajectory it has found over the past decade or so.

Meltdown at Williams-Sonoma

Ashley Underwood | Posted 12.11.2015 | Comedy
Ashley Underwood

If single people were traitors being held at Guantanamo, effective torture devices would either be excessive screenings of Love Actually or forcing us to walk through Williams-Sonoma during the holiday season.