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Entertainment | Entertainment

PBS to rebroadcast documentary on 1943 Zoot Suit Riots

The riots in LA were a crucial moment in Mexican American history, highlighting the overlooked racial violence Latinos faced.

Miscellaneous | The Hometown

Miceli’s Italian Restaurant, Hollywood’s Oldest, Issues Funds Plea – Deadline

Miceli's Italian Restaurant, Hollywood's Oldest Pizzeria, Issues Fundraising Plea For Help

History | LA History

100 Places Where You Can Experience Retro Los Angeles

The city’s vintage charm is alive and well—if you know where to look

History | Historic Los Angeles

How Los Angeles Neighborhoods Got Their Names | Mental Floss

The divide between the different neighborhoods of Los Angeles can feel like one between cities, and in some cases—like West Hollywood, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, and Culver City—it literally is. But residents of L.A. really do place stock in the neighborhood they live in, whether it be on the Westside or Eastside, downtown or nestled in the hills.

History | Historic Los Angeles

Slide Show Tribute: Happy Birthday, Union Station!

In our May issue, Los Angeles features "Track Star," a tribute by David Kipen to Union Station as it celebrates its 75th birthday

Miscellaneous | The Hometown

How One Quirky Museum Preserves LA's Victorian Houses

Just before the Avenue 43 exit on the Arroyo Seco Parkway, amidst the working-class homes and small businesses of Montecito Heights, sits a small, shabby but picturesque Victorian village....

History | Historic Los Angeles

Beautiful movie palaces of California

French photographer Franck Bohbot's portfolio is filled with gorgeous, heartbreaking shots of ambitious movie palaces of yesteryear, as well as huge, vaulted swimming pools and other architectural marvels.