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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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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
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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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Check Out the Brady Bunch House Before and After Its Big ’70s Redo

The cast of the show contributes memories and elbow grease on 'A Very Brady Renovation'
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The La Brea Tar Pits Are an L.A. Landmark. Why Weren’t L.A. Architects Tapped for the Redo?

The iconic Miracle Mile museum unveiled three future plans to the public, all of them designed by outsiders
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A Mammoth Makeover Is Coming to the La Brea Tar Pits

At 38,000 years old, we thought it looked great for its age
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The Beverly Hills Jeweler Who Demolished a Historic Silver Lake Structure Speaks

Anup Jogani thought he was doing something the neighborhood would appreciate—he was very wrong
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The 100 Most Photogenic Spots in L.A.

From Instagrammable bars to vistas that'll bring tears to your eyes, this city has so much beauty to capture
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People Opposed to the New LACMA Plan Never Stood a Chance

A critic's take on the County Board of Supervisors' unanimous approval of a controversial museum redesign