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‘Trust-me’ sushi comes to Sugarfish on La Brea; downtown for Latin cuisine

‘Trust-me’ sushi comes to Sugarfish on La Brea; downtown for Latin cuisine

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

On a recent day of errands with my daughter, we were suddenly hit with mid-afternoon munchies. The question was: what would satisfy our hunger yet not ruin our appetites for dinner? Sushi seemed the perfect answer. We headed to Sugarfish on La Brea, one of eight storefront locations of this raw fish restaurant. Eschewing fancy […]

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Brookside parties, Lillian Way marks 4th of July

Brookside parties, Lillian Way marks 4th of July

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Residents on Lillian Way, Cahuenga Blvd. and Wilcox Ave. will celebrate Independence Day in style, and take some cues from their Brookside neighbors, who sure know how to throw a party. Lillian Way Lillian Way will be closed off for the 18th annual Fourth of July Block Party beginning at 4:30 p.m. It features the […]

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Angel City Chorale to sing at Wilshire United Methodist Church fresh from Carnegie Hall

Angel City Chorale to sing at Wilshire United Methodist Church fresh from Carnegie Hall

| May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Shaiya Rahman found Angel City Chorale through a Google search three seasons ago, and has been singing ever since. She is busy rehearsing for the group’s spring concert: “Elements” on Sat., June 7 and Sun., June 8 at 7 p.m. at the Wilshire United Methodist Church, 4350 Wilshire Blvd. The chorale celebrates its 21st […]

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‘Back to the Park’ with pro-athletes, alumni and food tasting

‘Back to the Park’ with pro-athletes, alumni and food tasting

| May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

A silent auction, food tasting and celebrity events are among festivities at the Pan Pacific Park Alumni Reunion Weekend, “Back to The Park,” Fri., June 20 to Sun., June 22 at the park, 6500 Beverly Blvd. Most of the events are free, and the community is invited to eat, play and rub elbows with pro […]

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Burger Lounge, Mid-Town, Oinkster debut near Larchmont Village

Burger Lounge, Mid-Town, Oinkster debut near Larchmont Village

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

It wasn’t too long ago that the Hamburger Hamlet at 217 N. Larchmont Blvd. closed its doors after a brief go of it. Now, make room for another burger joint, Burger Lounge, which will be taking over the same space. Started in La Jolla in 2007, Burger Lounge sells itself as providing a simple, premium […]

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Le Petit Greek’s success hails back to a much earlier time

Le Petit Greek’s success hails back to a much earlier time

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Le Petit Greek co-owners and brothers Dimitri and Thomas Houndalas have spent the past 25 years serving grilled rack of lamb, bechamel-topped moussaka and a cold glass of retsina. Also on the menu at the 100-seat Village staple is hormone-free, “grass-finished” beef. The seasonal menu is part of a larger “Hellenic” experience that expands beyond […]

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