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The Good Life: John...

Hollywood Icon Architect to the stars John Elgin Woolf gets his close up with a new exhibit at Palos Verdes Art Center. Written by JocLene Davey The golden age of Hollywood ushered in new beginnings in film production and celebrity culture. During this t...

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City Guide: Harmony Yoga

Strike a Pose Slow breathing and deep stretching make for a mindful break from today’s busy world Written By Constance Dunn Illustration by Jay Brockman Sunday evening yoga class at Harmony Yoga begins with a brief meditation, something calm to still pa...

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The Good Life: Santa...

Desert in Bloom   Steeped in culture and class, Santa Fe promises Southwest sojourners a sophisticated weekend away. By Jenn Thornton Best Accommodations  Ideally situated mere blocks from Santa Fe’s buzzing central Plaza, the Fairmont Heritage P...

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The Good Life: Alexandre...

Artistic Inspiration The Peninsula Beverly Hills paints the town—with artist Alexandre Renoir. WRITTEN BY JENN THORNTON PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF THE PENINSULA BEVERLY HILLS It’s not every day that an opportunity to take a private art lesson from an ins...

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City Guide: Wayfarers Chapel

Sanctuary by the Sea Sculpted grounds and a tree-anked glass chapel oer a peaceful site to stop, breathe and dream. WRITTEN BY CONSTANCE DUNN ILLUSTRATION BY JAY BROCKMAN A modest wood sign set along Palos Verdes Drive announces this tucked-away ode t...

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American Pastoral: The Farmhouse...

  The Farmhouse Inn takes down-home upmarket with a full revitalization and a brand-new spa. Written by Jenn Thornton Spa Photography Courtesy of Cesar Rubio Farmhouse General Photography Courtesy of Farmhouse Inn With deep roots in Sonoma County...

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City Guide: Exquisite at...

Point Vicente Lighthouse     An arresting vision sits along a postcard stretch of Palos Verdes Drive Recognizing that a lone buoy wasn’t adequately warding ships off Palos Verdes Peninsula, in 1926 the U.S. government constructed Point Vice...

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Art & History: Splendor...

  Reflections on the Annenberg Community Beach House WRITTEN BY JENN THORNTON The pool deck at the Annenberg Community Beach House is the very epitome of history repeating itself, with its dark green Vermont marble, diamonds embedded in concrete an...

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From Here to Eternal:...

  Celebrated enshrinements and culture make Hollywood Forever Cemetery sacred ground in Los Angeles.   WRITTEN BY JENN THORNTON Although the final resting place for Hollywood’s elite, whether it be matinee idol Rudolph Valentino, director Ceci...