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Why Are So Many Car Commercials Shot on This L.A. Bridge?

Chris Nichols answers your burning questions about L.A.

A Photographer Explores Southern California’s Desert Ruins

In the new book ’Abandoned Southern California,’ Ken Lee makes haunting images of crumbling worlds throughout the region
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11 Iconic Modernist Homes You Can Visit in L.A.

Go inside some architectural marvels
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10 L.A. Landmarks We Lost During the 2010s

Let’s take a moment to say goodbye to some historic places that we lost in the last decade
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An Iconic Sherman Oaks Coffee Shop Is Closing Its Doors

Corky's is powering down the grill, but preservationists hope to save the Googie building it called home

The Stranger-than-Fiction History of the Integratron

Architectural historian Daniel Paul explains how a dome inspired by conversations with aliens became a desert landmark
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After 70 Years, the Norms Chain of Iconic Googie Diners Looks to the Future

The throwback chain is celebrating seven decades with new stores, new merch, and really cheap breakfast
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A Developer Changed the Face of a Historic Estate Under Landmark Consideration

The historic Hombly Hills house by pioneering architect Paul Williams was being considered for landmark status when the demolition took place
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Hollywood’s Historic Earl Carroll Theatre Is Coming Back to Life

Shuttered since 2017, the former Aquarius will reopen as an entertainment venue once again
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‘L.A. Confidential’ Is Screening Inside One of Its Most Iconic Locations

The Lovell Health House in Los Feliz opens its doors to movie buffs