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Special Needs Dancers Defy Odds To Perform At Special Olympic World Games

A group of local youths with Down Syndrome are looking forward to the opportunity of sharing their dancing talents after they were chosen to perform at the Special Olympic World Games.


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Former Mount St. Mary’s Employee Says He Was Fired For Dancing With Student Of Different Race

A man removed from his job at Mount St. Mary’s University is suing the women’s college, saying he was fired for dancing with a student of another race.


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Best Dance Studios In Orange County

These seasoned Orange County dance studios provide children and adults with the opportunity to advance dance skills and explore a variety of dance styles in an enjoyable environment.


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Southland Teen Becomes First Californian To Win Scottish Highland Dancing World Championship

A Southern California teenager has accomplished a feat that hasn’t been done in 14 years.


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Santa Monica Glow Festival Draws Crowd Of 150K

Authorities estimated at least 100,000 people attended Saturday night’s Glow Festival in Santa Monica.


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Woman With Down Syndrome Undergoes Painful Surgery On Feet In Order To Continue Dancing

A Van Nuys woman with Down syndrome is going through a painful surgical process on her feet in order to continue pursuing her passion of dancing.

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LA’s Best Upcoming Dance Performances

There are several opportunities for you to discover the power of dance in Los Angeles in the upcoming months. Following are five events that promise to inspire audiences.

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Best Upcoming Dance Performances In OC

Whether you want to attend a more traditional ballet showcase or want to branch out and experience a more niche form of dance, these showcases in Orange County are sure to inspire and amaze.

CBS Los Angeles–06/10/2013

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Beyond The Bar: Late-Night Options In LA

Should you find yourself in need of a change of scenery, or if bars just aren’t your thing, there are plenty of nighttime activities the City of Angels offers for residents and tourists alike.

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Pole Dancing Championships Come To LA

Over 150 pole dancing artists from around the nation will be at the L.A. Convention Center this weekend for the 2013 Pacific Pole Championships.


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Racy YouTube Video Shot At Same Fire Station Linked To Porn Shoot

The same firehouse in Venice that was involved in the filming of a pornographic film last year is in hot water once again.


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Only On CBS2: War Vet, ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Champ To Run In NYC Marathon

Former “Dancing with the Stars” champion J.R. Martinez may be best known for his ballroom shoes, but his running shoes are getting the most wear these days.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2012

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Best Spots For Middle Eastern Culture In Los Angeles

Create memories with Middle Eastern flare at any of the following establishments in our area.


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Opa! It’s Time For South Bay’s Greek Festival

The South Bay’s Greek Festival this weekend welcomes back gyros, Greek fries, Greek wine and pastries and baklava to Rendondo Beach.


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Strictly Ballroom: Hundreds Of 5th Graders Compete In Dance Finals

Hundreds of fifth graders put their best foot forward Tuesday night as they danced their way towards the finals in a LAUSD ballroom dance competition.