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24 Hours In Los Angeles

Even with the clock ticking away, there are many ways to experience the glory of L.A. within 24 hours, from both land and air.


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Best Budget Attractions In Los Angeles

Glamorous Los Angeles does not seem to be synonymous with budget travel, but that’s a misnomer. In fact, the City of Angels is packed with free opportunities that make for great memories at a number of venues. Consider the following five.


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Throngs Of Pet Lovers Attend ‘Blessing Of The Animals’

Throngs of pet lovers will head to Los Angeles’ historic Olvera Street on Saturday for this year’s “Blessing of the Animals.”


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What You’re Doing This Week: Oct. 21

This week offers a bit of something for everyone, including some LA firsts. Attend a poetry reading at the first LA Lit Crawl, sip some local craft beers at the first Flight Night focused exclusively on brewskies, or chow down at a Srirachi themed festival, the first of its kind.


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Food Festival To Be Held At Olvera Street In Celebration Of Mexican Sauce

Historic Olvera Street in Downtown Los Angeles will be the site of a festival over the weekend.


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What You’re Doing This Week: Sept. 16

Summer has sadly come to an end, but that doesn’t mean you still can’t take some time to get out and have some fun! There is always so much to do in Los Angeles.

CBS Los Angeles–09/11/2013


Make It A Romantic Trip For Two To Olvera Street

Olvera Street can be a very romantic and memorable trip for two. Keep it extra special by making it a romantic weekend.


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May Day Marches Expected To Cause Traffic Detours, Delays In Downtown LA

Angelenos should anticipate traffic delays and detours downtown Wednesday as thousands participate in numerous May Day marches and rallies in support of immigration reform.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/30/2013

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7 Hurt In Collision Near LA’s Historic Olvera Street

Firefighters say seven people have been hurt in a traffic collision near Los Angeles’ historic Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles.


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Three Kings’ Day Celebrations

There are MORE holiday celebrations in store on Three Kings’ Day, January 6.

CBS Los Angeles–01/02/2012

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What You’re Doing This Week: Vacation Mix

There are so many things to do this week it will make your head spin. Relax: we had two great minds come up with the right list of activities for folks all over SoCal. You’re welcome.

CBS Los Angeles–12/19/2011


SoCal’s Ethnic Christmas Traditions

Greek, Mexican, Swiss, Armenian, etc…so many ethnicities, so many ways to celebrate. Consult our guide for worldwide holiday traditions right here in Southern California.

CBS Los Angeles–12/16/2011

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Happy Birthday, LA! City Of Angels Is 230 Years Young

The city of Angels is kicking off a month-long celebration to mark its 230th birthday this weekend!


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Historic Olvera Street Church Will Protest City’s Plan To Charge Rent

Members of a historic church on Olvera Street are planning a protest after the city moved to charge rent.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/17/2011

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KFWB On Your Corner: Olvera Street

Sometimes right in the middle of a city like L.A. headed for the future, you can find its past right in the heart of downtown.