Sitting at a little desk, a young woman peers expectantly into the distance. Wearing pink cat’s-eye glasses, she mutters, “Yenta Nudel, at your service,” into a corded phone set off by a wrong number. Freshly divorced, she had been at a loss what to do next. Blessed with innate chutzpah, she hung out her shingle […]
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Editor, I couldn’t agree more with Mark Miller’s letter (“Aggravated Over Asphalt,”) in the Jan. 24 edition. The pavement recently slurred on our street in mid-town is unbelievable. The only thing we experience is the mess. I sweep up more gravelly bits every week. Who ordered this job and who is responsible for such bad work? […]
Editor, This is the third paving job in North Laguna in about six years. The first job was really good. It was even, smooth, thick and strong. Then it was done again a couple years ago, it was loosely done and sloppy, so they slurred it with a topcoat, and it was better. What do […]
Mark Miller and Ava Burton team up for an atypical telling of Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer, returning to BC Space next Thursday, Dec. 19, for a one night show. Seating is limited. Reserve seats at BC Space Gallery, 285 Forest Ave, 310.948.5798.
The “Why My Dad is My Hero” Awards Brunch will take place Sunday, Dec. 15 at the Aliso Viejo Conference Center from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dads and male mentors will be acknowledged by the Miracles for Families organization, which invites you to celebrate the men in our community doing heroic things for their kids. Special […]
By Robin Pierson, Special to the Independent The art and personal growth of three current and former residents of the Friendship Shelter will be celebrated at an eclectic “happening” on Thursday, Dec. 16. While maladies like addiction, homelessness and financial woes brought them to the shelter, through a new program known as the Artists’ Collective, […]