Spook-tacular Specials from LA’s Hottest Restaurants & Bars

Spook-tacular Specials from LA’s Hottest Restaurants & Bars

Ready for the Halloween Boos, or shall we say booze? Here are some the city’s best specials! THE CULVER HOTEL: Witches and warlocks will have a “Wicked” good time at The Culver Hotel this Halloween. The bewitching hour begins with Happy Hour Specials including Garlic Fries to ward off the vampires, Deviled Eggs, and $7.00 specialty cocktail “potions” offered from 4:00 pm [...]

Celebrity Cruises Launches 2 Deals: SoCal residents fly free!

Celebrity Cruises Launches 2 Deals: SoCal residents fly free!

As Southern Californians plan their 2015 getaways, Celebrity Cruises is excited to announce two exclusive promotions for travelers to Alaska or Europe. They include free airfare for two to Alaska for SoCal residents only, free companion air to Europe for suite guests, and 123Go! Perks saving more than $1800 per stateroom. Travelers must act soon – these promotions [...]

New SF Craft Beer Fest Offers 75 Brewers and Experts on Tap

New SF Craft Beer Fest Offers 75 Brewers and Experts on Tap

Craft beer has taken over taps across America — sales are up 18% according to the Brewers Association — but now consumers can learn all about the different types of popular craft brews on the market at the new San Francisco Craft Beer Festival at Fort Mason’s Herbst Pavilion on Saturday, October 18. The newest [...]

AxS Festival Curiosity in Pasadena

AxS Festival Curiosity in Pasadena

TWO WEEKS OF ART, DANCE, MUSIC, THEATER, PERFORMANCE and PROVOCATIVE CONVERSATION We heard about this festival for the first time today, and we’ll be honest – you had us at provocative. Who’s CURIOUS? AxS [ak-sis] is a two-week citywide festival (Friday, September 19, 2014, through Sunday, October 5, 2014) produced by the Pasadena Arts Council and  [...]

Chef Raj Dixit’s Ode to Veggies at Stonehill Tavern, St. Regis Monarch Beach

Chef Raj Dixit’s Ode to Veggies at Stonehill Tavern, St. Regis Monarch Beach

A couple of weekends ago, I headed to St. Regis Monarch Beach to check out a Farm-to-Feast event highlighting some of Southern California’s finest culinary artisans. And it was a feast indeed. Exotic stone fruits like Mirabelle plums from Andy’s Orchard, black truffle salami from Angel’s Charcuterie, a biodynamic radish salad topped with pea shoots [...]


Arts & Culture

AxS Festival Curiosity in Pasadena

TWO WEEKS OF ART, DANCE, MUSIC, THEATER, PERFORMANCE and PROVOCATIVE CONVERSATION We heard about this festival for the first time today, and we’ll be honest – you had us at provocative. Who’s CURIOUS? AxS [ak-sis] is a two-week citywide festival (Friday, September 19, 2014, through Sunday, October 5, 2014) produced by the Pasadena Arts Council and  [...]

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Food & Drink

Spook-tacular Specials from LA’s Hottest Restaurants & Bars

Ready for the Halloween Boos, or shall we say booze? Here are some the city’s best specials! THE CULVER HOTEL: Witches and warlocks will have a “Wicked” good time at The Culver Hotel this Halloween. The bewitching hour begins with Happy Hour Specials including Garlic Fries to ward off the vampires, Deviled Eggs, and $7.00 specialty cocktail “potions” offered from 4:00 pm [...]

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Out & About

2014 EcoLuxe Lounge Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters LA

As you enter the Beverly Hilton you are greeted by adulation of adoring fans and flashbulbs in the form of murals and wall art. You are quickly reminded this is the site of historic Hollywood events and many stars of the silver screens have enjoyed many, many fun gatherings and glittering nights in this very [...]

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Travel & Leisure

Celebrity Cruises Launches 2 Deals: SoCal residents fly free!

As Southern Californians plan their 2015 getaways, Celebrity Cruises is excited to announce two exclusive promotions for travelers to Alaska or Europe. They include free airfare for two to Alaska for SoCal residents only, free companion air to Europe for suite guests, and 123Go! Perks saving more than $1800 per stateroom. Travelers must act soon – these promotions [...]

