Leura Spielman Head Shot

Locale Magazine: Laurel & Wolf Designs Interior Spaces Digitally

Written by: Deirdre Michalski

The business of interior designing has just turned on its head—and all for the better. A talented Interior Designer with accolades galore, Leura Spielman, decided there just had to be a better way to meet the needs of her clients. And with today’s technology, an incredible opportunity for collaboration is here. Leura has created an on-line business model that brings interior designers and clients...

Collage of tasting items and Chris Henry

Taking Personal Chef Services To A Whole New Level…On The Coast of Balboa, Newport Beach & Laguna

Meet Chris Henry who is revolutionizing the services of a "personal chef" here in the Newport Beach area.  Chris brings a fresh, new, flexible concept for busy executives and families in search of healthy, fresh and easy to prepare home cooked meals.

No longer for just the “rich and famous” Chris is here for the “busy and hungry” coastal crowd. When was the last time someone said to you, "I want to cook for you and create a delicious dinner that you can smell and savor the moment...

New Restaurant Exploration – The Federal Bar in Long Beach

Located directly across from La Opera, on the famed Pine Avenue  and east of Ocean Boulevard, this restaurant is about to make history once again. Built in classic turn-of-the-century stone architecture, the entry is marked with imposing columns. Opened in 1924, this building has lived many different lives over its past ninety-plus year history—from banks to restaurants and everything in-between.

This new restaurant and bar is billed as a Gastropub of sorts. It opened just weeks...