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Classic Book "The Diary of Anne Frank" Retold From a Feline Perspective

In 1996 Steven Rubin had the idea for retelling this tale in another media. His friend David Miller was a knowledgable of children's literature, had a poetic nature and they worked well together. Orig...

 

The Politics of Pastrami: Fromin's Celebrating 40 Years, Signs Lease for the next 20 years

If you live in Santa Monica, you know Fromin's. Whether you're a regular at the deli or someone who simply drives past the restaurant on the way to work, you have most likely heard of this Wilshire...

 

DoorDash, Postmates and Uber Eats Have Emptied Local Restaurants, some staff say

Yogi Berra reportedly once said about a particular New York restaurant, "no one goes there anymore. You can never get a seat it's so crowded." The opposite is apparently true at some local eateries:...

 

Samohi Alum Pursue Dream, Release Game Changing Board Game

A group of seven friends who grew up in California and met in high school and college have gotten together to design a board game. Samohi alum Bobby Butchko, Justin Golden, and Vincent Nagoshi as...

 

A Devout Muslim Advocates for Gender Equality, Freedom of Conscience and Expression. And People Hate Him

Normally, there is one security guard standing outside the door of Kehillat Ma'arav Synagogue in Santa Monica. For this Sunday morning lecture, however, there were two guards. The reason: the speaker...

 
 By DPA    Lifestyle    June 12, 2019

Apple iWatch Can Tell You When Your Heartbeat is Irregular, and When Sound is Damaging your Ears

(dpa) - In few other areas does Apple have as big a lead over its competitors than with the Apple Watch. While Google has struggled to keep up with its Wear OS alternative, Apple is now doubling down...

 
 By Sara Lemel    Lifestyle    June 10, 2019

Tel Aviv Scooters Irk Some, Delight Others. As cities around the world brace for a wave of battery-powered scooters

Tel Aviv (dpa) - Tel Aviv likes to think of itself as the "city that never sleeps" and electric scooters, which many residents are now using to get about, fit perfectly with that image. But they have...

 
 By Preity Upala    Lifestyle    June 7, 2019

"Happiness: Capitalism vs. Marxism" Less Than the Debate of the Century Between Jordan Peterson and Slavoj Zizek

Touted as the "Debate of the century", the bout between Jordan Petersen and Slavoj Zizek was less than eventful. Termed "Happiness: Capitalism vs. Marxism", young minds gathered in Toronto to...

 
 By Doerthe Hein    Lifestyle    June 7, 2019

Breast Milk Banks Return to Provide a Vital Resource for Premature Infants

Magdeburg, Germany (dpa) - The reason that Jana Bartsch became a Breast Milk donor is currently lying peacefully in a cot. A few months ago, Emil arrived prematurely at 34 weeks. He had to have...

 

Towel, mop, toilet brush: When do household objects need cleaning?

(dpa) - Everyone does their own thing when it comes to changing toothbrushes or washing bedsheets - but when it comes to other household utensils, nobody really seems to know what to do. How often...

 
 By Preity Upala    Lifestyle    June 5, 2019

DPA GIFTING SUITE BRINGS A TOUCH OF HOLLYWOOD GLAMOUR DURING THE CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

For the most glamorous film festival in the world, the Cannes International Film festival, DPA was the host of a celebrity-gifting suite. This year the premiere Media company set out to treat the...

 

Hi-fi: Wife Wants You to Throw Out Old Electronics, But One Man's Junk Is Another Man's Treasure

(dpa) – For many it's a dream to own a classic hi-fi system and you'll find plenty of offers if you look online or in second-hand marketplaces. But there are some important points to bear in mind...

 

Decadent Berlin's Drag Scene Comes Out of the Closet, Inspired by RuPaul's Drag Race

Berlin (dpa) - Short skirts and long evening gowns are strewn about backstage as the performers prepare for this evening's show in Berlin. Outside, the crowds waiting to enter the Tempodrom are...

 

Siri: Female Voices Are More Pleasant, Helpful, And Easily Understood than Male Voices

Why are all the voice assistants female? Why Siri, a Scandinavian female name? And why Alexa and not Alexander? "Voice assistants are the maidservants of our time," remarks Holger Schulz, a professor...

 

Love or God? Increasingly, Priests Fall in Love With Women, Decide Celibacy is Outmoded

Kell am See, Germany (dpa) - It's been three and a half years since Michael Pauken gave up the priesthood - because he had fallen in love with a woman whom he wanted to spend his life with. Today...

 

'What used to be hardcore is now white vanilla sex' says Sex Therapist

(dpa) - Compulsive sexual behavior disorder (CSBD) is being listed in the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases by the decision-making body of the World Health Organization....

 
 By DPA    Lifestyle    May 27, 2019

Cat bite your hand? If you want to keep the hand, go to the doctor

(dpa) - While probably quite sore, cat bites can often appear fairly harmless. But no matter how clean you think the animal is, a bite from a cat can quickly become serious for humans. Ruth Schaefer,...

 

What Do You Need to be a Woman Owned Business? More than just the obvious

Los Angeles -- (May 7, 2019) -- What does being certified as a Woman-Owned Business mean to Danielle Lovett, Owner/EP of Doublewide? "Besides it being an acknowledgement of the natural evolution of...

 
 By Preity Upala    Lifestyle    May 15, 2019

'A Culinary Journey through Asia', Curated by Famed Chef and Restaurateur, Helene An

April 29- Beverly Hills-The Beverly Wilshire Hotel was host to the UCLA Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation's signature event, Taste for a Cure held on Friday, April 26. This year's theme is 'A Culinary...

 
 By Omid Vojdani    Lifestyle    May 10, 2019

Tailored Travel Workouts with Aktiv Virtual: Customizing the Gym Experience

As a personal trainer, one of my biggest pet peeves was seeing how many people would come to the gym just to do 'cardio' on the ellipticals or treadmill, rather than head out to the weight room. At...

 

Armenians Rally In Front of Turkish Consulate on Wilshire Blvd in Los Angeles

World War 1 and the collapse of the Ottoman Empire ended 101 years ago. Yet the event is fresh in the minds of 200,000 Los Angeles County Armenians, For the 5th year in a row, they shut down Wilshire...

 

Bobcat 362 Gives Birth to a Litter of Four Kittens, and Boy are they Cute!

A young bobcat captured and collared a day before the Woolsey Fire started last November gave birth to four kittens recently - B-364, B-365. B-366 and B-367, said the National Park Service in...

 

My Brother Dimitri C. Kemitch is missing. Have You Seen Him?

Hi Dear Editor, This is a recent picture of my brother, Dimitri C. Kemitch. His last known address was Orion St in Van Nuys. We last spoke on October 21,2018. We had a fight and he hung up on me. I...

 

An Oasis in the desert- GBK's Luxury Lounge at the Coachella Music Festival

April 12th, Indian Wells-This Festival season, GBK, the veteran Luxury Lifestyle Gifting and special events company hosted an exclusive celebrity Luxury lounge in honor of the 2019 Coachella Music Fes...

 
 By Kat Thomas    Lifestyle    April 20, 2019

Don't Panic, It's Organic at Kreation Organic Kafe in Brentwood

By Kat Thomas, Edible Skinny Don't panic, it's organic!!! A few weeks ago Edible Skinny was lucky enough to have a AB FAB meal at the AWESOME Kreation Organic Kafe in Brentwood. Dining with the...

 

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