Record Rains Cause West Hollywood Evacuation

LOS ANGELES–A low-pressure system laden with moisture from former tropical cyclone Linda unleashed heavy rain on the Southland today, producing record amounts of precipitation causing property damage and wreaking havoc on the morning commute....

What Linda Ronstadt Was Talking About

Hot weather continued to bake Los Angeles today, but the heat wave is expected to begin dissipating tomorrow, although temperatures will still remain above normal into Saturday. As of late afternoon, the Southland had been...

Carpool Lanes for One?

GLENDALE (CNS) – Carpool lanes on select Southland freeways would be open for all motorists during off-peak hours under proposed legislation awaiting the governor’s signature. The bill, AB210, was approved by the state Senate...

Garcetti’s Olympic Talks “Very Productive”

LOS ANGELES–Mayor Eric Garcetti and other members of an American delegation made an initial pitch to the International Olympic Committee today during a “very productive” round of talks in Switzerland presenting Los Angeles as...

Garcetti Pitching in Switzerland

LOS ANGELES–Mayor Eric Garcetti will be in Switzerland today to present Los Angeles to the International Olympic Committee as a candidate to host the 2024 Olympics. Garcetti is part of a delegation that also includes LA...

Olympics 2024 Bad for CD4?

LOS ANGELES—Councilman David Ryu raised concerns before today’s decision by the Los Angeles City Council to form an Olympics committee, which Ryu will not be a part of, that his district, CD4, would be...

[HOUSE & HOLMES] The Mystery of the Disappearing Air

[HOUSE & HOLMES] The Mystery of the Disappearing Air

“Air conditioning” has been around for thousands of years. The ancient Egyptians used wet reeds hanging in a portico to cool the air and the Romans used water to cool their walls. So then...

[RESTAURANT REVIEW] Cafe Gratitude Feeds Your Inner Glow

[RESTAURANT REVIEW] Cafe Gratitude Feeds Your Inner Glow

When Cafe Gratitude’s first Los Angeles location opened on Larchmont Boulevard four years ago, it wasn’t what many people expected a vegan restaurant to be. This is veggie luxe. The well-trained wait staff isn’t...

Catherine Landers to Serve Los Feliz

Catherine Landers to Serve Los Feliz

Los Angeles City Councilmember David Ryu announced Catherine Landers as his field deputy for the Hollywood Hills, Los Feliz and Silver Lake August 4th. Landers, who worked as Ryu’s community outreach director during his...