Dysfunction Junction. (VNCC)


The board members, at least eight of them, gathered last night at the Marvin Braude Center in Van Nuys, as they do every month. I sat in the audience wearing my J Crew crew neck sweater, corduroy trousers and Nike shoes. I had washed my face and brushed my teeth. Groomed, I felt oddly out…

Beverly Hills’ Finest Hour.


After the Party...., originally uploaded by Here in Van Nuys. Last year, Money Magazine, in its annual Best Places to Live issue, reported some interesting facts about Beverly Hills, CA, population 33,974. The median (average) family income was $142,180 and the average home price was $1.5 million. By reputation, many would imagine that there are…