Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.


Extra, Extra

Olympic and Grand | Photo by BanyanTreeProductions via LAist Featured Photos on Flickr
Before you
Dear reader, we're asking you to help us keep local news available for all. Your financial support keeps our stories free to read, instead of hidden behind paywalls. We believe when reliable local reporting is widely available, the entire community benefits. Thank you for investing in your neighborhood.
  • Weather Reporting Wins: Was the ski-mask armed robbery at the Tiffany's in Century City on Tuesday underplayed in the media? asks LA Observed.
  • All that damage to to Long Beach this week came at the price of $3 million.
  • Beverly Hills and Santa Monica have been discussed, but is downtown on the plate for Eli Broad's anticipated art museum?
  • Pop art-inspired 'bobrauschenbergamerica' opens at Ford Theatre tomorrow
  • State Democrats have revived a plan for single-payer healthcare, says KPCC: "Creating a single-payer system would cost an estimated $210 billion in its first year. That's roughly double the size of the total state budget.
  • A the family of a student who was apparently forced by LAUSD administrators to buy marijuana in a sting is suing the district.
  • At Venice Beach: "The impact of the storms, the shoreline is about 15 feet closer in than it used to be," notes Metblogs.
  • Finally... Some housekeeping. There are a few ways to stay connected with us. Consider following us on Twitter, Facebook or through your RSS reader