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New book offers stories from perspective of children

BOOK CORNER By Marissa Wells “Long Tales for Short Tails: Lancie’s Lessons by Letter & Tales 4 Through 7,” by serial storyteller Duane Lance Filer, is...

BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: ‘Coming 2 America’ headed to Amazon Studios

BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS By Bill Vaughan Entertainment Writer “Coming 2 America,” the sequel to the 1988 blockbuster starring Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, John...

Actor offers advice in guidebook ‘How to Go from Extra to Actor’

BOOK CORNER By Marissa Wells Contributing Writer “How to Go from Extra to Actor: The aspiring actor’s guide to stardom,” by actor Ro Brooks, is an essential...

BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Music superstars are ‘The Soul of The Midnight Special

BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: By Bill Vaughan Entertainment Writer Music lovers rejoice. Some of the greatest recording artists of the 1970s performing their biggest hits are featured...

Author searches for ways to relate pain in new book

BOOK CORNER By Marissa Wells “If My Vagina Could Talk” by Lyndia Lipscomb with Destiny De La Rosa, Tricia Wolak, Rebecca Rockingham and Kimberley Grimes tells...

Dublab marks 21 years of wide spectrum sounds

By Daiana Feuer Los Angeleno Celebrating its 21st birthday Oct. 2, internet radio station and cultural collective Dublab has nourished L.A.’s independent music community since 1999. From...

Q&A: SOPHIA NAHLI ALLISON: Filmmaker talks about her Latasha Harlins documentary

By Faith Petrie Contributing Writer The 1992 Los Angeles riots made national news during a time of civil unrest. South Los Angeles residents took to the...

New Downtown Disney artwork honors Boseman

Wave Staff Report ANAHEIM — A new artwork at Downtown Disney pays tribute to the late actor Chadwick Boseman. The painting features Boseman as T’Challa, his...

BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Daveed Diggs is Frederick Douglass in ‘The Good Lord Bird’

By Bill Vaughan Entertainment Writer Showtime presents a unique take on American history with the new mini-series “The Good Lord Bird” premiering Oct. 4 at 9...

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US hits highest peak of new COVID-19 cases since July

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Yesterday, the U.S. recorded 71,671 new cases of the coronavirus — the highest since July. — NPR A backlog of 2,000 cases in...

Academy Museum hires programming officer

Wave Wire Services BEVERLY HILLS — The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced Oct. 19 that scholar, programmer and educator Jacqueline Stewart has been named...

L.A. DIGEST: Academy Museum hires Jacqueline Stewart

Staff and Wire Reports BEVERLY HILLS — The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced Oct. 19 that scholar, programmer, and educator Jacqueline Stewart has been...

Norwalk trash-hauling fee hike takes effect in November

By Arnold Adler Contributing Writer NORWALK — Residents will see a trash-hauling rate increase on their November billing following action by the City Council Oct. 20. The...