Vegan Requirement for L.A. Theaters and Entertainment Venues?

Los Angeles Councilmember Proposes Vegan Food Concession Requirement. By Sam Catanzaro A Los Angeles City Councilmember wants to require all movie theatres and large-scale entertainment venues...

Not So Fast Food: Santa Monica City Council Bans Chain Restaurants on Promenade

Restaurants with more than 100 national locations to be prohibited. By Tor Marom At the Santa Monica City Council meeting this past Tuesday, November...

Hot Flash: Thanksgiving Made Healthier (It’s a Good Thing)

Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday. Every year for the past 15 years, I travel to Houston to hang out with Denise, my...

Izzy’s Deli: Making Deli Dreams Come True

Santa Monica staple celebrates 45th anniversary. By Sam Catanzaro Izzy still has the original IZZY’S DELI menu from 1973, when the restaurant opened. 45 years later,...

The Georgian Hotel’s High Tea: Taste of Santa Monica

A fun, fantasy-filled experience for all. Taste of Santa Monica Presented by the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce Written by Barbara Bishop, Mirror columnist and Santa Monica...

Four Westside Eateries to Get Your Grease On

By Kerry Slater Finding a spot to grab a healthy bite to eat in Santa Monica is easy, with ample restaurants serving quality, nutritious and...

Four Essential Westside Tacos for National Taco Day

Navigating the crowded taco scene for National Taco Day. By Kerry Slater October 4 is National Taco Day, and while every day is more or...

Joey Chestnut to Compete in Pacific Park World Taco-Eating Championship

World's fastest eaters to converge in Santa Monica for National Taco Day.  By Staff Writer Top Major League Eating (MLE) athletes, including Joey Chestnut, will gather in...

Local Home Cooks get Help

California law makes home-kitchens businesses more viable. By Tor Marom As of September 18th, being a stay-at-home cook is now a more viable profession...

Four Essential Santa Monica Cheeseburgers

Checking in on some of Santa Monica's best cheeseburgers on National Cheeseburger Day.  By Kerry Slater Any burger lover will say that any day is a...