One of the biggest knocks on the city of Los Angeles is the lack of public transportation, and the absence of walkable city streets. Heck, the group Missing Persons even had a huge 1988 pop hit with the song "Walkin' in LA" in which they declared, "nobody walks in LA … only a nobody walks in LA."

Every year I eagerly await for that time between May and October when Dance Downtown opens it's season for all dancers at heart.  Every other Friday evening a different dance is being introduced to the LA community, completely free of charge. From Samba to Bollywood to Salsa and Zydeco, it i…

Some 40 L.A. City planners have expressed early interest in taking the retirement buyout being offered in the wake of City budget cuts. The CAO has apparently said that the layoffs would happen by February and probably no later than April.

Film festivals, food delivery services, music everywhere. My head is spinning from all that is happening. Right now I’m hot on Urban Manna, and I can’t wait to get a massage at the Ritz’s new spa. I'm thrilled with the gorgeous Broadway theaters we see with Last Remaining Seats. And I love t…