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Save the Date for the 2019 COLCOA French Film Festival

COLCOA fans – save the date! The 23rd edition of the COLCOA French Film Festival, “A week of French Film and Series Premieres in Hollywood,” will take place from September 23rd – 28th, 2019...

French American Chamber of Commerce: La Soirée Glitters in San Francisco

It’s always a grand party. The 37th edition of the French American Chamber of Commerce San Francisco (FSCCSF) fundraising party, La Soirée, featured amazing food, French and Napa wine, high-end designer clothes, stilettos, live...

San Francisco D-Day Veteran Awarded Legion of Honour Chevalier

As a 22-year-old deck officer in command of a gun crew on a US Navy Landing Ship Tank (LST), Thomas Cooney helped launch the 1st Infantry’s “Big Red One” Army unit on Omaha Beach...

Corot: Women at the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C.

The National Gallery of Art in Washington presents 44 engaging portraits of women by the celebrated French artist. Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796 - 1875), a master landscape artist, was renowned for his representation of natural light...

American Friends Musée d’Orsay Celebrates “A Weekend in Paris” 2018

Members of the American Friends Musée d’Orsay (AFMO) were dazzled and delighted as they celebrated the very best that France has to offer at this year’s long-weekend Gala entitled, “A Weekend in Paris.” From...

Hermès Pop-Up Carré Club Arrives in Los Angeles

Celebrating the iconic Hermès classic silk scarf, Hermès will open its traveling Pop-Up Carré Club in Los Angeles from November 8-11. It is a day-to-night interactive event dedicated to the craft and history of...

Jean-Georges Beverly Hills Marks its First Anniversary

What can we say about Michelin-starred French chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten's foray into the Los Angeles dining scene? Celebrating the one-year anniversary of his venues at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Beverly Hills, where Chef...

Church & State Restaurant in Los Angeles Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

It’s a great accomplishment when a restaurant survives the first year, not to mention five or ten. This year Church & State celebrates its 10-year anniversary. The downtown Los Angeles dining scene has come a...

In San Francisco, French World Cup Fans Connect to Watch Les Bleus

Arnaud Auger has lived and worked in San Francisco for three years, and when the French team for this year’s World Cup took shape, he found his mission. The first game for France was...

The American Library in Paris Gala Hosts Salman Rushdie

Members and friends of the American Library in Paris gathered for the 2018 Gala Dinner featuring award-winning author and literary luminary Salman Rushdie. This special evening, held at the Westin Paris-Vendome, is the primary...