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By Britney Barnes, britney.barnes@latimes.com | September 22, 2010
It isn't very often that students take fashion tips from their teachers, but then, teachers don't normally dress as thugs and women out for a night on the town. At Marine View Middle School on Wednesday afternoon, educators were teaching students what not to wear with a parade of dress-code violations – and a few "do's" – through a fashion show at a back-to-school assembly. "Take a hint from your teachers today and avoid these fashion don'ts," said fashion show emcee Kristin Spencer, an eighth-grade science and Spanish teacher.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 26, 2009
The National Charity League Pacific Coast Chapter in Huntington Beach will hold its 12th annual fashion show and luncheon at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Westin South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa. The ?Beach Meets Chic, Coastal Couture on the Catwalk? show also will include a silent auction. High school seniors who volunteer for the league will model clothes. Huntington Beach retailers that will volunteer their services include Diane?s Beachwear, Carmen Parks Boutique, Randi Boutique, No Rest For Bridget and Dali?
NEWS
October 3, 2002
Whether you're a fashion maven or just a supporter of education, Golden West College will offer a dazzling high-class event just up your runway on Saturday. The college's 10th annual Patrons Fashion Show and Fund-raiser will offer a showing of the latest styles and help raise scholarship money for students. Clothing, on loan from various boutiques in Fountain Valley, Huntington Beach, Huntington Harbour, Seal Beach and Westminster, will be on display, said Marie McHerrin, college spokeswoman.
FEATURES
September 18, 2008
To submit an event, e-mail the information (including time, date, place and a short description) to hbindy@latimes.com with ?CHURCH EVENT? in the subject line. This calendar will not include ongoing events, such as weekly meetings. This is for one-time events, such as food drives, special presentations, and fundraisers. ? Walk To The Wetlands St. Peter?s By-the-Sea Presbyterian Church invites the public to join its Saturday Strollers from 8 to 9 a.m. for a walk to the wetlands.
NEWS
October 25, 2001
FRIDAY The Huntington Beach Playhouse is presenting "The Philadelphia Story." The comedy will be performed at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 18 at the playhouse, 7111 Talbert Ave. Tickets are $13, $5 on student Thursdays and $11 for seniors on Thursdays and Sundays. Information: (714) 375-0696. SATURDAY The Poetry Reading Group at Barnes and Noble will welcome Mark Bruce and Rachel Rose as "featured poets."
BUSINESS
July 9, 2009
Dogs can catch a wave in the Huntington Beach for SurfinPaws Dog Jam while raising money for the Orange County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals on Saturday. The event will feature a dog surf contest open to all dogs at the south end of the Dog Beach. The contest is free to the public to watch. After the competition, dogs and their owners can walk down the red carpet at a hula-themed party. There will be an auction, fashion show, hula dancers and an award ceremony for the winners of the surf contest.
NEWS
By: Lindsay Sandham | September 5, 2005
After a summer of pastel-colored fashions and sizzling-hot beach wear, Newport-Mesa students are getting ready to go back to school. While the early birds may have finished their shopping weeks ago, South Coast Plaza was bustling this weekend with parents and children shopping for the latest fall styles. To help some choose the right fashions, a back-to-school fashion show featuring clothes from Gymboree, Beach Works, Oilily and other stores was held twice on Sunday as part of the Festival of Children.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 24, 2013
Huntington Dog Beach will host the canine equivalent of the U.S. Open this weekend, as owners bring their pets for an annual surfing competition. The Surf City Surf Dog contest, now in its fifth year, will start with opening ceremonies and a fashion show Friday and continue the next day with dog yoga and canine costume and owner look-a-like contests. The final day, Sunday, will feature surfing competitions in the morning and afternoon. An expo featuring more than 40 pet-related vendors and organizations will run Saturday and Sunday.
NEWS
July 3, 2003
Elderly couple robbed in their home An elderly couple was bound and robbed in their Huntington Beach home last week by a man who entered with phony questions about landscaping before brandishing a shotgun. Police are still looking for the robber, described as a black male in his mid-30s of medium height and build. He was reportedly wearing dark clothing and carrying an unidentified handgun. The robbery occurred at 4 p.m. June 26 at the couple's home in the 4000 block of Trumbull Drive.
LOCAL
By Michelene CherieCommunity Correspondent | June 3, 2008
Meleesa The Salon hosted an evening of dance, music and fun to benefit Invisible Children, Inc. on May 28 at Black Bull Chop House in Huntington Beach CA. Black Bull Chop House loaned out their space for the evening that attracted more than 250 attendees, with many donating $25.00 to compete in the mechanical bull-riding contest. The event raised $2,500. A spokesperson for Invisible Children, Rachel Burney, started things off with a brief presentation and video screening of the work that Invisible Children, Inc provides for children in their orphanages in Northern Uganda.
