It all started with a call of a suicidal woman in Monrovia.
But when cops arrived, instead of a basket case, they found "a large cache of cameras and other electronics," according to Monrovia police. That led them to sniff around and obtain search warrants that included a storage facility cops say ... More >>
Mtendere Mandowa, better known as the Brainfeeder's beat protegee Teebs, lives and works in a space that seems to be an extension of himself. It's a small, mellow little spot in Glassell Park, nothing flashy. In the living room there is a turntable, lots of art, and live harp music floating i ... More >>
DrippThe interior of Dripp's coffee boutique in Chino Hills.A few years ago, Rabih Sater was working in the energy industry. A few years ago, the country was mired in a Great Recession, and the energy industry, like most other industries then (and now), slowed down considerably. Rather than ... More >>
FoxAlong with crap, out-of-date books, kids with guns on campus, and the most unhealthy food this side of the county fair, what you really want for your kids in public schools is a couple of sex offenders working on campus. Right?
KTLA News broadcast and published results of an ... More >>
Robert S. DonovanA repo ended in a woman's death this week.A repo man who hooked up a car and started to two it away in Southern California this week inadvertently killed a woman as she reportedly tried to stop the action.
But authorities say he didn't know the woman was in harm's way.
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It's almost funny that they call it "corrections." Six people on the Golden State's Death Row are expected to get their breathing permanently corrected this month, with Albert Greenwood Brown, Jr. set to be the first executed in nearly five years.
Of the six who officials tell the Weekly a ... More >>
Yuk of My Hollow Drum drops "A D W A" on Leaving RecordsWith a debut full-length from Sumsun on the way and a just-out Oscar McClure remix set featuring a who's who of beat scene up-and-comers, Leaving Records is on a roll.
Next Tuesday, the cassette-loving Alpha Pup imprint will drop A D W ... More >>
The good old U.S. Geological Survey website is fast out of the gate pegging the recent earthquake as a 5.8 magnitude tremor.
They also show the epicenter near Chino Hills, 29 miles southeast of downtown L.A.
Culver City note: The new LA Weekly building shakes like a leaf (at least around my de ... More >>