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What You Need During A Power Outage

Whether you are new to Los Angeles or a seasoned resident, when the lights go out, it’s a problem. This is an electric city and when there isn’t any power, the place gets a bit nutty. Here are a few tips to get you through the next power outage and hopefully maintain your sanity after it’s restored.

07/27/2015

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Survey: US Gas Prices Down A Penny In The Past 2 Weeks; But LA Still Highest

The highest was $4.13 a gallon in Los Angeles. Lundberg says California saw huge wholesale price hikes during a brief supply shortage. She says supplies are flowing again and pump prices are poised to drop in the Golden State.

07/26/2015

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‘Ant-Man’ Inches Past ‘Pixels’ To Take First Place Spot

Marvel and Disney superhero pic “Ant-Man” brought in $24.8 million over the weekend, bringing its domestic total to $106.1 million according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.

07/26/2015

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Tom Cruise’s ‘Mission: Impossible’ Stunt Secrets Revealed In New Video

Tom Cruise said he didn’t want a stunt double to pull off one of the epic scenes for “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” so he suited up and did it himself.

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Special Olympic Games Kick Off In LA

The First Lady said the athletes were an example to the millions of people watching the event on television.

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Star-Studded Opening Ceremony For LA’s 2015 Special Olympics

The games kick off Saturday at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum with a rousing opening ceremony featuring music, inspirational messages and lots of celebrity appearances.

07/25/2015

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Best Skydiving Near Los Angeles

One of the greatest adventures is skydiving giving people the feeling of flight and thrill. Los Angeles is one of the more beautiful landscapes to tour from up above. The mountains and beach, Downtown and city landmarks are some of the more spectacular sights. The idea of skydiving took the plunge in the late 1700s. Today skydiving enthusiasts participate in competitive, extreme, formation, tandem and skysurfing. Skydiving schools make the experience, first and foremost safe, and exhilarating. There are several schools in the Los Angeles area to check out when you are ready to take flight.

07/25/2015

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Tips For Keeping Your LA Kids Active

According to the National Association for Sport and Physical Education only one in three children are physically active every day with a staggering 12.5 million children classified as obese by the CDC. A major contributor to this apparent malaise is the daily dose of TV, computer and console-based entertainment beloved by children. Keeping kids entertained can be difficult at the best of times but there’s clearly no doubt that a child’s daily average of some seven and a half hours in front of a screen, in one form or another, should give parents pause for thought.

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Best Events At LA Zoos And Aquariums

Los Angeles zoos and aquariums aren’t just places to learn about animals. Take a gander at five fantastic events taking place in the month or months ahead.

CBS Los Angeles–07/24/2015

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Best Places To Unwind & De-Stress In Los Angeles

All work and no wellness make Angelenos wound-up balls of stress. Take a time out for yourself with this list of restful places to relax and recalibrate. Glow From Head To Toe Gina Mari Skincare […]

07/24/2015

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Best Toddler-Friendly Activities In Los Angeles

While Los Angeles is a pretty entertaining place for adults, it also happens to be pretty great for little kids.

07/24/2015

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Report: Deteriorating Roads In LA Cost Drivers More Than $1K Annually

Researchers Thursday released a study that has shown street conditions in Los Angeles County are amongst the most deteriorated roadways in the nation.

07/23/2015

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Ask A Los Angeles Bartender: Your Best Tropical Drink Recipe

Ed Deas is a professional Hollywood bartender with a finesse and expertise for creating tasty tropical drinks custom to order. Deas is based at the famous W Hotel Hollywood, one of Hollywood’s top hotels and meeting destinations, known for its ultramodern artistic setting and creative ambience where tourists and Hollywood movers and shakers frequent.

07/23/2015

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Southern California Communities Welcome 7,000 Special Olympics Athletes

Many of the 100 Southern California communities hosting Special Olympic athletes from around the globe held welcoming events Wednesday night for their welcomed guests.

07/22/2015

Legendary Dodgers pitcher Fernando Valenzuela joined nearly 8,000 Angelenos in the naturalization ceremony Wednesday. (Photo courtesy Dodgers.MLBlogs.com)

Dodgers Pitching Legend Fernando Valenzuela Becomes US Citizen

Nearly four decades after thrilling fans at Dodger Stadium, Dodgers legendary southpaw Fernando Valenzuela is officially living the American Dream.

07/22/2015

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