Monsters and Critics
Review: Plush Beauty Bar the place to get waxed in LA
Hey ladies, want to know a secret? I accidentally discovered the best waxing spot in Los Angeles... and it was right down the street from me.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Julian Lennon's First Album in 15 Years Launches at The Morrison Hotel Gallery
On Friday, June 14, 2013, The Morrison Hotel Gallery at the Sunset Marquis 1200 Alta Loma Road in West Hollywood, CA 90069 partnered with Julian Lennon to celebrate the launch of his highly anticipated and acclaimed new album, Everything Changes , yielded two top 10 hits-the title track and "Too Late for Goodbyes" and was nominated for a Grammy for ... (more)
Spot celebs at their hotspots
Hollywood sign, tick. Walk of Fame, tick. Sunset Strip, tick, tick, tick. You've knocked off most of your must-sees in the City of Angels, but you'd kill to see someone for a brag-worthy story once you get back home.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Wire : Water Grill SaMo Hiring; Real Food Daily Turns 20
The new Water Grill on Ocean Avenue is now hiring FOH and BOH positions for its summer launch.
Route 66 News
Irv's Burgers given an eviction notice
Irv's Burgers, a landmark on Route 66 in West Hollywood, Calif., for more than a half-century, was served a 30-day notice to vacate the premises by its landlord, according to Scott Piotrowski, an expert on Route 66 in Los Angeles County.
Who Stole a Massive 'Pink Bulldog' Statue off Santa Monica Blvd. During L.A. Pride? - VIDEO
Someone stole a 200-pound statue off Santa Monica Boulevard during L.A.'s Pride celebration, the L.A. Times reports : Authorities say the bulldog is actually one of six sculptures placed last week in a Santa Monica Boulevard median in advance of last Sunday's gay pride parade.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
5 Great Restaurant Breadbaskets: Free Bread
In this carbless, gluten-free, spinning/yoga/CrossFit-obsessed town, it's easy to vilify the humble loaf of bread.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
NBC Los Angeles
Giant Pink Dog Sculpture Stolen in WeHo
This nearly 10-foot-tall sculpture, created by artist William Sweetlove, was stolen from a busy median in the city of West Hollywood sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning, immediately after LA Pride.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Hundreds Of Thousands Expected At la Pride Parade
More than 400,000 spectators were expected along Santa Monica Boulevard to Robertson Boulevard in West Hollywood for the 43rd LA PRIDE Parade, which began at 11 a.m. on Sunday.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
LA Pride Parade street closures in West Hollywood
San Vicente Boulevard between Santa Monica Boulevard and Melrose Avenue will be closed from 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 6 through 7 a.m. on Monday, June 10. Santa Monica Boulevard from Fairfax Avenue to Doheny Drive will be closed from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 9. Streets one block north and south of Santa Monica Boulevard will be closed from 5 ... (more)
Thu Jun 06, 2013
2013 la Pride West Holllywood Weekend Festival
Friday 5:00pm 10:00pm Saturday 12:00 Noon 12:00 Midnight Sunday 11:00 a.m. 11:00 p.m. The 2013 LA PRIDE Celebration, held in beautiful West Hollywood Park, is the largest gathering of the LGBT community in Southern California.
Is L.A. Gay Pride an Outdated, Adolescent Mess?
Muscled go-go boys shaking their booties on one parade float after another, cock-ring tosses to win a stuffed animal, Bud Light and Bacardi sponsoring an event for a community with consistently high rates of alcoholism and drug addiction -- and the same damn music with the same tweaker beat.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
The Palms Is Closing, Leaving West Hollywood Without A Single Lesbian Bar
The Palms Bar, the oldest continually-running lesbian bar in Southern California, will close Sunday, June 9 after the annual gay pride parade, Wehoville reports.
The Sunset Tower Hotel, West Hollywood
As a great lover of movie history, a place like the Sunset Tower Hotel on Sunset Blvd. in Los Angeles already has me pretty much captivated even before I check in.
Joan Jett deemed honoree at 2013's Sunset Strip Festival
This year's Sunset Strip Festival, helmed by Linkin Park, will honor rocker Joan Jett for her contributions to the famed Los Angeles boulevard.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Sunset Strip Music Festival Announces Joan Jett As 2013 Festival Honoree
Since co-founding the pioneering all-girl punk quintet The Runaways at age 15, JETT has continued to be an originator, innovator, visionary--and a pivotal figure in the history of The Sunset Strip .
The Palms, Historic WeHo Lesbian Bar, Gets One Last Hurrah Before It Closes
On June 9, West Hollywood's historic lesbian bar the Palms will be closing the doors to its location of the last 48 years.
Franchise Whisperer: Perpetually On The Prowl For The Next New Thing
He sniffed out Coldstone Creamery as a concept with great franchise potential years before the couple who started it were ready to grow.
Fri May 31, 2013
Connie and Ted's Opens in West Hollywood
Climb aboard the spacious 140-seater helmed by Providence chef/owner and seafood savant Michael Cimarusti, and prepare for sensational crustaceans and delish fish served with New England-style flare.
Thu May 30, 2013
When chili meets Hollywood: Barney's Beanery
Being a film buff living in Los Angeles makes it easy to identify those places that look familiar, simply because they were the locations of famous movie scenes.