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  • Emmy Parties 2014: The Complete Guide

    Emmy weekend will be busier than usual this year, with the telecast shifting to Monday and contending with rush hour traffic near downtown L.A.'s Nokia Theatre. The party scene will also be complicated by Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards at the Forum in...
  • The Valley Line: Enjoying the concert series at Descanso Gardens

    The Valley Line: Enjoying the concert series at Descanso Gardens
    Last week was the most unusual week of early August weather that I can remember in Southern California. I dug out my fuzzy slippers to keep my tootsies warm in the morning and had to add a blanket on my bed to keep me cozy. Even though my dog Lola has...
  • Emmy Bashes Like the Governors Ball Are a Labor of Love

    For Governors Ball committee chair Russ Patrick, the most emotional moment from last year's Emmys fete was watching awe-struck guests snap cell phone photos as they entered the party. "It literally gives me chills as I think about it," Patrick says....
  • The Valley Line: Hillsides H100 is ready for the next century

    The Valley Line: Hillsides H100 is ready for the next century
    It was an exquisite summer evening when nearly 100 guests gathered near Descanso Garden's famed rose garden for the Hillsides H100's fifth annual "Farm to Table Dinner" fundraising event. Hillsides H100 is a philanthropic support group of Hillsides...
  • Steak frites at Mattei's Tavern, Church & State, L'Assiette

    Steak frites at Mattei's Tavern, Church & State, L'Assiette
    Sometimes you just feel like tucking into that classic French bistro dish, the steak frites. In France, the steak isn't usually tender prime. It's typically a flavorful, chewy cut that has to be cooked on the rare side of medium rare to maintain its...
  • Friday's TV Highlights:'Enlisted' on Fox

    Friday's TV Highlights:'Enlisted' on Fox
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 23 - 29, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies --------------------   SERIES Last Man Standing Mandy (Molly Ephraim)...
  • The Crowd: Art of Dining supports the other arts

    Manhattan style arrived in Costa Mesa on the evening of June 7 as the Art of Dining unfolded at South Coast Plaza. Benefiting the Orange County Museum of Art, the very chic night at the plaza raised an impressive $460,000 in support of the art museum's...
  • Room Forty pop-in dinner, truffles at Adoteca, Art Beyond the Glass fundraiser

    Room Forty pop-in dinner, truffles at Adoteca, Art Beyond the Glass fundraiser
    Room Forty Catering is opening its tasting room in Highland Park on Thursdays at 7 p.m. for what they're calling pop-in dinners. The five-course dinners will feature dishes from chef Libry Darusman, whose background includes Mark Gold's EVA, Sinatra at...
  • Here's a secret about Whittier: It's ascending as a great food city

    Here's a secret about Whittier: It's ascending as a great food city
    Until now, Whittier's blossoming restaurant scene filled with contemporary regional Mexican food, craft beer and oyster bars, serious gastropub fare and original puffy tacos was L.A. County’s best-kept secret. But it’s time to stop being...
  • Jonathan Gold | L.A. restaurant review: Church & State a French haven

     Jonathan Gold | L.A. restaurant review: Church & State a French haven
    Most people with even a passing interest in local cooking have visited Church & State since it opened half a dozen years ago, a ground-level bistro on the ground floor of an old Nabisco factory, known for bringing dim lighting, expressive cocktails and...
  • The hunt's on: Three restaurants deep into game this season

    The hunt's on: Three restaurants deep into game this season
    This is the season for wild birds and boar, for elk and all manner of game. Some is flown in from Scotland or Texas or New Zealand. And not every chef or restaurant indulges, so when they do, be ready to take advantage. It's easy to see chefs' fascination...