Donna Balancia’s California Rocker Gets LA Press Club Nom

BEVERLY HILLS — California Rocker, the West Coast-based sister publication of East Coast Rocker, has been nominated for Best Entertainment Blog by the Los Angeles Press Club, it was announced. Produced and created by Donna Balancia, California Rocker covers emerging … Continue reading

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Victor Nunez Professes Independent Film

By DONNA PARKER BALANCIA TALLAHASSEE — If he were to do it over, the film “Ruby in Paradise” would likely be a different shade of “red” if it were shot today, Director Victor Nunez said in an exclusive interview. Mr. … Continue reading

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Emeril Lagasse’s Fortune Built on More than One Word

By Donna Balancia Emeril Lagasse has built his multimillion-dollar fortune on two words — loyalty and involvement. OK, it’s really one word — “Bam!” As tens of millions of televisions know, he uses that trademark line to stoke up the … Continue reading

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Greyhound racing goes to the dog

12 comments by DONNA BALANCIA – Oct. 28, 2008 07:17 AM Florida Today When New Yorker Robert Seilowitz used to vacation in Florida, he made it a regular habit to hit the dog track in Miami. “Going to bet the dogs was something you had … Continue reading

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Survey taps Soarin’ as best at Disney

Apr. 26th, 2007 at 3:03 PM Survey taps Soarin’ as best at Disney New guidebook gives tips on best rides, places to eat By Donna Balancia Florida Today Visitors to Walt Disney World Resort selected the Soarin’ virtual hang-glider tour … Continue reading

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