Here's a quick guide to the key races and issues on the May 21, 2013 ballot in the city of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Mayoral Race:
Read this fascinating dissection of the five main behavioral and philosophical differences between 2013 Los Angeles mayoral candidates Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti, ... More >>
Less than two months after Strand Brewing Company celebrated its 3rd Anniversary -- and just over a year after opening its always-busy Torrance tap room -- the foundational South Bay beer-makers are ready for another epic milestone: bottles.
Starting with a two-day kickoff at the tap room this wee ... More >>
Over the past few months, you've watched us catalog our 100 Favorite Dishes. Catalog being a lovely term meaning eating our way across this town, well, even more than usual. And because we thought you might want a better way to access these, we've collected all one hundred into one piece, a menu if ... More >>
The LA Kings defeated the New Jersey Devils, 6 to 1, in Game 6 of the NHL Finals to win the Stanley Cup. It is the first NHL title in the franchise's 45-year history.
Earlier this year the Kings became the first team ever to start each one of its playoff series with a 3-0 lead. The team faltered a ... More >>
Los Angeles may be 350 miles south of Silicon Valley, but it's making strides to close the distance between the two in terms of sheer brain power and inventiveness (with a little bit of entertainment thrown in for good measure). Here are five people from our People issue helping to make that happen.
John Lechleidner; Chow Fueng rolls at WP24.WP24 has a new Chef de Cuisine in John Lechleidner. A veteran of the Wolfgang Puck group who has cooked at Postrio at The Venetian, Spago at The Forum Shops at Caesars, Wolfgang Puck American Grille at The Borgata and Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill at L.A ... More >>
See our review of the festivities here. Updated at the bottom with what went down. First posted at 4:33 p.m. Friday.
A planned "Occupy Skid Row" free street concert Sunday featuring Public Enemy, Cypress Hill, Kurupt and other hip-hop artists is in doubt, police tell the Weekly.
The Los Angeles Co ... More >>
Whit Riske via FacebookA man who died in the Rock 'n' Roll Los Angeles half marathon yesterday, previously thought to be 40 years old, has since been identified as 37-year-old Charles Whitmore Riske of Costa Mesa.
He died just one half-hour after collapsing at Hope Street and West Olympic Bo ... More >>
Funny how L.A. City Councilmembers are acting all sympathetic toward the 99 percent camping on their front lawn -- then making sweet deals with millionaire companies so the well-off don't have to pay a dime. When as far as we can tell, that's pretty much exactly the type of behavior Occupy is spitti ... More >>
By now, you'd have to be living under a rock not to have heard about Pacific Standard Time, the Getty-funded arts extravaganza that kicks off this weekend. The year-long, $10 million initiative involves more than 60 cultural institutions and 70 commercials galleries focuses on postwar art in Los Ang ... More >>
Andrea Domanick OrgoneL.A. acts like Warpaint, Odd Future, Foster the People and Best Coast have really been making the festival circuit rounds this summer, and this past weekend at Outside Lands in San Francisco was no exception. Eight L.A. artists -- including Best Coast and Foster the Peop ... More >>
Bachmann is heading to L.A.Nutcase Congresswoman and right-wing Quixote presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann will come to the land of sunshine, sin and sexual liberation (that's here) Sept. 16 for the California Republican Party Fall Convention downtown (which is actually happening in summer ... More >>