Street vendors and their advocates gathered at City Hall on Oct. 12 to voice concerns and opposition toward three LA City Council motions that put them at risk.
With his engrossing, sometimes chilling book “Midnight in Washington: How We Almost Lost Our Democracy and Still Could,” Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA 28) examines tumultuous events of recent years in historical context while alerting readers to current threats.
Jacob Jonas the Company wants to activate LA by transforming nontraditional spaces into open-air stages for its signature, energetic dance style that mixes contemporary ballet with breakdancing and acrobatic movement.
Seeking to inspire young girls to pursue their dreams and educate them on becoming successful and powerful women in a global society, Los Angeles County Parks will host the seventh annual “I Matter: Girls Empowerment Conference” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at three LA County areas.
Grandma Edna, my mom’s mom, was introverted. A shy and quiet farm wife, she was a champion at food growing, gathering, preserving and serving. In contrast, Grandma Aline, dad’s mom, was talkative and bold. Why am I talking about grandmas? Because there are now ample studies showing the evolu…
Resilience is a word used during the last year to describe Downtown restaurateurs who have simply refused to give up. The word implies a combination of qualities: steely perseverance, unshakeable confidence and a patient, tireless faith in one’s talents and abilities.