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LA's First Subway Terminal Is Being Resurrected As A Shopping Center
Interior view of the Subway Terminal Building in downtown Los Angeles, showing Pacific Electric car tracks running in various directions in the subway, circa 1925. (Photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection). The former ...

20 Of Our Favorite Events in Los Angeles This Week
Here are 20 of our favorite events happening in L.A. this week. If you need additional suggestions, then check out our May Guide, too. MONDAY, MAY 16. WEINER (Film) Film Independent at LACMA and the New York Times Film Club presents a free ...

Backers say LA affordable housing measure is headed for November ballot
A coalition of labor unions and housing advocates said Monday it had gathered nearly 100,000 signatures for a ballot measure that would force real estate developers to provide affordable housing when they want to build bigger projects than city rules ...

To see Made LA's Moschino runway show June 10, you'll need at least $250 – and an American Express card
The tickets for Made L.A., a two-day, fashion-focused, open-to-the-public event that WME-IMG is staging at L.A. Live June 10 and 11, went on sale at 10 a.m. Monday with prices for the inaugural event ranging from $10 for a shopping pass to $400 for a ...

A top LA sheriff's recruit was just days on the job when he says deputies beat an unresisting inmate
Less than a week into his career as a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy, Josh Sather was summoned by his training officer to the sixth floor of the Twin Towers jail. Sather, a promising rookie who had graduated at the top of his class of recruits ...

Why is LA too pricey? Blame low vacancy rates, not luxury high-rises
What's the root cause of Los Angeles' affordable housing crisis? Many blame the new luxury housing developments springing up in downtown, Hollywood and Koreatown. New apartment towers and "mega-developments" arrive, driving up interest in the ...

Has the new Expo Line been doomed to slow, mediocre service before it even opens?
The Expo Line extension to Santa Monica starts its official roll Friday, and while there is lots of excitement over an alternative to the dreadful 10 Freeway commute, some transit advocates are pressuring the city of Los Angeles to use traffic signals ...

Tom Cruise Cutting Ties with LA Sells Beverly Hills Mansion
0517-tom-cruise-beverly-hills-home-PCN-01 Tom Cruise has decided to leave Los Angeles because he's saying goodbye to the estate he called home for nearly a decade. Our real estate spies tell us ... Tom has sold the 10,000 square foot mansion he ...

In Los Angeles, progress in getting vets into housing
Gettyimages 77307669 A homeless person covers up on a bus stop bench before dawn October 12, 2007 in downtown Los Angeles, California. - David McNew/Getty Images. A recent census of the homeless in Los Angeles County found that the overall ...

Racially charged video roils elite private school in Los Angeles
An elite Westside private school said Tuesday that it is investigating a video showing students singing the lyrics of a rap song containing profanity and offensive language about women and African Americans. The video emerged on YouTube this week as ...

Except at CicLAvia, L.A.'s Streets Are No Work of Art
Joel Epstein Senior advisor to companies, law firms, foundations and public initiatives on communications strategy, government affairs and corporate social responsibility (CSR). It is only Tuesday but it is shaping up to be another great week in L.A ...

LA's Most Iconic House is at the Center of an Ugly Legal Battle
A tumultuous legal battle is brewing over an abandoned documentary project on the most picturesque house in Los Angeles. Pierre Koenig's midcentury masterpiece, the Stahl House (Case Study House #22), was supposed to be the subject of a new film by ...

LA students use arts and design thinking to envision a more water-wise city
Emma Allison, a fourth grader at Los Feliz Charter School for the Arts, presents her group's model that would reuse kitchen waste water for plants. Priska Neely/ KPCC. 127752 full. Audio from this story. 0:53 Listen. Share. Share via Email email; Share ...

Giant space shuttle tank arrives in LA by sea
The space shuttle external tank known as ET-94 never flew, but it finished a decidedly different journey, by sea, early Wednesday when it docked in Marina del Rey atop a sea barge. The 15-story tank began its journey last month from NASA's Michoud ...

The richest man in Los Angeles is still...
The richest man in Los Angeles is still...

