Holiday

Passover Haggadah and kiddush cup (AP Photo)

Passover begins at sundown

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Passover, the commemoration of the Biblical deliverance of the ancient Hebrews from slavery in Egypt, begins at sundown today. Jews will gather for a ritual meal called a Seder, which means […]

04/14/2014

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The Christmas Tree Project expands to LA

The Christmas Tree Project started three years ago when David and Michelle Fein put an ad on Craigslist in the Colorado Springs area to give away a Christmas tree to a needy family. The effort […]

12/11/2013

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Holiday safety tips from SoCal Edison

Think about your kitchen on Thanksgiving. The turkey is in the oven. The stove top is loaded with simmering side dishes. Other appliances are plugged in. Do you dare leave the room? Safety experts say no. Phil […]

11/22/2013

In this Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 photo, fourth-grade students at Washington Elementary School in Monticello, Ill., eat popsicles to stay cool as their teacher reads to them. The school, built in 1894, has air conditioning in only a few spots and has been sending students home early this new school year as temperatures push into the 90s every day. (AP Photo/David Mercer)

‘Heat days’ become more common for sweaty schools

CHICAGO (AP) — When city students arrived for the first day of school under the blazing temperatures of a Midwest heat wave, staff greeted them with some unusual school supplies: water bottles, fans and wet […]

09/02/2013

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Earth Day and Festival of Books

It’s a busy weekend with Earth Day celebrations in several locations not to mention the L.A. Times Festival of Books at USC Saturday and Sunday.

04/19/2013

Experience LA with Maggie McKay!

Experience LA with Maggie McKay: Easter Edition

It’s Easter Weekend and there’s always the Service at the Hollywood Bowl, or for the little ones the L.A. Zoo’s Big Bunny’s Spring Fling.

03/29/2013

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Operation Easter Basket

Operation Easter Basket seeks to bring joy and hope to Long Beach area children in desperate situations through gift-filled Easter Baskets. For a donation of $20, an Easter Basket with sweets and essentials will be prepared and donated to a local needy child.

03/29/2013

Chef Jamie Gwen

Food and Wine with Chef Jamie Gwen

Don’t miss “Food & Wine with Chef Jamie Gwen” live on KFWB News Talk 980 every Sunday from 8-10 a.m. This week, Chef Jamie will feature: “Modernist Cuisine At Home” Chef Scott Hemendinger continues the CULINARY REVOLUTION […]

12/01/2012

Maggie McKay

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

This weekend if you can’t make it to the snow, the next best thing could be The Ice Kingdom. Holiday-inspired scenes, made from more than two million pounds of sparkling ice, fill a 13,000 square-foot igloo (Queen Mary’s Dome) to bring a winter wonderland to Southern California.

11/30/2012

Sitting together on holiday flights harder | VIDEO

Flying this Thanksgiving and worried that you won’t be able to sit with family? Nearly 24 million people are expected to fly during the 12 days surrounding Thanksgiving, up slightly from last year. Many will […]

11/13/2012

Officials urge Halloween safety

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Parents and motorists are being warned to keep their eyes wide open tonight, when sidewalks will be bustling with little Halloween ghosts and goblins out trick-or-treating. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s […]

10/31/2012