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Bangladesh diarrhea hospital set to receive $2 million humanitarian award at Beverly Hilton ceremony – MyNewsLA.com

August 23, 2017 11:33:33 am | 0 Comments

Share this article: By Moorghen (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia CommonsA Bangladesh-based global health research organization was named Wednesday the recipient of the $2 million 2017 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize for its contributions to alleviate human suffering. The International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh — known as icddr,b — was…

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Sunset Strip shuttle service coming to West Hollywood – Curbed LA

August 23, 2017 10:58:00 am | 0 Comments

Visitors to the Sunset Strip may soon find it a bit easier to get around the area on weekends. The West Hollywood City Council voted on Monday to pilot a free shuttle service in the area, running between 7 p.m. and 3 a.m. Friday and Saturday nights, starting in March. The service will last six…

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Santa Monica's Neighborhood Diner Blue Plate Closed Without Notice on August 13 – Eater LA

August 23, 2017 10:40:00 am | 0 Comments

Santa Monica neighborhood favorite Blue Plate served their last meal on August 13. The restaurant first opened in 1999, ending an 18 year run along Montana Avenue. There are a few reasons for Blue Plate’s closure. The Santa Monica diner’s lease was up, and owner Jenny Rush wanted to change things up. Rush explains what…

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Santa Monica's Most Temperamental Restaurant Space Gets New Pasta Life – Eater LA

August 23, 2017 10:06:37 am | 0 Comments

Santa Monica’s oft-flipping former Mare space won’t stay down for long, as a newcomer has entered the fray with plenty of pasta possibilities. The restaurant is to be called Orto, and there’s already a proposed menu up inside. Orto comes by way of Andrea Inio, a front of house whiz who has spent time at…

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Slow summer home-buying season in Los Angeles and Orange counties – MyNewsLA.com

August 23, 2017 8:37:00 am | 0 Comments

Share this article: Photo by John Schreiber. The strong sales momentum that occurred during the peak home-buying season gave way in July as shrinking housing inventory and waning affordability stifled pending home sales, which declined both from the previous month and year, the California Association of Realtors said Wednesday. Coming out of the summer home-buying…

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Glam Rocker Adam Lambert Lists Art Moderne-Inspired Contemporary Above Sunset Strip (EXCLUSIVE) – Variety

August 23, 2017 8:15:00 am | 0 Comments

SELLER: Adam LambertLOCATION: Los Angeles, CAPRICE: $3,995,000SIZE: 3,799 square feet, 3-4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: Eyeliner loving glam rocker Adam Lambert hoisted his Art Moderne-inspired home just above the eastern end of L.A.’s perennially chic Sunset Strip up for sale with a $3,995,000 price tag. The eighth season “American Idol” runner-up, who recently…

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10 West, NB PCH in Santa Monica closed after pedestrian is fatally struck – KABC-TV

August 23, 2017 7:09:25 am | 0 Comments

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (KABC) — The westbound 10 Freeway and northbound Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica were shut down Wednesday morning after a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle, police said. Santa Monica police responded to the 1100 block of Pacific Coast Highway at about 5:10 a.m. and found a pedestrian was struck…

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Cal State LA gets $16.6-million state grant to bring dental health to underserved children – Los Angeles Times

August 23, 2017 3:00:59 am | 0 Comments

Cal State Los Angeles was awarded $16.6 million to bring dental care to underserved communities in the greater Los Angeles area, officials said Tuesday, billing the grant as the largest in the university’s history. The school was one of 15 agencies awarded funding from the California Department of Health Care Services to create programs to…

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Hidden gems of Los Angeles: mural art – Daily Trojan Online

August 22, 2017 11:55:20 pm | 0 Comments

Photo courtesy of Flickr The city of Los Angeles offers various avenues for people who are lucky enough to experience a taste of all it has to offer. Moreover, the City of Angels is home to many inspiring murals, synthesizing a culture of purposeful design to build the city’s signature style. Los Angeles’ murals not…

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Lucky fans get free 'Guardians of the Galaxy' haircuts in West Hollywood – KABC-TV

August 22, 2017 8:53:28 pm | 0 Comments

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (KABC) — Beauty may be in the eyes of the beholder, but fashion was in the hands of the Guardians Tuesday. Dozens of Guardians of the Galaxy fans lined up outside Shorty’s Barbershop in West Hollywood for a shot at free Yondu hairstyles. Ten lucky fans, both male and female, were chosen…

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