In a bid to take advantage of an improving housing market, public builders Standard Pacific Homes and Ryland Group have announced a merger, with the combined company owning or controlling 74,000 lots in 17 states.From an L.A. Times article:The...Show More Summary
More than once, the chief executives of Southern California home builders Standard Pacific Corp. and Ryland Group Inc. talked about whether they should combine their operations.
One thing was made clear today at the Produced by Conference held at the Paramount lot – don’t ask Pacific Standard founders Reese Witherspoon (Hot Pursuit, Wild) and Bruna Papandrea (Warm Bodies, All Good Things) to define what a film...Show More Summary
One year ago, the Getty Foundation announced the list of Southern California institutions that would receive grants for a new wave of exhibitions exploring Latin American and U.S. Latino art. The initiative, known as Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, dispensed research grants to nearly four dozen institutions...
At 5:57 Pacific Standard Time yesterday evening, the managers of Gigaom posted one last news story: it was shutting down. Gigaom, the business and technology news site that was widely regarded as one of the world’s most crucial sources...Show More Summary
Watch us live at 7Pm Pacific Standard Time to see who goes home with an Annie Award. Tonight marks the 42nd Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the year’s best in animation. The black tie event will kick-off at 5 p.m. with Red Carpet arrivals and a VIP champagne reception, followed by the awards ceremony at 7 [...]
Portland and surrounding environs! The Primal Blueprint Transformation Seminar is almost at your doorstep. Come join us on Thursday, January 29. Due to popular demand, blog posts will now be going up at 5 AM Pacific Standard Time. If you’re at all interested in the way diet and lifestyle can impact your risk of Alzheimer’s (and […]
But What If I Can’t Go to the Annies? What? We won’t see you at the awards this year? We’ll, you can still see us! Watch the ceremony on our live stream. The broadcast begins at 7:00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time) on Saturday, January 31st. Animation Scoop, Jerry Beck’s Indiewire blog will also link to [...]
Most of us have spent at least a little bit of time standing in front of a painting in a museum, nodding meaningfully despite having no idea what exactly we were looking at. (Why are the clocks melting?) Over at Pacific Standard, Tom Jacobs runs down some interesting new research... More »
“Giulia had a concrete life plan: to become a director of marketing at a fashion company and have three kids by the time she turned 35,” Mark Lukach writes, about his wife, in the latest issue of Pacific Standard. The couple was on that...Show More Summary
One of the best outcomes of Pacific Standard Time (PST), the series of Getty Foundation-funded exhibitions first staged in 2011, is that it got Southern California to study its own art history — bringing to light the work of artists who had been somewhat overlooked. Case in point:...
Alaska Airlines is having a “flash sale”: travel from Oakland to Maui one-way for only $100.00 — but you must purchase the tickets by 1:00 Pacific Standard Time... The post Oakland to Maui: $100 One-Way — But Act Quickly appeared first on The Gate.
I am writing this on November 4, 2014 at 9 PM Pacific Standard Time. The Republicans have taken back the Senate by at least a 52 vote majority. This result should surprise almost no one. It was a midterm year and the President’s Party usually does poorly during the 6-year itch. The Democratic Party was…
Sometime late in the day on Nov. 1 or upon waking on Nov. 2, you'll turn the clocks back an hour to resume your life in Pacific standard time. You may fantasize about that extra 60 minutes of downtime, but it's also an opportunity to conquer semiannual home chores and maintenance.
When the series of Pacific Standard Time exhibitions opened around Southern California in 2010, it was an opportunity to take stock of the region's cultural production in the decades following World War II. The Getty Foundation-funded project brought to light work by abstract ceramists,...
Mars Orbiter Mission's fated arrival day is approaching fast! Here is the timeline of orbit insertion events, converted from India Standard Time to Universal, European, and Pacific time zones, and corrected for the 12.5 minutes it will take signals to reach Earth from Mars.
EXCLUSIVE: Nicole Kidman and her Blossom Films production banner, along with Reese Witherspoon and her Pacific Standard, have optioned screen rights to The New York Times best-selling Big Little Lies. The Oscar-winning actresses will shape the novel by Liane Moriarty as a star vehicle for themselves. Show More Summary
DATE: August 11, 2014 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Linked Data Platform (LDP), the latest W3C standard for Linked Data, brings REST to Linked Data. LDP defines a standard way to access, create, and update RDF resources over HTTP. Show More Summary
Words are not enough to express the sense of loss I felt after hearing of Dr. Maya Angelou’s death yesterday morning. I woke up around 6 a.m. Pacific Standard Time, to a flurry of tweets and Facebook updates announcing the passing of the poet, activist, writer, educator and champion of civil rights, Dr. Maya Angelou. I won’t say that I... Read More
by Jia Tolentino After reading this Pacific Standard piece on the "Swedish Pop Mafia," I am less surprised every time some glowy and explosive piece of new, flawlessly executed Stockholm pop crosses my attention, but Frida Sundenmo's "Drawn To You" is fresh and radio-ready nonetheless. 0 Comments