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The Indy Endorsement: The Steve Special Roll and All-You-Can-Eat at Edokko Sushi

What: The Steve Special sushi roll, enjoyed as part of all-you-can-eat sushi Where: Edokko Sushi, 69195 Ramon Road, Cathedral City How much: $19.95 lunch, $23.99 dinner Contact info: 328-7770; Why: Because you’re hungry, and you looooove tasty sushi rolls Look, Edokko Sushi ain’t Nobu: You are not going to get fresh-off-the-boat toro here. Of course, you’re not […]

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Behind the Barbecue: How Babe’s Became the Coachella Valley’s Most-Prominent Brewery

Awards and medals for Babe’s brewing excellence adorn the dining room at Babe’s Bar-B-Que and Brewhouse, in Rancho Mirage, like golf courses adorn the Coachella Valley. Decades ago, Don Callender started a Southern California chain of American-style restaurants that was known for its pies, its fully stocked saloon and its salad bar. As the years […]

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Blu-Ray Review: ‘SEAL Team Six’ Is an OK Primer for ‘Zero Dark Thirty’

With Zero Dark Thirty (to be reviewed later this week) opening locally on Jan. 11, the controversial SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden—which aired on the National Geographic channel during the elections—comes to home video. This film takes more of an action-movie approach, utilizing fictional interviews with Team 6 members and CIA operatives […]