Sunday, December 19, 2010

Diversity News Magazine & Maryam Talk Radio from KLAS FM Official Media Partners

Diversity News Magazine on the net at ( and Maryam Talk Radio from KLAS FM are now official media partners.
“I am very proud, happy and excited to be partners with such a well known and established company and very honored to be partners with Diversity News Publications.” Said Maryam Shepardson, Maryam Talk Radio Host. She continue “I decided to become partners with Diversity News Magazine mainly because I really enjoy reading up on Diversity’s latest news and breaking story’s from the magazine.”
Diversity News Publications it is very selected whom they want to be affiliated but after researching and thinking about their readership interests and by putting them first, partnership with Maryam Talk Radio of KLAS FM the is another benefit for the current loyal readers of the online consumer news magazine.
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“I think it will benefit both of us because we are able to connect both our audience and listeners with one another and reach a lot of variety of different styles genre’s of people.” Concluded Ms. Shepardson.

Maryam with Eric Zuley“I am very excited to officially welcome Maryam Talk Radio from KLAS FM, especially their host Maryam Shepardson to the Diversity News Publications Media Networks.” Said Esteban Steven Escobar, Executive Editor-In-Chief from Diversity News Magazine. He added “ I have to agree with her that with this new partnership we both are going to benefit and most important our audience and the is a win situation.”
Diversity News Publications also controls and operates other online sites such as: “Diversity News Hollywood”, “Diversity News Online” and “Diversity News Los Angeles”. Many of our photos and articles get reposted on the above mention publications.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010


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Thursday, August 26, 2010

ESTEBAN ESCOBAR Named LA County Events Examiner for

On Tuesday, August 24, 2010 Diversity News Publications in association with EEEnterprises announced on Tuesday, August 24, 2010 that Esteban Escobar Aka Steven have been named LA County Events Examiner for

Esteban Escobar is also currently the Hollywood Events Examiner for
Said Esteban Escobar. Editor of Diversity News Magazine, WTV Blog and Hollywood & LA County Events Examiner
“I am so honored to have a second title with I want to thanks all my fans which are readers, subscribers and my industry friends for been loyal and helping me in getting more readers, articles comments and subscribers.”
For complete coverage click on link or Visit Diversity News Magazine

ESTEBAN ESCOBAR Named LA County Events Examiner for

Saturday, August 21, 2010

Crimes Of The Heart – A Heartfelt and Entertaining Journey‏

Beth Henley’s Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy, ”Crimes of the Heart” opened on Friday night, August 13, 2010 at the Whitmore Lindley Theatre in North Hollywood, CA. Directed by Veronica DiPippo and produced by Alicia Benavides Greenfield and Sonia Curtis Acerra the story takes place in Hazelhurst, Mississippi.

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Crimes Of The Heart – A Heartfelt and Entertaining Journey‏

Thursday, August 5, 2010

Crimes of the Heart by Beth Henley, Premieres at The Whitmore Theater directed by Veronica DiPippo

On Friday, July 30 ,2010 Get Real Productions announced in a press release the limited engagement of Crimes of the Heart by Beth Henley, premieres at The Whitmore Lindley Theater directed by Veronica DiPippo.

The prestigious play will be directed by Award Winning Filmmaker, Director and Writer Veronica DiPippo and produced by Sonia Curtis Acerra and Alicia Benavides Greenfield.

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Crimes of the Heart by Beth Henley, Premieres at The Whitmore Theater directed by Veronica DiPippo

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Gary Spears Host Shine On 2 Hollywood Music Showcase; The Hottest Event Of The Summer, Benefits Hope 4 Children

