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This Man Has Spent Quarantine Making Ridiculously Meticulous Miniatures of L.A. Landmarks

Tiki Ti, the New Beverly, and Rae’s Restaurant have already been shrunken down by Kieran Wright
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Design Pro Emily Henderson on How to Balance Comfort and Style When You’re Home 24/7

Henderson offers helpful tips—and a look inside her swoon-worthy Lake Arrowhead A-frame
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L.A.’s Shuttered Movie Theaters and Venues Are Using Their Marquees to Speak to the City

From the New Beverly to the Nuart, a visual tour of theater marquees in the era of COVID-19
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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