If you're tired of L.A. constantly having the some of the highest gas prices in the nation, there's a small consolation.
If you're the flying type, the area also has some of the most affordable air fares in the entire U.S. of A. That according to a U.S. Department of Transportation domestic air far ... More >>
DIDEOVegas culture.Okay, party people, while you might think that summer DJ sessions in 100-degree poolside heat is the shit, the real season in Sin City starts now (you know, when it's only 80-plus degrees out).
And, just in time, the air routes between L.A. and Las Vegas are the subject of ... More >>
... unless you're blindâ€‹Blind people just can't seem to get a break.
First of all, they're blind, which is never easy.
And now, thanks to a California federal court ruling, they won't be able to book a flight on JetBlue's website.
Where's the humanity.
FlickrJust as the threat of seventh-circle levels of gridlock kept most Angelenos at home during Carmageddon weekend, chained to backyard barbecues in quiet desperation, the threat of arrest kept many of the 399 riders who RSVP'd to the 4PACOLYPSE ride's page on Facebook from doing a midnight ... More >>
wolfpackhustle.comWolfpack Hustle.Update: Yo! Venice! reports that Wolfpack won with a speed of about 24.8 miles per hour and a time of one hour, 34 minutes. (We assume this includes boarding and taxiing for JetBlue).
Twitter users who followed the race also claim that a rollerblader who app ... More >>
John M. via FoursquareThe Wolfpack, high off their big win against JetBlue (and a city of cars) today.The first day of the big 405 closure was disgustingly sunny, carefree, car-free, and otherwise lovely.
We'd go so far as to say there's been a magical warm-and-fuzzy feeling in the air -- ma ... More >>
Hot WheelsPartytime.Really, really sorry we even have to use the word "Carmageddon" again, but -- as we pointed out in our FAQ section -- once that thing gained SEO power, there was no stopping it.
On the final day of the countdown to this weekend's 405 closure, we bring you perhaps our most ... More >>
Executive HeliSharesEven cooler without the cars.Updated after the jump: JetBlue just announced it'll be offering $4 flights between the Long Beach and Burbank airports on Saturday. Yes, $4.
Originally posted July 12 at 4 p.m.
Only in Los Angeles (hate that saying, but it's true) would an e ... More >>
If you only have 140 characters, they should be worth reading, no? Depends on whose Twitter feed you read. Time Magazine has just published a list (of course they did) of the top 140 Twitter feeds around the country. No, sorry, neither Charlie Sheen nor Kim Kardashian made it -- Neil Gaiman is #1, S ... More >>
PHOTO BY PATRICK RANGE MCDONALDContinental passengers delayed by a New Jersey blizzard last night were left in the dark through the wee hoursTwitter via spanishNYTimes Square is buried under at least one foot of snowUpdated after the jump: The Weekly's Patrick Range McDonald live-blogs ... More >>
Kevin ScanlonHollywood PR guru Howard BragmanHollywood PR guru Howard Bragman has announced today that he's representing JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater, the Thousand Oaks resident who made national headlines last week for telling off passengers at the end of a flight.
Bragman writes ... More >>
Hero or zero?Only Thursday we were marveling at the speed at which a Thousand Oaks flight attendant named Steven Slater became a national hero for giving the verbal finger to an allegedly abusive passenger aboard a JetBlue flight. Just as fast, however, his story of take-this-job-and-shove-it ... More >>
FacebookSteven Slater.The wise philosopher Ferris Bueller once said, "Life moves pretty fast. You don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." We blinked and Thousand Oaks flight attendant Steven Slater became a national hero for his major, take-this-job-and-shove-it move t ... More >>
A Virgin America flight from LAX to New York's JFK over the weekend turned out to be a 16-hour "fight from hell," some passengers told the New York Post (spotted at LABizObserved).
The drama on Saturday happened when the weather at JFK was too poor for the plane to land. It circled above New ... More >>
Sky Blu.A rapper from the duo LMFAO said he's the one who had a well-publicized run-in with onetime presidential candidate Mitt Romney on a Los Angeles-bound flight as it took off from Vancouver, and that the Republican politician is the one who started it.
As the Weekly's West Coast Sound r ... More >>
CalTrans Slammed in Flintridge Crash Laura Olhasso, the mayor of La Canada Flintridge, claimed that CalTrans has ignored her town's concerns about runaway trucks on Angeles Crest Highway. A big rig killed two people and injured 12 Wednesday when its driver lost control and struck several vehicles be ... More >>
Cheap, friendly and nonstop. Did we mention cheap? Those qualities have endeared JetBlue to Los Angeles travelers ever since the airline began flights out of Long Beach in the 1990s. Starting June 17, JetBlue is finally coming to LAX, from where it will fly two flight daily to Boston's Logan Interna ... More >>