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$172M Dual Hotel Project Near LA Live Expected To Create 5,000 Jobs

A pair of high-rise hotels in the heart of downtown L.A. could bring both hospitality and thousands of jobs to the city.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/28/2012

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Grammy Grub: Best Places To Dine Around L.A. Live

L.A. Live’s collection of shops, activities and restaurants is like an oasis around the Staple Center. Here are the best places to dine in the area.


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Best Christmas Events in Los Angeles

If you plan to stay in town this year, make sure you check this list twice for the best ways you can be merry.

CBS Los Angeles–12/14/2011

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NBA Settlement Comes As Welcome News To Local Businesses

The proposed NBA settlement is good news for restaurants and other businesses near Staples Center that rely on potential business from the nearly 19,000 basketball fans who fill the arena.


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‘Breaking Dawn’ Rises To $283.5M Worldwide Debut

“The Twilight Saga” has staked out another huge opening with a $139.5 million first weekend domestically and a worldwide launch of $283.5 million.


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LA Art Organization Sues Over Missing Artwork

A local arts organization and three street artists are suing Anschutz Entertainment Group, alleging it junked artwork they loaned to the company for a promotional event, according to court papers obtained

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/15/2011


Farmers Field To Have Removable Roof

Drawings for a proposed football stadium to be built in downtown Los Angeles call for an open-air modernistic structure with a novel, removable roof.


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L.A. Live Hosts Electronic Recycling Day

As part of America Recycles Day, a nationally recognized day for raising awareness on recycling and buying recycled materials, L.A. LIVE is hosting a free public recycling collection.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/15/2011

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LA Food & Wine Festival: Secrets of a Sommelier

Along with the celebrity dinners and parties put on for the Los Angeles Food and Wine Festival all over town, there were many intimate, wine-focused panel discussions as well. Secrets of a Sommelier: A Blind Tasting of Cabernet Sauvignon set out to teach you how to decipher origin and vintage of a glass of wine when no other information is presented.

CBS Los Angeles–10/17/2011

Chef Wolfgang Puck (R) attends the premiere of Los Angeles Food & Wine at LA Live on October 13, 2011. (credit: Todd Oren/Getty Images for DCP)

LA Food And Wine Festival In Full Swing

It’s not too late to experience Los Angeles’ first annual Food & Wine Festival.



Guide to the LA Food and Wine Festival

Here is a handy guide to help you get the best of the many events that part of the LA Food and Wine Festival. Hint: bring your appetite and a designated driver.

CBS Los Angeles–10/13/2011


First Annual LA Food And Wine Event Set For Oct. 13-16

The first ever Los Angeles Food & Wine, a four day epicurean experience taking place October 13-16, will be held downtown at L.A. Live as well as locations throughout the city, including Santa Monica and Beverly Hills.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2011

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Higher Earners, Younger Residents Migrating To Downtown LA

The U.S. economy at large may be headed for a double-dip recession, but things are looking up for downtown Los Angeles.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/24/2011


Man Arrested For Starting Fire At L.A. Live

Los Angeles Police and firefighters were sent the Marriott Hotel at the ‘L.A. Live’ center where a man started a small fire Saturday on the third floor of the structure.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2011

Renton Millar practicing before Saturday’s Skateboard Vert final (credit:Harry How/Getty Images)

LAPD Will Strictly Enforce Curfew Laws During X-Games

Los Angeles police warned Friday that they will start to strictly enforce curfew laws around Staples Center and LA Live for the duration of the X-Games, which continue through Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/29/2011