Updated at the bottom: Google may work out some sort of sublet deal with Gold's, allowing it to stay in its historic location. And the jocks beat the nerds again!
Originally posted May 14 at 5:30 p.m.
Last week, the former owner of Gold's Gym in Venice leaked to Muscle Week that Google would be ta ... More >>
For months, rumors have been rippling through the Venice real-estate crowd that Google might be buying up the iconic Gold's Gym on Hampton Drive, and possibly the Digital Domain building next door.
And for months, we haven't been able to confirm. But Jason Stern, a local blogger who focuses on Veni ... More >>
White as Larry Page's asscrackIt's one thing to brush off Cesar Chavez Day in favor of some old German corpse's 200th birthday (OK, fine, Robert Bunsen's burner is pretty nifty, as far as lab miracles go), but Cinco de Mayo? Damn. Google must really hate Mexicans.
Even in the U.S., everyone ... More >>
wvs.topleftpixel.comWelcome to Venice, Google! Your 6,000 new employees will be pleased to hear that Lindsay Lohan's new four-bedroom is located a convenient four-minute drive south [Voila! Driving directions! Have we told you lately that we love you, Goo-Goo?] and the weird sushi/hamburger/b ... More >>
These jerks are out. Normal citizens are in charge.The new California Citizens Redistricting Commission's first eight members are Democrats Jeanne Raya of San Gabriel, Elaine Kuo of Mountain View, Cynthia Dai of San Francisco; Republicans Jodie Filkins Webber of Norco, Peter Yao of Claremont ... More >>
Ted SoquiWould all of Meg Whitman's household employees form a single-file line? Reporters will be with you shortly.â€‹You've met Meg Whitman's housekeeper. Now, get to know her nanny.Jill Armstrong, 59, of Mountain View, worked for Whitman for two months back in 1998, for which she was paid the pri ... More >>
With no relief from the recession coming anytime soon, plus Monday's news that L.A.'s own Tsavo Media founder Mike Jones will now take over as COO of MySpace, it's high time Los Angeles and Silicon Valley broke out the peace pipe. The opportunity presented itself at this week's AlwaysOn OnHollywood ... More >>
The Internet is basically the ur-social network and highlighting this is one of the big thrusts this year at the Web 2.0 Expo. With so many platforms and podiums from which to broadcast the minutae of our lives (as well as the glut of input from everyone you've ever spoken to once at a conference) a ... More >>