Monday, August 3, 2020
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Let’s Roll: Sushi, Doobies

By Gina Ruccione, Cuisine and Restaurant Writer It’s 4:20 p.m. on a Saturday afternoon, and I’m stationed at a long, thin table, sandwiched between a...

SPIFF Widens its Lens

Photos by Jerome Brunet Article by Andrea Serna, Arts and Culture Writer Celebrating its fifth anniversary, the San Pedro International Film Festival is reaching out to...

Eat Dessert, Be a Sweet Tooth

By Gina Ruccione, Cuisine and Restaurant Writer By the age of three, I knew where to get cookies and cake in the Harbor Area. Half...

These Markets Get It!

By Gina Ruccione, Cuisine and Restaurant Writer Americans have developed a bizarre concept of food, often opting for fast and/or processed food because it costs...

Balam Mexican Kitchen Brings Gourmet Tacos to Lynwood

By Gina Ruccione Cuisine and Restaurant Writer Taco shops are ubiquitous in the Harbor Area. Anyone could pick up a rock, throw it, and it...

Carnivore Hunts Down Best Steakhouses

By Gina Ruccione, Cuisine and Restaurant Writer I just broke up with a vegetarian. You could say we parted ways due to artistic differences: I...

Negroni Cocktails:

It’s for A Good Cause By Gina Ruccione, Cuisine and Restaurant Writer   Some of us don’t need an excuse to drink cocktails, but if I could...

Service: The Bel Canto of L’Opera

By Gina Ruccione, Cuisine and Restaurant Writer Wants, needs and cravings vacillate with varying moods, but one thing we can all agree upon is that...

Gina Experiments with Enchiladas:

Aztec to Tex-Mex By Gina Ruccione, Cuisine and Restaurant Writer For most of us, Cinco de Mayo is a holiday that we don’t really understand. We...

Dining at Panxa Cocina

Old World Meets New Mexican Cuisine Panxa Cocina's Tom O'Brien. Photo by Phillip Cooke By Gina Ruccione, Restaurant and Cuisine Writer It takes serious balls to open...

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Let Your Voice Be Heard

During this unprecedented time, public comment during board meetings has transitioned from in-person to call-in, which has substantially increased public access and...

The Tipping Point!

By Robert Lee Johnson The general assembly of the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1669 addressed the killing of...

Protests”: In Portland, Getting Out of Jail Requires Relinquishing Constitutional Rights

Federal authorities are using a new tactic in their battle against protesters in Portland, Oregon

Governor Newsom Takes Action to Strengthen State Unemployment Insurance Delivery System

This includes the formation of an Employment Development Department or EDD strike team, and a renewed focus on processing unpaid claims.