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Monthly Archives: October 2005

Oak Glen — Road Trip with Huell Howser (135)

Written on October 21, 2005 at 12:00 am, by

It’s apple season and Huell is off to Oak Glen, 60 miles east of Los Angeles, to take part in a popular fall tradition. www.oakglen.net Los Rios Rancho 909-797-1005 Wood Acres 909-797-8500 Parrish Pioneer Ranch 909-797-1753 Law’s Cider Mill & Ranch 909-797-1459 Law’s Oak Glen Coffee Shop 909-797-1642 Snow-Line Orchard 909-797-3415 Apple Tree Gifts &  Continue Reading »

Diabetes- Visiting (1308)

Written on October 16, 2005 at 12:25 am, by

Huell doesn’t have to travel far to find the most compelling and groundbreaking information available about obesity and diabetes in children for his new one-hour special. Dr. Francine R. Kaufman, author of “Diabesity: The Obesity-Diabetes Epidemic That Threatens America–And What We Must Do to Stop It” is the head of the Center for Diabetes at  Continue Reading »

CABoom- Visiting (1307)

Written on October 16, 2005 at 12:20 am, by

Huell attends CABoom, a first-of-its-kind festival and trade show focusing on contemporary architecture and design in Los Angeles. www.caboomfest.com 2005

Australian Football- Visiting (1305)

Written on October 15, 2005 at 6:51 pm, by

Huell’s off to Fort Irwin to find an unlikely sports team—The Mojave Greens Australian Football Club. www.mojavegreens.com 2005

Venice Beach- Visiting (1304)

Written on October 15, 2005 at 6:50 pm, by

Huell finds out why Venice Beach is such an popular attraction for both tourists and locals alike. He watches paddle tennis, volleyball and meets the “tree man.”  2005

Mr. Baguette- Visiting (1214)

Written on October 15, 2005 at 6:35 pm, by

Huell samples Vietnamese sandwiches at a shop in Rosemead which makes its own high-quality ham and headcheese and steamed pork loaves served on its own baguettes. And then he’s off to L’Artisan du Chocolat, a Los Angeles chocolate maker. Mr. Baguette 8702 E. Valley Blvd., Rosemead, CA 626-288-9166 L’Artisan du Chocolat 3364 W. First St.  Continue Reading »

Rope Climbers- Visiting (1212)

Written on October 15, 2005 at 6:29 pm, by

Huell featured a group of rope climbers in an early Videolog. He decides to join up with them again at the Los Angeles Valley College Gymnastic Center and find out if they’re still going strong. Los Angeles Valley College Recreational Gymnastic Workout Program 818-947-2320  2005

Red Canaries- Visiting (1211)

Written on October 15, 2005 at 6:26 pm, by

Who knew canaries were red? Huell visits the House of the Red Canary in Bell Gardens and learns about the origin of this unique bird.  2005

Library Sports Photos- Visiting (1208)

Written on October 15, 2005 at 6:24 pm, by

A visit to the Los Angeles Public Library to see “Play by Play: A Century of L.A. Sports Photography” an exhibit devoted to the role sports played in the history of Los Angeles. Los Angeles Central Library 630 W. 5th St. Los Angeles, CA 90071 213-228-7000 2005

Syncopated Band- Visiting (1209)

Written on October 15, 2005 at 6:22 pm, by

Huell attends the farewell perfomance of a group of syncopated drummers, who played together in school in the 1970s and have continued to gather and perform over the years. 2005