All posts by Laura Malcolm

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WELO’s Top 5 Last Minute Thanksgiving Sides (Made Faster Than You Can Get To the 405).

Whether you’re hosting, bringing a side dish to a friend’s or eating alone after work because somebody has to work on Thanksgiving, you CAN make something better than the Whole Foods hot bar has to offer. And while you remember ...
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Baby it’s Cold Outside | WELO’s Top 3 Warm Eats in Venice

It’s dark before we leave the office, sunset drinks at the Waterfront are seeming like a lifetime ago and, while the rest of the country can’t believe we’re whining – it’s freakin’ cold out there. Sometimes it’s easy to crawl ...
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Here Comes Da Boom! | Top 5 Ways Life in Venice Will Be Different With Google Here

The binocular building: The building that very few people seem to know anything about, the building that is actually listed on Yelp just as ‘the binocular building.’ Not for long. As of tonight Google has finally opened it’s offices and ...
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Carmageddon 2011 | 3 Reasons To Celebrate the End of the World (in L.A)

Ohmygoshohmygoshohmygosh, it’s almost Carmageddon – this weekend’s 405 shut-down that has LA acting like, well, the world is ending. Well, guess what, Westsiders? The way we see it, this is your lucky weekend. Unless you have any cousins flying into ...
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WELO’s Top Five Hangover Brunches

After Saturday’s 4th of July party and Sunday Funday festivities, a hearty brunch is on the horizon. 5 WELO contributor’s decided to share their favorite brunch spots to help you get back on track. Hungover or not, these should cure ...
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Get Out of Your Cars, LA – It’s Bike to Work Week!

How many minutes each day to you spend in your car? At the gym? Outside getting fresh air? Wishing you had a few hundred more dollars in the bank? It’s Bike to Work Week in LA, part of May’s Bike ...
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Bike, Beer, Beach, Charity – WELO’s (easy) ride to benefit Pedals for Progress.

Summer is almost here – if you’re like most Westsiders, that means you’ll start dusting off your bikes for weekend trips to the Waterfront or the Whaler. If you’re like some Westsiders, you’re on it more than that. Either way, ...
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The Dance Pandas bid farewell to LCD Soundsystem

A guest post from WELO friend and Dance Panda, robbytherobot: Do a quick poll of the people around you. Name the best dance band of this decade. If they said anything other than LCD Soundsystem, punch them soundly in the ...
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Stay Cozy, Venice – 3 Places to Keep You (Dry) in the Rain

Yes, it cramps our surfing, skating, patio dining lifestyles. But admit it – sometimes the cold and rain can have silver linings. It’s romantic. Spending an entire weekend on the couch is justified. Certain foods just taste better. So enjoy ...