Life & Style

Life & Style

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Public Library’s monthly Soundwaves concert series will present saxophonist and composer Sean Sonderegger and his band, Magically Inclined, on Wednesday,...

UNITED STATES—I remember the first time I watched my mother prepare her coffee. It wasn’t from anywhere particularly memorable—just a plain coffee in a...

MALIBU—Tickets are now on sales for Malibu’s Concert on the Bluffs which celebrates live music and dance on August 20 at 5 p.m. at...

UNITED STATES—The baristas gave their all and infused the place with their own personalities, actresses, dancers, mystics, animal trainers and even a 15-year-old from...

SANTA MONICA—The Los Angeles-based organization Art Division’s exhibition “Identity in Los Angeles” will open at the Annenberg Community Beach House on Friday, June 30....

UNITED STATES—This does not seem like such a mild climate when it is difficult to distinguish between the time and the temperature on a...

UNITED STATES—The temperature has been rising steadily all week, with a forecast of high 80s in Los Angeles. I am all for warmer weather;...

LOS ANGELES—There is a stigma related to the issue of mental health in America. For many, acknowledging a mental health issue is seen as...

UNITED STATES—Part of the mystique of Cafe Om was for people to gather at this hole in the wall and know people by face...

UNITED STATES—When a tree falls in the forest, and there is no one around to hear it, does it make a sound? Of course...

UNITED STATES—The nonprofit culinary arts James Beard Foundation (JBF) announced the launch of its seafood sustainability program, Smart Catch, on Monday, June 5. The...

UNITED STATES—The cafe next to the laundromat celebrated the first year of new ownership last month on Fountain Avenue, triggering a festival of remembrance....

UNITED STATES—The temptation is unbearable. The catalog of Adelman Peony Gardens, either in print or at www.peonyparadise.com, shows how spectacular peony blossoms can be....

LOS ANGELES—We live in an age where new culinary trends seem to develop every week. In the past few years, we’ve encountered the popularity...

UNITED STATES—"First he said he was going to the library and now he's not answering my texts," says Sasha. The edge in her voice...

UNITED STATES—Annuals come and annuals go. There are cool season annuals for winter. There are warm season annuals for summer. Really though, there are...

SANTA MONICA—On Sunday, June 4, the Harold Robinson Foundation (HRF) will host its seventh annual Pedal on the Pier fundraiser on the Santa Monica...

LOS ANGELES—Traffic is a frequent topic of conversation in Los Angeles. At any time of day, on any major freeway, one can expect cars...

UNITED STATES—Raising a child between two addresses, located halfway across town, is no bed of roses. Jared Hill knows. He takes his son Kyle...

UNITED STATES—For a while last winter, it seemed like the rain would never stop. Obviously, it did. The warm spring weather that followed helped...

ENTERTAINMENT

HOLLYWOOD—Its June and the past 2 months have been quite disappointing if you ask me when it comes to summer blockbusters. So many flicks...