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A New Documentary on Hollywood Hairdresser and Manson Murder Victim Jay Sebring Is Coming Soon

Quentin Tarantino, Dennis Hopper, and others have been interviewed for a film about the stylist to the stars

A Look Inside the Final Days of Hollywood Park Race Track

Before it shuttered in 2013, photographer Michele Asselin turned her lens on the Inglewood landmark

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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The Pleasures of Plane Spotting at the Proud Bird

For writer Anthony Pignataro, spending afternoons at the LAX-set restaurant became a connection to his present, his past, and the people who’ve populated both
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The Hollywood of Kenneth Anger’s Imagination Is Coming to Life in the Old Spago Space

'Hollywood Babylon: A Re-Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome' melds L.A. lore to create a fresh narrative wonderfully steeped in sleaze

A Photographer Explores Southern California’s Desert Ruins

In the new book ’Abandoned Southern California,’ Ken Lee makes haunting images of crumbling worlds throughout the region
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From Hip-Hop History to Haunted Places, These Offbeat L.A. Tours Aren’t Just for Tourists

We sent a New Zealander on some of the city's most unusual tours, but locals will like them too
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The Real-Life Tinker Bell Reconnected with a Lost Love at 90 and It’s Wonderful

"It’s like a Disney story or a Hallmark movie," says actress Margaret Kerry about her late-in-life romance
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11 Iconic Modernist Homes You Can Visit in L.A.

Go inside some architectural marvels
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10 Projects That Changed the Face of Downtown L.A. During the 2010s

These additions were major in a neighborhood that saw an unprecedented boom over the last decade