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ENTERTAINMENT
September 24, 2013
Huntington Dog Beach will host the canine equivalent of the U.S. Open this weekend, as owners bring their pets for an annual surfing competition. The Surf City Surf Dog contest, now in its fifth year, will start with opening ceremonies and a fashion show Friday and continue the next day with dog yoga and canine costume and owner look-a-like contests. The final day, Sunday, will feature surfing competitions in the morning and afternoon. An expo featuring more than 40 pet-related vendors and organizations will run Saturday and Sunday.
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ENTERTAINMENT
By Greer Wylder | October 5, 2011
Make it a Saturday night of jazz by attending a live free performance by Hal Willis Jazz Band, with special guest Robin Fellows, at the Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort in Huntington Beach. The big-band jazz event starts at 7 p.m. with a second showing at 9 p.m. There will be a cash bar in the West Coast Club. If you decide to stay for dinner, a special menu will be available at Shades Restaurant & Bar. Reservations, which are required, can be made by calling (714) 845-8454.
NEWS
By Britney Barnes, britney.barnes@latimes.com | September 22, 2010
It isn't very often that students take fashion tips from their teachers, but then, teachers don't normally dress as thugs and women out for a night on the town. At Marine View Middle School on Wednesday afternoon, educators were teaching students what not to wear with a parade of dress-code violations – and a few "do's" – through a fashion show at a back-to-school assembly. "Take a hint from your teachers today and avoid these fashion don'ts," said fashion show emcee Kristin Spencer, an eighth-grade science and Spanish teacher.
NEWS
By Britney Barnes, britney.barnes@latimes.com | August 4, 2010
Huntington Beach High School will go head-to-head with five other high schools Friday in Hurley's Walk the Walk competition, and they are playing to win with near-daily practices with the competition just a day away. Nick Phipps, one of the 25 Huntington Beach High students in the show, has taken his preparations up a notch, watching what he eats and hitting the gym harder. But then, the 17-year-old is opening the performance in a Speedo. A black-and-orange cheetah-print Speedo.
FEATURES
By Britney Barnes | May 13, 2010
Finding a job is difficult for anyone, but imagine looking for one while homeless, after suffering domestic abuse or while undergoing treatment for substance abuse. Nearly 200 women will have the chance to become more confidant job candidates after a day of pampering and career help at Working Wardrobes’ Women’s Day of Self-Esteem in Fountain Valley on Sunday. Working Wardrobes started as a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping women and men coming out of crisis by providing free career assistance.
BUSINESS
July 9, 2009
Dogs can catch a wave in the Huntington Beach for SurfinPaws Dog Jam while raising money for the Orange County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals on Saturday. The event will feature a dog surf contest open to all dogs at the south end of the Dog Beach. The contest is free to the public to watch. After the competition, dogs and their owners can walk down the red carpet at a hula-themed party. There will be an auction, fashion show, hula dancers and an award ceremony for the winners of the surf contest.
FEATURES
By Candice Baker | March 19, 2009
The National Charity League Pacific Coast Chapter in Huntington Beach announced that it raised more than $35,000 earlier this month at its 12th annual Fashion Show Fundraiser and Luncheon at the Westin South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa. This year?s theme was ?Beach meets Chic, Coastal Couture on the Catwalk.? The latest styles were modeled by area high school seniors ; silent auction and ticket proceeds benefited scholarship recipients, the Oak View Resource Center and Project Self-Sufficiency.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 26, 2009
The National Charity League Pacific Coast Chapter in Huntington Beach will hold its 12th annual fashion show and luncheon at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Westin South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa. The ?Beach Meets Chic, Coastal Couture on the Catwalk? show also will include a silent auction. High school seniors who volunteer for the league will model clothes. Huntington Beach retailers that will volunteer their services include Diane?s Beachwear, Carmen Parks Boutique, Randi Boutique, No Rest For Bridget and Dali?
FEATURES
September 18, 2008
To submit an event, e-mail the information (including time, date, place and a short description) to hbindy@latimes.com with ?CHURCH EVENT? in the subject line. This calendar will not include ongoing events, such as weekly meetings. This is for one-time events, such as food drives, special presentations, and fundraisers. ? Walk To The Wetlands St. Peter?s By-the-Sea Presbyterian Church invites the public to join its Saturday Strollers from 8 to 9 a.m. for a walk to the wetlands.
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