Shawna Kenney

The author takes a test drive.; Credit: Shane Lopes

A Sneak Peek at L.A.'s New Bike-Share Program

A few years ago, before moving back to L.A. from Washington, D.C., I did what many people called absurd — I sold my car. But as someone who works from home, a casual cyclist and an avid proponent of public transportation, I knew I’d be OK. (Full disclosure — my......
Brothers Wesley and Kyle Stuart atop the Stoop; Credit: Courtesy The Stoop

Two Venice Surfers Opened a Vegan Cookie Stand on Their Porch

Something’s cooking in a tiny studio apartment on Windward Avenue, where the scent of sugary goodness and the light thud of hip-hop emanate from the kitchen. Depending on the time of day, passersby might spot two surfers reclining atop the roof of their home business known as “The Stoop.” Brothers......