Meet We Can Be Heroes

BY LUIS SAYO When you think of comic book stores, the first image many of us think of are the small, cramped, and quite frankly, uncomfortable stores of yore. One store defies that thinking, along with other stereotypes people may have about the comic book store. Nestled in an all too familiar looking strip mall … Continue reading Meet We Can Be Heroes

Just Dance

Gail Hatch, owner of FitSquadLA, guarantees two things when you try their Zumba classes---one: you will leave smiling; and two: you will leave sweaty!  When Gail and her instructors teach a Zumba class, an infectious sense of joy and positive energy permeates throughout the studio.  Working out becomes a party with friends you didn’t even … Continue reading Just Dance

A Slice of Family

When restaurant owners Ray and Ellen Azizian opened the doors of The Pizza Cookery, they wanted their customers to feel welcome and comfortable, as if they were visiting and having a meal with their family.  The restaurant was an extension of their hospitality and their strong sense of community. After being in business for 25 … Continue reading A Slice of Family