Sunday, March 8, 2009

Local Cost Of Living Data for Los Angeles, California

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Saturday, November 10, 2007

3 City Nightlife Tips from Los Angeles Citysearch

1.) L.A. in the Movies:
It's no secret that everyone in L.A. wants to be a star. Relive some of your favorite Hollywood moments from the glitziest, grittiest and most unforgettable films that have immortalized the City of Angels on the big screen.

2.) Friday Nights in Los Angeles:
Now that the week is over it's time to "PYT!" Friday nightlife offers free dancing at Akbar, an all-night party at Spider Club and DJ battles at "Firecracker."

3.) L.A. Eastside Bar and Club Guide:
From Silver Lake to Highland Park, the bohemian vibe of the Eastside creates an eclectic nightlife filled with intimate music venues, local watering holes and too-cool-for-school hipster hangouts.

Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Local City Tips for Holiday Planning...

Thanksgiving Dinner:
Enjoy a no-fuss turkey dinner on Thanksgiving Day with Citysearch's recommendations for caterers, gourmet stores, holiday restaurants and takeout meals in your city.

Perez Hilton's Top 10 L.A. Spots to See Celebrities:

All the juice that's fit to print! I recently caught up with the "Queen of all Media" for the scoop on the top 10 still-hot celeb spots around
L.A. along with a quick quip about who's been out and about. For more gossip check his saucy blog.

Tuesday Nights in Los Angeles:
No longer just an early week yawn, Tuesday in L.A. is the new Thursday. So wake up the sexy and find your "Element" at one of these Tuesday nightlife "Beauty Bars."

The Seven Deadly Sins, Boston-Style:
Feeling up to no good? Seven legal ways to indulge your wicked side.

Fore! Tee Off in Vegas:
Cooler days in Las Vegas mean it's time to hit the links. The area's top golf courses get busier this time of year, but that's no reason not to reserve a tee time. Here we tackle twelve of our favorites, in no particular order.

Erin Mahoney's West Hollywood Spa Tour:
As her subscribers are well aware, L.A. spa queen Erin Mahoney Harris divulges the city's best spa finds and deals in her weekly email newsletter Chill Out LA. She was recently profiled in the LA Times and is the author of a book, Walking L.A., a neighborhood-specific guide devoted to our city's lost art of ambling. She also happens to be a Citysearch user, so she shared her top five picks for massages, facials and such in that ground zero for pampering, West Hollywood, California, U.S.A.


Sunday, October 28, 2007

Fall Season Los Angeles Local City Tips - Part Two

Sexy Chefs in Los Angeles
From trendy One Sunset to upscale Ortolan, scope out the most tempting toques in Los Angeles...

> North Hollywood Nightlife
The NoHo arts district brings eastside rockers, Hollywood clubbers, and studio chums together for night of good clean fun...

> Culver City Art District
Emerging artists and art dealers, attracted by the mass of empty warehouses ripe for renting, have turned this formerly industrial Culver City neighborhood into L.A.'s latest hipster hub.

> Robertson Boulevard Guide
Eat, drink and shop like the stars on L.A.'s celebrity-frequented and paparazzi-saturated hot spot of chic shops and primo restaurants...

> Los Angeles Wine Bars
Almost four years after A.O.C. opened, the Los Angeles wine bar craze continues with cool new venues to get your pinot noir or cabernet fix...

Thursday, October 25, 2007

Fall Season Los Angeles City Tips...

Where to Throw a Party in Los Angeles

An unforgettable birthday party, bridal shower, anniversary gala, engagement bash or office party starts with finding the best party spot or private room in Los Angeles.

Halloween 2007 in Los Angeles
Find scary costumes, Halloween parties, spooky haunted houses and more Halloween horror for grown-ups and kids in Los Angeles.

New and Notable Nightlife in LA
From the hottest nightclub to your down-home neighborhood pub, find the best cocktails and dance spots in L.A.

Best Place in Los Angeles for Chocolate Desserts
Satisfy your chocolate craving with a decadent cake, melt-in-your-mouth pastry or another sinful dessert at a top L.A. restaurant or bakery.

Spa Treatments Good Enough to Eat in LA
Hungry for some relaxation? From a chocolate facial to a tequila-infused rubdown, feed your skin and your senses while sampling these tasty treatments at some of L.A.'s top spas.

Happy Fall Season to You!

Friday, October 19, 2007

Celeb-Rated Restaurants and Businesses from Los Angeles to New York City...

Celeb-Rated: Whether you want to eat pizza with Paul Rodriguez in Los Angeles, get drinks in Las Vegas with Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger, dance with OK Go in Chicago or catch a jazz show with Jeff Daniels across the country. Even Kevin Federline spills his secrets to Citysearch on his beloved playgrounds from coast to coast...

