J. W. Robinson Department Store Memories Facebook Group

For information, vintage photos, stories, and much more about the Robinsons and the family's department store, join the J.W. Robinson Department Store Memories Facebook group!

"Joseph Winchester Robinson opened The Boston Dry Goods Store in downtown Los Angeles in 1883. In 1891, the Boston Dry Goods Store was incorporated into the J. W. Robinson Company. J. W. Robinson was the first fine department store in Los Angeles, California.

The J. W. Robinson’s Department Store Memories Facebook group is dedicated to Robinson’s former customers, associates and any others who wish to share their positive memories of Robinson’s.

Our objective is … Read More

Harper’s Bazaar: The Luxury Guide to Beverly Hills

Take a breather by visiting one of LA’s hidden gems – the beautiful Virginia Robinson Gardens. Built in 1911, the Robinson mansion (home to Virginia and Harry Robinson of the Robinson department stores) was one of the first ever luxury homes in Beverly Hills, playing host to legendary parties regularly frequented by the Hollywood elite – from Charlie Chaplin and Elvis Presley to Fred Astaire and Sophia Loren. Today, the unique estate hosts private events, weddings, photoshoots and tours of the spectacular grounds; featuring a breathtaking array of flora and fauna. Following the passing of Virginia Robinson, the estate was … Read More

Us Weekly: Josh Dallas & Ginnifer Goodwin

HERE’S WHEN JOSH DALLAS SAYS HE FELL IN LOVE WITH GINNIFER GOODWIN

By Mariah Cooper, January 17, 2020

 

A real-life fairy tale! Josh Dallas remembers the moment he knew his wife, Ginnifer Goodwin, was The One — and it wasn’t long after they met on the set of Once Upon a Time. “I mean, after the read-through or the pilot. Yeah, it was pretty soon,” the 41-year-old actor exclusively told Us Weekly recently at the NBC Winter Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour.

Dallas added that working opposite Goodwin, 41, on Once Upon a Time helped their relationship to … Read More

Nicole Kidman Hosts Gold Meets Golden 7th Annual Event

Gold Meets Golden Globe winners Nicole Kidman Rami Malek celebrate Olympic Greg Louganis, Ian Thorpe and Paralympic athletes Dave Wagner.

Gold Meets Golden 7th Annual benefit for Angel City Sports hosted a special brunch at Virginia Robinson Gardens on Saturday, January 4th 2020. This star-studded celebrity event brought together some of the world’s greatest athletes to celebrate during Golden Globes. Presented by Coca-Cola, BMW Beverly Hills and FASHWIRE.

The lavish charity event presented Hollywood wishes for good luck to the athletes of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020. Gold Meets Golden benefited Angel City Sports, a Los Angeles organization … Read More

The New York Times: Fives Places to Visit in Beverly Hills

FIVE PLACES TO VISIT IN BEVERLY HILLS

By Alex Schechter, January 4, 2019

Beverly Hills is an expensive place with a village-like charm, but it pays to know where to go. Cash Black, a bartender at one of its hot spots, shares his favorites. Beverly Hills is more approachable than you might expect for a ZIP code typically associated with Lamborghinis and reality stars. It has a surprising number of sidewalk cafes and swaths of greenery. That village-like charm, coupled with residents’ famously refined palates, is what attracted Cash Black to the area seven years ago. “Jewelry. Cars. Wine. Beverly … Read More

7th Annual Gold Meets Golden

COCA-COLA PRESENTS THE 7TH ANNUAL GOLD MEET’S GOLDEN, LA

 

Read the full article HERE.

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS:

Chris Evans keeping a low profile and enjoying Globe-nominated Cynthia Erivo (The Color Purple / Harriet) performance of John Lennon’s “Imagine” at the Gold Meets Golden event presented by Coca-Cola, Beverly Hills BMW and FASHWIRE. Australian And Olympic Gold Medalist Legend swimmer Ian Thorpe chatting with fellow Aussies Nicole Kidman about her home in Australia being threatened by the unprecedented fires, and Naomi Watts about the upcoming Olympics and hoping Australia can win a medal in Tokyo at the Gold Meets Golden event… Read More

“Gold Meets Golden” Welcomes in the New Decade

Hollywood has long been inspired by the sports industry and vice versa, but rarely do these two worlds have the chance to mix and mingle. On Saturday, January 4, 2020, Los Angeles will welcome some of the greatest athletes from across the world to celebrate during one of the year’s most Golden weekends, and as a landmark first event of the new decade. The seventh anniversary event will see Hollywood wish good luck to the athletes of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, who will begin competing six months later. Gold Meets Golden benefits Angel City Sports, a Los … Read More

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