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From CSI to CSLA (City Sip LA), Nicole is Sharing What She Loves

Keeping up with the pace of Los Angeles is a talent in and of itself.  It is a city that views creativity as a birthright, is immensely vast, decidedly impractical and equally messy and marvelous all at once.  Becoming a … Continue reading

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Swining and Dining: A Night at Cochon 555

Crispy pigs ears, offally good pate, headcheese heroes, chile verde tacos, smoked pork belly and German chocolate bacon cake comprised Chef Ben Ford’s winning combination at last Sunday’s Cochon 555 event at the House of Blues. Ben Ford of Ford’s … Continue reading

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Silverlake Wine, More Than Fine Wine

Looking into the history of wine in the United States immediately points to California.  Finding a decent bottle of wine in the great city of LA is easily accomplished, retail outlets are everywhere.  Breaking the mold and locating a unique … Continue reading

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LA’s Inaugural Gastropub, Ford’s Filling Station

Benjamin and Emily Ford are true entrepreneurs.  Venturing onto the streets of Culver City in 2006 required considerable initiative and risk.  The city was in need of repair along with reclamation of its reputation.  Coupling with the beat down location … Continue reading

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