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Lessons in Loss


Rev Your Engine

Every week, the rebel spirit of the Valley’s car culture rumbles to life in a parking lot in Woodland Hills.

Eat & Drink

Sweet Art

Inspired by her favorite artists, VB food stylist, Kara Mickelson, designs some stunning, picturesque cakes. Here she shares some of the baking and icing “how-to”, if you dare…

Eat & Drink

Global Fusion

A father and son team combines talents to open the globally inspired Wood & Water

Social Scene

No Teenage Wasteland

Remembering the ‘80s, when the Valley was the epicenter of the rock club scene


Home on the Ranch

A family of four trades the vistas of the Hollywood Hills for an idyllic lifestyle in exclusive Fryman Canyon.

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Recent Articles

Eat & Drink

Castaway Retools in Burbank Hills With Seasonal, Steak Focus

Castaway is a Burbank classic that has been known more for its views and events space than its food. That has changed with arrival of Chef Perry Pollaci.

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Lovi’s Deli is a Calabasas Classic with Standout Sandwiches

Lovi’s Deli in Calabasas draws on decades of experience in the San Fernando and Conejo Valleys and stands out for their fully loaded sandwiches.

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Cici’s Café Doesn’t Stop With Pancakes in Tarzana

Sawarai Chanchaisri is best known for creative pancakes at Cici’s Cafe in Tarzana, but her eggs Benedict can more than hold their own.

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SOCA Reformats With More Small Plates And Lower Price Point

SOCA chef-owner Aaron Robins reformats after celebrating their one-year anniversary in Sherman Oaks, delivering more small plates, a retooled beverage program and lower price points.

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Flavor of LA Dials Up Line-Up For Annual Food Fundraiser

Flavor of LA returns to CBS Studio Center on May 20 and spotlights plenty of local culinary favorites.

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TzaBar Makes Stupendous Shawarma in Encino’s Super Sal Market

TzaBar is tucked into Encino’s Super Sal Market and delivers “a taste of Israel” to shoppers, including stupendous shawarma made using meat from the butcher shop in back.

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