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How Well Do You Know Griffith Park? A New Guidebook Explores Its Every Nook and Cranny

Just in time for the reopening of L.A.'s trails, hiking expert Casey Schreiner releases the first in-depth guide to Griffith Park

In 1977, Ted Templeman Went to Check Out an Unknown Band from Pasadena and Changed Rock History

In this exclusive excerpt from his new memoir, the Warner Bros producer recalls the thrills and terrors of recording Van Halen’s debut
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A Look Back at California’s Long-Lost Black Beaches and Vacation Spots

In the new book ’Living the California Dream,’ historian Alison Rose Jefferson looks back at leisure’s place in the fight for civil rights
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Staying in With: Musicians RĂśFĂśS DU SOL

The electronic trio shares what’s getting them through

Staying in With: Tech Investor Jesse Draper

Tech investor Jesse Draper was named one of the most connected women in America. Here's how she's staying that way while staying at home.

The Brentwood of My Youth—Joan Didion’s Brentwood—Is Long Gone

Growing up in the Westside neighborhood in the late ’70s, I reveled in its affluent simplicity. Now, I hardly recognize it
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‘I’d Made the Decision I Was Going to Try Heroin’: Dan Peres Delves Into the Dirty Details of His Addiction

In an exclusive excerpt from the former ’Details’ editor’s buzzy new memoir, he recalls a wildly misspent night in Los Angeles

A Former Party Crasher Explains How He Infiltrated Some of Hollywood’s Most Elite Events

"The toughest are the Globes and the Oscars, of course. But nothing is impossible," according to Adrian Maher

1970s Literary ‘It’ Girl Eve Babitz Is Having a Renaissance—at 76

The typically press-shy author opens up about her racy past, her current politics, and how she really feels about being a millennial feminist icon
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Why ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Stars Tom and Ariana Will Never Get Married

The couple has a new house in the Valley, a new cocktail book on shelves, and a fresh season of drama on the horizon