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Offbeat L.A.: The Oldest Surviving Mexican Restaurants in Los Angeles

Four years ago when I compiled The Oldest Surviving Los Angeles Restaurants I had no idea the impact that it would have. I was hoping that it might reach a thousand people and make a difference. But the day it was published … Continue reading

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CicLAvia and Mole Festival Combine for Downtown LA Blowout, Sunday 10/7

Two attractions are coming to Downtown LA on Sunday, October 7.  While they couldn’t be more disparate, the combination blends perfectly. Grab your bike and work up an appetite. CicLAvia – Approximately 10 miles of DTLA streets will be blocked … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Taco – Casa Vega in Sherman Oaks

Established in 1956 by Rafael “Ray” Vega, Casa Vega is located on Ventura Blvd in Sherman Oaks.  Dimly lit, with cozy brick walls and exposed wooden beams, the restaurant has a lively bar and is fitted with comfortable booths and … Continue reading

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