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  • The Pixies, NBA history, award winning T.V series and more…This week from Israel.

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    3 weeks ago

    Starbucks embrace new Israel technology

    Talk about a major BDS fail! Tables in Starbucks coffee shops are to be outfitted with Israeli-developed Powermat charging pad technology, where customers can place their compatible devices and charge them wirelessly. The Powermats are...

  • Guide dog helps champion blind golfer stay the course

    By Ayala Or-el

    December 12, 2013 | 12:39 pm

    Zohar Sharon can count on having the company of two others when he takes to the golf course — his caddy and his guide dog.

    “She is always there for me,” he said of Venus, a yellow Labrador/golden retriever cross. “She comes with me to play golf every day. She’s simply great.”

    ...
  • Golfing for good

    By  Lee Barnathan

    September 3, 2013 | 4:43 pm

    Ethan Davidson estimates that he was only 5 or 6 when he heard the comparisons to Tiger Woods. 

    “I was shocked,” he said. “I didn’t know I’d be that good, and I didn’t know I could pursue [golf] because I didn’t know I was that good. I thought I was just the average player.”

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  • Dating 101: Sex & Golf

    By Ilana Angel

    August 22, 2013 | 12:45 pm

    Just when I think I have heard it all, I come across a man that reminds me there is nothing more horrific than dating.  I often wonder if these men are only found in Los Angeles.  Is LA the hardest city In the world to date?  I live here so of course I will say yes, but I’m...

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  • The cutest golf rapper ever

    by Joe Winkler, JTA

    July 19, 2013 | 2:43 pm

    Need a way to beat the heat? We guarantee you will forget about the weather watching this adorable 5-year old, Caleb, rap about golf, his favorite game, in this viral video.

    Take THAT, heat wave.

  • Four-wheel drive

    April 25, 2011 | 1:00 pm

    From a distance, Sam Geta looks as if he is standing upright in an Elvis Presley-esque knock-kneed stance. He hits his approach shot and cheers triumphantly as his ball finds the edge of the green. He replaces the club in his golf bag, then lifts his legs one at a time back onto the...

  • It’s a Wonderful Life… in Florida…

    By Julia Bendis

    February 22, 2011 | 12:23 pm

    In the last six years, I along with my husband and kids have lived in many different cities.  In part its due to my husband’s profession; having been in the entertainment field for over 20 years, its just a way of life.  Moving away from Orange County a few years ago was the hardest...

  • Golfer sues course, claims religious discrimination

    February 18, 2011 | 4:07 pm

    As the PGA Northern Trust Open gets under way at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, golfer Wade Morris finds himself on the sideline, a victim of what he says is religious discrimination.

    Morris has filed suit against Angeles National Golf Club in Sunland, alleging that the...

  • Baja community begins where the land ends

    By Adam Wills

    October 5, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Waves rush over a pebbled beach as the tensions of city life melt away. The Mexican sun hangs languidly overhead, bleaching colorful kayaks stacked along the shoreline. Hovering far off in the deep blue skies, parasailors are dwarfed by the arriving Carnival cruise ship that will...
  • A Hole In One for a Good Cause

    August 3, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    The Gift of Culture

    Bram Goldsmith, chair of City National Corporation, and his wife, Elaine, long-time supporter of the arts, donated $5 million to the future Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, with the result that a 500-seat theater will become the...

  • 5766

    By Rob Eshman

    September 29, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    A foursome was tramping the fairway toward the seventh hole at Hillcrest Country Club last Saturday when two coyotes appeared from out of the shrubs. The golfers were close enough to see that one animal was female and the other clearly male. That's how close they were.

    Every...

  • Cruise Vacation Worth the Weight

    By Tom Tugend

    December 19, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Here's a tip to non-Jewish travelers looking for a low-cost vacation cruise.

    Pick your cruise dates to include the Jewish High Holidays in September or October, because then the ships offer their deepest discounts to fill the empty berths left by the noticeable absence of Jewish...

  • Basketball and Life

    By Ari Morguelan

    May 3, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    "Be Quick -- But Don't Hurry: Finding Success in the Teachings

    of a Lifetime" by Andrew Hill with John Wooden

    (Simon & Schuster, $20)

    Andrew Hill should be considered a very lucky man. The 50-year-old Los Angeles native played basketball at UCLA in the 1970s under the auspices of...

  • Open Season

    By Jeff Wallach

    January 4, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    Those who see little distinction between religion and golf might be tempted to daven with their heads pointed northwest, toward Pebble Beach. But the Monterey Peninsula also has plenty of other great golf courses to make you pray for a great short game -- and a reservation.



    If...

  • Up Front

    May 28, 1998 | 8:00 pm

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Attention: Jim Cameron

    When my family gets...