Planning a Fancy Night Out Last-Minute?
Dec26

Planning a Fancy Night Out Last-Minute?

With the fast-paced lives of Angelenos, our need to book last-minute reservations to places isn’t too uncommon. But unfortunately, the likeliness of scoring a table at our preferred establishments during primetime hours usually isn’t great.   Luckily, when it comes to dining, we can now breathe a sigh of relief, thanks to Resy, a free mobile reservations app that just launched earlier this month in Los Angeles, after making its...

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It’s Grapefruit Season in the Southland
Dec24

It’s Grapefruit Season in the Southland

Want to pucker your palate over the holidays? Southern California grapefruit are coming into season, the picking already underway in the Coachella and Imperial deserts where most of the State’s crop is grown. While they remain a gift-basket staple, the zesty big citrus brings its tangy, sour, sweet taste to a number of drinks and dishes at local restaurants, from tacos to trout, even beer. “The grapefruit works in conjunction with the...

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LA Kiss AFL
Dec17

LA Kiss AFL

“We wanted to create the team we always wanted to see as fans, a team that plays by its own rules” – Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons.   As Los Angeles football fans patiently play the waiting game for our very own NFL team, now going on 20 years, an iconic rock group is changing the face of Arena Football right here in town. The LA Kiss AFL team is going into its second year this March of 2015 at the Honda Center in Anaheim....

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Oceanside’s Craft Beer and Pub Crawl Itineraries
Dec15

Oceanside’s Craft Beer and Pub Crawl Itineraries

At the western end of San Diego’s “Hops Highway,” Oceanside’s booming craft beer industry has added nearly a dozen new microbreweries, tasting rooms and gastro pubs providing visitors and locals with lots of options for sampling the region’s best brews.   The emergence of craft beer venues has resulted in a new web-based brew map on www.visitoceanside.org/oside-beer-tours where you’ll find an...

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A Look Back at The Schlitz Bouts
Dec12

A Look Back at The Schlitz Bouts

The Hollywood Athletic Club, established in 1924, was Hollywood’s very first “social club.” It catered to the likes of John Wayne, Charlie Chaplin, Clark Gable, and most of the old Hollywood elite. The architecture of the historic building, even after all these years, is stunning. From the immaculate ceilings, to the grand staircase, and the marble bathroom we are reminded of the attention to detail and high quality materials used in...

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