Recording Academy To Honor Nile Rodgers

Nile Rodgers poses in the press room at the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on January 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Dan MacMedan/WireImage.

SANTA MONICA–The Recording Academy Producers and Engineers Wing will celebrate its eighth annual GRAMMY Week event honoring three-time GRAMMY winner Nile Rodgers for his commitment to excellence and ongoing support for the art and craft of recorded music. Michael Ostin and Cameron Strang will serve as honorary event co-chairs at the event to be held on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at The Village studios in West Los […]

Starlight Children’s Foundation Honors Philanthropists, Leaders At Gala

Honoree Dave Koz, honoree Roberta Koz Wilson (Audrey's Cookies Founder & CEO), Starlight Children's Foundation Global Board Chair Roger Shiffman, music producer Jeff Koz and Starlight CEO Jacquie Hart present the check to Starlight at the 2014 Starlight Awards at Vibiana on October 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Starlight Children's Foundation)

LOS ANGELES–Starlight Children’s Foundation, a leading global charity that partners with experts to improve the life and health of kids and families around the world, presented awards to RJ Mitte, the Koz Family, Ido Leffler and CBS EcoMedia at the 2014 Starlight Awards. More than 400 people attended the gala event at the historic Vibiana […]

Fallbrook Airpark Celebrates 50th Anniversary This Saturday

Fallbrook Airport

FALLBROOK–Fallbrook Community Airpark will celebrate its 50th anniversary on Saturday with a variety of activities for the public. The free 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. event will feature food, airplanes, informational booths and a chance to win a free airplane ride around Fallbrook, courtesy of the Experimental Aircraft Association’s Young Eagles and Eagles programs. The […]

Musical Event Celebrates Lemon Grove

LEMON GROVE–Lemon Grove will present a musical event, Lemon Grove Live, on October 25 at the City’s Main Street Promenade. The 5 to 7 p.m. event will feature live entertainment by Don Porcella (indie rock), Sam Schildkraut (saxophone), Greg Theilmann and Chad Pittman (indie folk), Diana Aversa (world music), Anishka Lee-Skorepa (opera) and Fast Heart […]

New Line Cinema’s “Annabelle” Surpasses $150 Million Mark

Annabelle

BURBANK–New Line Cinema’s “Annabelle” has surpassed the $150 million mark at the worldwide box office, earning more than $166.1 million to date and counting. Director John R. Leonetti’s supernatural thriller, produced by Peter Safran and James Wan, enjoyed the largest opening weekend this year at the domestic box office for a horror film, at $37.1 […]

8 Documentary Shorts On Oscar’s Shortlist

LOS ANGELES–The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that the field of Documentary Short Subject contenders for the 87th Academy Awards has been narrowed to eight films, of which three to five will earn Oscar nominations. Voters from the Academy’s Documentary Branch viewed this year’s 58 eligible entries and submitted their ballots […]

Author To Discuss Domestic Violence

OCEANSIDE—Author Rebecca Leo speaks about her personal experience with domestic violence in her memoir The Flaws that Bind at Mission Branch of the Oceanside Public Library on November 1. Leo depicts her life as a domestic violence survivor while living in Jamaica and Australia with her family. Leo will give a talk about her memoir […]

Philadelphia International Records Says Goodbye

Crews remove Philadelphia International Records sign.

PHILADELPHIA–The “Love Train” that has carried “The Sound of Philadelphia (TSOP)” to “people all over the world” for almost half a century made its last physical stop at 309 S. Broad Street this week as the legendary Philadelphia International Records label, founded by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame producer-songwriters Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff, […]

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Returns To The Old Globe

Gabriella Dimmick as Cindy-Lou Who and Steve Blanchard as The Grinch in the 2013 production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The 17th annual production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, directed by James Vásquez, will run Nov. 15 - Dec. 27, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Jim Cox.

SAN DIEGO–The Old Globe kicks off its 17th annual production of the holiday musical Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! at the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe’s Conrad Prebys Theatre Center on November 20. The Grinch is directed by James Vásquez with book and lyrics by Timothy Mason […]

Author, Vietnam Veteran Karl Marlantes To Speak At Mira Costa College

Karl Marlantes

OCEANSIDE–As part of the statewide initiative War Comes Home, and in partnership with the California Reads and Cal Humanities, Oceanside Public Library is hosting a conversation with best-selling author and Vietnam veteran Karl Marlantes. The free event will be held on November 21 at 2 p.m. at the Mira Costa College Concert Hall, Building 2400, […]