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  • Designer dollhouse auction: Hot market for mansions in miniature

    Designer dollhouse auction: Hot market for mansions in miniature
    Perhaps you recall the must-see-to-believe story of the Designer Dollhouse Showcase, for which top Los Angeles architects and interior decorators revealed the obsessive-compulsive gene that drives them to get every last detail just right, even if the...
  • Bow & Truss North Hollywood: Modern design, to go

     
    Bow & Truss, the new North Hollywood restaurant and lounge, has some key design elements with high visual impact that diners just might want to bring home....
  • Ex-Sox slugger Frank Thomas lists two homes

    Ex-Sox slugger Frank Thomas lists two homes
    Retired White Sox slugger Frank Thomas has listed two houses, one in Libertyville and the other outside Las Vegas, asking for a combined $4.45 million. Thomas, 44, known as "The Big Hurt," played his final game in 2008 and retired in 2010. He now...
  • New in North Hollywood: Bow & Truss restaurant and lounge

     
    New in North Hollywood: Bow & Truss restaurant and lounge...
  • Mapping kitchen island trends

    Mapping kitchen island trends
    They may be a bit smaller than in the past, and they may not serve all the same functions they did a few years ago, but the island remains an integral part of a kitchen. "Islands are always fantastic if you can do them because they are the social center,...
  • Drew Barrymore's new husband sells West Hollywood home for $885,000

    Drew Barrymore's new husband sells West Hollywood home for $885,000
    Just in time for his recent marriage to actress Drew Barrymore, art consultant William Kopelman has sold his bachelor pad in West Hollywood for $885,000. Built in 2004, the two-bedroom, two-bathroom home had been featured five years ago in Elle Decor....
  • Water district passes resolutions for potential eminent domain

    The South Coast Water District board recently adopted five resolutions of necessity that will allow it to move forward with eminent domain — if necessary — for its rehabilitated tunnel project in South Laguna. A total of 180 homeowners have...
  • Review: Embeya

    Review: Embeya
    Review: Embeya 564 W. Randolph St. 312-612-5640 Rating: !!! (out of four) Off to a good start It seems like there's a new restaurant opening in the West Loop every other week these days, and Thai Dang, the chef of recently opened Embeya, is just happy to...
  • The Crowd: Crowd gathers for county's premiere of 'The Bourne Legacy'

    The Crowd: Crowd gathers for county's premiere of 'The Bourne Legacy'
    The 1,300 supporters of the Hoag Hospital Foundation fastened their seat belts last week for the Orange County premiere of"The Bourne Legacy." Regal Entertainment Group and Universal Pictures generously donated the film for a foundation event chaired...
  • Steal from the best

    Steal from the best
    Three of design's sharpest stylemakers let us in on the things shaping their worlds (and wish lists!) right now. Paul Makovsky/Editorial Director, Metropolis Home Furnishing: Finn Juhl's walnut Tray Table, which has a reversible top with a color on...
  • Here's to some wishful consumer-friendly resolutions

    It's a time for new beginnings. So here are some resolutions I'd like to offer on behalf of some of our friends in the business world. Cable and satellite companies should resolve to throw their lobbying clout behind urging lawmakers to forbid the...