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Food Truck Goes Non-Food. Mind Blown.

I feel like I’ve said this a lot lately: it was only a matter of time. Today, the food truck trend crosses over to non-food. I...

Wait For It – The New Santa Monica Place

In one year’s time, the new Santa Monica Place is finally set to debut in all its let’s-eat-and-shop-by-the-ocean glory. Developers The Macerich Company (based in SM), held a party...

Show Me Your Tuna Melt

In honor of our annual Best of L.A. issue on stands now, we’re throwing a few friendly contests. This week the prize is dinner for two at the adorable...

Best of LA Winners Party

The only thing as exciting for our staff as getting out and exploring L.A. in new ways for our annual Best of LA issue, is celebrating with the owners...

My LA to Z: Creed Bratton

Creed Bratton is best known for his role as Creed Bratton, the Quality Assurance Manager on NBC's The Office who, despite the name, shares few similarities with the actor (although both...

Gibson Guy

Normally on shipping/deadline days it’s strictly lunch-at-the-desk time, but this week we (production maven and musician extraordinaire, Julia St. Pierre and I) stepped out to have a slice of...

One More Julie & Julia Review

Last night was our magazine’s packed preview screening of Julie & Julia. I know, the Web needs another food blogger’s review of this flick like it needs another food...

Stage Business

Full disclosure: I am a major musical-theater nerd. On my first day of kindergarten, I’m told I took one look at the puppet-show setup and declared “this must...

Q&A: Jack Weiss on Bratton

With three years still left before the end of his second term and less than two weeks after the federal government lifted the consent decree over his department, William...

Reservoir Does Brunch

Starting August 16, Reservoir restaurant will start serving Sunday brunch from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This seems like a logical step for the Silver Lake spot—that neighborhood does...