STUDIO CITY, California, November 5, 2017 — It may be less important in Southern California to know who’s on first (classic Abbott and Costello comedy routine) than who’s on Third. Who’s on Third is Joan McNamara, founder, owner and tastemaker of Joan’s on Third, which has locations in Los Angeles and Studio City. The daughter … Continue reading Joan’s on Third Rates First with This Reviewer

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If you want to be a successful restaurateur, be a successful dental hygienist first. That was the unique career path taken by Kathleen Meymerian, owner of Kathleen’s Restaurant at 595 N. Lake in Pasadena. “As a dental hygienist, I had to put my patients at ease, educate them on their dental hygiene practices, do their … Continue reading PASADENA CULINARY OUTING: 9 out of 10 Dentists Recommend Kathleen’s … by Peter Bennett

When you’re sitting down for a chicken dinner at Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant in Buena Park, you’re sitting down with history. From her little Buena Park tea room, which was attached to her and her husband Walter’s fledgling berry market, Cordelia Knott pulled out her wedding china and linen napkins and served eight people … Continue reading Old-Fashioned Chicken Dinner Will Drive You Absolutely Knott’s

Whether you’re heading east on the 210 freeway or west on that silver strand of concrete, it’s always good to know that a good cup of Joe is as close as your next off-ramp. At the All Business Journal, our hyper-caffeinated staff has assembled a list brimming with neighborhood coffee houses that no SGV commuter … Continue reading LIFESTYLE: Our ‘Amost Top 20’ Coffeehouses in the San Gabriel Valley: Is Yours on the List?

Valley-ites, don’t put up with the heat any longer. In just under an hour, you can be sitting seaside at the Schooner or Later restaurant along Alamitos Bay in Long Beach. Breakfast on weekends is particularly crazy, so get your name in early with the hostess. Even if you have to wait a spell, there’s … Continue reading RESTAURANT REVIEW: If you want to beat the heat, Schooner or Later You’ll End up Here!