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The Olympic Freeway Murals: Celebrating 30 Years
6 months ago by Shana Nys Dambrot
The Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles has a lot to do these days, what with the explosion of public art, both official and "uncommissioned," and the global attention finally being paid to our city's rich history of large-scale outdoo...
L.A. Heritage Day
10 months ago by Tanja M. Laden
About 150 years before the Hollywoodland sign popped up in 1923, L.A.'s first real neighborhood was El Pueblo de Los Angeles. With more than a dozen historic buildings and today's popular tourist destination of Olvera Street, El Pue...
How We Got Here
2 years ago
Don't even try telling this to those snobbish New Yorkers, but Southern California in general, and L.A. in particular, are brimming with culture -- so much so that we need an official day to reflect on the awesomeness of both. Hence...
Happy Birthday, Olvera Street
3 years ago by Skylaire Alfvegren
Through the 1930s, Los Angeles celebrated its Name Day with a flurry of folklorico and a candlelit procession through Olvera Street. Although the Name Day appears long gone, Olvera Street celebrated its 82nd anniversary a week ago a...