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Recent Articles

Spook-tacular Specials from LA’s Hottest Restaurants & Bars

Ready for the Halloween Boos, or shall we say booze? Here are some the city’s best specials! THE CULVER HOTEL: Witches and warlocks will have a “Wicked” good time at The Culver Hotel this Halloween. The bewitching hour begins with Happy Hour Specials including Garlic Fries to ward off the vampires, Deviled Eggs, and $7.00 specialty cocktail “potions” offered from 4:00 pm [...]

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Celebrity Cruises Launches 2 Deals: SoCal residents fly free!

As Southern Californians plan their 2015 getaways, Celebrity Cruises is excited to announce two exclusive promotions for travelers to Alaska or Europe. They include free airfare for two to Alaska for SoCal residents only, free companion air to Europe for suite guests, and 123Go! Perks saving more than $1800 per stateroom. Travelers must act soon – these promotions [...]

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New SF Craft Beer Fest Offers 75 Brewers and Experts on Tap

Craft beer has taken over taps across America — sales are up 18% according to the Brewers Association — but now consumers can learn all about the different types of popular craft brews on the market at the new San Francisco Craft Beer Festival at Fort Mason’s Herbst Pavilion on Saturday, October 18. The newest [...]

read more »

AxS Festival Curiosity in Pasadena

TWO WEEKS OF ART, DANCE, MUSIC, THEATER, PERFORMANCE and PROVOCATIVE CONVERSATION We heard about this festival for the first time today, and we’ll be honest – you had us at provocative. Who’s CURIOUS? AxS [ak-sis] is a two-week citywide festival (Friday, September 19, 2014, through Sunday, October 5, 2014) produced by the Pasadena Arts Council and  [...]

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Chef Raj Dixit’s Ode to Veggies at Stonehill Tavern, St. Regis Monarch Beach

A couple of weekends ago, I headed to St. Regis Monarch Beach to check out a Farm-to-Feast event highlighting some of Southern California’s finest culinary artisans. And it was a feast indeed. Exotic stone fruits like Mirabelle plums from Andy’s Orchard, black truffle salami from Angel’s Charcuterie, a biodynamic radish salad topped with pea shoots [...]

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Punch Pick: Culver Hotel Prohibition Ball This Saturday

It’s a 90th Birthday Party – and you’re invited! Yes, we’re going back in time and inviting you to get out your favorite Gatsy garb and join the celebration, as the Culver Hotel celebrates its long and illustrious past! From legendary ownership and its long list of memorable guests over the years, the hotel and [...]

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2014 EcoLuxe Lounge Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters LA

As you enter the Beverly Hilton you are greeted by adulation of adoring fans and flashbulbs in the form of murals and wall art. You are quickly reminded this is the site of historic Hollywood events and many stars of the silver screens have enjoyed many, many fun gatherings and glittering nights in this very [...]

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Breathwork Therapy With Nathaniel V. Dust

Breathwork, or pranayama breathing, therapy is a powerful, two-stage tool + technique used to help individuals confront, and expunge, the emotional blockages holding us back in life. Practitioners have found it more effective than basic talk therapy, because it taps directly into, and expels, the raw feelings, emotions, and negative energy that prevent us from excelling in [...]

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Sunset Marquis Unveils Stunning Property Remodel

The legendary Sunset Marquis Hotel has unveiled a stunning property remodel. At the helm was interior designer Oliva Villaluz, who has been involved in the renovations of the Sunset Marquis for 10 years, working alongside Sunset Marquis’ Owner Mark Rosenthal. Her plan was to develop a new look for the celebrated property by using her [...]

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Vegas in the Valley: Casino Night to Help Homeless Animals

Petopia Animal Rescue Adoption Center Hosts Casino Night to Benefit Homeless Animals  Throughout California This Saturday, August 9, 2014, put on your best poker-face and join Petopia Animal Rescue Adoption Center for an exciting evening of casino games and live entertainment to benefit animals in need. The ladies behind the multi-rescue adoption center in Woodland [...]

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