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August 4, 2000 | NANCY CLEELAND, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A major contributor to Al Gore's campaign is being vilified for strenuously fighting recent union efforts in Santa Monica, setting up a potentially embarrassing confrontation between labor and big money during the Democratic National Convention. Jonathan Tisch, the New York-based CEO of Loews Hotels, has been lampooned by puppeteers and found guilty in a mock trial by union protesters outside his Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.
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NEWS
August 4, 2000 | NANCY CLEELAND, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A major contributor to Al Gore's campaign is being vilified for strenuously fighting recent union efforts in Santa Monica, setting up a potentially embarrassing confrontation between labor and big money during the Democratic National Convention. Jonathan Tisch, the New York-based CEO of Loews Hotels, has been lampooned by puppeteers and found guilty in a mock trial by union protesters outside his Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.
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BUSINESS
January 10, 1989
President Jonathan M. Tisch has been named chief executive at Loews Hotels. Tisch has been president since 1986, and he has also been a director of Loews Corp. Robert J. Hausman remains chairman.
NATIONAL
December 20, 2005 | From Associated Press
A small fire broke out in Radio City Music Hall on Monday during a performance of its "Christmas Spectacular," sending the audience into the street, along with the Rockettes, camels and Santa Claus. The audience returned after 45 minutes, and the show went on, said Jonathan Tisch, chairman of the city tourism bureau, who was attending the program. "Everybody left very quickly, very calmly," he said. "The Radio City people did a great job."
BUSINESS
August 11, 2000 | Nancy Cleeland
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee will move its headquarters from the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, the site of a heated labor dispute, but will retain the dozens of rooms it had booked there for the four-day Democratic convention next week. The DCCC will move a few blocks north to the unionized Fairmont Miramar Hotel. The decision came after John Wilhelm, national president of the hotel workers union, wrote House Minority Leader Richard A. Gephardt (D-Mo.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 15, 2014 | By David Ng
Her name is at the top of the masthead of Vogue magazine. This spring, it will also grace the newly renovated costume institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The Met announced Tuesday that it is naming the building housing its costume institute after Anna Wintour, the editor in chief of Vogue. The Anna Wintour Costume Center is scheduled to reopen to the public May 8 after extensive renovations.  Museum officials said the curatorial department will continue to be known as the Costume Institute.
ENTERTAINMENT
June 6, 1993 | Steve Hochman
If the annual "battle" between Los Angeles and New York over the Grammys seemed awfully quiet this year, there's a reason: There was no battle. The Burbank-based National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences was so disappointed with Los Angeles' handling of this year's Grammy activities that it didn't ask L.A. to bid on the 1994 Grammy Awards.
ENTERTAINMENT
March 2, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Service Reports
Singing the praises of New York, Mayor David Dinkins and tourism industry leaders today declared an all-out drive to bring the annual Grammy Awards ceremony back to the Big Apple from Los Angeles. "They feel that they have the divine right to host the Grammys forever," cried Loews Hotels President Jonathan Tisch. "We think it's time for the Grammys to come home to New York."
SPORTS
November 5, 1998 | Times Wire Services
Billionaire brothers Laurence and Preston Robert Tisch said they will step down as co-chief executives of Loews Corp. by year's end and turn management of the company over to their sons. The Tisch brothers, widely known as Larry and Bob, built Loews from a single hotel in 1946 into one of the country's largest diversified corporations, with more than $20 billion in revenue. Its holdings include cigarette maker Lorillard Inc., Loews Hotels and watchmaker Bulova Corp.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 1, 1991 | STEVE HOCHMAN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
New York City is expected to be awarded the 1992 Grammy Awards show for the second consecutive year at a news conference scheduled for 8 a.m. (PDT) today at New York City Hall. Mike Greene, president of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, with Mayor David Dinkins at his side, is expected to name Radio City Music Hall as the site for February's 34th annual ceremony, which is the music industry's top awards show.
BUSINESS
August 10, 2000 | NANCY CLEELAND, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, embroiled in a labor dispute that has spilled over to next week's Democratic National Convention, has promised in writing to refrain from a series of illegal activities in order to settle federal charges of unfair labor practices.
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