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Best Of LA – Week Of July 6

Foodies get your stretchy pants ready because L.A. Street Food Fest is back for its 6th year, and ready to stuff you with some of the best bites from around the city.

07/06/2015

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3 Rare Gray’s Monitor Lizards Hatched At L.A. Zoo

The Los Angeles Zoo says it is now home to three rare baby Gray’s monitor lizards that hatched last month.

06/15/2015

Rhonda the Rhino meets and greets patients at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. (credit: CBS)

Patients At Children’s Hospital LA Get Up-Close Chance To Meet Animals At LA Zoo

Natalia Juanero, 6, was treated to a special introduction to Rhonda the Rhino.

05/29/2015

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LA Zoo Unveils New Jaguar Habitat

A 7,100-square-foot habitat and exhibit space was unveiled Friday for the Los Angeles Zoo’s three resident jaguars.

05/22/2015

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Best Of LA – Week Of May 11

Angelenos can look forward to a busy week full of life’s fullest and finest.

05/11/2015

Los Angeles Zoo kangaroos. (credit: Jamie Pham)

Visitors Invited To Name LA Zoo’s New Baby Kangaroo

Los Angeles zoo officials want some help in naming its new baby kangaroo.

03/25/2015

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Best Places To Celebrate The Chinese New Year In LA

The Chinese or Lunar New Year is the most celebrated holiday of the year for nearly 1.5 million people of Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese descent in Southern California.

02/15/2015

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LA Zoo To Welcome Endangered Tiger

The Los Angeles Zoo Friday will debut its newest attraction — a male tiger named Castro.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/06/2015

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Best Of LA: Week Of February 2

Celebrate African American History month this week with the whole family or make it a date night as you take in unique performances of artists, musicians, vocalists, and dance.

02/02/2015

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Bighorn Sheep Fatally Struck By Driver Was Able To Escape LA Zoo Through Gap In The Bushes

The sheep was the first animal to escape zoo grounds in more than a decade.

02/01/2015

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A Guide To The Best Fun For Kids In Eastside LA

Every parent is familiar with hearing their child say “I’m bored.” Fortunately for you Los Angeles holds the cure to this dread malady.

CBS Los Angeles–01/28/2015

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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 Family-Fun Activities At Griffith Park

Griffith Park is Los Angeles’ grand recreational center with more than 4,000 acres of family attractions.

CBS Los Angeles–01/16/2015

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L.A. Zoo Lights – L.A.’s Newest Holiday Tradition

L.A.’s newest holiday tradition – L.A. Zoo Lights! A very special nighttime event for all ages where you’ll experience a fantastical wonderland with glowing animals in LED lights, lasers, 3D projections and more!

12/10/2014

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Man Sues Nintendo Over Donkey Kong Costume Outing

A man who says he suffered a serious heart condition after wearing a Donkey Kong ape costume at the Los Angeles Zoo has sued Nintendo.

12/02/2014

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