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About 250 people gathered at the OASIS Senior Center last week to remember famed ukulele player Bill Tapia in a celebration of his life that had originally been planned as his 104th birthday party. "This is his kind of party," said John McDonald of San...
Tags: Music, Clark Gable, Patsy Cline, Billie Holiday, Keith Miller
Imperial Valley Press Staff WriterHenry Ford, Georgia O’Keefe, Shirley Temple and Cleopatra were among the eclectic historical figures who shared facts about themselves to an assemblage of parents and friends. The history makers were part of the inaugural “A Walk Through...
I love movies. Of course, we still have movies, but nothing like those in my growing up years. Remember the Saturday afternoon westerns? Hopalong Cassidy, Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, the Lone Ranger and Tonto and Buck Jones were just a few that filled our...
Ukulele player Bill Tapia, who was a regular participant in the OASIS Senior Center's ukulele club, died Friday in his Westminster home. He was 103 and died peacefully in his sleep, his website states. "With a career that spanned over 90 years, he was...
100 Years Ago Paying a call From the Times' social column: "Miss Marie Wylie of Fairview has returned home after visiting Mrs. Estelle Bach of Walbrook. Mrs. Ella Tillman of Baltimore, visited her mother Mrs. Samuel Longfelter last week. Mr. and...
Bill Tapia, a virtuoso ukulele player from Hawaii who learned to strum the instrument at age 7, performed for U.S. troops during World War I and was still touring and teaching well after hitting the century mark, has died. He was 103. Tapia died in his...
24 Frames"I feel like a zombie," Jennifer Lawrence said to a fellow cast mate, as she eyed a line of fans that swirled around the courtyard of the Nokia Theatre. On Sunday -- Lawrence's first day off in weeks -- the actress had made the trek to downtown Los...
24 FramesOn Saturday evening, the TCM Classic Film Festival will be screening a selection of Hollywood figures' home movies at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel – you can see Esther Williams teaching her children how to swim, Steve McQueen taking his two kids to...
Sybil Jason, 83, a former child actress signed by the Warner Brothers Studio to rival Twentieth Century Fox star Shirley Temple, died Aug. 23 at her home in Northridge, her family announced. She had chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Born in Cape...
It was not a special occasion, but it was a lack of pasta that drove my decision to eat out. The 50-pound boy, accompanied by his mom, was off for two-and-a-half hours of running in full gear into football tackling dummies, and their dad was working late...
A Trip Down Memory Lane Sisters Farrah and Ava Davis know all the words to and regularly sing “Good Ship Lollipop,” made famous by Shirley Temple in the 1930’s, have many friends and fans who are senior citizens, and are very familiar...
Touristic, glorious and romantic, some of Germany's best attractions are in Bavaria. My favorites are three of King Ludwig II's castles: stocky Hohenschwangau, his boyhood home; the nearby and fanciful Neuschwanstein, his dream escape; and Linderhof,...
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