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Save the trees, save the herons Re: “Residents, activists push back against Mariners Village reboot,” news, April 3 I agree completely with the environmental activists and residents of Mariners Village who are on the offens...


Letters

Theft victim finds only frustration, confusion It was warm, sunny and beautiful on March 12 when, just before 2 p.m., I parked my shiny, like-new, little red folding bicycle — with black fenders and Snoopy bell — in front o...


The Corner Door sets a mood that’s perfect for date night

Peeking behind The Corner Door

The dimly lit gastropub with a mysterious name cooks with impressive style and skill By Richard Foss (Richard@RichardFoss.com) Some restaurant names tell you what to expect — home cooking at a place called Mom’s, and you al...



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Pork Belly’s to the rescue

With no time to cook and most takeout a dismal option, I entrusted my dinner party to three ‘Pig Out’ sampler platters By Richard Foss Richard@RichardFoss.com  Pork Belly’s  1146 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice (424) 777-887...


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Local boater sets a course for Washington

Brent Roske, who lives on an uncommon boat in Marina del Rey harbor, is running an unconventional campaign for Congress By Pat Reynolds As I make my way along the sidewalk with the boats of Marina del Rey’s D Basin…


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Good times at Thyme Café and Market

                          By Richard Foss (Richard@RichardFoss.com) A visit for brunch, the most enjoyable of meals, makes for a perfect morning in Santa Monica I...



Children’s Hospital Los Angeles physicians and trustees joined Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce members to celebrate the March 11 grand opening of the hospital’s new outpatient care center in Santa Monica

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OPENINGS Children’s Hospital Los Angeles physicians and trustees joined Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce members to celebrate the March 11 grand opening of the hospital’s new outpatient care center in Santa Monica. The pedi...


Letters

Work with others to fix program’s flaws Re: “School breakfast program doesn’t make the grade,” guest opinion, March 27 Martin Lopez presents an insightful account of his observations about the Breakfast in Class program...


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Five Desserts to Die for

Five Desserts to Die for From fresh-baked giant cookies to decadent chocolate soufflé, enjoy some of the Westside’s most satisfying sweets By Chloe Jory Juice cleanses, raw foods other health-conscious diet options are all t...



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The Westside’s Top 10 Happy Hours for Foodies

Forget bar peanuts: Some restaurants are putting their best food forward for the early crowd — and at special prices, too By Shanee Edwards In a dark and distant past, happy hour meant slurping cheap draft beers while stuffin...