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Protests Over Proposed Sidewalk Sleeping Law Bring City Council Meeting to a Halt

Several councilmembers also voiced misgivings about the recent rewrite of a 1968 ordinance

CityDig: The Trackless Trolleys of Laurel Canyon

Los Angeles later earned its reputation as a car city, but in the early 20th century it was a laboratory for innovative transportation technologies. In the hills above Hollywood, trackless trolleys brought real estate development to Laurel Canyon.
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Will a Measure to Help L.A.’s Homeless Become a Historic Public Housing Debacle?

As Prop HHH faces delays, resistance, and skyrocketing costs, its goal of building 10,000 housing units in 10 years is in serious jeopardy
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Artists and a Foot Doctor Aren’t Giving Up on Saving the Happy Foot/Sad Foot Sign

Sunset Foot Clinic is hosting a pop-up shop to save the Silver Lake landmark

Slide Show: Treasures From The Disneyland Auction

Artifacts from the Haunted Mansion, Enchanted Tiki Room, and It’s A Small World go up for bids this weekend

CityDig: How Baxter Became One of L.A.’s Steepest Streets

From Dead Man’s Curve on Sunset to the impossibly short on-ramps of the Arroyo Seco Parkway, Los Angeles roadways offer many opportunities for white-knuckled motoring. But perhaps none is as terrifying—or as thrill-inducing—as Baxter Street.

CityDig: L.A.’s Oldest Palm Tree

The fan palm guarding Exposition Park’s Figueroa Street entrance is a survivor of three replantings and a witness to more than 150 years of Los Angeles history. This is its story

Time Travel to 2019 and Experience the Crenshaw Line

A new video illustrates the huge changes coming to Baldwin Hills, Inglewood, and Westchester

The Real Reason Sriracha Has to Stay in Southern California

L.A.’s greatest condiment may have been courted by the great state of Texas, but the business of jalapenos is a tricky one