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Good day, LAists! This report makes it to you only slightly hungover, so you are now honorbound to go out and have a good time because LAist is working hard (against a hangover) to bring you tonight's events.
AIGA/LA has a special lecture: "Spaced Out: Double Dutch, The Word of Image" at MOCA at California Plaza. Dutch designers Frans Oosterhof, Mieke Grritzen, Max Bruinsma and Jan Middendorp will present their work and their unique perspective on the place of design in the new global economy. Attendees also receive a font book that includes the work of over 40 Dutch and American designers with essays by tonight's speakers. The reception begins at 6:30 PM and the presentation at 7:30 PM. Admission is $40 at the door for non-members and $20 for student non-members. You can pre-register here (which knocks $10 off the ticket price).
At the Silverlake Lounge you can see Southern blues/folk/country/rock band Souled American with Gliss and At Dusk starting at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $10.00.
Tonight AFI at ArcLight presents the final night of the Music Documentary Series, featuring John E. Edwards is in Love at 8:00 PM. Following the film, directors Chris Bradley and Kyle La Brache, producers Patrick Bradley and Ryan Magnussen, and Jon E. Edwards will be in attendance for a Q&A session. After the Q&A is a reception with a set from John E. Edwards and DJs from Amoeba Music.
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.