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    Travelzoo Sunday Oct. 4

    Travelzoo’s Senior Editor, Gabe Saglie, introduced some of this week’s best travel deals. El Conquistador, a Waldorf-Astoria Resort, Fajardo, Puerto Rico Famous AAA 4-Diamond resort sprawled across 500 acres of cliff and overlooking the ocean Property is made up of 5 distinct “villages” and features an 18-hole golf course, 23 restaurants, 7 pools (including a lap pool) and a kids’ camp Palomino, the resort’s private island (for horseback riding, watersports or cavern/nature trail exploration), is a 12-minute ferry ride away […]

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    National Taco day

    Sunday, October 4, 2015 is National Taco Day.  Chef Deborah Schneider from Solita Tacos & Margaritas joined the KTLA 5 Weekend Morning News team to share easy homemade taco recipes. SOL COCINA’S VAMPIRO Ingredients: 2 corn tortillas Shredded jack or ‘menonito’ cheese 5 slices of serrano chile 1 tsp. sliced green onions Guacamole About 2 oz. Carne Asada, marinated, grilled and diced Chipotle Salsa Pico de Gallo Cotixa Cheese1. Marinate and grill the carne asada to desired temperature. Keep warm. […]

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    Travelzoo Sunday

    Travelzoo’s Senior Editor, Gabe Saglie, introduced some of this week’s best travel deals. Fairmont Southampton, Bermuda •    Ritzy AAA 4-Diamond resort set on the soft pink sand beaches of Bermuda •    Resort is home to a championship golf course, an outdoor pool with sun deck, the 31,000-square-foot Willow Stream Spa (with indoor pool and fitness center) and 8 restaurants, including a AAA 4-Diamond steakhouse set dockside on the bay in a traditional Bermuda cottage •    Guests can take a ferry […]

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    The Ultimate Stuft Cookie

    What is a better way to enjoy delicious cookies? Stuff them with sweet surprises! The KTLA 5 Weekend Morning News team tried the Ultimate Stuft Cookies, that were freshly baked cookies, stuffed with indulgent surprises.  The flavors include Chocolate Chip Cookie Stuft with Fudge Brownie, Fudge Brownie Cookie Stuft with Peanut Butter & Pretzels, Confetti Cookie Stuft with Birthday Cake, and Sugar Cookie Stuft with Lemon Bar.  For more questions about the Ultimate Stuft Cookies, dessert enthusiasts can visit the […]

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    Live Reptile & Amphibian Show

    Fans of all things slithery and scaly are invited to attend the Live Reptile and Amphibian Show at the Santa Monica Mountains Visitor Center on Sunday, September 20, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Ranger Kenneth Low from the National Park Service along with Bruce Freeman the Agua Dulce Snake Guy joined the KTLA 5 Weekend Morning News live for a sneak peek.  

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    2015 Coastal Cleanup Day

    Thousands of volunteers will pick up trash and remove debris along California beaches on Saturday, Sept. 19 as part of the 26th annual Coastal Cleanup Day.  All the way from Malibu to Redondo Beach, volunteers will be canvassing our beaches to beautify our neighborhoods. Jose Bacallao from the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium joined us live to discuss Heal the Bay‘s effort to clean up California beaches and explain how people can participate in the annual event.

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    Long Beach Folk Revival Festival

    The 3rd annual Long Beach Folk Revival Festival is happening on Saturday 19, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m..  There will be plenty of fun stuff for people of all ages family at Rainbow Lagoon Park.  Visitors can experience folk music, check out cool events, like a beard and mustache competition, and even participate in a pie-eating contest.  The Long Beach Folk Revival Festival is offering discounts to KTLA viewers if they mention the KTLA 5 Morning News at […]

  • Travelzoo Sunday

    Travelzoo’s Senior Editor Gabe Saglie introduced some of the best travel deals this week. Hotel Corque, Solvang •    Sophisticated boutique hotel in the heart of Danish-inspired Solvang, walking distance to 12+ tasting rooms •    Hotel is in the heart of Santa Barbara wine country, about a 45-minute drive from Santa Barbara beaches •    Property is home to a AAA 4-Diamond restaurant •    $127-$167/night (40% off) with wi-fi and parking •    Travel thru Nov. Sheraton Hacienda del Mar Golf & Spa […]

  • Inner City Disaster Preparedness Fair

    The Inner City Disaster Preparedness Fair took place in South Los Angeles to educate and empower local residents.  The free, community event was held on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at Crenshaw Christian center.  It aimed to minimize the impact of a catastrophe in which emergency first responders are unable to reach every resident at once.  Local and national officials, including members of the Los Angeles Fire Department, the Los Angeles Police Department and American Red Cross.