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Monthly Archives: November 2013

Jay Z to launch fashion line at Barneys despite controversy

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Los Angeles: Music producer-singer Jay Z will launch his fashion line at Barneys despite complaints that the multi-designer store racially discriminates against its customers. The 43-year-old, whose real name is Shawn Carter, has released a statement on his website announcing he will continue launching his line at the New York store. “I am in a […]

Chris Brown Is Moving to Malibu

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Chris Brown Is Moving to Malibu The R&B singer reportedly has made an offer on a house in “an exclusive, gated community.” (Chris Brown is leaving Hollywood for Malibu. (Photo Credit: Getty Images, Kevin Winter) Chris Brown is leaving Hollywood for Malibu, according to TMZ. The celebrity news website reported, “Chris wrote an offer on a […]

Charter school on Westside creates extra traffic, ruffling neighbors

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By Martha Groves When a privately run charter school opened in August on the campus of a traditional elementary school, a quiet Westside neighborhood suddenly found itself inundated with traffic during morning drop-off and afternoon pickup, one resident recalled. “People parked in front of driveways, didn’t use crosswalks and moved trash bins without permission,” said […]

Confirmed: Homes in Malibu Are Very Expensive

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With the tech industry booming and real-estate values rising, Northern California has lately had the upper hand in the long-running feud between Northern California and Southern California. So here’s some good news for (select) homeowners in Southern California: Los Angeles and Orange Counties have the nation’s two most expensive real-estate markets, beating out Northern California. […]