Latest Topanga, California Stories

2014-09-25 12:31:27

SEATTLE, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the fall of 2015, adventurers in the San Fernando Valley can gear up for their outdoor outings at a new REI store. The nearly 30,000 square foot, two-story REI will be located at the Village at Westfield Topanga. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120306/SF65403LOGO The store will offer the top brands of outdoor gear and apparel for camping, climbing, cycling, fitness, hiking, paddling, snow sports and travel. In addition, REI Topanga's...

2012-08-12 23:02:04

Best Selling Author and founder of Quantum-Touch, Richard Gordon, is presenting a lecture titled, “New Human Abilities” on Aug 13th at 7:30 pm at the Agape International Spiritual Center, Aug 16th, 7:30 pm at the Artla Gallery-Bergamot Station and Aug 19th at the Topanga House at 2:00 pm. Richard´s work appears to redefine what it means to be a human being by demonstrating how powerfully people can accelerate the healing process. A group healing session will be given for all...

2009-12-03 11:03:00

TOPANGA, Calif., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Suzy Amis Cameron has created and developed "Red Carpet Green Dress" to benefit MUSE Elementary, a non-profit school in Topanga, California, she founded and for which she continues to serve as creative visionary. "Red Carpet Green Dress" is a dress contest providing opportunities for entrants around the globe to design a dress for Amis Cameron to wear on the red carpet this awards season. Amis Cameron developed "Red Carpet Green Dress" to stimulate...

2009-05-27 08:05:00

Record number of short film submissions promises biggest festival yet TOPANGA CANYON, Calif., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The critically acclaimed Topanga Film Festival is receiving a record number of film submissions, promising to deliver the best showcase of short films in its 5-year history. This open-air, boutique festival receives entries from around the globe and showcases a broad range of short films from documentaries, animation, drama, comedy and experimental. It is unique in its...

2009-05-13 14:33:00

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 HOLLYWOOD, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Motorcycle Charity Associates Inc. will conduct Stars and Stripes Hollywood Ride in conjunction with National Armed Forces Day. Assembling 8:00-10:00 a.m. on Hollywood Blvd., in front of the Kodak Theater, a motorized procession will bring together Wounded Warriors, Celebrities, Motorcycle Enthusiasts, and the Public to support the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). www.StarsandStripesVIPRide.weebly.com. The Wounded...

2008-07-31 21:00:20

By Zap2It, Chicago Jul. 31--The Style Network is looking to cook up its own version of "The Soup," and it's tapped actress Danielle Fishel as its head chef. The former "Boy Meets World" star will host a show called "The Dish," which will present a weekly look at what made news in the worlds of fashion, beauty and pop culture. It's scheduled to premiere Aug. 16. "This show is a first of its kind for the Style Network, and we're thrilled to have Danielle as host," says Salaam Coleman...

2005-10-01 14:28:09

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Firefighters have the upper hand on a wildfire on the outskirts of Los Angeles that has burned 24,000 acres and they expect to have it fully contained by Monday evening, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said on Saturday. "It looks like we're at about 40 percent containment," said Ron Haralson, an inspector with the department. "We're looking at having it 100 percent contained by Monday, 6 p.m." The so-called Topanga fire in hilly...

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  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.