| Apr 25, 2011
| 10:42 AM
Sauvignon Blanc from the Loire Valley has a special character — minerally, lean, focused. At Domaine de la Charmoise in the Touraine, grapes from 40-year-old vines go into the signature Sauvignon Blanc "M. de Marionnet." I love the notes of...
| May 5, 2011
In glorious warm weather like this, if you're going to drink a Chardonnay, make it something crisp and minerally like this fine Macon. The fruit carries hints of celery seed, anise and melon. Lithe and elegant, this Maconnais Chardonnay isn't weighed...
| Jul 8, 2010
| 6:35 AM
WOODLAND HILLS -- A suspected drunk driver has been arrested after she crashed her vehicle into a home in Woodland Hills.
It happened around 2 a.m. Thursday in the 22000 block of Providencia Street, just west of Topanga Canyon Boulevard, police said....
| Jul 16, 2010
| 3:13 PM
Rapper turned actor Alvin " Xzibit" Joiner has lowered the asking price to $650,000 on his Los Angeles home, which has been approved for a short sale, according to Multiple Listing Service details.
He bought the gated Woodland Hills-area house in 2003...
| Jan 13, 2011
Strangers chatting in the fast-moving line outside Asal Bakery & Kabob are all jonesing for a taste of the same thing: warm sangak, a floppy chewy yard-long sesame-encrusted flatbread pulled from the fiery depths of a floor-to-ceiling oven whose...
| Jan 22, 2011
| 8:39 AM
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. (KTLA) -- A $100,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the man who shot and wounded a LAUSD police officer outside El Camino High School in Woodland Hills.
City Councilman Dennis Zine...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 10:58 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The LAUSD police officer who said he was shot and wounded in a confrontation with an armed suspect outside a Woodland Hills high school has been arrested, accused of making up the whole story. School officials say the officer will be...
| Sep 2, 2010
Where to buy
Here are some places where you can find wines from the northern Spain region of Rueda:
2009 Jose Pariente Rueda Verdejo: About $19 at the Wine House in West Los Angeles, (310) 479-3731, http://www.winehouse.com; and Wally's Wine & Spirits...
| Aug 26, 2010
| 11:06 PM
CALABASAS--A car driven by the U.S. ambassador to Malta crashed into a drainage ditch, killing a nun and injuring a pastor.
The driver, Douglas Kmiec, who is the U.S. Ambassador to Malta and a professor of law at Pepperdine University, was also injured...
| Sep 23, 2010
On a good night at the new Woodland Hills branch of Tara's Himalayan Cuisine, it can feel like the entire world loves you. Tara Gurung Black, there most nights, is the kind of owner who hugs her regulars, who chats with guests new and old, who will tell...
| May 15, 2011
Charles McPhee, the self-proclaimed "Dream Doctor" who decoded dreams on his nationally syndicated radio show until Lou Gehrig's disease forced him off the air in 2006, has died. He was 49.
McPhee died May 8 at his Woodland Hills home of the...
| May 31, 2011
| 2:39 PM
An Iranian man today pleaded guilty in a Chicago federal courtroom to trying to illegally export missile parts and other equipment to Iran in violation of U.S. law, U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald's office said today.
Authorities say Davoud Baniameri in...