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El Cholo turned 95 with original recipes still on the menu

El Cholo turned 95 with original recipes still on the menu

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

El Cholo celebrated its 95th birthday Oct. 23, serving its all-time bestseller, the No. 1 combinacione — cheese enchilada and rolled beef taco with refried beans and Spanish beans — for its 1938 price, 95 cents. The restaurants’ (there now are six) legendary green corn tamales, made with corn off the cob, cheddar cheese and […]

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Book chronicles Philharmonic leaders

Book chronicles Philharmonic leaders

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Long before the humble star power of Gustavo Dudamel. Before the flamboyant and youthful Zubin Mehta. Before them both was the early orchestra’s eccentric founder William Andrews Clark, Jr. The philanthropist was often not accepted by high society (showing up at breakfast naked raised some eyebrows, for instance). Clark loved music, though, and he would […]

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Come on down to a country-fair style festival at Farmers Market

Come on down to a country-fair style festival at Farmers Market

| September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Have country-fair fun at the Fall Festival at the Original Farmers Market, 6333 W. Third St., Sat., Oct. 13 and Sun., Oct. 14. There will be a pie-eating contest, a petting zoo, pedal tractor pulls and pig races. There will be a pumpkin patch and game zone and arts and crafts for kids. Visitors can […]

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Welcome fall at Harvest Carnival at Hancock Park Elementary

Welcome fall at Harvest Carnival at Hancock Park Elementary

| September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Everyone is welcome at Hancock Park Elementary School’s Harvest Carnival at the school, 408 S. Fairfax Ave., on Sat., Oct. 6 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Activities include a euro bungee, giant slide, corn maze, petting zoo and carnival games. “We will also have arts and crafts, including pumpkin decorating, face painting, hair coloring […]

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French market, restaurant, bar at international food corner near Larchmont

French market, restaurant, bar at international food corner near Larchmont

| September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Within one block of the northern terminus of Larchmont Boulevard, the neighborhood is becoming quite the dining capital. Essentially at the corner of Melrose Avenue and Lucerne Boulevard, there now are four restaurants, with the fourth being Le Petite Marché that just opened in the middle of last month. Still in its “soft opening” phase, […]

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Hoedown and pumpkins on Blvd.

Hoedown and pumpkins on Blvd.

| September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Choose gourds and ornamental corn for your harvest centerpieces, and pick out the best pumpkin for your Jack-o-lantern this month while supporting Wilshire Rotary Club at the pumpkin patch at 568 N. Larchmont Blvd. The patch is open Sat., Oct. 6 through Sun., Oct. 30 or whenever the pumpkins sell out. Hours are 2 to 6 […]

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