Tag: drugs

Trent Tomasovich Arrested In Death Of Fentanyl Overdoses

WOODLAND HILLS—Trent Michael Tomasovich, 28, was arrested on Tuesday, July 23 and arraigned in federal court on Wednesday, July 24 for the deaths of...

California Amongst Highest Juvenile Drug-Related Arrest Rates In The Country

UNITED STATES—Unusual behavior: do you ever wonder what your kids are getting up to these days? Perhaps you detect a faint hint of a...

Brentwood Brothers Jailed For Blackmarket Operation

BRENTWOOD—Two Brentwood brothers who collected over $3 million from creating a pharmacy to flood the blackmarket with narcotics, were sentenced to 10 years in...

Major Narcotics Bust Made In Santa Monica

SANTA MONICA—On Friday, February 15, the Santa Monica Police Department’s Narcotics/Vice Unit, as well as SWAT served multiple search warrants related to a narcotics...

Paul Mooney Saved Me From Cocaine End

HELLO AMERICA!—For so many years going to school and universities, hungering to understand life and my place in it, most of my teachers and...

SMPD Schedules DUI Checkpoint

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department will be conducting a DUI Checkpoint on Thursday, December 27 at an undisclosed location within city limits between...

“The Mule” Is Fantastic!

HOLLYWOOD—Clint Eastwood, what can I say about this man. He is a phenomenal filmmaker in my eyes. I mean I loved and I mean...

Roommates

UNITED STATES—Agnes had the idea that we could share the apartment. We could get cable TV and it wouldn't be so lonely, and she...

The Artist’s Return

UNITED STATES—He was starting to nod off on the freeway. A taillight and ghost tree whose branches twisted half a mile down the road,...

“Claws” Has Been Entertaining TV!

HOLLYWOOD—It was the summer series of 2017 that surprised me in more ways than I expected. I wasn’t certain how the second season of...

“Sicaro: Day Of The Soldado” Is Riveting

HOLLYWOOD—Did you see the first “Sicario?” If not it is a movie that should indeed be a must-see with riveting performances by Josh Brolin,...

“Superfly” Is A Slow Burn

HOLLYWOOD—I have never been a fan of Blaxploitation cinema, and before you start with the spars I’m African-American. I was first introduced to the...

BHPD Conducting DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint

BEVERLY HILLS—The Beverly Hills Police Department Traffic Bureau will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, February 9 at Sunset Boulevard and Sierra...

Endgame

UNITED STATES—In one way the earthquake had been a blessing in disguise for the drug store. People were actually happier with the new little...

After The Quake

UNITED STATES—Terrible rains came. Unhoused people in tents in the high school field got drenched. At my parents’ house they worked in the rain...

Crimes

UNITED STATES—A lot of the drug store operation and staff was inherited from Mr. Meyer when Johnson Drug changed hands, in 1962. That inheritance...

Relief

UNITED STATES—There was always a second banana at the drug store—the relief pharmacist. Johnson Drug wasn’t a one man show. The first relief pharmacist...

Bonzoid

UNITED STATES—Dad couldn’t cut the mustard in pre-med. The chemistry was too much for him, so he settled for pharmacy, and perhaps in his...

Chained

UNITED STATES—The advent of the chain store, Long’s, just a block from his Main and East Lake corner, caused my dad a great deal...

Remembering Dad

UNITED STATES—Whenever we were on a trip my dad would get anxious and phone the drug store. This seemed a gross interruption of our...
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