BABY, IT’S COLD OUTSIDE

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside- Let’s Play! By Natalie Reehl First comes the drop in temperature, then a couple flurries here are there, and then suddenly you wake up to five feet of snow and it’s undeniable: winter is here. Instead of becoming a hermit and relying on Netflix to get through the tundra months, take [...]

WOMEN OF THE BIBLE

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THE WOMEN OF THE BIBLE A Lifetime Movie Special While movie audiences flock to theaters to witness larger than life depictions of biblical heroes like Noah and Moses, Lifetime will kick off the holiday television viewing season with a two-hour special The Women of The Bible from producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett (The Bible, Son of God). [...]

JEWELRY NAVAJO STYLE

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Isabelle Grace Jewelry’s Just-Released Wild Spirit Collection When first launching her collection, Isabelle Grace Jewelry founder Claudia Montez was inspired by a gold locket that her grandmother wore  bearing a photo of my grandfather. “I loved how personal it was and wanted to carry on that beautiful tradition. Whether it’s from the Isabelle Grace Collection, inscribed [...]

A&E’s DOGS OF WAR

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VETERANS WITH PTSD ARE PAIRED WITH SHELTER DOGS TRAINED TO HELP THEM RECOVER AFTER RETURNING HOME FROM COMBAT This Veterans Day A&E Network presents a new docu-series following war veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, as they are paired with shelter dogs trained to help them adjust to life after combat. “Dogs of War” premieres [...]

Women In Hollywood

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MAKERS: Women in Hollywood Film Review The second film in the new AOL MAKERS series, MAKERS: Women In Hollywood will premiere on Tuesday, October 7 at 9pm ET/PT on PBS. MAKERS: Women in Hollywood showcases the women of showbiz, from the earliest pioneers to present-day power players, as they influence the creation of one of the country’s biggest commodities: entertainment. MAKERS, owned and operated [...]

HILARITY FOR CHARITY

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SARAH SILVERMAN, CRAIG ROBINSON AND THE NASTY DELICIOUS, BILL BURR, AND KUMAIL NANJIANI ARE THE FIRST WAVE OF PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR HILARITY FOR CHARITY’S 3RD ANNUAL LOS ANGELES VARIETY SHOW ON FRIDAY OCTOBER 17TH   MAYER HAWTHORNE TO PROVIDE SWEET LOVIN’ TUNES THROUGHOUT THE PROM NIGHT THEMED EVENT TO BENEFIT THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION®   Sarah Silverman, [...]

FIRST LADIES OF LA 2014

First Ladies High Tea at The Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA, USA, September 13, 2014 Photo by SCOTT Mitchell  copyright  2014

L.A. Focus’ First Ladies High Tea held Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills was a tremendous success. Over 1,000 attendees celebrated as Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning actress Cicely Tyson received the Legacy Award for her lifetime achievements as both an actress and a cultural icon. Tyson’s stirring acceptance speech included the [...]

THE HAZING SECRET REVIEW

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Lifetime Movie Network The Hazing Secret Movie Review By Natalie Reehl  The LMN original movie, “The Hazing Secret,” is the twisted tale of a college hazing ritual gone wrong. Shenae Grimes-Beech (“90210”) and Keegan Allen (“Pretty Little Liars”) star in the two-hour thriller, which premieres Sunday, September 21 at 8pm ET on LMN. Every day [...]

FALL FASHION:CAMPUS CUTIES

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It’s September and the entire world’s eyes are glued to glamorous runways. Instead of leaving simply it up to the pros, Wiles asked dozens of cuties from college campuses to weigh in on some of their favorite fashion trends. Check out their Fall Fashion faves! Contributor: Camille Sarabia Photos by: Sinikka Roinila Click to view [...]

NFL Stars for Education

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PHILANTHROPIST & FORMER NFL STAR NNAMDI ASOMUGHA HOSTED THE 1ST ANNUAL SWING FOR EDUCATION GOLF CLASSIC JOINED BY ACTOR NATE PARKER, NFL LEGENDS AND MORE On Friday, August 29, philanthropist and former NFL star Nnamdi Asomugha hosted the 1st Annual Swing for Education Golf Classic at the Trump National Golf Course in Ranchos Palos Verdes, California. Nnamdi was joined [...]