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Cinco De Mayo

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What You’re Eating On Cinco De Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is on its way and so are the colorful festivities that come along with it.

CBS Los Angeles–04/26/2013

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Best Los Angeles Bars For Tequila

Anyone who drinks tequila knows label and bottle design mean nothing; tequila is a crap shoot. Bars and restaurants are starting to carry anywhere from 20 to 50 to 200 bottles of the stuff, so before you hit the liquor store, you might want to do some research.

04/25/2013

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LA’s Best Cantinas For Cinco De Mayo

If you are looking for a place to embrace Cinco de Mayo, take a look at some of LA’s top cantinas to help get you in the mood. Viva Mexico!

CBS Los Angeles–04/25/2013

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What You’re Doing This Week: April 29

The days are becoming bright and sunny, so why not get out of the house? This week features amazing concerts, an air shows and even beer tasting that will get you ready for Cinco De Mayo.

CBS Los Angeles–04/22/2013

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Cinco De Mayo Fiestas In LA For Kids

Cinco de Mayo spent south of the border seems ideal for kids to celebrate, but visiting Mexico isn’t necessary when you live in or near Los Angeles.

CBS Los Angeles–04/19/2013

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Cinco de Mayo: Recipes For A Festive Feast!

Cinco de Mayo, the anniversary of the Mexican army’s 1862 victory during the Franco-Mexican War, has become prime time for Americans to celebrate some of the more festive and tasty elements of Mexican cuisine. KCAL9′s Leyna Nguyen went inside the kitchen of Manhattan Beach favorite, Mucho Ultima Mexicana, to learn how to prepare the perfect feast!

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/03/2012

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Jessica Luengo Shares Cinco De Mayo Recipes Couples Can Make Together

Celebrity pilates trainer and author Jessica Luengo visited KCAL9 Wednesday to share Cinco de Mayo recipes couples can make together.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/02/2012

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Best Fajitas In Los Angeles

Fajitas have made their way into almost every Mexican restaurant this side of the border. If you suddenly find yourself in the mood for this sizzling dish, here are Los Angeles five restaurants worth a visit for these sizzling dishes.

05/02/2012

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What You’re Doing This Week: April 30

Even if you don’t know really know why Cinco de Mayo is celebrated, you should still find a way to acknowledge it. In fact, why don’t you take the whole week to ring in the special day by romping around SoCal and indulging in some rad activities?

CBS Los Angeles–04/30/2012

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Mayweather Says Pacquiao ‘Not One Of The Sharpest’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. says Manny Pacquiao is “not one of the sharpest knives in the drawer” and claims he won’t face him unless his opponent agrees to take less than half the money.

02/28/2012

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West Hollywood Dine-And-Dash Customers Hit Waitress With Their Car

A West Hollywood waitress who chased down three dine-and-dash customers, also got rammed by their car.

05/10/2011

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Police Arrest Woman With Blood-Alcohol Level Almost Four Times Legal Limit

A 20-year-old woman was caught driving late Thursday with a blood-alcohol level nearly four times the legal limit.

05/06/2011

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Best Cinco de Mayo Events in Los Angeles

Ole! Here are the best events – starting as early as April 30th – that will help you celebrate Cinco de Mayo in the LA area.

CBS Los Angeles–04/29/2011

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Celebrate Cinco De Mayo With Chef Aaron Sanchez’s Authentic Recipes

Food Network Star and premiere Mexican Chef Aaron Sanchez visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday and showed viewers how to make new Cinco De Mayo recipes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/27/2011

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Charlie Sheen-Inspired Cinco De Mayo Promotion Under Fire

A Hispanic group isn’t amused by a California minor league baseball team’s Charlie Sheen spin on a Cinco de Mayo event, which includes “tiger-blood” cocktails.

04/08/2011