Oh so Grand!

Oh so Grand!

Recently, Zuke Oshiro (SoCal’s travel editor) and myself were invited to get a bird’s eye view of the beginnings of something rather grand. Looking out from the 44th floor of the Wells Fargo Tower, we could see not only helio-pads on multiple rooftops, and amazing...

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Ask the Experts:Travel

Ask the Experts:Travel

If you're travelling with a budget in mind, KAYAK offers a great service: find locations for travel based on location and price worldwide. Here's how it works: Go to the flight section, under "anywhere" click and you wil find explore your options with anywhere search....

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Ask the Experts: Real Estate

Ask the Experts: Real Estate

How many Open Houses does it take to sell a home in Los Angeles?  For the past several years Los Angeles has been in a sellers’ market and homes have been selling in 30 days or less. In this kind of market, it might only take 1 or 2 open houses to sell a house. On...

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MGA Comes to Your Holiday Gift-Finding Rescue

MGA Comes to Your Holiday Gift-Finding Rescue

The holiday season is officially upon us, and understandably, many of us need help determining the right gifts for our loved ones. Luckily, there are a variety of offerings from MGA, the makers of the hottest holiday toys;  including L.O.L. Surprise, Poopsie Slime...

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Chef Zamora Brings Latin Flare to Avec Nous

Chef Zamora Brings Latin Flare to Avec Nous

We’re all looking for ways to warm our cores this upcoming holiday season, and prestigious restaurant, Avec Nous, has just the fix. Avec Nous, at 5-star Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills, is where highly regarded Riviera Maya chef Carlos Zamora will be posting up...

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Japan 47 Artisans: Quietly Spectacular

Japan 47 Artisans: Quietly Spectacular

JAPAN HOUSE, Los Angeles is showcasing the diversity of Japan’s 47 prefectures through a collection of art, crafts, and design created by 47 young artisans (one from each prefecture). The exhibit, called 47 ARTISANS, runs through January 5, 2020, at Japan House...

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Mandarette

Mandarette

Mandarette Chinese Café Seeing as 90 percent of independent restaurants close during their first year, and the rest usually average a five-year life span, Mandarette Chinese Café is obviously doing something right because this year, they’re celebrating their 35th...

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AltCar Expo 2019

AltCar Expo 2019

AltCar is the only event in the United States that gathers every single model of alternative technology (light-duty) vehicle available in one location and lets you enjoy a free test drive. A transportation show dedicated to alternative fuel vehicles, AltCar doesn’t...

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