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Best Places For A Girl’s Night Out In Orange County

Regardless of how you girls spend the evening, being with your friends is the best part. Here are the top five hot spots to check out when calendaring your girls’ night.

07/09/2015

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Best Gift Shops For Tech Lovers In Los Angeles

Technology impacts everyone these days. From phones and cameras to computers, electronics are everywhere as most people interface with at least one of these at work, home or school. Some folks crave the latest and greatest, while others utilize gadgets to make life more convenient. Los Angeles is home to numerous electronics and tech specialty shops, but those techies who seek out the most cutting edge products and service will find a playground of computers, hardware and software at these five retailers

07/07/2015

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Hot Weather Safety: How To Avoid Heat Strokes And Other Summer Weather Problems

Summer welcomes high temperatures in the greater Los Angeles community. The valley and inland areas usually sees triple digits, which often puts a damper on spending time outdoors, playing outdoor sports, exercising, a full day in the swimming pool or at the beach without cover. Hot weather evokes heat exposure, which includes heat stroke, heat exhaustion, breathing ailments, dehydration and sunburn. Using common sense to avoid heat-induced illnesses and seeking medical care when necessary is your best bet to survive a hot summer and protect your health.

07/06/2015

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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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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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Best Places To Buy Watches In Los Angeles

Timepieces often reflect the soul and history of the person wearing the piece. Some people wear watches to tell time, others as a fashion statement, and for many, a watch is a legacy. No matter the reason, watches are a personal fashion statement. Discover several stores in Los Angeles that specialize in selling watches, each one offering a collection different from the others. These are the best places to buy watches in Los Angeles.

CBS Los Angeles–06/28/2015

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Best Go Kart Tracks In Orange County

Southern California is filled with exciting activities, and now that school is out for the summer, everyone is looking for something to do. Thrill, adrenaline and heart pumping fun is as engaging as ever for racers at heart.

06/26/2015

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Ask A Los Angeles Expert: Decorating Your First Apartment On A Budget

As college grads are gearing to make it on their own, one of the many things on their to-do list is finding a place to live. With new budgets in place and for the most part, limited funds available, decorating a first apartment takes creativity and some thinking out of the box. Repurposing old furniture from childhood bedrooms, keeping décor simple, shopping secondhand stores and auction websites, and having a plan are some great strategies to decorating a first apartment on a budget.

06/23/2015

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LA’s Best Spots For Stylish Used Furniture

These five LA-based spots are known for their one-of-a-kind items and make shopping for furniture fun, often inexpensive and never boring. Let the hunt begin.

CBS Los Angeles–06/15/2015

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Best Classes For Adults In Orange County

Summer is a great time to try something new. Orange County has a plethora of workshops, classes and lessons for adults to develop a new skill or advance in a special hobby. Adults are invited to get their feet wet in beautiful Newport Beach, get their hands dirty with a mound of clay in an artist’s studio, play Chef in the kitchen, reduce stress using Tai Chi and think fast on their feet in an improvisation workshop. These are the five best classes for adults in the OC.

06/15/2015

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Best Bridal Shops In Orange County

Wedding bells are ringing, but for the recently engaged, plans are just starting to come into motion for the big day. While the wedding ceremony and reception are of utmost importance on the planning to-do list, brides-to-be can’t wait to begin shopping for the most important dress of their lives. Today, brides have a variety of dress options. Bridal shops cater to the fashionista, the couture-minded and the traditionalist, all in a wide range of budgets. Orange County brides who are ready to try on wedding dresses have these five best bridal shops right at their very fingertips.

06/02/2015

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Best Fish And Chips In Los Angeles

From LA to Malibu, you’ll find a wide selection of seafood specialty restaurants and English-style pubs serving fish and chips. This list has narrowed down the best five to check out.

CBS Los Angeles–05/26/2015

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Best Gift Stores In Orange County

Graduations, weddings and babies are abundant this time of year. It’s time to go gift shopping outside of the big box stores to find unique gift items perfect for the graduate, bride and groom, new mom and best friend. Orange County has several locally-owned gift stores that provide effortless shopping and stylish gifting options for the hostess, the bride, the graduate and new mom. Here are five of the best OC gift boutiques that are musts on everyone’s shopping radar.

05/19/2015

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Best Upcoming Museum Exhibits In OC

Local museum calendars are busy this spring and summer with plans to introduce new exhibits and artwork. Each exhibit appeals to a wide audience and will give museum visitors the special occasion to take in the wonder of history, science and art. Orange County museums have curated everything from the mysteries behind Sherlock Holmes, how an astronaut lives in space, and the next generation of Chinese and American artists. Take a look at the best five new exhibits coming to Orange County.

05/11/2015

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