Top 10 List: These Are The Richest People in LA
Patrick Soon-Shiong, chairman and CEO of the Institute for Advanced Health. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images). The Los Angeles Business Journal published its annual list of the richest Angelenos, but the article is hidden behind a paywall so we ...

Mapped: The Los Angeles Land Lost to 'Careless' Development
California has lots of famous wilderness—Yosemite, Sequoia, Big Sur—but it's rapidly losing its unfamous wildlands, says a new report out from the nonprofit research organization Conservation Science Partners, where scientists spent over a year ...

Los Angeles Rent Comparison: What $1250 Rents You in LA
Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent for a certain dollar amount in various LA 'hoods. Our friends at Zumper have helped us out with five listings within $100 of today's price: $1,250. Grid View. ↑ This cute little one ...

A Weird Reverse 'May Gray' Is Keeping Inland LA Cloudier Than Usual
An unusual weather pattern is causing cool, foggy weather to stick around parts of Los Angeles longer than it typically does. While early morning cloud cover across L.A. is pretty typical for this time of year, lately that marine layer—or "May Gray ...

Potential voter suppression worries Sanders supporters in LA
Activists camped out in front of Los Angeles City Hall to express concern about voter suppression in Nevada and other states in the Democratic primary. (KABC). Embed. <iframe width="476" height="267" src="http://abc7.com/video/embed/?pid=1345168" ...

Man arrested for criminal threats, hate speech at LA City Council meeting
A frequent and outspoken critic of Los Angeles City Hall was arrested on Wednesday after police said he made criminal threats and also used hate speech aimed at Los Angeles Council President Herb Wesson. Embed. <iframe width="476" height="267" ...

After eventful ride, giant orange space shuttle tank arrives in Los Angeles
The external shuttle tank known as ET-94 never got to cut through the Earth's atmosphere into the inky blackness of space. But early Wednesday, it finished a decidedly differently journey — clearing the breakwater of Marina del Rey atop a sea barge ...

All Los Angeles farmers markets will now accept food stamps
Last Friday the Los Angeles City Council made it easier for Los Angeles residents of all income levels to purchase produce at farmers markets. In a unanimous vote, the council instructed the city attorney to write an ordinance requiring all 57 farmers ...

Million-Dollar Houses Are Taking Over LA Neighborhoods
Housing prices across Los Angeles are rising and way out of reach for many Angelenos, but, looking at it another way, at least there are more homes to choose from for the person whose budget is over a million dollars, right? The share of million-dollar ...

Weekend Planner: 20 Things To Do In Los Angeles
Here are 20 of our favorite events happening right here in L.A. this weekend. Want other options? Check out LAist's May Guide, too. FRIDAY, MAY 20. SUPERSTAR (Film) The Alamo Drafthouse presents the first-ever repertory screening of the 1999 SNL ...

LA City Council approves surge in homeless spending in $8.76-billion budget
The Los Angeles City Council on Thursday voted unanimously to adopt Mayor Eric Garcetti's proposed $8.76-billion budget for the coming fiscal year, signing off on a plan that includes dramatic increases to spending on housing and services for the city ...

You can finally ride the Expo Line from LA to Santa Monica. Here's why the trip takes 50 minutes.
When the long-awaited Expo Line extension opens Friday at noon, passengers will ride from downtown Los Angeles to Santa Monica in 50 minutes. That's an improvement over the ugly rush-hour commutes many days on the 10 Freeway. But it's roughly as ...

New-Look Rams Finally Have a QB, but Defense Will Carry LA in 2016
Much has been written and said about the young offensive talent for the Los Angeles Rams. The star tailback they have in Todd Gurley. The star they hope they have in rookie quarterback (and No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft) Jared Goff. Gurley ...

Datebook: Paintings of serene scenes, photos of revelrous parties, feathers worn by royals
A show of quiet paintings that explore the mundane. Photographs that capture the revelry around Southern music scenes. And a gathering of significant works by an important Detroit artist. Plus, royal treasures made from feathers and a wild feminist ...

Why Production in California Is Booming Even Beyond L.A.'s 30-Mile Zone
Production in the state is on the rebound thanks to a robust film commission presence, irresistible incentives and great backdrops in L.A.'s own backyard. Few locations offer the diversity of looks and vast infrastructure that California does, which ...


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