1 year ago | Beer
The craft brewing trend in Los Angeles County has all but ignored a significant metropolitan area: the San Fernando Valley. Never mind that more than 1.75 million people call the Valley home. Other than a handful of nanobreweries and that imposing...
1 year ago | Books
Yaotl Mazahua popped into the $10 Or Less Bookstore in Northridge on a recent Sunday afternoon. The 48-year-old San Fernando resident was looking for a copy of Lord of the Flies for his son, as well as possibly something for him and maybe his daug...
1 year ago | Comedy
At last year's inaugural Los Angeles Podcast Festival, some fans and amateur podcasters brought their own equipment and started recording. Yep, podcast fans were podcasting live from a festival dedicated to podcasts. "You'd see them sitting at tab...
2 years ago
In Room 8 of the Joshua Tree Inn on Sept. 19, 1973, Gram Parsons died of an overdose, a combination of morphine, pills and tequila. The body of the 26-year-old singer — who, through work with The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers and his br...