Tom Kaplan came to Spago in 1982, and is now Spago’s senior partner, masterminding the Wolfgang Puck empire from Las Vegas. We asked Wolfgang how he finds such a wonderful staff, and his answer was, “Not hard finding them, but not always easy to keep them.”
Charlie is a sweet, 2-year-old, 14-pound male cocker mix. He is friendly and hoping to find his forever home from the Courier’s readers. For those interested in learning more about Charlie, visit www.shelterhopepetshop.org or call 805-379-3538.
Mayor Julian Gold stands beside Park Ranger Loku Jayasekara, who served the City of Beverly Hills for 18 years. Readers may recognize Loku as working the front desk at the entrance of City Hall, where he always greeted visitors with a warm smile. Mr. Jayasekara, a native of Sri Lanka, retired last Friday. His familiar and friendly face will be missed at City Hall.
The West Los Angeles Animal Shelter is a great place to find your next pet. They are located at 11361 West Pico Boulevard in Los Angeles (90064). All them at (888) 452-7381 and ask for these adorable pets by their ID numbers. Or go to their website and see the many animals that are available for adoption.
A Russian war correspondent who fled to Kiev after criticising Moscow's role in the conflict in eastern Ukraine was shot dead Tuesday in the Ukrainian capital, police said.
Israel said it hit dozens of military targets in Gaza on Tuesday in response to a barrage of mortar and rocket fire from the strip's Islamist rulers Hamas and allies Islamic Jihad, in the worst flare-up since a 2014 war.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to pay $11.75 million to the family of a bicyclist struck and killed by a sheriff's deputy who was typing a message while driving.
A service dog that was inside an Army veteran's car when it was stolen over the weekend in Downey was found safe in Anaheim Tuesday and reunited with her owner.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) and the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) equaled 111 firefighters to knock down a blaze that has burned 1-1.5 acres in the area of 913 N. Beverly Glen Boulevard in the Bel-Air/Holmby Hills area.
The oceanfront estate in San Clemente once owned by Richard M. Nixon and known as the Western White House during his presidency is up for sale at $63.5 million, down from its $75 million asking price three years ago, it was reported Tuesday.