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Photo by Daniel Cielak: Guisados stays true to the successful formula of Mexican cuisine and adds a modern twist. The sampler plate is a favorite among customers.

Guisados, Mexican Meets Modern

27 Jan 2017

By Daniel Cielak Born in one of LA’s most well-represented Latino areas, Guisados has the perfect geographical location to produce some of the best tacos in the city. Established in Boyle Heights in 2010, Guisados specializes in serving ... more
Reprinted with permission from Starset: Vessels by modern rock band Starset fuses electronic rhythms with classic rock n’ roll guitar riffs to produce an album of musical genius.

“Vessels” by Starset, Blast off with sci-fi rock

27 Jan 2017

By Riley Hubsch If you’re interested in science fiction and rock music, the band Starset, and especially their new album Vessels, is likely to pique your interest. I personally started listening to the band in 2014 when ... more
ROAD TO SEOUL, located five minutes from Loyola, offers a plethora of Korean-style meats such as calf intestine, bulgogi, galbi and octopus.

MATTEO’S MENU: Road to Seoul

16 Dec 2016

By Matteo Mendoza Rapidly gaining in popularity among students, Korean barbecue has become engrained in Loyola’s culture.  Cubs of all grades start their weekends by eating lunch together at Korean barbecue restaurants near Loyola, and this edition’s ... more

MUSIC: “Awaken, My Love!”

16 Dec 2016

by Luke Ebora Over two years after releasing his combined mixtape/EP STN MTN/Kauai, Donald Glover, known musically as Childish Gambino, released the soul and funk-influenced “Awaken My Love” on Dec. 2, 2016. Departing sharply from his previous ... more
QUEEN MARY’S WINTER EVENT, CHILL is held annually from Nov. 23 - Jan. 8. This year’s theme is Alice in Winterland with attractions such as ice skating, in ice sculpture maze and ice tubing.

Discover LA — Chill: Alice in Winterland

16 Dec 2016

By Jordi Ettinger The ocean liner RMS Queen Mary was once used during World War II to transport American soldiers and supplies between the United States and the battlefields of Europe.  Today, the former fastest ship in the ... more
HOME RESTAURANT offers customers a welcoming and amicable environment of a house while serving satisfying food in Los Feliz.

Matteo’s Menu: Home Restaurant

02 Dec 2016

By Matteo Mendoza No restaurant that I have reviewed so far has a more fitting name than Home Restaurant in Los Feliz.  This restaurant’s ambiance literally embodies the atmosphere of a house: Most of the dining tables ... more
HOLIDAY ALBUMS SUCH AS MICHAEL BUBLE’S ‘CHRISTMAS’ invite listeners to feel the joys of the holiday season.

Music: Holiday Hits

02 Dec 2016

By  Luke Jankowski Christmas music is often considered the best holiday music because of its timely relevance and warmth. Christmas songs are very modern now, but some of the old Church songs for Christmas still thrive. For ... more
GRAND CENTRAL MARKET, located on Grand Avenue, offers foods from many culture, such as German, Japanese and Mexican.

Discover LA: Grand Central Market

02 Dec 2016

By Joseph Altmayer Often dominated by the hectic life of Los Angeles, residents and tourists rarely find the opportunity to venture the nooks and crannies of the city. But, if you ever have the chance on a ... more
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Matteo’s Menu: Men Oh Ramen

11 Nov 2016

With the holiday season in full swing, winter is coming.  The cold calls for something warm to end your chills: ramen! Downtown LA’s Little Tokyo houses the most reputable ramen restaurants in Los Angeles, among them Men ... more
OLVERA STREET displays an authentic Mexican cultural

environment during its Dia de los Muertos celebration from Nov. 1-2.

Discover LA: Olvera Street

11 Nov 2016

By Jordi Ettinger The opening scene from the most recent James Bond film “Spectre,” which takes place in Mexico City, conjures up grandiose images of one of Mexico’s most popular and well known holidays, Día de los ... more