Envelope from Austin triggers LAPD bomb squad response in Leimert Park

March 22, 2018 at 12:54 am
An LAPD bomb squad responded to a home in Leimert Park after a person reported receiving an envelope from the Austin area from an unknown sender. More

The ultimate guide to Dodger Stadium

March 21, 2018 at 5:23 pm
Nestled in Chavez Ravine and framed on one end by the steep San Gabriel Mountains and on the other by a jumble of Downtown LA skyscrapers, Dodger Stadium has been heralded for its beauty since the day it opened in 1962. It’s especially striking when the sun sets: The clouds turn bright pink and the ... More

Facing Growing Boycott LA Weekly Downsizes Essentials Food Event & Refuses to Refund Tickets

March 21, 2018 at 5:14 pm
Nearly a dozen restaurants have reportedly backed away Embattled local publication LA Weekly is sticking to its guns when it comes to their annual Essentials food event, set to go down on Sunday, March 25 in Downtown. Despite an ongoing boycott by former writers and LA-area journalists, the alt-weekly’s new ownership says the event will ... More

Hollywood Forever Cemetery Women’s History Month Walking Tours

March 20, 2018 at 12:28 pm
Gayle Anderson was live in Hollywood to learn about the Hollywood Forever Cemetery Women’s History Month Walking Tours Hollywood Forever Cemetery Women’s History Month Walking Tours 6000 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90038 (818) 517-5988 More

Bird Scooters Have Invaded L.A.’s Westside

March 20, 2018 at 12:28 pm
If you’ve been anywhere in Westwood, Venice, or Santa Monica lately, you’ve likely seen—or been nearly run down by—a Bird scooter. The app-enabled, Santa Monica-based rental service launched in the fall and quickly became a hit with tech workers, savvy tourists, and UCLA and Santa Monica College students. As a Bird spokesperson says via email, ... More

Police Seek Help Tracking Down Violent Men Who Robbed LA Street Vendors

March 20, 2018 at 12:19 pm
Help is needed Police are looking for tips regarding a vicious attack on three street vendors that happened early Sunday morning in South LA. The trio was cutting fruit in preparation for the day when they were jumped by two cars full of people (six men and one woman in all). Though the motive remains ... More

31 Fun Things to do this Spring in L.A.

March 20, 2018 at 12:18 pm
New swan pedal boat at Echo Park Lake. Photo by Brian Champlin / We Like L.A. The first day of spring is here, and there’s no better time to start making plans in the city of angels! This season you’ll have the chance to visit a mermaid museum, put yourself in the shoes of a ... More

President Trump is sabotaging census, California elections chief says

March 20, 2018 at 12:13 pm
California Secretary of State Alex Padilla says the federal government is far behind and underfunded in preparation for the 2020 census and lays the blame on President Donald Trump. More

Eataly’s new 11,000-square-foot rooftop restaurant Terra opens March 29

March 20, 2018 at 12:10 pm
From a new rooftop restaurant at Eataly to a gin bar in Westlake, here’s what’s happening in the Los Angeles food-and-drink world: View from the top: The team behind Eataly, the massive Italian marketplace that includes various restaurants and a market at the Westfield Century City mall, have been… More

Car lands upside down in Silver Lake rollover crash

March 20, 2018 at 11:52 am
The intersection of Riverside and Fletcher drives was a mess this morning after a crash left a Mazda sedan upside down. Michael Glotzer was driving by shortly before 10 am when he snapped the photo of the scene. No word on what caused the crash or if there were any injuries. More Silver Lake stories Find ... More

Strong storm headed for SoCal; mandatory evacuations ordered

March 19, 2018 at 11:36 pm
A strong Pacific storm tapping into subtropical moisture is taking aim at California, raising the threat of flash flooding and debris flows. Both mandatory and recommended evacuation orders have been issued for some areas, including parts of Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. See the full list here. The National Weather Service says a strong storm ... More