If you've ever cruised along Wilshire Boulevard between Western and Vermont, you've probably noticed a massive, domed structure at Hobart Avenue, kitty-corner to an indoor golf driving-range. That building is the Wilshire Boulevard Temple, aka the Best Jewish Reform Synagogue Built by Hollywood, acc ... More >>
YouTubeThrill-seekers scale Eaton Canyon's second waterfallAn employee-in-training at Southern California Edison (electricity provider for much of L.A. County) died Saturday after a 50-foot fall at Eaton Canyon Park.
John Jutiyasantayanon, a 23-year-old Montclair resident and graduate from C ... More >>
Don't be a dickUpdated after the jump with current conditions and some record storm stats for the books. Originally posted at 12:36 p.m.
Update, 3:20 p.m.: The big storm should hit between midnight and noon tomorrow. We'll get at least two inches. (So far, 14 people have been rescued from Or ... More >>
Utility juggernaut Southern California Edison was being sued this week by eleven former and current African-American employees who claim to have been discriminated against while working for the Rosemead-based company.
Above: A photo from Edison's corporate "diversity" web page.
General Motors announced Wednesday that its much-anticipated Volt electric car will be available in California first, with the roll-out happening sometime late next year.
The announcement was made to media at the Los Angeles International Auto Show. "It is natural that California is the lead market ... More >>