While neither the Dodgers nor the Giants are playing particularly well at the moment, one team is playing particularly less well than the other. And as much as it pains me to admit -- we don't hide our loyalties here, so if you're looking for unadulterated objectivity, you may want to look elsewhere ... More >>
Back in 2011, when it seemed like the entire Bay Area was seized with Chez Panisse 40th anniversary fever, Hong Kong-born, San Francisco-based filmmaker Wayne Wang (Chan Is Missing, Joy Luck Club, Smoke) asked Chez Panisse's founder, Alice Waters, if there was a role he could play. Waters suggested ... More >>
Beverly Hills City Manager Jeff Kolin feels bad for Bell.Cities don't come more opposite than Bell and Beverly Hills.
The former is 90 percent Latino, with an average household income of $30,000 per year. Its city government is drowning in an impossible pile of debt, and residents are still ... More >>
â€‹Attention all Twihards:
If you responded to a casting call that was posted on the Website www.twilight.com, and have been wondering when you're going to get that life-altering phone call telling you to prance around with Edward and the gang ... don't hold your breath.
It seems we may have a huc ... More >>
LASDGrow weed, go to jail.In California, it's okay to grow weed for yourself and your collective under medical marijuana law. Unless you're caught. Then you could see felony charges.
Strange, huh? Liberal state Assemblyman Tom Ammiano, a pro-pot force if ever there was one, tried to change t ... More >>
Jerrod Maruyama is an illustrator from Northern California. He has worked on educational books, company logos, tattoo art and more. He designed Toy Story t-shirts that were sold at the Pixar Studio Store in Emeryville, CA and recently participated in the show "STRIPPED! Art Inspired By The Creativit ... More >>
GizmodoThe Los Angeles Press Club this week joined other journalism organizations and news outlets in expressing support for a California journalist whose home was raided as part of an investigation into his expose of what's believed to be the next Apple iPhone.
The L.A. Press Club said it i ... More >>
â€‹Candidates for statewide office turned in their semi-annual fundraising numbers Monday. But perhaps the two biggest names in the attorney general's race didn't have to file because they weren't running at all last year.Steve Cooley, the Republican district attorney of L.A. County, jumped into the ... More >>
To hear Bill Maze tell it, L.A. County takes all the money generated by the rest of hard-working California and squanders it on stuff like "public services and education." Not only that, says the termed-out Assemblyman, but you've got places up north like San Francisco and Marin County that always v ... More >>