LA Weekly and its journalists comprise 21 finalists in the Los Angeles Press Club's 55th Southern California Journalism Awards.
The finalists were announced today and include Gene Maddaus for Journalist of the Year and Hard News story and Simone Wilson, Hillel Aron, and this writer for Hard News as ... More >>
A racist vision of our president, straight out of the O.C.Updated after the jump: Davenport gives an exclusive interview to OC Weekly; plus, she reportedly receives death threats.
President Obama is coming to Southern California this week. How did some of us welcome him? By depicting him as ... More >>
Patrick Range McDonald.Finalists for the Los Angeles Press Club's 52nd SoCal Journalism Awards were announced Friday, and they included LA Weekly staff writers Patrick Range McDonald and Christine Pelisek for "journalists of the year" in the over-50,000-circulation category. R. Scott Moxley o ... More >>
Which is juicier: Having a messy sex scandal explode in the face of a puritanical politician, or watching the man deny any reported extramarital indiscretions occurred -- the day after he resigned? According to disgraced Republican assemblyman Mike Duvall, the affairs with two women, one of whom ... More >>
Hootenanny featuring Grant Lee Phillips, Big Sandy and his Fly-Rite Boys, Royal Crown Revue, Chris Shiflett, James Intveld and Russell Scott and his Red Hots. Also Tiger Army, Mike Ness and Glen Glenn
Is there anything more quintessentially SoCal than the 50s love of the pyschobilly scene on a hot ... More >>
They are the modern versions of monster stories.
True Crime writers seek out such tales every day, finding them in two sentence-long police blotter blurbs, law enforcement sources lamenting the one that got away, or victims looking for justice. They pile on hours of research and interviews, buil ... More >>