The $1.5 million Ferris wheel at the Santa Monica Pier is going to look like a hamster wheel next to this thing.
It's called a "Great Observation Wheel," and it's manufactured by British company Great City Attractions. Models in Asia, Australia and Europe are up to 60 metes in diameter and generall ... More >>
Don't blame city of L.A., Jon Stewart: The venue you wanted was spoken for.Jon Stewart's people said this week that the city "denied our permit" for his Oct. 30 "Rally To Restore Sanity," scheduled for downtown Los Angeles' publicly owned Pershing Square park.
But Los Angeles Department of R ... More >>
Many summer programs have been eliminated by Los Angeles school district officials in response to the poor economy and cuts to education spending, reducing the times and places that needy students can receive free food, according to the Los Angeles Times.
"Very few policy makers consider the ... More >>