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 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    July 23, 2015 

Bands Combine To Entertain Forum Crowd

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter There was a surprise at The Fabulous Forum on Saturday night at the Chicago/Earth, Wind & Fire – Heart & Soul concert. Both bands took the stage together for...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    July 9, 2015

Dodgers Are Missing Juan Uribe

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Several people have approached me recently complaining about the Dodgers’ slump and poor performance. They blame manager Don Mattingly, pitcher Clayton...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    June 11, 2015

Cardinals Continue to Dominate Dodgers

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter The Cardinals made a stop at Chavez Ravine for a four-game series against the Dodgers and continue to dominate them as the Redbirds, now with the best record in...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    May 28, 2015

A Grand Memorial Day At Dodger Stadium

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter After the moving pre-game tribute to the soldiers and veterans at the Memorial Day game, which was a highlight of the event, it was time to play ball. The Dodgers...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    May 14, 2015

Van Slyke, Greinke Add To Dodgers' Success

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter It was the Scott Van Slyke show at Dodger Stadium on Monday as he crushed a three-run walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth to beat the Miami Marlins 5-3....

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    May 7, 2015

Verdi Chorus Remains Brilliant After 32 Years

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter The Verdi Chorus pulled out all of their “Hidden Gems” for their Spring performances at the acoustically-sound First United Methodist Church in Santa Monica....

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    April 23, 2015

Gonzalez Leads Dodgers Into First Place

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Dodgers’ first baseman Adrian Gonzalez had his 13-game hitting streak halted on Sunday against the Rockies, but the Dodgers improved their win-streak to seven g...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    April 16, 2015

Coach Explains Why Kings Missed The Playoffs

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter It was the final regular season game for the Los Angeles Kings, a team that was eliminated from playoff contention, but they came out and ended the season with a...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    April 9, 2015

Rollins' Homer Gives Dodgers Opening Day Win

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Former Dodger Matt Kemp drove in all three of the Padres runs, but it was the former Philly, Jimmy Rollins, and his three-run blast in the eighth that would...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    March 19, 2015

Mozart Featured On LACO's Program

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Music Director Jeffrey Kahane served as musical “tour guide” for LACO’s annual “Discover” program, which this season...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    News    February 26, 2015

The First Yahrzeit of My Mom, Eileen Lieberman

By Steven Lieberman Of The Observer Staff (Read by Shmuel Greenwald at U. City Shul on Shabbos 2/21/15 – I sponsored Kiddush) My mom loved the U. City Shul and looked forward to attending the...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    February 26, 2015

Richie Furay Promotes Concert Tour, Solo Album

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Buffalo Springfield and Poco legendary singer-songwriter Richie Furay made an appearance with his band on Wednesday at The Grammy Museum at L.A. Live for a Q & A...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    February 19, 2015

Vanneli To Perform at Saban Theatre Saturday

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Since his debut release of "Crazy Life" in 1975, Gino Vanneli has remained one of the most distinctive voices in contemporary music and is passionate and true to...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    February 12, 2015

Humperdinck Comes To Saban Theatre

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter His name comes from the 19th century Austrian composer who wrote "Hansel & Gretel." His voice comes from heaven and he has been a legend in the international...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    February 5, 2015

A Salute To B.J. Thomas

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter “Raindrops ‘were’ fallin’ on my head” at the Grammy Museum when B.J. Thomas took the stage to speak about his singing career in a special Q & A and...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    January 29, 2015

Neil Sadaka Is Coming to Saban Theatre

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Neil Sedaka - singer, songwriter, composer, pianist, and author – will be performing at Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills as part of the KABC Legends Series on...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    January 22, 2015

Styx To Perform At Saban Theatre

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter On January 23, Styx and their front-man, Tommy Shaw, along with James “JY” Young, Lawrence Gowan, Todd Sucherman and Ricky Phillips (along with the...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    January 22, 2015

Ducks Win But Kings Honor Blake

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter The Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks met for the third time this season in the always much-anticipated “Freeway” rivalry at Staples Center on Saturday....

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    January 22, 2015

Cavaliers Add To Clippers' Frustration

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter The Clippers failed another mid-term exam on Friday. This time, the “professor” was league superstar LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers who ended up...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    January 15, 2015

Frankie Avalon Coming To Cerritos Center

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Get ready for an afternoon of fun when Rockin’ at the Beach hits the shores of the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts (CCPA) on Sunday, January 18, 3 pm....

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    January 15, 2015

Styx To Perform At Saban Theatre

On January 23, Styx and their front-man, Tommy Shaw, along with James “JY” Young, Lawrence Gowan, Todd Sucherman and Ricky Phillips (along with the occasional surprise appearance by original bassi...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    January 8, 2015

Clippers Explain Faults After Losing

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter The Clippers (23-12) failed their mid-term test on Monday by losing to the Atlanta Hawks (26-8), best record in the Eastern Conference, 107-98. The Hawks went...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    December 25, 2014

Chamber Orchestra Opens With Special Performance

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) opened its “Baroque Conversations” series on Thursday at Zipper Concert Hall at The Colburn School in downtown Los...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    December 25, 2014

Master Chorale Excels In Holiday Concert

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Grant Gershon, esteemed Artistic Director/Conductor of the Los Angeles Master Chorale (LAMC), filled the Walt Disney Concert Hall with his passion and joy as...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    December 25, 2014

Cat Stevens Appears At Nokia Theatre

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Yusuf, formerly known as the incomparable Cat Stevens, made a stop on his "Peace Train" on December 14 during his five-city swing of America to present his "U.S....

 

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