| Apr 9, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The Collison XIV All-American game for boys' basketball will take place on Saturday, April 21 at 7 p.m. at El Camino College. The girls' game is at 5 p.m. The City Section will be coached by Crenshaw's Ed Waters. Reggie......
| Jan 5, 2012
A deluge of supportive customers has breathed a few extra days of life into Angeli Caffe, the Hollywood trattoria that radio personality and chef-restaurateur Evan Kleiman opened in 1984. The restaurant was expected to shut its doors for good on Sunday,...
| Jan 5, 2012
Farmshop. 225 26th St. (at San Vicente Boulevard), Brentwood, (310) 566-2400, http://www.farmshopla.com.
Short Order. 6333 W 3rd St. (at Fairfax Avenue), Los Angeles, (323) 761-7970, http://www.shortorderla.com.
Asador Etxebarri. Plaza San Juan, I 48291...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Los Angeles Fairfax guard Landon Drew has signed with Cal State Northridge. His brother, Larry Jr., will be a senior at UCLA this fall. -- Eric Sondheimer...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Dining out for $5 or less may seem like a fantasy, but Southern California has much to offer for those on a tight budget. For affordable Vietnamese fare, for example, venture to Garden Grove or Westminster. Or look to food trucks for unique, inexpensive...
| Oct 30, 2011
Set an out-of-towner loose to roam the Los Angeles area between West Hollywood and Koreatown and what can you expect? A food-truck overdose, perhaps. Or the bold suggestion that we extend our subway system westward. (Hey, we're working on it.) Or maybe...
| May 6, 2011
The intensity of new-wave food truck craze caught the city of Los Angeles off-guard. For the last two years there has been much, often heated, discussion over how the trucks should be regulated. Even among members of the city council there is debate...
| Apr 21, 2011
2008 Cogno Barbera d'Alba 'Bricco dei Merli'
When Barbera is good, it is very, very good. And the 2008 Barbera d'Alba "Bricco dei Merli" is one of those bottles. A deep ruby red, it's soft and velvety on the palate, conjuring up flavors of cassis,...
| Feb 17, 2011
The chips are falling into place for Homeboy Industries.
The hottest-selling snack item at 256 Ralphs deli sections across Southern California in the first weeks of February wasn't pretzels, or cheese puffs, or pita or bagel crisps. According to the...
| Nov 25, 2010
Dear SOS: I'm wondering if you can give me the recipe used at Canter's Bakery on Fairfax for their loaf-style cheesecake, sold by the pound. I've loved it for years and looked for one like it in many cookbooks without luck. I would love to be able to...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 3:54 PM