Category Archives: Hollywood

Tunnel-boring machine makes key Purple Line link

LOS ANGELES — In a construction milestone for the Purple Line extension project, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced June 12 that a tunnel-boring machine has broken through to connect with the Wilshire/Western subway station in Koreatown. “Our last [tunnel boring machines] at Wilshire/Western were powered down over 23 years ago, so we…

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Alan Arkin honored with star on Walk of Fame

HOLLYWOOD — A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was unveiled June 7 honoring Alan Arkin, whose more than 50-year acting career includes a supporting-actor Oscar and three other Oscar-nominated performances. Arkin’s son Matthew, who appeared with him in five films, the 2001-02 A&E legal drama “100 Centre Street” and the 1978 made-for-television movie…

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10th annual Hollywood Fringe Festival to open

HOLLYWOOD — The 10th annual Hollywood Fringe Festival will run from June 13 to June 30 this year. The Fringe Festival is an open-access, community-derived event celebrating freedom of expression and collaboration in the performing arts community. Each June during the Hollywood Fringe, the arts infiltrate the Hollywood neighborhood: fully equipped theaters, parks, clubs, churches,…

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