April 3, 1998 |
Sun America Inc. has acquired San Diego broker-dealers Sentra Securities Corp. and Spelman & Co. Sun America said Richard and Kaye Woltman, principal owners of Sentra and Spelman, will continue to run the two companies in San Diego as units of Sun America Financial Network. Spelman and Sentra have a total of about 500 registered representatives in the U.S.
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November 24, 2002 |
Buddy Kaye, a songwriter and lyricist whose work was recorded by Frank Sinatra, Perry Como, Barry Manilow and Pat Boone, has died. He was 84. Kaye died of a heart attack Thursday at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, according to his son Richard. Born Jules Leonard Kaye in New York City, Kaye played saxophone as a young man in local clubs and on ocean cruises. He was also learning to become a songwriter, and began his career in the late 1930s.
December 9, 1999 |
From Richard Kaye, creator and artistic director of Glaxa Studios, the alternative theater complex on Sunset Boulevard in Silver Lake, comes Cirxa, a new restaurant on the same block. With more enthusiasm than restaurant experience or money, he's turned a drafty barn of a space into somewhere to eat before the theater--eliminating the tension of wondering whether you're going to make the curtain in time.
April 3, 1998 |
Although an estimated 40% of new car customers are leasing their cars these days, a large number of consumers still struggle with the complexities of the deals and don't always negotiate effectively. A lease is generally far more difficult to analyze than a loan, since it involves not only an interest rate but a front-end payment and back-end residual.
May 24, 2006 |
ALL that just-picked produce overflowing stalls at the Hollywood Farmers Market, and no kitchen. No kitchen. It just doesn't make sense. Apparently, the market agrees. It plans an ambitious multifunction kitchen that will operate six days a week, occupying a 1,500-square-foot space on Morningside Court, at the east end of the market. One of its functions will be cooking for you, the shopper.
July 17, 1997 |
The scene you had to make this weekend wasn't at a club, but at a rehearsal studio in the far reaches of North Hollywood (at Vanowen and Vineland), where the guys of Devo proved they were indeed men on Sunday by performing two hot and sweaty back-to-back shows, a preview of the seminal New Wavers' Lollapalooza set (the group joins the tour this week for some Midwest dates). Although the band invited friends and family to the shows, which took place at 3 and 6 p.m.