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Is Erewhon’s Arrival in Silver Lake the Final Nail in the Gentrifying Neighborhood’s Coffin?

It's been ages since the first domino fell, but the pricey grocery store signals a new phase in the enclave's transformation into WeHo East
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The Story Behind a Beloved Los Feliz Christmas Display

Jöel Perez's annual holiday display is a feast for the eyes, but there's more to it than just sparkles and lights
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A Billionaire’s Neighbor Rejects a Ceasefire in Their Ugly Battle Over a Yard Sculpture

Laguna Beach billionaire Bill Gross wanted his neighbor to agree to "end all hostilities." The neighbor says it's all a stunt
laguna beach chihuly

A Dispute Between Laguna Beach Neighbors Involves a Pricey Sculpture and the Gilligan’s Island Theme Song

Billionaire businessman Bill Gross and his neighbors are at odds over a Chihuly original—and according to dueling lawsuits, things are getting ugly

A Party Venue’s Busted Floor Sends Rowdy Rich Kids Spilling Into the Streets of Brentwood

Neighbors complained of blocked traffic, kids screaming from their Beamers, and more on Friday night
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This Stretch of Venice in Mar Vista Has Become a Destination All Its Own

Where to shop, eat, and drink in the neighborhood east of Venice
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An Outdoor Church in Skid Row Was Already Close to Broke—Then Someone Stole All of Its Equipment

A devastating theft wound up being a blessing in disguise for the Row Church Without Walls

A Trip Down West Adams Boulevard, One of L.A.’s Most Delicious Dining Drags

From beet tinga at a vibrant taco stand to black-eyed pea fritters at a soul food fave, here's what to fill up on along West Adams' main strip

This Pocket of Silver Lake Has Lots of Cool Small Businesses to Browse

From an old-timey guitar shop to a store full of woman-made wines, there's lots to see (and buy) on Hoover Street
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20 Years Ago, L.A. Became Home to the Country’s First and Only Thai Town

The woman who led the charge looks back at her uphill push to establish a cultural enclave in the middle of the city