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C'mon N' Ride the Train: The Expo Line Finally Opens to the Public
Hurrah! The Expo Line finally opened up this weekend, linking downtown to parts of Los Angeles beyond Western Avenue via train for the first time in decades. LAist writer Gerri Gonzalez rode the whole length of the new line and hopped off at every stop. She stopped to check out the artwork at each stop and see who was out taking advantage of the free rides this weekend.
It might have taken forever for the line to open but some of us believe this opening that links the city together in a new way is positively "magical." However, Curbed LA notes that some residents around South Los Angeles are worried that rising rents along the route could push them out.
Linking the Lines: Metro Approves DTLA Regional Connector Transit Corridor Project
Finally! The Expo Line Will Be Ready to Ride on April 28
Motorist Struck by Expo Line Test Train
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.