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As one of two women on the Los Angeles City Council, Nury Martinez fights to improve the quality of life in the northeast San Fernando Valley, a place she’s always called home.

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Worth the Drive (or Uber or Metro Rail): Crawl-O-Ween Downtown

Put on your favorite costume and go bar-hopping downtown this Halloween—and be sure to bring your I.D. The Acme Hospitality Group is hosting themed parties at all five of its downtown bars with uniquely spooky cocktails for $4, costume contests and treats from 7 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Easy gaming: The bars are within a few square blocks walking distance. Safety tip: Assign […]

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Tere’s Mexican Grill Expands to Studio City

Longtime Hollywood favorite Tere’s Mexican Grill opened a larger branch in Studio City, replacing a former Goodwill to start February. The glass-fronted space from Tere Melgar, husband José and son Roberto features a Spanish tile roof and planter-lined patio that will soon hold 24 seats. Inside, a 45-seat dining room features yellow and brick walls lined […]

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