June 19, 1989 |
In the world of "P.M. Magazine," the San Diego edition is a survivor, a proven ratings warrior. With energetic hosts Pat Brown and Dave Hood leading the way, the show regularly defeats its competition, holding down the key 7 p.m. time slot for KFMB-TV (Channel 8). It even beats the Big Daddy of syndicated television shows, "Wheel of Fortune." "I wish we could do as well in all markets against 'Wheel,' " said Nancy Alspaugh, executive producer in the national offices of "P.M."
September 26, 1986 |
It's right there in the Santa Barbara Health & Fitness Guide. "Welcome to Santa Barbara . . . where fitness is more than a fad . . . where the people are as beautiful as the community. . . . Yes, Santa Barbara is more than a beautiful community. It is a community of beautiful people." Certainly it is not a matter to be discussed in board rooms, classrooms or from the pulpit. Are gorgeous people born or made? Does like attract like?
October 24, 1991
"There are three major drives in man: food, sex and rewriting someone else's musical." --Charles Strouse, composer of the upcoming Broadway musical "Nick and Nora," in M magazine.
February 27, 2013 |
Anne Hathaway surprised the fashion world by wearing Prada -- not Valentino -- to the Academy Awards on Sunday. It was a surprise because the actress is personally close to Valentino Garavani, who even designed her wedding gown. What happened? Hathaway's representative has now released a statement explaining that she had planned to wear a Valentino creation to the Oscars, but at the last minute -- well, Saturday night -- discovered it was very similar to a gown someone else planned to wear.
February 27, 1989 |
Oscar-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch and journalist Terre Blair will marry on May 29, 1989, the couple has announced. Hamlisch, 44, has won three Oscars--two for "The Way We Were" and one for "The Sting"--a Tony award, four Grammys and a Pulitzer Prize for his music and writing. He will be musical director for next month's Academy Awards telecast. Blair, a former correspondent and producer for "The Today Show," "ABC Wide World of Sports," "P.M.
April 20, 1986
The Jeffrey Foundation will honor Sybil Brand at a birthday luncheon at 11 a.m. May 8 at the Century Plaza, 2025 Avenue of the Stars, Century City. "This Is Your Life, Sybil Brand" will be filmed with Debbie Maffett and Bob Seagren of television's "P.M. Magazine" as hosts. Several celebrities are expected to attend. A silent auction and fashion show will feature celebrity models. Tickets are $50 each. Reservations can be made by calling (213) 479-0929.