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Club Operator Hits New Stage

MUSIC: Lance Sterling adds venue to compete with bigger rivals.Pasadena’s nightlife is the next stage for Agoura Hills night club owner.

By Stephanie Henkel February 8, 2016 midnight   $$ Share

Quixote Studios Buys Pacoima Building

L.A.based entertainment service company Quixote Studios has bought a Pacoima building that it plans to eventually use for equipment rentals.

Preview: Performance U

$10 million gym seeks to produce top college athletes.

DTS Lands New Car Customers

High-definition radios made by DTS Inc. (DTSI) will appear in 17 new car models in 2017, the company announced Wednesday.

More Layoffs Hit DreamWorks

DreamWorks Animation will lay off 170 employees at its Glendale campus in January as the studio continues to be integrated into NBCUniversal following its acquisition early this year by Comcast Corp.

Partners Buy Valencia Studios For $19 Million

The studio where “Terminator 2” and “Nightmare on Elm Street” were filmed and television show “NCIS” is currently produced has sold for more than $19 million.

Warner Bros. Buys Remainder of Machinima

Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire the remainder of Machinima, an online gaming culture and streaming content platform.

Business Journal Publishes Valley 200

San Fernando Valley Business Journal has published a book listing the 200 most influential people in the region.

Disney Disappoints Wall St.

Walt Disney Co. missed Wall Street estimates on adjusted earnings and revenue for the company’s fiscal fourth quarter.

Earnings: DTS, Salem Media

DTS reports what could be its final quarter as an independent company, while Salem Media misses expectations.

Salem Acquires TurnerTrends Tools

Salem Media Group has acquired the product line of investment strategist Mike Turner, the company announced on Thursday

AT&T Offers $85 Billion for Time Warner

Telecommunications giant AT&T Inc. is acquiring Time Warner Inc. in a deal valued at $85.4 billion.

Report: AT&T Could Buy Warner Bros. Parent

Telecommunications giant AT&T Inc. was in talks to acquire Time Warner Inc. with a deal possibly coming as early as this weekend, according to media reports.

DreamWorks Settles Employment Collusion Lawsuit

DreamWorks Animation is settling for $50 million a class-action lawsuit filed by animators alleging the company engaged in illegal hiring practices and kept wages low, according to media reports.

Location Filming Grows in Q3

On-location filming in the third quarter increased by 3 percent compared to a year ago, according to a report released Thursday by FilmL.A.

DTS Acquires Radio Software Firm

Audio technology developer DTS Inc. is acquiring broadcast radio software company Arctic Palm Technology Inc.