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By David Markland — November 11, 2010 — 10 Comments

Whether your perfect sports bar has hot wings, cheap beer, wi-fi or bowling, the city core has plenty of options to cheer on your team.


Vianey Delgadillo and Brandi Lozano Jenni Simcoe

One Long Road for Two Bits Market

By Jenni Simcoe — November 11, 2010 — 28 Comments

Opening their market in the Historic Core's Alexandria Hotel has been a long journey for Brandi Lozano and her partners.


Nick & Stef's Executive Chef Megan Logan

By Jenni Simcoe — November 10, 2010

At just 28, Patina Group vet Megan Logan takes the reins of the company’s Bunker Hill steakhouse.


Silo Rendering

By David Markland — November 03, 2010 — 8 Comments

When it opens next March, Silo vodka bar will offer a crash course in the popular spirit from its location in the Haas Building.


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Quick Shutter for Sandella's on 7th

By David Markland — November 03, 2010 — 13 Comments

7th Street eatery Sandella's Flatbread closed its doors on 7th last month, but the street around it is seeing lots of new activity.


9th & Broadway

By Jenni Simcoe — November 03, 2010 — 10 Comments

A proposed 7-Eleven at 9th and Broadway is scheduled for a second hearing this afternoon, but the company plans to ask for more time to work on plans.


Halloween Nightlife

By Michael F. Robleto — October 27, 2010 — 3 Comments

Options for where to head with your Halloween costume can be found all over Downtown this weekend. Here are a few that caught our fancy.


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Green Thumb Not Required

By Jenni Simcoe — October 27, 2010 — 7 Comments

Downtown may be lacking in green spaces, but your loft doesn’t have to be similarly barren. Why not try growing some what you plan to eat?


Pershing Square Cafe Space Eric Richardson

Restaurateurs Pass on Terms for Pershing Square Cafe

By Jenni Simcoe — October 25, 2010 — 23 Comments

The future of the cafe space at Pershing Square remains uncertain after an RFP to find an operator attracts zero responses.


Monty Cafe

By Eric Richardson — October 21, 2010 — 8 Comments

Downtown's nightlife renaissance is about to jump the 110 freeway. The Monty Cafe may look nondescript, but the closed watering hole is about to get new life.


Senor Fish

By Michael F. Robleto — October 21, 2010 — 7 Comments

Little Tokyo's vibrant nightlife scene offers plenty of options for those looking for some new spots to hit on their Downtown night out.