The Social Diary ~
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- March 11th, 2006
Social Diary Columnist Margo Schwab
Word is that there
is more to this St. Patrick's Day
than Blarney Stone brouhaha...If you are up L.A. way, the Bel
Air Hotel is putting on one of their fancy wine dinners
with truffles galore. Chef Bruno is teaming up
with Herve Poron from Plantin, a leading French
truffle purveyor, to host a wine dinner all about truffles! Each
course will be matched the finest of California Syrahs.
The five-course dinner will include
an Amuse of Truffle Consommé en Croute followed by Coquille
St. Jacques with Truffle Braised Endive, Veal Noisette Rossini
Celeriac with Gratin and Morels >>> e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
(pictured here - Jenny McCarthy,
David Hasselhoff and Donna D'Errico for a Baywatch meets MTV Singled
Out show taping at a Malibu oceanfront mansion in the late 90's)
And the heat is on apparently
for an unfortunate divorce proceeding between television star
David Hasselhoff and his wife Pamela
Bach. Back in the day on Baywatch, Pamela was a frequent
guest star at the behest of David. David was also an Executive
Producer of the show, as well as a main star. David, always seemed
to go out of his way to spot light his wife.
According to news reports, Pamela's
court request of a restraining order was denied. Let's hope all
family court matters are settled amicably.
for all of you Electra Anderson
columnist fans, she will return. After recovering
from illness the Electra way, can we say restaurant deliveries
to the hospital suite, Electra is back to health and busy moving
to an exclusive island off of Miami. More from Electra as soon
as her computer is set up and ready to go.
And look for Ralph
Elliott Starkweather to make a big photo splash starting
this week. From the isles of England, this photojournalist's career
commenced with the legendary days of Cassius Clay in
In tennis news, buzz
is Andre Agassi is expressing that he is ready
to play for the Davis Cup
in April at Indian Wells. Grass is Andre's forte.
witty debut book Burnt Toast is set
to make its splash May 2nd in L.A. Among the many glitterai expected
to attend is the book's illustrative artist, Colleen Ross.
The book exposes Teri's humor and views on life. Buzz is big already.
Oprah wants Teri booked for her show, and so follows a long line
of media's 'who's who' all clamoring desperately, for 'Teri time.'
News is the Kahala
Mandarin Oriental Hotel has been sold. Re-named as the
Kahala Hotel & Resort, the claim is that
the hotel will retain its luxury and impeccable service for its
returning royals, dignitaries and celebs.
Up is skedded for its official launch this week with
a swank, private party at La Jolla Spa MD. DYG and La
Jolla Spa MD President Dianne
York Goldman, spent years developing this beautiful,
mineral based make up. Count on big, big coverage. Mineral based
And a flash from
the past, pictured here is David
Copley, generous supporter of so many San Diegan
and national organizations, including the San Diego Literacy
Council, The Revlon / UCLA Cancer Center, the Museum of Contemporary
Art, San Diego, San Diego Hospice, the San Diego Museum of Art
and so much more. David is pictured here at a Monte Carlo
Gala pre-party with his guest, and your reporter, Margo
Schwab in Badgley Mischka.
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