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  1. Empire Building
    Casey Lane’s Itri Hits Melrose This SummerTasting Kitchen’s young chef plans to open two new spots this summer.
  2. Quote of the Day
    What a Long Strange Trip for Evan KleimanSpecial moments for Evan Kleiman and Angeli Caffe.
  3. Closing
    After 27 Years on Melrose, Evan Kleiman to Close Angeli CaffeThe quintessential neighborhood restaurant shutters in January.
  4. Coming Soon
    What to Expect at Marcona, Opening on Melrose in Mid-OctoberA selection of Spanish-influenced sandwiches sounds very enticing, even if the “Jose Andres” is only available at ink.sack.
  5. Openings
    Goodfellas Turning Into Cellar 55 Wine BarMike and Suzy Mnatsakanyan are trying to put a cool new face on their Melrose Italian restaurant.
  6. Foodies with Benefits
    Osteria La Buca Gets a Pink Paint JobThankfully, it’s not becoming a new location of Pinches Tacos.
  7. Coming Soon
    The Artichoke’s Heart In Construction at Former Murano SpaceThough one can always hold out hope that it’s Michael Voltaggio’s under-wraps restaurant, it appears a new heart-healthy, lunch-friendly eatery is coming to WeHo.
  8. Neighborhood Watch
    Library Bar Serves Food; Supper Will Be Liberated at GuelaguetzaNeighborhood Watch.
  9. Burgertime
    In A Sign of the Times, Bastide Does BurgersThe restaurant has become more casual, with young things in place of old fogies and fried chicken and burgers hitting the menu.
  10. Openings
    Hollywood Getting Loaded and The ParlorJordan Kaye and the owners of Big Wang’s both expand in Hollywood.
  11. Slideshow
    A Look Into Maison Richard, Reborn on MelroseIf the flagship seemed stagnant, the breezy rebirth feels refreshing.
  12. Frontera Land
    Rick Bayless’ Red O Opens May 26th on MelroseWill Bayless’ Mexican food cut it west of Chicago’s borders?
  13. Neighborhood Watch
    LAPD Busts Fruit Vendors in Echo Park; Rocio Camacho Cooks the Cuisine ofStreet food is again attacked while the former chef of Moles la Tia holds a session of her Mexican Gastronomy series in Lynwood.
  14. Chef Shuffle
    Jason Travi Goes to Work with Jeffrey BestThe former chef at Fraiche returns from his sabbatical.
  15. Slideshow
    A Look into Osteria Mamma, Now Open on MelrosePhilppe Cortivo and his mother open their own Italian restaurant.
  16. Dueling Recipes
    Ludo Lefebvre and Eric Greenspan to Duel Fried Chicken RecipesThe Foundry on Melrose will welcome the LudoBites chef for one night to celebrate Southern roots.
  17. Openings
    What to Eat at Hatfield’s, Now Reopen and ReinventedNew dishes and menus are added in twice the space.
  18. Openings
    Osteria Mamma Opening Soon on MelroseA former La Buca partner is teaming up with his mama’s recipes.
  19. Openings
    Cardinale Kitchen and Delaware’s Capriotti’s Debut Dueling DelisArgentine and Italian eats hit Hollywood while Beverly Hills gets a sandwich chain from another state.
  20. Openings
    Melgard Public House Soft-Opens Tomorrow on MelrosePub eats and farmer’s market fare will make it before the liquor license.
  21. Imported Talent
    Rick Bayless is Coming Back to Cali to Head Red OnionChicago’s Mexican marvel will appear in his new L.A. kitchen at least once a month.
  22. Previews
    Melgard Public House to Hit MelroseA new brews and burgers pub is due on Melrose before 2010.
  23. Menus
    Eric Greenspan Plans Grilled Cheese Shop and Chinese Christmas EveGreenspan will open a grilled cheese restaurant next to The Foundry.
  24. Openings
    Tar Pit, Bastide, and Grill ‘Em All Grand-Open This WeekThree anticipated openings are afoot.
  25. Reopenings
    See the New Bastide This MondayBastide will have an open house to see its collaboration with a bookseller.
  26. Menus
    What to Eat at Marino Ristorante’s ‘Feast of the Seven Fishes’Marino honors a Southern Italian custom.
  27. Happy Birthday
    Born in 1984, Angeli Caffe Will Innovate Nightly Through 2010Angeli Cafe offers changing nightly menus through 2010 for $25.
  28. Happy Hours
    Happy Hours Arrive At FromaFroma has a new small bites menu and drink specials.
  29. Re-Openings
    Bastide to Rise Again in November with Chef Jerome VoltatONe of L.A.’s best and most controversial kitchens will re-open this fall.
  30. T.V. Land
    The Foundry’s Eric Greenspan Is the First To Be Booted from The Next IronThe Next Iron Chef casts off our local competitor on the first episode.
  31. Openings
    Philippe Chow Grand Opens Tomorrow on MelroseWeathering much controversy, Phillipe Chow opens tomorrow in West Hollywood.
  32. Hours of Operation
    Eric Greenspan Starts ‘Lunes Latinos’ at The FoundryThe Foundry is now open seven days a week with a fiesta every Monday.
  33. Foodievents
    The Foundry Wants to See You SmileFoundry Chef Eric Greenspan is out to make you giggle while you eat.