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Loteria Grill's Shredded Beef Tacos; Credit: Naomi Iwamoto

Cinco De Mayo Roundup: Your 2010 Holiday Guide

Cinco De Mayo is tomorrow, which means you better have a plan if you're hoping to head out to celebrate. On the holiday our city transforms into one big enchilada-eating, margarita-chugging party. Although sometimes confused with Mexico's Independence Day, Cinco De Mayo actually celebrates Mexico winning the Battle of Puebla......
The college lifestyle; Credit: Flickr/Jenguin

Top 10 Food Habits You Picked up During College & Probably Miss

10. Cereal Perhaps because most children in America grew up eating Fruit Loops or Frosted Flakes, cereal is a popular stocked item in the cabinets of college apartments and dorm rooms. The colorful rainbows may transport subconsciously homesick students back to the mornings of their childhood. With an overwhelming selection......
Donut Man's Strawberry Donut; Credit: Flickr/robjtak

The 2010 Donut Summit: Your Entry Fee Is A Dozen Donuts

It's no news that our city is a paradise for donut junkies. With stores on almost every corner cooking up ring shaped dough, it's hard to keep up with which kitchens have the best glazed donut or apple fritters. The people at Metblogs will bring us one step closer to......
Kiwi and Captain Crunch topped Frozen Yogurt at Pinkberry; Credit: Flickr/wEnDaLicious

The Original West Hollywood Pinkberry Closes After 5 Years

In a symbolic close, the original West Hollywood Pinkberry store that kicked off the national froyo craze -- and came to be affectionately known as "Crackberry" -- stopped swirling last week. The location will be transformed into a "Pinkberry Support Center" for the brand. The original Pinkberry store, located on......


The 2010 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival serves up the past year in Asian and Asian-American cinema: Au Revoir Taipei (pictured), Clash, Bodyguards and ...
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Food, Inc. Premieres Tomorrow Night on PBS

With Jamie Oliver zipping across the U.S. to reform school lunches and American obesity getting more press than ever, food has been making newspaper headlines. Tomorrow night, Robert Kenner's sobering documentary, Food, Inc. will air on PBS along with Notes on Milk, a short documentary following the history of America's......
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