Faces of the Future

10 extraordinary teenagers striving to achieve their own dreams and committed to making the world a better place

Eat & Drink

Blue Bottle Coffee Opens in Woodland Hills with Plans for Studio City

Bay Area juggernaut Blue Bottle Coffee opens at Valley Country Mart in Woodland Hills with plans for second outpost in Studio City.

Eat & Drink

H.O.M. Italian Eatery Showcases House-Made Pastas in Woodland Hills

The Morra family builds on their Westside success with H.O.M. Italian Eatery in Woodland Hills. Their house-made pasta is some of the area’s best.

Eat & Drink

Universal Studios Hollywood Celebrates Year of the Pig with a Multitude of Asian Foods and Special Offerings

Universal Studios Hollywood celebrates the Year of the Pig with special Mr. Ping’s Noodle Shop dishes, a pig-shaped doughnut at Voodoo Doughnut, and more.

Eat & Drink

Vines to Wines Sells Small-Batch Bottles in Sherman Oaks

Vines to Wines specializes in boutique wines and small batch spirits at a Sherman Oaks shop run by two friends who met in Manhattan.

Social Scene

Feel Alive and Thrive

More than a hundred of the Valley’s movers and shakers attended VB’s “Feel Alive & Thrive” party at Mighty Pilates’ studio on the Boulevard in Sherman Oaks.

Eat & Drink

3 Best Valentine’s Day Dinners in the San Fernando Valley

Valentine’s Day calls for romance, luxury and indulgence. Still, restaurants must warrant the effort and expense. Find three notable dinners in the Valley.

Eat & Drink

Mendocino Farms Launches Their Most Ambitious Restaurant Yet in Studio City

Mendocino Farms’s new flagship outpost, located in the old McDonald’s spot, offers a fried chicken sandwich, a curated wine list and premium craft beer.

Eat & Drink

The Joint Teaches Coffee Cupping Classes in Sherman Oaks

At The Joint in Sherman Oaks, longtime coffee pro Kevan Moscoso rotates roasters and leads monthly cupping classes that showcase top producers.

Eat & Drink

Arcwood Wine Bar Launches Lunch in Tarzana

Arcwood Wine Bar recently introduced lunch along Tarzana’s Village Walk, specializing in sandwiches, flatbreads and grain bowls.

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