Last summer, a 10 mile span of the 405 freeway was closed for 1 weekend. This year, the same closure will occur again from September 29-30. What’s Closed: I-405 North from I-10 to US-101, and I-405 South from US-101 to Getty Center Drive What’s Happening: The North side of the Mulholland Bridge will be demolished,… Read More How to Survive Carmageddon Part 2
It appears that Carmageddon 2012 has been delayed until late summer due to construction delays and rising construction costs. Still, no date has been set, which obviously presents challenges to those making travel plans and other arrangements. Check back with us for more information, as well tips to avoid the congestion, as the summer progresses.
With the impending “Rampture” caused by the Wilshire 405 ramp closures, everyone is wondering when Carmageddon Part 2 will take place. In 2011, a 10 mile stretch of the 405 freeway was closed for a weekend, and thankfully the publicity was good enough to keep drivers off the roads. Los Angeles streets were less congested… Read More When is Carmageddon 2012?
Craving sushi in Westwood? Here’s where to go: Yamato Restaurant – Casual dining in a chic setting. 1099 Westwood Blvd (google map) Asuka Restaurant – Casual dining right next to the Crest Theater (south of Wilshire). 1266 Westwood Blvd (google map) Tomodachi Sushi – 99 cent sake happy hour? Yes, please! 10975 Weyburn Ave (google… Read More Sushi in Westwood
– The property was originally called the North Shore Tavern, and was made up of the main lodge and nine guest cottages. – In the 1920s, there were no roads to the north shore of Lake Arrowhead, so people had to be ferried across in boats! – The Conference Center has served as the backdrop… Read More Fun Facts About The UCLA Lake Arrowhead Conference Center
Westwood has everything from fine dining, to hamburgers, to every type of ethnic food – but what kind of “college town” would it be if it didn’t have great places to get pizza? Here are some solid bets when you’re craving pizza near the UCLA campus: 800 Degrees Neapolitan Pizzeria – one of Westwood’s newest… Read More Where to Get Pizza in Westwood
Looking to grab a drink and some appetizers in Westwood? Of course, we are only talking to the 21+ crowd… 1. The Glendon Bar & Kitchen – Good for groups. Nice ambiance, great appetizers, two happy hours, and best of all, they take reservations via OpenTable. Happy Hours: 4-7pm and 10pm-12am 1071 Glendon Avenue (google… Read More Happy Hours in Westwood