Shandora Lane: Advocate

Someone cares. That’s what I discovered in Atlanta! Someone Cares is a remarkable organization that provides educational programs and health services—an all-encompassing group. Schmoozing with...

Emerson Collins: Advocate

Don’t forget to grab your complimentary chocolate chip cookies!” urges the concierge as I leave the check-in counter at the Tropicana Hotel Las Vegas....

Dini von Mueffling: Advocate

Dini von Mueffling. With a name like that you’d expect the title “Lady” to precede it. Lady…Dini…von…Mueffling! Well, this gal is some lady, and...

Dustin Sohn: Ally

It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood….” That tune Mister Rogers used to croon in the opening of his celebrated kid’s TV show, Mister...

Evan Low: Ally

What happens in Vegas”...does not stay in Vegas—because Ms. Ruby tells all! Beyond the marquee lights, gaming, and lengthy strip traffic lights, this desert town...

Cecilia Freire: Ally

I admit it. I’m an addict. I’m obsessed with the Spanish series Velvet—the story of a Madrid haute couture store in the fifties and sixties....

Brooke Sunny Moriber: Ally

Las Vegas for the New Year—and why not?! Miss Ruby’s not a gambler, but hey, there’s more to do in this electric town than...

Sharon Omi: Ally

After screening the tender film, Eat With Me, and witnessing Sharon Omi’s stunning portrayal of the distraught mother going through crisis, I was intent...

Holly Woodlawn

Holly Woodlawn Ya know, writing a monthly column doesn't elevate one to a member of the idle rich. That's why when Ms. Ruby needs some...

Maria Mejia

Right here, right now, let me just heave out a sigh: Ahhhhh….. Good. Feel better. The angst of the Big City of L.A. is behind...