We’re Honored

The National Magazine Awards, the Oscars of the magazine industry, have announced their 2011 finalists and Los Angeles magazine was honored in three categories. Here are the categories in which we made the cut

General Excellence

Feature Writing: 
The End.
In Los Angeles, 164 people pass on to the great beyond every day. What happens to your body when your time is up? From freelance coroners to embalmers to grave diggers to cremation experts, come with us on a corpse-side journey into L.A.’s death industry
By Ben Ehrenreich (November 2010)

Leisure Interests: 
A Delicious Guide to Lunch in L.A.
Breakfast may be the “most important meal,” but lunch is our favorite. We’ve rounded up the best sandwiches, salads, and ethnic food courts in the city. PLUS: Patric Kuh on the food truck craze and a former production assistant on midday madness
Edited by dine editor Lesley Bargar Suter (June 2010)

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