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Are Any New Freeways Coming to L.A.?

Caltrans answers a reader question

Why Are L.A. Street Signs Blue? Were They Always?

Our in-house historian has the answer

What’s With the Historical Plaque on the Hollywood Home Depot?

A secret is hiding behind some firewood

Did Malibu Ever Have a Railroad?

Well, sort of...
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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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Are There Any Fish in the Silver Lake Reservoir?

Should you bring a pole to the park?

Were There Supposed to Be More Park La Brea Towers?

A post-WWII population boom changed the face of Mid-City