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- That vertical mall project at Wilshire and Vermont? Gone, dead, boom.
- A small brush fire in the Sepulveda Basin was knocked down this afternoon.
- Sister station nation: CBS and KCAL's news broadcasts will now be co-branded as NewsCentral. Alrighty, then.
- A movie called Battle: Los Angeles will be filmed in ... Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
- A venice skateboarding legend has died: "Baby Paul Cullen, the youngest member of the original Zephyr skate team and Venice Beach legend has passed on." RIP.
- Club 740 in downtown, which can hold 838 people, may be making a comeback after some stricter rules from the city.
- Wanna work for Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa by writing his speeches? Here are the job requirements
Cruise off the highway and hit locally-known spots for some tasty bites.
Fentanyl and other drugs fuel record deaths among people experiencing homelessness in L.A. County. From 2019 to 2021, deaths jumped 70% to more than 2,200 in a single year.
This fungi isn’t a “fun guy.” Here’s what to do if you spot or suspect mold in your home.
Donald Trump was a fading TV presence when the WGA strike put a dent in network schedules.
Edward Bronstein died in March 2020 while officers were forcibly taking a blood sample after his detention.
A hike can be a beautiful backdrop as you build your connection with someone.