Television

Chatting with Stan Chambers

creditLA Observed contributor Jacob Soboroff caught up with local TV news legend Stan Chambers in Hollywood at KTLA's 60th anniversary bash. Click on the pic to watch the short video over at Native Intelligence. There's a lot of other good stuff around LA Observed today:

  • Some mix of voyeurism, sympathy, and sadness drew Jenny Price to the scene of the Malibu fires, which created the wrong kind of beach access. Native Intelligence
  • Charlie Collins has logged 50 years behind the counter of The Apple Pan on West Pico. TJ Sullivan says that makes him "a living memorial to a time when there was truth in the promise of the American dream for most anyone." Native Intelligence
  • Eric Dregni's Zamboni: The Coolest Machines on Ice is David Davis's favorite new book. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar also has a new book out. SoCal Sports Observed
  • An unscheduled, and apparently unlicensed, demolition on Lucretia Street has Echo Park in an uproar. Chicken Corner

More by Kevin Roderick:
John Severson, 83, founder of Surfer magazine
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Gil Cedillo, Nick Melvoin win LA runoffs*
LA Observed Notes: Baca goes down, LAX shuffle, media moves
LA Observed Notes: Big TV news, media moves, obits and more
Recent Television stories on LA Observed:
'SoCal Connected' gets new KCET season and exec producer
Cecilia Alvear, 77, trail blazing NBC News producer
Robert Osborne, 84, host on Turner Classic Movies
Midweek notes: Xavier Becerra, Jeff Michael, P-45 and more
Tony Valdez retires from Fox 11 news, last of a generation
Gwen Ifill, Washington journalist, 61
Vin Scully tribute to air live across SoCal
KTLA will air Vin Scully's final six games


 

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