Archive for April 25th, 2009

Bea Arthur Obituary

Saturday, April 25th, 2009


Bea Arthur, star of ‘Golden Girls’ and ‘Maude,’ dies at 86


 Bea Arthur

 (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)


The noted Broadway actress and TV star known for her sharp-tongued characters died of cancer at her home in Los Angeles.


By Claudia Luther
Los Angeles Times
April 26, 2009


Beatrice Arthur, best known as the acerbic Maude Findlay on Norman Lear’s sitcom “Maude” and as the strong-willed Dorothy Zbornak on the long-running “The Golden Girls,” died today. She was 86.    (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)



Don Adams Grave Marked…

Saturday, April 25th, 2009


Don Adams


Don Adams


After almost four years, the grave of actor Don Adams has been marked. Best known as Maxwell Smart in the television comedy Get Smart, Adams unusual marker was placed on his grave at Hollywood Forever Cemetery earlier this week.


Don Adams grave



 Close-up of marker





Pond Cleaning at Hollywood Forever…

Saturday, April 25th, 2009

Today in Hollywood…


Hollywood Forever pond


Seen today in Hollywood… the pond at Hollywood Forever Cemetery is drained for cleaning.