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Best Events To Look Forward To In L.A. For 2015

2015 is upon us and with it brings five exciting events and opportunities to the city of Los Angeles.

01/19/2015

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Best of LA: Week of January 19

Los Angeles must have food on its mind this week. From dineL.A. to cocktail tastings and performances (as well as a few not-to-be-missed non food activities), this week is one for the taste buds.

01/19/2015

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Best Books Based In Los Angeles

Literally thousands of books have been set in Los Angeles. Which kind of volume do you prefer? Here are five very diverse options that are all novel reads and then some.

01/19/2015

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Best Independent Bookstores In Los Angeles

The best independent bookstores reflect and serve their community. They provide a space for ideas and discovery through interesting stock, author events, and literary gatherings. Here are some of the best in Los Angeles.

01/18/2015

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5 Surprising Mental Benefits Of Exercise

Exercise is proven to have both physical and mental health benefits. Sian Beilock, author of “How The Body Knows Its Mind” from sister company Simon And Schuster shares five surprising mental benefits of exercise.

01/14/2015

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Best Of LA: Week Of January 12

With a unique juxtaposition of themes, this week truly offers something for everyone.

01/12/2015

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Best Martin Luther King Day Celebrations In Los Angeles

Celebrate everything that Martin Luther King, Jr. stood for at some of the best MLK celebrations this year.

01/12/2015

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Guide To Los Angeles’ Getty Center

Here’s your all-inclusive guide to enjoying everything the Getty Center has to offer.

01/12/2015

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Best Of LA – Week Of January 5

The first full week of 2015 is upon us, Los Angeles, and whether you are pining for the good-old-days of last year, or ready to embrace a better and brighter 2015, this week boasts plenty […]

01/05/2015

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Best Spring 2015 Art Exhibits In Los Angeles

When spring has sprung, so has a number of fresh opportunities of the artistic kind in the City of Angels.

01/05/2015

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Best Kids Art Classes In Los Angeles

Through art classes, kids and parents learn creativity and foster personal growth.

01/04/2015

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Best Indie Movie Theaters In Los Angeles

These five best indie theaters were chosen because they are more than theaters. Each offers movie lovers an opportunity to share the experience with producers, artists or others.

01/04/2015

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Best Of LA – Week Of December 29

Celebrate the coming year across Los Angeles at a variety of restaurants, bars, clubs, and unique venues.

12/29/2014

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Best Books About Los Angeles

Morphing from a landscape of orange groves and small towns to the expanding urban sprawl it is today, Los Angeles has seen many changes in the past century. Check out the best books that tell the story of Los Angeles from its beginnings.

CBS Los Angeles–12/29/2014

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Best Museum Gift Shops In Los Angeles

As the holiday season approaches, take the time to learn that Los Angeles isn’t just about Hollywood celebrities and their whereabouts. It is a city full of stories and history-making art at world-class museums. Be inspired by something old or something new, and make a point to visit the museum shops where you will find mementos, gifts, prints, jewelry and books that reflect your favorite exhibitions or artists.

CBS Los Angeles–12/22/2014