First Fridays at Abbot Kinney Boulevard: Welcome to the Neighborhood

10/12/2012

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There’s no better way to check out the art (and the shopping) on Abbot Kinney Boulevard, located in the heart of Venice, than stopping by on the first Friday of every month. The event starts around 6 p.m. and runs until 10 p.m. The neighborhood merchants come together to feature the best artists, gifts, products and music. And, of course, beverages are available. 

Fall Cruising at the Port of Los Angeles

10/10/2012

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The 2012 fall cruise season kicks into high gear at the Port of Los Angeles. More than 10 cruise lines including several World Cruise Center-based ships will sail from San Pedro on Mexico Riviera, Coastal California, Hawaii, trans-Panama Canal and Tahiti/South Pacific vacation voyages, and additional luxury liners will call at San Pedro on international itineraries.

Blast Off: the Space Shuttle Endeavour at the California Science Center

10/09/2012

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Following its cross-country flight from Florida, and a two-day trek through the streets of Los Angeles, the U.S. Space Shuttle Endeavour is ready to call the California Science Center home.  On Oct. 30, the Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Display Pavilion at the California Science Center will open to the public, offering guests a chance to view the shuttle up close.