Entertainment Hollywood Stage

STAGE REVIEW: ‘Beautiful’ tells story of 1960s songwriters

HOLLYWOOD — “Beautiful — The Carole King Musical” is more than advertised. It’s not just the story of the singer-songwriter who went from co-writing some of the more popular hits of the pre-British Invasion 1960s to helping pave the way for the singer-songwriter movement in the 1970s with “Tapestry,” although that’s the gist of the Read More…

Hollywood Local News

Kaiser Permanente nurses stage four-day strike

LOS ANGELES — Hundreds of registered nurses at Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center began a four-day strike June 23-27 — the second walkout at the hospital in three months. Officials with the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United union contend the walkout is part of a push for increased staffing levels to improve patient care, Read More…

Health LGBT Issues West Hollywood

West Hollywood urges vaccinations for meningococcal disease

WEST HOLLYWOOD — The city is getting the word out that the county Department of Public Health has issued recommendations for vaccinating against invasive meningococcal disease. On June 24, a health alert was issued by the department directed at men who have sex with men following a rise in invasive meningococcal disease cases. Nine cases Read More…