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Why Doesn’t Skid Row Have a Neighborhood Council? Activists Sound Off in a New Exhibit

Zillionaires Against Humanity takes downtown power brokers to task
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Hop Louie Is Coming Back to Life in Chinatown

Closed since 2016, the iconic Chinese dive is being revived by a pair of investors

L.A.’s NFL Dreams are Back in Play

Rams owner Stan Kroenke is making a move for a stadium in Inglewood

From Aldi to Vons, How Grocery Stores Are Our Connection to L.A.—and Ourselves

In L.A., a beloved grocery store's closing can leave your adrift in a cold, lonely world
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What You Need to Know About Buying a Home in Alhambra

A realtor gives us the skinny on the SGV suburb
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Now Arriving: More L.A. Bus Stops With Free Wifi and Phone Chargers

Soofa’s “smart bench" treats public transit users like 21st century citizens
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As Rents Rise, a Movement to Preserve the Character of Magnolia Park Is Gaining Steam

The funky shops that have long defined the Burbank neighborhood are at risk of displacement or worse

Watch Los Angeles Develop Like Crazy in This Google Earth Timelapse

This is what happens when you combine 32 years' worth of satellite photos