A music teacher and singer-songwriter who performs for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide is facing child pornography charges.
On a weekend in August, the Los Angeles Convention Center was the setting for a surreal convergence of cosmetics, “influencers,” and a new generation of customer.
The conventional wisdom in presidential campaigns is that you play to the base to win the nomination and pivot to the center
More than 5,000 gold-colored, paper tubes (ranging in length from 2 to 20 feet) have been suspended from the ceiling at the Los Angeles Convention Center to channel the look of "Golden Grandeur." That is the theme the creators of the annual post-Emmy Awards extravaganza the Governors Ball are...
Over 5,000 gold-colored paper tubes (ranging in length from 2 feet to 20 feet) have been suspended from the ceiling at the Los Angeles Convention Center to channel the look of "Golden Grandeur." The installation is just part of the theme the Emmy Awards are channeling at their opulent after-party,...
The latest iteration of the One Center City plan considers 3rd Ave transit-only all day, a cycle track on 4th, and some 4th Avenue buses moved to 5th and 6th. A delay in the convention center project gave bus riders a reprieve, as buses can use the Downtown Transit Tunnel until 2019. But as the “period of maximum […]
A Burbank resident delivered banners earlier this month representing the city of Burbank and Roosevelt Elementary School to the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas, to show those sheltered from Hurricane Harvey that the California city and school care for them. Hurricane Harvey...
LAS VEGAS — This week’s conference of ISSA, also known as the Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association, attracted more than 16,000 people and more than 700 exhibitors from 25 countries to the Las Vegas Convention Center. The show theme was best expressed in the single watchword: Uncover. Show More Summary
“To thrive in a digital economy, create a safe and empowered environment for employees to learn and take risks.” Technology may be at the core of digital transformation, but it’s severely limited in its promise if it’s not influenced by human beings. Show More Summary
For the past 45 years, volunteers working with Chicago's Field Museum have spent mornings walking tight circles around McCormick Place, a massive, glassy convention center in the middle of the city. There, they find and collect the many birds that have crashed into the building and died. Show More Summary
There have been instances where ambulances have gotten lost going to the infield care center while transporting drivers who’ve been involved in crashes. Conventional wisdom suggests that in the aftermath of a crash during a NASCAR race drivers would be initially attended to, then taken to an on-site medical facility as quickly as possible. Show More Summary
This year’s Seafood Expo North America (SENA), the largest seafood trade show in the States, was held at Massachusetts’ Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. From March 19th to 21st, 1,327 companies representing 51 countries showcased and promoted a myriad of seafood products inside 252,660 square-feet of exhibit space. Show More Summary
As Hurricane Harvey grew increasingly ruthless, displaced Houstonians sought shelter at Keller Williams' Austin Convention Center, where the real estate franchisor holds its annual four-day training event, Mega Camp, scheduled to start this week. The company swiftly changed plans: Mega Camp became Mega Relief, a week long disaster relief campaign...
Beehives on the Javits Center’s roof are yielding their first batches of honey, which will go into dressing on salads sold in a center cafe.
The inaugural HASCON attracted huge crowds on Sat. Sept. 9 and Sun. Sept.10 at the Rhode Island Convention Center. Here’s our weekend HASCON wrap-up! The post HASCON Wrap-Up: Saturday, September 9 — Sunday, September 10 appeared first on Rogues Portal.
The inaugural HASCON kicked off with a bang on Friday, Sept. 8 as fans poured into the Rhode Island Convention Center. Here's our first day HASCON wrap-up! The post HASCON Wrap-Up: Friday, September 8 appeared first on Rogues Portal...
This morning, Art Basel Miami Beach announced its gallery exhibitors at this December's massive fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center. In any other year, this would be an expected move by Art Basel; the fair usually releases its exhibitor list in early September. But today's announcement comes as Art...
Marriott’s upscale Westin hotel brand is coming to Anaheim. FJS, a subsidiary of Hong Kong-based Wincome Group, will begin tearing down the Anabella Hotel near the Convention Center in the next couple of weeks, replacing it with the $245 million, seven-story Westin Anaheim Resort. Groundbreaking is slated for Sept. 13, with completion by 2019. “This is […]
Jeffrey Tuchman, a Peabody- and Emmy-winning documentarian whose Bill Clinton bio-film The Man From Hope was shown at the 1992 Democratic Convention, died September 2 of pancreatic cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Show More Summary
Bound for their Harvey-soaked home east of Houston, Lakeithia Bankhead and her four children left the mass shelter at the city's convention center Friday after five nights sleeping on cots among thousands of other evacuees. They filled a relative's sport utility vehicle with trash bags full of donated clothes, food and a baby bed.