The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) recently put a portion of a $15.9 million grant towards a revitalized nutrition program called â€śIâ€™M INâ€ť. Â Through this grant, and over five years, LAUSD has committed $50 million to vegetarian school meal options. We caught up with Latina Chef LaLa â€“ classically trained chef, certified nutritionist and [...]
From mole negro and goat tacos to empanadas and cactus fruit sorbet, Monte Alban offers a diverse, delectable cuisine carefully prepared with the freshest ingredients. Tucked away in a tiny non-descript strip mall on the corner of Santa Monica Blvd. near Bundy, Monte Alban gets lost between the CarnicerĂa (meat shop) and El Super Taco.
Latin in LA attended the Opening gala event of the 3rd annual HOLA Mexico Film Festival on Thursday, May 19th at the Montalban Theatre near Hollywood and Vine in Los Angeles, CA. Latinos crowded the lobby for the premier of ACORAZADO, mingling at the cash bar while others made their way to the 2nd floor [...]
I was driving down Wilshire Blvd. on my way to an interview and had to do a double take out of my rear view mirror to see if I had really just seen the Star of David plastered across the side of what looked likeâ€¦a kosher taco truck?? â€śTakosher, the Chosen Taco.â€ť
Latin in LA TV hit the Los Angeles magazine Great Nights Out October issue release party on Tuesday, September 28th at La Descarga, chosen as one of the â€śtop 25â€ť hottest spots in the city. Theme: Brazil meets France at a little Cuban speakeasy vintage rum bar in East Hollywood...
For two hours, I laid on my couch and gazed intently at the television with eyes wide in astonishment.Â Suddenly, I jumped up, grabbed a notebook and pen, and rigorously scribbled numbers onto my pad of paper.Â I paused, rewinded, and listened again.Â Jake looked at me with a smirk, and slightly squinted eyes trying [...]