Michael HernandezThe Olive Garden Meets Zankou Chicken Meets KB Homes
What better place to find inspiration for residential architecture than restaurants? That's just what these proud homeowners did to their L.A. area abodes.
Above, the Olive Garden meets Zankou Chicken in this homage to pan ... More >>
Even though the recession allegedly ended in June, 2009, times are still tough. Soup is a staple. Souplantation a luxury. Soup kitchens -- a necessity. But the big wheels keep on turnin'. And the ballers, they keep on ballin'. Southern California's wealthiest people aren't at the tippy top of ... More >>
KB Home headquarters in L.A.The former CEO of Los Angeles-based mega-home-builder KB Home was convicted Wednesday in conneciton with covering up a stock-option backdating scheme that resulted in millions of dollars in extra earnings for himself and fellow company executives, federal authoriti ... More >>
Film Composer Dies Maurice Jarre, whose haunting melodies for such films as Lawrence of Arabia and Doctor Zhivago captured the whimsy and grandeur of modern cinema, has died of cancer in Los Angeles. He was 84. BBC via L.A. Observed.Westside Lab Busted A West L.A. meth lab was discovered on a reside ... More >>
Brave New Archive UCLA will get the correspondence, speeches, papers and audio recordings of 20th-century author, seeker and drug experimenter Aldous Huxley. L.A. TimesSlay Case Man Still Missing Nearly nine months after the gruesome killings of four people in a Quartz Hill house, a fifth presumed v ... More >>