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Ava Anttila by Jonny Kahleyn Dieb   In honor of International Women’s Day this week (March 8), we are featuring an Around LA with Ava column from a few years ago entitled…

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AROUND LA WITH AVA®: Things Are Closer/Bigger Than They Appear

Ava Anttila by Jonny Kahleyn Dieb AROUND LA WITH AVA®: Things Are Closer/Bigger Than They Appear As an ever-curious, pondering, wandering fan of this City of Angels, irony, serendipity, the…

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From Finland to Stardom, an Afternoon with Actress Taina Elg

From Finland to Stardom: An Evening with Taina Elg Event photos by Jonny Kahleyn Dieb   Finlandia Foundation hosted ‘From Finland to Stardom: An Evening with Taina Elg’. Through anecdotes,…

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AROUND LA WITH AVA®: A DATE FOR LIFE

Los Angeles is a city of great love stories—real and fantasy.  Let me tell you one of them.  After all, February 2016 has Valentine’s Day and Sadie Hawkins’ Day—that every…

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AROUND LA WITH AVA®: A Talk at the Tupa

  AROUND LA WITH AVA®: A Talk at the Tupa Following is the text of a presentation made by Ava Anttila to the Los Angeles Finlandia Foundation at the Pasadena…

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AROUND LA WITH AVA®: Looking Forward With Finland

AROUND LA WITH AVA®: Looking Forward With Finland Yes, ‘It Is A Small World After All’ Finland is a fun place to be in Summer! Finland is a fun place…

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