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And to all of you as well. Here’s to a wonderful new year!
Demolition of the Four Star building is scheduled to begin soon. It’s a shame.
It looks as if the Chief is the Perris again. It has gotten a new coat of paint and it now reads “Perris” where “Chief” was on the building.
The Ace Hotel opened to the public earlier this week. Here is the link to the hotel’s website: http://www.acehotel.com/losangeles?gclid=CNuM0szr77sCFe1xQgodRDgAgA.
The Los Angeles Historic Theatres Foundation (http://www.lahtf.org/) is hosting an “All About the United Artists” tour for the public on February 1st, 2014.
What a tremendous amount of valuable information! Great research job, RSM3853.
Thanks to all at Cinema Treasures for what you continue to do for the history and futures of cinemas around the world. Happy Thanksgiving to you all.
I added a photo to the gallery of Wickenburg Way from the late 1960s. It is a Kodachrome slide that I found in a projector from an estate sale.
I was thrilled to see that the theatre is not only still standing but still in operation.
Photos of the ceiling restoration project: http://m.stltoday.com/entertainment/arts-and-theatre/fox-theatre-restoration-project-gives-a-view-from-the-top/article_b9185e97-2bb1-5cdc-88e2-86c89c7e97e1.html?mobile_touch=true
I learned this week of the passing of longtime Cove manager Spencer Wilson. I was lucky to know him. http://www.lajollalight.com/2011/11/26/former-cove-theater-manager-spence-wilson-99-died-on-thanksgiving-day/
I think this is fantastic news! Anyone who wonders how much demand there will be needs to look just blocks away to the summertime Cinespia screenings at Hollywood Forever, which pack viewers in and have people coming from all over southern California to attend. I am looking forward to experiencing what the Academy has in store.
Thank you all for another year!
Thanks for the info, saps. I enjoyed in the documentary how they revisited the theatres of Woody’s youth.
Diane Keaton worked here! She shared that with Jon Stewart on “The Daily Show”, 11/16/11.
I am going to need to get on that “top uploaders” list….
There’s a blog post on how to do it on the main CT page.
Thank you, Ed! I appreciate it very much. Is the elevated platform still there?
The photographer, Vivian Maier, spent time photographing urban areas of both New York and Chicago. Thank you with your help putting a spot on the map for me.
I love the new site, and am especially looking forward to uploading pictures.
Congrats and thanks to all involved!
The Google car needs to hit downtown Pomona again now that the theatre is renovated and its marquee so beautiful!
I am so excited!!!!
That sounds fantastic!
The Fox Pomona can be seen in the “Goodbye, Michael” episode of “The Office”, which aired on 4/28/11.
For those in the know, is this View link the Corona the page is about?
A photo I took of the Academy on 4-16-11: