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Best Toy Stores In Los Angeles

Kids go through toys like candy, donating or tossing out toys they outgrow or get bored with means it’s toy store time. Once the kids notice that their stash of beloved Matchbox cars and Barbies has been depleted, they’ll be on the hunt for the next greatest plaything to hit the market. Trolling the endless aisles of big box and chain toy stores just won’t cut it for L.A. kids, and parents who know there’s more out there. Take a nostalgic trip to the city’s best toy stores for a trip the whole family will love.

14 hours ago

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Best Places In LA To Watch The Sunset

Consider the following places, all of which are ideal for watching the alluring sunsets no other city than Los Angeles has to offer.

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Best Horseback Riding Near Los Angeles

The Los Angeles area is filled with picturesque scenery once you escape the vast sprawl of the city. A great way to enjoy some of the openess is to saddle up on a horse and hit the trail.

CBS Los Angeles–14 hours ago

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Best Mixologist Bars In Los Angeles

Libations mixed by talented experts always hit the spot more than those that are just thrown together. With that in mind, the mindful mixology trade is hot and heavy in Hollywood, with a number of venues constantly congratulated for work well done. That said, following are a handful of these type of stellar bars that never disappoint located in and around the City of Angels.

15 hours ago

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Ahead Of Supreme Court Hearing, OC Teacher Leading Fight Against Union Dues Speaks To CBS2/KCAL9

Veteran Orange County elementary school teacher Rebecca Friedrichs was once a teachers union board member in her local district. Now, she doesn’t hide the fact that she doesn’t care for the union.

CBS2 / KCAL9–22 hours ago

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Parents Of Newly Appointed ABT Principal Stella Abrera Recall Ballerina’s Beginnings At Pasadena Dance Theatre

With angelic moves and captivating lines, Stella Abrera is the ultimate ballerina. Now, she has the ultimate title — principal dancer for the American Ballet Theater — to prove it.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/01/2015

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Council Halts City Funding Of Special Olympics For Budget Study

A decision to spend $250,000 of the city’s funds in support of the Special Olympics was reversed Wednesday by the City Council.

07/01/2015

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Mayor To Block Enforcement Of Ordinances Targeting Homeless Encampments

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is directing city officials to hold off on enforcing new rules that allow faster dismantlement of homeless encampments until the City Council can make some changes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/01/2015

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Best Fried Chicken In Los Angeles

For the best fried chicken in L.A., read on and be prepared to lick your fingers.

07/01/2015

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Best Places For French Fries In Los Angeles

Skinny and crispy. Thick and potato-ey. Skin on. Skin off. Smothered or not. Regardless of how they are served, everyone has their own personal preference. French fries are subjective. This round-up gives you the five best Los Angeles haunts for the deep fried potato.

07/01/2015

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2 Veteran LA City Council Members Spend Last Day In Office In Different Ways

Members of the Los Angeles City Council said farewell to two of their longest-serving men as Tuesday marked the final day on the council for Bernard Parks and Tom Labonge.

06/30/2015

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Garcetti Announces 2,400 Lane Miles Paved In The Last Year, But Repairs Still A Slow Process

About a third of Los Angeles streets have a D or F grade, according to city officials.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/30/2015

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Best Craft Beer Shops In Los Angeles

The selection of beers available in LA has really expanded because of the current hipster microbrewery craze. Craft beers have become a special aspect of certain liquor stores that offer more than just a few imported bohemian beers in the refrigerated section. Some shops make it their business to include bottlers from dozens of breweries that brew small, seasonal suds.

06/30/2015

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Best Places To See Stand Up Comedy In Los Angeles

America wants to laugh. With what the news is reporting around the world, reality show weeping and drama, drama, drama, comic relief is a welcome phenomenon. Past and present, some of the top comedic performers have graced various comedy club stages right here in Los Angeles. To explore improv, stand-up and open mic, read on for the best comedy club venues in town.

06/29/2015

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Gas Line Damaged By Vehicle Forces Evacuations In Arleta

Firefighters responded to the 8900 block of Woodman Avenue, between Parthenia and Osborne, shortly after 11 a.m.

06/28/2015

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