13 hours ago | City Hall
After weeks of confronting Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti about police tactics in African American neighborhoods, Black Lives Matter Los Angeles is being offered a meeting with the city's leader, his office told L.A. Weekly today. The organizatio...
22 hours ago | Travel
It will be the biggest 4th of July weekend for SoCal travelers since 2007, says the Auto Club of Southern California. But the increase in travel compared to last year is only only one-half of one percent, says the AAA. Lower gas prices have given ...
23 hours ago | Drugs
Getting medical marijuana in California is easy enough. Find a doctor (advertised at our fine publication or via various sites online), fake an ailment (back pain, anxiety), and take that piece of paper the doc gave you to a nearby (often associat...
2 days ago | Race & Ethnicity
Some of the pressure for NBC to cut ties with mogul Donald Trump came from the Pasadena-based National Hispanic Media Coalition. The group's CEO, Alex Nogales, met Friday with the network's entertainment chairman, Bob Greenblatt, and its entertain...
2 days ago | WTF
Whittier isn't the same place it was when Richard Nixon grew up there. There are still white picket fences and middle class values. The median household income is $68,522, a healthy amount more than the the L.A. County median of $55,909. But ...
5 days ago | Health & Nutrition
Ah, California — the land of yoga, Pilates, and Muscle Beach. Of all the stereotypes applied to the Golden State — we're turning into Mexico, we're all socialist pot smokers, the state will either fall into the sea or burn to the ground — the one ...