Entertainment Hollywood

Theater owner creates own line of gourmet popcorn

HOLLYWOOD — An independent theater operator has survived the COVID-19 pandemic by turning the staple snack of movie theaters everywhere into a thriving gourmet business. Christian Meoli, owner of Arena Cinelounge Sunset, is now marketing nine flavors of gourmet popcorn, marketed as non-GMO, vegan, dairy and nut-free, with the highest quality ingredients possible.  “As an Read More…

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City, county get September deadline for homeless camps

LOS ANGELES — The federal judge who ordered that homeless encampments adjacent to Los Angeles freeways be immediately cleared in light of coronavirus threats has directed city and county officials to agree on a plan to disperse the camps by September. U.S. District Judge David O. Carter cited health and safety concerns on May 15 Read More…

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First responders pay tribute to nurses on their day

WEST HOLLYWOOD — Hundreds of police officers, firefighters, sheriff’s deputies and other first responders paraded past Cedars-Sinai Medical Center May 6 with sirens blaring and lights flashing in a show of support for health care workers on National Nurses Day. Representatives from various law enforcement agencies and fire departments took part in the tribute, which Read More…