March 4, 2000
Irma Lemus HILLSIDE DISTRICT -- From turn-of-the-century designs that would have been at home in the ballroom of Titanic to the more daring James Bond-girl fashions of the 1960s, classic threads were the order of the day at Woodbury University's second annual vintage fashion show. In addition to modeling items from some of the biggest names in names in 20th century fashion design, the Woodbury students who took part in Wednesday's event wowed an appreciative crowd with articles dating back to the 1850s.
April 30, 2003
Jackson Bell Woodbury fashion design students will display their work at Woodbury University's 39th annual fashion show, "Metropolo: A Mid-Century Night's Dream." Sunday's show at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles will begin with a cocktail and dinner reception, followed by the catwalk presentation, which will feature the works of 30 students. "We have a lot of people who will come and see the show, and it's wonderful exposure for people to see what the students are doing," said Penny Collins, chairwoman of the university's fashion department.
May 14, 2005
Guild celebrates women at fashion show Women from all walks of life were celebrated during Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild's annual luncheon and fashion show recently at the Sheraton Universal Hotel. As the theme was "Wonderful World of Women," some of those identified by master of ceremonies Kathy Buckley as being in attendance were Beverly Garland, hotel entrepreneur, actress Susan Ruttan, Patricia Modrzejewski, executive director of the medical center's foundation, and from the medical center Sister Mary Prendergast, cardiologist Dr. Martha Preciado and nurse LaTanya Harris.
February 11, 2014
The Patrons Club of Glendale Community College began its new year with the installation of officers during a brunch last month at the Castaway restaurant. Betty Musacco has served as president a couple times and is happily taking on another term. She accepted the gavel from Carolyn Payne, who is now first vice president. Also on the board are Marianne Jennings, second vice president, bravely stepping in again as chairwoman of the annual fashion show; Geri Costello and Shirley Wright, third vice presidents; Judy Gorham, treasurer; Pat Beggs, recording secretary; and Margaret Hammond, corresponding secretary.
July 3, 2012
While summer officially arrived on June 20, most folks don't really get into the swing of the season until today. There's just something about the Fourth of July, with its celebrations, family get-togethers and barbecues that says summer is here! The Burbank Emblem Club did their part to welcome in the summer of 2012 as they presented their summer luncheon and fashion show this past week. Staged under the theme “Summer Fashions” at the Elks Lodge on Hollywood Way, members and guests were welcomed by the event's chairwoman, Elaine Paonessa.
January 29, 2013
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild is inviting women to join its membership and participate in projects that support the Burbank medical center. Guild members who staff the Gift Gallery in the medical center's lobby and organize the annual fashion show and luncheon at the Universal Sheridan Hotel in April. Those attending this show see, along with the models, medical center doctor on the runway. The guild also has a social component. Members attend three card parties a year at Lakeside Golf Club, and there are monthly luncheon meetings at the hospital that include an informative speaker or entertainment.
October 28, 2006
La Providencia Guild has 'Razzle Dazzle' fashion show La Providencia Guild of Childrens Hospital Los Angeles is getting ready for its 45th annual fundraiser fashion show, "Razzle Dazzle." The Burbank-based guild was founded July 30, 1947. The group also has an annual spring cotillion and runs a thrift shop on Magnolia Boulevard, all benefiting the hospital. This year's Associates Project is for orthopedic endowments and the new hospital building. This fashion show event will be on Sunday and is by invitation only.
October 23, 2004
Take a chance at casino night One doesn't have to leave town to experience the excitement that Vegas offers. For this year's fall event, Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild is planning a "Monte Carlo Casino Night" on Nov. 6 at Lakeside Golf Club in Toluca Lake. Co-chairwomen Janice Khoury and Josie McCurley of Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild are planning an array of games, like blackjack, dice tables, roulette and a wheel of fortune.