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Kevin Merida Has Been Selected as Executive Editor of the Los Angeles Times

The esteemed journalist was a frequently-mentioned favorite during the months-long search
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A New Podcast Network Highlights the Hilarious and Heart-Breaking Stories of Restaurant Life

A collection of podcasts from current and former hospitality industry pros dish up the truth about what servers really experience
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Billionaire Philanthropist and Art Collector Eli Broad Has Passed Away at 87

One of L.A.’s wealthiest and most influential figures, Broad is widely credited with reshaping the city
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These Small-Batch Bakers Are Achieving Pretzel Perfection

Don't get it twisted. (Or do, actually.)
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James Bond’s Gun, Bruce Lee’s Nunchucks, and More Sell for Big Bucks at Auction

A peek at some of the interesting Hollywood memorabilia cinephiles bought for top dollar this week
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A Storied Highland Park Studio Is Still Shedding New Light on Stained Glass

After 120-plus years, Judson Studios is making stained glass that's exciting to 21st century eyes
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5 Things to Watch, Read, and Listen To in May

Your cultural agenda this month includes a new St. Vincent record, an exhibit of iPhone nudes, and more
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If a Dem Needs to Run in the Newsom Recall, Keep an Eye on These SoCal Pols

In the event that California's governor pulls a French Laundry II, these Southern California Democrats may need to enter the fray
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Lance Bass Says His New WeHo Nightclub Will ‘Truly Represent the Community’

Details are scarce about the nightspot the former NSYNC star is opening where Rage once was, but Bass says diversity will be key
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3 New L.A. Restaurants to Try in May

A breezy Mediterranean rooftop spot in Beverly Hills, and more