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Tuesday, Jul 7, 2015 at 05:36 PM PDT

Blue Room: Olde Club Meets New Downtown

The historic Los Angeles Athletic Club retreat is full of warm tones and vintage artifacts. »

Beachy Tradition: Free Santa Monica Pier Shows

Beachy Tradition: Free Santa Monica Pier Shows

Morris Day & The Time open the multi-Thursday summer favorite. »

Hero Dog Awards: Sun Valley Pup Nominated

Hero Dog Awards: Sun Valley Pup Nominated

Voting is open for an octet of brave pooches. »

Shark Week Snackage: Playa Treats

Shark Week Snackage: Playa Treats

The Playa Provisions treat pays homage to a summer classic. »

Auctioned: Marilyn Monroe's Grave Marker

Auctioned: Marilyn Monroe's Grave Marker

The bronze piece, which formerly marked her grave site in Westwood, goes for over $200,000. »

It's Ringo's Birthday (and You're Invited)

It's Ringo's Birthday (and You're Invited)

It's a yearly tradition: The legend will spread the message of peach and love, in Hollywood. »

Savory Fave: National Fried Chicken Day

Savory Fave: National Fried Chicken Day

Do you prefer the crunchy classic in a sandwich, with a waffle, or neat? »

Eateries Offer Comic-Comic Eats, Sips

Eateries Offer Comic-Comic Eats, Sips

San Diego Comic-Con International 2015 (SDCC) will take over the streets of downtown next week and some restaurants will offer snacks and sips inspired by the colorful pop culture convention. »

How to Enjoy Comic-Con Without a Badge

How to Enjoy Comic-Con Without a Badge

Plenty will be going on outside the hallowed Comic-Con halls for those without a badge. »

Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

President Barack Obama has a message for The New York Times: please don't pass the peas. »

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