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Ask An Expert: Hottest Summer Trends In Los Angeles

Summer fashion often means adding a few key elements to your already stellar wardrobe. Here are a handful of on point tips you’ll cherish from a freelance stylist who practices what she preaches by wearing what she heralds. Meet Alexandra Bendana!

05/26/2015

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Best Free Summer Concerts In Los Angeles

Warm summer evenings in the City of Angels set the scene as the ideal way to listen to your favorite music. Some of these memorable gatherings are held while fans sit under the stars as artists of all sorts give free concerts so everyone in the Southland has the chance to hear the familiar tunes from their favorites live and without costing a cent. Consider the following five exceptional opportunities.

05/25/2015

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Best Memorial Day Celebrations In Los Angeles

If you plan to spend the holiday in town, do not miss out on a few of the city’s celebrations. From parades to yacht parties, there is definitely something for everybody.

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Best Music Festivals Near Los Angeles

Every summer, an insane roster of talent graces music festival stages in and around the City of Angels. Here are the five best music festivals to get your groove on this year near Los Angeles.

05/12/2015

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Five Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day In Los Angeles 2015

Pampering is the name of the game on Mother’s Day. Whether you take your mom to a great theater event, to enjoy a special meal or to get treated like a queen at a top spa in the City of Angels, this is the time to pull out all the proverbial stops.

05/07/2015

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Best Gift Shops For Mother’s Day In Los Angeles

Moms typically like whatever their loved ones give them, whether it be a pretty card counting the ways they are loved or a heartfelt present that doesn’t cost a fortune because it’s the thought that counts. When it comes to shopping for your mother consider her favorite things and add these five stores to your shopping destinations. You and mom will be glad you did.

04/28/2015

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Best Gyms With Day Care For Kids In Los Angeles

Sometimes moms and dads have it tough. Although nobody can be more cherished, a child can sometimes make it tough for parents to do the things they love and need to do. Working out is one of those practices. No more excuses because now some of the best Los Angeles gyms provide child care. Consider the following options. They’re superb.

04/24/2015

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Best Speakeasy Bars In Los Angeles

Grab a drink and throwback to the Prohibition days at one of these Speakeasy bars in Los Angeles.

04/23/2015

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Best Lakeside Getaways Near Los Angeles

A vacation by the water tends to be soothing, but sometimes the roaring sea is not the sound you want to hear for that particular occasion. Enter lovely lakeside settings close to the Los Angeles fray, but far enough away so that if crickets are around then you can hear these nighttime creatures and hardly anything else. Following are five of those idyllic destinations for all types of budgets at which you can enjoy your next Southland vacation.

04/18/2015

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Ask An LA Expert: 5 Tips and Exercise Products For Fitness Enthusiasts

Finding the right fit in a fitness class and the right products with which to exercise can be an arduous task. Enter Velocity Boot Camp, a well-rounded program located at the Hyperion Arts Complex on the border of Silver Lake and Los Feliz. This unique program not only helps with a highly thought out exercise routines, but one that is health oriented as well. With that said, meet its leader, Matt Alimena.

04/17/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Bike Trails In Los Angeles

The family who bikes together in ever exciting Los Angeles definitely has a lot of fun together. Two-wheeler culture is alive and very well in the City of Angeles where a variety of views abound as do bike trails that take you through this massive city at your own speed. Consider the following five designated paths for a handful of familial rides to remember.

04/10/2015

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Best Bars In The Valley

Bar hopping in the Valley does require a designated driver. Better yet, everyone can chip in for a car with a driver to get to sample the best this sprawling section of Los Angeles has to offer. Once transportation arrangements have been made the rest of the process is shear fun at some outstanding outposts. The following are arguably the top five locations over the hill from Los Angeles proper for enjoying libations with your friends.

04/09/2015

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Best Places To Buy Women’s Athletic Wear In Los Angeles

Sometimes, all it takes to take part in an athletic event is a pair of ordinary sweats and some comfortable shoes. However, that’s not the norm, especially if you’re serious about your sport and if you live in Los Angeles. So, for the best place to go in order to buy the best and most stylish in women’s athletic wear available in the City of Angels, consider the following specialized outlets.

04/07/2015

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Best Old Hollywood Hotels In LA

Everyone who visits, or plans to visit Los Angeles, typically wants to experience Hollywood; specifically, Old Hollywood. The hotels of that magical era were certainly a big part of the action back in old school Tinseltown, with some of these charmed properties making their marks in the most distinctive ways. Consider the following five as some fine examples of just that.

04/04/2015

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Best Playgrounds For A Playdate In Los Angeles

Who doesn’t want to get out and play in Los Angeles, land of nearly eternal sunshine and serious outdoor activities sanctioned inside areas offered to kids of all ages? Make that a date amongst your offspring and all of you will be waiting (probably impatiently) for that good time to begin. Now where to go? Following are five of the best playgrounds in Los Angeles in which to couple up your children who can run, swing, slide and do all sorts of things of other surprising things a kid should be able to do whenever the mood strikes on that day designated for their much anticipated playdate.

04/03/2015

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