Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Random Highlights

Review of Stoneface

By John Farrell Last year Sacred Fools Theater in Hollywood gave one of the best performances of the year with Watson: The Last Adventure of the World's Greatest...

Snow White and the Huntsman: There’s evil in the world kiddies, and it’s ugly!

By Danny Simon Director Rupert Sanders unadulterated take on Snow White is a refreshing gore-filled romp through a world colored by the effects of good...

Harbor Currents, Theatre & Film, June 6, 2012

THEATER & FILM June 8 The Sounds of Muzak Experience The Sound of Muzak, at 8 p.m. June 8 and 9, at the First Congregational Church of Long...

Harbor Currents–Family/Community Events, June 6, 2012

June 7 Finding Sane Relationships in a Crazy World Cynthia M. Ruiz will discuss and sign her new book Finding Sane Relationshipsin a Crazy World, on First...

Walker Beats Recall, Republican War On Public Employee Unions See Silver Lining

The Wisconsin race was perhaps the most watched election of the night with Gov. Scott Walker beating recall opponent by nearly 7 percentage points...

Activist, Carlos Montes, Pleads No Contest to Gun Charge

LOS ANGELES — Chicano activist Carlos Montes plead no contest, June 5, to perjury for failing to disclose he was convicted of a felony...

Harbor Currents–Live Entertainment for June 5, 2012

June 7 Sapphire Solace For this Goth/Alternative Rock duo, composed of veteran guitarist, Rick Joyce and singer/songwriter Velvet Shadow, Sapphire Solace is a collaborative effort. Velvet...

Progressive Democratic Club Release Endorsements for June 5, 2012 Primary

FEDERAL OFFICES: President(& Vice-President)         Honorable Barack Obama/Honorable Joseph "Joe" Biden Congress Senate: Dianne Fienstein House of Representatives: 33rd District: Honorable Henry Waxman 43rd District: Honorable Maxine Waters 44th District: Honorable Janice Hahn 47th District:...

By the Numbers: California’s June 2012 Primary

17,153,699 Californians registered to vote in the June 5, 2012, Presidential Primary Election 21,993 Precincts throughout the state’s 58 counties 154 Legislative and congressional seats up for election (20...

Elections

COVID-19 Crisis Points To The Need For Everyone In L.A. County To Complete The Census

L.A. County’s census response rate is 58.6 percent as of July 23. This is significantly behind California’s overall 63.6 percent response rate, and far behind L.A. County’s goal of 100 percent participation.

Harris, Bennet Urge Facebook to Strengthen Efforts to Protect Civil Rights, Combat Voter Suppression

The audit also urged the company to devote more resources to address hate against vulnerable populations on its platforms, root out white separatism and white nationalism in all its forms.

Ro Khanna and Barbara Lee Could Defy “the Madness of Militarism” as Co-Chairs of the Democratic Convention’s Biggest Delegation

“For the past two weeks,” the San Francisco Chronicle reported, “Sanders supporters have argued that his March 3 primary win in California meant a progressive like Khanna -- an early endorser of the Vermont senator and a national co-chair of his presidential campaign -- should be the face of the state’s delegation.”

Vote-By-Mail Ballot Approved 

Vote by mail approved to all LA County eligible voters.

Health

COVID Update: $15 Million Allocated to Childcare for Essential Workers and Low-Income Families

Public Health has announced, July 29, that the Board of Supervisors allocated $15 million in CARES Act funding for childcare vouchers to serve essential workers and low-income families in the county.

From Medical News Today Newsletter, Coronavirus Myths Explored

Addressing COVID-19 myths and conspiracy theories.

Contact Tracing Alert: Scam

People might call you claiming to be a contact tracer. You need to be vigilant and prepared to know the difference between...

COVID-19 Crisis Points To The Need For Everyone In L.A. County To Complete The Census

L.A. County’s census response rate is 58.6 percent as of July 23. This is significantly behind California’s overall 63.6 percent response rate, and far behind L.A. County’s goal of 100 percent participation.