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Why Can’t Some Outdoor Cafés in L.A. Serve Wine?

A wonky-sounding task force is here to help
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What Was the First High-Rise Built in L.A.?

At a whopping 12 stories
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Why Do the Palm Trees on Some L.A. Streets All Lean the Same Way?

You might have wondered this while driving down Finley Ave.
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What’s That Ghostly Glow in Griffith Park? It’s Boney Island

The Valley's favorite spooky carnival returns in a new location

Did Malibu Ever Have a Railroad?

Well, sort of...
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Bob Baker Marionette Theater Is Having a Yard Sale and We Got an Early Look at the Goods

Making a big move to Highland Park means cleaning out its Westlake home of 55 years—and unloading lots of stuff

What Was L.A.’s First Alternative Newspaper?

You can thank the hippies
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Why Is Riverside Called Riverside?

Like, is there even a river?