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Cleaning House

For struggling home owners, options are few and help is hard to find. But for the businesses profiting off them, the boom has begun

Feliz Navidad

  Ponche NavideñoChristmas Punch  Ponche Navideño is served throughout Mexico during the beautiful Posada season, the traditional celebrations that take place in the days leading up to Christmas and that symbolize...

Lord of the Ring

Two weeks after Paul Newman died, The Wrestler had its U.S. premiere on the final night of the New York Film Festival. A quarter of a century ago, The...

Lotería Grill Hollywood

 There may be no more satisfying way to eat in Los Angeles than to have Mexican food. It packs bold flavors, asserts a tradition, and connects the city’s disparate...

Pour Me a Pint

Beachwood BBQ  Featuring an online “Hopcam” to show the current lineup of draft beers, Beachwood BBQ has attracted a cult following among beer aficionados. Scarf down some dry-rubbed smoked...

The Talented Mr. Raywood (Part II)

Interior designer Craig Raywood's clients included an A-list producer and the reigning realtor to the stars. There was only one problem—he ripped off almost everyone. The scams have caught up with him—what will happen next?

Julius Shulman: Greatest Hits

  In the January 2009 issue of Los Angeles magazine, executive editor Mary Melton profiles renowned architectural photographer Julius Shulman in 36 exposures. Shulman has completed more than 8,000 assignments...

Julius Shulman: Personal Scrapbook

  In the January 2009 issue of Los Angeles magazine, executive editor Mary Melton profiles renowned architectural photographer Julius Shulman in 36 exposures. Shulman, who is 98, could put a...

Serenity, Now!

 About a year ago Darren Gold noticed that his Melrose Avenue men’s shop Alpha (8625 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood, 310-855-0775) was doing brisk business in jewelry featuring peace symbols and Buddhist...

Buy Me: Cooking Video Games

With the advent of Nintendo Wii (if you don’t have one, it should be first on your gift list) there’s been an explosion in the number of foodie video...