You watch their shows and films, listen to their music, enjoy the meals they cook and so much more. Now take a peek into your favorite celebrities' personal picks for where to dine out, get drinks and have fun when they're at home or traveling.

The hottest fashions hitting the runways:
> Get the latest scoop - from L.A. to N.Y...

Friday, October 5, 2007

What to Wear - Los Angeles Night Clubs...

Where to find the hautest looks for a wild night out at one of L.A.'s most sophisticated nightspots, from Hollywood heavy-hitters Area, Hyde, Winston's and Les Deux, to Downtown's Edison and the Rooftop Bar at the Standard, and Santa Monica's swanky Cameo Bar at the Viceroy.

> Area

Confidence is the ultimate accessory at this uber-trendy nightclub, where the beautiful people embrace all that is short and skimpy.

Lisa Kline
136 S Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Scoop up lacey Foley micro-dresses, strappy LaRok tops, and skintight designer denim at this wildly popular Robertson shop loaded with celebrity-favored nightlife attire.

H Lorenzo Women
8660 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
If you've got it, flaunt it, in clingy tops and gravity-defying miniskirts from the likes of Versace, Pucci, and DSquared.

> Hyde
Slip into something glamorous for this intimate VIP lounge, where a stunning ensemble may help breach the iron-clad velvet rope.

Tory Burch
142 S Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
This popular designer's chic halter dresses and animal-print tunics are ideal for reclining in a private booth, pear-tini in hand.

Hillary Rush
8222 W Third St, Los Angeles, CA
Luxurious Chaiken frocks and Twinkle tunics from this sassy Third Street boutique will make even the tabloid-worthy socialites envious.

> Winston's
This industry-favorite bar oozes New York cool, so bypass the fads and opt for chic, modern and fabulously relaxed styles.

Alice + Olivia
134 S Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Head to this fashionable Robertson shop for fitted trousers, shrunken blazers, and brocade miniskirts perfect for schmoozing with successful screenwriters.

Catherine Malandrino
8644 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA
Tailored shirtdresses, mini sequined tanks, and nautical-inspired slacks from this cutting-edge line effortlessly complement the bar's dark wood-and-sailboat themed decor.

> Les Deux Cafe
Designer labels and sensual fabrics abound at this sexy lounge, where A-listers come to see and be seen.

154 N Robertson, Los Angeles, CA
For candlelit mingling and celebrity ogling, slip into a slinky, dreamy frock by Versus, Diane von Furstenberg or Karyn.

Ron Herman at Fred Segal
8100 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Find anything and everything at this fashion mecca. Choose 3.1 Phillip Lim or Giambattista Valli for romantic fireside dancing.

> The Edison
The dress code is strictly enforced at this sophisticated downtown hot spot. Choose classy, elegant and fashionable pieces accordingly.

Tracey Ross Clothing Boutique
8595 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Fluttery Simone dress and creamy Chloe coats ensure a breeze past security to the pulsating music and swanky den within.

8117 W Third St, Los Angeles, CA
Dress to impress at this tiny Third Street boutique, which features exquisite designs from Peter Som, Stella McCartney and Lanvin.

Paul Smith
8221 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Men can peruse the impressive scotch menu in a crisp pinstriped suit or chocolate cardigan from this eclectic British designer.

> Rooftop Bar at the Standard Downtown
The diverse clientele at this sky-high poolside lounge assures that fierce trends, business attire and fashion risks are all welcome.

Sirens & Sailors
1104 Mohawk St, Echo Park, CA
Chat up an alluring out-of-towner in cutting-edge pieces from GoldenBleu and Afterwards, available at this unique Echo Park destination boutique.

Barneys New York
9570 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA
Snag Christian Louboutins and a Fendi bag at this all-inclusive luxury department store, then admire L.A.'s glittering skyline in style.

All Purpose
144 S Flores St, Los Angeles, CA
Guys: Unwind on the rooftop's vibrating water beds in achingly cool Filius duds and retro
Derapage shades from this creative menswear shop.

> Cameo Bar at the Viceroy
This swanky Santa Monica hotel bar calls for chic and sexy fashions with plenty of beachside flavor.

Trina Turk
8008 W Third St, Los Angeles, CA
These sultry sundresses in bright colors and exotic patterns are still elegant enough for mingling with the metropolitan elite.

Ashley Paige 1616 N Cahuenga Blvd, Hollywood, CA Don a sizzling hand-knit bikini for daytime sunbathing, then parade that golden glow at Cameo's exclusive poolside cabanas after dark.