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  • Southern California Close-Ups: Pasadena and environs

    Southern California Close-Ups: Pasadena and environs
    First published on Nov. 27, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012. It's 1922, and nothing much is up in Pasadena. Not among the orange groves, not along the leafy streets. Just as the little old ladies like it. But wait. Down in the Arroyo Seco, a...
  • Rene Verdon dies at 86; White House chef for the Kennedys

    Rene Verdon dies at 86; White House chef for the Kennedys
    When Rene Verdon became the first professional chef to work in the White House, in 1961, dining with the president was given an early 1800s spin: Outside caterers were replaced by an in-house operation that harked back to Thomas Jefferson's day....
  • Janet Fitch on her mother's domain — the kitchen

    Janet Fitch on her mother's domain — the kitchen
    It's become a tradition at the L.A. Times Food section: Every year, we run a holiday essay by a noted Southern California writer reflecting the unique nature of the way we celebrate the season. This year's is by Janet Fitch, whose novels include the best-...
  • The California Cook: Cookbooks that bring comfort

    The California Cook: Cookbooks that bring comfort
    At first glance, the story in the local paper seemed to have been written for me: "Decorating With Books." My house is swamped with cookbooks, they're stacked on just about every horizontal surface and, yes, some are even arranged on shelves. So I thought...
  • Hollywood on display: Smithsonian honors Clint Eastwood

     
    Warner Bros. at the Smithsonian: The Smithsonian marked the opening of a new theater and exhibits Wednesday night by presenting Clint Eastwood the James Smithson Bicentennial Medal....
  • Clifford Wright's kitchen: worldly, with a dash of Three Stooges

     
    Cookbook author and food scholar Clifford Wright packs his kitchen with collections from his world travels....
  • Meryl Streep explains how her opera training helps vocal control

     
    Meryl Streep's voice has been much analyzed by critics for its versatile qualities, especially her facility with accents and her vocally uncanny impersonations of Margaret Thatcher and Julia Child. In a radio interview, Streep spoke about the importance...
  • Meryl Streep upset Viola Davis: Exactly how did that happen?

     
    Meryl Streep took home the best actress Oscar Sunday night for her role as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron lady, beating out Viola Davis in The Help....
  • 'Hunger Games': Should Jennifer Lawrence really look hungrier?

     
    Patrick Goldstein weighs in with his thoughts on critics and bloggers criticizing Jennifer Lawrence's appearance in the box-office sensation "The Hunger Games"...
  • On Sunday: Bechdel's mom, Theroux's Africa and Mantel's Cromwell

     
    On Sunday: Alison Bechdel's mom, Paul Theroux's Africa and Hilary Mantel's Cromwell....
  • The Review: Water Grill gets back to the seafood basics

    The Review: Water Grill gets back to the seafood basics
    At Water Grill, the raw bar rules. Always has. And in downtown Los Angeles, Water Grill is an institution on the order of Tadich Grill in San Francisco (though not nearly as old). I don't know what it is about being away from home, but it seems to bring...
  • Food FYI: Remembering Nora, better food porn, Julia and Paul

     
    REMEMBERING NORA Nora Ephron loved food. Maybe not as much -- or at least as vocally -- as Sally. But she really loved to cook. So there can be no better way to remember her than with this essay from......