Space Savers: Meet the People Fighting to See the Past in L.A.’s Future

Experts weigh in on how historic places in Los Angeles will look in 2020 and beyond

L.A.’s Weirdest Seaside Game Arcade Is Closing

The Redondo Fun Factory is getting replaced by a massive luxury development

For a Latino Reporter, Covering the ’92 Riots Meant Becoming a Spokesperson for “His People”

The riots needed their narrators, and Rubén Martínez embraced the role—until he didn’t

The Nice Guys Writer-Director Shane Black On Why Porn Works So Well as a Plot Device

The movie, starring Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe, brings ’70s Los Angeles to life
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8 Spooky Places to Explore in L.A.

From murder mansions to occult collections, these spots give off very eerie vibes

You Can Take a Jeepney Tour in Filipinotown, and It’s Legit Fun

Easily the best way to see the historic neighborhood
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One of the Last Great SoCal Bowling Alleys Could Soon Be Gone

Preservationists are launching a last-ditch effort to save Palos Verdes Bowl from the wrecking ball

Gaze Inside Oceanside’s Sun-Soaked California Surf Museum

Surfboards, Tikis, and Aloha shirts fill this fun seaside attraction
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How the 1984 Olympics Defined California Cuisine in the Eyes of the World

The food program at the '84 Olympics established L.A.'s culinary reputation—and changed the face of food at future Games