It is finally that time of year again – October 1st, the start of my Haunted Hollywood postings. And I could not be more excited, so let’s get to it! The October 2013 issue of Los Angeles magazine featured an absolutely enthralling article about the arrest of the infamous Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger. I read the column, titled “The Old Man Next Door,” in one short sitting and was elated that author Steven Mikulan had included the address of Bulger’s former Santa Monica apartment [...]
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Don’t forget to check out my latest Los Angeles magazine blog post – about the 80th birthday of the Queen Mary – on LAMag.com. My columns typically get published in the late morning/early afternoon hours.
I have a major affinity for unique architecture. So when I came across this CurbedLA article about the Lawrence and Martha Joseph Residence and Apartments, a grouping of Storybook-style structures in Culver City colloquially known as the “Hobbit houses,” I just about foamed at the mouth. The complex looks like something straight out of a Disney cartoon and it was not long before I was rushing out to see it with my own two eyes.
The Lawrence and Martha Joseph Residence and Apartments compound consists of [...]
Don’t forget to check out this week’s L.A. magazine blog post – about the Golden Girls house – here.
Our beloved cat passed away on Friday evening and I am beyond distraught. I will be taking the week off from blogging, but hopefully will be feeling more like myself again next Monday.
Be sure to check out my latest CityThink blog post – about the house where Kim Basinger lived in Cellular – on LAMag.com. My columns typically get published in the late morning/early afternoon hours.
Be sure to check out my latest Scene It Before post – about Sally Kellerman’s house from Back to School – on LAMag.com. My columns typically get published in the late morning/early afternoon hours.
My best friend, Robin, and his family are currently in town visiting from Switzerland for the week and I could NOT be more excited. We have rented an uh-ma-zing house in Hollywood for their stay and are all looking forward to countless adventures together over the next seven days. Although Robin and I see each other about once a year, this will be the first time in sixteen years that both of our families – his parents and my parents – will be together and [...]
Check out the latest WeScoutLA video – about the Cowboy Palace Saloon – by clicking above! You can watch Episode 1 here and Episode 2 here and you can visit our YouTube channel here.
Don’t forget to check out today’s Los Angeles magazine post – about Ulysses S. Grant High School from Saved by the Bell. You can read it here. My columns typically get published in the late morning/early afternoon hours.