| 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...
| Jan 20, 2011
To the connected diner, it may seem that Erika Nakamura and Amelia Posada arrived in Los Angeles ages ago. The larger-than-life personas behind Lindy & Grundy are practically household names among local foodies, though their butcher shop selling locally...
| 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...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 10:24 AM
Seated around a conference table in a nondescript suburban Virginia office building, a dozen Republican voters shed light on one of the continued mysteries of this election season: What ails Mitt Romney?
Veteran pollster Peter Hart asked an assistant...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 3:54 PM
| 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...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 4:32 AM
Los Angeles County Museum of Art said in a statement that it is partnering with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.to establish a movie museum in the historic May Co. building, currently known as LACMA West, at the corner of Wilshire...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Federal prosecutors are threatening to shut down medical marijuana dispensaries throughout California, sending letters to warn landlords to stop sales of the drug within 45 days or face the possibility that their property will be seized and they will be...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 4:35 AM
Thursday, October 6th CITY EAST VALLEY LEAGUE Arleta 35, Grant 0 Sun Valley Poly 19, North Hollywood 14 NONLEAGUE Chatsworth 57, Santee 27 Fairfax 45, Los Angeles Wilson 7 SOUTHERN SECTION ALPHA LEAGUE Paraclete 42, Campbell Hall 9 Sierra Canyon......