judson stained glass

A Storied Highland Park Studio Is Still Shedding New Light on Stained Glass

After 120-plus years, Judson Studios is making stained glass that's exciting to 21st century eyes
working america

The Faces and Stories of America’s Working Class Come to Life on Screens in Grand Park

Photographer Sam Comen's series 'Working America' celebrates the beating heart of the working class: first-generation and immigrant Americans
coloring book

You Can Now Color Your Way Through 52 L.A. Parks

A new book benefitting Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust is full of cool art and fun facts
vaccinated dating

Does Being Vaccinated Get You More Dating Matches?

Dating apps are giving singles incentive to get their shots
la zoo

L.A. Zoo Is Launching an Ambitious Plan to Conserve Wildlife—and at a Crucial Moment

Biologist Jake Owens gives us a sneak peek at the zoo's new conservation strategic plan, which tackles environmental justice, the illegal animal trade, and more
written off podcast

On a New Podcast, Big Names Give Voice to Stories by Formerly Incarcerated Youth

'Written Off,' a new project from Walter Thompson-Hernández and Jay Ellis, invites stars like Issa Rae and John Legend to read creative writing by young people in the criminal justice system
bootleg theater

Beloved Indie Music Venue Bootleg Theater Is Permanently Closing

Musicians and frequent guests are mourning the loss of a Historic Filipinotown venue that was a second home to many
girl boss

Is Being a ‘Girl Boss’ a Bad Thing? It’s Complicated

On TikTok and Instagram, a term that used to embody Millennial female empowerment has become a way to mock capitalism, superficial activism, and more
avengers campus

The New Avengers Campus at California Adventure Has ‘a Ton’ of Easter Eggs

A whole new land dedicated to the Marvel Universe opens Friday—and it's full of surprises for fans of the franchise
brenda chi

For Artist Brenda Chi, Painting Chinatown Became a Form of Healing

As attacks on Asians proliferated and the COVID crisis ravaged an already rapidly gentrifying L.A. neighborhood, Chi set about chronicling Chinatown in stunning detail