The hot heat did not stop people from coming to the hottest event of the summer, “Shine On 2.”
Shine On 2 Hollywood: A Music Showcase;”Artists Meet The Industry” Benefiting Hope 4 Children was held on July 15, 2010 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at the Celebrity Center in Hollywood, CA.
“Arnold G is extremely passionate about his business and, seems quite sincere in helping seasoned talent reach new heights in their careers! The powerful cast of music and film industry professionals assembled for SHINE ON 2 will certainly help set the stage for some powerful breakthrough moments!” said Pixie Monroe, Casting Director Film and Television.
The guests started to arrive 2 hours before the show and lined up to check in and get escorted to the seating area. Media/press and photographers arrived at the same time, they signed in, got their media badges, and were escorted to their assigned areas to start taking photos of the VIP’s, artists, panelists and event production team.
“I have tremendous respect for Shine On Host, Gary Spears: As a host, performer, radio personality and long-time friend. Gary’s been a dedicated friend and has served as the co-host on one of my passion projects, a radio podcast entitled; “Casting Hope” for the past several years. He’s also been cast in numerous film and television projects since leaving mainstream radio and definitely always displays a high level of energy, humor and professionalism in his works”. Ms. Monroe concluded.
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Shine On 2 Hollywood Music Showcase; The Hottest Event Of The Summer, Benefits Hope 4 Children

Monday, July 12, 2010

The Treasure Box (Food) A Solution During This Recession

As you all know the recession is not over yet and many of us (including writers and people from the entertainment industry) have to adjust our budget in expending less including food.

On June 30, 2010 Paul Magers and Pat Harvey of CBS 2 Los Angeles reported in their 11:00 pm news section about a company named Good Source Solutions the have created “The Treasure Box.”

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Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Jane Velez-Mitchell to receive Person of the Year Award at CSW 40th LA PRIDE

On Thursday, May 13, 2010 Christopher Street West producer of LA PRIDE announced the 2010 Honorees names recipients for the 40th LA Pride celebration.

The honorees for this year pride are Jane Velez-Mitchell – Person of the Year Award, Nadia Sutton – Morris Kight Lifetime Achievement Award, Best in Drag Show – CSW Special Community Award, HONOR PAC – CSW Special Community Award, Guy Baldwin – Berman/Schaffer Award, Bamby Salcedo – Connie Norman Award, Ari Ruiz – Outstanding Youth Leader Award, Sheryl Lee Ralph – George Moscone Award, Reverend Dr. Neil G. Thomas – Harvey Milk Award, West Coast Singers – Pat Parker Arts Award, D.I.V.A. – Torie Osborn / Dick Michaels Media Award and M·A·C Cosmetics – The Sheldon Andelson Award.

“I can think of a better person more deserving then Jane to get this award. Congratulations Jane you are a light in this world and you do much to help make the world a better place.” said Fawn, dance hit recording artist.

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Jane Velez-Mitchell to receive Person of the Year Award at CSW 40th LA PRIDE

Friday, March 26, 2010

Shane Facchinello 1st Place Winner of Local Celebrity, Los Angeles 2010

Like many things that start, they also have an end. Local Celebrity LA 2010, a singing reality competition started on 1-17-2010 and ran for eights weeks ending on March 21, 2010. People arrived earlier to be on the red carpet which was close to 50 feet long. The grand finale was held on Sunday, March 21st at the Celebrity Centre Pavilion Theater in the heart of Hollywood, which is located at 5930 Franklin Ave., Hollywood, CA 90028.

First the red carpet ran from 7pm to 8pm. Then the show started at 8pm, and it ended at 9:45pm. Later, people were invited again to take photos on the red carpet. About 200 people attended the grand finale of 2010 Local Celebrity LA, including media outlets and production staff.

" When cultural diversity meets talent, you end up having a well done competition, where skills, hard work, and creativity will have the final word. Fascinated by the level of professionalism and dedication displayed by both organizers and contestants." said Aura Imbarus, Ph.D., author of "Out of the Transylvania Night."

The top five finalist contestants were Rosy Donovan, Shane Facchinello, Leah Turner, Leandro Fossi and Christina Aldana. The show opened with a group performance by Rosy Donovan, Leah Turner, Leandro Fossi and Christina Aldana singing "I Got a Feeling," by Black Eyed Peas.

