Results tagged “Liz Ohanesian”

A Brief History Of Boyle Heights, In 6 Landmarks

By the early 20th century, the neighborhood had become a multi-ethnic enclave but that's partly because not every neighborhood was open to everyone.

The 10 Best Things To Buy At An Armenian Market

Stroll through one of SoCal's many mom-and-pop Armenian markets like a boss.

How The Destruction Of LA's Original Chinatown Led To The One We Have Today

Displaced by racism and civic development, L.A.'s Chinatown rose like a phoenix from the ashes of the city's first such enclave.

How Phoenix Bakery (And Its Famous Strawberry Cake) Survived 80 Years in Chinatown

The old school sweets shop will celebrate its 80th anniversary by giving away free slices of its strawberry whipped cream cake.

Searching For My Grandfather's Perfect Armenian Pilaf

If you cook it right, it'll taste like 100 years of Armenian-American life — in Los Angeles and beyond.