It's not everyday you turn 103. And so the county government of Los Angeles this week threw a birthday party for Lillian Thompson yesterday where she lives, at the Marina Manor Public Housing Development in Marina Del Rey. It did not get out of hand, we were told. Wait: There's public housing in M ... More >>
When it comes to yoga, L.A's reputation precedes it. Ask any east coaster, and they'll tell you that we're a bunch of Lululemon-wearing, namaste-saying hippies who have jobs that allow us to practice Iyengar at 11:30 on Tuesday mornings. And in some cases -- like that of the freelance writer -- th ... More >>
At a recent women's magazine fashion shoot, we interviewed a celebrity so skinny she looked like you could practically suck her through the straw of the algae-colored drink she was nursing. The plastic one pint bottle (slapped with a chicly adorably label for the Brentwood juice delivery ser ... More >>
DineLALocanda del Lago at Third Street Promenade Santa Monica perennial Locanda del Lago, dutifully spotlighting the cuisine of Northern Italy's Lombardy region for regulars and Third Street Promenade walk-ins alike since 1991, cannot be faulted for overlooking a trend. Lago is the first res ... More >>
Even the governor waits his turn
Earth Day in L.A.