Compton Creek, an eight and a half-mile trickle of water that miraculously runs through some of L.A. County's grimiest landscapes, is a significant step closer to receiving an ecological makeover. On Wednesday the County Board of Supervisors, prodded by South L.A. Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, unan ... More >>
From Spaceland to Broadway: Stew
Passing Strange, the Broadway musical created by longtime fixture on the LA music scene Stew, received seven Tony Award nominations this morning. The show, which started Off Broadway but moved to the Big Dance in the spring, has gone on to become one of the most cr ... More >>
News Flash from the Playa: The Man Upstaged the Moon
By Judith Lewis
Here's the news. While the full eclipsed moon still floated above the Playa like a smooth orange balloon, the man went up in flames.
In case you haven't been here, this typically happens on Saturday, at the end of the event. Not ... More >>