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Carnivale is coming to Farmers Market

Carnivale is coming to Farmers Market

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Carnivale is coming to Farmers Market. Bead throwing, gumbo, beignets, Dixie music and beer will be on the menu at the Mardi Gras Celebration at The Original Farmers Market Sat., Feb. 6 and Fat Tuesday, Feb. 9. The 27th annual festival will see the Market festooned in traditional Mardi Gras colors of purple, green and […]

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Monkees drummer inspires his daughter in family business

Monkees drummer inspires his daughter in family business

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Making furniture by hand is a dying art. A daughter making furniture alongside her father is even more rare. And if her father just happens to be Micky Dolenz of The Monkees? Well, this story just got really interesting. Georgia Dolenz, one of Micky Dolenz’ four daughters, is a British transplant who grew up living […]

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Top 24 — Our movie critic’s ‘most-enjoyable’ films of 2015

Top 24 — Our movie critic’s ‘most-enjoyable’ films of 2015

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here is my list of the most enjoyable films I saw during 2015. This is just how much I enjoyed them, not rated as I would rate an Oscar® winner, but in my rough order of preference. This list doesn’t include two films I haven’t seen, “Brooklyn” and “Room.” Everyone I’ve spoken with (not critics) […]

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Petersen—it’s what’s inside that counts

Petersen—it’s what’s inside that counts

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Whether the shiny metal ribbons wrapping the remodeled museum engender feelings of love or hate­—or something in-between—it is the inside of the building that really counts. The vast inside spaces finally were put on public view in December, on the day following a successful fund-raising gala at the museum (that generated an additional $1.5 million […]

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Really big events. How do they do it?

Really big events. How do they do it?

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Staging amazing events at local venues dates back to at least the 1960s, when the now (almost) world-famous Family Fair was launched on Larchmont Blvd. The Grove and Paramount Pictures play host to a number of equally remarkable achievements. For example, a tribute to first responders and fallen police officers, “Run to Remember,” is set […]

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Give your feet some TLC at these four salons extraordinaires

Give your feet some TLC at these four salons extraordinaires

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Your feet are tired, callused or just plain ugly. A quick and easy pedicure can help take away the foot fetish blues. Here are four local spots to give your feet a break: Can Can Parleur is exactly what it sounds like—a luxurious hand and foot salon with a bit of oooh la la thrown […]

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