BRIEFLY HOLLYWOOD PARADE STILL SET NOV. 25.Organizers of this year's Hollywood Christmas Parade The Hollywood Christmas Parade took place every year for 75 years on the weekend after Thanksgiving in the Hollywood community in Los Angeles, California, United States. The parade's 3. say it will go on as scheduled, with more than 1,000 uniformed police officers patrolling the two-mile route along Sunset and Hollywood boulevards.
With the security, organizers hope to ease fears and prove to residents that the Nov. 25 parade will be safe. They said they never considered canceling the 70th annual event, which traditionally attracts as many as 1 million people to Hollywood on the Sunday after Thanksgiving.
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Playmate dispute sent to arbitration
A financial dispute between a Playboy playmate and her ex-fiance must go to arbitration, a Superior Court judge said Wednesday.
Judge Gregory O'Brien gave model Petra Verkiak and ex-fiance Scott James Strohmeyer 90 days to settle by arbitration their dispute over Verkiak's assets and Web site.
Strohmeyer alleges he helped develop Verkiak's Web site.
Attorney Brandi McKay, representing Strohmeyer, said she believed arbitration would be a better way of resolving the dispute than a trial, noting ``there are a lot of jurors who don't want to sit through what is basically a personal and business dispute.''
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Funding sought for CSUN CSUN California State University Northridge football
With the football program at California State University, Northridge CSUN offers a variety of programs leading to bachelor's degrees in 61 fields and master's degrees in 42 fields. The university has over 150,000 alumni. It's also home to a summer musical theater/theater program known as TADW (TeenAge Drama Workshop) that leads teenagers through an , at stake, the Los Angeles City Council The Los Angeles City Council is the governing body of the City of Los Angeles, California, United States. on Wednesday called for the state to try to find money to keep the program going.
The council also asked the Sports and Entertainment Commission as well as the Los Angeles Visitors and Convention Bureau to see whether they can find a way to assist the program.
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College to host Kinko's founder
VALLEY GLEN - Kinko's founder and Valley College alumnus ALUMNUS, civil law. A child which one has nursed; a foster child. Dig. 40, 2, 14. Paul Orfalea will address about 300 dean's list students at Los Angeles Valley College LAVC redirects here. For the software library, see libavcodec.
The university is adjacent to Grant High School. Often called "Valley College" or simply "Valley" by those who frequent the campus, it opened its doors to the public on September 12, 1949, at which time the campus was during a reception today.
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Panel urges shift in election dates
A city panel on Wednesday recommended that city elections be changed to avoid problems with holidays and to get more people to the polls.
The City Council's Rules and Elections Committee recommended that the elections be moved from their April and June dates to March and May.
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