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Eastside Weekend: Dani Leigh plays Echo Park; Burlesque battle; Vegan cheesemaking

Eastside Weekend: Dani Leigh plays Echo Park; Burlesque battle; Vegan cheesemaking

By LUCY GUANUNA Women are taking center stage – literally – this weekend with fun events throughout the Eastside featuring women in the arts. In Silver Lake, a group of 6 burlesque troupes will face off in a sultry showdown and a filmmaker showcase in Echo Park will feature films by femmes from around the […]

How should employers talk to their older employees about cognitive decline?

How should employers talk to their older employees about cognitive decline?

Workers at an office in Russia; Credit: Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images AirTalk® As the workforce in the US grows older, employers are increasingly faced with delicate situations in which they might have to discuss an employee’s cognitive decline. For example, if someone is experiencing dementia, they might become slower at completing tasks or eventually be unable […]

How should employers talk to their older employees about cognitive decline?

How should employers talk to their older employees about cognitive decline?

Workers at an office in Russia; Credit: Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images AirTalk® As the workforce in the US grows older, employers are increasingly faced with delicate situations in which they might have to discuss an employee’s cognitive decline. For example, if someone is experiencing dementia, they might become slower at completing tasks or eventually be unable […]

Atwater Village’s hidden equestrian community rides into the open

Atwater Village’s hidden equestrian community rides into the open

Taking a stroll on Edenhurst Avenue Atwater Village  — Local horseback riders, police on horseback and local officials gathered earlier this month at the corner of Brunswick Avenue and Verdant Street to unveil a sign proclaiming the area the “Atwater Village Equestrian District.” But at first glance, the blue-and-white seems out of place. It’s mounted on […]

Atwater Village’s hidden equestrian community rides into the open

Atwater Village’s hidden equestrian community rides into the open

Taking a stroll on Edenhurst Avenue Atwater Village  — Local horseback riders, police on horseback and local officials gathered earlier this month at the corner of Brunswick Avenue and Verdant Street to unveil a sign proclaiming the area the “Atwater Village Equestrian District.” But at first glance, the blue-and-white seems out of place. It’s mounted on […]

The illicit market is eating the legal marijuana industry’s lunch. One proposed solution is to cut taxes

The illicit market is eating the legal marijuana industry’s lunch. One proposed solution is to cut taxes

Staarla Heaney hand rolls marijuana cigarettes at the San Francisco Patients Cooperative, a medical cannabis cooperative, July 25, 2002 in San Francisco, California. ; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images AirTalk® California’s much-hyped, year-old marijuana industry fell woefully short of expectations in 2018 and industry leaders blame their inability to compete with the state’s robust black market, […]

Muralist Frank Romero to leave his mark on a Highland Park parking lot

Muralist Frank Romero to leave his mark on a Highland Park parking lot

Concept for”Going to the Olympics, Again,” by Frank Romero/Courtesy of L.A Cultural Affairs (DCA) By BARRY LANK Highland Park —  It’s been 35 years since Chicano muralist Frank Romero painted “Going to the Olympics”  — a celebration of the city’s car culture — that spreads for more than 100 feet across a wall on the 101 […]

Muralist Frank Romero to leave his mark on a Highland Park parking lot

Muralist Frank Romero to leave his mark on a Highland Park parking lot

Concept for”Going to the Olympics, Again,” by Frank Romero/Courtesy of L.A Cultural Affairs (DCA) By BARRY LANK Highland Park —  It’s been 35 years since Chicano muralist Frank Romero painted “Going to the Olympics”  — a celebration of the city’s car culture — that spreads for more than 100 feet across a wall on the 101 […]

Venezuela check-in: Guaido calls for protests, Maduro alleges that US backed coup

Venezuela check-in: Guaido calls for protests, Maduro alleges that US backed coup

Venezuela’s National Assembly head and self-proclaimed “acting president” Juan Guaido speaks to the press after attending a mass in honour to the fallen in the fight for freedom, political prisoners and the exiled, at the San Jose church in Caracas on January 27, 2019; Credit: LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® The struggle for control of Venezuela […]

The jury is out on Michael Avenatti’s new Echo Park law office

The jury is out on Michael Avenatti’s new Echo Park law office

Echo Park —  Has Stormy Daniels’ lawyer now working out of an Echo Park office building? Apparently so, according to Josh Barro and Ken White of KCRW’s Left Right and Center program. In a recent show, Barro notes that a recent court filing by stripper and porn star Stormy Daniels lists her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, as […]

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