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Folliero’s Pizza: A Highland Park Classic

Hey Gringos, Chef Ricky D.  is back with another restaurant review.  This time he takes on Folliero’s, a pizza joint and one of Highland Park’s oldest businesses still in bizness.    Check it. If you’ve lived in the Highland Park … Continue reading

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Highland Park Street Art On Unique Canvases

Carlos Callejo has been spotted doing his thing on various electrical boxes along Figueroa.  Our amigos at Patch.com just did a little bit of a write up on him. A couple of Los’s murals can be seen in front of … Continue reading

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Painted Storefronts Of Highland Park

Figueroa and its neighboring streets are a pleasure to stroll along because of the vibrant colors of its hand painted store fronts.  Nothing better than to smoke up, put the doggy on a leash and go out on the streets … Continue reading

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Highland Park Theatre Raises Price By A Buck

Rainy Tuesday in Highland Park means it’s a perfect day to sit inside at the old Highland Theatre to catch a flick!  The Highland Theatre is every broke ass hipsters dream – a cheap first run movie theater.   But … Continue reading

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Figueroa Bike Lanes, Is a Compromise Possible?

Why can’t there be a reasonable debate about bike lanes?  I ask myself this every time I look at the Highland Park/Mt. Washington Patch.  If you’re like me and check out the Patch on your Ipad whilst sipping a Rishi … Continue reading

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Weed Store Reviews #1

Where to spend your green on some green?  We asked Marijuana Connosieur,  5 time Bong Olympics™ champion and patient advocate, Ally B. to begin a column for us on every hipster’s favorite plant, Cannibis. This week Ally B.  reviews 2 neighboring … Continue reading

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A tale of two coffee shops

Hipsters and coffee shops go together like vegans and nutritional yeast; the one can’t live without the other.   In Highland Park the two rival coffee shops are Cafe de Leche on York and Antigua Bread on Figueroa.   Each … Continue reading

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