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Making it in Hollywood, with a little help from Larchmont

Making it in Hollywood, with a little help from Larchmont

| December 28, 2017 | 1 Comment

Scott Sedita and his eponymously named acting school this month celebrate two decades on Larchmont Blvd. You know the spot. On any given night, you can find a group of young, eager acting students standing outside the nondescript white office building — located at 526 N. Larchmont Blvd. — learning lines and rehearsing scenes. “I opened […]

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Ring in 2018 in a classic spot with a classic drink

Ring in 2018 in a classic spot with a classic drink

| December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

When in doubt, order a martini. This much-mentioned beverage is a classic for many reasons, one of which being the simplicity of the ingredients. Gin or vodka, vermouth, ice. Not much room for error. It is surprising, however, that the quality of martinis varies considerably by bar. And, just as the classic drinks are often […]

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Saving theaters one historic site at a time through photography

Saving theaters one historic site at a time through photography

| December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mark Mulhall and John Hough are two photographers on a mission. They may not be trying to save the world, but they are doing everything in their power to save historic theaters throughout the United States and beyond. But how can two photographers, armed with nothing more than talent, a camera, and bold intentions, succeed […]

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New year, new you. Get gorgeous locks on Larchmont

New year, new you. Get gorgeous locks on Larchmont

| December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Romi Cortier mixes fine art with style at his salon Romi Cortier Design, 425 N. Larchmont Blvd., where his original paintings adorn the walls and clients are treated to private rooms and a top-notch team. “The most important thing to consider, regardless of trend, is does it look good on you, working with your skin […]

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Eataly in Century City is open, worth the wait

Eataly in Century City is open, worth the wait

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

There are a lot of lines at Eataly, the newly opened, hotly anticipated Italian food hall and marketplace in the Westfield Century City Mall. Once inside, there are more lines: lines to buy freshly made burrata at the cheesemonger’s; lines for Italian street food at La Piazza, one of three restaurants contained in the two-story, […]

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Cathedral Chapel of St. Vibiana is here to stay; 90th gala is Dec. 16

Cathedral Chapel of St. Vibiana is here to stay; 90th gala is Dec. 16

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Although it has been here for 90 years, Cathedral Chapel of St. Vibiana, on busy La Brea Ave., is easy to miss. “To those who don’t know we’re here… when they find out, it’s, ‘Wow!,’” beamed Dolly Tidalgo, a member of the pastoral liturgy and environment committees. The small, welcoming church offers a refuge in […]

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