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Iconic Neighborhood Restaurants: West Adams and Jefferson Park

West Adams and Jefferson Park are experiencing a familiar tug-of-war between established and new residents. Local restaurants, however, have become a vital link between the community's diverse and distinctive past and its hopes for the future.

Weekend Recipe: Shrimp and Grits

This Carolina classic is famous for its tender shrimp, silky gravy, and creamy grits.
Lu's Garden Buffet

Iconic Neighborhood Restaurants: San Gabriel and East San Gabriel

San Gabriel has strong sociocultural roots woven mostly by descendants of descendants from Central America, East and Southeast Asia, Western Europe, and those native to California. These inhabitants have informed the city’s culinary DNA.
Himalayan House

Iconic Neighborhood Restaurants: University Park, Exposition Park, and Adams-Normandie

From the paleta cart to a burger counter, many food spots in University Park, Exposition Park, and Adams-Normandie offer unpretentious fare to families gathering for after-church meals, couples on their first dates, and college friends looking for grub.
Zig's Restaurant Exterior

Iconic Neighborhood Restaurants: Lake Balboa and Reseda

Lake Balboa is a fairly young neighborhood, while Reseda is one of the oldest neighborhoods of the Valley. Both boast some fantastic and iconic local restaurants. 
Food Trivia

The Ultimate Food Trivia Test

Test your food knowledge!

Grandmother and Grandaughter Bake a Traditional Dessert Together

While making a gnocchi-like dessert, Iva and her grandmother discuss Iva's difficult assimilation when she migrated from Yugoslavia to the island of Cyprus, and how her grandmother's frequent visits to Cyprus made it more like home.

A Seat At The Table: A Look Back on The Civil Rights Movement

Protesters from a 1963 Woolworth's sit-in discuss the event and the frustration leading up to it.
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