Jessica Prieto

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Homemade Shin Cup-Style Spicy Korean Ramyun Beef Noodle Soup Recipe

A homemade version of Korean-style spicy beef instant noodles made with short ribs, Korean chili paste, and kimchi.<p><b>Note:</b> All Asian ingredients can be found in Asian specialty markets or ordered onilne. Kombu is dried sea kelp; order online here. Katsuobushi is dried, smoked bonito; order online …

Utility Boxes as Canvases For Public Art

The 12 Best (And One Absolute Worst) Los Angeles Maps Of 2013

<i>It's the last week in December, when according to tradition we make up a bunch of awards and hand them out to all the best, worst, and shitshowiest of things that happened in Los Angeles real estate, architecture, and neighborhoods this year. These are your 2013 Curbed Awards.</i><p>2013 los angeles …

A Before-and-After Guide to Safer Streets

Belmont Tunnel and the Repurposing of a Faded Los Angeles Dream

The small locked park, containing what remains of Belmont Tunnel and the Toluca Substation and Yard, is nestled in a deep pock between decay and so …

Toasted Marshmallow Cream Hot Chocolate

Toasted Marshmallow Cream Hot Chocolate.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 10, 2013 138<p>Today calls for chocolate.<p>Today, a few of my friends are throwing a little …

Abandoned South LA Rail Tracks Could Become A Greenbelt

Los Angeles could be taking the concept of the High Line to a whole new level: ground-level. County Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Gloria Molina are pushing for Rail to River, another idea for improving blighted Slauson Avenue through South LA--this one would most likely tear out old rail …

An Indispensible Guide to 'Greening' Cities

Becoming a Part of the Change on the L.A. River

Enter to win a pair of tickets to the April 21 performance of La Nueva Cuba at the Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts.<p>Enter to …

Why Some Expensive Cities May Be More Affordable Than We Think

A Bewitching Look at Migration Patterns Among American States

How To Banish Blackheads (Without Scarring!)

Illustrated by <b>Caitlin Owens</b>.<p><i>When it comes to our faces, we don’t rely on just anyone to tell us what our skin needs to get that ever-elusive glow.</i> …

White Flight's Surprising 'Silver Lining'

Garcetti announces appointments to Planning Commission

Mayor Eric Garcetti announced his picks for the city’s Planning Commission Monday, and included among them are attorneys, advocates and former city …

Learn How to Rock a Headscarf like a Hip New Yorker | Hello Street Style

It's In the Jeans: Inspiring Celebrity Denim

Stuck in a jeans and t-shirt rut? Get inspired by our gallery of the best denim looks worn by the most stylish stars and models.<p>Whether dark-washed or cut off, dressed up or casual, these chic celebs know how to do denim. Get inspired by their blue jean looks, plus see more celebrity style …

Where to start with Thelonious Monk

<i>Pop culture can be as forbidding as it is inviting, particularly in areas that invite geeky obsession: The more devotion a genre, series, or</i> …

How to Design a City for Women

Huge LA River Restoration Report Recommends $453MM Plan

After eight years of study, the Army Corps of Engineers has finally released its proposal to <b>restore 11 miles of the LA River</b> between Griffith Park and Downtown. The report considers four options, each with the goal of getting the <b>river flowing again</b>, "reestablishing riparian strand, freshwater …

11 miles of the LA River may soon go from concrete to green

A portion of the Los Angeles River is poised to become a lot more welcoming to humans and animals alike.<p>A feasibility report released Friday by the …

Crime

The anti-gentrification movement in Highland Park hasn't stopped, this time stenciled <i>twice</i> with hefty spray paint saying, "We Are Not A Disposable Community" at <b>The Greyhound</b>, an upcoming bar and eatery on an under served stretch of Figueroa. At least this one was spelled correctly. Are new …

An Introduction to the L.A. River Ecosystem Feasibility Study [Updated]

[<b>Update 9/13, 10:00 a.m.</b>: The draft study has been released online. The 500+ page L.A. River Draft Integrated Feasibility Report can be found …

How to Choose the Right Oil

<i>Inspired by conversations on the FOOD52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: When it comes to cooking and baking with oil, it's all about finding Mr. Right.</i><p>Walking into the oil aisle is a sensory overload: all of those glistening …

Talking L.A. River with Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell

This year marked the last term of former Councilmember Ed Reyes, a strong supporter of revitalization along the Los Angeles River. With his departure …

The Suburbs Are Dead, Long Live the Suburbs

Mango Smoothie Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Drinks > Mango-Banana Smoothie<p>Mango-Banana Smoothie<p>August 20, 2013 // 39 <i>Comments »</i><p>A couple of weeks ago before leaving …

How Superman and the American Way Have Changed Since the '30s

Chicago's Waterfront Identity Crisis

The Enduring False Narratives of Segregation

FADER Mix: Evenings