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Are Any New Freeways Coming to L.A.?

Caltrans answers a reader question
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Why Are There Peacocks on the Street in Glendora?

Feathered neighbors in the SGV

Why Does the Mormon Temple on Santa Monica Have So Much Land?

A million square feet is a lot of square feet
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Why Do They Call It the Inland Empire?

It's not the only Inland Empire, you know
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Why Do They Call Them the Santa Ana Winds?

Devil winds with a saintly name
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Are There Any Fish in the Silver Lake Reservoir?

Should you bring a pole to the park?
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Why Is Riverside Called Riverside?

Like, is there even a river?
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What Was the First High-Rise Built in L.A.?

At a whopping 12 stories