Toluca Lake Magazine Issue Archive
In this issue, we bring you dozens of ways to enjoy the season in Toluca Lake style, including a shopping guide full of unique and thoughtful gift ideas from area businesses, as well as tempting recipes from favorite restaurants. We’ve also got inspiring stories of local heroes: a comic-book superhero born right in our hometown, residents giving back to help those in need, and legendary World War II veteran Audie Murphy, who plays a major role in Patrick Curtis’ charming childhood memories about horsing around the neighborhood in the 1950s.
We’ve rounded up a list of fun and creative ways to show your loved ones how much you care while showing some love to our local businesses.
Legendary World War II veteran Audie Murphy plays a major role in Patrick Curtis’ charming childhood memories about horsing around the neighborhood in the 1950s.
The holiday season is a time when we celebrate generosity. But of course, that shouldn't be limited to only once a year, and our community is full of people who keep the spirit of giving alive all year long.
For a gift to truly savor, treat your friends and family to a holiday meal at a favorite neighborhood eatery, providing a deliciously memorable experience while supporting our local restaurants.
In an amazing milestone for a legendary local landmark, Burbank’s Smoke House celebrated its 75th anniversary on October 12 with a party attended by celebrities, civic leaders and faithful patrons.
After everything we've been through, folks are more grateful than ever for the people and places that have sustained us through so much isolation and upheaval — including the close bonds of our very special community.
Local residents once again conjured their creativity to turn Toluca Lake into a scary showplace, with the fifth annual Halloween House-Decorating Contest spurring them to go all-out in the spirit of friendly competition.
On September 18, approximately 95 neighbors and supporters of Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center gathered for a magical evening at the home of Don and Elizabeth Savant.
You might be surprised to learn that Toluca Lake has a superhero who was born right here in the neighborhood: Primer, created by local residents Jennifer Muro and Thomas Krajewski for DC Comics.
Operating out of a property that once belonged to Moe Howard of the Three Stooges, Generales & Generales has provided local residents with fine custom-made jewelry for generations.
Casper is an adorable little Maltipoo puppy. Pictured here at just 5 months old, he recently celebrated his first birthday with his loving family. He enjoys playing outside, chewing, playing fetch and more.
This light yet decadent chilled custard is a standout on Prosecco Trattoria’s menu, with many fans agreeing that it must not be missed.
Toluca Lake Beautification Partners (TLBP) is conducting a planning process to develop a conceptual streetscape design of Riverside Drive between Sancola Avenue and Clybourn Avenue.
While dreams of a white Christmas may not come true for those in sunny L.A., The Front Yard has the next best option with its unique, holiday-themed take on the classic White Russian cocktail.
Few things are more comforting than a warm bowl of soup on a crisp winter day — especially if it’s bright, nutritious and full of flavor, like the popular vegan butternut squash soup from Prosecco Trattoria.