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  • Liven up your space with a few easy design changes

    Liven up your space with a few easy design changes
    Tired of your digs? Don’t move house just yet. With a few new items, you can spruce up your current space without hiring decorators, gutting your home or sacrificing your savings account. LET THE LIGHT IN A room can feel dramatically different...
  • L.A.'s postwar art scene: Hot rods and hedonism

    L.A.'s postwar art scene: Hot rods and hedonism
    In September 1945, under a pall of ocher smog and summer heat, Los Angeles entered the postwar world. The city then was bigger, wealthier and more diverse than ever. Its established people — mostly past middle age and conservative, a few who were...
  • Trust your instincts when choosing dishes

    Trust your instincts when choosing dishes
    Ranking up there with other huge, irreversible life decisions — What should I major in? Is this Mr. Right? Should I get a tattoo? — is this critical question: Which dishes should I get? "You have to care," says Shax Riegler, author of "Dish:...
  • Serenity now! Post-holiday stress relief

    Serenity now! Post-holiday stress relief
    Right about now we all could use a shot of serenity. Make mine a double. Oh, sure, the holidays are great. And we've survived them. That's a plus. But what about us sufferers of PHSD — post-holiday stress disorder? All that family...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Reading L.A.: Carey McWilliams and Southern California's 'vast drama of maladjustment'

     
    I kicked off the Reading L.A. project last month with a pair of little-known but sharp-minded (and frequently cutting) analyses of Los Angeles, the first by the émigré Louis Adamic and the second by Morrow Mayo. But we could easily......
  • National Magazine Award finalists announced

     
    The National Magazine Awards finalists are announced. Lotsa really good stuff to read....
  • Datebook: Events, exhibits, classes for the week ahead

     
    Home and garden events are listed below. Suggest your own via reader comments. Submissions should be for one-time events with legitimate value to other readers. No store promotions and no frivolous links, please. Aug. 25: Denise Donatelli performs the...