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New York Times Spends 36 Hours In Santa Monica

nytimes.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

WHEN Angelenos think of the perfect beach town, they think of Santa Monica. Venice (to the south) has its countercultural charms, and Malibu (up north...

HAIKU REVIEWS: Robert Rauschenberg, Martin Mull, Babes In Arms & More | SF, LA, NY

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

HuffPost Arts' Haiku Reviews is a weekly feature where invited critics review exhibitions and performances in short form. Some will be in the traditio...

Gov 2.0 L.A. 2011 Speakers and Content

Alan W. Silberberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Alan W. Silberberg

Gov 2.0 L.A. 2011 is upon us shortly. As the founder I could not be more excited about what is about to happen. Gov 2.0 LA started last year as a way ...

PHOTOS: RADIO: Daft Punk's TRON Soundtrack, Russell Brand's New Book, And Colin Firth DJs On Air

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Catch a preview of Daft Punk's TRON: Legacy soundtrack, Russell Brand on My Booky Wook 2, Colin Firth steps in as a guest DJ, a discussion of logos go...

The Broad Stage -- Santa Monica's Wonderful Performing Arts Center!

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

This Saturday evening I was transported from chronically-casual Santa Monica to the elegance and grace of Jane Austin's world, as a talented troupe of improvisation pros made it impossible to maintain a stiff upper lip.

A Lifeline for the 99-Week Unemployed Workforce

Alexia Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Alexia Parks

If you're an unemployed 99'er and haven't asked friends, family and neighbors for help, it's time to stand up, shout out, and ask for help.

Riding Metro in Istanbul and Beyond

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

It's after 9 at night on Thanksgiving and I'm sitting in a bus station on the Asian side of Istanbul waiting for a Metro bus. No, not that Metro.

24 Hours in West L.A.

Katherine Nichols | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Katherine Nichols

Shutters on the Beach held an allure for me long before I ever visited. The power lunch, see-and-be-seen casual elegance planted right there on legen...

Where Should I Stay in Los Angeles?

David Dixon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
David Dixon

The options of quality independent hotels in Los Angeles are plentiful, distinct, and impressive. The first qualifier in LA is beach or city? The next is price.

Dining in the Dark at Opaque: Eat Like Nobody's Watching

Laurenne Sala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Laurenne Sala

The darkness was eye-opening. I noticed I was acting differently knowing nobody was watching. I slouched and sat with my forehead on the table just because it was comfortable.

More Than Just History

Nigel Sheinwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nigel Sheinwald

Today is Veterans Day over here, and Remembrance Day back in the UK. Despite the difference in names, the origins of the commemoration are identical: the end of the first Anglo-American military partnership.

PHOTOS: EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Merging Body And Spirit, Summer Mann At RoseGallery

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Summer Mann WHAT: Paintings 1969-2010 WHEN: 9 October - 27 November, 2010 WHERE: RoseGallery, Bergamot Station Arts Center 2525 Michigan Aven...

PHOTOS: RADIO: Karen Elson, Nobel-Prize Winners And Mad Men, All On KCRW's October Top Ten

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

From interviews with the creators of Mad Men and writers like Mario Vargas-LLosa, to live musical appearances on their Morning Becomes Eclectic music ...

PHOTOS: Great Nights Out In Culver City, Burbank, And Santa Monica

Los Angeles Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles Magazine picks the best restaurants, hot spots, art galleries, and family-friendly activities in Burbank, Culver City, and Santa Monica fo...

Finding the Money to Build Out LA's 30/10 Transportation Initiative

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

More fixed rail and dedicated lane bus rapid transit like Metro's Orange Line can mean the difference between getting to work on time and not having a job to go to.

CicLAvia Is What I'll Be Doing in LA This Sunday

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

The City of LA recognized in CicLAvia an opportunity to give Angelenos a taste of what LA can be like, at least for a bit, without cars. It will temporarily turn the streets over to those who deserve them the most. Us.

WATCH: THE SKINNY: GLOW, Santa Monica's Bi-Annual Cultural All-Nighter

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHAT: GLOW, Santa Monica WHEN: Saturday, September 25, 2010 WHERE: Santa Monica Pier, beach and surrounding areas 200 Santa Monica Pier Santa Monic...

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Ester Partegas' Dark Humor And Collages On View In Santa Monica

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Ester Partegas WHAT: "Less World" WHEN: September 11 - October 30, 2010 WHERE: Christopher Grimes Gallery 916 Colorado Ave. Santa Moni...

City Life: Los Angeles, CA

Leon Logothetis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

The 'City of Angels' is a city people tend to either love or hate. I most definitely am a lover of this grand metropolis. Many people associate the ci...

Public Private Partnerships, Public Transportation and Jobs for LA

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

With the financial markets gyrating and Tim Geithner talking again about the need for more economic stimulus, I'm finding it hard not to holler, "It's about investing in public transportation, stupid!"

L.A.'s Newest Shopping Destination

Meg Hemphill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Meg Hemphill

Santa Monica Place, a three-floor outdoor mall, recently opened at 3rd Street Promenade. This is the first mall in America where you can get your meal and sit in a cabana overlooking the Pacific.

Two Days in Santa Monica

Melanie Nayer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

Santa Monica is everything Los Angeles isn't: relaxed and refreshed, and full of boutique restaurants and hidden gems that offer a certain shelter from the chaos of everyday life.

EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Sculptures To Feel With All Five Senses at Santa Monica Museum of Art

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Andrew Lord WHAT: 'Between My Hands to Water Falling, Selected Works From 1990 to 2010' WHERE: Santa Monica Museum of Art Bergamot Station Arts...

BLANKET OF STARS: Homeless Women in Santa Monica

Debra Ollivier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Debra Ollivier

BLANKET OF STARS: Homeless Women in Santa Monica Actor and political satirist Harry Shearer once dubbed Santa Monica "home of the homeless." An apt ...

Breaking News: The 30/10 Initiative Is a National Story

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

Let's close the 30/10 deal by being so united in our support that it is on the front page and everyone in Washington knows what we're talking about and asking for.