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Best New Books For Spring Book Club Picks

Spring has sprung, the weather is (finally!) warming up, and we are excited gather over a glass of crisp white wine and discuss the seasons hottest books with our favorite girlfriends.

04/13/2015

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Best Libraries For Kids In And Around Los Angeles

For bookworms big and small, local libraries provide dynamic yet quiet places to engage in reading and study. But many libraries hold more than just books. They’re also places that offer free access to technology, […]

04/04/2015

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Best Book Club Picks For Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month and our sister company Simon & Schuster has put together a list of book club picks that celebrate female voices!

03/02/2015

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Twins With Severe Headaches, Stomach Pains Find A Colorful Cure

Tami Wiersma tells CBS2’s Lisa Sigell reading was a painful chore for her 8-year-olds Allison and Avery until she found Helen Irlen.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/20/2014

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LA’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: September 29th- October 5th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in LA, week of September 29th- October 5th.

09/29/2014

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Best Libraries for Kids in Los Angeles

Through beautiful spaces, story time hours, homework help, reading programs, and more, these libraries in and around Los Angeles will help inspire the curious bookworm in all your children.

09/22/2014

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Kitchen Basics: Know Your Oven From The Joy Kitchen

Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.

12/19/2013

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Best Bookstores in Los Angeles for Small Business Saturday

Here are a few of the Los Angeles area’s best bookstores for you to visit this Small Business Saturday!

11/26/2013

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Brown Signs Bill Ending Current Standardized Tests

A bill ending the standardized tests that California public school students have taken in reading, math and social science since 1999 received Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature on Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2013

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Vegan Baking Recipes From The Skinny Bitch

Kim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.

09/25/2013

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Calif. Senate Approves Dropping Standardized Tests

The state Senate approved a bill Tuesday that would end traditional standardized testing of students in reading, math and social science, as the top federal education official threatened to withhold federal funds if the measure becomes law.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2013

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Calif. Seeks To Shelve Current Standardized Tests

California education officials proposed Wednesday to immediately do away with the standardized reading, math and social science tests used to measure student learning and school performance since the late 1990s.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/04/2013

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Best Book Clubs In Orange County

Book clubs often present selections that may have otherwise been missed. Here are five opportunities to join a book club in Orange County.

CBS Los Angeles–08/19/2013

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Best Children’s Books For Back To School

Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.

08/05/2013

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Summer Reading Events For Kids In OC

Summer is coming and bringing with it some wonderful opportunities for your children to enjoy a season of special reading events around Orange County.

CBS Los Angeles–05/17/2013

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