LA council approves installation of two new sculptures
Photos Courtesy of City of Los Altos The Los Altos City Council approved the installation of ?Dancing Moon Rollers,? left, at the corner of West Edith and Los Altos avenues. It also green-lighted the installation of ?Jazzy? in front of 127 First St. Both sculptures are slated for installation in early 2015. The Los Altos City Council last week approved the installation of two new sculptures in ...
Artist Pierre Huyghe?s retrospective lands in LA, with animals
Don't worry, the white dog with the pink leg is supposed to be there, as are the bees, fake snow, and rocks floating on water.
Saints' Pierre Thomas returns to practice; Keenan Lewis, Khiry Robinson don't
METAIRIE, La. ? New Orleans Saints running back Pierre Thomas returned to practice on a limited basis Thursday for the first time since suffering shoulder and rib injuries in Week 7. Thomas was in great spirits while talking with the media, but he playfully refused to reveal whether he expects to play Monday night against the Baltimore Ravens. ?You?re gonna have to find that out. You?re gonna ...
Women's theatre sells porn to bypass Spanish tax hike
Madrid (AFP) - An all-women theatre group has found an ingenious way around a sales tax hike that is crippling Spanish theatres -- by selling pornography. The group registered as a distributor of pornographic magazines earlier this year after getting hold of around 300 back issues of a discontinued erotic magazine. Primas de Riesgo, or Risk Premium, now give a free ticket to their production of ...
Stratégies de développement : Plaidoyer pour le renforcement des programmes culturels?
La rencontre de haut niveau sur «la Culture dans les stratégies de développement : expériences et perspectives», organisée dans le cadre des activités en perspective du XVème Sommet de la Francophonie a été clôturée, samedi dernier, à Dakar.
Harper Government Invests In Recreational Fisheries Conservation Projects In Megantic-L'Erable
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister for La Francophonie, Minister of International Development and Member of Parliament for Megantic-L'Erable, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of ...
Quebec municipal workers in 1-day strike to protest pension reform plan
Montreal firefighters blocked entry to the Port of Montreal, part of a one-day strike across Quebec by unionized municipal workers who oppose Bill 3 ? the province's pension reform plan. The Coalition syndicale pour la librenégociation (The Union Coalition for Open Negotiation) is calling the movement "Le Grand Dérangement," or The Great Disturbance.
Morgan City daily arrest report
The following were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department for the period beginning 11/07/2014: 1. Clarence Sheets, 43 years of age, Address- Morgan City, La. was arrested on 11/07/2014 @ 5: 16 PM Charges: Warrant- Theft Valued at $80.00 and Theft by Fraud Morgan City Police were advised that Clarence Sheets was located at a convenience store located in Berwick, La. by the Berwick Police ...
Loulou de la Falaise: a bohemian rhapsody
Her clothes vivid with colour, swathed in ethnic jewels, chic hats tipped on her short hair ? Loulou de la Falaise was the essence of an English eccentric.
Historic haberdashery: Napoleon's hat for sale
© AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere Napoleon expert Jean Claude Dey presents Napoleon's hat, from the Napoleonic collection of the Palais de Monaco, in Fontainebleau, south of Paris, France, Wednesday Nov. 12, 2014. The hat is part of the Napoleonic collection gathered by Prince Louis II, that will be put on sale Nov. 15 and Nov. 16 in Fontainbleau.