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  • 2 years ago | Nerdy in L.A.

    So, you're a Harry Potter fan. You've read the books; you've seen the movies. You've shared every moment of Hogwarts hijinks. You've got strong opinions about which house you'd be in. (I aspire to be a Gryffindor, but let's be real: I'd probably b...

  • 3 years ago

    For more than 50 years, the family-owned Sorrento Italian Market has brought a taste of its creator's native Italy to the Culver City area. The old-fashioned Sorrento's has the solution to any craving for Italian, no matter your budget. If you're ...

  • 3 years ago

    From the street, Mickey Hargitay Plants looks slightly more exotic than the plants section of a Home Depot, but that changes immediately once you step into the store's 1,500-foot greenhouse. There trees, succulents, cacti, bromeliads and carnivoro...

  • In a small backyard in North Hollywood on a recent night, it's 1985. In between sips of Coors Light, the Flux Capacitors, the band, are turning on the flux capacitor inside the DeLorean that accompanies them at their live shows. (It's a real ...

  • 5 years ago | Culture Wars

    Many musicians don't seem to know what to make of the word "feminist." Lady Gaga, for example, has both denied the label and then adopted it. Ke$ha says she's a feminist "in some ways," and Kelly Clarkson won't touch the word with a 10-foot pole. ...

  • 5 years ago

    Alongside the four other doll-like, pitch-perfect women in her K-pop group, Amber Liu is out of place. She hails from Los Angeles, for starters. Her parents are Taiwanese. More than anything, though, it's her look. While her chic counterparts wear...


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