Music Center of Los ...

Stana Katic, Paula Abdul Join Celebration for the Los Angeles Music Center’s Gala 50th Anniversary Celebration     The event: The Los Angeles Music Center’s 50th anniversary celebration dinner, which immediately followed Saturday’s performance spectacular, handily kept up...

Children’s Def...

Matt Barnes, Chris Messina, Jordana Brewster, John Boyega, Conan O’Brien, Kamala Harris and J.J. Abrams Salute Students Who Beat the Odds     The event: Most Los Angeles awards dinners pay tribute to Hollywood stars, VIP business leaders or big-time philanthropists. But at the...

Stop Cancer Gala

Armie Hammer, Paula Abdul, Barbra Streisand On Hand to Honor Milkens, Tendlers at STOP CANCER Gala     The event: “STOP CANCER” honored Lori and Michael Milken and Audri and Stan Tendler at a glittering gala Nov. 23 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The program: Michael Hammer...

Rivals United for a ...

USC, UCLA Athletes and Supporters Unite to Benefit Cancer Research     The event: Trojans and Bruins dispensed with their traditional USC/ UCLA sports rivalry,  when they got together to stage the Nov. 16 Rivals United for a Kure Gala at the City Club Los Angeles. Clearly a...

Bill Clinton at the ...

Bill Clinton Says “Be Positive”  The Former President Talks to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council     Click here to see a video of Bill Clinton’s concluding remarks in his Nov. 10 conversation with Terry McCarthy, president and chief executive of the Los...

Make Equality Realit...

Kathy Griffin Hosts Make Equality Reality Dinner Honoring Gloria Steinem, Salma Hayek Pinault     The event: Kathy Griffin hosted “Make Equality Reality,” a fundraiser for Equality Now, which advocates for the rights of women and girls around the world. The comedian deemed the...