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Shane Facchinello 1st Place Winner of Local Celebrity, Los Angeles 2010

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Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Actress and Model Emma Zerner to host Fashion Show on March 20th

On March 20, 2010 from 7:00 pm at West Valley Boys and Girls Club. Actress and model Emma Zerner will be hosting the fashion show, in addition to selling her Tina Summers line, Junquie Girl Collection (costume accessories and jewelry).

Please see flyer for more information or visit

Emma Zerner is half Swedish, quarter French, and born in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. Emma is an actress and model, who currently resides in Los Angeles. She is 5'7.5", 115lbs, size 2 to 4, with a very fair complexion, and very long dark hair, hazel eyes.
You can find more information about Emma Zerner at, and her blog,"EMMA ZERNER," at, is her primary blog, is always up-to-date on bookings, appearances, and is run and written by Emma Zerner.
For bookings and appearances please contact:

Friday, February 5, 2010

So You Think You Can Sing? Talent Singing Competition

So You Think You Can Sing? it was held on Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at ULTRA SUEDE 661 N Robertson Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069.

The show started at 8:00pm to 10:30 pm and is a 10 week competition held every Wednesday. The judges are Sundafu Kawah, Sandy Sachs and Maestro Alex Varden, M.A. The Event is hosted by Saskia Webber.

So You Think You Can Sing? is a singing competition that is open to male and females twenty-one and over. The show is similar to Local Celebrity LA, Fame and American Idol.

The winner of So You Think You Can Sing if is female needs to perform during the weekend of March 31-April 4th. If male, needs to perform during the weekend of April 9-12th, 2010. Also winner will receive a demo package furnished by their music producer.
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Saturday, January 16, 2010

Arnold G to be a judge at Local Celebrity Los Angeles, a singing competition

California Talent announced on a press release Friday, January 15, 2010 about LOCAL CELEBRITY LOS ANGELES, A Singing Competition

The Event Judges are Arnold G; International dance/pop recording artist, songwriter, dancer and performer, Fawn; Recording artist, songwriter and performer and Kris Searle; Singer, songwriter and international recording artist/performer.

The event will be held on 1-17-2010 at Eleven Night Club and Restaurant located 8811 Santa Monica Blvd West Hollywood, CA 90069 from 9pm to 11pm.

The singing competition show will be open by: Denicar Bergancia.
The new contestants names and songs for Week: 1, is INSPIRATION
GG SMITH, Take me as I am by Mary J. Blige, DIANA VEGA, Hot and Cold by Katy Perry, RACHEL ESCALERA, How come you don’t call me by Alisha Keys, ROSY DONOVAN, Hurt by Christina Aguilera, TARA THOMAS, Hero by Mariah Carey, BRIAN MILLER, End of the Road by Boys II Men, MIKA MULKEY, Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Hawaiian Style: Israel Kamakawiwo’ole or Bradduh Iz, NATE GAINES, Cherie Amor by Stevie Wonder, LEANDRO FOSSI, Someday by Rob Thomas and SHANE FACCHINELLO, I Believe I Can Fly by R. Kelly.

Per event producers the purpose of Local Celebrity Los Angeles is to provide another outlet for so many of our talented singers’ right here in Los Angeles. This competition may be for those that have been overlooked at some point in the past, or for the new singer that is looking to get started in the industry.

The event will be Broadcast Live world wide web at and event to be hosted by Ryan Ray of Wake Up TV.

Event is sponsored by: California Talent, Eleven Night Club, Diversity News Publications, Wake Up TV, The Star Celeb and LASC.

Local Celebrity is a fun 10 week singing competition where 10 singers will WOW the audience and the judges for a chance to become, Local Celebrity, LA.
The winner of this season’s Local Celebrity, LA will receive $800, an on line interview with the judge. To perform live at Long Beach City College and KLBC Radio will interview the winner. To be represented by 2 agents for 1 year. The potential of working with either a record, entertainment executive, or one of the judges to cut a 1 song demo, and lastly, the title of being the first full season’s winner of Local Celebrity, LA 2010.
Sources: California Talent, DiversityNewsPublications.Com and Wake Up TV

Editor Note: This event is similar like American Idol. May be FOX networks reporters come to check out this event.