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Archive for November 22nd, 2009

While the Southern California beaches will offer sunshine and mild weather, the desert will reach a high of 80 degrees on Thanksgiving Day. In Northern California the skies will be partly sunny, mixed with clouds and cooler temperatures will hang around with highs of 57 degrees in the Redwood coastal country.
Bring beach towels for Southern [...]

Live animals such as camels, sheep and goats are some of the stars in the Mount of Olives Nativity Drive-Thru, now in its 14th year in Mission Viejo (Orange County).  The two night event reenacts the story of Christ’s birth with 10 live scenes. Guests may either drive-thru the event or walk, and also hear [...]

U.S. Capitol transform into a Holiday Wonderland at Legoland California in Carlsbad
Carlsbad, Calif.–If seeing a 30 foot Legoland Christmas tree made of Duplo bricks lighting up the night  isn’t enough excitement, now the master builders at Legoland Carlsbad have been acting like Santa’s elves, building a tree surrounded by presents in the U.S. Capitol plaza [...]

The 14th Annual Holiday Lights Festival in Griffith Park, once primarily a drive-thru event seen by car, has switched gears. In 2009 the event will feature walk-through only nights from December 4-17. Park in the LA Zoo lot and walk about one mile during this event.  In addition to the walk-only nights, also new this [...]

Pictured above are Fran Drescher, Olivia Newton John, and Jackson Browne
An all star cast will be present at The Million Dollar Revival Concert to raise money for Fran Drescher’s Cancer Schmanser Movement. I heart Presents: The Million Dollar Revival Concert Hosted by Fran Drescher on December 13, 2009 – 6pm at Million Dollar Theatre – [...]

California Gun Shows seem to be on schedule for the end of 2009 and into 2010. Economic factors have caused cutbacks in production of annual conventions, parades and special events in 2009, and the shortage of ammunition has impacted gun sales. But during recessionary times, gun sales have only increased in what some describe as [...]

It’s a beautiful day in California. Tis the season of celebrating on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, when you can get in the zone or join in the spirit with many holiday shopping, dining and entertainment events throughout the Golden State. Ranging from what was formerly a poinsettia festival in Encinitas and is now called Fall [...]



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  • Jesse: It was a great day all over Southern California. All the fans wore their jersey and hats to the beach. Even little kids showed their pride for L.A.'s
  • Lisa: OHh.. I wanna do hair for this event next time! =)
  • Herb Spitzer: Surfer/Guitarist Ray Spitzer passed away 6/18/10. He is survived by his wife and 2 childern. Ray had been battling cancer in his back for years. He wo