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This Sunday, July 21 marks the one-year anniversary of Jonathan Gold's passing. Amy Scattergood was one of the late restaurant critic's collaborators at the LA Times .

from Good Food

Eater just released its long awaited list of best new restaurants in the country.

from Good Food

Josh Pressman and Jihee Kim are the chefs and partners behind Dandi , a tasting menu experience in Koreatown’s Hotel Normandie.

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Lawry’s The Prime Rib is an LA institution, and it’s celebrating its 80 years by doing something such institutions are not especially known for: changing.  Lawry’s chief…

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Sarah Scott was a working actress in Hollywood with the usual ups and downs of a life in the entertainment industry.

Actress Sarah Scott on SAG-AFTRA in the Me Too era

Sarah Scott was a working actress in Hollywood with the usual ups and downs of a life in the entertainment industry.

from The Business

Designer Greg Chait explains his cashmere lifestyle with his luxury line "The Elder Statesman".

Greg Chait: "The Elder Statesman’’

Designer Greg Chait explains his cashmere lifestyle with his luxury line "The Elder Statesman".

from The Treatment

The Van Winderden family has a robust farming legacy of growing cut flowers and avocados in Carpinteria with their Ever-Bloom brand.

A conservative farming family embraces California’s “green rush”

The Van Winderden family has a robust farming legacy of growing cut flowers and avocados in Carpinteria with their Ever-Bloom brand.

from The 805

Ted Nash took home several Grammys in 2017 for his compositional work on presidential speeches.

Grammy award-winning Jazz saxophonist improvises to famous paintings

Ted Nash took home several Grammys in 2017 for his compositional work on presidential speeches.

from The 805

The Emmy nominations were announced this week, and while HBO epic ‘Game of Thrones’ broke the record for total nominations in a single season at 32, the news was also an affirmation of…

Emmy nominations are out and HBO is back on top for now.

The Emmy nominations were announced this week, and while HBO epic ‘Game of Thrones’ broke the record for total nominations in a single season at 32, the news was also an affirmation of…

from Hollywood Breakdown

The poetry in Ariana Reine’s   A Sand Book   is centered around the theme of hiding: running away and trying to escape.

Ariana Reines: A Sand Book

The poetry in Ariana Reine’s  A Sand Book  is centered around the theme of hiding: running away and trying to escape.

from Bookworm

A new investigative report uncovers rampant exploitation of caregivers at residential care homes across the nation, many of them poor immigrants who work for a pittance around the…

New Low in Greed: Care Home Operators Rake in Millions, Pay Workers $2 an Hour for 24/7 shifts

A new investigative report uncovers rampant exploitation of caregivers at residential care homes across the nation, many of them poor immigrants who work for a pittance around the…

from Scheer Intelligence

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about Lit Lit festival and Tosh Berman’s memoir

Summer Reading in the Art World

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about Lit Lit festival and Tosh Berman’s memoir

from Art Talk

There are computer hackers, life hackers, and now wealthy health nuts are becoming bio hackers.

Trying to achieve eternal life -- without doing all the work

There are computer hackers, life hackers, and now wealthy health nuts are becoming bio hackers.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Outfest    begins today, with an opening gala at the Orpheum downtown. The film festival’s main mission is to promote equality and share more LGBTQ stories on the big screen.

What to watch at Outfest, the LGBTQ film festival

Outfest begins today, with an opening gala at the Orpheum downtown. The film festival’s main mission is to promote equality and share more LGBTQ stories on the big screen.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Elon Musk is developing implants that can read brain activity and then send it to a machine, which can translate it. His company, Neuralink, is testing this on animals.

Elon Musk is developing technology that can read your mind

Elon Musk is developing implants that can read brain activity and then send it to a machine, which can translate it. His company, Neuralink, is testing this on animals.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

By now you’ve probably heard of FaceApp. You upload a picture of yourself and then get to see what you’ll look like when you’re old.

Viral FaceApp raises privacy concerns

By now you’ve probably heard of FaceApp. You upload a picture of yourself and then get to see what you’ll look like when you’re old.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Ocean Vuong speaks of leaving his thumbprint within his new novel On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous.

Ocean Vuong: On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous

Ocean Vuong speaks of leaving his thumbprint within his new novel On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous.

from Bookworm

This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I download the Face App and see what I look like when I’m wrinkled and decrepit, which will probably be what I look like next Thursday,…

Face app

This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I download the Face App and see what I look like when I’m wrinkled and decrepit, which will probably be what I look like next Thursday,…

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